No Show for Kayihura At Human Rights Commission

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura has snubbed summons to appear before Uganda Human Rights Commission-UHRC in the ongoing investigations on the torture of suspects in police custody. UHRC invited Kayihura alongside heads of other…

[Monitor] The Inspector General of Police, Kale Kayihura has snubbed summons to appear before Uganda Human Rights Commission-UHRC in the ongoing investigations on the torture of suspects in police custody. UHRC invited Kayihura alongside heads of other security agencies, the Internal Affairs, Defense and Security Ministers to answer queries regarding the torture of suspects on police custody in connection with the murder of former Police Spokesperson, Andrew Felix Kaweesi, his body guard Kenneth Erau and Geoffrey Ma

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uhuru, Ruto On a Four-Day Coast Tour in Hunt for Region’s Votes

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto return to the Coast Wednesday as the battle for the control of the 1.7 million votes in the region heightens.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto return to the Coast Wednesday as the battle for the control of the 1.7 million votes in the region heightens.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

US Congress Panel Demands Documents On Kenya Arms Deal

[Nation] A US Congress investigative committee has demanded it be provided with key documents related to the proposed Sh43 billion sale to Kenya of armed border-patrol aircraft intended for use against Al-Shabaab in Somalia.

[Nation] A US Congress investigative committee has demanded it be provided with key documents related to the proposed Sh43 billion sale to Kenya of armed border-patrol aircraft intended for use against Al-Shabaab in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

North Darfur Displaced Clear – No Safety, No Return

[Radio Dabanga] Tawila -The message of displaced people in Darfur’s camps to the international community remains the same: they refuse to voluntarily return home. A delegation of the United Nations Security Council discussed humanitarian and security i…

[Radio Dabanga] Tawila -The message of displaced people in Darfur's camps to the international community remains the same: they refuse to voluntarily return home. A delegation of the United Nations Security Council discussed humanitarian and security issues in North Darfur camps on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Houses Demolished, Residents Forcibly Removed By Khartoum Authorities

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum state Land Department authorities demolished and forcefully removed the residents of dozens of houses in El Sharaja, during which a child was injured.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Khartoum state Land Department authorities demolished and forcefully removed the residents of dozens of houses in El Sharaja, during which a child was injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera Appears in North Kordofan Capital

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid / Kosti -Cases of cholera have appeared in the state capital of North Kordofan for the first time. The disease is spreading rapidly in White Nile state, where seven people died in the capital on Saturday.

[Radio Dabanga] El Obeid / Kosti -Cases of cholera have appeared in the state capital of North Kordofan for the first time. The disease is spreading rapidly in White Nile state, where seven people died in the capital on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Port Sudan Kiosk Owners Call Strike

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Kiosk owners at the Port Sudan grand market have threatened to strike unless they are allocated new places to sell their goods following the demolition of newspaper stands.

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan -Kiosk owners at the Port Sudan grand market have threatened to strike unless they are allocated new places to sell their goods following the demolition of newspaper stands.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Namibia Can Help Protect Schools in War Zones

[HRW] In the Central African Republic, thousands of children are losing their chance to get an education because of the country’s armed conflict. Namibia can help the children there and in many other countries where conflict has kept them from going to…

[HRW] In the Central African Republic, thousands of children are losing their chance to get an education because of the country's armed conflict. Namibia can help the children there and in many other countries where conflict has kept them from going to school.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Uhuru Cousin Wanjiku Muhoho Back to Nyandarua Woman Rep Race

[Nation] It will not be an easy ride for the Nyandarua woman representative Jubilee Party nominee Faith Gitau after President Uhuru Kenyatta’s cousin Wanjiku Muhoho got back into the race as an independent candidate.

[Nation] It will not be an easy ride for the Nyandarua woman representative Jubilee Party nominee Faith Gitau after President Uhuru Kenyatta's cousin Wanjiku Muhoho got back into the race as an independent candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya