Roadside Bomb Kills Three in Northeast Kenya – Official

[Shabelle] Three civilians were killed after their vehicle ran over a landmine on a road near Kenya´s border with Somalia, a government official said, in the fifth such incident in the area in three months.

[Shabelle] Three civilians were killed after their vehicle ran over a landmine on a road near Kenya´s border with Somalia, a government official said, in the fifth such incident in the area in three months.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

FVP to Receive Congratulations On Eid Al-Adha On Saturday

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh will receive congratulations on Eid Al-Adha Saturday, the second day of Eid, from Armed Forces, security and police officers.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice-President of the Republic, National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh will receive congratulations on Eid Al-Adha Saturday, the second day of Eid, from Armed Forces, security and police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

State Fails to Protect Women in Muslim Marriages, Says Advocate

[News24Wire] There is a need for “coherent clear legislation” to provide for the protection of women in Muslim marriages, the Women’s Legal Centre told the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] There is a need for "coherent clear legislation" to provide for the protection of women in Muslim marriages, the Women's Legal Centre told the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Watchdog Demands Apology From Wa Jeffrey Over Remarks

[Nyasa Times] Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) is asking governing Democratic Progress Party (DPP) secretary general (SG) Greselder Jeffrey wa Jeffrey to apologise for rubbishing calls by Malawi Law Society (MLS)and other civil society…

[Nyasa Times] Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) is asking governing Democratic Progress Party (DPP) secretary general (SG) Greselder Jeffrey wa Jeffrey to apologise for rubbishing calls by Malawi Law Society (MLS)and other civil society organisations (CSOs) condemning donations by State enterprises in a fund-raising drive branded 'Blue Night' and demanded a refund to the agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt, Belgian Bank to Build 166 Schools

[The Herald] Government, through the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education, has struck a deal with a Belgian bank through which the latter will help build 166 schools under a programme aimed at addressing the shortage of schools in the country.

[The Herald] Government, through the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education, has struck a deal with a Belgian bank through which the latter will help build 166 schools under a programme aimed at addressing the shortage of schools in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Chief Orders Probe Into Two Directorates

[Observer] Top police officials in the directorates of Human Resource Management, and Logistics and Engineering, are under investigation by the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) over corruption allegations.

[Observer] Top police officials in the directorates of Human Resource Management, and Logistics and Engineering, are under investigation by the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) over corruption allegations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Rejects Ice Cream At Grace Mugabe Rally

[New Zimbabwe] Harare Provincial Affairs minister, Miriam Chikukwa, on Wednesday, refused to eat an ice-cream which was served to her at the Zanu PF Headquarters where she was attending a Grace Mugabe solidarity rally organized by war veterans.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare Provincial Affairs minister, Miriam Chikukwa, on Wednesday, refused to eat an ice-cream which was served to her at the Zanu PF Headquarters where she was attending a Grace Mugabe solidarity rally organized by war veterans.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe