CS Mailu Says Social Welfare Programme Not a Political Ploy

[Capital FM] Machakos -Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu has dismissed claims by a section of Opposition leaders that the government is using social welfare programmes to hoodwink voters to re-elect the Jubilee regime in the August 8 General Election.

[Capital FM] Machakos -Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu has dismissed claims by a section of Opposition leaders that the government is using social welfare programmes to hoodwink voters to re-elect the Jubilee regime in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KRU to Spread Test Matches Across Regions

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) has announced that 2018 international tests will be spread across the country in a move to develop the game in the regions.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) has announced that 2018 international tests will be spread across the country in a move to develop the game in the regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Aspirant Wants Decentralization, Land Rights Bills Passed

[New Dawn] A aspirant for Grand Kru County Electoral District One seat, Chris Teah, is calling on the 53rd Liberian Legislature to pass the decentralization bill and the Land Rights Act to enable citizens in rural Liberia have access to land inherited …

[New Dawn] A aspirant for Grand Kru County Electoral District One seat, Chris Teah, is calling on the 53rd Liberian Legislature to pass the decentralization bill and the Land Rights Act to enable citizens in rural Liberia have access to land inherited from their ancestors.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Hold Interactive Forum

[New Dawn] The Liberia National Police has held an interactive forum with citizens of Salayea District in Lofa County. The forum correspondent brought together over 100 LNP commanders and officers from across region three, which includes Lofa, Bong and…

[New Dawn] The Liberia National Police has held an interactive forum with citizens of Salayea District in Lofa County. The forum correspondent brought together over 100 LNP commanders and officers from across region three, which includes Lofa, Bong and Nimba Counties along with local authorities and citizens of Salayea.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nuquay’s Recusal Request Trashed

[New Dawn] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has overwhelmingly trashed a request for House Speaker Emmanuel James Nuquay’s recusal as head of the Legislature.Plenary, which is the highest decision – making body of the House of Representative…

[New Dawn] The Plenary of the House of Representatives has overwhelmingly trashed a request for House Speaker Emmanuel James Nuquay's recusal as head of the Legislature.Plenary, which is the highest decision - making body of the House of Representatives voted in session on Tuesday, 18 July and overwhelmingly threw out the request made by Maryland County Representative Dr. Bhofal Chambers and Montserrado County Representative Acarous Moses Gray.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

You Hold Key to Peaceful Polls, Kikwete Tells Kenyatta and Odinga

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete on Tuesday appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga to ensure the General Election is held under a peaceful atmosphere.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Former Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete on Tuesday appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta and Opposition leader Raila Odinga to ensure the General Election is held under a peaceful atmosphere.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ritual Chicken Finds Good Luck After Thrown Into Sea

[News24Wire] A chicken that was thrown into the sea as part of a traditional ritual in Port Shepstone has ended up with all the luck after it emerged unscathed, and with a safe new home.

[News24Wire] A chicken that was thrown into the sea as part of a traditional ritual in Port Shepstone has ended up with all the luck after it emerged unscathed, and with a safe new home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

To Observe or Not to Observe Elections – EU Yet to Decide

[RFI] A decision on whether the EU will observe the Angolan elections will be made in the coming days, RFI learnt on Wednesday. The Angolan government earlier this week reportedly rejected demands by the EU election observer mission for unrestricted ac…

[RFI] A decision on whether the EU will observe the Angolan elections will be made in the coming days, RFI learnt on Wednesday. The Angolan government earlier this week reportedly rejected demands by the EU election observer mission for unrestricted access to polling stations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Budgit, Others Launch Online Anti-Bribery Platform

[This Day] A web based platform,’ report yourself.org’ has been created and launched to assist Nigerians in curbing petty corruption and to also report scenarios of bribery and graft.

[This Day] A web based platform,' report yourself.org' has been created and launched to assist Nigerians in curbing petty corruption and to also report scenarios of bribery and graft.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria