Help Us Win Elections in August, Raila Odinga Appeals to Youth

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga wants Kenyan youth to volunteer as protectors of votes during the August general election to ensure his coalition clinches victory.

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga wants Kenyan youth to volunteer as protectors of votes during the August general election to ensure his coalition clinches victory.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Chickens are Coming Home to Roost in the Poultry and Banking Sectors

[Daily Maverick] Chickens. Banks. Different sectors, same issues: transformation (radical or not), government (in)action and economic growth, or lack thereof. It’s not a case of why did the chicken cross the road, it’s why did the frozen chicken cross …

[Daily Maverick] Chickens. Banks. Different sectors, same issues: transformation (radical or not), government (in)action and economic growth, or lack thereof. It's not a case of why did the chicken cross the road, it's why did the frozen chicken cross the ocean? Or, in the case of the banks and the broader financial services sector, who really owns whom? Two days of public hearings by Parliament's trade and industry committee, including one alongside the finance committee, highlighted the role of foreign ownership in South

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kiambu Elders Deny Backing Evans Kidero’s Re-Election Bid

[Nation] Members of the Kikuyu Council of Elders Association from Kiambu County have dismissed claims of backing Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero’s re-election as claimed by some elders during a recent visit to City Hall.

[Nation] Members of the Kikuyu Council of Elders Association from Kiambu County have dismissed claims of backing Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero's re-election as claimed by some elders during a recent visit to City Hall.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South Africa Fund Raises Kengen Stake With 85.1 Million More Shares

[Nation] South Africa’s pension fund Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has raised its stake in KenGen to 6.62 per cent following the purchase of an additional 85.1 million shares, signalling its confidence in the power producer’s prospects.

[Nation] South Africa's pension fund Public Investment Corporation (PIC) has raised its stake in KenGen to 6.62 per cent following the purchase of an additional 85.1 million shares, signalling its confidence in the power producer's prospects.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uhuruto Take Jubilee Campaigns to Naivasha As Nasa Holds Rally in Nairobi

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and the opposition Nasa (National Super Alliance) will Friday be in Nakuru and Nairobi counties respectively as the hunt for votes goes a notch higher ahead of the August elections.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and the opposition Nasa (National Super Alliance) will Friday be in Nakuru and Nairobi counties respectively as the hunt for votes goes a notch higher ahead of the August elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What I Saw, Thought and Felt At Felix Kaweesi Burial

[Observer] Journalist KASSIM KAYIRA was one of the tens of thousands of people who thronged Kitwekyanjovu village in Lwengo district on Tuesday for the burial of police chief Andrew Felix Kaweesi. He shared some of his observations and reflections on F…

[Observer] Journalist KASSIM KAYIRA was one of the tens of thousands of people who thronged Kitwekyanjovu village in Lwengo district on Tuesday for the burial of police chief Andrew Felix Kaweesi. He shared some of his observations and reflections on Facebook:

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Police Spokesperson Kaweesi’s Death United Foes

[Observer] In the wake of the assassination of Andrew Felix Kaweesi, political nemeses put their differences aside and united in mourning for the fallen police spokesman. SADAB KITATTA KAAYA captured some of the behind-the-scenes incidents.

[Observer] In the wake of the assassination of Andrew Felix Kaweesi, political nemeses put their differences aside and united in mourning for the fallen police spokesman. SADAB KITATTA KAAYA captured some of the behind-the-scenes incidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Crisis of ‘Succession’ in Uganda

[Observer] “People have always been the foolish victims of deception and self-deception in politics, and they will always be until they have learnt to seek out the interests of some class or other behind all moral, religious, political and social phras…

[Observer] "People have always been the foolish victims of deception and self-deception in politics, and they will always be until they have learnt to seek out the interests of some class or other behind all moral, religious, political and social phrases, declarations and promises".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda