AU Calls for Calm Amid Djibouti-Eritrea Border Tensions

[Al Jazeera] The African Union (AU) has urged Djibouti and Eritrea to show “restraint” as tensions over a disputed border territory intensified and threatened to revive a longstanding and at times violent dispute.

[Al Jazeera] The African Union (AU) has urged Djibouti and Eritrea to show "restraint" as tensions over a disputed border territory intensified and threatened to revive a longstanding and at times violent dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Djibouti

Thomas Thabane Sworn in As Lesotho’s Prime Minister

[Al Jazeera] Lesotho’s new prime minister took office on Friday as part of a coalition government, three years after he was targeted by a coup and two days after the murder of his estranged wife.

[Al Jazeera] Lesotho's new prime minister took office on Friday as part of a coalition government, three years after he was targeted by a coup and two days after the murder of his estranged wife.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Kenyatta-Odinga Presidential Fight Intensifies in Kenya

[Deutsche Welle] As in 2013, the race for Kenya’s presidency is between Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga. Polls show that Kenyatta, now the incumbent, is leading, but the margin is declining as political tensions rise.

[Deutsche Welle] As in 2013, the race for Kenya's presidency is between Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga. Polls show that Kenyatta, now the incumbent, is leading, but the margin is declining as political tensions rise.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

I Will Revive Economy If Elected President, Says Raila Odinga

[Nation] Nasa presidential flagbearer Raila Odinga completed his two-day campaign tour of Tharaka Nithi and Meru counties with a promise to revive the region’s economy if elected on August 8.

[Nation] Nasa presidential flagbearer Raila Odinga completed his two-day campaign tour of Tharaka Nithi and Meru counties with a promise to revive the region's economy if elected on August 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Father’s Day – What Lessons Do You Derive From Your Father?

[New Times] Sunday June 18, is Father’s Day, a day to celebrate and appreciate the love and support that fathers tirelessly continue to give. Sunday Times’ Sharon Kantengwa spoke to a cross section of people about what they admire about their fathers a…

[New Times] Sunday June 18, is Father's Day, a day to celebrate and appreciate the love and support that fathers tirelessly continue to give. Sunday Times' Sharon Kantengwa spoke to a cross section of people about what they admire about their fathers and their message to them.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hichilema Should Respect President Lungu, Says Dr Canisius Banda

[Zambia Reports] Former UPND deputy president Dr Canisius Banda has says opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema should respect the presidency (office) and president (Edgar Lungu).

[Zambia Reports] Former UPND deputy president Dr Canisius Banda has says opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema should respect the presidency (office) and president (Edgar Lungu).

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Forgive My Husband Evans, Wife of Notorious Kidnapper Begs

[Premium Times] Uchennna Onwuamadike, wife of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chikwudubem Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, has appealed to Nigerian authorities to spare the life of her husband.

[Premium Times] Uchennna Onwuamadike, wife of notorious kidnap kingpin, Chikwudubem Onwuamadike, also known as Evans, has appealed to Nigerian authorities to spare the life of her husband.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Swiss Bribery Scandal – NPA Threatens to Cut Ties With JV Partners

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Ports Authority has threatened to sever ties with its joint ventures partners unless they come clean on recently-uncovered allegations of corruption, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Ports Authority has threatened to sever ties with its joint ventures partners unless they come clean on recently-uncovered allegations of corruption, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria