AU Mission Denies Shelling Residential Areas

[Dalsan Radio] The Africa Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday refuted reports that its peacekeeping troops fired rounds of mortars on residential areas near the southern port city of Marka.

[Dalsan Radio] The Africa Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday refuted reports that its peacekeeping troops fired rounds of mortars on residential areas near the southern port city of Marka.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

One Dead, Two Hurt in Clan Fighting in Central Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] Reports from Mudug region in Central Somalia indicate that at least one person has been confirmed dead and two wounded in the renewed clan fighting which broke out in that region.

[Dalsan Radio] Reports from Mudug region in Central Somalia indicate that at least one person has been confirmed dead and two wounded in the renewed clan fighting which broke out in that region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AU Mission Vows to Help Hold Successful Polls

[Dalsan Radio] The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday vowed to help Somalia hold successful elections slated for September and October and called for support from the international community.

[Dalsan Radio] The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday vowed to help Somalia hold successful elections slated for September and October and called for support from the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AIG Ali Takes Over Case of Man Who Named Dog ‘Buhari’

[Leadership] The Assistant Inspector-General of Police for the Zone II Command Headquarters in Lagos, Abdulmajid Ali, yesterday asked the case files of a man alleged to have named his dog ‘Buhari’ should be transferred to his desk for further actions.

[Leadership] The Assistant Inspector-General of Police for the Zone II Command Headquarters in Lagos, Abdulmajid Ali, yesterday asked the case files of a man alleged to have named his dog 'Buhari' should be transferred to his desk for further actions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sokoto, U.S. to Partner On Education, Counter-Terrorism

[Leadership] Ahead of the visit of US Secretary of State, John Kerry, to Nigeria this week, the Sokoto State government has said it will collaborate with the US government to expand access to education with a view to tackling terrorism and promoting sm…

[Leadership] Ahead of the visit of US Secretary of State, John Kerry, to Nigeria this week, the Sokoto State government has said it will collaborate with the US government to expand access to education with a view to tackling terrorism and promoting small and medium scale industries in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Time for Boko Haram Insurgents to Escape Almost Over – Air Force

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said on Sunday that the war against the Boko Haram insurgency and other acts of terrorism remain on course, and that the time for the terrorists to escape is almost over.

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) said on Sunday that the war against the Boko Haram insurgency and other acts of terrorism remain on course, and that the time for the terrorists to escape is almost over.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arab Forum On Role of Media in Combating Terrorism Issues Final Declaration

[SudaNow] Khartoum -The Arab League Forum on the Role of Media in Combating Terrorism (August 18-19/ 2016) concluded session in Khartoum on Friday and issued a final declaration, dubbed Khartoum Declaration on Combating Terrorism, that recommended amon…

[SudaNow] Khartoum -The Arab League Forum on the Role of Media in Combating Terrorism (August 18-19/ 2016) concluded session in Khartoum on Friday and issued a final declaration, dubbed Khartoum Declaration on Combating Terrorism, that recommended among other measures:

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Tensions Rise Ahead of Ukuta Protests

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam and Upcountry -Tensions are rising as September 1 is approaching and Chadema has vowed to galvanise supporters into a series of countrywide demonstrations while police have warned that they are outlawed.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam and Upcountry -Tensions are rising as September 1 is approaching and Chadema has vowed to galvanise supporters into a series of countrywide demonstrations while police have warned that they are outlawed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania