[This Day] I wish her well in her future pursuits
[The Aspen Institute] Recently, various Kenyan outlets have run stories that are disempowering to women and girls.
[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari Wednesday advised Nigerians to emulate two security men who returned a handbag filled with valuables forgotten at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos by an American returnee, saying such conduct reflects the new Nigeria that “we all desire”.
[Nation] Police have tear-gassed Kenyatta National Hospital staff who staged a go-slow on Monday morning over non-payment of their health service allowances.
[Deutsche Welle] After years of fighting and failed peace initiatives in South Sudan, the country’s President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar have signed a power sharing deal which would see Machar reinstated as a vice-president.
[The Herald] The Ruling Zanu-PF has taken an early lead in National Assembly results announced by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission so far today.
[Nation] A total of 107 cases of unrests have reported in secondary schools this year, Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has said.
[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it has reported two presidential candidates of Monday’s election to police on claims they violated the Electoral Act which forbids any campaign activity 24 hours of the plebiscite.
[Daily Trust] President Muhammad Buhari said all recovered illegally acquired assets would be sold in the administration’s renewed anti-graft campaign.
[This Day] Abuja -The United States Acting Deputy Chief of Mission in Nigeria, Aruna Amirthanayagam, on Monday in Abuja disclosed that an estimated 24.9 million persons are trapped in modern-day slavery.