Levels of Child Sexual Abuse Even Higher Than Activist Claimed

[Africa Check] A South African activist said in radio interview that a quarter of girls and 17% of boys would be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. This turned out to be an underestimate.

[Africa Check] A South African activist said in radio interview that a quarter of girls and 17% of boys would be sexually abused before their 18th birthday. This turned out to be an underestimate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mudibo Elected to World Table Tennis Post

[Nation] Kenya Table Tennis Association (KTTA) president Andrew Mudibo has been elected to the Board of Directors (BOD) of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).

[Nation] Kenya Table Tennis Association (KTTA) president Andrew Mudibo has been elected to the Board of Directors (BOD) of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Up Four Places in FIFA Rankings

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Despite not playing any friendly match in the month of May, the national football team Harambee Stars has climbed up four places in the latest FIFA rankings released Thursday to sit 74th globally.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Despite not playing any friendly match in the month of May, the national football team Harambee Stars has climbed up four places in the latest FIFA rankings released Thursday to sit 74th globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyatta’s Full Madaraka Day Speech

[Capital FM] Today, we celebrate our right to govern ourselves. That right was not given to us; we fought for it. Nyeri, this county of heroes, gave us some of our most valiant warriors.

[Capital FM] Today, we celebrate our right to govern ourselves. That right was not given to us; we fought for it. Nyeri, this county of heroes, gave us some of our most valiant warriors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

‘Green Commandos’ Go on the Rampage

[Nation] Giants Kakamega High hammered Mahira Secondary 5-0 in boy’s football as the Kakamega County Secondary Schools Term Two B Games started at Malava Secondary on Wednesday.

[Nation] Giants Kakamega High hammered Mahira Secondary 5-0 in boy's football as the Kakamega County Secondary Schools Term Two B Games started at Malava Secondary on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

JAMB to Blacklist Fraudulent CBT Centre Operators

[Guardian] Abuja -The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) may blacklist fraudulent computer-based-Test centre (CBT) operators. The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede disclosed this while briefing the media on the conduct of the Unified…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) may blacklist fraudulent computer-based-Test centre (CBT) operators. The Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede disclosed this while briefing the media on the conduct of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, (UTME), which ended on May 20.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

So Far, Well, So Good

[Guardian] Tony Momoh has cause this week to heave a loud sigh of relief. Nobody that I know is about to throw any stone at him. Not literally. Possibly not even metaphorically.

[Guardian] Tony Momoh has cause this week to heave a loud sigh of relief. Nobody that I know is about to throw any stone at him. Not literally. Possibly not even metaphorically.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Loses U.S.$2.5 Billion Yearly to Gas Flaring, Says Senate

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate yesterday declared that Nigeria is losing $2.5 billion yearly to gas flaring. This is just as it began moves to enact a legislation to outlaw gas flaring in the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate yesterday declared that Nigeria is losing $2.5 billion yearly to gas flaring. This is just as it began moves to enact a legislation to outlaw gas flaring in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Restlessness of Our World

[Guardian] As I was saying… Two days ago marked 50 years of the declaration of the Republic of Biafra by Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu. Predictably, there was muscle-flexing between the police and the groups pushing for the revalidation of the Biafran …

[Guardian] As I was saying... Two days ago marked 50 years of the declaration of the Republic of Biafra by Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu. Predictably, there was muscle-flexing between the police and the groups pushing for the revalidation of the Biafran dream, a dream that cost the country more than two million lives and untold horrors. There are three main groups agitating for the dusting up of that declaration and actualising it. The combined efforts of security agencies were on the red alert days before last Tuesday

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria