Sakaja Praised for Rescuing Nasa MP During Ugly Confrontation

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja has won the admiration of Kenyans online after coming to the rescue of Mathare Member of Parliament Anthony Oluoch who was involved in an altercation with Jubilee MPs.

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja has won the admiration of Kenyans online after coming to the rescue of Mathare Member of Parliament Anthony Oluoch who was involved in an altercation with Jubilee MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

African Football Chief Backs Off on Threat

[VOA] While visiting Burkina Faso in August, the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said Cameroon still needed “to convince CAF of its ability to host” the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. For CAF president Ahmad, who uses only one name, it…

[VOA] While visiting Burkina Faso in August, the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said Cameroon still needed "to convince CAF of its ability to host" the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. For CAF president Ahmad, who uses only one name, it was his clearest indication that Cameroon could lose its right to host the tournament. But in an interview with VOA's French to Africa Service, Ahmad softened his position, now saying he never wanted to "strip" Cameroon of the Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Patients Pulled From Wards as Leaders Chase High Turn Out

[Nation] Patients were temporarily discharged from hospitals on Thursday and leaders mobilised transport for locals as Jubilee pulled all stops to ensure voters in its strongholds cast their ballots.

[Nation] Patients were temporarily discharged from hospitals on Thursday and leaders mobilised transport for locals as Jubilee pulled all stops to ensure voters in its strongholds cast their ballots.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Sets New Date for Election in Violence-Hit Counties

[Nairobi News] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has pushed to on Saturday, October 28 elections in four counties which suffered disruptions as hooligans interfered with the elections and some polling officers refused to do the…

[Nairobi News] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has pushed to on Saturday, October 28 elections in four counties which suffered disruptions as hooligans interfered with the elections and some polling officers refused to do their job.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Supreme Court to Decide Case Against Nasa

[Nation] The Supreme Court will once again be on focus Friday morning as Jubilee Party seeks to convince the judges that Nasa leaders should be jailed for contempt of court.

[Nation] The Supreme Court will once again be on focus Friday morning as Jubilee Party seeks to convince the judges that Nasa leaders should be jailed for contempt of court.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Midlands Get Youth Games Nod

[The Herald] Sporting facilities in the Midlands province earmarked at hosting the 2018 national Youth Games have passed with distinction following a tour at various centres by Sports Commission. The tour was conducted together with other sporting stak…

[The Herald] Sporting facilities in the Midlands province earmarked at hosting the 2018 national Youth Games have passed with distinction following a tour at various centres by Sports Commission. The tour was conducted together with other sporting stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Tighten Internal Control Systems

[The Herald] Government should tighten internal control systems in both public and private organisations to curb revenue leakages, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said. His sentiments come at a time when the country is reportedly losing millions …

[The Herald] Government should tighten internal control systems in both public and private organisations to curb revenue leakages, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said. His sentiments come at a time when the country is reportedly losing millions of dollars due to externalisation, tax evasion and smuggling due to high rates of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe