PDP Crisis – Sheriff, Makarfi in Fresh War

[Premium Times] The National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ali Sheriff, and a factional leader of the party, Ahmed Makarfi, are engaged in a war of words again, just few days after they reached an understanding to bury their differences.

[Premium Times] The National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ali Sheriff, and a factional leader of the party, Ahmed Makarfi, are engaged in a war of words again, just few days after they reached an understanding to bury their differences.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition’s Odinga Takes Heat Over U.S$37m Polls Tender

[Nation] Jubilee politicians have asked ODM leader Raila Odinga to come clean over the controversial single-sourcing of a Sh3.8 billion elections management system to a French firm by the electoral commission.

[Nation] Jubilee politicians have asked ODM leader Raila Odinga to come clean over the controversial single-sourcing of a Sh3.8 billion elections management system to a French firm by the electoral commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fire Breaks Out At Women Centre, Abuja

[Leadership] Fire on Sunday broke out at the National Centre for Women Development adjacent to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in the Central Business District of Abuja.

[Leadership] Fire on Sunday broke out at the National Centre for Women Development adjacent to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in the Central Business District of Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Leaders Caution Nasa Over Plans to Set Up Parallel Tallying

[Nation] Jubilee Party leaders on Sunday returned to the Coast region where they rejected the National Super Alliance’s (Nasa) plan to set up a parallel tallying centre for presidential vote in the August 8 General Election.

[Nation] Jubilee Party leaders on Sunday returned to the Coast region where they rejected the National Super Alliance's (Nasa) plan to set up a parallel tallying centre for presidential vote in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Suspicion Over Police Involvement in Banditry Takes Shape

[Nation] With its rugged terrain and unbearably high temperatures, the banditry-prone Kerio Valley, which runs across Baringo and Elgeyo-Marakwet counties, is one of the most dangerous places to work in for a police officer.

[Nation] With its rugged terrain and unbearably high temperatures, the banditry-prone Kerio Valley, which runs across Baringo and Elgeyo-Marakwet counties, is one of the most dangerous places to work in for a police officer.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Explain Poll Tender Award to End Doubt

[Nation] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has sparked fresh controversy with last week’s awarding of a tender to a French company to supply election technology.

[Nation] The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission has sparked fresh controversy with last week's awarding of a tender to a French company to supply election technology.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Plastic Waste Ban Is Not the Way to Go in Curbing the Menace

[Nation] The intention by Prof Judi Wakhungu, the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, to ban the use of plastics presents just one way to deal with the plastic waste menace.

[Nation] The intention by Prof Judi Wakhungu, the Cabinet Secretary for the Environment, to ban the use of plastics presents just one way to deal with the plastic waste menace.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vicious Cycle of Residents’ Low Expectations Undoing of Towns

[Nation] Urbanisation has been associated with high levels of human development and economic prosperity. The most urbanised regions in the world also tend to be the most developed and the most economically productive.

[Nation] Urbanisation has been associated with high levels of human development and economic prosperity. The most urbanised regions in the world also tend to be the most developed and the most economically productive.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya