Why Killers Find It Easy Using Boda Boda in Murders

[Monitor] Kampala -For the last seven years, at least 12 killings have been carried out by killers riding motorcycles commonly referred to as boda boda, who escape from the crime scenes and are never traced in spite of police efforts.

[Monitor] Kampala -For the last seven years, at least 12 killings have been carried out by killers riding motorcycles commonly referred to as boda boda, who escape from the crime scenes and are never traced in spite of police efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Turkana Has Valid Misgivings About Oil

[Nation] For over a decade, I lived adjacent to the building where Jomo Kenyatta spent two years under house arrest in Lodwar. The house was the epitome of decay and neglect, yet no one complained/ Locals claimed that Turkana District was just as negle…

[Nation] For over a decade, I lived adjacent to the building where Jomo Kenyatta spent two years under house arrest in Lodwar. The house was the epitome of decay and neglect, yet no one complained/ Locals claimed that Turkana District was just as neglected and abandoned during the founding father's tenure as President.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Exclusive – What Buhari Was Told On Sate Security Allegations

[Premium Times] In response to the query President Muhammadu Buhari ordered, the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, questioned the sincerity and motive of the State Security Service, SSS, which accu…

[Premium Times] In response to the query President Muhammadu Buhari ordered, the embattled acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, questioned the sincerity and motive of the State Security Service, SSS, which accused him of integrity deficiency and professional misconduct, official correspondence reviewed by PREMIUM TIMES showed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Seeks Return of UK Visa Office to Nairobi From Pretoria

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government is seeking to have the United Kingdom visa office re-established in Nairobi to ease the process of the acquisition of travel documents by Kenyans.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government is seeking to have the United Kingdom visa office re-established in Nairobi to ease the process of the acquisition of travel documents by Kenyans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How Achebe’s Four Books Have Traced Africa’s Transition

[Nation] It will be four years on March 22 since Albert Chinualumogu Achebe, the doyen of African literature passed on. That the father of African literature (a title he has declined on numerous occasions) harnessed creativity to present Africa in its …

[Nation] It will be four years on March 22 since Albert Chinualumogu Achebe, the doyen of African literature passed on. That the father of African literature (a title he has declined on numerous occasions) harnessed creativity to present Africa in its transformative stages, which I would wish to categorise as pre-colonial, colonial, post-independence (a period not more than a decade after independence) and contemporary is in no doubt. In his works, he intertwines history with creativity to represent Africa's trajec

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘We Have to Put All Our Ducks in a Row,’ Dlamini Says After Concourt Ruling

[News24Wire] The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the Department of Social Development must put all their ducks in a row now that the Constitutional Court has given them a second chance to prove themselves, Minister Bathabile Dlamini sa…

[News24Wire] The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the Department of Social Development must put all their ducks in a row now that the Constitutional Court has given them a second chance to prove themselves, Minister Bathabile Dlamini said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Biometric Voting No Silver Bullet’

[The Herald] The Biometric Voter Registration system was used in the 2013 Kenyan elections where Uhuru Kenyatta became president. Ambassador Simbi Mubako headed a joint election observer mission of Comesa, EAC and IGAD monitoring those elections. Chris…

[The Herald] The Biometric Voter Registration system was used in the 2013 Kenyan elections where Uhuru Kenyatta became president. Ambassador Simbi Mubako headed a joint election observer mission of Comesa, EAC and IGAD monitoring those elections. Christopher Charamba (CC) spoke to Ambassador Mubako (SM) to understand how the BVR system impacted the elections in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe