Kenyans Light Up Brussels

[Nation] As anticipated Kenya’s World champions Conseslus Kipruto, Hellen Obiri and Faith Chepng’etich signed off their seasons in style, winning their respective Diamond league Series race in Brussels on Friday night.

[Nation] As anticipated Kenya's World champions Conseslus Kipruto, Hellen Obiri and Faith Chepng'etich signed off their seasons in style, winning their respective Diamond league Series race in Brussels on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Ensure Our Adequate Protection in Daura’, Corps Members Tell Buhari

[Vanguard] Katsina -Members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, who were posted to Katsina state for their service year and were serving in Daura zone have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure they are provided with adequate security…

[Vanguard] Katsina -Members of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, who were posted to Katsina state for their service year and were serving in Daura zone have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure they are provided with adequate security. The corps members made the appeal when they trooped to the President's residence in Daura to express their solidarity with him.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Metsing Flees

[Lesotho Times] FORMER deputy premier Mothetjoa Metsing has fled the country citing a tip-off from a “trusted source” about a plot to assassinate him.

[Lesotho Times] FORMER deputy premier Mothetjoa Metsing has fled the country citing a tip-off from a "trusted source" about a plot to assassinate him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Kenyan Elections Teach Us to Expect the Unexpected

[Deutsche Welle] A Supreme Court decision to hold new elections – that’s something that nobody expected. Possibly not even Kenya’s opposition, which had initially ruled out the possibility of taking the legal path.

[Deutsche Welle] A Supreme Court decision to hold new elections - that's something that nobody expected. Possibly not even Kenya's opposition, which had initially ruled out the possibility of taking the legal path.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Besigye, Judges React to Kenya Ruling

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Kizza Besigye hailed the decision of the Supreme Court of Kenya to annul the August 8 re-election of president Uhuru Kenyatta, saying the judges in Uganda’s neighbour to the west gathered the courage to do what thei…

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition leader Kizza Besigye hailed the decision of the Supreme Court of Kenya to annul the August 8 re-election of president Uhuru Kenyatta, saying the judges in Uganda's neighbour to the west gathered the courage to do what their counterparts in Uganda failed to do on three occasions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Deputy President Ruto Tells Elections Body to Se Poll Date

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has asked the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to set election date, saying Jubilee Party is ready for a repeat poll.

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has asked the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to set election date, saying Jubilee Party is ready for a repeat poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Leaves Observers With Egg On Face

[Monitor] Kampala -The historic ruling by the Supreme Court of Kenya that overturned the August 8 re-election of president Uhuru Kenyatta may bring further scrutiny to the role of international observers in African elections.

[Monitor] Kampala -The historic ruling by the Supreme Court of Kenya that overturned the August 8 re-election of president Uhuru Kenyatta may bring further scrutiny to the role of international observers in African elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe