Govt Issues Birth Certificates for Malian Refugee Children

[VOA] The U.N. refugee agency reports the Mauritanian Government is issuing birth certificates to thousands of Malian refugee children who were born in Mbera camp, conferring important legal protections upon them.

[VOA] The U.N. refugee agency reports the Mauritanian Government is issuing birth certificates to thousands of Malian refugee children who were born in Mbera camp, conferring important legal protections upon them.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Costly Loans Beckon as Rotich Commits to Rate Cap Law Repeal

[Nation] The Treasury has committed to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it will repeal or reform the 18-month-old law capping interest rates in what could set the stage for expensive loans.

[Nation] The Treasury has committed to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that it will repeal or reform the 18-month-old law capping interest rates in what could set the stage for expensive loans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Athletics – Freak Injury Rules Erasmus Out of Worlds

[Sascoc] Promising sprinter Emile Erasmus won’t get to wear the green and gold for South Africa at this week’s IAAF Indoor World Championships in Birmingham, England.

[Sascoc] Promising sprinter Emile Erasmus won't get to wear the green and gold for South Africa at this week's IAAF Indoor World Championships in Birmingham, England.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police, Armed Gangs Killed Over 37 At Repeat Poll, Says HRW

[Nation] Police and armed gangs killed at least 37 people in Nairobi between September and November 2017 during Kenya’s repeat presidential election, Human Rights Watch has said.

[Nation] Police and armed gangs killed at least 37 people in Nairobi between September and November 2017 during Kenya's repeat presidential election, Human Rights Watch has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

PM demands Intensified Security

[VOA] Somalia’s Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has ordered police and intelligence agents to immediately intensify security “a hundred percent” in the capital of Mogadishu after attacks by Al-Shabab killed nearly 40 people on Friday.

[VOA] Somalia's Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has ordered police and intelligence agents to immediately intensify security "a hundred percent" in the capital of Mogadishu after attacks by Al-Shabab killed nearly 40 people on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Wakiso DSC Officials Probed Over Extortion

[Monitor] Wakiso -Police in Wakiso District are investigating members of the District Service Commission (DSC) over extortion and corruption allegations in the controversial staff recruitment processes.

[Monitor] Wakiso -Police in Wakiso District are investigating members of the District Service Commission (DSC) over extortion and corruption allegations in the controversial staff recruitment processes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Street Teenagers Paid Shs50,000 to Kill, Rob

[Monitor] Records at the Flying Squad Unit (FSU) of the police show several street teenagers have often been used in murders and aggravated robberies in Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono.

[Monitor] Records at the Flying Squad Unit (FSU) of the police show several street teenagers have often been used in murders and aggravated robberies in Kampala, Wakiso and Mukono.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tooro Land Wrangles – Lawyer Detained Over Forged Documents

[Monitor] Kabarole -The Land Commission chaired by Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemeraire on Friday handed over Mr Vincent Mugisha, a lawyer accused of grabbing land in Kyenjojo District, to the police for further investigations after it was proved he te…

[Monitor] Kabarole -The Land Commission chaired by Lady Justice Catherine Bamugemeraire on Friday handed over Mr Vincent Mugisha, a lawyer accused of grabbing land in Kyenjojo District, to the police for further investigations after it was proved he tendered in forged documents while appearing before the probe in Fort Portal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Half Century Fulper Powers Stray Lions Past Kanbis

[Nation] Stray Lions’ dependable batsman, Anup Fulper, Sunday knocked an unbeaten half a century to help the Lions maul Kanbis by eight wickets in their Nairobi Province Cricket Association (NPCA) Twenty20 match at Nairobi Gymkhana.

[Nation] Stray Lions' dependable batsman, Anup Fulper, Sunday knocked an unbeaten half a century to help the Lions maul Kanbis by eight wickets in their Nairobi Province Cricket Association (NPCA) Twenty20 match at Nairobi Gymkhana.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya