Taxi Drivers Block Durban Roads

[News24Wire] Minibus taxi operators in Durban and surrounding areas have started blocking busy Durban roads ahead of their protest to Toyota in Prospection, Isipingo later on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Minibus taxi operators in Durban and surrounding areas have started blocking busy Durban roads ahead of their protest to Toyota in Prospection, Isipingo later on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year, Wreaks Environmental Havoc – WHO

[Nation] Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.

[Nation] Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chinese Firms Dial Up Phone Market Rivalry

[Nation] China’s largest smartphone makers have intensified their battle for the Kenyan phone market, eager for a slice of one of the hottest and fastest growing devices outlets in the region.

[Nation] China's largest smartphone makers have intensified their battle for the Kenyan phone market, eager for a slice of one of the hottest and fastest growing devices outlets in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NGOs Call for Peace Ahead of August Polls

[Nation] Non-Governmental Organisations have called for peace during the campaign period as they congratulated presidential candidates cleared by the Independent and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to run for presidency in the August 8 elections.

[Nation] Non-Governmental Organisations have called for peace during the campaign period as they congratulated presidential candidates cleared by the Independent and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to run for presidency in the August 8 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Missing Court Assessors Fled Walusimbi’s Threats – Police

[Monitor] Kampala -A police detective yesterday gave information to the High Court which suggests that the two missing court assessors in the murder case against Baker Walusimbi disappeared after the accused sent them threatening messages to get off th…

[Monitor] Kampala -A police detective yesterday gave information to the High Court which suggests that the two missing court assessors in the murder case against Baker Walusimbi disappeared after the accused sent them threatening messages to get off the trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nasa Closing the Gap On Jubilee – Ipsos Poll

[Nation] If elections were held today, 47 per cent of Kenyans would vote for Jubilee as 42 per cent choose the National Super Alliance (Nasa), the latest Ipsos opinion poll shows.

[Nation] If elections were held today, 47 per cent of Kenyans would vote for Jubilee as 42 per cent choose the National Super Alliance (Nasa), the latest Ipsos opinion poll shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Stella Nyanzi Ready to Work With Govt

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere Research Fellow Stella Nyanzi, who was recently remanded to Luzira prison for insulting the President, has expressed readiness to work with government if it is willing to join the campaign codenamed #pads4GirlsUG to provide …

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere Research Fellow Stella Nyanzi, who was recently remanded to Luzira prison for insulting the President, has expressed readiness to work with government if it is willing to join the campaign codenamed #pads4GirlsUG to provide free sanitary pads to less privileged girls across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda