Election Body Declares Akeredolu Winner of Ondo Poll

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has declared the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) as the winner of the Ondo governorship election.

[Vanguard] The Independent National Electoral Commission INEC has declared the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Mr. Rotimi Akeredolu (SAN) as the winner of the Ondo governorship election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Consumer Sentiment in Sharp Rise, Says Survey

[Nation] A majority of Kenyans say they are willing to spend their available cash on immediate needs, which has helped fuel a boom in household consumption levels.The latest Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) covering the third quarter of 2016 sho…

[Nation] A majority of Kenyans say they are willing to spend their available cash on immediate needs, which has helped fuel a boom in household consumption levels.The latest Nielsen Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) covering the third quarter of 2016 shows that 53 per cent of respondents plan to keep spending on consumer goods, home improvement and investment in stocks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

55 Killed in Clashes

[East African] At least 14 police officers and 41 suspected attackers were confirmed killed in running battles between the two forces that cut across Kasese District in Uganda’s Rwenzori region on Saturday.

[East African] At least 14 police officers and 41 suspected attackers were confirmed killed in running battles between the two forces that cut across Kasese District in Uganda's Rwenzori region on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Offers Reward for Information On Guns Thieves

[Nation] National Police Service has offered a Sh500,000 reward for any information that will lead to the recovery of seven rifles stolen from a police base in Mumias last week.

[Nation] National Police Service has offered a Sh500,000 reward for any information that will lead to the recovery of seven rifles stolen from a police base in Mumias last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Deadly Car Bomb Hits Marketplace

[Deutsche Welle] A car bomb has exploded inside a bustling marketplace in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu. The preliminary death toll stands at 10 people but is expected to climb considerably, medical sources said.

[Deutsche Welle] A car bomb has exploded inside a bustling marketplace in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. The preliminary death toll stands at 10 people but is expected to climb considerably, medical sources said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Starlets Bow Out Winless After Nigeria Beating

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Starlets bowed out of the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations winless after falling 4-0 to defending champions Nigeria in their last Group B match in Limbe, Cameroon on Saturday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Starlets bowed out of the 2016 Africa Women's Cup of Nations winless after falling 4-0 to defending champions Nigeria in their last Group B match in Limbe, Cameroon on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Castro’s Death, Lackadaisical Medics and Bogus Internet

[New Times] The death of some people should be celebrated, not mourned. Cuba’s Fidel Castro is dead; we should celebrate his life for Castro lived and achieved the purpose of his life; the only thing left for him, was to die; may his soul rest in etern…

[New Times] The death of some people should be celebrated, not mourned. Cuba's Fidel Castro is dead; we should celebrate his life for Castro lived and achieved the purpose of his life; the only thing left for him, was to die; may his soul rest in eternal peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda