Merchant Killed in Kassala, Eastern Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -A man was shot and killed in his house in Kassala on Monday while he was trying to protect youths from militiamen. Members of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) shot and killed merchant Khidir Mohamed in his house in Kassala, early…

[Radio Dabanga] Kassala -A man was shot and killed in his house in Kassala on Monday while he was trying to protect youths from militiamen. Members of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) shot and killed merchant Khidir Mohamed in his house in Kassala, early Monday morning. His wife and children were also in the house.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

JKF Names Juniors Teams for Africa Duty

[Nation] The Junior Golf Foundation (JGF) on Tuesday named Kenya’s junior team for this year’s All Africa Junior Golf Championship to be held at Royal Dar es Salaam Golf Club in Casablanca, Morocco.

[Nation] The Junior Golf Foundation (JGF) on Tuesday named Kenya's junior team for this year's All Africa Junior Golf Championship to be held at Royal Dar es Salaam Golf Club in Casablanca, Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Senators Call for Independence as Sittings Resume

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Senators allied to the National Super Alliance (NASA) have challenged their Jubilee counterparts to join hands in safeguarding the independence of the Senate.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Senators allied to the National Super Alliance (NASA) have challenged their Jubilee counterparts to join hands in safeguarding the independence of the Senate.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Frees Seven Prisoners Including Bekele Gerba and Gurmesa Ayano

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -A day after the Ethiopia’s attorney general said it would discontinue terrorism and criminal charges against seven high profile opposition party leaders and members from the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), and on the seco…

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -A day after the Ethiopia's attorney general said it would discontinue terrorism and criminal charges against seven high profile opposition party leaders and members from the Oromo Federalist Congress (OFC), and on the second day of a region wide strike called by online activists to demand the release, all seven of them have been released within the past hour

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

‘Oil Sector Is On the Right Track’

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Susan Eckey is Norway’s ambassador to Uganda. She spoke to The Independent’s Ronald Musoke on the growing bilateral relations between the two countries.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Susan Eckey is Norway's ambassador to Uganda. She spoke to The Independent's Ronald Musoke on the growing bilateral relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

WB Clarifies On Demolitions Claims

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The World Bank (WB) office in Dar es Salaam has dismissed claims that they requested the government to suspend demolitions along the Morogoro Road.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The World Bank (WB) office in Dar es Salaam has dismissed claims that they requested the government to suspend demolitions along the Morogoro Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Compensation As SA Seeks to Reclaim Land

[CAJ News] Pretoria -SOUTH Africa will expropriate land without compensation owing to the ineffectiveness of the “willing buyer” “willing seller” model, a ruling party official has said.

[CAJ News] Pretoria -SOUTH Africa will expropriate land without compensation owing to the ineffectiveness of the "willing buyer" "willing seller" model, a ruling party official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Cancer Machine Restores Patients’ Hopes

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Agnes Atiang was in line for a breast operation at the Uganda Cancer Institute in Kampala when we spoke. Her story should have been one of double tragedy. Instead, it was one of hope.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Agnes Atiang was in line for a breast operation at the Uganda Cancer Institute in Kampala when we spoke. Her story should have been one of double tragedy. Instead, it was one of hope.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda