Poll Observers Now Praise Supreme Court Ruling

[East African] International observers of Kenya’s 2017 General Election have now praised the ruling of the Supreme Court that nullified the presidential vote, after initially endorsing the process as free and fair.

[East African] International observers of Kenya's 2017 General Election have now praised the ruling of the Supreme Court that nullified the presidential vote, after initially endorsing the process as free and fair.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Take Govt to Task Over Murders in Entebbe

[East African] As police grapple for answers to a wave of murders targeting women in Entebbe and Nansana townships, eyes are being cast wider to another wave of murders that has gone unexplained.

[East African] As police grapple for answers to a wave of murders targeting women in Entebbe and Nansana townships, eyes are being cast wider to another wave of murders that has gone unexplained.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘I Decide for Myself’ – Woman Shows Power of Knowledge

[IPS] Rumbek -Elizabeth Ayumpou Balang is a teacher at a nursery and primary school in Rumbek, a town in central South Sudan. It is her dream job, but it did not come easily. Like many girls in South Sudan, Ms. Balang was married, and became a mother, …

[IPS] Rumbek -Elizabeth Ayumpou Balang is a teacher at a nursery and primary school in Rumbek, a town in central South Sudan. It is her dream job, but it did not come easily. Like many girls in South Sudan, Ms. Balang was married, and became a mother, while just a teenager.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Two More Barriers Stand in KQ’s Direct U.S. Flight Path

[Nation] Two more regulatory hurdles stand in the path of a maiden direct flight from Kenya to the US, Kenya’s Transport Secretary James Macharia has said and expressed confidence in clearing them.

[Nation] Two more regulatory hurdles stand in the path of a maiden direct flight from Kenya to the US, Kenya's Transport Secretary James Macharia has said and expressed confidence in clearing them.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Seize Eight Cars in Connection to Lissu’s Shooting

[Citizen] Dodoma -Police in Dodoma have seized eight cars ofNissan Patrol made as they are continuing with investigation over the shooting of Opposition Chief Whip,Tundu Lissu.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Police in Dodoma have seized eight cars ofNissan Patrol made as they are continuing with investigation over the shooting of Opposition Chief Whip,Tundu Lissu.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Confiscates U.S.$29.5million Diamond Destined for Belgium

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Finance Dr Philip Mpango has ordered, today September 9, the forfeiture of diamond worth $29.5 million (Sh65 billion) which was impounded at the Julius Nyerere International Airport on August 31.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The minister for Finance Dr Philip Mpango has ordered, today September 9, the forfeiture of diamond worth $29.5 million (Sh65 billion) which was impounded at the Julius Nyerere International Airport on August 31.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania