Duo Sweep Into 400m Semis

[Nation] Kelvin Sawe and David Sanayek chalked good results to sail through to the semi-finals of their 400m races in the World-Under Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Wednesday.

[Nation] Kelvin Sawe and David Sanayek chalked good results to sail through to the semi-finals of their 400m races in the World-Under Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Takes Herdsmen’s Menace to Ecowas

[Guardian] Convinced that most of the herdsmen killing people and destroying farmlands in Nigeria were from neighbouring African states, the Federal Government yesterday said it was taking the matter to the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECO…

[Guardian] Convinced that most of the herdsmen killing people and destroying farmlands in Nigeria were from neighbouring African states, the Federal Government yesterday said it was taking the matter to the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hisbah Arrests Man for Raping Married Woman

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Hisbah Commission has arrested one Lawali Umar of Dan Abba village in Gwadabawa Local Government Area of the state for allegedly raping a married woman.

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Sokoto State Hisbah Commission has arrested one Lawali Umar of Dan Abba village in Gwadabawa Local Government Area of the state for allegedly raping a married woman.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

School Maths – Dropping the Bar for Mathematics Passes May Not Add Up

[Daily Maverick] A proposal by the Department of Basic Education could put paid to the requirement that pupils in Grades 7, 8 and 9 pass maths in order to progress to the next grade. The move comes after parents urged the department to look at its pass…

[Daily Maverick] A proposal by the Department of Basic Education could put paid to the requirement that pupils in Grades 7, 8 and 9 pass maths in order to progress to the next grade. The move comes after parents urged the department to look at its pass requirements. By ORATENG LEPODISE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Failed Politicians Stoking Hatred, Division – Abdulsalami, Kukah

[Daily Trust] Politicians who have failed in delivering on the mandate of the electorate are those stoking flames of hatred and division, the General Abdulsalami Abubakar-led National Peace Committee (NPC), has said.

[Daily Trust] Politicians who have failed in delivering on the mandate of the electorate are those stoking flames of hatred and division, the General Abdulsalami Abubakar-led National Peace Committee (NPC), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Okorocha Ban Imo Monarchs From Speaking in English At Functions

[Premium Times] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has banned traditional rulers in the State from speaking in English at official functions and while conducting affairs at their palaces.

[Premium Times] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo has banned traditional rulers in the State from speaking in English at official functions and while conducting affairs at their palaces.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Eskom’s Secrecy Application Fair?

[Daily Maverick] Should Eskom be granted permission to conduct part of its multi-year price determination proceedings in secret, it would in all likelihood be taken on review as unfair administrative action and set aside by the High Court. By NIC ROODT…

[Daily Maverick] Should Eskom be granted permission to conduct part of its multi-year price determination proceedings in secret, it would in all likelihood be taken on review as unfair administrative action and set aside by the High Court. By NIC ROODT and KATHRYN MITCHELL.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa