I’ll Say It Again, I’m Not After ‘Nusu Mkate!’ – Odinga

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has reaffirmed his intention to boycott next week’s presidential election if his concerns on the conduct of the repeat poll are not conclusively addressed.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has reaffirmed his intention to boycott next week's presidential election if his concerns on the conduct of the repeat poll are not conclusively addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Risk of Sexual Violence Around Repeat Election

[HRW] Human Rights Watch research confirms that, once again, there was sexual violence against women and girls during the most recent post-election violence in Kenya. I interviewed over 50 victims and witnesses in Mathare, Kisumu, Bungoma, and Dandora….

[HRW] Human Rights Watch research confirms that, once again, there was sexual violence against women and girls during the most recent post-election violence in Kenya. I interviewed over 50 victims and witnesses in Mathare, Kisumu, Bungoma, and Dandora. They told me about rape, gang rape, attempted rape, unwanted sexual touching, and beatings on their genitals, including by members of security forces and militia groups and civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Belief in Vampires Leads to Rioting in Zambezia

[AIM] Maputo -Rumours of vampirism have led to violent disturbances in the town of Gile, in the central Mozambican province of Zambezia, according to a report in Thursday’s issue of the electronic paper “Txopela”, published in the provincial capital, Q…

[AIM] Maputo -Rumours of vampirism have led to violent disturbances in the town of Gile, in the central Mozambican province of Zambezia, according to a report in Thursday's issue of the electronic paper "Txopela", published in the provincial capital, Quelimane.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Malema’s Party Wins Majority Seats at Wits Student Council

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) took 12 out of 15 seats at the University of the Witwatersrand’s Student Representative Council (SRC) elections held on Thursday, a university spokesperson said.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) took 12 out of 15 seats at the University of the Witwatersrand's Student Representative Council (SRC) elections held on Thursday, a university spokesperson said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Human Rights Chairperson Sworn in

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday urged the new leadership of the National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) to safeguard the values defended by Mozambique’s first President, Samora Machel.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday urged the new leadership of the National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) to safeguard the values defended by Mozambique's first President, Samora Machel.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Bashir Says Islamic Jurisdiction Complex Remains the Reference in Current Affairs

[SNA] Khartoum -The president of the Republic Omar Bashir has stressed the importance of the Islamic Jurisdiction Complex in handling current religious affairs in the country.

[SNA] Khartoum -The president of the Republic Omar Bashir has stressed the importance of the Islamic Jurisdiction Complex in handling current religious affairs in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Injured Victims of Somalia Blast Arrive in Sudan

[Shabelle] Dozens of people injured by Saturday’s terrorist bombing in Mogadishu – which left at least 267 people dead – have arrived in Khartoum for medical treatment, Sudan’s local health minister told reporters today.

[Shabelle] Dozens of people injured by Saturday's terrorist bombing in Mogadishu - which left at least 267 people dead - have arrived in Khartoum for medical treatment, Sudan's local health minister told reporters today.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

PF Remember King Cobra

Eight days before the third commemoration of Michael Sata’s memorial, the ruling party has set up plans to remember its fallen founder. President Sata died after an illness in London. He founded the PF in 2001 and served in opposition … Continued

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Eight days before the third commemoration of Michael Sata’s memorial, the ruling party has set up plans to remember its fallen founder. President Sata died after an illness in London. He founded the PF in 2001 and served in opposition for 10 years before assuming power in 2011, but died only three years later. His health was shrouded in secrecy, a strategy that fueled speculation within and outside the country. REMEMBERING Michael Chilufya Sata On this day 3 years ago, H.E Michael Chilufya Sata traveled to London for medical Check ups . The President was later admitted to King George IV hospital in London where he received medical attention, this was his last day on Zambian soil alive. 8 days later Zambias woke up to a rude shock of news that the man they loved so much was no more. REST IN PEACE KING COBRA TILL WE MEET AGAIN The post PF Remember King Cobra appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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