IEBC Says Probing Claims Its Systems Were Hacked

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) says it is investigating claims by NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga that its database was hacked, resulting in massive election fraud.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) says it is investigating claims by NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga that its database was hacked, resulting in massive election fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Omuthiya Youth to Host Expo

[New Era] Omuthiya -A recently established youth movement of Omuthiya Youth Parliament (OYP) is in the process of hosting an expo end of this month in an effort to promote the town and enhance business opportunities among the youth.

[New Era] Omuthiya -A recently established youth movement of Omuthiya Youth Parliament (OYP) is in the process of hosting an expo end of this month in an effort to promote the town and enhance business opportunities among the youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize Delivers Sanitary Pads to Schools in Ulundi, 10 Aug

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Home Affairs Prof. Hlengiwe Mkhize be in Ulundi in partnership with Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) to deliver sanitary pads to girls in schools as part of her activities during Women’s Month.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Home Affairs Prof. Hlengiwe Mkhize be in Ulundi in partnership with Airports Company South Africa (ACSA) to deliver sanitary pads to girls in schools as part of her activities during Women's Month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Popya With Willem Amutenya

[New Era] Windhoek -“We may not be living the life we ought to live; we may not be doing what we ought to do in life; we may not be eating the food we ought to eat; we may not be attaining what we ought to own, but we must never ever give up on walking…

[New Era] Windhoek -"We may not be living the life we ought to live; we may not be doing what we ought to do in life; we may not be eating the food we ought to eat; we may not be attaining what we ought to own, but we must never ever give up on walking the arduous journey of success. If you are not part of the solution, you are part of the problem, therefore make the choice for your life, and hold firm on it," 29-year-old Willem Amutenya advises fellow youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Forms to Be Used to Verify Results After Opposition’s Protest

[Nation] The electoral commission has begun a physical verification of the results using the forms filed by its officers at the polling stations and constituency tallying centres following claims that its systems have been hacked.

[Nation] The electoral commission has begun a physical verification of the results using the forms filed by its officers at the polling stations and constituency tallying centres following claims that its systems have been hacked.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Payment of Outstanding Invoices Critical for Industry’

[New Era] Windhoek -The Construction Industries Federation (CIF) says government’s pledge to pay outstanding invoices by the end of August means the construction industry will be able to meet their financial obligations, which will keep many businesses…

[New Era] Windhoek -The Construction Industries Federation (CIF) says government's pledge to pay outstanding invoices by the end of August means the construction industry will be able to meet their financial obligations, which will keep many businesses from going under.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kenya’s Long Journey to Electronic Voting System

[Nation] When President Uhuru Kenyatta signed the controversial Election Laws (Amendment) Bill into law in January this year and allowed the use of a manual back-up in case the electronic system failed, the Opposition threatened to call for mass action.

[Nation] When President Uhuru Kenyatta signed the controversial Election Laws (Amendment) Bill into law in January this year and allowed the use of a manual back-up in case the electronic system failed, the Opposition threatened to call for mass action.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bank Floats U.S.$60 Million Bond for Road Repairs

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara), through ZB Bank, is floating a $60 million bond to spruce up the country’s road network, half of which was recently damaged by rains, ZB Financial Holdings Chief Executive Officer Ron Mutand…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara), through ZB Bank, is floating a $60 million bond to spruce up the country's road network, half of which was recently damaged by rains, ZB Financial Holdings Chief Executive Officer Ron Mutandagayi said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe