Anti Zuma Vote – Ruling Party Calls for Action Against Defiant MP

[East African] South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has said it will take disciplinary action against yet another of its Members of Parliament’ for publicly declaring he will vote with the opposition in the motion of no confidence in P…

[East African] South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has said it will take disciplinary action against yet another of its Members of Parliament' for publicly declaring he will vote with the opposition in the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma next week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

In Gakenke, RPF Candidate Kagame Pledges More Development

[New Times] RPF-Inkotanyi presidential candidate Paul Kagame has told voters in Northern Province’s Gakenke District that they can expect to see more development and improved lives under his leadership.

[New Times] RPF-Inkotanyi presidential candidate Paul Kagame has told voters in Northern Province's Gakenke District that they can expect to see more development and improved lives under his leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

We Have Everything Within Ourselves to Succeed, Says Kagame

[New Times] The flag bearer of RPF-Inkotanyi in Friday’s presidential elections, Paul Kagame, has said that Rwandans have all it takes to move the country toward more progress.

[New Times] The flag bearer of RPF-Inkotanyi in Friday's presidential elections, Paul Kagame, has said that Rwandans have all it takes to move the country toward more progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Law Contributes to Poverty in Niger Delta Communities Despite Oil Wealth

[Premium Times] Shortly before sunset on a Saturday earlier this year, relatives of Golubini Okoromadu gathered outside her house in Oporoza village, in the Gbaramatu Kingdom to share out her properties.

[Premium Times] Shortly before sunset on a Saturday earlier this year, relatives of Golubini Okoromadu gathered outside her house in Oporoza village, in the Gbaramatu Kingdom to share out her properties.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Aluu Four – Police Sergeant, Two Others Sentenced to Death for Killing Uniport Students

[Premium Times] After four years of tension, anxiety and court trial, justice finally came for the four students of the University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, who were brutally killed in Aluu community, Ikwere Local Government Area of Rivers State, in O…

[Premium Times] After four years of tension, anxiety and court trial, justice finally came for the four students of the University of Port Harcourt, UNIPORT, who were brutally killed in Aluu community, Ikwere Local Government Area of Rivers State, in October 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How Pirates Wrecked My N1 Billion Company, Left Me Bankrupt – Distributor

[Premium Times] A pioneer Nollywood distributor, Gabriel Okoye, popularly known as Igwe Gabosky, has narrated how Nollywood pirates wrecked his company and left him bankrupt.

[Premium Times] A pioneer Nollywood distributor, Gabriel Okoye, popularly known as Igwe Gabosky, has narrated how Nollywood pirates wrecked his company and left him bankrupt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda on High Alert as Kenya, Rwanda Go to Polls

[Monitor] Kampala -Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda on Thursday morning called a meeting of select Cabinet ministers to chart a blueprint about Uganda’s state of preparedness in relation to the upcoming elections in neighbouring Rwanda and Kenya.

[Monitor] Kampala -Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda on Thursday morning called a meeting of select Cabinet ministers to chart a blueprint about Uganda's state of preparedness in relation to the upcoming elections in neighbouring Rwanda and Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

On the Hopes and Limits of Boniface Mwangi’s Revolution

[African Arguments] On the face of it, much about the coming Kenyan elections on 8 August is reminiscent of the last elections in 2013. Most obviously, the presidential race is once again between opposition veteran Raila Odinga and the now incumbent Uh…

[African Arguments] On the face of it, much about the coming Kenyan elections on 8 August is reminiscent of the last elections in 2013. Most obviously, the presidential race is once again between opposition veteran Raila Odinga and the now incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta, both fronting the latest re-incarnation of their regional/tribal alliances.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Fears Outburst of Election Violence

[Deutsche Welle] After a top Kenyan election official was tortured and killed with just over a week to go until the elections, many fear more violence could be on the horizon. Kenyan elections have turned violent in the past.

[Deutsche Welle] After a top Kenyan election official was tortured and killed with just over a week to go until the elections, many fear more violence could be on the horizon. Kenyan elections have turned violent in the past.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya