49,000 Displaced Return – UNHCR

[Shabelle] Reports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indicate that some 49,000 individuals have been newly internally-displaced countrywide during September (August: 63,000). Of these, for 30,000 the primary reason given was drought related. This represents the lowest figure this year.

[Shabelle] Reports from the UNHCR-led Protection & Return Monitoring Network (PRMN) indicate that some 49,000 individuals have been newly internally-displaced countrywide during September (August: 63,000). Of these, for 30,000 the primary reason given was drought related. This represents the lowest figure this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Foreign Minister Receives Congratulation Message From His Bulgarian Counterpart

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, has received a message of congratulation from the Bulgarian Foreign Minister, Ms. Ekaterina Zakharieva, on the occasion of the lifting of the US economic sanction on Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour, has received a message of congratulation from the Bulgarian Foreign Minister, Ms. Ekaterina Zakharieva, on the occasion of the lifting of the US economic sanction on Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Brickz Sentenced to 15 Years Imprisonment for Raping Niece

[News24Wire] Local Kwaito star Sipho “Brickz” Ndlovu has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court, west of Johannesburg, on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Local Kwaito star Sipho "Brickz" Ndlovu has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court, west of Johannesburg, on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stay At Home If You Don’t Want Election, Uhuru Kenyatta Tells Raila Odinga

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday told National Super Alliance (Nasa) principal Raila Odinga to let Kenyans to choose their leader at the ballot instead of engaging in destructive streets protests.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday told National Super Alliance (Nasa) principal Raila Odinga to let Kenyans to choose their leader at the ballot instead of engaging in destructive streets protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Producers Earn Top Dollar From Specialty Tea Exports

[Nation] Specialty tea from the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) earned the company as high as Sh29,973 ($291) a kilogramme at international markets in the last financial year, making it the agency’s most profitable offering.

[Nation] Specialty tea from the Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA) earned the company as high as Sh29,973 ($291) a kilogramme at international markets in the last financial year, making it the agency's most profitable offering.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Policeman Robbed of Weapon in North Darfur Attack

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -A policeman sustained gunshot wounds when he was fired upon by unknown assailants as he made his way to work on in Kabkabiya locality in North Darfur state on Saturday.

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -A policeman sustained gunshot wounds when he was fired upon by unknown assailants as he made his way to work on in Kabkabiya locality in North Darfur state on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

2,500 More RSF Militiamen in North Darfur Capital for Arms Collection

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A new contingent of 2,500 members of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militia has arrived in the North Darfur capital of El Fasher to assist with arms collection and vehicle control. The new contingent will reinforce the existi…

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -A new contingent of 2,500 members of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) militia has arrived in the North Darfur capital of El Fasher to assist with arms collection and vehicle control. The new contingent will reinforce the existing 10,000 RSF soldiers who have been deployed to the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan