Matiangi Appointed Acting Interior CS After Nkaissery’s Death

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi to the Interior ministry on acting capacity, following the death of Joseph Nkaissery.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has appointed Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi to the Interior ministry on acting capacity, following the death of Joseph Nkaissery.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

5 Years Into Independence, Children Denied Childhoods – Unicef

[UN News] As South Sudan enters its sixth year of independence, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is calling the situation in the country “a catastrophe for children” and cautioned that they are being denied a childhood in nearly all aspects …

[UN News] As South Sudan enters its sixth year of independence, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is calling the situation in the country "a catastrophe for children" and cautioned that they are being denied a childhood in nearly all aspects of their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

UN Condemns Terrorist Attack in Rafah

[UN News] Condemning yesterday’s terrorist attack against a checkpoint in Rafah, Egypt, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Security Council have underscored the need to bring the perpetrators to justice.

[UN News] Condemning yesterday's terrorist attack against a checkpoint in Rafah, Egypt, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and the Security Council have underscored the need to bring the perpetrators to justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Kenyatta, Moi and Odinga Lead in Mourning Nkaissery

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Leaders across the country were on Saturday united in mourning the death of Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery, describing him as a fearless leader who served the country with dedication.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Leaders across the country were on Saturday united in mourning the death of Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery, describing him as a fearless leader who served the country with dedication.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Protesters Call for Political Change

[Al Jazeera] Tension is mounting in Guinea Bissau between President Jose Mario Vaz and parliament which has not been able to pass a single law in the last two years. The unrest has spilled onto the streets as protesters call for political change and st…

[Al Jazeera] Tension is mounting in Guinea Bissau between President Jose Mario Vaz and parliament which has not been able to pass a single law in the last two years. The unrest has spilled onto the streets as protesters call for political change and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau

Governors Ask Labour CS to Intervene as Nurses’ Strike Bites

[Nation] A few public hospitals are now attending to patients requiring services such as dialysis, X-rays and laboratory tests as the nurses’ strike enters its second month.

[Nation] A few public hospitals are now attending to patients requiring services such as dialysis, X-rays and laboratory tests as the nurses' strike enters its second month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Khama Officially Opens the 2017 Netball World Youth Cup

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was amongst dignitaries who witnessed the historic occasion of Botswana hosting the first ever Netball World Youth Cup to be played on the African soil.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was amongst dignitaries who witnessed the historic occasion of Botswana hosting the first ever Netball World Youth Cup to be played on the African soil.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Non-Locals Evacuated Over Fears of Fresh Al-Shbaab Attacks in Lamu

[Nation] Non-locals living in Jima village, Lamu County have been evacuated to safety over fears of fresh Al-Shabaab attacks after the militants killed nine people on Friday night.

[Nation] Non-locals living in Jima village, Lamu County have been evacuated to safety over fears of fresh Al-Shabaab attacks after the militants killed nine people on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Hires U.S. Firm to Lobby for Sanctions Relief

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Washington DC -Earlier this summer, law and lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs inked a contract with the Sudanese government aimed at removing US sanctions on the regime.

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Washington DC -Earlier this summer, law and lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs inked a contract with the Sudanese government aimed at removing US sanctions on the regime.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan