‘Dozens Killed’ in CAR’s Bria Despite Ceasefire Deal

[Al Jazeera] Around 50 people have been killed in Bria, in the Central African Republic, when clashes broke out between rival armed factions despite the signing a day earlier of a truce deal, the mayor of the town has said.

[Al Jazeera] Around 50 people have been killed in Bria, in the Central African Republic, when clashes broke out between rival armed factions despite the signing a day earlier of a truce deal, the mayor of the town has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

North Kivu – Civilians Bear the Brunt of Fresh Fighting

[Al Jazeera] Goma, DRC – Ouimana Buiko Zawadi is desperate to get her story out. She sits with her four children and her brothers on the floor of a bare room in a camp for displaced people in Goma city – the capital of North Kivu province in eastern De…

[Al Jazeera] Goma, DRC - Ouimana Buiko Zawadi is desperate to get her story out. She sits with her four children and her brothers on the floor of a bare room in a camp for displaced people in Goma city - the capital of North Kivu province in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Minister Shaningwa Vows to Enhance Service Delivery

[New Era] Windhoek -In her quest for operational efficiency and excellent service delivery to the public the Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sophia Shaningwa, has launched the customer service charter of the ministry and individual charters fo…

[New Era] Windhoek -In her quest for operational efficiency and excellent service delivery to the public the Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sophia Shaningwa, has launched the customer service charter of the ministry and individual charters for each operational unit or directorate.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Raila Odinga Terms Those Calling for His Arrest Idlers

[Nation] Orange Democratic Movement presidential candidate Raila Odinga on Tuesday termed those calling for his arrest over comments he made about land in Kajiado noisy idlers.

[Nation] Orange Democratic Movement presidential candidate Raila Odinga on Tuesday termed those calling for his arrest over comments he made about land in Kajiado noisy idlers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Famine is Over, but Situation Remains Dire – UN

[Deutsche Welle] UN aid agencies have downgraded the severity of famine that had been gripping parts of South Sudan. But there are still higher than ever levels of extreme hunger across the country.

[Deutsche Welle] UN aid agencies have downgraded the severity of famine that had been gripping parts of South Sudan. But there are still higher than ever levels of extreme hunger across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Ruling party ‘Elders’ to Hold Elections

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Party Elders’ Council (SPEC) will next month hold its elective congress where 500 delegates from all the 14 regions will congregate at Outapi in Omusati Region to choose its leaders who will represent the party organ at the Sw…

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Party Elders' Council (SPEC) will next month hold its elective congress where 500 delegates from all the 14 regions will congregate at Outapi in Omusati Region to choose its leaders who will represent the party organ at the Swapo congress slated for November.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia