Somali PM Visits Victims of Car Bombing in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre has travelled to the hospitals in Mogadishu, to pay a visit to the victims of Tuesday’s deadly car bomb blast near the country’s Presidential Palace in the capital.

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre has travelled to the hospitals in Mogadishu, to pay a visit to the victims of Tuesday's deadly car bomb blast near the country's Presidential Palace in the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sharif Hassan Accused of Plot Against New Cabinet

[Shabelle] The president of the Southwest state Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has been blamed for planning a plot against the new cabinet formed by Somali PM Hassan Ali Kheyre on Tuesday.

[Shabelle] The president of the Southwest state Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden has been blamed for planning a plot against the new cabinet formed by Somali PM Hassan Ali Kheyre on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kenyan Police Search for Two Kidnapped Teachers

[Shabelle] Police in the sprawling Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya have intensified an operation aimed at rescuing two teachers who were abducted by Al-Shabaab militants a fortnight ago.

[Shabelle] Police in the sprawling Dadaab refugee camp in northern Kenya have intensified an operation aimed at rescuing two teachers who were abducted by Al-Shabaab militants a fortnight ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Giyani-to-Cape Town Walker Energised By Warm Welcome in Kimberley

[News24Wire] The warmth and generosity of strangers in the Diamond City has energised Nkosinathi Manganyi, who made a stop in the town on his 1 976km walk from Giyani in Limpopo to Cape Town in the Western Cape.

[News24Wire] The warmth and generosity of strangers in the Diamond City has energised Nkosinathi Manganyi, who made a stop in the town on his 1 976km walk from Giyani in Limpopo to Cape Town in the Western Cape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tigo Donates 1,200 Phones for Birth Registration Plan

[Citizen] Geita -A mobile birth registration campaign in Geita and Shinyanga regions has received a shot in the arm from Tigo Tanzania, whereby the mobile telecom company has provided 1,200 mobile phones worth more than Sh113 million for use by registr…

[Citizen] Geita -A mobile birth registration campaign in Geita and Shinyanga regions has received a shot in the arm from Tigo Tanzania, whereby the mobile telecom company has provided 1,200 mobile phones worth more than Sh113 million for use by registration assistants.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sauser, Kulhavy Bag Second Consecutive Epic Stage Win

[News24Wire] Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy (Investec-Songo-Specialized) claimed a second consecutive stage win at the 2017 Absa Cape Epic, and at the same time managed to eat into the time gap of the overall leaders, Manuel Fumic and Henrique A…

[News24Wire] Christoph Sauser and Jaroslav Kulhavy (Investec-Songo-Specialized) claimed a second consecutive stage win at the 2017 Absa Cape Epic, and at the same time managed to eat into the time gap of the overall leaders, Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini (Cannondale Factory Racing XC).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Social Grants Crisis – SAPS Must Investigate Suspicious Break-Ins

[DA] The DA will today write to the Acting National Police Commissioner, Khomotso Phahlane, to request that he launches a full investigation into the break-in at the former Director General of the Department of Social Development, Zane Dangor’s home, a…

[DA] The DA will today write to the Acting National Police Commissioner, Khomotso Phahlane, to request that he launches a full investigation into the break-in at the former Director General of the Department of Social Development, Zane Dangor's home, as well as two other suspicious acts of intimidation that have occurred in recent days.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Somali President Makes First State Visit to Kenya

[Shabelle] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed flew to Kenya Thursday, for his first State visit to the neighboring country ahead of a special summit on the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD).

[Shabelle] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed flew to Kenya Thursday, for his first State visit to the neighboring country ahead of a special summit on the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

50+ Traders Arrested, Goods Seized in Sudan’s El Gedaref

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -More than 50 traders were arrested in a swoop by government authorities on cosmetic shops in Sudan’s El Gedaref state. They have been charged with dealing in smuggled goods.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref -More than 50 traders were arrested in a swoop by government authorities on cosmetic shops in Sudan's El Gedaref state. They have been charged with dealing in smuggled goods.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan