New Poll Shows Uhuru Ahead With 53%, Raila 42%

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A new opinion poll released shows that President Uhuru Kenyatta would emerge victorious if elections were to be held today, with 53 per cent, ahead of Raila Odinga’s 42 per cent.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A new opinion poll released shows that President Uhuru Kenyatta would emerge victorious if elections were to be held today, with 53 per cent, ahead of Raila Odinga's 42 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Road Map – Govt, IOCs Earmark N2 Trillion for 457 Projects in N’Delta

[Vanguard] Asaba -Months after the Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo’s fact-finding tour of Niger-Delta, the Federal Government has come up with a two-year Strategic Implementation Work Plan, SWIP, involving the execution of 457 short, medium and lo…

[Vanguard] Asaba -Months after the Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo's fact-finding tour of Niger-Delta, the Federal Government has come up with a two-year Strategic Implementation Work Plan, SWIP, involving the execution of 457 short, medium and long-term projects, to the tune of N2,065,140,035,959, across the nine states of the region, starting from this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Father Burns 13-Yr-Old Son, Ties Him Up for 3 Days

[Vanguard] Ughelli -A father of five, Austin Segun, who tied his 13-year-old son to a burglar-proof for three days because a Church leader said the boy was a wizard, has been given an ultimatum to leave Eruemukohwarien community, Ughelli North Local Go…

[Vanguard] Ughelli -A father of five, Austin Segun, who tied his 13-year-old son to a burglar-proof for three days because a Church leader said the boy was a wizard, has been given an ultimatum to leave Eruemukohwarien community, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S.$5,3 Million for Dry Port Project in Kigoma

[Citizen] The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) is to build an extensive dry port at Katosho, Kigoma termed as one among the biggest investment made by the authority in modern times

[Citizen] The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) is to build an extensive dry port at Katosho, Kigoma termed as one among the biggest investment made by the authority in modern times

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

10 Killed in Mogadishu Suicide Bombing

[Dalsan Radio] At least ten people were killed and fifteen injured when a car bomb went off on the busy Makkah Mukaramah road in Mogadishu on Sunday. The car bomb detonated in a traffic jam.

[Dalsan Radio] At least ten people were killed and fifteen injured when a car bomb went off on the busy Makkah Mukaramah road in Mogadishu on Sunday. The car bomb detonated in a traffic jam.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

18 AMISOM Troops Killed in Al-Shabaab Ambush

[Dalsan Radio] At least 18 African Union troops were killed in a deadly ambush in the Lower Shabelle region by al-Shabab militants, officials and security sources told VOA Somali.

[Dalsan Radio] At least 18 African Union troops were killed in a deadly ambush in the Lower Shabelle region by al-Shabab militants, officials and security sources told VOA Somali.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

To Achieve Ambitious Goals – We Need to Start With Our Basic Rights

[IPS] New York -Recent protests in Ethiopia have seen people demonstrate in their thousands, angry at their authoritarian government, its favouritism towards those close to the ruling elite, and its failure to share the country’s wealth more equally.

[IPS] New York -Recent protests in Ethiopia have seen people demonstrate in their thousands, angry at their authoritarian government, its favouritism towards those close to the ruling elite, and its failure to share the country's wealth more equally.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

IPOB Members Storm Church, Protest to Obiano

[Vanguard] The insistence by members of IPOB, that there would be no election in Anambra State in November this year, allegedly took a dangerous dimension with some youths suspected to be members of IPOB storming St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Ekwulobia…

[Vanguard] The insistence by members of IPOB, that there would be no election in Anambra State in November this year, allegedly took a dangerous dimension with some youths suspected to be members of IPOB storming St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Ekwulobia in Aguata Local Government Area, Anambra State where Governor Willie Obiano was worshipping and tried to disrupt the service.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria