Traffic Department Set for Reforms to Curb Graft, Kenyatta Says

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will reform the traffic police department to curb corruption as a move to lower transport costs, President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will reform the traffic police department to curb corruption as a move to lower transport costs, President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

State Mental Health Patients Are Being Held in Prisons

[GroundUp] Over 90 people with mental illness are being held in various prisons in the Eastern Cape instead of being looked after in hospitals. They are state patients – people declared unfit to stand trial or found not criminally responsible because o…

[GroundUp] Over 90 people with mental illness are being held in various prisons in the Eastern Cape instead of being looked after in hospitals. They are state patients - people declared unfit to stand trial or found not criminally responsible because of their illness or "mental defect" (the state's term). This is despite them being ordered by the courts to be placed in mental health facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Usiu Drown Sailors in Hockey League

[Nation] United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) ended their Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League campaign on a high after a 2-1 win over Chase Sailors on Wednesday evening at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

[Nation] United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) ended their Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier League campaign on a high after a 2-1 win over Chase Sailors on Wednesday evening at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Coetzee Satisfied With Outcomes of Assessment Camp

[News24Wire] Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has expressed his satisfaction at the outcome of the Springbok medical and conditioning assessment camp which was held over the past four days in Stellenbosch.

[News24Wire] Springbok coach Allister Coetzee has expressed his satisfaction at the outcome of the Springbok medical and conditioning assessment camp which was held over the past four days in Stellenbosch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

RMAFC Unearths Over N115 Billion Tax Liabilities Against Govt, States

[This Day] Abuja -A tax recovery exercise carried out by the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has uncovered a staggering N115 billion tax liabilities established against some federal and states’ ministries, departments and …

[This Day] Abuja -A tax recovery exercise carried out by the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has uncovered a staggering N115 billion tax liabilities established against some federal and states' ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs), as well as local government councils spread across 30 states of the federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Foulmouthed Ex-NBA Player Yet Again Disses Lupita

[Nation] Retired NBA player Gilbert Arenas who once said Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o is ‘only cute in the dark’ has made another disparaging comment about the Oscar Award winning actress.

[Nation] Retired NBA player Gilbert Arenas who once said Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong'o is 'only cute in the dark' has made another disparaging comment about the Oscar Award winning actress.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Enugu Police Evacuates Unexploded Biafra War Bomb

[This Day] Enugu -The Enugu State Police Command of the Nigeria Police yesterday successfully evacuated an object suspected to be unexploded ordinance which was used during the Nigeria/Biafra Civil war, almost 50 years ago.

[This Day] Enugu -The Enugu State Police Command of the Nigeria Police yesterday successfully evacuated an object suspected to be unexploded ordinance which was used during the Nigeria/Biafra Civil war, almost 50 years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria