ODM Legislators Demand Matiangi Exit Over KCSE Results

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three Opposition Members of Parliament have asked Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi to vacate office in the next seven days, failure to which the lawmakers have threatened to table an impeachment motion in Parliament a pro…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Three Opposition Members of Parliament have asked Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi to vacate office in the next seven days, failure to which the lawmakers have threatened to table an impeachment motion in Parliament a process they say they are confident will materialise if Matiangi does not bow to their demands.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Volleyball – UNIK Sign Mbonyuwontuma as Coach

[New Times] University of Kibungo Volleyball Club (UNIK) have signed Jean Luc Mbonyuwontuma as their new head coach from Sport-S in Uganda on a two-year contract, according to UNIK president, Laurent Ngarambe.

[New Times] University of Kibungo Volleyball Club (UNIK) have signed Jean Luc Mbonyuwontuma as their new head coach from Sport-S in Uganda on a two-year contract, according to UNIK president, Laurent Ngarambe.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Temporary Reprieve for Jubilee MPs Discharged From House Committees

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Four Jubilee Party MPs on Wednesday moved to the High Court to challenge the decision by their party leaders in the National Assembly to remove them from various committee positions.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Four Jubilee Party MPs on Wednesday moved to the High Court to challenge the decision by their party leaders in the National Assembly to remove them from various committee positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NTSA Revokes Short Term TLB Licenses After Fatal Crashes

[Nation] National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) on Wednesday revoked licences issued to city operators that allowed them to carry passengers travelling upcountry over Christmas and New Year holidays.

[Nation] National Transport and Safety Authority (NTSA) on Wednesday revoked licences issued to city operators that allowed them to carry passengers travelling upcountry over Christmas and New Year holidays.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Women Who Made a Difference in 2017

[New Times] Rwandan women have over the years made progress in various sectors, taking on male-dominated fields with zeal and confidence. As the year comes to an end, Sharon Kantengwa looks at some of the women who made commendable strides in 2017 in n…

[New Times] Rwandan women have over the years made progress in various sectors, taking on male-dominated fields with zeal and confidence. As the year comes to an end, Sharon Kantengwa looks at some of the women who made commendable strides in 2017 in no particular order.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Court Puts Hold on Relocation of Kisumu Dump Site

[Capital FM] Kisumu -Kisumu County Governor Prof Anyang Nyong’o has suffered a setback following a court decision to stop his administration from relocating Kachok dumpsite to Kajulu in Kisumu East Constituency.

[Capital FM] Kisumu -Kisumu County Governor Prof Anyang Nyong'o has suffered a setback following a court decision to stop his administration from relocating Kachok dumpsite to Kajulu in Kisumu East Constituency.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Salary Increment Not Feasible for Now in Nigeria Lawmaker

[Leadership] Ado Ekiti -A House of Representatives member from Ekiti State, Hon Kehinde Agboola, has said the proposed salary increase for Nigerian workers by the federal government, saying such provision was not captured by the 2018 budget.

[Leadership] Ado Ekiti -A House of Representatives member from Ekiti State, Hon Kehinde Agboola, has said the proposed salary increase for Nigerian workers by the federal government, saying such provision was not captured by the 2018 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tiga Dam Repairs – Farmers Worry Over Continuous Shut Down

[Daily Trust] Kano -For several decades, Tiga Dam has been a major source of water to irrigation sites in Kano State. The dam is seen as the state’s oil rig for the simple fact that it caters for farmers and herdersmen alike.

[Daily Trust] Kano -For several decades, Tiga Dam has been a major source of water to irrigation sites in Kano State. The dam is seen as the state's oil rig for the simple fact that it caters for farmers and herdersmen alike.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five Habits We Should Leave Behind in the New Year

[Nation] I like to do listicles at the end of every year because I’m usually on vacation and far too lazy to string together a coherent column worthy of a newspaper this distinguished.

[Nation] I like to do listicles at the end of every year because I'm usually on vacation and far too lazy to string together a coherent column worthy of a newspaper this distinguished.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

HIV Progress Report – Good Progress, But Also Big Gaps

[The Conversation Africa] The World Health Organisation (WHO) has clear markers on the road to controlling the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. By 2020, about nine out of every ten people should know their HIV status. Nine out of ten HIV positive people shoul…

[The Conversation Africa] The World Health Organisation (WHO) has clear markers on the road to controlling the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. By 2020, about nine out of every ten people should know their HIV status. Nine out of ten HIV positive people should be on antiretroviral treatment (ARVs) and the virus should not be detectable in their blood.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya