KCSE Exam Kicks Off Monday Amid Tight Supervision

[Nation] Some 615,773 candidates will Monday start their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination that will once again be administered under tough regulations aimed at curbing cheating.

[Nation] Some 615,773 candidates will Monday start their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination that will once again be administered under tough regulations aimed at curbing cheating.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘MPs No Longer Free to Fault Govt’

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mpendae constituency legislator on CCM ticket, Mr Salim Hassan Turky says some members of the parliament now fear criticising the performance of the government, disclosing that those who have been vocal have been summoned for question…

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mpendae constituency legislator on CCM ticket, Mr Salim Hassan Turky says some members of the parliament now fear criticising the performance of the government, disclosing that those who have been vocal have been summoned for questioning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

From What Does Magufuli Want to What He’s Become

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One year ago, on the one year mark of Magufuli’s ascent to the Presidency, I shared my thoughts on what it meant and how I interpreted what were recent happenings. I spoke of the move away from first generation human rights, re…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One year ago, on the one year mark of Magufuli's ascent to the Presidency, I shared my thoughts on what it meant and how I interpreted what were recent happenings. I spoke of the move away from first generation human rights, restrictions in political space, and fears regarding the Media Services Act, amongst others. With hindsight however, the most telling issue that I spoke of was the consequences of a lack of criticism and self-criticism on a generation of leaders. It is worth quoting the paragraph in fu

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

VP Mnangagwa Tried to Stage a Coup in 1980, Says Grace Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa tried to stage a coup in 1980 in a bid to take over as the country’s first post-independence leader, First Lady Grace Mugabe claimed Sunday.

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa tried to stage a coup in 1980 in a bid to take over as the country's first post-independence leader, First Lady Grace Mugabe claimed Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Business Picks Up as Guns Fall Silent in Kisumu After Demos

[Nation] After the sounds of gunfire died down in Kisumu this week and cool winds from Lake Victoria neutralised the choking fumes of tear gas, businesses slowly started to reopen.

[Nation] After the sounds of gunfire died down in Kisumu this week and cool winds from Lake Victoria neutralised the choking fumes of tear gas, businesses slowly started to reopen.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya