Delicate Balancing Act As Parties Pick Nominees

[Nation] Top political parties were on Saturday night racing against time to beat the midnight deadline for submitting the names of their nominees to the senate, the National Assembly and county assemblies even as it emerged that top party officials, s…

[Nation] Top political parties were on Saturday night racing against time to beat the midnight deadline for submitting the names of their nominees to the senate, the National Assembly and county assemblies even as it emerged that top party officials, sitting and former MPs as well as trade unionists were dominating the lists.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Crisis in DR Congo Worsens As Death Toll Rises and Refugees Flee

[Deutsche Welle] The UN estimates that more than 3,300 have been killed, and 1.3 million forced to flee violence since last August. Meanwhile, neighboring Angola has expelled 8,000 Congolese refugees seeking an escape from the violence.

[Deutsche Welle] The UN estimates that more than 3,300 have been killed, and 1.3 million forced to flee violence since last August. Meanwhile, neighboring Angola has expelled 8,000 Congolese refugees seeking an escape from the violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Nigeria’s Voguepay Wants to Capture the Ecowas Region With Its Payment Processing Service

[Balancing Act] London -The African online and mobile payment processing space is becoming extremely crowded. The winners will be those that can deliver high volumes of transactions. So whatever the problems of the Nigerian economy has now, it would be…

[Balancing Act] London -The African online and mobile payment processing space is becoming extremely crowded. The winners will be those that can deliver high volumes of transactions. So whatever the problems of the Nigerian economy has now, it would be sensible to be looking for long-term winners in that market. Russell Southwood spoke to one of the runners, Michael Simeon, Co-Founder and CEO, VoguePay.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It’s Wrong for a Woman to Claim Equality With a Man in Marriage – -Lilian Larkai

[Vanguard] Beautiful and curvy Ghanaian actress, Lilian Larkai has become something of a sensation on the Instagram but not for her hot body or pretty face, but for her philosophic mind, as she continues to reel out life-inspiring messages to her fans …

[Vanguard] Beautiful and curvy Ghanaian actress, Lilian Larkai has become something of a sensation on the Instagram but not for her hot body or pretty face, but for her philosophic mind, as she continues to reel out life-inspiring messages to her fans almost on daily page on the Instagram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ambode – Talking With His Works

[Vanguard] At the outset of the present dispensation, not many had believed that Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had the capacity to pilot the affairs of the State.

[Vanguard] At the outset of the present dispensation, not many had believed that Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode had the capacity to pilot the affairs of the State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

HM the King Chairs in Casablanca Graduation Ceremony of Royal School

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, TRH Princesses, and HH Prince Moulay Ismail, chaired, on Saturday at the Royal palace in Casablanca, the graduation ceremony of the year 2016-…

[MAP] Rabat -HM King Mohammed VI, accompanied by HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan, HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, TRH Princesses, and HH Prince Moulay Ismail, chaired, on Saturday at the Royal palace in Casablanca, the graduation ceremony of the year 2016-2017 of the Royal school.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

How We Found the Headless Body of My Mother in the Farm – Bereaved Son

[Vanguard] Benin-City -In what looks like a replica of the Aba women riot of November 1929, women in Ekpoma, Edo State took to the streets on Thursday to protest the alleged killing of a 57 year-old mother of six, Mrs Margaret Odiamehi. Hell was let lo…

[Vanguard] Benin-City -In what looks like a replica of the Aba women riot of November 1929, women in Ekpoma, Edo State took to the streets on Thursday to protest the alleged killing of a 57 year-old mother of six, Mrs Margaret Odiamehi. Hell was let loose when the women, who were at the market, learnt that their colleague had been raped and murdered in the farm by suspected herdsmen. The murder brings to six the number of women murdered in the area in the last two by alleged herdsmen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria