How Dennis Itumbi Leaked Poll Withdrawal Speech Before Raila Read It

[Nairobi News] State House Director of Digital Communications Dennis Itumbi leaked on Facebook the speech on opposition leader Raila Odinga’s withdrawal from the repeat presidential elections, hours before he could read it at a press conference.

[Nairobi News] State House Director of Digital Communications Dennis Itumbi leaked on Facebook the speech on opposition leader Raila Odinga's withdrawal from the repeat presidential elections, hours before he could read it at a press conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mdee Arraigned in Court Over Inflammatory Utterance

[Daily News] THE prosecution yesterday gave a detailed account, showing how Kawe Member of Parliament (MP), Halima Mdee (39) abused the President of United Republic of Tanzania, Dr John Magufuli.

[Daily News] THE prosecution yesterday gave a detailed account, showing how Kawe Member of Parliament (MP), Halima Mdee (39) abused the President of United Republic of Tanzania, Dr John Magufuli.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Controversy Surrounds Mini Bus Touts

[Nyasa Times] Despite government’s efforts to remove minibus and bus touts, locally known as ‘call boys’, from the country’s streets, the menaces to society continue to operate at bus stops across the country in large numbers.

[Nyasa Times] Despite government's efforts to remove minibus and bus touts, locally known as 'call boys', from the country's streets, the menaces to society continue to operate at bus stops across the country in large numbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Court Orders Permanent Forfeiture of Diezani’s 56 Houses

[Leadership] Abuja -A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered permanent forfeiture of 56 houses allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Allison-Madueke, to the federal government.

[Leadership] Abuja -A Federal High Court in Lagos yesterday ordered permanent forfeiture of 56 houses allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Allison-Madueke, to the federal government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pentagon Blames Islamic State in Deadly Attack on U.S. Forces

[VOA] The Pentagon said Wednesday that Islamic State fighters were responsible for an attack in southwestern Niger that killed four American soldiers, as new details suggested local villagers might have played a role in the ambush.

[VOA] The Pentagon said Wednesday that Islamic State fighters were responsible for an attack in southwestern Niger that killed four American soldiers, as new details suggested local villagers might have played a role in the ambush.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger