Boko Haram Incapable of Launching Organised Attacks – Govt

[Daily Trust] The minister of defence, Mansur Dan- Ali yesterday said the counter insurgency operations against Boko Haram has rendered the terrorist group incapable of launching organized attacks.

[Daily Trust] The minister of defence, Mansur Dan- Ali yesterday said the counter insurgency operations against Boko Haram has rendered the terrorist group incapable of launching organized attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Hunt for Al-Shabaab Agents Smuggling Radicalised Youth to Somalia

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Police Service (NPS) is pursuing local Al-Shabaab contacts who aided three Kenyans to sneak to Somalia with the aim of joining the terror group.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Police Service (NPS) is pursuing local Al-Shabaab contacts who aided three Kenyans to sneak to Somalia with the aim of joining the terror group.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ovella Drafted in As U20 Depart for Rwanda

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kariobangi Sharks forward Ovellah Ochieng, Mathare United’s John ‘Mavado’ Mwangi and Nzoia Sugar’s Patrick Otieno have been drafted into the Kenya squad that departs for Kigali on Thursday afternoon for their 2019 African Cup of N…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kariobangi Sharks forward Ovellah Ochieng, Mathare United's John 'Mavado' Mwangi and Nzoia Sugar's Patrick Otieno have been drafted into the Kenya squad that departs for Kigali on Thursday afternoon for their 2019 African Cup of Nations Under-20 qualifier return leg against hosts Rwanda on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

ECZ Rejects PF Demand To Cancel Monze By-Election

The Electoral Commission if Zambia (ECZ) has rejected demands by the ruling Patriotic Front to cancel a ward by election in Mwanza Ward in Monze. PF CE Davies Mwila had asked ECZ to halt the by-election after violence allegedly perpetrated … Continued

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The Electoral Commission if Zambia (ECZ) has rejected demands by the ruling Patriotic Front to cancel a ward by election in Mwanza Ward in Monze. PF CE Davies Mwila had asked ECZ to halt the by-election after violence allegedly perpetrated by the opposition UPND erupted. Monze is the UPND’s stronghold and its candidate in the Tuesday by election is almost guaranteed to win. BELOW IS STATEMENT PRESS RELEASE: MONZE ELECTORAL VIOLENCE The Commission received complaints from stakeholders on incidents of electoral violence in Mwanza East Ward of Monze District. The Commission has since made its assessment of the situation in the affected Ward in conjunction with the Zambia Police and the District Electoral Officer. Its findings are that the environment is now calm and in addition, security has been beefed up. Further, the District Conflict Management Committee in Monze engaged with stakeholders on 18th April, 2018 and recommended that the by-election in Mwanza East Ward should proceed as scheduled. Accordingly, the Commission has resolved that the by-election in Mwanza East Ward should proceed on the 24th of April, 2018. Margaret ChimansePublic Relations Manager For/The Commission ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF ZAMBIA The post ECZ Rejects PF Demand To Cancel Monze By-Election appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Nairobi County to Borrow Lessons From Kigali

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County Chief Inspectorate Peter Mbaya on Thursday said that County Government will take 300 people for bench marking in Rwanda to learn how to keep Nairobi organized and clean.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County Chief Inspectorate Peter Mbaya on Thursday said that County Government will take 300 people for bench marking in Rwanda to learn how to keep Nairobi organized and clean.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mukanya’s Confidence in New Dispensation

[The Herald] Chimurenga musician Thomas Mapfumo believes the new political dispensation will bring a bright future for country and create an economic turnaround that will see many Zimbabweans in the Diaspora coming back home.

[The Herald] Chimurenga musician Thomas Mapfumo believes the new political dispensation will bring a bright future for country and create an economic turnaround that will see many Zimbabweans in the Diaspora coming back home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe