From the Court of the People to the Courts of Law

[Deutsche Welle] Opposition leader Raila Odinga has announced he will contest the election results in court. For many Kenyans, the decision to take the judicial path rather than protest on the streets comes as a relief, says Sella Oneko.

[Deutsche Welle] Opposition leader Raila Odinga has announced he will contest the election results in court. For many Kenyans, the decision to take the judicial path rather than protest on the streets comes as a relief, says Sella Oneko.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Support Needed for North in Fight Against Terror

[Deutsche Welle] Not for the first time, a terror attack in Ouagadougou has left many people dead. But terror is not only a problem in the capital of Burkina Faso. The threat is present throughout the country, says Thomas Mösch.

[Deutsche Welle] Not for the first time, a terror attack in Ouagadougou has left many people dead. But terror is not only a problem in the capital of Burkina Faso. The threat is present throughout the country, says Thomas Mösch.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Hard Bargaining, Not Another Magic Plan, Will Get the Economy Growing

[The Conversation Africa] Johannesburg -Finance ministers in today’s South Africa should be judged not by whether they have plans to rescue the economy themselves, but by their plans to get others to help them to do it.

[The Conversation Africa] Johannesburg -Finance ministers in today's South Africa should be judged not by whether they have plans to rescue the economy themselves, but by their plans to get others to help them to do it.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Invisible and Ignored – Air Pollution Inside the Homes of Nairobi’s Residents

[The Conversation Africa] Air pollution is a visible problem in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi. The city’s poor air quality is evident in its congested streets where passenger vehicles, trucks and motorcycle taxis jostle for space while belching clouds of bl…

[The Conversation Africa] Air pollution is a visible problem in Kenya's capital, Nairobi. The city's poor air quality is evident in its congested streets where passenger vehicles, trucks and motorcycle taxis jostle for space while belching clouds of black smoke.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The End of The Country’s Universities?

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town -Jonathan Jansen, vice-chancellor of the University of the Free State in South Africa until a year ago, has written a book on the country’s higher education sector. As by Fire – The End of the South African Universit…

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town -Jonathan Jansen, vice-chancellor of the University of the Free State in South Africa until a year ago, has written a book on the country's higher education sector. As by Fire - The End of the South African University is one of a number of recent books that set out to make sense of the current crisis in South African universities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Residents Needs Psychological Support After Sewege Horror’

[Nyasa Times] Leader of opposition and president of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Lazarous Chakwera on Wednesday visited Area 18 residential estate and said the residents needs physcholical support after from the compensation they are demanding from Lilo…

[Nyasa Times] Leader of opposition and president of Malawi Congress Party (MCP) Lazarous Chakwera on Wednesday visited Area 18 residential estate and said the residents needs physcholical support after from the compensation they are demanding from Lilongwe Water Board and Lilongwe City Council (LCC) as they were made to consume water contaminated with sewage.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mahofa Declared National Heroine

[The Herald] President Mugabe has conferred national heroine status on Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs Senator Shuvai Ben Mahofa who died on Monday.She was 76.

[The Herald] President Mugabe has conferred national heroine status on Minister of State for Masvingo Provincial Affairs Senator Shuvai Ben Mahofa who died on Monday.She was 76.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Duped in U.S.$42 Billion Investment ‘Deal’

[Monitor] Kampala -A shadowy investor from the Philippines and a South Sudanese national working with a Burundian associate duped the President and his ministers into thinking they had found a panacea for the country’s problems.

[Monitor] Kampala -A shadowy investor from the Philippines and a South Sudanese national working with a Burundian associate duped the President and his ministers into thinking they had found a panacea for the country's problems.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda