Emotional Scenes At Rene Roman Accused’s Court Appearance

[News24Wire] There were emotional scenes at the Western Cape High Court on Friday, where the man accused of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Rene Roman appeared for a pre-trial conference.

[News24Wire] There were emotional scenes at the Western Cape High Court on Friday, where the man accused of the rape and murder of 13-year-old Rene Roman appeared for a pre-trial conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Leadership Race – Dlamini-Zuma Supporters in Battle to Secure the Final Prize – the Eastern Cape

[Daily Maverick] Supporters of ANC MP Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma’s presidential campaign have been fighting tooth and nail to keep control of the ANC’s largest province, KwaZulu-Natal. About a week ago they also bagged the prized – and somewhat coy – Mpuma…

[Daily Maverick] Supporters of ANC MP Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma's presidential campaign have been fighting tooth and nail to keep control of the ANC's largest province, KwaZulu-Natal. About a week ago they also bagged the prized - and somewhat coy - Mpumalanga, the second-largest province and the party's kingmaker. Next they have set their sights on regaining the third in line, the ANC's heartland of the Eastern Cape. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

America’s Options in Niger – Join Forces to Reduce Tensions, Or Fan the Flames

[The Conversation Africa] Numerous reports have appeared recently about beefing up US military presence in Niger, and potentially allowing American forces to more actively target suspected jihadist leaders in the region. This follows the deaths of US a…

[The Conversation Africa] Numerous reports have appeared recently about beefing up US military presence in Niger, and potentially allowing American forces to more actively target suspected jihadist leaders in the region. This follows the deaths of US and Nigerien soldiers in Niger on October 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Discipline Costs Adimo Place in Kenya Simbas Squad

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Harlequin fly-half Isaac Adimo has been dropped from the Kenya Simbas team travelling to Hong Kong for the four-nations invitational tournament on discipline grounds.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Harlequin fly-half Isaac Adimo has been dropped from the Kenya Simbas team travelling to Hong Kong for the four-nations invitational tournament on discipline grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Power Loses Bid to Stop Nairobi County From Demanding Rent for Poles

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Power has lost a bid to stop the Nairobi County Government from demanding over Sh600 million as rent charges for electricity poles that stand on road reserves.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Power has lost a bid to stop the Nairobi County Government from demanding over Sh600 million as rent charges for electricity poles that stand on road reserves.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Governors Nyong’o, Sang Meet to Foster Border Peace

[Capital FM] Kisumu -The counties of Kisumu and Nandi have been urged to initiate projects along the troubled border as a way of finding permanent solutions to constant feuds.

[Capital FM] Kisumu -The counties of Kisumu and Nandi have been urged to initiate projects along the troubled border as a way of finding permanent solutions to constant feuds.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kerr Hints at Resting Kagere, Tuyisenge

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Gor Mahia pair of Jacques Tuyisenge and Meddie Kagere’s ambition of earning the 2017 Kenyan Premier League golden boot might be slowed down with head coach Dylan Kerr hinting he may rest the duo as he says they are under press…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Gor Mahia pair of Jacques Tuyisenge and Meddie Kagere's ambition of earning the 2017 Kenyan Premier League golden boot might be slowed down with head coach Dylan Kerr hinting he may rest the duo as he says they are under pressure.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Petition Against Governor Mutua’s Win Resumes Nov 10

[Capital FM] Machakos -An election petition seeking to overturn Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua’s re-election in the just concluded General Election will resume on November 10.

[Capital FM] Machakos -An election petition seeking to overturn Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua's re-election in the just concluded General Election will resume on November 10.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya