Press Court Sentences Editors to Fines or Jail for ‘False News’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The press and publications court, headed by Judge Moez Ahmed El Obeid, on Thursday sentenced the former editor-in-chief of El Mustagila newspaper Zinelabidin Mohamed Ali and the former head of news for newspaper Rida Baou for …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The press and publications court, headed by Judge Moez Ahmed El Obeid, on Thursday sentenced the former editor-in-chief of El Mustagila newspaper Zinelabidin Mohamed Ali and the former head of news for newspaper Rida Baou for 'publishing false news' and imposed a fine of SDG15,000 (*$825) or one month in jail for each of them.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kanime Blames Suspension On Witch-Hunt

[New Era] Windhoek -Abraham Kanime, who was on Monday suspended as the head of the Windhoek City Police, yesterday blamed the move on what he calls a “witch-hunt” against him.

[New Era] Windhoek -Abraham Kanime, who was on Monday suspended as the head of the Windhoek City Police, yesterday blamed the move on what he calls a "witch-hunt" against him.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Presidential Run-Off – Jonathan Tasks Sierra Leoneans On Peace, Active Participation

[Vanguard] Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged the people of Sierra Leone to be peaceful and participate actively in next Saturday’s presidential run-off, despite the change in the date of the election.

[Vanguard] Former President Goodluck Jonathan has urged the people of Sierra Leone to be peaceful and participate actively in next Saturday's presidential run-off, despite the change in the date of the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Governor Visits Earthquake Shaken Area

[New Era] Anker -Kunene Governor Marius Sheya on Sunday visited the Anker community to acquaint himself with the magnitude and the damage that was caused by earth tremors which measured 4.0 on the Richter scale a week ago.

[New Era] Anker -Kunene Governor Marius Sheya on Sunday visited the Anker community to acquaint himself with the magnitude and the damage that was caused by earth tremors which measured 4.0 on the Richter scale a week ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Miguna Due in Court After Being Held ‘Prisoner’ at JKIA

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna is still being detained at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) where he is accusing authorities of confining him to a tiny and filthy room that is poorly ventilated.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Controversial lawyer Miguna Miguna is still being detained at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) where he is accusing authorities of confining him to a tiny and filthy room that is poorly ventilated.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Miguna Miguna Still Detained in Kenyatta Airport Cell

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) ‘general’ Miguna Miguna says he is leading a dog’s life in police detention at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) 'general' Miguna Miguna says he is leading a dog's life in police detention at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Outreach Benefits Hundreds in Kunene

[New Era] Kamanjab -Last year 854 people made use of the outreach programme of the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration to apply for national documents in Kunene Region.

[New Era] Kamanjab -Last year 854 people made use of the outreach programme of the Ministry of Home Affairs and Immigration to apply for national documents in Kunene Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Dog’s Life – Miguna Speaks Out From ‘Tiny, Filthy Toilet’ at JKIA

[Nairobi News] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) ‘general’ Miguna Miguna says he is leading a dog’s life in police detention at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

[Nairobi News] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) 'general' Miguna Miguna says he is leading a dog's life in police detention at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

59 Million Dollars From International Partenership to Support Primary Education in Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Finance and economic Planning, announced that a sum of 59 million dollars was donated by the International Partenership for developing the primary educations in Sudan, under observations of the World Bank.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Ministry of Finance and economic Planning, announced that a sum of 59 million dollars was donated by the International Partenership for developing the primary educations in Sudan, under observations of the World Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan