Showdown Looms Between Nasa, Police as Raila Returns

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya’s Opposition chief Raila Odinga is expected to return to the country Friday after a weeklong overseas tour where he met leaders of civil society organisations.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's Opposition chief Raila Odinga is expected to return to the country Friday after a weeklong overseas tour where he met leaders of civil society organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Supreme Court Judges Retire to Conference on Poll Verdict

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Supreme Court judges have now embarked on a three day retreat to prepare a ruling on the petition seeking to invalidate the October 26 repeat Presidential poll.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Supreme Court judges have now embarked on a three day retreat to prepare a ruling on the petition seeking to invalidate the October 26 repeat Presidential poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vodafone Ghana CEO Terms Rumours of Her Replacing Collymore as ‘Fake News’

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Vodafone Ghana CEO Yolanda Cuba has dismissed rumors that she is taking over as the Safaricom CEO following Bob Collymore’s extended sick leave.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Vodafone Ghana CEO Yolanda Cuba has dismissed rumors that she is taking over as the Safaricom CEO following Bob Collymore's extended sick leave.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Tools Sought to Help Search Nakuru Copter Crash Victims

[Nation] The government has announced procurement of more sophisticated machines to boost the search for bodies of three victims of the October 21 Lake Nakuru helicopter crash.

[Nation] The government has announced procurement of more sophisticated machines to boost the search for bodies of three victims of the October 21 Lake Nakuru helicopter crash.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Media Regulator-CNC Warns Media That Don’t Comply With Its Regulations

[Iwacu] Burundi Media Regulator-CNC warns media houses that will not conform to its rules and regulations will not work in Burundi from 2018. Journalists should be registered and media sign a specification note.

[Iwacu] Burundi Media Regulator-CNC warns media houses that will not conform to its rules and regulations will not work in Burundi from 2018. Journalists should be registered and media sign a specification note.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Groundwater Maps Could Help South Africa Prepare for Safer Fracking

[The Conversation Africa] The South African government has made a firm commitment to proceed with unconventional gas exploration using fracking. During fracking a mixture of water, sand and chemicals is pumped under high pressure into a deep well to fr…

[The Conversation Africa] The South African government has made a firm commitment to proceed with unconventional gas exploration using fracking. During fracking a mixture of water, sand and chemicals is pumped under high pressure into a deep well to fracture the rock and release "tight" gas that is not easily released by the rock. Speculative estimates of the potential gas resource in the country's Karoo basin range from 13 to 390 trillion cubic feet of gas, with the lowest estimate being the most realistic.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa