Respect Constitution, Kiunjuri Tells Odinga

[Nation] Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri and former Tana River Governor Hussein Dado have told opposition leader Raila Odinga to respect the Constitution over his demand for removal of electoral agency officials.

[Nation] Devolution Cabinet Secretary Mwangi Kiunjuri and former Tana River Governor Hussein Dado have told opposition leader Raila Odinga to respect the Constitution over his demand for removal of electoral agency officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Crisis Spurs Govt Crackdown On Press

[IPS] Yaounde -“For too long we have been afraid to speak out against injustices and all sorts of atrocities happening in Cameroon, thinking it [the silence] will protect us. If I were to repeat what I have done on Canal 2 English [television], I will …

[IPS] Yaounde -"For too long we have been afraid to speak out against injustices and all sorts of atrocities happening in Cameroon, thinking it [the silence] will protect us. If I were to repeat what I have done on Canal 2 English [television], I will do it again. I now stand ready for any eventuality," says Cameroonian journalist Elie Smith.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Capitec Banks More Earnings As Self-Service Transactions Surge

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank [JSE:CPI] announced on Wednesday that headline earnings for the six months to August 31 2017 grew to R2.05bn, from R1.75bn in the previous comparable period.

[News24Wire] Capitec Bank [JSE:CPI] announced on Wednesday that headline earnings for the six months to August 31 2017 grew to R2.05bn, from R1.75bn in the previous comparable period.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cosatu Countrywide Mass March Gets Underway

[News24Wire] Cosatu members along with ANC-alliance partner, the SACP, have assembled at various gathering points around the country to protest against President Jacob Zuma.

[News24Wire] Cosatu members along with ANC-alliance partner, the SACP, have assembled at various gathering points around the country to protest against President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Orders Mawaire’s Release

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Anti-government activist and cleric, pastor Evan Mawarire, was freed Tuesday after magistrate Elijah Singano ruled that he was illegally before the court.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -Anti-government activist and cleric, pastor Evan Mawarire, was freed Tuesday after magistrate Elijah Singano ruled that he was illegally before the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Medics Urge State to Expand NHIF Cover for Kidney Treatment

[Nation] Medics want the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) cover to be expanded to cater for both peritoneal dialysis as well as post-transplant care of kidney patients.

[Nation] Medics want the National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) cover to be expanded to cater for both peritoneal dialysis as well as post-transplant care of kidney patients.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

JAMB Moves to Stop Illegal Admission

[Leadership] Abuja -The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced its intention to stop the regularization of all forms of illegal admissions conducted by tertiary institutions from this year.

[Leadership] Abuja -The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced its intention to stop the regularization of all forms of illegal admissions conducted by tertiary institutions from this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quo Vadis Women Election Convergence?

[The Herald] Five months ago, thousands of women from different political parties countrywide came together to create a political platform to encourage women to participate in next year’s elections as voters and candidates.

[The Herald] Five months ago, thousands of women from different political parties countrywide came together to create a political platform to encourage women to participate in next year's elections as voters and candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe