Elections / 2017 – Governor Calls for More Prayers for Peace

[ANGOP] Saurimo -A request to the churches to continue prayers for the consolidation of peace and democracy in the country marked the intervention of the governor of Lunda Sul, Candida Narciso, in a miss held Sunday in Saurimo.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -A request to the churches to continue prayers for the consolidation of peace and democracy in the country marked the intervention of the governor of Lunda Sul, Candida Narciso, in a miss held Sunday in Saurimo.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

NYT Takes Back Criticism of Raila Odinga After Top Court Victory

[Nation] The New York Times has taken back on its criticism of opposition leader Raila Odinga after he successfully petitioned the Supreme Court to nullify Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election.

[Nation] The New York Times has taken back on its criticism of opposition leader Raila Odinga after he successfully petitioned the Supreme Court to nullify Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Robbery Goes All Wrong in Olympia

[New Era] Windhoek -What was meant to be a quick way of making money for four robbers turned into a murder scene when one of them was shot in Olympia on Saturday night.

[New Era] Windhoek -What was meant to be a quick way of making money for four robbers turned into a murder scene when one of them was shot in Olympia on Saturday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Orderly Queues Do Not Equal Credible Polls, International Observers Told

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A lobby group that consists of various groups of observers is questioning the credibility of electoral commission to conduct repeat presidential as currently constituted.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A lobby group that consists of various groups of observers is questioning the credibility of electoral commission to conduct repeat presidential as currently constituted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Murder Suspect Arrested

[Monitor] Kampala -A man suspected to have killed a woman in Nyanama, off Entebbe Road, Rubaga Division in Kampala City, has been arrested in a shrine in Nakaseke District.

[Monitor] Kampala -A man suspected to have killed a woman in Nyanama, off Entebbe Road, Rubaga Division in Kampala City, has been arrested in a shrine in Nakaseke District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Guard, Two Workers Arrested Over Slain Chinese National

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have taken a guard and two employees of Nile Steel and Plastics Ltd Company into custody to help with investigations into last week’s death of the firm cashier, Yei Su, in Mukono District.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have taken a guard and two employees of Nile Steel and Plastics Ltd Company into custody to help with investigations into last week's death of the firm cashier, Yei Su, in Mukono District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandan Pilgrim Dies in Mecca

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan pilgrim has died in Mecca, Saudi Arabia where he had gone for a pilgrimage to fulfil the Hajj, the fifth pillar of the Islamic Faith.

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan pilgrim has died in Mecca, Saudi Arabia where he had gone for a pilgrimage to fulfil the Hajj, the fifth pillar of the Islamic Faith.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Supreme Court Has Given an Impossible Deadline for the Repeat Election

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan Supreme Court has found that the August 8 presidential election result is invalid. It blames the electoral commission, not the declared winner, Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenya’s leading newspaper praises the decision as a ste…

[The Conversation Africa] The Kenyan Supreme Court has found that the August 8 presidential election result is invalid. It blames the electoral commission, not the declared winner, Uhuru Kenyatta. Kenya's leading newspaper praises the decision as a step towards the rule of law, but I am less sure about what this means for the ability of the political establishment to stick to the terms of the country's constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya