Crackdown On State Critics Raises Eyebrows

[Nation] The recent clampdown on two civil society organisations by the NGOs Coordination Board and a veiled threat at two heads of independent institutions by outgoing National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has cast the spotlight on the governme…

[Nation] The recent clampdown on two civil society organisations by the NGOs Coordination Board and a veiled threat at two heads of independent institutions by outgoing National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale has cast the spotlight on the government over what appears to be a major onslaught on its critics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Gladiators Beat Swaziland in Friendly

[Namibian] Windhoek -The Brave Gladiators beat Swaziland national women’s team 3-2 in an international friendly match played at the Namibia Football Association (NFA) Technical Centre on Saturday.

[Namibian] Windhoek -The Brave Gladiators beat Swaziland national women's team 3-2 in an international friendly match played at the Namibia Football Association (NFA) Technical Centre on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Concerns As Sanitary Pads Project Moved From Ministry

[Nation] The funds allocated to school girls’ sanitary pads programme have been moved from the Education to the Gender ministry in a move stakeholders fear may roll back the gains made in the five-year-old programme.

[Nation] The funds allocated to school girls' sanitary pads programme have been moved from the Education to the Gender ministry in a move stakeholders fear may roll back the gains made in the five-year-old programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bikers to Ride for Unity on Independence Day

[Premium Times] A group of bikers will be organising a commemorative ride tagged, “The one Nigeria Ride” slated for October 1, Nigeria’s independence day to advocate for the country’s unity.

[Premium Times] A group of bikers will be organising a commemorative ride tagged, "The one Nigeria Ride" slated for October 1, Nigeria's independence day to advocate for the country's unity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Media Must Innovate to Survive, Say Experts

[New Times] Media businesses must innovate to be more connected to audiences and respond to contemporary lifestyle needs of people in the current digital era if the sector is to remain sustainable, experts at an ongoing communication summit in Kigali h…

[New Times] Media businesses must innovate to be more connected to audiences and respond to contemporary lifestyle needs of people in the current digital era if the sector is to remain sustainable, experts at an ongoing communication summit in Kigali have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda