Suicide Bomber Rams Car Into Military Base in Afgoye

[Shabelle] A suicide bomber rammed a car into a Somali military base about 30 km (20 miles) northwest of the capital Mogadishu on Friday, killing one soldier, the military said.

[Shabelle] A suicide bomber rammed a car into a Somali military base about 30 km (20 miles) northwest of the capital Mogadishu on Friday, killing one soldier, the military said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Government Rejects Deal Signed Between DP World and Somaliland

[Shabelle] It has come to the Ministry of Ports and Marine Transport’s attention an alleged investment agreement between DP World, the state of Somaliland and the Federal Republic of Ethiopia regarding the port of Berbera, in which DP world would hold …

[Shabelle] It has come to the Ministry of Ports and Marine Transport's attention an alleged investment agreement between DP World, the state of Somaliland and the Federal Republic of Ethiopia regarding the port of Berbera, in which DP world would hold 51% stake where Ethiopia would acquire 19%.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tanzania ‘To Bring Back Hero’s Skull’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has confirmed that is considering bringing back the skull of Chief Songea, a Ngoni traditional leader who was beheaded during the Maji Maji uprising which began around the turn of the 20th century.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has confirmed that is considering bringing back the skull of Chief Songea, a Ngoni traditional leader who was beheaded during the Maji Maji uprising which began around the turn of the 20th century.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Eco-Fuel for Refugees in Kenya

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THOUSANDS of refugees in Kenya have received 10 000 bioethanol stoves as part of initiatives by an electronics firm to empower vulnerable communities.

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THOUSANDS of refugees in Kenya have received 10 000 bioethanol stoves as part of initiatives by an electronics firm to empower vulnerable communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

We’re Expecting Governors, Senators to Join Us Soon – SDP

[Premium Times] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the National Publicity Secretary of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Alfa Mohammed, has said five serving governors, 20 senators and some members of the House of Representatives are expected to joi…

[Premium Times] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the National Publicity Secretary of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Alfa Mohammed, has said five serving governors, 20 senators and some members of the House of Representatives are expected to join the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s 2019 General Election Attracts U.S. Attention

[Vanguard] As Nigeria prepares for the 2019 general election, the United States (U.S.) says it’s major priority now is to see a peaceful transition, as the country occupies a strategic position in Africa.

[Vanguard] As Nigeria prepares for the 2019 general election, the United States (U.S.) says it's major priority now is to see a peaceful transition, as the country occupies a strategic position in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Passage of Nigeria’s 2018 Budget Is Being Delayed – Official

[Premium Times] The Budget Office of the Federation has debunked claims that the 2018 budget has not been passed because some details required for its passage were not submitted.

[Premium Times] The Budget Office of the Federation has debunked claims that the 2018 budget has not been passed because some details required for its passage were not submitted.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Investigation Sheds Light On Elites’ Use of Oil to Fund Militias, Get Riche

[ENOUGH] South Sudan’s elite is using the country’s oil wealth to get rich and terrorize civilians, according to documents reviewed in an ongoing investigation by The Sentry, an investigative initiative co-founded by George Clooney and John Prendergast.

[ENOUGH] South Sudan's elite is using the country's oil wealth to get rich and terrorize civilians, according to documents reviewed in an ongoing investigation by The Sentry, an investigative initiative co-founded by George Clooney and John Prendergast.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan