President Ramaphosa to Answer Questions in Parliament

[News24Wire] When President Cyril Ramaphosa stands behind the podium and answers questions in the National Assembly on Tuesday, most of the focus is expected to be on the economy.

[News24Wire] When President Cyril Ramaphosa stands behind the podium and answers questions in the National Assembly on Tuesday, most of the focus is expected to be on the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two More Men Appear in Court for Moses Mabhida Stadium Violence

[News24Wire] Two men, who handed themselves over to KwaZulu-Natal police on Monday in connection with violence at last month’s Moses Mabhida Stadium pitch invasion, are expected to appear in the Durban Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Two men, who handed themselves over to KwaZulu-Natal police on Monday in connection with violence at last month's Moses Mabhida Stadium pitch invasion, are expected to appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Athletics – Olesitse Bags Gold

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Local athletes seem determined to make 400 metres their forte, as young Bernard Olesitse emulated his elder countryman, Issac Makwala, to win gold in Marrakesh, Morocco, in the International School Sports Federation comp…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Local athletes seem determined to make 400 metres their forte, as young Bernard Olesitse emulated his elder countryman, Issac Makwala, to win gold in Marrakesh, Morocco, in the International School Sports Federation competitions on May 5.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Seven KDF Soldiers Killed in Somalia IED Blast

[VOA] At least seven Kenyan soldiers were killed and two others seriously injured after a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) targeted a military vehicle near the Somali town of Dhobley near the border with Kenya, witnesses and officials say.

[VOA] At least seven Kenyan soldiers were killed and two others seriously injured after a powerful improvised explosive device (IED) targeted a military vehicle near the Somali town of Dhobley near the border with Kenya, witnesses and officials say.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Batting Insurgencies, Cracks Down on Illegal Weapons

[VOA] Cameroon is cracking down on weapons proliferation as it battles two insurgencies and prepares to hold important nationwide elections this year. The military says it discovered a large cache of illegal weapons in a warehouse in Awae, near the cap…

[VOA] Cameroon is cracking down on weapons proliferation as it battles two insurgencies and prepares to hold important nationwide elections this year. The military says it discovered a large cache of illegal weapons in a warehouse in Awae, near the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

DPP Withdraws Charges Against 19 Muslims Accused of Treason

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has dropped treason charges against nineteen Muslim suspects who have been on remand at Luzira prison since 2014.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Director of Public Prosecutions Mike Chibita has dropped treason charges against nineteen Muslim suspects who have been on remand at Luzira prison since 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lebanese Firm Seeks Sh1.5 Billion More for Oil Pipeline Delays

[Nation] Lebanese contractor Zakhem International is seeking an additional Sh1.5 billion for operational delays in the building of the Mombasa-Nairobi pipeline after reaching a deal with Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) management to be paid Sh4.4 billion.

[Nation] Lebanese contractor Zakhem International is seeking an additional Sh1.5 billion for operational delays in the building of the Mombasa-Nairobi pipeline after reaching a deal with Kenya Pipeline Company (KPC) management to be paid Sh4.4 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Transport Paralysed As Floods Cut Off Kaliro-Buyende Road

[Monitor] Transport along Kaliro-Buyende road has been paralysed after the road that joins the two districts became flooded at Lumbuye Swamp located in Bujeje Village, Kaliro District.

[Monitor] Transport along Kaliro-Buyende road has been paralysed after the road that joins the two districts became flooded at Lumbuye Swamp located in Bujeje Village, Kaliro District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda