Cultural Institutions Agitate for Fair Share in Extractives Sector

[Oil in Uganda] On 21st June, the three prime ministers from Ker Kwaro Acholi, Alur Kingdom and Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom launched Guidelines to equip cultural leaders in their institutions in managing their relationship with the oil and gas companies as …

[Oil in Uganda] On 21st June, the three prime ministers from Ker Kwaro Acholi, Alur Kingdom and Bunyoro Kitara Kingdom launched Guidelines to equip cultural leaders in their institutions in managing their relationship with the oil and gas companies as productively as possible.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Education Minister Blames Wike for Causing Rift in Religious Subjects

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has blamed River State Governor Nysome Wike for the controversy over Christian Religion Knowledge (CRK) and Islamic Religion Knowledge (IRK) subjects in schools.

[Guardian] Birnin Kebbi -The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu has blamed River State Governor Nysome Wike for the controversy over Christian Religion Knowledge (CRK) and Islamic Religion Knowledge (IRK) subjects in schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenya Power Appoints Dr. Ken Tarus as Chief Executive Officer

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Power & Lighting Company has appointed Dr. Ken Tarus as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director seven months after Dr. Ben Chumo’s term lapsed.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Power & Lighting Company has appointed Dr. Ken Tarus as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director seven months after Dr. Ben Chumo's term lapsed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Autopsy Shows Msando Was Strangled to Death

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A post-mortem conducted on the body of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT Manager Chris Msando has revealed that he was tortured and then strangled to death.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A post-mortem conducted on the body of the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ICT Manager Chris Msando has revealed that he was tortured and then strangled to death.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kimanzi Upbeat of Survival After Homeboyz Win

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United head coach Francis Kimanzi believes that the win against Kakamega Homeboyz at Ruaraka Sports Club on Wednesday will boost the team’s moral and their fight to avoid relegation.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United head coach Francis Kimanzi believes that the win against Kakamega Homeboyz at Ruaraka Sports Club on Wednesday will boost the team's moral and their fight to avoid relegation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

A Breakdown of What You Need to Know About the Kenyan Elections

[The Conversation Africa] There are eight candidates for the presidency in Kenya’s 2017 election. Of these, two are the main contenders; Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and Raila Amolo Odinga. This is a replica of the 2013 polls where the two presidential candid…

[The Conversation Africa] There are eight candidates for the presidency in Kenya's 2017 election. Of these, two are the main contenders; Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and Raila Amolo Odinga. This is a replica of the 2013 polls where the two presidential candidates were the dominant opponents.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Govt Needs to Adopt ‘Milk Banks’ to Reduce Infant Deaths

[The Conversation Africa] Mother’s milk has an enormous impact on child survival. While in Kenya it has improved over the past decade, the number of children who die before five years remains significant. The rate has decreased from 115 per 1000 live b…

[The Conversation Africa] Mother's milk has an enormous impact on child survival. While in Kenya it has improved over the past decade, the number of children who die before five years remains significant. The rate has decreased from 115 per 1000 live births in 2003 to 52 in 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ready to Go as IEBC Conducts Successful Results Simulation

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) successfully completed its last major results transmission simulation, clearing the way for General Election due on Tuesday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) successfully completed its last major results transmission simulation, clearing the way for General Election due on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya