Babu Owino Re-Arrested Moments After Release on Bond

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has been arrested shortly after the court released him on a Sh500,000 cash bail and two sureties of Sh1 million each in a subversion case.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Embakasi East MP Babu Owino has been arrested shortly after the court released him on a Sh500,000 cash bail and two sureties of Sh1 million each in a subversion case.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

United We Will Win Again, President Tells Jubilee

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today told delegates from the Jubilee Party and its affiliates that they should remain united and focused to ensure an even larger victory in fresh presidential elections due on October 26.

[Kenya Presidency] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta today told delegates from the Jubilee Party and its affiliates that they should remain united and focused to ensure an even larger victory in fresh presidential elections due on October 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Odinga Hires Private Security After Withdrawal of Police

[Nation] Private guards have been hired to man the rural home of National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga in Bondo after the National Police Service withdrew officers it had posted there.

[Nation] Private guards have been hired to man the rural home of National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga in Bondo after the National Police Service withdrew officers it had posted there.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chebukati Meets With Jubilee and Nasa Representatives Over Repeat Presidential Poll

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A meeting between representatives of the Jubilee Party (JP), National Super Alliance (NASA) and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) resumed Wednesday afternoon after a midday break taken to allow parties to …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A meeting between representatives of the Jubilee Party (JP), National Super Alliance (NASA) and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) resumed Wednesday afternoon after a midday break taken to allow parties to consult.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Says President Return Date Not an Issue for Now

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government spokesman has declared that the issue of when President Peter Mutharika will return to the country remains unnecessary for now after other heads of State left New York to their respective countries at the end of the 2017…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government spokesman has declared that the issue of when President Peter Mutharika will return to the country remains unnecessary for now after other heads of State left New York to their respective countries at the end of the 2017 United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Rights Groups: Freedom of the Press Under Fire in Tanzania

[VOA] Nairobi -Human rights organizations accuse Tanzania’s government of using repressive legislation to muzzle the media, civil society and opposition politicians critical of the institution. The critics say cyber crime laws, which took effect two ye…

[VOA] Nairobi -Human rights organizations accuse Tanzania's government of using repressive legislation to muzzle the media, civil society and opposition politicians critical of the institution. The critics say cyber crime laws, which took effect two years ago, have been used against nine media organizations, with the Mwanahalisi newspaper the latest to be banned. Rights groups are calling on the government to align its laws with the practices and standards of the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Majority Unable to Buy Land – Minister Shaningwa

[New Era] Windhoek -The Minister of Urban and Rural Development yesterday acknowledged that the majority of Namibian residents are unable to buy houses and serviced land as market prices are too high.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Minister of Urban and Rural Development yesterday acknowledged that the majority of Namibian residents are unable to buy houses and serviced land as market prices are too high.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Prosecutor Fails to Turn Up Uladi’s Passport Case, Adjourned

[Nyasa Times] Lead prosecutor Kamudoni Nyasulu on Tuesday failed to show up at Lilongwe High Court and the case involding People’s Party (PP) parliamentary leader Uladi Mussa over passport and citizenship scandal failed to take off.

[Nyasa Times] Lead prosecutor Kamudoni Nyasulu on Tuesday failed to show up at Lilongwe High Court and the case involding People's Party (PP) parliamentary leader Uladi Mussa over passport and citizenship scandal failed to take off.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi