State Backs Matiang’i’s Stance on Violent Demos, Says Ruto

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has declared the government’s support for Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i’s firmness against violent anti-electoral commission protests.

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has declared the government's support for Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i's firmness against violent anti-electoral commission protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Taken as a Toddler, ‘Orphan’ Reunites With Family

[East African] Leonard Sebarinda, now 70-years-old, was haunted for decades by the disappearance of his daughter, a toddler, in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[East African] Leonard Sebarinda, now 70-years-old, was haunted for decades by the disappearance of his daughter, a toddler, in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Soccer – Dynamos Suffer Title Blow

[Zimbabwe Standard] ZPC Kariba threw spanners in the works for title-chasing Harare giants Dynamos after holding the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders to a draw at Nyamhunga Stadium in Kariba yesterday.

[Zimbabwe Standard] ZPC Kariba threw spanners in the works for title-chasing Harare giants Dynamos after holding the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders to a draw at Nyamhunga Stadium in Kariba yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Ndiraya Aims for the Top Prize

[Zimbabwe Standard] NGEZI Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya yesterday said his side is now gunning for their maiden Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title after edging Bulawayo City at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday, closing the gap on log-leade…

[Zimbabwe Standard] NGEZI Platinum Stars coach Tonderai Ndiraya yesterday said his side is now gunning for their maiden Castle Lager Premier Soccer League title after edging Bulawayo City at Barbourfields Stadium yesterday, closing the gap on log-leaders Dynamos.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Somalia’s Deadliest Bombing Kills 276, Injures 300

[RFI] At least 276 people have been killed and 300 injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said Monday, making it the deadliest attack ever to hit conflict torn Somalia.

[RFI] At least 276 people have been killed and 300 injured by a massive truck bomb that tore through a busy shopping district of Mogadishu, the government said Monday, making it the deadliest attack ever to hit conflict torn Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia