Independents in Rush to Secure Clearance Before Clock Strikes Midnight

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Aspirants wishing to vie as independent candidates in the forthcoming election have until the end of the day Monday to submit their symbols to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) for approval.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Aspirants wishing to vie as independent candidates in the forthcoming election have until the end of the day Monday to submit their symbols to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) for approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Clinical Sharks Overpower Force

[News24Wire] They would have like the bonus point, but the Sharks looked comfortable in beating the Western Force 37-12 in a Super Rugby clash at Kings Park on Saturday.

[News24Wire] They would have like the bonus point, but the Sharks looked comfortable in beating the Western Force 37-12 in a Super Rugby clash at Kings Park on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Drought Crisis – More Than 7 Million Need Urgent Help

[Addis Fortune] The national, Risk Management Commission reported the number of people who are in need of urgent assistance has reached 7.7 million. The number is 31pc higher compared to what it was six months ago. The country requires 742 million doll…

[Addis Fortune] The national, Risk Management Commission reported the number of people who are in need of urgent assistance has reached 7.7 million. The number is 31pc higher compared to what it was six months ago. The country requires 742 million dollars to respond to the drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

How Uganda’s Museveni Took a Swipe at Donors in South Africa

[Observer] President Museveni has taken a swipe at donors and funders, saying their stringent conditions were making access to funds difficult and ultimately stalling projects.

[Observer] President Museveni has taken a swipe at donors and funders, saying their stringent conditions were making access to funds difficult and ultimately stalling projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Digital Future Conference Explores New Communication Landscape

[Zimbabwe Standard] New technologies continue to disrupt the way corporates function the world over. Executives grapple with the challenges associated with the introduction of innovative methods of doing business, and the emergence of start-ups that co…

[Zimbabwe Standard] New technologies continue to disrupt the way corporates function the world over. Executives grapple with the challenges associated with the introduction of innovative methods of doing business, and the emergence of start-ups that continue to shake the business landscape.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Consumers Thirst for Smoothies, Shakes

[Addis Fortune] Abera Gofe, in his late 30s, has been drinking smoothies for the past five years. The past few weeks have brought with them extremely high temperatures, driving people to seek out a healthy way to cool down and feel refreshed, and for m…

[Addis Fortune] Abera Gofe, in his late 30s, has been drinking smoothies for the past five years. The past few weeks have brought with them extremely high temperatures, driving people to seek out a healthy way to cool down and feel refreshed, and for many, juice bars are just the ticket. He goes to smoothie bars least twice a week.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Students, Teachers Struggling to Come to Terms With Verena Tragedy

[News24Wire] It’s been just under two weeks since the horrific taxi crash in Bronkhorstspruit that claimed the lives of 20 people – most of them pupils – and the school communities at Refano Primary School and Mahlenga Secondary School say they are sti…

[News24Wire] It's been just under two weeks since the horrific taxi crash in Bronkhorstspruit that claimed the lives of 20 people - most of them pupils - and the school communities at Refano Primary School and Mahlenga Secondary School say they are still reeling from the ordeal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Politicians Kasukuwere, Maridadi Verbal War Continues

[New Zimbabwe] The verbal spat between Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere and Tafara-Mabvuku legislator James Maridadi continued in parliament last Thursday with the latter reminding the embattled Zanu-PF political commissar of his current ni…

[New Zimbabwe] The verbal spat between Local Government Minister Saviour Kasukuwere and Tafara-Mabvuku legislator James Maridadi continued in parliament last Thursday with the latter reminding the embattled Zanu-PF political commissar of his current nightmares in his party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe