IEBC to Brief Diplomats on Next Week’s Poll Readiness

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will convene a forum with foreign envoys on Tuesday to brief them on its readiness for next week’s repeat presidential election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will convene a forum with foreign envoys on Tuesday to brief them on its readiness for next week's repeat presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Basketball – Savio First to Sail to Super Cup Semis

[Daily News] SAVIO were the first to book their place in the semifinal of the StarTimes Super Cup Basketball tournament following their 61-40 win over Tanzania Prisons at the Gymkhana Basketball courts in the city over the weekend.

[Daily News] SAVIO were the first to book their place in the semifinal of the StarTimes Super Cup Basketball tournament following their 61-40 win over Tanzania Prisons at the Gymkhana Basketball courts in the city over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Win-Less Tag Echoes Round 6

[Daily News] THE sixth round of the highly challenging Premier League climaxed with only 13 goals netted in the eight venues. The most notable, however, was seven draws with only one victory notched in all venues to end it as the least entertaining wee…

[Daily News] THE sixth round of the highly challenging Premier League climaxed with only 13 goals netted in the eight venues. The most notable, however, was seven draws with only one victory notched in all venues to end it as the least entertaining week for the fans, only Young Africans supporters left the pitch with a broad smile following their team's 2-1 win over Kagera Sugar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Lifts Demo Ban in Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa CBDs

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court has temporarily lifted the ban placed on demonstrations within the Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu Central Business Districts by Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court has temporarily lifted the ban placed on demonstrations within the Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu Central Business Districts by Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Forms 34A, B Back in Focus as Court Rules on Chebukati Role

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will on Tuesday morning render judgement on how the Returning Officer in the presidential election is meant to verify results from the polling station and constituency.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will on Tuesday morning render judgement on how the Returning Officer in the presidential election is meant to verify results from the polling station and constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bid to Uplift Regional Textile Sector

[Daily News] EAST Africa is seeking to galvanise synergies of textiles industry players by linking the local cotton, textile and apparels industry to the untapped markets in the region, ‘Daily News’ has learnt.

[Daily News] EAST Africa is seeking to galvanise synergies of textiles industry players by linking the local cotton, textile and apparels industry to the untapped markets in the region, 'Daily News' has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No South Africans Among Mogadishu Victims – DIRCO

[Shabelle] Pretoria – The Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) says no South Africans were among the more than 300 people killed in a terror attack on the Somali capital Mogadishu. Over 300 were wounded as well in the deadlies…

[Shabelle] Pretoria - The Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) says no South Africans were among the more than 300 people killed in a terror attack on the Somali capital Mogadishu. Over 300 were wounded as well in the deadliest attack to date on the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tension Remains High in El Wak Town in Gedo Region

[Shabelle] A tense of fighting between Somali National Army and Jubbaland state forces was reported to be running high in El Wak town, located in Somalia’s southwestern Gedo region.

[Shabelle] A tense of fighting between Somali National Army and Jubbaland state forces was reported to be running high in El Wak town, located in Somalia's southwestern Gedo region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

49,000 Displaced Return – UNHCR

[Shabelle] Reports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indicate that some 49,000 individuals have been newly internally-displaced countrywide during September (August: 63,000). Of these, for 30,000 the primary reason given was drought related. This represents the lowest figure this year.

[Shabelle] Reports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indicate that some 49,000 individuals have been newly internally-displaced countrywide during September (August: 63,000). Of these, for 30,000 the primary reason given was drought related. This represents the lowest figure this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia