Nation Waits as Judges Gather to Decide on Poll Petition

[Nation] Supreme Court judges held a day-long meeting on Sunday to finalise their judgment on two petitions seeking to annul President Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory for the second time in three months.

[Nation] Supreme Court judges held a day-long meeting on Sunday to finalise their judgment on two petitions seeking to annul President Uhuru Kenyatta's victory for the second time in three months.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Electoral Body Declares Willie Obiano Winner of Anambra Poll

[Guardian] Incumbent governor of Anambra State and All Progressives Grand Alliance’s candidate Willie Obiano has shrugged off a fickle showing by All Progressives Congress’s Tony Nwoye and People’s Democratic Party’s Oseloka Obaze to win the November 1…

[Guardian] Incumbent governor of Anambra State and All Progressives Grand Alliance's candidate Willie Obiano has shrugged off a fickle showing by All Progressives Congress's Tony Nwoye and People's Democratic Party's Oseloka Obaze to win the November 18 governorship election in the State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Groove Awards Nominees Unveiled

[New Times] This year’s awards are themed ‘Together we Can’, and are aimed at recognising the best performing personalities in the gospel music industry.

[New Times] This year's awards are themed 'Together we Can', and are aimed at recognising the best performing personalities in the gospel music industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Sends Contingent for EASF Field Training in Sudan

[New Times] A contingent of 95 personnel from Rwanda Defence Force, Rwanda National Police and civilians is today set to leave Kigali to participate in a two weeks regional Field Training Exercise (FTX) in Sudan.

[New Times] A contingent of 95 personnel from Rwanda Defence Force, Rwanda National Police and civilians is today set to leave Kigali to participate in a two weeks regional Field Training Exercise (FTX) in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

When Is a Coup Not a Coup?

[Daily Maverick] J. BROOKS SPECTOR contemplates the extraordinary developments in Zimbabwe and remembers how a putative revolt, half a world away and half a century ago, gives rise to questions that will need to be answered.

[Daily Maverick] J. BROOKS SPECTOR contemplates the extraordinary developments in Zimbabwe and remembers how a putative revolt, half a world away and half a century ago, gives rise to questions that will need to be answered.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

A Fistful of Hours and Mugabe Survives, for Now

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe stunned his country by refusing to resign on Sunday night, despite being warned by his own ruling Zanu-PF party that he would be impeached if he did not do so. By PETER FABRICIUS.

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe stunned his country by refusing to resign on Sunday night, despite being warned by his own ruling Zanu-PF party that he would be impeached if he did not do so. By PETER FABRICIUS.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe’s Speech Leaves People Confused and Dejected

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe clung to the vestiges of office on Sunday, using a TV address to maintain he was still in power despite a military takeover and a mounting clamour for his autocratic 37-year rule to end. His address l…

[Daily Maverick] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe clung to the vestiges of office on Sunday, using a TV address to maintain he was still in power despite a military takeover and a mounting clamour for his autocratic 37-year rule to end. His address left many Zimbabweans confused after expectations were raised that he would resign following his removal as Zanu-PF leader earlier on Sunday. By MAYNARD MANYOWA and AFP.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youth League Slams ‘Uncultured’ First Lady

[The Herald] GRACE Mugabe lacked grooming and true motherhood as shown by her foul language during interface rallies, the Zanu-PF Youth League said yesterday. The wing also called for the expulsion of Dr Mugabe from Zanu-PF and for President Robert Mug…

[The Herald] GRACE Mugabe lacked grooming and true motherhood as shown by her foul language during interface rallies, the Zanu-PF Youth League said yesterday. The wing also called for the expulsion of Dr Mugabe from Zanu-PF and for President Robert Mugabe to step down as President and First Secretary of the party and President of Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe