Senegal’s Ruling Coalition Wins Large Parliamentary Majority

[Deutsche Welle] According to the electoral commission in Senegal, the country’s ruling coalition party will take 125 of 165 seats in parliament. This confirmed an expected landslide for supporters of President Macky Sall.

[Deutsche Welle] According to the electoral commission in Senegal, the country's ruling coalition party will take 125 of 165 seats in parliament. This confirmed an expected landslide for supporters of President Macky Sall.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Collapse of ICC Case ‘Is Reason for Fear of Violence Ahead of Kenya Polls’

[News24Wire] Fears of violence in Kenya’s upcoming election could partly be attributed to the collapse of the International Criminal Court’s case against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, who are running mates in Tuesday’s election …

[News24Wire] Fears of violence in Kenya's upcoming election could partly be attributed to the collapse of the International Criminal Court's case against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto, who are running mates in Tuesday's election for a second term.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mauritania Votes On Controversial Constitutional Reform

[Al Jazeera] Mauritanians are voting on contentious constitutional changes sought by President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz that some opposition legislators say could prompt slide towards authoritarian leadership.

[Al Jazeera] Mauritanians are voting on contentious constitutional changes sought by President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz that some opposition legislators say could prompt slide towards authoritarian leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Experts Fault Taxman’s Plan to Deactivate Non-Compliant Pins

[Nation] Legal experts have faulted the taxman’s announcement that he will deactivate the Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) of non-compliant taxpayers, terming it illegal.

[Nation] Legal experts have faulted the taxman's announcement that he will deactivate the Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) of non-compliant taxpayers, terming it illegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Millers Get Permits to Import Sugar

[Nation] The Sugar Directorate has issued permits to nearly all private millers to import 150,000 tonnes of the commodity ahead of the expiry of the Common Market for Eastern and Central Africa (Comesa) duty-free window.

[Nation] The Sugar Directorate has issued permits to nearly all private millers to import 150,000 tonnes of the commodity ahead of the expiry of the Common Market for Eastern and Central Africa (Comesa) duty-free window.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Actress Thando Thabethe Resigns from Generations: The Legacy

[http://generationsextra.co.za/] It is with great sadness we announce the resignation of talented actress Thando Thabethe from Generations: The Legacy.Thando was first introduced to our viewers as the independent, free-spirited Nolwazi Buzo.

[http://generationsextra.co.za/] It is with great sadness we announce the resignation of talented actress Thando Thabethe from Generations: The Legacy.Thando was first introduced to our viewers as the independent, free-spirited Nolwazi Buzo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

What Uhuru Will Do If He Gets Another Five Years At the Top

[Nation] When we got a call last Friday from one of our colleagues, saying State House was offering a 15-minute interview with President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday, we were taken aback.

[Nation] When we got a call last Friday from one of our colleagues, saying State House was offering a 15-minute interview with President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday, we were taken aback.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya