Home / Opinion

Opinion

July, 2017

  • 13 July

    Gigaba unveils 14 point economic growth action plan – BizNis Africa

    BizNis AfricaGigaba unveils 14 point economic growth action planBizNis AfricaFill in the form and we will deliver the car for you to test drive. Name *. Email *. Phone Number *. Model*. Peugeot 2008 SUV, Peugeot 208. Malusi Gigaba, South African Finance Minister on 13 July 2017, unveiled details of an inclusive economic growth ...The Other News Round-Up: The Comeback KidsDaily MaverickSouth Africa looks to privatise key firmsThe Peninsula QatarFour elements to this transformation - Malusi GigabaPoliticswebBloomberg -africanews -Creamer Media's Engineering News -Eyewitness Newsall 50 news articles »

  • 13 July

    Uhuru, Raila headache to get 50% plus one and avoid runoff – The Star, Kenya

    The Star, KenyaUhuru, Raila headache to get 50% plus one and avoid runoffThe Star, KenyaSupporters of CORD presidential candidate Raila Odinga react during a rally at the Kibera social grounds yesterday. Photo/ Jack Owuor. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. The stark possibility of a run-off is forcing President Uhuru ...Shame of heckling, insolence at campaign ralliesK24 TVUhuru: I'll concede if I lose, but will Raila?The StandardRaila driven to safety after chaotic mob disrupt his Thika rallyCitizen TV (press release)AllAfrica.com -The Guardian -TUKO.CO.KE -Daily Nationall 32 news articles »

  • 10 July

    How a London PR firm was forced to apologize for sowing racial division in South Africa – Los Angeles Times

    Los Angeles TimesHow a London PR firm was forced to apologize for sowing racial division in South AfricaLos Angeles TimesEarlier this year, an army of Twitter bots emerged in South Africa, firing off a barrage of tweets that carried the same basic message: White capitalists had replaced one form of apartheid with another and were conspiring to hold ...

  • 10 July

    How Odigie-Oyegun caused APC’s loss in Osun Election – Timi Frank – Vanguard

    VanguardHow Odigie-Oyegun caused APC's loss in Osun Election – Timi FrankVanguardABUJA – 'Suspended' Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Timi Frank has slammed the Chief John Odigie-Oyegun led National Working Committee NWC of the party for its loss of the Osun West ...Fayose congratulates Adeleke on victoryPulse NigeriaAdeleke's Victory In Osun, Signal Of APC Rejection In South West – AdewaleLeadership NewspapersOsun: More victories on the way for PDP ―Bode GeorgeNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)Daily Post Nigeria -TheCable -YNaija -NAIJ.COMall 10 news articles »

  • 2 July

    Global funding for Malaria Research in Sub-Saharan Africa Drops – Reports – Naija247news

    Naija247newsGlobal funding for Malaria Research in Sub-Saharan Africa Drops – ReportsNaija247newsGlobal funding for malaria research in Sub-Saharan Africa receive has dropped despite high death rate related to malaria, a quarter of countries. A recent study showed that most of the countries with the highest prevalence of malaria-related cases and ...Opinion: Cross-border trading good for

  • 2 July

    Come clean on officials to oversee polls, Joho tells IEBC – The Star, Kenya

    The Star, KenyaCome clean on officials to oversee polls, Joho tells IEBCThe Star, KenyaODM wants the IEBC to come clean on the officials it will deploy to oversee the August 8 polls. Party deputy leader Hassan Joho and director of elections Junet Mohamed yesterday demanded that the electoral agency publish the names

  • 1 July

    NASA lays out strategy to bag Rift Valley votes – The Standard

    Image images

    The StandardNASA lays out strategy to bag Rift Valley votesThe StandardNASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga and his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka during a rally in Bomet. [Photo: Kipsang Joseph, Standard]. The National Super Alliance (NASA) intensified campaigns in the Rift Valley with calls to voters to reject Jubilee ...Raila should tell supporters poll can go either wayDaily NationYouth allied to Uhuru campaign for him in Mt

June, 2017

  • 23 June

    Nigeria needs 150000 policemen in five years to effectively fight crime – IGP Idris – NAIJ.COM

    NAIJ.COMNigeria needs 150000 policemen in five years to effectively fight crime - IGP IdrisNAIJ.COMInspector-General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, on Friday said Nigeria needed to recruit 30,000 police personnel annually for five years to meet UN recommendation. Idris made this known in Abuja while dialoguing with civil society organisations under ...Police to withdraw mobile personnel from VIPs nationwideVanguardEid el-Fitr : Police IG orders massive deployment of Police personnel nationwidePulse NigeriaIGP Seeks Special Court For Trial Of Kidnap SuspectsCHANNELS TELEVISIONThe Nation Newspaper -Journalducameroun

  • 22 June

    Supreme Court ruling on Ghana School of Law confusing – Kwaku Azar – Myjoyonline.com

    Myjoyonline.comSupreme Court ruling on Ghana School of Law confusing – Kwaku AzarMyjoyonline.comThe US-based Ghanaian Professor who sued the General Legal Council over the Ghana School of Law admission process says he is confused by Supreme Court's ruling on the matter. Professor Stephen Kwaku Asare said the apex court in its ruling appears ...School funds: High court made

  • 21 June

    Osinbajo to Governors: Safeguard lives, property of citizens in your states, Nigeria is indissoluble – Daily Trust

    Daily TrustOsinbajo to Governors: Safeguard lives, property of citizens in your states, Nigeria is indissolubleDaily TrustActing President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday said state governors must safeguard the lives and properties of all citizens residing within the borders of their respective states. Osinbajo, who gave the directive at a consultative meeting with the ...“Nigeria is indissoluble,” Osinbajo tells governorsPremium TimesOsinbajo to governors: Ensure safety of all Nigerians in your stateThe Nation NewspaperOPINION: Osinbajo, act fast, Saraki is comingNAIJ.COMTheCable -CHANNELS TELEVISION -Daily Post Nigeria -P.

  • 19 June

    Ndeti sabotaged trash collection to make me look bad — Mutua – The Star, Kenya

    The Star, KenyaNdeti sabotaged trash collection to make me look bad — MutuaThe Star, KenyaSome workers and senior Machakos government officials are working with Wiper governor aspirant Wavinya Ndeti to sabotage garbage collection in the county, Governor Alfred Mutua has said. “For four years Machakos has been the cleanest in the entire ...Opinion poll from Machakos county shows Alfred Mutua will floor Wavinya NdetiTUKO.CO.KEall 5 news articles »

  • 19 June

    Nigeria’s unity is one for which enough blood has been spilled – Osinbajo – Vanguard

    VanguardNigeria's unity is one for which enough blood has been spilled – OsinbajoVanguardREMARKS BY THE ACTING PRESIDENT FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, HIS EXCELLENCY, PROF. YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN, GCON AT A MEETING WITH TRADITIONAL RULERS FROM THE SOUTH-EAST AT THE OLD BANQUET HALL, STATE ...Arewa Youths To Osinbajo : Allow Igbos have their BiafraPulse NigeriaHow communication failure is heating up Nigeria over BiafraTheCableBiafra: Osinbajo postpones meeting with northern emirsDaily TrustNaija247news -Nigerian Bulletinall 10 news articles »

  • 18 June

    Politics APC Youths Organize Prayer For President Buhari – Nigerian Bulletin

    Nigerian BulletinPolitics APC Youths Organize Prayer For President BuhariNigerian BulletinYouth wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Akwa Ibom State will hold prayer session for President Muhammadu Buhari. According to a statement signed by Prof Chris Ekong and Barr. Imo E. Akpan for the Central Planning Committee of the prayer ...Two Years Of APC:

  • 17 June

    I don’t have to speak with Buhari – Lai Mohammed – Vanguard

    Image images

    VanguardI don't have to speak with Buhari – Lai MohammedVanguardSince Nigeria have an acting president, the Minister of information, Mr. Lia Mohammed, said 'I don't have to speak to Muhammadu Buhari' who is on medical vacation since 7th of May 2017. He made this known in a chat with the Channels television on ...President Buhari...

  • 17 June

    Firms scramble to adapt businesses to SGR disruption – The Standard

    Image images

    The StandardFirms scramble to adapt businesses to SGR disruptionThe StandardTransport operators on the Nairobi-Mombasa route are scrambling to change their business models to adapt to the disruption brought by the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR). The hospitality industry is also aligning itself to take advantage of the sudden ...Madaraka Express will not succeed where KR failed if the law is applied selectivelyDaily NationOutrage as

  • 14 June

    Was the Gupta’s naturalisation legal? – eNCA

    Image images

    eNCAWas the Gupta's naturalisation legal?eNCAParliament 14 June 2017 - Former Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba granted the Gupta family citizenship in January 2015, citing exceptional circumstances. But, as eNCA has discovered, he appears to have failed in his legal obligation to table the ...Vytjie Mentor seems to have lost the plotCitizenGigaba and Gupta Citizenship: Several ethical and legal questions remain unansweredDaily MaverickGigaba did nothing wrong granting Guptas citizenship – Hlengiwe MkhizePoliticswebTimes LIVEall 9 news articles »

  • 13 June

    India ratifies two key ILO conventions on child labour – Hindu Business Line

    Image images

    Hindu Business LineIndia ratifies two key ILO conventions on child labourHindu Business LineIndia on Tuesday ratified two key ILO conventions on child labour, according to a statement issued by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in Geneva. Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya, who is Geneva, said the ratification reaffirmed India's ...At Geneva, India agrees to total ban on child labourTimes of IndiaTrading with tiny hands: Do we really care?The Daily StarIndia ratifies two child labour conventionsEconomic TimesDaily Excelsior -Financial Express -India West -Khabar Indiaall 31 news articles »

  • 12 June

    Turkey vows to help drought-hit Horn of Africa region – Yeni Şafak English

    Image images

    Yeni Şafak EnglishTurkey vows to help drought-hit Horn of Africa regionYeni Şafak EnglishTurkish Deputy Foreign Minister Ahmet Yıldız was briefed on the drought situation in Horn of Africa region during his visit to the capital, Addis Ababa, on Monday. Yıldız, who is leading a delegation of Organization of Islamic Conference, said his

  • 11 June

    Uhuru splashes poll goodies as NASA cries foul – The Star, Kenya

    Image images

    The Star, KenyaUhuru splashes poll goodies as NASA cries foulThe Star, KenyaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto dance to a song during a rally in Bungoma County. Photo/CHARLES KIMANI. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · WhatsApp · Email. PRESIDENT Uhuru Kenyatta has embarked on a charm offensive ...Uhuru tells NASA to respect Jubilee projectsThe StandardLetter from London: Too little too late for Uhuru KenyattaTUKO.CO.KERuto accuses Nasa of copying Jubilee manifestoKDRTVCitizen TV (press release)

  • 10 June

    Kenya: KPMG Audit Finds Over 90000 Dead Voters in Register – AllAfrica.com

    Image images

    AllAfrica.comKenya: KPMG Audit Finds Over 90000 Dead Voters in RegisterAllAfrica.comNairobi — Audit firm KPMG has recommended the removal of over 90,000 dead voters from the register before the August elections. The 92,277 dead voters according to the KPMG report handed to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission ...Election commission's incompetence won't save our democracyThe StandardIEBC conference offers a chance