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.

Wanderers Want to Play Bullets at Home

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets meeting create a lot of talking points. Perhaps it starts with mind games before action take its course. The two Blantyre rivals are set to meet again this weekend in a TNM Super League thriller …

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets meeting create a lot of talking points. Perhaps it starts with mind games before action take its course. The two Blantyre rivals are set to meet again this weekend in a TNM Super League thriller dubbed "the title decider" and Wanderers have kicked off the the mind games on the venue.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi