High Court Orders Electoral Body to Release Voter List

[Nation] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will in the next 48 hours have to publish a confirmation that the register of voters is open for public inspection, the High Court has ruled.

[Nation] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will in the next 48 hours have to publish a confirmation that the register of voters is open for public inspection, the High Court has ruled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Will Get Funds for a Run-Off, Treasury CS Says

[Nation] The Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich on Thursday said adequate funds have been set aside for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to conduct a run-off if neither of the presidential candidates garners more than half of th…

[Nation] The Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich on Thursday said adequate funds have been set aside for the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission to conduct a run-off if neither of the presidential candidates garners more than half of the votes cast in next Tuesday General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Revenue Service Head Denies Claims of Meeting With Gupta Family

[News24Wire] South African Revenue Service (SARS) commissioner Tom Moyane has denied allegations that he met with any members of the Gupta family in his personal and private capacity, in a statement released by SARS on Friday.

[News24Wire] South African Revenue Service (SARS) commissioner Tom Moyane has denied allegations that he met with any members of the Gupta family in his personal and private capacity, in a statement released by SARS on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyan Trio Plot Mo Farah Downfall

[Nation] Kenya expects its first medals on Friday night when World 10,000m silver medallist Geoffrey Kamworor, Olympic 10,000m silver medallist Paul Tanui and World Half Marathon silver medallist Bedan Karoki battle in men’s 10,000m final on the openin…

[Nation] Kenya expects its first medals on Friday night when World 10,000m silver medallist Geoffrey Kamworor, Olympic 10,000m silver medallist Paul Tanui and World Half Marathon silver medallist Bedan Karoki battle in men's 10,000m final on the opening day of the World Championships here.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Anglican Church to Pay Clerics Suspended Over Homosexuality

[Nation] The Anglican Church will reinstate three priests sacked over homosexuality and pay them Sh6.8 million after court of appeal rejected its application to stop execution of the court orders.

[Nation] The Anglican Church will reinstate three priests sacked over homosexuality and pay them Sh6.8 million after court of appeal rejected its application to stop execution of the court orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Muthaiga Golfer is Junior Champ

[Nation] Muthaiga Golf Club’s Kibugu Mutahi on Thursday completed a four rounds total of 11 over par 295 to become the new Kenya Junior Strokeplay golf champion.

[Nation] Muthaiga Golf Club's Kibugu Mutahi on Thursday completed a four rounds total of 11 over par 295 to become the new Kenya Junior Strokeplay golf champion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

In Rural Kenya, Women Hit By Drought Trade Water for Firewood

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kobolwo -“Women are very involved in agricultural activities so we should tap their potential when looking for alternative sources of income to preserve the environment”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kobolwo -"Women are very involved in agricultural activities so we should tap their potential when looking for alternative sources of income to preserve the environment"

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ban On Poultry Products Driving Prices Up

[AIM] Maputo -The ban imposed in June by the authorities on imports of all birds and their derivatives from the Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the wake of an outbreak of avian flu in those countries is driving prices up in M…

[AIM] Maputo -The ban imposed in June by the authorities on imports of all birds and their derivatives from the Democratic Republic of Congo, South Africa and Zimbabwe in the wake of an outbreak of avian flu in those countries is driving prices up in Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Six Dead After Boat Sinks

[AIM] Maputo -At least six people have died and several others are reportedly missing after a boat sank on Monday morning in the administrative post of Nova Sofala, district of Buzi, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala.

[AIM] Maputo -At least six people have died and several others are reportedly missing after a boat sank on Monday morning in the administrative post of Nova Sofala, district of Buzi, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique