IEBC Asks Court to Throw Out Poll Cases

[Nation] The electoral commission has described the queries lodged at the Supreme Court about the repeat presidential election as “misplaced and ill-conceived” and asked the court to throw out the cases at the petitioners’ cost.

[Nation] The electoral commission has described the queries lodged at the Supreme Court about the repeat presidential election as "misplaced and ill-conceived" and asked the court to throw out the cases at the petitioners' cost.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Attacks, Killing of Gendarmes – “Government Has Taken Full Responsibility to Restore Law and Order”

[Cameroon Tribune] Following is the statement of the Minister of Communication, Issa Tchiroma Bakary during a press conference in Yaounde on November 10, 2017 on the aftermath of the attack and killing of Gendarmes in the North West and South West Regi…

[Cameroon Tribune] Following is the statement of the Minister of Communication, Issa Tchiroma Bakary during a press conference in Yaounde on November 10, 2017 on the aftermath of the attack and killing of Gendarmes in the North West and South West Regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Somaliland Goes to the Polls

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million p…

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million people.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DA Skews Budget Away From Wealthy Suburbs in Favour of Khayelitsha Residents

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Honours Fallen Soldiers

[Nation] The military and their families and friends yesterday gathered at the Commonwealth War Cemetery on Ngong Road, Nairobi, to pay tribute to soldiers who did in the line of duty.

[Nation] The military and their families and friends yesterday gathered at the Commonwealth War Cemetery on Ngong Road, Nairobi, to pay tribute to soldiers who did in the line of duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya