Rwanda’s Kagame Calls for Urgency in the Implementation of African Union Reforms

[Rwanda Govt] President Paul Kagame has called for urgency in the implementation of the African Union reforms adopted at the last African Union Summit in January this year.

[Rwanda Govt] President Paul Kagame has called for urgency in the implementation of the African Union reforms adopted at the last African Union Summit in January this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Football Body Boss Chiyangwa Eyes Prison Talent

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa believes there could be a lot of gifted footballers whose talent is wasting away in the country’s prisons and spirited efforts should be made to ensure that talent is nurtured, behind bars, for a possible re…

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa believes there could be a lot of gifted footballers whose talent is wasting away in the country's prisons and spirited efforts should be made to ensure that talent is nurtured, behind bars, for a possible recruitment into the national game in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police – Al-Shabab Suspects Nabbed in Qoryoley Sweep

[Shabelle] A Police officer says several Al shabaab suspects were detained during a security sweep by Somali forces in Qoryoley town located in the Southern Lower Shabelle region on Sunday.

[Shabelle] A Police officer says several Al shabaab suspects were detained during a security sweep by Somali forces in Qoryoley town located in the Southern Lower Shabelle region on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Thirst Growing in Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony / Zamzam / Gireida -Displaced living in the Sortony and Zamzam camps in North Darfur complain about a severe drinking water shortage. Residents of the Gireida camps for the displaced in South Darfur suffer from thirst as well.

[Radio Dabanga] Sortony / Zamzam / Gireida -Displaced living in the Sortony and Zamzam camps in North Darfur complain about a severe drinking water shortage. Residents of the Gireida camps for the displaced in South Darfur suffer from thirst as well.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

NISS Detains Former Head of Doctors’ Committee

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Thursday morning, officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) held the former head of the Sudanese Doctors’ Central Committee from his residence in Khartoum, and took him to the office of the State Sec…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Thursday morning, officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) held the former head of the Sudanese Doctors' Central Committee from his residence in Khartoum, and took him to the office of the State Security Prosecution.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Electoral Commission Accuses Civil Society of ‘Distorting Facts’

[Nyasa Times] The Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) has faulted some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) leaders for “deliberately misleading” the nation by distorting facts to suit their agenda.

[Nyasa Times] The Malawi Electoral Commission (Mec) has faulted some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) leaders for "deliberately misleading" the nation by distorting facts to suit their agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Civil Society Accuses President of Favouring His Tribe

[Nyasa Times] A group of civil society organisations (CSOs) has accused President Peter Mutharika’s administration of favouring his Lhomwe tribe, an accusation that triggered talk of secession and federalism led by legislators and professionals from Ce…

[Nyasa Times] A group of civil society organisations (CSOs) has accused President Peter Mutharika's administration of favouring his Lhomwe tribe, an accusation that triggered talk of secession and federalism led by legislators and professionals from Central and Northern regions following the ruling DPP's trend of appointments of public officers since the party returned to power in May this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Reuters Journalist Narrowly Escapes Car Bomb

[Shabelle] A Somali photographer working for Reuters has narrowly escaped death after an explosive device planted under his car’s seat exploded in Mogadishu on Saturday evening.

[Shabelle] A Somali photographer working for Reuters has narrowly escaped death after an explosive device planted under his car's seat exploded in Mogadishu on Saturday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia