UON Lower Kabete Campus Students on the Rampage

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University of Nairobi students in the Lower Kabete campus went on the rampage Tuesday morning and blocked adjacent roads in protest over last week’s brutality by police.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University of Nairobi students in the Lower Kabete campus went on the rampage Tuesday morning and blocked adjacent roads in protest over last week's brutality by police.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Munala Set to Name Final Squad for African Tourney

[Nation] Kenya coach Japheth Munala is on Tuesday expected to name the final squad that will represent the country in the women’s volleyball African Nations Championship scheduled for October 7-14 in Yaounde, Cameroon.

[Nation] Kenya coach Japheth Munala is on Tuesday expected to name the final squad that will represent the country in the women's volleyball African Nations Championship scheduled for October 7-14 in Yaounde, Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Stops Uhuru Government From Advertising Achievements

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Presidential Delivery Unit (PDU) has been restrained from publishing any adverts on achievements of GOK pending determination of a case in which a lobby group is seeking information on how much the state spent on the same in t…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Presidential Delivery Unit (PDU) has been restrained from publishing any adverts on achievements of GOK pending determination of a case in which a lobby group is seeking information on how much the state spent on the same in the run up to August 8 General Elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Corruption – Lift ‘Cloud’ Hanging Over Justice Salami Committee, Serap Tells CJN

[Vanguard] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman, National Judicial Council Justice Water Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen urging him to use his “good offices and positio…

[Vanguard] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to the Chief Justice of Nigeria and Chairman, National Judicial Council Justice Water Samuel Nkanu Onnoghen urging him to use his "good offices and position to urgently revisit and review the composition of Justice Ayo Isa Salami's Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee (COTRIMCO) to remove the risk of apparent and potential conflicts between the work of the committee and the private practice of s

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Not Planning to Destroy Police Stations – IPOB

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, denied yesterday that its members were planning to destroy some police stations in Aba, Abia State, saying the allegation was part of a plan hatched to arrest and detain more members of the group.

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, denied yesterday that its members were planning to destroy some police stations in Aba, Abia State, saying the allegation was part of a plan hatched to arrest and detain more members of the group.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Recovered Loot Yet to Make Impact in Nigeria’s Economy – Cleric

[Vanguard] Oleh -General Overseer of Christ Chosen Deliverance Church, Apostle Thompson Oki, has said that the loot recovered from corrupt political office holders had not made positive impact on the Nigerian economy, noting that the country had lost f…

[Vanguard] Oleh -General Overseer of Christ Chosen Deliverance Church, Apostle Thompson Oki, has said that the loot recovered from corrupt political office holders had not made positive impact on the Nigerian economy, noting that the country had lost focus after 57 years of independence due to greed and bad leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Impact of Climate Change On Health in Nigeria

[This Day] Climate change has become a great challenge to our generation and its impact is felt in almost every society in the world. Nigeria, as a developing country with a population of about 180 million, has been adversely impacted by climate change…

[This Day] Climate change has become a great challenge to our generation and its impact is felt in almost every society in the world. Nigeria, as a developing country with a population of about 180 million, has been adversely impacted by climate change due to its vulnerability and low coping capability. Evidences have shown that climate change impacts on Nigeria arise from various climate change-related causes such as increase in temperature, rainfall, sea level rise, impact on fresh water resources, extreme weather

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Could This Be Ngugi Wa Thiong’o’s Year to Win the Nobel Prize in Literature?

[This is Africa] Celebrated Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong’o has been tipped to win the Nobel Prize in Literature this year at the odds of 4/1. Last year the Nobel Prize committee awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature to Bob Dylan, leaving many shocked. We are rooting for Ngugi wa Thiong’o to win the coveted Nobel Prize for literature. Could this be Ngugi’s year to win the award?

[This is Africa] Celebrated Kenyan writer Ngugi wa Thiong'o has been tipped to win the Nobel Prize in Literature this year at the odds of 4/1. Last year the Nobel Prize committee awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature to Bob Dylan, leaving many shocked. We are rooting for Ngugi wa Thiong'o to win the coveted Nobel Prize for literature. Could this be Ngugi's year to win the award?

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Harare to Roll Out Prepaid Water Meters

[The Herald] The Harare city council on Thursday said it would begin rolling out prepaid water meters starting with residential areas by year- end, following a successful pilot project. City director of Finance Tendai Kwenda told a 2018 pre-budget busi…

[The Herald] The Harare city council on Thursday said it would begin rolling out prepaid water meters starting with residential areas by year- end, following a successful pilot project. City director of Finance Tendai Kwenda told a 2018 pre-budget business community consultative meeting that the pilot phase of the prepaid water metering project saw 2 000 meters being installed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe