State Backs Matiang’i’s Stance on Violent Demos, Says Ruto

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has declared the government’s support for Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i’s firmness against violent anti-electoral commission protests.

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has declared the government's support for Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i's firmness against violent anti-electoral commission protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Taken as a Toddler, ‘Orphan’ Reunites With Family

[East African] Leonard Sebarinda, now 70-years-old, was haunted for decades by the disappearance of his daughter, a toddler, in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[East African] Leonard Sebarinda, now 70-years-old, was haunted for decades by the disappearance of his daughter, a toddler, in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Soccer – Dynamos Suffer Title Blow

[Zimbabwe Standard] ZPC Kariba threw spanners in the works for title-chasing Harare giants Dynamos after holding the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders to a draw at Nyamhunga Stadium in Kariba yesterday.

[Zimbabwe Standard] ZPC Kariba threw spanners in the works for title-chasing Harare giants Dynamos after holding the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders to a draw at Nyamhunga Stadium in Kariba yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Ndiraya Aims for the Top Prize

[Zimbabwe Standard] NGEZI Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya yesterday said his side is now gunning for their maiden Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title after edging Bulawayo City at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday, closing the gap on log-leade…

[Zimbabwe Standard] NGEZI Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya yesterday said his side is now gunning for their maiden Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title after edging Bulawayo City at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday, closing the gap on log-leaders Dynamos.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Somalia’s Deadliest Bombing Kills 276, Injures 300

[RFI] At least 276 people have been killed and 300 injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said Monday, making it the deadliest attack ever to hit conflict torn Somalia.

[RFI] At least 276 people have been killed and 300 injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said Monday, making it the deadliest attack ever to hit conflict torn Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Switzerland Supports Cooperation Projects in Eritrea

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -Having withdrawn from the country over ten years ago, the SDC has now resumed support for cooperation projects in Eritrea. In October 2017, it began supporting two vocational projects in a pilot phase scheduled to run u…

[PR Newswire] Bern, Switzerland -Having withdrawn from the country over ten years ago, the SDC has now resumed support for cooperation projects in Eritrea. In October 2017, it began supporting two vocational projects in a pilot phase scheduled to run until the end of 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Kenya Re Ranked Most Attractive Insurance Firm for Investment

[Nation] Kenya Re #ticker:KNRE has been ranked as the most attractive listed underwriter on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) in the first half of 2017, as measured by franchise value and intrinsic scores, a new report shows.

[Nation] Kenya Re #ticker:KNRE has been ranked as the most attractive listed underwriter on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) in the first half of 2017, as measured by franchise value and intrinsic scores, a new report shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Test of Will Monday as Kenyatta, Odinga Take Contrary Positions on Protests

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday backed his Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi’s position that the government would not sit idly by and allow Opposition protests that disturb the peace and lead to destruction on property.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday backed his Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi's position that the government would not sit idly by and allow Opposition protests that disturb the peace and lead to destruction on property.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soccer – Chapungu Thrash Tsholotsho

[Zimbabwe Standard] Tsholotsho continued to find the going tough after suffering a three-nil drubbing at the hands of visiting Chapungu in an exciting Premier League game at Dulivhadzimo Stadium yesterday.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Tsholotsho continued to find the going tough after suffering a three-nil drubbing at the hands of visiting Chapungu in an exciting Premier League game at Dulivhadzimo Stadium yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What Happens When President Zuma, a Chess Player Misses the Plot?

[CAJ News] I am no chess pro. But I know how a good, a bad, and a very bad game ends. As a chess player, President Jacob Zuma should know that his campaign for ex-wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is leaning toward very bad.

[CAJ News] I am no chess pro. But I know how a good, a bad, and a very bad game ends. As a chess player, President Jacob Zuma should know that his campaign for ex-wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is leaning toward very bad.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa