Cross Country Team Breaks From Training for Random Dope Tests

[Nation] Kenya’s cross country team was forced to put on hold its training Tuesday morning after Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (Adak) officials paid them an impromptu visit to carry out mandatory out-of-competition tests.

[Nation] Kenya's cross country team was forced to put on hold its training Tuesday morning after Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (Adak) officials paid them an impromptu visit to carry out mandatory out-of-competition tests.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UCC Officials Survive Lynching for Closing ‘Community Radios’

[Monitor] Officials of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) narrowly survived a mob protesting against an operation to close down illegal broadcasters in Luweero town.

[Monitor] Officials of Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) narrowly survived a mob protesting against an operation to close down illegal broadcasters in Luweero town.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Confirm 5 Dead in Borno Suicide Attack

[Vanguard] Borno Police Command on Wednesday confirmed the killing of five persons, including four suspected suicide bombers, after an early morning attack in Usmanti village near Muna Garage in Maiduguri.

[Vanguard] Borno Police Command on Wednesday confirmed the killing of five persons, including four suspected suicide bombers, after an early morning attack in Usmanti village near Muna Garage in Maiduguri.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gen Malong – I Do Not Hold President Kiir to Ransom

[East African] South Sudan’s Chief of General Staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan, is a man under intense focus both locally and internationally following a series of defections of senior military commanders from the national army.

[East African] South Sudan's Chief of General Staff, Gen Paul Malong Awan, is a man under intense focus both locally and internationally following a series of defections of senior military commanders from the national army.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

High Diesel Prices to Drive Up Costs for Transporters in Kenya

[East African] Transport operators and farmers in Kenya will continue to bear the brunt of rising fuel costs after the price of diesel jumped the most for two months in a row.

[East African] Transport operators and farmers in Kenya will continue to bear the brunt of rising fuel costs after the price of diesel jumped the most for two months in a row.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Wants Rebel Machar Considered a Terrorist

[East African] South Sudan government has urged the regional states to consider rebel leader Riek Machar as a terrorist following the kidnapping of two Indian aid workers in his Upper Nile stronghold.

[East African] South Sudan government has urged the regional states to consider rebel leader Riek Machar as a terrorist following the kidnapping of two Indian aid workers in his Upper Nile stronghold.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan