Kenya to Send 10 Players for Victoria Cup

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) on Wednesday released the names of the team which will compete in this year’s Victoria Cup to be held at the Entebbe Golf Club, Uganda from July 6 to 8.

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) on Wednesday released the names of the team which will compete in this year's Victoria Cup to be held at the Entebbe Golf Club, Uganda from July 6 to 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nairobi Impress, But Mogadishu Favourites in Africa Cities Cup

[Nation] Nairobi Morans sailed into the semi-final of the inaugural basketball Africa Cities Challenge Cup after beating Kampala Red Stars 59-55 at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium on Tuesday night.

[Nation] Nairobi Morans sailed into the semi-final of the inaugural basketball Africa Cities Challenge Cup after beating Kampala Red Stars 59-55 at Nyayo Stadium gymnasium on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Doubts Raised on Electoral Commission Over Tendering

[Nation] The manner in which the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission conducted itself in the period leading to the single-sourcing of ballot papers tender to the Dubai-based Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing company raises serious doubts o…

[Nation] The manner in which the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission conducted itself in the period leading to the single-sourcing of ballot papers tender to the Dubai-based Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing company raises serious doubts on whether there was ever any intention at all for open tendering.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mwanahalima “Dogo” to Start Against Lynch Burg

[Nation] Deadly striker Mwanahalima “Dogo” Adam will on Thursday lead the Harambee Starlets front line as the tackle America’s Division One side FC Lynch Burg in a friendly match at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos.

[Nation] Deadly striker Mwanahalima "Dogo" Adam will on Thursday lead the Harambee Starlets front line as the tackle America's Division One side FC Lynch Burg in a friendly match at the Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwandan Envoy Presents Credentials in Cambodia

[New Times] Rwanda’s ambassador to Cambodia, Emma Francoise Isumbingabo, on Tuesday, presented her credentials to the Cambodian King, Norodom Sihamoni, to enable her begin her ambassadorial work in the Asian country.

[New Times] Rwanda's ambassador to Cambodia, Emma Francoise Isumbingabo, on Tuesday, presented her credentials to the Cambodian King, Norodom Sihamoni, to enable her begin her ambassadorial work in the Asian country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Equatorial Guinea Turned Corruption Into an Art Form

[HRW] For the past two decades, Equatorial Guinea has been one of Africa’s largest oil producers and on paper, it is a middle-income economy. Yet instead of spending the country’s oil riches on improving life for ordinary Equatorial Guineans, the gover…

[HRW] For the past two decades, Equatorial Guinea has been one of Africa's largest oil producers and on paper, it is a middle-income economy. Yet instead of spending the country's oil riches on improving life for ordinary Equatorial Guineans, the government has squandered its enormous wealth on questionable infrastructure projects - highways to nowhere, empty 5-star hotels - where corruption is rife. A new Human Rights Watch report has found that a combination of gross mismanagement and high-level corruption has

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea

Intensifying Repression of Basic Freedoms

[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities in recent weeks have arrested at least 50 peaceful political activists, blocked at least 62 websites, and opened a criminal prosecution against a former presidential candidate, Human Rights Watch said today. The actio…

[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities in recent weeks have arrested at least 50 peaceful political activists, blocked at least 62 websites, and opened a criminal prosecution against a former presidential candidate, Human Rights Watch said today. The actions are further closing any remaining space for free expression.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Budget 2017-2018 – International Trade to Boost Up Growth

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2017-2018 lays emphasis on the role of embassies and consulates to boost up growth. They will be called upon to channel more of their resources to export and investment-driven diplomacy in strategic markets, while f…

[Government of Mauritius] The Budget 2017-2018 lays emphasis on the role of embassies and consulates to boost up growth. They will be called upon to channel more of their resources to export and investment-driven diplomacy in strategic markets, while focusing on consolidating diplomatic footprint in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius