UN Envoy Calls for Free, Independent Media

[Shabelle] The UN top envoy in Somalia on Thursday called for free and independent news media in the Horn of Africa nation where journalists operate in a difficult environment as the World Press Freedom Day is marked across the globe.

[Shabelle] The UN top envoy in Somalia on Thursday called for free and independent news media in the Horn of Africa nation where journalists operate in a difficult environment as the World Press Freedom Day is marked across the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Judge Remands Melaye, Two Others in Police Custody Till June 11

[Guardian] A Senior Magistrate’s Court sitting in Lokoja, has ordered that the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, be remanded along with two others in police custody till June 11.

[Guardian] A Senior Magistrate's Court sitting in Lokoja, has ordered that the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Dino Melaye, be remanded along with two others in police custody till June 11.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Angola Takes Lead in Hydropower Plant Capacity

[CAJ News] Luanda -ANGOLA’S Laúca Hydropower Plant is about to become the largest such facility in the Southern African country and among the biggest in the region, with an installed capacity of 2 070 megawatts (MW)

[CAJ News] Luanda -ANGOLA'S Laúca Hydropower Plant is about to become the largest such facility in the Southern African country and among the biggest in the region, with an installed capacity of 2 070 megawatts (MW)

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ruling Party, Civil Society Mediation Date Yet to Be Set

[Nyasa Times] The High Court registry in Zomba is yet to set a date on the mediation that it ordered between civil society organisations (CSOs) and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) over the repayment of K13.5 million which some parastatals don…

[Nyasa Times] The High Court registry in Zomba is yet to set a date on the mediation that it ordered between civil society organisations (CSOs) and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) over the repayment of K13.5 million which some parastatals donated to a fundraising initiative of the party dubbed Blue Night on July 29 last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Commendable Achievement in Controlling Malaria

[Shabait] Keren -Thanks to a sustainable popular campaign, environmental sanitation and redressing activities conducted in the Halhal sub zone, the prevalence of malaria has significantly declined.

[Shabait] Keren -Thanks to a sustainable popular campaign, environmental sanitation and redressing activities conducted in the Halhal sub zone, the prevalence of malaria has significantly declined.

More Public Diplomacy Activities

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in France, Germany, and the US conducted public diplomacy activities with the objective of assessing and enhancing organizational capacity, reports indicate.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in France, Germany, and the US conducted public diplomacy activities with the objective of assessing and enhancing organizational capacity, reports indicate.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Sundowns, Wydad Clash in Battle of Champions

[CAF] South African football champions elect, Mamelodi Sundowns, have put their league championship celebration on hold with the crucial Total CAF Champions League encounter against holders Wydad Athletic Club looming this weekend.

[CAF] South African football champions elect, Mamelodi Sundowns, have put their league championship celebration on hold with the crucial Total CAF Champions League encounter against holders Wydad Athletic Club looming this weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Saharawi Delegation Takes Part in International Solidarity Forum With Cuba On the Occasion of Workers International Day

[SPS] Havana — A Saharawi delegation has participated in the International Solidarity Meeting with Cuba, where more than a thousand delegates from all continents took part, representing the trade union movements on the occasion of the International Da…

[SPS] Havana -- A Saharawi delegation has participated in the International Solidarity Meeting with Cuba, where more than a thousand delegates from all continents took part, representing the trade union movements on the occasion of the International Day of Workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Frente Polisario Denies Morocco’s Allegations After Breaking Off Its Relations With Iran

[SPS] Algiers -The Frente POLISARIO denied Morocco’s allegations according to which the POLISARIO has relations with Iran in the military field, defying Rabat to present evidence of these “false allegations,” after deciding to break off its relations w…

[SPS] Algiers -The Frente POLISARIO denied Morocco's allegations according to which the POLISARIO has relations with Iran in the military field, defying Rabat to present evidence of these "false allegations," after deciding to break off its relations with Teheran "because of its support to POLISARIO."

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara