//Kharas Regional Council Vows to Spend Prudently

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The management of //Kharas Regional Council has vowed to improve on the handling of its finances and overall operations. This is after the auditor-general (AG) issued a disclaimer of opinion for the council’s financial year 2014…

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The management of //Kharas Regional Council has vowed to improve on the handling of its finances and overall operations. This is after the auditor-general (AG) issued a disclaimer of opinion for the council's financial year 2014/15, saying the information provided by the regional council was not sufficient to reach an audit opinion.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Police Disputes Tally of People Killed at Poll

[East African] Kenya’s Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has refuted claims by a human rights group that more than 30 people have been killed by security forces deployed to quell election violence in some parts of the country.

[East African] Kenya's Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has refuted claims by a human rights group that more than 30 people have been killed by security forces deployed to quell election violence in some parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya Monitors Family After Ugandan Dies of Marburg Virus

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

[East African] A family of seven in Trans Nzoia County western Kenya has been put under observation after a Ugandan who visited their homestead died of the highly contagious Marburg virus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rare Protests Reported in Eritrea With 28 Deaths

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea’s capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world’s most repressive regimes.

[Deutsche Welle] Several people have reportedly been killed and dozens arrested in Eritrea's capital. Protests are rare in Eritrea, home to one of the world's most repressive regimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Acacia Mining CEO, Chief Financial Officer Quit

[East African] Acacia Mining’s top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

[East African] Acacia Mining's top executives have quit barely two weeks after the holding firm Barrick Gold struck a $300 million deal with Tanzania to resolve a tax dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania