47 Pupils to Join President Kenyatta in First SGR Train Ride

[Nation] Pupils from 47 schools representing an equal number of counties will join President Uhuru Kenyatta, the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, diplomats and other Kenyans from all walks of life during the maiden SGR train ride from Mombasa to Nairobi, …

[Nation] Pupils from 47 schools representing an equal number of counties will join President Uhuru Kenyatta, the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, diplomats and other Kenyans from all walks of life during the maiden SGR train ride from Mombasa to Nairobi, Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Transformation of Martha Karua and Ababu Namwamba

[Nation] Budalang’i MP Ababu Namwamba entered Shimba Hills Room at the tail end of the entourage of politicians who accompanied President Uhuru Kenyatta to the presentation of his nomination papers at KICC.

[Nation] Budalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba entered Shimba Hills Room at the tail end of the entourage of politicians who accompanied President Uhuru Kenyatta to the presentation of his nomination papers at KICC.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police in Calabar Recover Arms, Ammunition From Graves

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Commissioner of Police in Cross River State, Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa, has disclosed that his men have recovered stolen arms and ammunition from a grave in Goldie Cemetery, near the University of Calabar.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Commissioner of Police in Cross River State, Hafiz Mohammed Inuwa, has disclosed that his men have recovered stolen arms and ammunition from a grave in Goldie Cemetery, near the University of Calabar.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

My Predeccesor Wasted Huge Security Votes – Gov Abubakar

[Vanguard] Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, yesterday, blamed the wastage of state resources in the previous administration on the huge allocations for security vote.

[Vanguard] Governor Mohammed Abubakar of Bauchi State, yesterday, blamed the wastage of state resources in the previous administration on the huge allocations for security vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Exclusionist Policies Led to Civil War, Boko Haram Crisis – Bishop Kukah

[Vanguard] The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Hassan Kukah, has said the “selfish exclusionist policies” of a few leaders laid the foundation for the Nigerian Civil war as well the mindless killing by the Boko Haram terrorists sect in the No…

[Vanguard] The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Hassan Kukah, has said the "selfish exclusionist policies" of a few leaders laid the foundation for the Nigerian Civil war as well the mindless killing by the Boko Haram terrorists sect in the North-East part of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Escape to Dubai, and Other E-Mailed Missives From the Shadow State

[Daily Maverick] We now know that President Jacob Zuma and his entourage have attempted to purchase for themselves a great, gilded oil-soaked escape hatch. This country has suffered many atrocities, slights and insults. So perhaps it’s apposite that we…

[Daily Maverick] We now know that President Jacob Zuma and his entourage have attempted to purchase for themselves a great, gilded oil-soaked escape hatch. This country has suffered many atrocities, slights and insults. So perhaps it's apposite that we've earned ourselves a president who built himself a quarter-of-a-billion rand palace, and couldn't be assed to live in it. By RICHARD POPLAK.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Strong Steps From Turkey’s Maarif Foundation to Africa

[Ethiopian Herald] The head of Turkey’s recently established Maarif Foundation, Professor Birol Akgün told that it aims to be active around the world within five years, addressing the educational needs of the Turkish community abroad by offering a visionary Turkish-style education and promoting the Turkish language.

[Ethiopian Herald] The head of Turkey's recently established Maarif Foundation, Professor Birol Akgün told that it aims to be active around the world within five years, addressing the educational needs of the Turkish community abroad by offering a visionary Turkish-style education and promoting the Turkish language.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia