Safaricom Boss Bob Collymore Opens Up on Medical Leave Amid Concern

[Nairobi News] Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore has spoken out for the first time on his medical leave, assuring Kenyans that he is doing well, a month after he left for specialized treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

[Nairobi News] Safaricom chief executive Bob Collymore has spoken out for the first time on his medical leave, assuring Kenyans that he is doing well, a month after he left for specialized treatment for an undisclosed ailment.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nairobi Turns to a Ghost Town On Quiet Boxing Day

[Nairobi News] The city of Nairobi is almost a hideous spectacle during Christmas. The period between the eve of Christmas and the New Year has a curious way of sucking life out of the capital.

[Nairobi News] The city of Nairobi is almost a hideous spectacle during Christmas. The period between the eve of Christmas and the New Year has a curious way of sucking life out of the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyatta Told to Cancel State House New Year Party

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to cancel this year’s State House New Year party and use the funds to clear bills for patients detained at Kenyatta National Hospital.

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Woman Representative Esther Passaris wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to cancel this year's State House New Year party and use the funds to clear bills for patients detained at Kenyatta National Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sydenham SAPS Seeks Missing Person

[SAPS] Sydenham police are appealing to the members of the community to assist regarding a missing person Sifiso Mteshane (24) from Reservoir Hills, Durban. He was last seen on 18 December 2017, at Reservoir Hills, wearing red tracksuit, black jacket a…

[SAPS] Sydenham police are appealing to the members of the community to assist regarding a missing person Sifiso Mteshane (24) from Reservoir Hills, Durban. He was last seen on 18 December 2017, at Reservoir Hills, wearing red tracksuit, black jacket and white takkies.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Security Guard Who ‘Accidentally’ Killed Man to Appear in Court

[News24Wire] The security guard who “accidentally” shot and killed a manager of a fast food outlet on Christmas Day in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal, has been charged with murder, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The security guard who "accidentally" shot and killed a manager of a fast food outlet on Christmas Day in Mandeni, KwaZulu-Natal, has been charged with murder, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Women to Appear in Court On Charges of Concealment of Birth

[SAPS] A 23-year-old woman and her 32-year-old sister will appear at the Nkomazi Magistrate’s Court facing concealment of birth as well as attempted murder charges on 27 December 2017.

[SAPS] A 23-year-old woman and her 32-year-old sister will appear at the Nkomazi Magistrate's Court facing concealment of birth as well as attempted murder charges on 27 December 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

54 Students Abandoned University to Join Terror Groups

[Shabelle] At least 54 university students have abandoned their studies to join terrorist groups in the past two years. The majority of them – 44 – joined the groups last year but this year only 14 have fled, a police report reveals.

[Shabelle] At least 54 university students have abandoned their studies to join terrorist groups in the past two years. The majority of them - 44 - joined the groups last year but this year only 14 have fled, a police report reveals.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Egypt, Sudan in Talks to Break Logjam Over Dam

[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed in Addis Ababa with his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu means of enhancing joint cooperation and the outcome of a recent technical committee meeting on the Ethiopian renaissance dam.

[Egypt Online] Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed in Addis Ababa with his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu means of enhancing joint cooperation and the outcome of a recent technical committee meeting on the Ethiopian renaissance dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt