European Parliament Take Stand Against Attacks on People With Albinism

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg -MEPs condemn the rise of violence against albinos in Malawi, persecutions against Crimean Tatars and crackdown on political opponents in the Maldives in three resolutions voted on Thursday.

[PR Newswire] Strasbourg -MEPs condemn the rise of violence against albinos in Malawi, persecutions against Crimean Tatars and crackdown on political opponents in the Maldives in three resolutions voted on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Succession Row – Grace Mugabe Warns of Coup Plot

[New Zimbabwe] “You will have to arrest all of us and send us to prison for you to lead this country,” First Lady Grace Mugabe charged Thursday in remarks directed at vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa.

[New Zimbabwe] "You will have to arrest all of us and send us to prison for you to lead this country," First Lady Grace Mugabe charged Thursday in remarks directed at vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Kiir Seeks Better Working Relationship With UN Troops

[Deutsche Welle] Despite earlier comments which highlighted a distrust between UN forces and state police, President Salva Kiir is now stressing the importance of cooperation.

[Deutsche Welle] Despite earlier comments which highlighted a distrust between UN forces and state police, President Salva Kiir is now stressing the importance of cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Who Will Succeed President Sirleaf?

[Deutsche Welle] Liberia is heading to the polls on October 10 with twenty candidates on the ballot paper. The list includes a fashion model, a football icon, a warlord and a host of businessmen and career politicians.

[Deutsche Welle] Liberia is heading to the polls on October 10 with twenty candidates on the ballot paper. The list includes a fashion model, a football icon, a warlord and a host of businessmen and career politicians.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Fear as Monkey Pox Cases Rise

[Leadership] Panic is gradually breaking loose in the health sector as the number of patients reported to be receiving treatment for the communicable Monkey Pox which broke out in Yenagoa, The Bayelsa State capital has increased from 11 to 13.

[Leadership] Panic is gradually breaking loose in the health sector as the number of patients reported to be receiving treatment for the communicable Monkey Pox which broke out in Yenagoa, The Bayelsa State capital has increased from 11 to 13.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. to Ease Decades-Old Sanctions Against Govt

[Deutsche Welle] The move will give Sudan access to the global banking system but President al-Bashir remains a war crimes suspect. Sudan stays on the US list of state sponsors of terrorism.

[Deutsche Welle] The move will give Sudan access to the global banking system but President al-Bashir remains a war crimes suspect. Sudan stays on the US list of state sponsors of terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Rights Group Raises the Alarm Over Arms Proliferation

[Leadership] The chairman of Anambra State Civil Society Network (ANSCONET), Mr Chris Azor has raised alarm that there large quantity of small arms and other dangerous weapon illegally being possessed by persons in the state, and, urged the security ag…

[Leadership] The chairman of Anambra State Civil Society Network (ANSCONET), Mr Chris Azor has raised alarm that there large quantity of small arms and other dangerous weapon illegally being possessed by persons in the state, and, urged the security agencies to move fast and recover them so that those having them would not use them to cause violence during the forthcoming November 18 governorship poll in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

17 School Boys in Botched Circumcision Operations

[New Zimbabwe] At least 17 boys of school going-age in Goromonzi were recently forced to seek urgent medical attention after an unknown organisation circumcised and abandoned them.

[New Zimbabwe] At least 17 boys of school going-age in Goromonzi were recently forced to seek urgent medical attention after an unknown organisation circumcised and abandoned them.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe