Police Disputes Tally of People Killed at Poll

[East African] Kenya’s Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has refuted claims by a human rights group that more than 30 people have been killed by security forces deployed to quell election violence in some parts of the country.

[East African] Kenya's Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has refuted claims by a human rights group that more than 30 people have been killed by security forces deployed to quell election violence in some parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Monitors Family After Ugandan Dies of Marburg Virus

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rare Protests Reported in Eritrea With 28 Deaths

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea’s capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world’s most repressive regimes.

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea's capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world's most repressive regimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Acacia Mining CEO, Chief Financial Officer Quit

[East African] Acacia Mining’s top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

[East African] Acacia Mining's top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Say IMLU Report on Election Deaths Exaggerated

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Police Service says that 19 people were killed during the August and October elections contrary to a report by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) and accused the lobby of exaggerating the figures.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Police Service says that 19 people were killed during the August and October elections contrary to a report by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) and accused the lobby of exaggerating the figures.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya