Kenyatta to Appoint Anti-Corruption Boss

[Nation] Monday is the D-Day for the three shortlisted candidates for the chairmanship of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) as the Public Service Commission hands their names to President Uhuru Kenyatta.

[Nation] Monday is the D-Day for the three shortlisted candidates for the chairmanship of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) as the Public Service Commission hands their names to President Uhuru Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mulenga Finishes 11th At Africa Junior Chess Tourney

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA’S Raphael Mulenga yesterday finished in a disappointing 11th position at the just-ended Africa Junior chess championship that was hosted in Tunisia.

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA'S Raphael Mulenga yesterday finished in a disappointing 11th position at the just-ended Africa Junior chess championship that was hosted in Tunisia.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ghana Can’t Disappoint Africa in 2016

[Ghana Star] Some members of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) have reminded Ghana to be guided by her previous peaceful elections and, as such, cannot disappoint Africa in the December 7 polls.

[Ghana Star] Some members of the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) have reminded Ghana to be guided by her previous peaceful elections and, as such, cannot disappoint Africa in the December 7 polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Military Personnel Threaten to Boycott Deployment On Dec. 7

[Ghana Star] A total of 172 military personnel at the Sunyani Liberation Barrack in the Brong Ahafo Region are threatening to boycott deployment for electoral duties on Wednesday as their names have been excluded from the voters’ list for the second ro…

[Ghana Star] A total of 172 military personnel at the Sunyani Liberation Barrack in the Brong Ahafo Region are threatening to boycott deployment for electoral duties on Wednesday as their names have been excluded from the voters' list for the second round of special voting.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

SPLM-N Calls On Al Bashir to Resign

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -The Sudan People’s Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) has demanded regional and international governments and institutions to stand by the Sudanese people in their efforts for a better life, and support the ousting of Presi…

[Radio Dabanga] Addis Ababa -The Sudan People's Liberation Movement-North (SPLM-N) has demanded regional and international governments and institutions to stand by the Sudanese people in their efforts for a better life, and support the ousting of President Omar Al Bashir. According to a prominent Islamic leader, Khartoum has lost its political legitimacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

How Secret Police ‘Tortured’ Man to Death, Then Paid Family to Keep Quiet

[Premium Times] After “torturing” a man to death, Nigeria’s secret police, SSS, exploited the influence of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, to pay a paltry N15 million compensation to the victim’s family, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] After "torturing" a man to death, Nigeria's secret police, SSS, exploited the influence of the Oba of Lagos, Rilwan Akiolu, to pay a paltry N15 million compensation to the victim's family, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Election Outcome – Experts Say It’s a Good Development for Africa’s Democracy

[Guardian] Democracy on the African continent recorded another plus during the week, when Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, conceded defeat after losing to Adama Barrow.

[Guardian] Democracy on the African continent recorded another plus during the week, when Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, conceded defeat after losing to Adama Barrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria