Media Barred From Opposition Event

[HRW] Kenyan authorities stopped news outlets from covering a planned public event by a political opposition leader on January 30, 2018, Human Rights Watch said today. The Communications Authority of Kenya switched off three television stations and the…

[HRW] Kenyan authorities stopped news outlets from covering a planned public event by a political opposition leader on January 30, 2018, Human Rights Watch said today. The Communications Authority of Kenya switched off three television stations and their affiliated radio stations. The television and radio stations were still off air at time of writing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Parties Call for Zuma’s Dismissal Ahead of National Address

[News24Wire] Pressure is piling on President Jacob Zuma as opposition parties approach Parliament, with the Democratic Alliance seeking to postpone the State of the Nation Address and the Economic Freedom Fighters calling for a motion of no confidence …

[News24Wire] Pressure is piling on President Jacob Zuma as opposition parties approach Parliament, with the Democratic Alliance seeking to postpone the State of the Nation Address and the Economic Freedom Fighters calling for a motion of no confidence in his leadership to be debated on the day that he is meant to deliver his speech.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Desperate Appeal for Funds for Boko Haram Victims

[CAJ News] Abuja -HUMANITARIAN agencies have appealed for US$157 million (R1,877 billion) to help over 250 000 people affected by the Boko Haram terror in Nigeria and neighbouring countries.

[CAJ News] Abuja -HUMANITARIAN agencies have appealed for US$157 million (R1,877 billion) to help over 250 000 people affected by the Boko Haram terror in Nigeria and neighbouring countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two ‘Presidents’ Set Kenya On Brink of Bloodshed

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE swearing-in of opposition leader, Raila Odinga, as president has left Kenya on the verge of fresh ethnic turmoil reminiscent of the deaths of over 1 000 people a decade ago.

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE swearing-in of opposition leader, Raila Odinga, as president has left Kenya on the verge of fresh ethnic turmoil reminiscent of the deaths of over 1 000 people a decade ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Poor Administration, Nepotism Robbing Kole of Service Delivery

[Monitor] Kole District was created by an Act of Parliament and became operational on July 1, 2010 to, among other things, bring services nearer to the people. It was carved out of Apac District and is made up of Bala, Ayer, Alito, Aboke, Akalo and Okw…

[Monitor] Kole District was created by an Act of Parliament and became operational on July 1, 2010 to, among other things, bring services nearer to the people. It was carved out of Apac District and is made up of Bala, Ayer, Alito, Aboke, Akalo and Okwerodot sub-counties, and Kole Town Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda