Court to Hear Opposition Application to Access Election Servers

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court deferred its ruling on Raila Odinga’s application to be granted access to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission’s servers, to Monday morning.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court deferred its ruling on Raila Odinga's application to be granted access to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission's servers, to Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Media Handling of Kenya’s Election Protests Calls for Some Soul-Searching

[The Conversation Africa] The management of the public’s craving for negative stories is one of the longest standing dilemmas of journalism ethics. Bad news commands more attention than good news and so, as the old creed goes, “If it bleeds, it leads”.

[The Conversation Africa] The management of the public's craving for negative stories is one of the longest standing dilemmas of journalism ethics. Bad news commands more attention than good news and so, as the old creed goes, "If it bleeds, it leads".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Economic Sabotage Behind Renewed Boko Haram Attacks’

[Vanguard] The Coalition Against Terrorism has said the renewed hostility Boko Haram insurgents is being fuelled by economic motivations of crude oil in the Lake Chad Basin and not religious philosophy.

[Vanguard] The Coalition Against Terrorism has said the renewed hostility Boko Haram insurgents is being fuelled by economic motivations of crude oil in the Lake Chad Basin and not religious philosophy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Schools Re-Open for Third Term On Monday With a Packed Calendar

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Schools are set to reopen for third term on Monday with a packed calendar that includes the national examinations and the final stages in the piloting of the new curriculum ahead of its roll out next year.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Schools are set to reopen for third term on Monday with a packed calendar that includes the national examinations and the final stages in the piloting of the new curriculum ahead of its roll out next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What Barack Obama’s Record-Breaking Mandela Tweet Tells Us About the World

[The Conversation Africa] What is it about former US President Barack Obama’s record-setting tweet – it has already surpassed 1.6 million retweets and 4.5 million “likes” – that has captured the imagination of the world?

[The Conversation Africa] What is it about former US President Barack Obama's record-setting tweet - it has already surpassed 1.6 million retweets and 4.5 million "likes" - that has captured the imagination of the world?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President Advises Police Unit on State Capture Probe

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says commissions of inquiry into state capture should not stop law enforcement agencies from investigating the culprits in the meantime.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says commissions of inquiry into state capture should not stop law enforcement agencies from investigating the culprits in the meantime.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Odinga Says All Parties Should Prepare to Accept Supreme Court Ruling

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto has emphasized the need for all parties in the petition challenging the Presidential election to accept the final ruling by the Supreme Court set for Friday this week.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto has emphasized the need for all parties in the petition challenging the Presidential election to accept the final ruling by the Supreme Court set for Friday this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

He Left Teaching to Grow Passion Fruits in Luwero

[Monitor] A decision by Joseph Sande, to quit his teaching career and concentrate on passion fruit farming has catapulted him into being one of the successful passion fruit farmers in Uganda producing over 20 bags of passion fruits per harvest and earn…

[Monitor] A decision by Joseph Sande, to quit his teaching career and concentrate on passion fruit farming has catapulted him into being one of the successful passion fruit farmers in Uganda producing over 20 bags of passion fruits per harvest and earning over Shs7m.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda