Ethiopia Frees Eritrean Journalists After Nearly 11 Years

[VOA] Two Eritrean TV journalists who spent more than a decade imprisoned in Ethiopia have been released, according to family members and Eritrean press freedom advocates.

[VOA] Two Eritrean TV journalists who spent more than a decade imprisoned in Ethiopia have been released, according to family members and Eritrean press freedom advocates.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

U.S., EU Envoys Caution Against Poll Laws Changes

[Nation] Diplomats have asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and National Super Alliance presidential candidate Raila Odinga to stop playing political games and undermining the electoral commission ahead of the repeat presidential elections.

[Nation] Diplomats have asked President Uhuru Kenyatta and National Super Alliance presidential candidate Raila Odinga to stop playing political games and undermining the electoral commission ahead of the repeat presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Shelter Brings Cheer to Pregnant Women

[The Herald] It’s not about a gleaming waiting room, with tiled floors, aircon, mounted televisions, beautiful furniture, portraits, magazines, coffee mixers and chilled water dispensers. It’s not about custom beds, cabinets and glass panelled waiting …

[The Herald] It's not about a gleaming waiting room, with tiled floors, aircon, mounted televisions, beautiful furniture, portraits, magazines, coffee mixers and chilled water dispensers. It's not about custom beds, cabinets and glass panelled waiting rooms with expensive lighting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How KCB Bank Turned a Former Street Vendor Into a Rice Millionaire

[New Times] It is a beehive of activity as workers finalise packaging rice sacks as others move back and forth to ensure that everything required for the delivery is in order. Five delivery trucks are also being loaded with rice heading to different pa…

[New Times] It is a beehive of activity as workers finalise packaging rice sacks as others move back and forth to ensure that everything required for the delivery is in order. Five delivery trucks are also being loaded with rice heading to different parts of the country from the multimillion Kayonza District-based factory.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Storymoja Festival

[Nation] The Storymoja Festival has entered the weekend leg. After three days of predominantly school children’s activities, the literature, culture and arts extravaganza gets into full celebratory mode today with family and adult events to enjoy, whil…

[Nation] The Storymoja Festival has entered the weekend leg. After three days of predominantly school children's activities, the literature, culture and arts extravaganza gets into full celebratory mode today with family and adult events to enjoy, while still holding serious conversations around certain topics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inside Rwanda Correctional Services’ Multi-Million Ventures

[New Times] Rwanda promotes the spirit of self-reliance among the population and encourages government institutions and citizens to devise ways of improving their income as well as easing budget constraints. To support this call, the Rwanda Correctiona…

[New Times] Rwanda promotes the spirit of self-reliance among the population and encourages government institutions and citizens to devise ways of improving their income as well as easing budget constraints. To support this call, the Rwanda Correctional Services are running a number of income generating activities from which they are already earning billions.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda