Legislators Take Tough Stance on Logging

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Natural Resource Environment Parliamentary Committee has vowed to crack the whip on individuals found engaging in massive logging in the country.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Natural Resource Environment Parliamentary Committee has vowed to crack the whip on individuals found engaging in massive logging in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No More Relegation Fights, Vow Mathare United

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United skipper George ‘Wise’ Owino says the club has learnt its lessons and is not ready to dangle on the thin line of relegation for yet another season when the new campaign kicks-off this weekend.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Mathare United skipper George 'Wise' Owino says the club has learnt its lessons and is not ready to dangle on the thin line of relegation for yet another season when the new campaign kicks-off this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Facing Financial Ruin

[Deutsche Welle] A perfect storm of external events and domestic mismanagement has brought Namibia to its knees. The government cannot even afford to feed its army and the president has stopped using his private jet.

[Deutsche Welle] A perfect storm of external events and domestic mismanagement has brought Namibia to its knees. The government cannot even afford to feed its army and the president has stopped using his private jet.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Tells Embassy to Help Socialite SK Mbuga

[Monitor] Kampala -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has instructed the Ugandan mission in Denmark to follow up the arrest of Kampala socialite Sulaiman Kabangala Mbuga and offer him any possible assistance.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has instructed the Ugandan mission in Denmark to follow up the arrest of Kampala socialite Sulaiman Kabangala Mbuga and offer him any possible assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South African News Station ANN7 Is On the Skids – Why It Won’t Be Missed

[The Conversation Africa] The closure of any media outlet is normally mourned by all journalists, because of the loss of jobs, diversity and competition. But the announcement that South African pay-TV operator Multichoice will not renew the contract of…

[The Conversation Africa] The closure of any media outlet is normally mourned by all journalists, because of the loss of jobs, diversity and competition. But the announcement that South African pay-TV operator Multichoice will not renew the contract of news channel ANN7 will be no great loss to the news media, or the public debate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Legislators Protest Withdrawal of Security By State

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Minority Whip Junet Mohammed has written to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi protesting the withdrawal of security detail of opposition legislators.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Minority Whip Junet Mohammed has written to National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi protesting the withdrawal of security detail of opposition legislators.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

AU Speaks on Odinga’s ‘Swearing-In’ Ceremony

[African Union] The Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, is closely following the evolution of the political situation in Kenya. In this respect, he notes with concern the organization by the National Super Alliance (NASA) o…

[African Union] The Chairperson of the Africa Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, is closely following the evolution of the political situation in Kenya. In this respect, he notes with concern the organization by the National Super Alliance (NASA) of a ceremony during which Mr. Raila Odinga was "sworn-in" as the "people's President of Kenya".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Duale Gets His Way As Keter Replaced As Labour Committee Chair

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Bura MP Ali Wario has been elected unopposed to chair the National Assembly Labour and Social Welfare after Nandi MP Alfred Keter failed to defend the post.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Bura MP Ali Wario has been elected unopposed to chair the National Assembly Labour and Social Welfare after Nandi MP Alfred Keter failed to defend the post.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NCC Yet to Receive Notice On 9Mobile Preferred Bidder

[This Day] Contrary to reports that the interim board of 9mobile has sent a notice to the telecoms industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), on the choice of their preferred bidder for the sale of 9mobile, NCC yesterday denied e…

[This Day] Contrary to reports that the interim board of 9mobile has sent a notice to the telecoms industry regulator, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), on the choice of their preferred bidder for the sale of 9mobile, NCC yesterday denied ever receiving such notice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria