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October 13, 2017 2:52 PM Kenya police shoot dead 2 opposition protesters

Nairobi - Police in Kenya said on Friday they shot and killed two opposition protesters who allegedly stormed a police station with farm tools and rocks in the western part of the country, while police used tear gas on rallies in the capital and elsewhere demanding reforms ahead of the new election. Three other protesters had gunshot wounds in Siaya 8

October 13, 2017 9:18 AM Veteran to get honorary doctorate

The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) will next week confer a DTech (Honoris Causa) endorsements Drama and Film Production on Dube for her body of work that spans over 30 years. The television and film veteran has dabbled as a tea lady at a furniture factory in Johannesburg, and worked as a credit clerk for retail stores before she achieved showbiz 6

October 11, 2017 10:57 PM Strive takes Kwese TV to Swaziland

ECONET group founder Strive Masiyiwa has set his eyes on Swaziland after applying for a licence to provide satellite television services in the country. Kwese TV, managed under the subsidiary Econet Media, is also available in African countries, including Botswana, Ghana, Lesotho, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Rwanda, Nigeria and South Africa. Masiyiwa recently 3

October 11, 2017 2:16 AM MTV’s Shuga courts Gilmore Tee

BULAWAYO socialite, Gilmore Tee, has partnered with MTV Shuga in a drama series focusing on HIV and Aids issues that will be aired on ZTV and radio stations soon. MTV Shuga announced on Twitter Gilmore Tee will be handling their marketing in the country. “We are excited to be partnering with Gilmore Tee in spreading MTV Shuga message across Zimbabwe 2

October 10, 2017 5:27 PM MAINA: Six misses in proposed election laws

The Election Offences (Amendment) Bill, 2017 and the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2017 introduced in the National Assembly have been the subject of public discussion, examination and input. Few, if any, have discussed the proposed changes to the Election Offences Bill. First, is the accountability of public funds by state officers and agents as the Independent 3

October 9, 2017 1:19 PM Kenya police use teargas, shoot in air during opposition march

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police fired teargas and shots in the air on Monday as hundreds of demonstrators marched through the capital Nairobi to protest against proposed legal changes that would make it harder for the Supreme Court to annul an election. Reuters television footage showed a sport utility vehicle ploughing into some of the protesters 11

October 8, 2017 5:42 PM The Top Moments of the 2017 Chicago Marathon

A glimpse at the impressive performances and storylines from this year’s race. American Aaron Braun has struggled with injuries over the past few years, and he wondered in the months leading up to the race whether his career as a marathoner was over. But he has stuck with it, training with Northern Arizona Elite in Flagstaff, Arizona. “It was a great 5

October 8, 2017 3:35 PM Hassan Omar: One phone call wooed me to Jubilee

Former Mombasa Senator Hassan Omar has revealed how a telephone call from Deputy President William Ruto convinced him to dump the opposition’s National Super Alliance Coalition (Nasa). Omar, once considered a critical cog within the Nasa think tank, resigned as Wiper party’s secretary general just days after suffering a humiliating defeat to Ali Hassan 4

October 2, 2017 10:41 AM Catalonia Leaders Seek to Make Independence Referendum Binding

“If somebody tries to declare the independence of part of the territory — something that cannot be done — we will have to do everything possible to apply the law,” Mr. Catalá said on national television on Monday. Most polling stations stayed open on Sunday, he said, “because the security forces decided that it wasn’t worth using force because of the consequences

October 1, 2017 8:29 PM Spare us the jargon; make election petition stories spicy

This election cycle has seen reporters spend more or less equal time at campaign rallies and at the courts. Never has an election played out in the court corridors than this year’s election. The court battles surrounding the 2017 election started long before Kenyans went to the polls. The climax was the petition filed by National Super Alliance (NASA)