[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Police and “sister agencies” are on high alert as parliament resumes this week to receive and debate the constitutional amendment bill which intends to among many changes lift the age limit for the presidency.
[Monitor] Traffic was on Thursday paralysed for several hours after taxi operators and boda boda riders in Mbale Town blocked Mbale- Tirinyi road in protest against the poor state of the road.
[Nation] Security chiefs from Kisumu, Kericho and Nandi counties have joined forces to ensure peace and security before and after the swearing-in of President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday.
[News24Wire] Newly-appointed national police commissioner General Khehla Sitole said he would not bow to political pressure or interference as it was his duty to protect the integrity of the South African Police Service.
[Observer] Businessman, Abid Alam of Alam Group of Companies is to be arraigned in court soon to face murder charges after the commission of inquiry into land matters sent his file to the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).
[Nation] Kenya has been ranked second last globally among countries with the worst police service.
[Chatham House] Without political compromise, support for the judiciary and steps to tackle police abuses, Kenya faces a turbulent future.
[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has got only two weeks to make a public statement on police brutality while ZRP officers must know that vendors might revenge if they continue beating them up, a leader of street traders has said.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Abuja -The launch of Nigeria’s first state-owned DNA lab will speed up rape cases and should encourage more victims to seek justice, prosecutors and rights groups have said.
[Nation] President Kenyatta has ordered the setting up of a national heroes’ council.