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September 20, 2017 5:08 PM NANJIRA: The choice of economic development over justice is unjust

As the initial excitement of the Supreme Court ruling starts to wane and as the full decision is published, some people will seek to cope through the familiar cynicism with which they navigate their citizenship. Others still might be propelled by the winds of change that blew on that historic day. All the reactions, as the people in whom they reside

September 20, 2017 4:02 AM Terrorism major threat to Kenya’s security

The National Intelligence Service (NIS) has singled out terrorism as the biggest threat to Kenya’s national security and development. In a report presented during the induction of MPs Wednesday, NIS Deputy Assistant Director Alexander Muteshi said that the threat remains high in border counties of Mandera, Wajir, Garissa and Lamu. Mr Muteshi told the MPs that the threats

September 20, 2017 2:55 AM We're united, Coast Jubilee leaders say

Jubilee Party leaders in Mombasa County have dismissed claims of divisions within the party in their quest for votes ahead of the October 17 elections. Led by Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala and Suleiman Shahbal, the leaders said they were working together to ensure that Mombasa County and the coast as a whole gets more votes for President Kenyatta 2

September 19, 2017 3:46 PM SA absence from Maputo early childhood development workshop a concern – Unicef

The organisation says it has no idea why SA, which already has pre-primary education known as ‘Grade R’, was not attending the five-day workshop. South Africa is not represented at the ongoing Unicef early childhood development workshop in Mozambique even though the economic powerhouse was invited and several reminders sent to relevant officials

September 19, 2017 7:07 AM Aung San Suu Kyi sidesteps atrocity allegations in first address on Rohingya crisis

RANGOON, Burma — In her first major speech Tuesday on the worsening Rohingya crisis, Burma’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, sidestepped allegations of atrocities committed against the stateless Muslim minority and cast the conflict as just one of many problems ailing the country. Appearing to cast doubt on claims that the military has burned homes

September 18, 2017 10:32 PM Developing Zambia through contract management, administration

The country is thirsty for development and has embarked on numerous socio-economic infrastructure developments. Let us collectively and closely review some selected projects which have the potential to fundamentally lift the face of Zambia if well-managed; upgrading of Lusaka-Ndola and the Ndola-Kasumbalesa roads to dual carriage ways, Kasomeno-Mwenda

September 18, 2017 9:02 PM Kenya forms team to negotiate international trade deals

The Government has formed a multi-agency council to coordinate bilateral, regional, inter-regional and multilateral trade. In a gazette notice yesterday, Industry, Trade and Co-operatives Cabinet Secretary Adan Mohamed said the National Trade Negotiations Council (NTNC) will identify trade policy gaps, give guidance and advise government on key trade

September 18, 2017 9:02 PM Two file case asking for Luhya community self-rule

The secession debate spilled over to the courts on Monday when two western Kenya residents sought the region's independence from Kenya. Mathew Okwanda and Alex Misigo want the High Court to issue orders forcing the State to carry out a referendum on whether the Luhya community should have a country of their own. According to the two, the British Government 1

September 18, 2017 3:10 PM Sonko shelves plan to kick out matatus from Nairobi CBD

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has shelved for a month plan to kick out matatu operators from the Central Business District (CBD) to allow ‘self-regulation’ after a meeting with a transport lobby. Governor Sonko said the decision will be implemented as a pilot project, and will allow matatus to operate in the CBD as the Nairobi County government seeks alternative 1

September 18, 2017 12:26 PM Nigeria’s $7bn cashew export target under threat — NCAN

National Cashew Association of Nigeria, NCAN, has warned that unless something urgent was done to address the leadership crisis rocking the association, the Federal Government’s $7 billion cashew export target annually would be derailed. Addressing newsmen in Abuja, Vice President of NCAN, East Zone, comprising cashew-producing states in the South-East