Fights Dominate Selection of Jubilee Election Boards

[Nation] A decision by President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Jubilee Party to have its aspirants select county election boards has come back to haunt it, with fights dominating the processes in various counties.

[Nation] A decision by President Uhuru Kenyatta's Jubilee Party to have its aspirants select county election boards has come back to haunt it, with fights dominating the processes in various counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Makerere Withholds 14,000 Transcripts Over Fake Marks

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University has withheld 14,895 transcripts for students who graduated in February until the institution completes cleaning up its results management system after some staff infiltrated the system and falsified some of the st…

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere University has withheld 14,895 transcripts for students who graduated in February until the institution completes cleaning up its results management system after some staff infiltrated the system and falsified some of the students' marks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senate Drops Two Non-Career Ambassadorial Nominees Over Age, Corruption Allegation

[Vanguard] The Senate has, during Thursday’s plenary, rejected to confirm two non-career ambassadorial nominees presented for legislative approval by President Muhammadu Buhari over old age and corruption allegations.

[Vanguard] The Senate has, during Thursday's plenary, rejected to confirm two non-career ambassadorial nominees presented for legislative approval by President Muhammadu Buhari over old age and corruption allegations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Don’t Open Old Wounds, Opposition and Clerics Tell Kenyatta

[Nation] Clerics and Orange politicians from Nyanza on Thursday called on President Uhuru Kenyatta not to reopen old wounds following his statement on Wednesday linking opposition chief Raila Odinga to the 2007 election violence.

[Nation] Clerics and Orange politicians from Nyanza on Thursday called on President Uhuru Kenyatta not to reopen old wounds following his statement on Wednesday linking opposition chief Raila Odinga to the 2007 election violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nigeria Unveils Online Visa-On-Arrival Platform

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has announced the introduction of a liberalised online Visa on Arrival (VOA) facility to the public, especially foreign investors willing to invest in Nigeria.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has announced the introduction of a liberalised online Visa on Arrival (VOA) facility to the public, especially foreign investors willing to invest in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Found Guilty of Killing Cynthia Osokogu

[Premium Times] A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Thursday found Ezekiel Eloka and Echezona Nwabufor guilty of the murder of a postgraduate student, Cynthia Osokogu, who they lured from Nasarawa to Lagos before strangling her to death at a hotel …

[Premium Times] A Lagos State High Court in Igbosere on Thursday found Ezekiel Eloka and Echezona Nwabufor guilty of the murder of a postgraduate student, Cynthia Osokogu, who they lured from Nasarawa to Lagos before strangling her to death at a hotel in Festac Town, Lagos, in 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria