Increased Politicians’ Abductions Raise Eyebrows

[Nation] Concerns have been raised on the increased kidnappings of politicians, especially during the electioneering period, and which have remained a puzzle even to police officers.

[Nation] Concerns have been raised on the increased kidnappings of politicians, especially during the electioneering period, and which have remained a puzzle even to police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jubilee Issues Poll Rules for Aspirants

[Nation] Agents of the 8,000 Jubilee aspirants will have one hour to record serial numbers of ballot papers on Friday, just before its high-stakes primaries in 33 counties.

[Nation] Agents of the 8,000 Jubilee aspirants will have one hour to record serial numbers of ballot papers on Friday, just before its high-stakes primaries in 33 counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ODM Mulls Consensus in Busia Primaries

[Nation] The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) on Tuesday hinted at the possibility of solving through consensus an impasse pitting Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and his main challenger, Dr Paul Otuoma, over planned repeat nominations in the county.

[Nation] The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) on Tuesday hinted at the possibility of solving through consensus an impasse pitting Busia Governor Sospeter Ojaamong and his main challenger, Dr Paul Otuoma, over planned repeat nominations in the county.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mbeki Set for Honorary Degree in Kenya Visit

[Nation] Former South Africa President Thabo Mbeki will tour Nyeri in a move to honour fallen Mau Mau fighters who are heroes in the Rainbow Nation for inspiring the anti-apartheid struggle.

[Nation] Former South Africa President Thabo Mbeki will tour Nyeri in a move to honour fallen Mau Mau fighters who are heroes in the Rainbow Nation for inspiring the anti-apartheid struggle.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria Ranked 152 of 188 Countries in Human Development Index

[Premium Times] Nigeria was, Tuesday, ranked 152 among the 188 UN member states in the Human Development Index, HDI. ? According to the 2016 report released by the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, in Abuja, Nigeria retained its 2015 status w…

[Premium Times] Nigeria was, Tuesday, ranked 152 among the 188 UN member states in the Human Development Index, HDI. ? According to the 2016 report released by the United Nations Development Programme, UNDP, in Abuja, Nigeria retained its 2015 status with a computation of 0.527 which was two points above 2014 computation of 0.525.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Policies Critical to Addressing Infrastructure Challenges

[Guardian] Piqued by evolving global landscape, the understanding of infrastructure as a mere physical or organisational asset has changed, as it is now viewed from a more expansive and strategic point of view, the World Bank said in a recent report.

[Guardian] Piqued by evolving global landscape, the understanding of infrastructure as a mere physical or organisational asset has changed, as it is now viewed from a more expansive and strategic point of view, the World Bank said in a recent report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria