Foreign Envoys Condemn Sham Primaries, Urge Credible Elections in Kenya

[East African] Foreign envoys have expressed concern that the recent shambolic political party primaries in Kenya could be a pointer to possible organisational challenges during the August 8 General Election.

[East African] Foreign envoys have expressed concern that the recent shambolic political party primaries in Kenya could be a pointer to possible organisational challenges during the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Says Over 9000 Fired Civil Servants Can Appeal

[Daily News] The government has issued fresh guidelines that allow legitimate public-sector workers who were recently fired for allegedly using phony academic certificates to legally challenge the state decision before May 15.

[Daily News] The government has issued fresh guidelines that allow legitimate public-sector workers who were recently fired for allegedly using phony academic certificates to legally challenge the state decision before May 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Trade Federation Singing the Same Tune as ANC Enemies – Veteran

[News24Wire] It was worrying that President Jacob Zuma was booed by members of his party’s alliance partner Cosatu, MK Military Veterans Association chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] It was worrying that President Jacob Zuma was booed by members of his party's alliance partner Cosatu, MK Military Veterans Association chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Report Shows Kenya’s Jobs Crisis the Worst in Region

[East African] East Africa’s largest economy, Kenya, holds the dubious distinction of having the region’s highest unemployment rate, the United Nations says in its latest assessment of human development that throws a huge policy-making challenge at Nai…

[East African] East Africa's largest economy, Kenya, holds the dubious distinction of having the region's highest unemployment rate, the United Nations says in its latest assessment of human development that throws a huge policy-making challenge at Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

People’s Congress Names Secretary General Deputies

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the People’s Congress, Dr. Ali Al-Haj, has announced the naming of Thuraya Yousif, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Turabi and Engineer Abdalla Abu-Fatma as deputies of the party’s Secretary General.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary General of the People's Congress, Dr. Ali Al-Haj, has announced the naming of Thuraya Yousif, Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Turabi and Engineer Abdalla Abu-Fatma as deputies of the party's Secretary General.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister of State for Justice Presides Over Sudan Delegation to AALCO Meetings

[SNA] Nairobi -The Minister of State for Justice, Dr Tahani Torad-Debba chaired Sudan’s delegation participating in meetings of the 56th session of the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO) which is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya during…

[SNA] Nairobi -The Minister of State for Justice, Dr Tahani Torad-Debba chaired Sudan's delegation participating in meetings of the 56th session of the Asian-African Legal Consultative Organization (AALCO) which is taking place in Nairobi, Kenya during May 1-5 with participation of delegations from a number of Arab and African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President of the Sudanese Journalists Union Commends Press Freedoms in Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Sudanese Journalists Union Sadeq al Rizaigi, has commended the freedom of the press in the Sudan which Sudanese journalists enjoy, stressing that there is no single detained or arrested journalists in the country

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Sudanese Journalists Union Sadeq al Rizaigi, has commended the freedom of the press in the Sudan which Sudanese journalists enjoy, stressing that there is no single detained or arrested journalists in the country

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mandela, Mbeki and ‘Farce’ Mafioso Probe Discussed in Court

[News24Wire] A former high-ranking policeman believes a cop appointed by Nelson Mandela to head up a special investigative unit instead protected mafioso Vito Palazzolo.

[News24Wire] A former high-ranking policeman believes a cop appointed by Nelson Mandela to head up a special investigative unit instead protected mafioso Vito Palazzolo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Undersecretary of Information Ministry Affirms Importance of Honesty and Patriotism in Press Practicing

[SNA] Khartoum -The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Information, Ambassador Yasser Khidir, has called for protecting the media profession by training and qualification.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Information, Ambassador Yasser Khidir, has called for protecting the media profession by training and qualification.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan