Islamic State Claims Attack in Bosaso, Northeast of Somalia

[Shabelle] Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an explosion in the Somali town of Bosaso on Tuesday, the fourth attack claimed by the group in two years.

[Shabelle] Islamic State militants have claimed responsibility for an explosion in the Somali town of Bosaso on Tuesday, the fourth attack claimed by the group in two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

UBA Adds Video Live Chat for ‘Human Interaction’ With Customers

[Observer] In recent times, customer behavior and expectations are ever-evolving; and with this challenge, comes the need to meet their needs as well as ensure new offerings are at the forefront of technological evolution. On the back of this developme…

[Observer] In recent times, customer behavior and expectations are ever-evolving; and with this challenge, comes the need to meet their needs as well as ensure new offerings are at the forefront of technological evolution. On the back of this development, United Bank for Africa (UBA), a leading innovative player in financial services, is finding new ways to communicate and engage with their customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

World Bank Projects and Buhari’s Reputation

[Guardian] It is very unfortunate that the perception of President Muhammadu Buhari as a sectional leader was further given fillip when World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim revealed that the bank had received a presidential request to focus on the n…

[Guardian] It is very unfortunate that the perception of President Muhammadu Buhari as a sectional leader was further given fillip when World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim revealed that the bank had received a presidential request to focus on the northern part of the country in locating projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cases Swamp Courts as Row Over Poll Escalates

[Nation] As three activists moved to the Supreme Court, arguing that the prevailing environment in the country cannot guarantee a credible election, there were at least seven cases that were heard before High Court judges Enoch Chacha Mwita and John Ma…

[Nation] As three activists moved to the Supreme Court, arguing that the prevailing environment in the country cannot guarantee a credible election, there were at least seven cases that were heard before High Court judges Enoch Chacha Mwita and John Mativo on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Building a Police Service Integrated to Communities

[SAnews.gov.za] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says the South African Police Service (SAPS) wants men and women in blue to work in areas where they come from in order to be integrated into communities.

[SAnews.gov.za] Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says the South African Police Service (SAPS) wants men and women in blue to work in areas where they come from in order to be integrated into communities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Suspects Arrested With Mandrax Tablets Valued At R800 000 in Belhar

[SAPS] Western Cape: With our sights on crime generating factors in this province, members of the Western Cape Flying Squad reacted on intelligence and apprehended two suspects for being in possession of mandrax tablets valued at approximately R800 000…

[SAPS] Western Cape: With our sights on crime generating factors in this province, members of the Western Cape Flying Squad reacted on intelligence and apprehended two suspects for being in possession of mandrax tablets valued at approximately R800 000 this morning. The truck that the suspects were travelling in was spotted and pulled over in Modderdam Road Belhar. The tablets made up in 20 packs were hidden in the cab of the truck and were confiscated. The two suspects aged 29 and 31 are due to make a court appe

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Behind Bars On Accusation of Rape of Domestic Worker

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Detectives in Ekangala are investigating a case of rape following the alleged rape of a 41-year-old domestic worker in Riamar Park, Bronkhorstspruit.

[SAPS] The Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Detectives in Ekangala are investigating a case of rape following the alleged rape of a 41-year-old domestic worker in Riamar Park, Bronkhorstspruit.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa