More Governors to Take Oath of Office This Week

[Nation] Bomet Governor-elect Joyce Laboso and outgoing governor Isaac Ruto Sunday met for the first time after the General Election for the rehearsal of Dr Laboso’s inauguration ceremony to take place on Tuesday.

[Nation] Bomet Governor-elect Joyce Laboso and outgoing governor Isaac Ruto Sunday met for the first time after the General Election for the rehearsal of Dr Laboso's inauguration ceremony to take place on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Officials Arrested for Trying to Destroy 16 Ballot Boxes

[Nation] Three people among them two presiding officers in Embakasi, Nairobi are reportedly being held for attempting to destroy 16 presidential ballot boxes used in the August 8 election.

[Nation] Three people among them two presiding officers in Embakasi, Nairobi are reportedly being held for attempting to destroy 16 presidential ballot boxes used in the August 8 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tizeba Faulted Over Appointments

[Citizen] Moshi -The minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Dr Charles Tizeba, is accused of breaching the 2001 law of the Coffee Sector when he appointed members of the Tanzania Coffee Board (TCB) out of the number required.

[Citizen] Moshi -The minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Dr Charles Tizeba, is accused of breaching the 2001 law of the Coffee Sector when he appointed members of the Tanzania Coffee Board (TCB) out of the number required.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Khama Bids SADC Farewell

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has bid farewell to fellow southern African leaders at the 37th SADC Ordinary Summit for Heads of State and Government Summit in Pretoria, South Africa.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has bid farewell to fellow southern African leaders at the 37th SADC Ordinary Summit for Heads of State and Government Summit in Pretoria, South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Miss Seychelles Contestant Serah Jumaye Works to Help the Mentally Ill

[Seychelles News Agency] Participating in the Miss Seychelles beauty pageant will make Serah Jumaye more aware of her heritage and feel more deeply rooted in the rich and diverse community of the island nation.

[Seychelles News Agency] Participating in the Miss Seychelles beauty pageant will make Serah Jumaye more aware of her heritage and feel more deeply rooted in the rich and diverse community of the island nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

One Killed and 29 Other Injured in Grenade Attack in Bujumbura

[Iwacu] A grenade attack in Bujumbura killed one person and injured 29 others yesterday evening in Buyenzi, central Bujumbura. The police arrested three suspects for investigation.

[Iwacu] A grenade attack in Bujumbura killed one person and injured 29 others yesterday evening in Buyenzi, central Bujumbura. The police arrested three suspects for investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

‘Africa Must Benefit From Its Own Resources,’ Zuma Tells SADC Leaders

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has urged fellow heads of state from southern Africa not to “sell the female cow that produces milk” and buy back the milk later, but rather keep it. “You can sell the other cow,” he told applauding leaders attending t…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has urged fellow heads of state from southern Africa not to "sell the female cow that produces milk" and buy back the milk later, but rather keep it. "You can sell the other cow," he told applauding leaders attending the opening of the Southern African Development summit on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mozambique Harvests Its First Genetically Modified Maize

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s Institute of Agricultural Research (IIAM) is harvesting its first genetically modified maize (GM maize), which has been grown in a test field of Chókwè research station in the southern province of Gaza.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's Institute of Agricultural Research (IIAM) is harvesting its first genetically modified maize (GM maize), which has been grown in a test field of Chókwè research station in the southern province of Gaza.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique