A Broken State Leads to Hunger

[Deutsche Welle] Somalia has been in the grip of a civil war since 1991. The state has disintegrated, leaving powerful clans to fill the vacuum. With the government weak and dysfunctional, the country is on the verge of another famine.

[Deutsche Welle] Somalia has been in the grip of a civil war since 1991. The state has disintegrated, leaving powerful clans to fill the vacuum. With the government weak and dysfunctional, the country is on the verge of another famine.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Soccer – Domant FC Defeat Casa Militar and Win Championship

[ANGOP] Luanda -Bengo’s Domant FC won the title of the National second division championship on Sunday, after beating Casa Militar do Cuando Cubango by 3-1 in a final match at Luanda?s Coqueiros Stadium.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Bengo's Domant FC won the title of the National second division championship on Sunday, after beating Casa Militar do Cuando Cubango by 3-1 in a final match at Luanda?s Coqueiros Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Weah Maintains Lead

[NEWS] The National Elections Commission (NEC) Sunday released more provisional results in the October 10, 2017 presidential and representative elections.

[NEWS] The National Elections Commission (NEC) Sunday released more provisional results in the October 10, 2017 presidential and representative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Rights Group Demands Elections Chief Resignation Amid Reports of Irregularities

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberians went to the poll on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, to exercise their political franchise, aimed at electing a new successor for President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is expected to step down in January, 2018. Complaints…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Liberians went to the poll on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, to exercise their political franchise, aimed at electing a new successor for President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who is expected to step down in January, 2018. Complaints about irregularities and votes compromising about the process continue to filter in from across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Lack of Infrastructure Impacts Liberia’s Polls

[NEWS] Better Future Foundation (BFF), proponent of Liberia Democracy Sustainability Platform (DSP), has applauded the mass turnout of citizens for October 10, 2017 presidential and legislative elections in the country.

[NEWS] Better Future Foundation (BFF), proponent of Liberia Democracy Sustainability Platform (DSP), has applauded the mass turnout of citizens for October 10, 2017 presidential and legislative elections in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Soccer – Progresso DA Lunda Sul Win, Rekindle Hope to Remain in Top Division

[ANGOP] Saurimo -Progresso da Lunda Sul team last Sunday in Mangueiras Municipal Stadium, in the eastern Lunda Sul Province’s Saurimo City, received and beat by 1-0 the Recreativo da Caála squad, at the 27th round of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017).

[ANGOP] Saurimo -Progresso da Lunda Sul team last Sunday in Mangueiras Municipal Stadium, in the eastern Lunda Sul Province's Saurimo City, received and beat by 1-0 the Recreativo da Caála squad, at the 27th round of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Governor Recommends Further Research On Life of Cunene Kings

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The need for further research on the life and work of the kings of Cunene province, with a view to passing on to the next generations, was defended Sunday by the provincial governor, Kundi Paihama, in Ombala-Yo-Mungo commune, Ombadja m…

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The need for further research on the life and work of the kings of Cunene province, with a view to passing on to the next generations, was defended Sunday by the provincial governor, Kundi Paihama, in Ombala-Yo-Mungo commune, Ombadja municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Shock and Revulsion Over Mogadishu Bombing

[IRIN] Nairobi -The bomb was as enormous as the flecks of torn skin smudging the ground are miniscule. Entire overcrowded buses were blown up, every passenger killed. No one in the vicinity was spared: shopkeepers at the side of the road selling khat; …

[IRIN] Nairobi -The bomb was as enormous as the flecks of torn skin smudging the ground are miniscule. Entire overcrowded buses were blown up, every passenger killed. No one in the vicinity was spared: shopkeepers at the side of the road selling khat; office managers; children fooling around or running errands for parents; a medical student about to graduate; mothers; fathers; sisters; brothers.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia