IEBC Retreat to Cool Tempers, Plan Polls

[Nation] The embattled electoral commission will on Sunday retreat to Naivasha to seek a common position at the end of a damaging week in which sharp differences emerged in public ahead of the fresh presidential election next month.

[Nation] The embattled electoral commission will on Sunday retreat to Naivasha to seek a common position at the end of a damaging week in which sharp differences emerged in public ahead of the fresh presidential election next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Battling Kings Face Prop Headache

[News24Wire] The Southern Kings arrived in Johannesburg on Monday morning after a two-week tour of Wales and Ireland to get their debut season in the PRO14 competition underway.

[News24Wire] The Southern Kings arrived in Johannesburg on Monday morning after a two-week tour of Wales and Ireland to get their debut season in the PRO14 competition underway.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Operational Successes in Uitenhage Cluster Nets 114 Suspects

[SAPS] In an effort to provide efficient and responsive policing in the Uitenhage Cluster, various successes were achieved through disruptive operations that were conducted over the past weekend. 114 suspects were arrested for crimes ranging from robbe…

[SAPS] In an effort to provide efficient and responsive policing in the Uitenhage Cluster, various successes were achieved through disruptive operations that were conducted over the past weekend. 114 suspects were arrested for crimes ranging from robbery, attempted murder, possession of drugs, possession of suspected stolen property, burglary, assault with the intent to do grievous bodily harm and theft and they are due to appear in the Uitenhage Magistrate's Court this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Shot Dead in South Darfur Armed Robbery

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Tawila -A man was killed and another wounded in an armed robbery in Kass in South Darfur on Saturday. A number of people were stripped of their belongings in North Darfur’s Tawila.

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Tawila -A man was killed and another wounded in an armed robbery in Kass in South Darfur on Saturday. A number of people were stripped of their belongings in North Darfur's Tawila.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Diarrhoea Epidemic Under Control’ – Sudan Health Minister

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / South Kordofan / Sennar -According to the Sudanese Minister of Health, the spread of cholera -which the government continues to call acute watery diarrhoea- is under control. Two people died of the infectious disease and nearly…

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / South Kordofan / Sennar -According to the Sudanese Minister of Health, the spread of cholera -which the government continues to call acute watery diarrhoea- is under control. Two people died of the infectious disease and nearly 50 new cases were reported in the country over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Varsity Lecturers to Stage Another Salary Strike

[Nation] Learning at public universities is likely to be paralysed for the third time this year, as lectures have threatened to go on strike if their pay demands are not met by the end of this month.

[Nation] Learning at public universities is likely to be paralysed for the third time this year, as lectures have threatened to go on strike if their pay demands are not met by the end of this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Two Darfuri Students Detained, Other Still Held Incommunicado in Khartoum

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Geneva -The Darfur Bar Association (DBA) calls on civil society organisations and activists in Sudan to exert efforts for the immediate release of Nasreldin Mukhtar, former chair of the Darfur Students Association of the Holy…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Geneva -The Darfur Bar Association (DBA) calls on civil society organisations and activists in Sudan to exert efforts for the immediate release of Nasreldin Mukhtar, former chair of the Darfur Students Association of the Holy Koran University in Omdurman, and two other Darfur students who were recently detained. The Darfur lawyers as well urge the dissolution of the 'jihadist units' at the campuses of the country's universities.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

One Police Officer Killed, 2 Injured in Al-Shabaab Attack in Lamu

[Shabelle] At last one police officer was killed and two others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling ran over an improvised explosive device (IED) in the coastal Lamu County on Sunday evening.

[Shabelle] At last one police officer was killed and two others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling ran over an improvised explosive device (IED) in the coastal Lamu County on Sunday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia