Jammeh Appoints Mediator

[Al Jazeera] Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh has criticised international pressure for him to step down as he announced the appointment of a mediator to help resolve the country’s political impasse.

[Al Jazeera] Gambia's President Yahya Jammeh has criticised international pressure for him to step down as he announced the appointment of a mediator to help resolve the country's political impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Expects National Railways to Improve Carrying Capacity

[The Herald] DISCUSSIONS relating to capital raising for the resuscitation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe are at an advanced stage with Government expecting the national rail carrier to improve its carrying capacity in the short term.

[The Herald] DISCUSSIONS relating to capital raising for the resuscitation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe are at an advanced stage with Government expecting the national rail carrier to improve its carrying capacity in the short term.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dadaab-Born Blogger – ‘My Nationality Is Refugee’

[Deutsche Welle] Dadaab is considered the biggest refugee camp in the world. Kenya wants to close the camp and repatriate the refugees to Somalia. Blogger Brownkey Abdullahi was born in Dadaab. She says she won’t go back voluntarily.

[Deutsche Welle] Dadaab is considered the biggest refugee camp in the world. Kenya wants to close the camp and repatriate the refugees to Somalia. Blogger Brownkey Abdullahi was born in Dadaab. She says she won't go back voluntarily.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Web Designers Firm Wins Best Innovation Award

[The Herald] Zimhost Web Designers, a 14-time award winning website design company, won the Best Innovation award at the Zimbabwe Business Awards held at a local hotel recently.

[The Herald] Zimhost Web Designers, a 14-time award winning website design company, won the Best Innovation award at the Zimbabwe Business Awards held at a local hotel recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Five Through to Tennis Knockout Stages

[Namibian] FIVE Namibian players have qualified for the knockout stages of the ITF CAF Southern Africa Tennis Championships after the final round of group matches were concluded on Wednesday.

[Namibian] FIVE Namibian players have qualified for the knockout stages of the ITF CAF Southern Africa Tennis Championships after the final round of group matches were concluded on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Public Outcry As Mobile Data Up

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWEANS have described the mobile data hike by regulator, Potraz, as the activation of Zanu PF rigging machinery by choking freedom of expression.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWEANS have described the mobile data hike by regulator, Potraz, as the activation of Zanu PF rigging machinery by choking freedom of expression.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Varsities and Colleges Placement Agency Starts Receiving Applications

[Nation] The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) has started receiving applications from last year’s Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education candidates through their schools and centres.

[Nation] The Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) has started receiving applications from last year's Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education candidates through their schools and centres.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Taken to Task Over No-Suspect Claim in Careen Chepchumba Murder Inquest

[Nation] Police were on Wednesday taken to task for declaring that former TV news anchor Louis Otieno was not a suspect in the murder of Careen Chepchumba, the Kenya Power employee whose body was found in her apartment in Nairobi’s Kilimani area about …

[Nation] Police were on Wednesday taken to task for declaring that former TV news anchor Louis Otieno was not a suspect in the murder of Careen Chepchumba, the Kenya Power employee whose body was found in her apartment in Nairobi's Kilimani area about five years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya