Litunga Case Referred to Concourt

[Times of Zambia] THE Lusaka High Court has referred to the Constitutional Court, a matter in which four Mongu residents have asked Edwin Lubosi Imwiko to abdicate the throne as the reigning Litunga of the Lozi people of Western Province.

[Times of Zambia] THE Lusaka High Court has referred to the Constitutional Court, a matter in which four Mongu residents have asked Edwin Lubosi Imwiko to abdicate the throne as the reigning Litunga of the Lozi people of Western Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Diarrhea Outbreak Kills 40

[Shabelle] Forty three people have died over the past 10 days in an outbreak of diarrhoeal infection that is spreading through Bardere in southern Somalia’s Gedo region, according to local medical staff.

[Shabelle] Forty three people have died over the past 10 days in an outbreak of diarrhoeal infection that is spreading through Bardere in southern Somalia's Gedo region, according to local medical staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Desperate Appeal Sees Even Queen Donate

[Shabelle] An emergency appeal is being organised by Britain to raise money for the famine crisis in Somalia. The Queen has announced she’ll make a personal donation, and aid agencies say the lives of a million children under five depend on the response.

[Shabelle] An emergency appeal is being organised by Britain to raise money for the famine crisis in Somalia. The Queen has announced she'll make a personal donation, and aid agencies say the lives of a million children under five depend on the response.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Puntland Forces Attack Pirates Hijacked Fuel Tanker

[Shabelle] Maritime police in Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Puntland said on Thursday they would attack hijackers holding an oil tanker to free the vessel if efforts by local elders to get them to surrender did not work.

[Shabelle] Maritime police in Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland said on Thursday they would attack hijackers holding an oil tanker to free the vessel if efforts by local elders to get them to surrender did not work.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Warns Against Illegal Public Gatherings

[Times of Zambia] THE Government has directed the Zambia Police Service to institute an early warning system for illegal public gatherings to ensure that potential breaches of public order are prevented in good time.

[Times of Zambia] THE Government has directed the Zambia Police Service to institute an early warning system for illegal public gatherings to ensure that potential breaches of public order are prevented in good time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Women’s Participation in Higher Education Increases

[Shabait] Asmara -Reports of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) indicate that as a result of wider access to education thorough out the nation, the participation of women in higher education has witnessed remarkable progress.

[Shabait] Asmara -Reports of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW) indicate that as a result of wider access to education thorough out the nation, the participation of women in higher education has witnessed remarkable progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea