Shoppers Switch to Bio-Friendly Bags as Ban on Plastic Starts

[Nation] Retailers and shoppers generally switched to bio-friendly bags, avoiding costly confrontation with the environmental watchdog as ban on plastic took effect on Monday.

[Nation] Retailers and shoppers generally switched to bio-friendly bags, avoiding costly confrontation with the environmental watchdog as ban on plastic took effect on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Angola’s Economic Woes Top of Citizens’, New President’s Priority List

[VOA] Luanda -Angolans have elected their first new president in nearly four decades and they say he must address the glaring gap between rich and poor. Despite being Africa’s second largest oil producer, most of Angola’s citizens live in poverty, amid…

[VOA] Luanda -Angolans have elected their first new president in nearly four decades and they say he must address the glaring gap between rich and poor. Despite being Africa's second largest oil producer, most of Angola's citizens live in poverty, amid runaway inflation and high unemployment.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

CJ Warns Over Server Access as Odinga, IEBC Lawyers Bicker

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Chief Justice David Maraga has warned the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) against failing to fully comply with the order directing it to provide access to its servers for scrutiny, following an application b…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Chief Justice David Maraga has warned the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) against failing to fully comply with the order directing it to provide access to its servers for scrutiny, following an application by lawyers representing NASA leader Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Judge Ibrahim Taken Ill, CJ Says Petition Will Go On

[Capital FM] Nairobi -One the judges currently hearing the petition challenging the presidential election outcome at the Supreme Court, Mohammed Ibrahim, is absent after being taken ill.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -One the judges currently hearing the petition challenging the presidential election outcome at the Supreme Court, Mohammed Ibrahim, is absent after being taken ill.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chamber of Mines Sends Condolences to Families of Kusasalethu Miners

[News24Wire] The Chamber of Mines has sent its condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of the three miners who died in Harmony Gold’s Kusasalethu mine, near Carletonville.

[News24Wire] The Chamber of Mines has sent its condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of the three miners who died in Harmony Gold's Kusasalethu mine, near Carletonville.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Rusty… ‘ Cummings Gibes At Boakai’s Race Car Analogy

[Observer] The standard bearer of the ruling Unity Party might have shot himself in the leg with an analogy he made at the recent presidential debate that he is a race car that has been parked in the garage for the past twelve years – and as a result h…

[Observer] The standard bearer of the ruling Unity Party might have shot himself in the leg with an analogy he made at the recent presidential debate that he is a race car that has been parked in the garage for the past twelve years - and as a result has been dormant for those many years. According to ANC presidential candidate Alexander B. Cummings, it is obvious that the car is obsolete and, as a result, should have no place in the elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia