Kenya Votes Amid Sporadic Clashes

[RFI] Kenyans trickled into polling stations Thursday for a repeat election that has polarised the nation with some clashes breaking out as supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga ignored his call to stay away and tried to block voting.

[RFI] Kenyans trickled into polling stations Thursday for a repeat election that has polarised the nation with some clashes breaking out as supporters of opposition leader Raila Odinga ignored his call to stay away and tried to block voting.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Governor Addresses Issues of Military Interest With FAA Deputy Chief

[ANGOP] Huambo -The governor of the central Huambo province, João Baptista Kussumua, Wednesday held a meeting with the deputy chief of the Angolan Armed Forces for Social Affairs (FAA), Maurício Amado Nzulu, with whom he addressed issues of military interest.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The governor of the central Huambo province, João Baptista Kussumua, Wednesday held a meeting with the deputy chief of the Angolan Armed Forces for Social Affairs (FAA), Maurício Amado Nzulu, with whom he addressed issues of military interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Galmudug Blames Local Politicians for Fueling Tension

[Shabelle] The minister of information for Somalia’s central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug, Mohamud Osman “Masagawaa” has accused local politicians of fuelling tension in the region.

[Shabelle] The minister of information for Somalia's central semi-autonomous region of Galmudug, Mohamud Osman "Masagawaa" has accused local politicians of fuelling tension in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Heavy Inter-Clan Fighting Renews Near Galkayo Town

[Shabelle] Reports reaching Radio Shabelle’s news desk from Mudug region in central Somalia indicate that a fierce inter-clan battle has renewed at areas near Galkayo city on Thursday.

[Shabelle] Reports reaching Radio Shabelle's news desk from Mudug region in central Somalia indicate that a fierce inter-clan battle has renewed at areas near Galkayo city on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Soccer – FC Bravos Want to Oust Petro From Angola Cup’s Semi-Finals

[ANGOP] Luena -As it happened in 2015, FC Bravos do Maquis want once again to eliminate Petro de Luanda in the semi-final of the Angolan Cup in football, whose first leg is taking place on Thursday at Luanda’s 11 de Novembro stadium, said the the club’…

[ANGOP] Luena -As it happened in 2015, FC Bravos do Maquis want once again to eliminate Petro de Luanda in the semi-final of the Angolan Cup in football, whose first leg is taking place on Thursday at Luanda's 11 de Novembro stadium, said the the club's assistant coach, Ivo Campos.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

MFA to Participate in International Tournament

[New Dawn] The Monrovia Football Academy (MFA) is expected to participate in its first international tournament in Cote d’Ivoire. According to the Director of MFA Will Smith, the academy will be participating in a tournament organized by Ivoire Académie in Abidjan.

[New Dawn] The Monrovia Football Academy (MFA) is expected to participate in its first international tournament in Cote d'Ivoire. According to the Director of MFA Will Smith, the academy will be participating in a tournament organized by Ivoire Académie in Abidjan.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Prayer Mother Predicts Weah’s Victory

[New Dawn] The spiritual leader of the Oil Ministry of Jesus Christ in Gardnerville Mot. Clara Togar – Stone says God has revealed to her that opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Sen. George Weah is Liberia’s next pr…

[New Dawn] The spiritual leader of the Oil Ministry of Jesus Christ in Gardnerville Mot. Clara Togar - Stone says God has revealed to her that opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) presidential candidate Sen. George Weah is Liberia's next president.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chibia Holds Forum to Attract Investments

[ANGOP] Chibia -A business forum called “Chibia investe” will be held on Friday in the municipality of Chibia, southern Huíla province, with the aim of attracting investments to the region.

[ANGOP] Chibia -A business forum called "Chibia investe" will be held on Friday in the municipality of Chibia, southern Huíla province, with the aim of attracting investments to the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Envoys Wary of Yesteryears Bloodbath

[CAJ News] Nairobi -ENVOYS posted in Kenya have made a frantic call on parties and supporters to prevent the East African country degenerating into mayhem on election day on Thursday. The diplomats, in a last minute attempt to ensure normalcy after mon…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -ENVOYS posted in Kenya have made a frantic call on parties and supporters to prevent the East African country degenerating into mayhem on election day on Thursday. The diplomats, in a last minute attempt to ensure normalcy after months of tensions, expressed disappointment by efforts of political parties to undermine Kenyan institutions. "Kenya is at risk of losing much of what it has gained since 2008 unless it comes together at this crucial moment to preserve its democracy and fundamental freedoms," they

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya