Opposition Hailed for Calling Off Street Demos

[Nation] The national council for non-governmental organizations has hailed the opposition for calling off a planned protest on the amended electoral laws recently assented to by the President.

[Nation] The national council for non-governmental organizations has hailed the opposition for calling off a planned protest on the amended electoral laws recently assented to by the President.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

SOYA Public Voting to Close Tonight

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public voting for the 2016 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) will close on Thursday night ahead of the black tie gala event scheduled for January 19 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Public voting for the 2016 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) will close on Thursday night ahead of the black tie gala event scheduled for January 19 at the Kenyatta International Convention Center.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Names First Female Major General

[East African] Brigadier Proscovia Nalweyiso has made history after she became the first female Major-General in the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF), in top military changes announced by President Yoweri Museveni on Friday.

[East African] Brigadier Proscovia Nalweyiso has made history after she became the first female Major-General in the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF), in top military changes announced by President Yoweri Museveni on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Debate On Mugabe’s Successor ‘Is a Sign of Indiscipline, Avoid It’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe’s “potential” successor are “premature” and “taboo”.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's National Assembly Speaker Jacob Mudenda has reportedly said that the ongoing debates within the ruling Zanu-PF party about President Robert Mugabe's "potential" successor are "premature" and "taboo".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ze Maria to Effect Closed-Door Sessions to Avoid Spying

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia head coach Jose Marcelo ‘Ze Maria’ Ferreira has said he will impose a closed door policy on his training sessions this season to avoid spying by opposition coaches and scouts.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gor Mahia head coach Jose Marcelo 'Ze Maria' Ferreira has said he will impose a closed door policy on his training sessions this season to avoid spying by opposition coaches and scouts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya