Wazir Chacha to Remain in Custody Much Longer

[Nairobi News] The man accused of defrauding Members of Parliament under false pretences will remain in custody until a pre-bail report from his family and the victims is filed in court.

[Nairobi News] The man accused of defrauding Members of Parliament under false pretences will remain in custody until a pre-bail report from his family and the victims is filed in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Strikes First Gold at Commonwealth Games

[Nairobi News] Kenya’s long wait for a first gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games is over following Wycliffe Kinyamal dramatic victory in the men’s 800m race on Thursday afternoon.

[Nairobi News] Kenya's long wait for a first gold medal at the ongoing Commonwealth Games is over following Wycliffe Kinyamal dramatic victory in the men's 800m race on Thursday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CS Amina to Meet Parliamentary Committee Over UASU Row

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed will on Thursday appear before the joint National Assembly and Senate Committees to shed light on the way forward regarding the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Universities Academ…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed will on Thursday appear before the joint National Assembly and Senate Committees to shed light on the way forward regarding the Collective Bargaining Agreement with the Universities Academic Staff Union (UASU).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Has Debate Around Winnie’s Legacy Been Laid to Rest?

[News24Wire] Vilified by some, while others proudly proclaim her as a hero, struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s role in the disappearance of a group of youths in 1988 has remained a sticking point for her detractors.

[News24Wire] Vilified by some, while others proudly proclaim her as a hero, struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's role in the disappearance of a group of youths in 1988 has remained a sticking point for her detractors.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Genocide Ideology Crept Into the Once United Rwankuba

[New Times] According to the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide CNLG, the footprints of genocide ideology in the country can be traced from the ’50s and ’60s through incendiary speeches by prominent politicians of the time.

[New Times] According to the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide CNLG, the footprints of genocide ideology in the country can be traced from the '50s and '60s through incendiary speeches by prominent politicians of the time.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Abolish Death Penalty, Amnesty International Urges

[Nation] Amnesty International on Thursday praised Kenya for limits it has placed on use of the death penalty but urged it to join the 20 African countries that have abolished capital punishment altogether.

[Nation] Amnesty International on Thursday praised Kenya for limits it has placed on use of the death penalty but urged it to join the 20 African countries that have abolished capital punishment altogether.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Controversial Slum Relocation Kicks Off in Kigali

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -About 1,000 families are readying to move out of a slum in the Rwandan capital as construction starts on a controversial city masterplan that aims to turn Kigali into Africa’s Singapore.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -About 1,000 families are readying to move out of a slum in the Rwandan capital as construction starts on a controversial city masterplan that aims to turn Kigali into Africa's Singapore.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mayor De Lille’s Attendance At Memorial Is Between Her and EFF Leadership – DA

[News24Wire] A “courtesy call” by Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, to alert the DA she would be attending an EFF memorial service for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, would have been welcomed, the party’s spokesperson said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A "courtesy call" by Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille, to alert the DA she would be attending an EFF memorial service for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, would have been welcomed, the party's spokesperson said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa