No End in Sight to Maize Flour Shortage

[Nation] Kenyans should brace for a continued shortage of subsidised maize flour following revelations that only 12,000 tonnes of subsidised grain imported by millers are in the stores.

[Nation] Kenyans should brace for a continued shortage of subsidised maize flour following revelations that only 12,000 tonnes of subsidised grain imported by millers are in the stores.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Czech Fugitive Krejcir Back in Court on Murder Charge

[News24Wire] Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir will make yet another outing to the High Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday for the continuation of the trial that he and three others face for the murder of Bedfordview businessman Sam Issa.

[News24Wire] Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir will make yet another outing to the High Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday for the continuation of the trial that he and three others face for the murder of Bedfordview businessman Sam Issa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Legislators ‘Demanding Cash’ for Presidential Age Limit Push

[Observer] The government chief whip Ruth Nankabirwa has scoffed at National Resistance Movement (NRM) members allegedly soliciting for money from the party so they can push through for a constitutional amendment to lift the presidential age limit.

[Observer] The government chief whip Ruth Nankabirwa has scoffed at National Resistance Movement (NRM) members allegedly soliciting for money from the party so they can push through for a constitutional amendment to lift the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Time Running Out for Kenyan Squads

[Nation] Time is running out for Kenyan boxers set to compete in African Confederation Boxing Championship (AFBC) tournament that starts this weekend in Congo Brazzaville.

[Nation] Time is running out for Kenyan boxers set to compete in African Confederation Boxing Championship (AFBC) tournament that starts this weekend in Congo Brazzaville.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Electoral Commission Gets Sh2.5 Billion to Buy Ballot Papers

[Nation] The National Assembly’s Justice and Legal Affairs Committee has agreed to have the electoral commission given an additional Sh2.5 billion in this financial year to finance procurement of ballot papers.

[Nation] The National Assembly's Justice and Legal Affairs Committee has agreed to have the electoral commission given an additional Sh2.5 billion in this financial year to finance procurement of ballot papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

3 Dead, 5 Injured As Dino Melaye’s Protest Turned Bloody in Kogi

[Vanguard] Lokoja -The battle for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye by his Kogi West constituents turned bloody yesterday, as three persons were confirmed dead and five others injured during a rally in Lokoja, the state capital.

[Vanguard] Lokoja -The battle for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye by his Kogi West constituents turned bloody yesterday, as three persons were confirmed dead and five others injured during a rally in Lokoja, the state capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

At Last, Acting President Osinbajo Signs 2017 Budget

[Leadership] Abuja -One month after the National Assembly passed the 2017 budget of N7.44 trillion, acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday finally assented to the appropriation bill.

[Leadership] Abuja -One month after the National Assembly passed the 2017 budget of N7.44 trillion, acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday finally assented to the appropriation bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Melaye’s Recall and the Banging Drums of War in Kogi

[Leadership] Since the eruption of political fracas between Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and the Senator for Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, a lot of ugly events have been unfolding. SOLOMON AYADO takes a look at issues surrounding the…

[Leadership] Since the eruption of political fracas between Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and the Senator for Kogi West senatorial district, Dino Melaye, a lot of ugly events have been unfolding. SOLOMON AYADO takes a look at issues surrounding the frosty relationship betwen the duo and the move to recall the vocal senator.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria