Court Dismisses Opposition’s Case to Postpone Polls

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court on Friday dismissed a case filed by the National Super Alliance agitating for the postponement of the August 8 General Election should the electronic system of identifying voters and transmitting results fail.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court on Friday dismissed a case filed by the National Super Alliance agitating for the postponement of the August 8 General Election should the electronic system of identifying voters and transmitting results fail.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

PDP After the Crises

[Daily Trust] The Supreme Court last week put an end to the protracted tussle for leadership of the leading opposition Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] when it declared Senator Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic chairman of the party. The Supreme Court descr…

[Daily Trust] The Supreme Court last week put an end to the protracted tussle for leadership of the leading opposition Peoples Democratic Party [PDP] when it declared Senator Ahmed Makarfi as the authentic chairman of the party. The Supreme Court described Senator Ali Modu Sheriff as "power hungry." The three-man panel of justices said in the course of the two years' dispute, Sheriff displayed an "infantile desperation to remain in power." In the lead judgement read by Justice Bode Rhodes Vivour, the apex court held tha

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UN Urges International Community to Scale Up Support for Nigerian Women, Girls

[Daily Trust] UN urges international community to scale up support for women and girls for Nigeria to realise it’s target on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

[Daily Trust] UN urges international community to scale up support for women and girls for Nigeria to realise it's target on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Dalung to Inaugurate Sports Federations’ Boards Today

[Daily Trust] The Arbitration and Harmonization Committee comprising the Nigeria Olympic Committee and the Ministry of Youth and Sports yesterday upheld elections in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria and the Weightlifting Federation, as the ministry …

[Daily Trust] The Arbitration and Harmonization Committee comprising the Nigeria Olympic Committee and the Ministry of Youth and Sports yesterday upheld elections in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria and the Weightlifting Federation, as the ministry announced that inauguration of the elected boards will take place today in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Telkom Prey On Titans, Warriors Face Parklands

[Nation] Champions Telkom will be looking to complete their first leg matches unbeaten when they face Kenyatta University Titans on Saturday in a Kenya Hockey Union women’s Premier League match at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

[Nation] Champions Telkom will be looking to complete their first leg matches unbeaten when they face Kenyatta University Titans on Saturday in a Kenya Hockey Union women's Premier League match at City Park Stadium, Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Kenyatta Rewards Team Kenya With a Four-Day Trip to Mombasa

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday feted the Kenyan team to the just concluded IAAF World U18 Championships with Sh100, 000 each and a four-day trip to Mombasa as a token of appreciation for their performance in the global competi…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday feted the Kenyan team to the just concluded IAAF World U18 Championships with Sh100, 000 each and a four-day trip to Mombasa as a token of appreciation for their performance in the global competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya