ODM’s Steve Mbogo Awaits Ruling in Media Gag Case

[Nation] A politician who escaped a 20-year jail term in 2011 after he appealed against his conviction for defilement will later this month know if his application to bar the media from covering the story is successful.

[Nation] A politician who escaped a 20-year jail term in 2011 after he appealed against his conviction for defilement will later this month know if his application to bar the media from covering the story is successful.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lake Tanganyika Pollution Poses Major Risk for Bujumbura Residents

[Iwacu] Environmental activists warn that Lake Tanganyika is increasingly polluted due to domestic and industrial waste from Bujumbura city and villages that is directly dumped into it without any treatment. Already, as one expert says, locals may be d…

[Iwacu] Environmental activists warn that Lake Tanganyika is increasingly polluted due to domestic and industrial waste from Bujumbura city and villages that is directly dumped into it without any treatment. Already, as one expert says, locals may be drinking unclean water.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Street Children Victorious in Football Match On Day of African Child

[Iwacu] On 16 June every year, African countries celebrate the Day of the African Child. In Burundi, this day comes as more than 2,000 children are living on the streets of Bujumbura, the Burundian capital, says GIRIYUJA, a child rights group.

[Iwacu] On 16 June every year, African countries celebrate the Day of the African Child. In Burundi, this day comes as more than 2,000 children are living on the streets of Bujumbura, the Burundian capital, says GIRIYUJA, a child rights group.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Press Statement

[Shabait] These are times of rapid and fluid developments in our neighborhood. News – factual and speculative – churned out in the past few days in relation to the withdrawal of Qatari troops have been many indeed.

[Shabait] These are times of rapid and fluid developments in our neighborhood. News - factual and speculative - churned out in the past few days in relation to the withdrawal of Qatari troops have been many indeed.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Yadah Stars Fall to Bulawayo City

[The Herald] Bulawayo -Bulawayo City coach Mandla Mpofu heaved a sigh of relief when his team ended a three-match losing streak and added woes on visiting Yadah in this Castle Lager Premiership tie. City came into yesterday’s match at Luveve smarting f…

[The Herald] Bulawayo -Bulawayo City coach Mandla Mpofu heaved a sigh of relief when his team ended a three-match losing streak and added woes on visiting Yadah in this Castle Lager Premiership tie. City came into yesterday's match at Luveve smarting from three consecutive losses to Ngezi Platinum Stars (3-2), and identical 1-0 scoreline defeats against How Mine and Chapungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NNPC Crashes Diesel Price Nationwide By 42 Percent – Spokesperson

[Premium Times] The Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Ndu Ughamadu, on Sunday said it had crushed the price of diesel by 42 per cent.

[Premium Times] The Group General Manager, Public Affairs Division of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Ndu Ughamadu, on Sunday said it had crushed the price of diesel by 42 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

50 Nigerians Use Fake Documents to Secure Italian Visa Monthly – Police

[Premium Times] The Police Special Fraud Unit, SFU, Lagos, on Sunday expressed concern over increasing number of Nigerians allegedly involved in using fake documents to seek Italian visa.

[Premium Times] The Police Special Fraud Unit, SFU, Lagos, on Sunday expressed concern over increasing number of Nigerians allegedly involved in using fake documents to seek Italian visa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man, 60 Accused of Raping 21-Month-Old Grandchild

[The Herald] A Mazowe man raped his 21-month-old grandchild after promising to give her fish, the court heard last week. The man lives close to his daughter’s homestead. The grandfather (60), whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of the …

[The Herald] A Mazowe man raped his 21-month-old grandchild after promising to give her fish, the court heard last week. The man lives close to his daughter's homestead. The grandfather (60), whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of the minor, appeared before Harare magistrate Mr Lazin Ncube facing charges of rape.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyan Menswear Designer Zedekiya Lukoye Set to Launch Brand in Kenya

[Capital FM] NAROK NYC has announced it will launch its menswear brand in Kenya. The collection by Kenyan born Zedekiya Lukoye will include official, casual and lifestyle men clothing.

[Capital FM] NAROK NYC has announced it will launch its menswear brand in Kenya. The collection by Kenyan born Zedekiya Lukoye will include official, casual and lifestyle men clothing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

N-Power – 753,307 Graduates Apply in Five Days

[Premium Times] The total number of graduate applicants in the N-Power job recruitment scheme as at June 18, is 753,307 thus exceeding the total number of both graduate and non-graduate applicants in 2016 by 2,307.

[Premium Times] The total number of graduate applicants in the N-Power job recruitment scheme as at June 18, is 753,307 thus exceeding the total number of both graduate and non-graduate applicants in 2016 by 2,307.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria