Kenya’s Post-Election Violence Leaves Several Dead

[Deutsche Welle] Growing violence across the country comes in the wake of the official announcement that President Uhuru Kenyatta won Tuesday’s vote. Post-election violence in 2007 had left more than 1,100 people dead.

[Deutsche Welle] Growing violence across the country comes in the wake of the official announcement that President Uhuru Kenyatta won Tuesday's vote. Post-election violence in 2007 had left more than 1,100 people dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parents in Borno State to Receive Allowance for Sending Children to School

[Deutsche Welle] Authorities are attempting to counter the Boko Haram insurgency by offering an allowance to parents who send their children to school. It comes amid reports some familes are ‘donating’ their daughters to the insurgency.

[Deutsche Welle] Authorities are attempting to counter the Boko Haram insurgency by offering an allowance to parents who send their children to school. It comes amid reports some familes are 'donating' their daughters to the insurgency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Women Elected in Kenya, but the Numbers Still Fall Short

[East African] Kenya women have performed better in the 2017 elections, compared with 2013, but the numbers still fall short of the constitutional two-thirds gender requirement.

[East African] Kenya women have performed better in the 2017 elections, compared with 2013, but the numbers still fall short of the constitutional two-thirds gender requirement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prisons Chief Survives Suicide Bombing By His Niece

[Dalsan Radio] The Commander of custodial corps General Hussein Hassan Osman on Friday survived an assassination attempt after a suicide bomber detonated explosives in prison.

[Dalsan Radio] The Commander of custodial corps General Hussein Hassan Osman on Friday survived an assassination attempt after a suicide bomber detonated explosives in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Nigerian Army Acts On Intelligence Report, Collaborates With UN

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army acted on intelligence reports in combing some areas of Maiduguri Metropolis which included a house purported to accommodate some staff of an international humanitarian organisation.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army acted on intelligence reports in combing some areas of Maiduguri Metropolis which included a house purported to accommodate some staff of an international humanitarian organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria to End Open Drugs Market in 2018 – Minister

[Premium Times] The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has said that the government was determined to stop the sale of drugs in open markets in the country at the end of 2018.

[Premium Times] The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, has said that the government was determined to stop the sale of drugs in open markets in the country at the end of 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria