Lower House Elections Kick Off in Baidoa and Kismayo

[Shabelle] The Outgoing Somali parliament speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari became the first winner of South West state election of lower House which kicked off Tuesday in Baidoa city.

[Shabelle] The Outgoing Somali parliament speaker Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari became the first winner of South West state election of lower House which kicked off Tuesday in Baidoa city.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Rwanda to Host Seedstars Africa Summit Next Month

[New Times] Seedstars World, a global competition targeting start-ups in emerging markets, will host the second edition of the annual Seedstars Africa Summit in Kigali next month, organisers have said. The event connects African entrepreneurs and entre…

[New Times] Seedstars World, a global competition targeting start-ups in emerging markets, will host the second edition of the annual Seedstars Africa Summit in Kigali next month, organisers have said. The event connects African entrepreneurs and entrepreneurship ecosystems with the outside world and between each other.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Galkayo Civilians Must Be Spared From Fighting

[Shabelle] The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) calls on all parties to the conflict in Galkayo to take all precautionary measures to protect civilians, health care staff and medical facilities.

[Shabelle] The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) calls on all parties to the conflict in Galkayo to take all precautionary measures to protect civilians, health care staff and medical facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

When the Rod Goes Beyond Discipline

[The Herald] Failure by parents to draw the line between discipline and abuse when punishing children has led to unfortunate incidents. It has sometimes led to such catastrophes as death. According to the Bible, it is not a sin to discipline your child.

[The Herald] Failure by parents to draw the line between discipline and abuse when punishing children has led to unfortunate incidents. It has sometimes led to such catastrophes as death. According to the Bible, it is not a sin to discipline your child.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kwale Deputy Governor Kicked Out of ODM

[Nation] The ODM coordinating committee in Kwale County has resolved to kick Deputy Governor Fatuma Achani and ODM Ukunda sub-branch secretary Joseph Odeka out of the party.

[Nation] The ODM coordinating committee in Kwale County has resolved to kick Deputy Governor Fatuma Achani and ODM Ukunda sub-branch secretary Joseph Odeka out of the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hoops 2016/17 Season to Kick Off On Nov. 25

[New Times] The 2016/17 national basketball championship will get underway Friday, November 25, according the local hoops governing body, FERWABA. The date was approved during a general assembly held on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium in Remera.

[New Times] The 2016/17 national basketball championship will get underway Friday, November 25, according the local hoops governing body, FERWABA. The date was approved during a general assembly held on Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium in Remera.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Red Flag Raised Over U.S.$45 Million Mbare Musika Deal

[The Herald] Harare City Council financial and investment advisors have warned the city against proceeding with the $45 million Mbare Musika project because of the lack of a properly defined project concept. Harare had approved a partnership deal with …

[The Herald] Harare City Council financial and investment advisors have warned the city against proceeding with the $45 million Mbare Musika project because of the lack of a properly defined project concept. Harare had approved a partnership deal with Olshevick Investments, a property development firm, to upgrade Mbare Musika.A shopping mall, bus rank, a hotel and a parkade were earmarked for construction under the project. The city engaged the Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) to undertake a financial

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe