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South Africa's Move on ICC Raises Concerns of African Exodus

New York Times - ‎54 minutes ago‎
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa said Friday it will soon submit a bill in parliament to withdraw from the International Criminal Court, raising concerns of a possible African exodus from a human rights tribunal accused by some African leaders of unfairly ...

Church nominee Bernadette Musundi to chair IEBC panel - VIDEO

Daily Nation - ‎1 hour ago‎
Bernadette Musundi of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops has been elected chairperson of the panel that will select the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) commissioners.

Uhuru told to apologise for not honouring Raila - VIDEO

Daily Nation - ‎1 hour ago‎
The leaders called the omission of the duo a deliberate attempt to humiliate the leaders, who they said played a major role in the first and second liberation of the country.

Five things to know about Achieng' Abura

Nairobi News (satire) (press release) (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
Kenyans continue to mourn the demise of Afro Jazz singer Achieng' Abura who died on Thursday night at the Kenyatta National Hospital.

Poll Safeguards Are Being Boosted After Trump's 'Rigged Election' Claims

Fortune - ‎1 hour ago‎
Philadelphia will post prosecutors in the city on election day to handle voter intimidation claims. Authorities in Philadelphia will station prosecutors throughout the city on election day to respond to any reports of voter intimidation or other ...

UN warns of ISIS using 'human shields' in Mosul as militants strike Kirkuk

CNN - ‎17 minutes ago‎
(CNN) The United Nations said Friday it is "gravely worried" that ISIS has taken 550 families from villages around Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, and is using them as "human shields" as Iraqi and Kurdish forces battle the terror group for control ...

Honouring role-model heroes a good idea

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
NAIROBI Governor Evans Kidero is to be commended for renaming three roads in the city after national heroes on the occasion of Mashujaa Day yesterday (see P23).

Suspected Nigerian drug lord Lovembe jailed for being in Kenya illegally

The Star, Kenya - ‎3 hours ago‎
A Nigerian who was deported from Kenya in 2013, on suspicion of being a drug lord, has been sentenced to three years in prison. Emmanuel Lovembe was deported alongside controversial businessman Anthony Chinedu.

Duale could be the prodigal son

The Star, Kenya - ‎2 hours ago‎
Aden Duale, the Garissa Township MP, who is my good friend since our days in the LDP through to ODM to this day in Parliament, should be told in no uncertain terms that even sycophancy needs some intelligence.

Vote out desperate Jubilee, MP Bosire says on Uhuru corruption speech

The Star, Kenya - ‎22 minutes ago‎
President Uhuru Kenyatta inspects a guard of honour mounted by the Kenya Defence Forces during Mashujaa Day celebrations at Kenyatta Stadium in Machakos County, October 20, 2016.

#FeesMustFall: TUT extends condolences to family of student killed at protest

Mail & Guardian - ‎2 hours ago‎
The Tshwane University of Technology has extended condolences to the family of Benjamin Phehla after he was killed after being hit by a car during a student protest yesterday.

Bayelsa APC, PDP trade allegations on judges' corruption

Vanguard - ‎17 minutes ago‎
The All Progressives Congress (APC), in Bayelsa, has threatened to expose moves by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), to influence Supreme Court judges handling the 2016 governorship elections petitions.

Cabinet worries about effects of fees protests on economy

South African Broadcasting Corporation - ‎14 hours ago‎
Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says R49.2 billion was allocated to Higher Education and Training in the 2016/17 financial year.

NBA asks 'Corrupt' judges to step down with immediate effect

Vanguard - ‎55 minutes ago‎
The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Mr Mahmoud Abubakar (SAN), on Thursday urged the National Judicial Council (NJC) to order the immediate stepping down of the seven Justices accused of judicial fraud.

A Tattoo for the King

The Atlantic - ‎2 hours ago‎
In the waiting room of the Sak Lai tattoo studio in central Bangkok, the owner, who goes by the name Leck New York, showed me his latest design: the numeral “9,” sketched in Thai several times on drafting paper.

Truce holds in Aleppo but UN delays evacuations

Daily Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
The UN said Friday that security concerns had forced it to delay planned evacuations from Syria's Aleppo, despite a truce that was largely holding for a second day in the ravaged city.

Duterte's split with the US? Not so fast, say Philippines officials

CNN - ‎2 hours ago‎
(CNN) Philippines officials have gone into damage control mode after controversial President Rodrigo Duterte said the country's long-term alliance with the United States was over.

Magnitude 6.6 quake jolts western Japan, no tsunami warning or immediate damage - ‎6 hours ago‎
TOKYO (Reuters) - An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 shook western Japan on Thursday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, adding that a tsunami warning was not issued.

No data breach in our systems, says KCB Group

The Standard (press release) - ‎1 hour ago‎
Kenya Commercial Bank has termed as inaccurate information about data breach in of its system. The bank said an investigation points to malicious misinformation that has caused concern a mongst some of its customers.

State to spend Sh15 billion in second phase SGR land compensation - ‎2 hours ago‎
The government is set to spend Sh15 billion compensating land owners affected by the second phase of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) project.

I'll sue you for growing sugarcane, Rasanga tells firm

The Star, Kenya - ‎9 hours ago‎
Siaya Governor Cornel Rasanga has threatened to sue the Dominion Company for going against a deal and growing sugarcane in Yala Swamp.

Khan represents Nandis in case against Britain

The Star, Kenya - ‎9 hours ago‎
A case against the British government over the crimes soldiers committed during the Nandi Resistance will start late November. The Nandi community will be represented in London by a British law firm headed by lawyer Karim Khan, who represented Deputy ...

In Madagascar Lemurs find refuge in private sanctuary

Ghafla!Kenya - ‎Oct 20, 2016‎
Threatened by habitat loss and hunting, Madagascar's lemurs, a critically endangered species, are finding refuge in a private sanctuary on this vast Indian Ocean island.

New US-Russian Crew Arrives at International Space Station - ‎1 hour ago‎
A Russian Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft carrying NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough and Russian cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Andrey Borisenko nears the International Space Station ahead of docking in this still image from a video camera on the space ...

How to build intelligent mobile apps for your business

The Standard (press release) - ‎6 hours ago‎
More small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are following the mobile trend and understanding that an effective strategy involves more than just a mobile-friendly website.

Samsung will only launch 4G LTE smartphones in India

Mashable - ‎37 minutes ago‎
As millions of Indians embark on 4G network for the first time, smartphone makers in the country are increasingly trickling down the fast network support across their affordable range of smartphones.

Man feted for delivering deadly explosive to police

Daily Nation - ‎2 hours ago‎
Jubilee Party Chairman Mureithi Kang'ara (Left) and Leonard Maina at Kianyaga Stadium during Madaraka Day celebrations on October 20, 2016.
Cyclist who 'slept with a grenade' becomes village hero

Popular news anchor officially files for divorce

The Star, Kenya - ‎4 hours ago‎
It's now official! Controversial but beautiful Citizen TV news anchor Lilian Muli has finally filed for divorce. The details have emerged as to why the dazzling screen siren is divorcing her estranged husband, Moses Njuguna Kanene.

WATCH: Woman hired a porn star to see if her man would cheat!

Yahoo7 News - ‎7 hours ago‎
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Koffi Olomide issues 'heartfelt' apology to Kenyans

TUKO.CO.KE - ‎5 hours ago‎
Congolese Lingala super star Koffi Olomide issued a much awaited for –and probably forgotten- apology to Kenyans following his violent behavior while on tour to the country.

GSU to man Gate 6 buffer for Mashemeji derby

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog) - ‎1 hour ago‎
“With all due respect to regular police, we have changed this time round and we will use GSU. They will make no friendship with anyone.

Pep Guardiola's latest trick offers pointers for Barcelona's Etihad visit

The Guardian - ‎19 hours ago‎
Manchester City's team selection this season has essentially become a game of 'What will Pep Guardiola think of next?' and few could have predicted his major decision here - leaving out Sergio Agüero, with Kevin De Bruyne fielded in a centre‑forward role.

Football: Mata may turn into Mourinho's 'Special Juan' after all

Times of Oman - ‎1 hour ago‎
London: When Jose Mourinho was appointed Manchester United manager in the close season, Spain playmaker Juan Mata could have been forgiven for being less than enthused.

Two diet drinks a day could double the risk of diabetes, study finds - ‎8 hours ago‎
Two fizzy drinks a day could double the risk of diabetes - even if they are diet versions - a Swedish study has found. Research by the Karolinska Institute on 2,800 adults found that those who consumed at least two 200ml servings of soft drinks daily ...

Facebook censors cancer awareness video over cartoon breasts

The Verge - ‎2 hours ago‎
Facebook has come under criticism for censoring a cancer awareness video because of animated breasts. The ad campaign, produced by Cancerfonden, a Swedish cancer charity, used animated figures to demonstrate how to check breasts for suspicious ...

Africa: Put 'People, Not Cars' First in Transport Systems, Says UN Environment Chief - ‎2 hours ago‎
Lack of investment in safe walking and cycling infrastructure not only contributes to the deaths of millions of people in traffic accidents on unsafe roads and poorly designed roadways, but also overlooks a great opportunity to boost the fight against ...

Good Neighbors: "For Our Daughters" Breast Cancer Awareness Organization - ‎1 hour ago‎
Merecedes Wilson of Buffalo survived breast cancer at age 28 and formed the organziation "For Our Daughters" to bring awareness to other young women.