Kenyatta’s Apology Marks Climax of State of the Nation Address

[Nation] Forgive me.” Those were the two words that marked the climax of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s State of the Nation address on Wednesday as he used the annual event to make a call for Kenyans to unite in the wake of a divisive and fraught electione…

[Nation] Forgive me." Those were the two words that marked the climax of President Uhuru Kenyatta's State of the Nation address on Wednesday as he used the annual event to make a call for Kenyans to unite in the wake of a divisive and fraught electioneering period last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Guptas Want to Appeal Ruling Ordering Them to Return Aircraft

[News24Wire] Members of the Gupta family are on Thursday expected to apply for leave to appeal a ruling handed down in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg which ordered them to return a luxury aircraft that they were leasing.

[News24Wire] Members of the Gupta family are on Thursday expected to apply for leave to appeal a ruling handed down in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg which ordered them to return a luxury aircraft that they were leasing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

11 Lake Chad Governors Meet Over Boko Haram

[Daily Trust] Some 11 governors from states affected by Boko Haram insurgency in the Lake Chad Region are to meet in Maiduguri this weekend in efforts to design a framework to address the crisis.

[Daily Trust] Some 11 governors from states affected by Boko Haram insurgency in the Lake Chad Region are to meet in Maiduguri this weekend in efforts to design a framework to address the crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram – Govt Tasked On Special Care for Children Migrants

[Daily Trust] Stakeholders in Abuja urged the Federal Government to pay special attention to the wellbeing of migrant children affected across the country especially those displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East.

[Daily Trust] Stakeholders in Abuja urged the Federal Government to pay special attention to the wellbeing of migrant children affected across the country especially those displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gay Author Binyavanga Wainaina to Marry Long-Term Partner

[Nairobi News] Gay Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina has proposed to his long term partner after dating for more than five years, with the couple now set to wed early next year.

[Nairobi News] Gay Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina has proposed to his long term partner after dating for more than five years, with the couple now set to wed early next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Day Zero 2019 ‘Highly Likely’ for Cape Town – Climate Scientists

[News24Wire] It is highly unlikely that Cape Town’s catchment area will get the above average rainfall it desperately needs this year to break one of the city’s worst droughts on record, a climate scientist has said.

[News24Wire] It is highly unlikely that Cape Town's catchment area will get the above average rainfall it desperately needs this year to break one of the city's worst droughts on record, a climate scientist has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa