IEBC Asks Court to Throw Out Poll Cases

[Nation] The electoral commission has described the queries lodged at the Supreme Court about the repeat presidential election as “misplaced and ill-conceived” and asked the court to throw out the cases at the petitioners’ cost.

[Nation] The electoral commission has described the queries lodged at the Supreme Court about the repeat presidential election as "misplaced and ill-conceived" and asked the court to throw out the cases at the petitioners' cost.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Attacks, Killing of Gendarmes – “Government Has Taken Full Responsibility to Restore Law and Order”

[Cameroon Tribune] Following is the statement of the Minister of Communication, Issa Tchiroma Bakary during a press conference in Yaounde on November 10, 2017 on the aftermath of the attack and killing of Gendarmes in the North West and South West Regi…

[Cameroon Tribune] Following is the statement of the Minister of Communication, Issa Tchiroma Bakary during a press conference in Yaounde on November 10, 2017 on the aftermath of the attack and killing of Gendarmes in the North West and South West Regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Somaliland Goes to the Polls

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million p…

[This is Africa] Somaliland, an autonomous and self-determined territory, northwest of Somalia goes to the polls today to elect a new leader after a seven-year wait. Three candidates are competing for the post to lead the region of around 3.5 million people.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DA Skews Budget Away From Wealthy Suburbs in Favour of Khayelitsha Residents

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

[Daily Maverick] It is true that the DA governs poor black areas differently from wealthy suburbs such as Constantia and Bishopscourt. We pour resources into the former, and virtually ignore the latter.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa