Nigerians Demand End to Killings

[News24Wire] Nigerians in Abuja reportedly staged an anti-xenophobia protest outside the South African embassy in the capital Abuja on Wednesday, calling on authorities to “stop attacks on African nationals”.

[News24Wire] Nigerians in Abuja reportedly staged an anti-xenophobia protest outside the South African embassy in the capital Abuja on Wednesday, calling on authorities to "stop attacks on African nationals".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lwamafa, Obey Bail Hearing Postponed

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of the bail application by three former Public Service officials convicted for stealing pension money did not take place yesterday. This was after the Deputy Chief Justice Steven Kavuma who was scheduled to hear the appli…

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of the bail application by three former Public Service officials convicted for stealing pension money did not take place yesterday. This was after the Deputy Chief Justice Steven Kavuma who was scheduled to hear the application as a single judge, did not show up due to ill-health.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IEBC Election Timelines Thrown Into Disarray

[East African] A string of litigation and delays in gazettement of electoral regulations threaten the smooth preparations for Kenya’s general election, with the electoral body having no margin for error in the countdown to the August 8 poll.

[East African] A string of litigation and delays in gazettement of electoral regulations threaten the smooth preparations for Kenya's general election, with the electoral body having no margin for error in the countdown to the August 8 poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Sign Coalition Pact

[East African] The Kenyan opposition Wednesday launched and signed the coalition agreement for the National Super Alliance (Nasa) promising to deliver in seven key areas.

[East African] The Kenyan opposition Wednesday launched and signed the coalition agreement for the National Super Alliance (Nasa) promising to deliver in seven key areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya