Top 10 Quotable Quotes of Last Week

[Premium Times] “With the result of Ondo State (governorship election), the PDP should know by now that rebranding goes beyond mocking the APC with a musical video of apes playing guitars.”

[Premium Times] "With the result of Ondo State (governorship election), the PDP should know by now that rebranding goes beyond mocking the APC with a musical video of apes playing guitars."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Inside the Operation of a Kenyan Grey Operator – Reaching Out to New Users With a Very Local Focus

[Balancing Act] London -In an interview with Ben Roberts, CEO of Liquid Telecom Kenya we did in mid-October he spoke of the “underground ISP market” in Kenya. At the end of October Russell Southwood visited a Kenyan grey operator who has rolled out fib…

[Balancing Act] London -In an interview with Ben Roberts, CEO of Liquid Telecom Kenya we did in mid-October he spoke of the "underground ISP market" in Kenya. At the end of October Russell Southwood visited a Kenyan grey operator who has rolled out fibre and Wi-Fi in a Kenyan neighborhood, offering pirated content to a willing set of customers. He looks at how the operation works and what lessons it holds.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Increase in Arrivals By Sea to Italy From Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the number of arrivals by sea to Italy from Sudan during January-August this year increased compared to the same period of 2015.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the number of arrivals by sea to Italy from Sudan during January-August this year increased compared to the same period of 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Facebook Racist Intends Pleading Guilty

[News24Wire] A Facebook user who took to the platform and racially insulted Hindus celebrating Diwali now intends pleading guilty to crimen injuria charges, it emerged in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] A Facebook user who took to the platform and racially insulted Hindus celebrating Diwali now intends pleading guilty to crimen injuria charges, it emerged in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dispute Over City of Cape Town’s Confiscation of Informal Traders’ Goods

[News24Wire] A number of informal traders in St George’s Mall had their goods confiscated during a raid by the City of Cape Town’s law enforcement last week.

[News24Wire] A number of informal traders in St George's Mall had their goods confiscated during a raid by the City of Cape Town's law enforcement last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Are We Expected to Improve Our Livelihood When We Don’t Have Land – Emily Tjale

[Parliament of South Africa] Making his main input, the Chairperson of the High Level Panel, Mr Kgalema Motlanthe, said his panel should not be seen as an extension of government and is not made up of sitting Members of Parliament, but of experts in va…

[Parliament of South Africa] Making his main input, the Chairperson of the High Level Panel, Mr Kgalema Motlanthe, said his panel should not be seen as an extension of government and is not made up of sitting Members of Parliament, but of experts in various socio-political fields and laws that govern them - and that the panel is currently assessing the impact thereof through its nation-wide public hearings. And this initiative seeks to review these laws to determine their efficacy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Khartoum Responds to Call for Civil Disobedience

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Fasher -This morning the streets of Khartoum were unusually quiet, as many people responded to calls on social media for a three-day action of civil disobedience.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / El Fasher -This morning the streets of Khartoum were unusually quiet, as many people responded to calls on social media for a three-day action of civil disobedience.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Faure to Francophonie Summit – Support Fight Vs. Climate Change

[Seychelles News Agency] Madagascar and Seychelles -The President of Seychelles Danny Faure addressed the 16th Summit of French-speaking countries [Francophonie] held in Antananarivo, Madagascar, this weekend, a State House statement said on Sunday.

[Seychelles News Agency] Madagascar and Seychelles -The President of Seychelles Danny Faure addressed the 16th Summit of French-speaking countries [Francophonie] held in Antananarivo, Madagascar, this weekend, a State House statement said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles