Anti-IEBC Protesters Gather in Nairobi, Kisumu

[Nation] Supporters of the National Super Alliance (Nasa) have returned to the streets as the opposition stepped up its push for reforms at the electoral commission following the withdrawal of their candidate in the repeat presidential election.

[Nation] Supporters of the National Super Alliance (Nasa) have returned to the streets as the opposition stepped up its push for reforms at the electoral commission following the withdrawal of their candidate in the repeat presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cyber Security Ministry a Welcome Development

[The Herald] Well done to the Government of Zimbabwe for having created the new Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. This is the first of its kind and as Zimbabwe Information Communication Technologies (ZICT) hope and pray that …

[The Herald] Well done to the Government of Zimbabwe for having created the new Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. This is the first of its kind and as Zimbabwe Information Communication Technologies (ZICT) hope and pray that all the structures will be put in place as soon as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Freak Storm in Gauteng Leaves Residents Without Electricity, Water and Toilets

[GroundUp] When fierce winds started to lift the roof of her home, Isabella Dikupe grabbed her two children and fled. “We ran out of the house into the open field across the road and waited out in the open until it was over,” said Dikupe.

[GroundUp] When fierce winds started to lift the roof of her home, Isabella Dikupe grabbed her two children and fled. "We ran out of the house into the open field across the road and waited out in the open until it was over," said Dikupe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Hekpoort Settlement Has Been Trying for 12 Years to Get Water

[GroundUp] Politicians don’t work for people, say residents of the settlement of Schaumburg in the North West Province. They are going into the rainy season without the water or sanitation services they have been asking for since 2005.

[GroundUp] Politicians don't work for people, say residents of the settlement of Schaumburg in the North West Province. They are going into the rainy season without the water or sanitation services they have been asking for since 2005.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Thumbs-Up for New War Veterans Minister Chimedza

[The Herald] The ruling Zanu-PF, war veterans and the general populace have welcomed the appointment of Gutu South Member of Parliament Dr Paul Chimedza as Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs. In a snap survey yesterday, the people said M…

[The Herald] The ruling Zanu-PF, war veterans and the general populace have welcomed the appointment of Gutu South Member of Parliament Dr Paul Chimedza as Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs. In a snap survey yesterday, the people said Minister Chimedza's appointment should intensify the empowerment agenda, mainly through projects centred on the Tokwe-Mukosi Dam. President Mugabe on Monday appointed Dr Chimedza in a reshuffle that saw some ministers being reassigned, while others were dropped.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

School Bullying Assailants Expelled

[Times of Zambia] The two Chengelo School boys who assaulted a fellow pupil in an incident that was recorded on a camera phone and went viral on social media have been expelled.

[Times of Zambia] The two Chengelo School boys who assaulted a fellow pupil in an incident that was recorded on a camera phone and went viral on social media have been expelled.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Electro Do Huambo Club Awaits Completion of Its Infrastructures

[ANGOP] Huambo -The managing board of the Electro Sport Club of Huambo, formerly Sporting, looks forward to the completion of construction works of its sports infrastructure, on the outskirts of the city.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The managing board of the Electro Sport Club of Huambo, formerly Sporting, looks forward to the completion of construction works of its sports infrastructure, on the outskirts of the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Examination Malpractice – Students Now Drug Invigilators With Dangerous Chemicals – WAEC

[Vanguard] The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has decried the rate of examination malpractice among students, adding that students now drug invigilators using dangerous chemicals.

[Vanguard] The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has decried the rate of examination malpractice among students, adding that students now drug invigilators using dangerous chemicals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria