AMISOM Reiterates the Mission’s Continued Support to Army

[Shabelle] The Force Commander of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) Lt. Gen. Osman Noor Soubagleh has reiterated the Mission’s commitment to continue building the capacity of the Somali National Army (SNA), ahead of its planned exit.

[Shabelle] The Force Commander of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) Lt. Gen. Osman Noor Soubagleh has reiterated the Mission's commitment to continue building the capacity of the Somali National Army (SNA), ahead of its planned exit.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Al-Shabaab Launches Attack On Army Bases in Afgoye

[Shabelle] Militants belonging to Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab have launched a daring overnight raid against Somali military barracks in Afgoye district, about 30Km northwest of Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] Militants belonging to Al Qaeda-linked Al Shabaab have launched a daring overnight raid against Somali military barracks in Afgoye district, about 30Km northwest of Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

University Staff Call Off Strike, Get 26% Salary Hike

[Nyasa Times] Members of staff for the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) have returned to work after management agreed to raise their perks by twenty-six percent of the thirty percent they were demanding.

[Nyasa Times] Members of staff for the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (LUANAR) have returned to work after management agreed to raise their perks by twenty-six percent of the thirty percent they were demanding.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

President Calls for Support to Defeat Al-Shabaab

[Shabelle] Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Monday arrived in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa in a move to garner support and solidarity in the fight against al-Shabaab.

[Shabelle] Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on Monday arrived in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa in a move to garner support and solidarity in the fight against al-Shabaab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Not Only a Somali Tragedy

[AfricaFocus] “I think it’s really quite tragic that a strategy run from Washington, D.C., and from the European headquarters in Brussels pays so little attention when over 300 people are killed, massacred, and another 500 people are struggling for the…

[AfricaFocus] "I think it's really quite tragic that a strategy run from Washington, D.C., and from the European headquarters in Brussels pays so little attention when over 300 people are killed, massacred, and another 500 people are struggling for their lives, and that very little support comes from the United States and the European Union to help the Somali government clean up this, help the people who have been injured or people who have lost their parents or their children." - Dr. Abdi Samatar

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Lack of Finances Stalls 122 Cases of People With Albinism – APAM

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Association of Persons with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has said lack of finances to the Legal Aid Bureau motivation to people working in the judicial system is stalling justice delivery on issues involving its members.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Association of Persons with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has said lack of finances to the Legal Aid Bureau motivation to people working in the judicial system is stalling justice delivery on issues involving its members.