Shack Dwellers Live in Filth in Kraaifontein

[GroundUp] Residents in Marikana informal settlement near Kraaifontein say they are having to contend with stinking, uncollected garbage and human waste. [Editor’s note: This is a different settlement to Marikana in Philippi.]

[GroundUp] Residents in Marikana informal settlement near Kraaifontein say they are having to contend with stinking, uncollected garbage and human waste. [Editor's note: This is a different settlement to Marikana in Philippi.]

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

At Least 14 Injured As Sudanese Students Clash

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -At least 14 students were injured, three of them seriously, in an attack carried out by Islamist students with knives and metal bars on a student sit-in at the University of the Holy Koran in Omdurman on Wednesday morning.

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -At least 14 students were injured, three of them seriously, in an attack carried out by Islamist students with knives and metal bars on a student sit-in at the University of the Holy Koran in Omdurman on Wednesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

State Minister – Celebrating the Press Freedom Day Underline Safeguarding of Press Freedom

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister for Information, Yassir Yusuf, on Thursday underlined that celebrating the press freedom day in the country stands as proof that freedom of expression is preserved and protected in the country

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister for Information, Yassir Yusuf, on Thursday underlined that celebrating the press freedom day in the country stands as proof that freedom of expression is preserved and protected in the country

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Expert – ‘Economic Catastrophe Will Affect Stability in Sudan’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Economic expert Prof Hasan Bashir has warned that the current economic crisis will lead to a catastrophic situation and increasing social tension that will affect stability in Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Economic expert Prof Hasan Bashir has warned that the current economic crisis will lead to a catastrophic situation and increasing social tension that will affect stability in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Journalists Mark 2018 World Press Freedom Day Across the Country

[Shabelle] National Union of Somali Journalists and its affiliate regional member organizations with in-kind support from the United Nations Support Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) organized nationwide events bringing together hundreds of Somali journalists…

[Shabelle] National Union of Somali Journalists and its affiliate regional member organizations with in-kind support from the United Nations Support Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) organized nationwide events bringing together hundreds of Somali journalists, the public and government officials to mark World Press Freedom Day celebrated globally every 3 of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Foreign Ministers Discuss Ongoing Reform in Ethiopia

[ENA] Addis Ababa May 03/2018 German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and Foreign Affairs State Minister Hirut Zemene have discussed the status of the ongoing reform in Ethiopia today.

[ENA] Addis Ababa May 03/2018 German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and Foreign Affairs State Minister Hirut Zemene have discussed the status of the ongoing reform in Ethiopia today.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

UN Chief Denounces Terror Attack On Electoral Commission

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned Wednesday’s attack on the electoral commission headquarters in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, and reiterated the world body’s commitment to support the country.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned Wednesday's attack on the electoral commission headquarters in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, and reiterated the world body's commitment to support the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Kenyan Leader Vows to Spearhead Regional Peace Initiatives

[Shabelle] Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta vowed Wednesday to continue spearheading regional peace initiatives to help bring stability in neighboring South Sudan and Somalia.

[Shabelle] Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta vowed Wednesday to continue spearheading regional peace initiatives to help bring stability in neighboring South Sudan and Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia