Silent War in President’s Camp As Teams Fight to Lead Campaign

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election bid is facing a crisis from within with a simmering battle between the Jubilee Secretariat and a State House team over the control of his re-election campaign.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election bid is facing a crisis from within with a simmering battle between the Jubilee Secretariat and a State House team over the control of his re-election campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opera Names Soccer Star Victor Moses as Brand Ambassador

[Opera] Opera is kicking off a partnership with football professional Victor Moses, Chelsea starter and Nigerian national team star player. Moses will be the brand ambassador of Opera Mini, the most popular browser in Africa. Starting today, Moses will…

[Opera] Opera is kicking off a partnership with football professional Victor Moses, Chelsea starter and Nigerian national team star player. Moses will be the brand ambassador of Opera Mini, the most popular browser in Africa. Starting today, Moses will be featured in the new Opera Mini TV commercial as well as a range of collaborative projects extending throughout 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anyone With a Case of Corruption Against My Govt Should Blow Whistle – Ortom

[Vanguard] Benue Governor Samuel Ortom has challenged residents of the state not to hesitate to blow the whistle if they had any case of corruption against him or any of his appointees.

[Vanguard] Benue Governor Samuel Ortom has challenged residents of the state not to hesitate to blow the whistle if they had any case of corruption against him or any of his appointees.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Recession – Directors Pay Package Drops 13 Percent

[Vanguard] As recession pummeled corporate financials, about 54 leading companies quoted across the sectors of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, took a 12.9 per cent cut on their emoluments and other remuneration packages in 2016 financial year, FY’16.

[Vanguard] As recession pummeled corporate financials, about 54 leading companies quoted across the sectors of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, took a 12.9 per cent cut on their emoluments and other remuneration packages in 2016 financial year, FY'16.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Self-Determination Is the Key for Peace in South Sudan

[Al Jazeera] In December 2013, less than three years after independence, South Sudan erupted into civil war. The ongoing conflict pits forces of President Salva Kiir, a Dinka, and those of former Vice President Riek Machar, a Nuer, against one another….

[Al Jazeera] In December 2013, less than three years after independence, South Sudan erupted into civil war. The ongoing conflict pits forces of President Salva Kiir, a Dinka, and those of former Vice President Riek Machar, a Nuer, against one another. The United Nations has issued genocide warnings and declared famine in several regions. Over 3 million people have been displaced from their homes. Reports chronicle massive human rights abuses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Team Asks MPs to Reduce Gambling Tax

[Nation] Parliament’s experts on economic policy and budgeting have asked legislators to reduce the proposed “punitive” taxation on gaming firms and instead come up with ways to curb illegal gambling.

[Nation] Parliament's experts on economic policy and budgeting have asked legislators to reduce the proposed "punitive" taxation on gaming firms and instead come up with ways to curb illegal gambling.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Renegade Soldiers Open Fire on Anti-Mutiny Protesters

[Al Jazeera] Six people, including a mother of three, were wounded when renegade soldiers in Ivory Coast opened fire at a protest against an army mutiny in Bouake, according to witnesses.

[Al Jazeera] Six people, including a mother of three, were wounded when renegade soldiers in Ivory Coast opened fire at a protest against an army mutiny in Bouake, according to witnesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Man Gets a 13 Year Sentence for Defilement

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhata Bay -Nkhata Bay Magistrate Court on Friday, sentenced a 25 year old man identified as Jacob Sichali to 13 years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for defiling a 15 year old girl contrary to Section 138 (1) of the country’s…

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhata Bay -Nkhata Bay Magistrate Court on Friday, sentenced a 25 year old man identified as Jacob Sichali to 13 years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for defiling a 15 year old girl contrary to Section 138 (1) of the country's Penal Code.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Al-Basher Meets Amir of Qatar

[SNA] Doha -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher met, Sunday, morning, H.H Amir of Qatar, Sheikh, Tamim Bin Hammad Al-Thani on the side lines of Doha Forum.

[SNA] Doha -President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer Al-Basher met, Sunday, morning, H.H Amir of Qatar, Sheikh, Tamim Bin Hammad Al-Thani on the side lines of Doha Forum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan