UN Condemns Suicide Bombing in Central Somalia

[Shabelle] The UN Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has condemned Saturday’s suicide bombing in the city of Galkayo, which killed seven people including government security officers and civilians.

[Shabelle] The UN Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has condemned Saturday's suicide bombing in the city of Galkayo, which killed seven people including government security officers and civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somalia Calls for International Support As Floods Displace Thousands

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has appealed to the international community for humanitarian support to help avert a humanitarian crisis as floods uproot hundreds of thousands.

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has appealed to the international community for humanitarian support to help avert a humanitarian crisis as floods uproot hundreds of thousands.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Sharing Posts Like Kirinyaga Deputy Governor’s Sex Video to Soon Cost You Sh300,000

[Nairobi News] Publishing fake news or peddling pornography will attract hefty fines or lengthy jail terms, or both, under a potentially harsh law passed by the National Assembly last Thursday.

[Nairobi News] Publishing fake news or peddling pornography will attract hefty fines or lengthy jail terms, or both, under a potentially harsh law passed by the National Assembly last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Mess a Case of Too Many Cooks Spoiling the Broth

[Nation] The Kenyan African population first voted in 1957, in legislative elections, though the first poll in the British colony took place in 1920. Kenya, like many other African countries, has had less than two decades of experience with multiparty …

[Nation] The Kenyan African population first voted in 1957, in legislative elections, though the first poll in the British colony took place in 1920. Kenya, like many other African countries, has had less than two decades of experience with multiparty elections. Since the reintroduction of multiparty politics in 1992, successive electoral bodies have always made gaffes, the years of efforts to restructure the electoral system, notwithstanding. This is in spite of there being legal frameworks and institutional mecha

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

A Unique Window on Being Queer in Nigeria

[VOA] “Whenever I was with her, I was open. I could talk … my sexuality does not define who I am. “These words are from a new book, “She Called Me Woman: Nigeria’s Queer Women Speak.”

[VOA] "Whenever I was with her, I was open. I could talk ... my sexuality does not define who I am. "These words are from a new book, "She Called Me Woman: Nigeria's Queer Women Speak."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DP Ropes in Nasa Chiefs to Oppose Calls for Law Change

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has stealthily roped in Mr Musalia Mudavadi and Mr Moses Wetang’ula in his bid to oppose constitutional changes backed by ODM leader Raila Odinga, in what appears like an early start to the 2022 presidential campa…

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has stealthily roped in Mr Musalia Mudavadi and Mr Moses Wetang'ula in his bid to oppose constitutional changes backed by ODM leader Raila Odinga, in what appears like an early start to the 2022 presidential campaigns.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya