Kenya Sevens Collect Five Points at Dubai 7s

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya collected five points in the opening leg of the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens World Series season after falling 19-21 to USA in the Challenge Trophy (Bowl) semi-final at the Dubai 7s on Saturday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya collected five points in the opening leg of the 2016/17 HSBC Sevens World Series season after falling 19-21 to USA in the Challenge Trophy (Bowl) semi-final at the Dubai 7s on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Marrakesh International Film Festival Opens

[MAP] Marrakesh -HRH Prince Moulay Rachid chaired, on Saturday at the Marrakesh Palais des Congres, a dinner offered by HM King Mohammed VI, on the occasion of the official opening of the 16th edition of the Marrakesh International Film Festival (FIFM).

[MAP] Marrakesh -HRH Prince Moulay Rachid chaired, on Saturday at the Marrakesh Palais des Congres, a dinner offered by HM King Mohammed VI, on the occasion of the official opening of the 16th edition of the Marrakesh International Film Festival (FIFM).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

I’ve No Ambition for Political Office – Geingos

[New Era] London -First Lady Monica Geingos says she has no political ambitions but will continue to focus on her private equities business while rolling out more charitable activities as wife of the president.

[New Era] London -First Lady Monica Geingos says she has no political ambitions but will continue to focus on her private equities business while rolling out more charitable activities as wife of the president.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

M-Kopa Sells 30,000 Solar TVs in Kenya and Looks to Add Internet Access

[Balancing Act] London -A major constraint on the roll-out of wider TV coverage in African countries has been access to electricity. An area might have a terrestrial signal but without grid power it was near on impossible to power a TV. Kenya’s M-KOPA …

[Balancing Act] London -A major constraint on the roll-out of wider TV coverage in African countries has been access to electricity. An area might have a terrestrial signal but without grid power it was near on impossible to power a TV. Kenya's M-KOPA now has a solution: a 16" solar TV which it sells on credit. Russell Southwood spoke to its Chief Commercial Officer Yesse Oenga about how it works.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Provide Health Care to Gay Men or We Deny You Funds – Govt Told

[Nation] The head of the US global Aids programme warned on Thursday that Tanzania could see a cut-off in funding due to the country’s announced ban on HIV/Aids outreach programmes aimed at gay men.

[Nation] The head of the US global Aids programme warned on Thursday that Tanzania could see a cut-off in funding due to the country's announced ban on HIV/Aids outreach programmes aimed at gay men.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kerry Congratulates Barrow, Gambia on Successful Election

[VOA] U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday congratulated Gambia and its new president-elect, Adama Barrow, on the country’s first democratic presidential election, calling it “a new era in The Gambia.”

[VOA] U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday congratulated Gambia and its new president-elect, Adama Barrow, on the country's first democratic presidential election, calling it "a new era in The Gambia."

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Congratulations Gambia!

[Daily Trust] God visited the Gambia last week and rescued the people from 22 years of numbing servitude. Against all predictions that he would rather die than relinquish power, the man nicknamed “the Lagbaja of Gambia”, His Excellency Sheikh Professor…

[Daily Trust] God visited the Gambia last week and rescued the people from 22 years of numbing servitude. Against all predictions that he would rather die than relinquish power, the man nicknamed "the Lagbaja of Gambia", His Excellency Sheikh Professor Alhaji Dr. Yahya Abdul-Aziz Awal Jemus Junkung Jammeh Naasiru Deen Babili Mansa, uncharacteristically conceded defeat in his country's presidential polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia