Deadly Suicide Bombing in Northeast Follows Kidnapping of Oil Team

[Deutsche Welle] The bombing in Borno state, similar to previous attacks by Boko Haram, followed the kidnapping of members of an oil team about a hundred kilometers away. A video has been released showing the hostages.

[Deutsche Welle] The bombing in Borno state, similar to previous attacks by Boko Haram, followed the kidnapping of members of an oil team about a hundred kilometers away. A video has been released showing the hostages.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amnesty International Calls for Release of Deported Activists

[Radio Dabanga] London -Three Sudanese activists who were deported from Saudi Arabia on 11 July were detained by officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) upon arrival in Sudan. They are currently being held at the NISS headquar…

[Radio Dabanga] London -Three Sudanese activists who were deported from Saudi Arabia on 11 July were detained by officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) upon arrival in Sudan. They are currently being held at the NISS headquarters in Khartoum North.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Exclusive Breast-Feeding Rate Drops, Working Mothers Blamed

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Mothers who go to work leaving their babies at home have been blamed for Malawi’s decrease in exclusive breast-feeding rate to 61 percent from 71 according to 2016 Demographic Health Survey findings.

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Mothers who go to work leaving their babies at home have been blamed for Malawi's decrease in exclusive breast-feeding rate to 61 percent from 71 according to 2016 Demographic Health Survey findings.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Saudi Ambassador to Sudan Commends the Level of Sudan-Saudi Bilateral Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -The Saudi Arabian ambassador to the Sudan, Ali Bin Hassan Jaafar, has commended the level of bilateral relation and cooperation between his country and the Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Saudi Arabian ambassador to the Sudan, Ali Bin Hassan Jaafar, has commended the level of bilateral relation and cooperation between his country and the Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mugabe ‘Would Not Let Me Resign’, Says Ex-VP Mujuru

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s ex-deputy, Joice Mujuru, says her former boss refused her a chance to resign when she was still in government because the veteran Zimbabwean ruler would have been “portrayed as someone who did not want …

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's ex-deputy, Joice Mujuru, says her former boss refused her a chance to resign when she was still in government because the veteran Zimbabwean ruler would have been "portrayed as someone who did not want to leave office".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ukambani Leaders Lash Out At Jubilee Lobby Over Campaigns

[Nation] Jubilee candidates in Ukambani are trading accusations with a party lobby group over low key campaigns to marshal support for President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election in the opposition stronghold.

[Nation] Jubilee candidates in Ukambani are trading accusations with a party lobby group over low key campaigns to marshal support for President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election in the opposition stronghold.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Call That Brought Freedom to Kenya’s Longest Serving Prisoner

[Nation] Convict Kisilu Mutua had been in jail for 35 years, accused of killing politician Pio Gama Pinto in February 1965, when an anonymous caller to the Nation newsroom spilled the beans on what apparently transpired on the morning the firebrand ind…

[Nation] Convict Kisilu Mutua had been in jail for 35 years, accused of killing politician Pio Gama Pinto in February 1965, when an anonymous caller to the Nation newsroom spilled the beans on what apparently transpired on the morning the firebrand independence politician was shot dead. The new information proved there had been a miscarriage of justice: That Kisilu wasn't the person who pulled the trigger but merely a fall guy. The outcry sparked off by the Nation expose led to unconditional release of prisoner Kis

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ghandour Calls On Bulgarian Vice President, Iotova

[SNA] Bucharest -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour who is currently on visit to Bulgaria at the invitation of his Bulgarian vis-à-vis, met with the Bulgarian Deputy President, Iliana Iotova.

[SNA] Bucharest -Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour who is currently on visit to Bulgaria at the invitation of his Bulgarian vis-à-vis, met with the Bulgarian Deputy President, Iliana Iotova.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Bulgaria Says Sudan Vital Partner in Combating Terrorism and Human Trafficking

[SNA] Bucharest -Bulgaria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ekaterina Zaharieva, has welcomed the visit by the Sudanese Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Ghandour, to her country saying the Sudan remains one of the best partners for the EU in com…

[SNA] Bucharest -Bulgaria's Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ekaterina Zaharieva, has welcomed the visit by the Sudanese Foreign Minister, Professor Ibrahim Ahmed Ghandour, to her country saying the Sudan remains one of the best partners for the EU in combatting terrorism, violent fundamentalism, illegal migration and human trafficking.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan