How to Ensure a Credible, Peaceful Presidential Vote in Kenya

[ICG] Following the annulment of August’s historic vote, Kenya must hold repeat presidential elections by 1 November. But rising tensions and the threat of an opposition boycott could result in missing the vote’s deadline and risk a constitutional cris…

[ICG] Following the annulment of August's historic vote, Kenya must hold repeat presidential elections by 1 November. But rising tensions and the threat of an opposition boycott could result in missing the vote's deadline and risk a constitutional crisis. Both political camps must move away from harsh words and find mutually acceptable electoral reforms to allow elections to proceed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

4-Man Kenya Team Named

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) named a team of four players who will represent Kenya in the 2017 Africa Amateur Golf Team Championship to be held at the Elephant Hills Golf Club Victoria Falls Zimbabwe from October 8 to 14.

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) named a team of four players who will represent Kenya in the 2017 Africa Amateur Golf Team Championship to be held at the Elephant Hills Golf Club Victoria Falls Zimbabwe from October 8 to 14.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyatta Defends Knee-Jerk Changes to Election Law As Envoys Caution Against It

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Addressing women Jubilee leaders at State House, Nairobi on Monday, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the conditions the National Super Alliance has set for the conduct of the fresh presidential poll are unreasonable.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Addressing women Jubilee leaders at State House, Nairobi on Monday, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the conditions the National Super Alliance has set for the conduct of the fresh presidential poll are unreasonable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rohr – Nigeria Won’t Underrate Zambia in Uyo

[CAF] With two matches left in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Africa Zone qualifying tournament, Super Eagles of Nigeria sit on top of Group B with an impressive 10 points from four matches against their closest challenger in seven-point Chipolopolo of…

[CAF] With two matches left in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Africa Zone qualifying tournament, Super Eagles of Nigeria sit on top of Group B with an impressive 10 points from four matches against their closest challenger in seven-point Chipolopolo of Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cuper Recalls 25 Players for Egypt’s Decisive Congo Clash

[CAF] Egypt’s coach Hector Cuper recalled 25 players for his side’s crucial game against Congo next weekend, as the Pharaohs are eyeing their first FIFA World Cup appearance in 28 years.

[CAF] Egypt's coach Hector Cuper recalled 25 players for his side's crucial game against Congo next weekend, as the Pharaohs are eyeing their first FIFA World Cup appearance in 28 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

The ANC and Future Without the ANC

[Daily Maverick] The outbreak of bloodshed at this past weekend’s ANC Eastern Cape elective conference is symptomatic of the broader depoliticisation of an organisation that once earned the trust and respect of very many oppressed people in South Afric…

[Daily Maverick] The outbreak of bloodshed at this past weekend's ANC Eastern Cape elective conference is symptomatic of the broader depoliticisation of an organisation that once earned the trust and respect of very many oppressed people in South Africa. That the conflict was between supporters of two candidates who both support the candidacy of Cyril Ramaphosa as the next ANC president, indicates that even at the level of electoral politics there was no difference, just as there were no strategic or tactical questions div

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa