Protesters Call for Political Change

[Al Jazeera] Tension is mounting in Guinea Bissau between President Jose Mario Vaz and parliament which has not been able to pass a single law in the last two years. The unrest has spilled onto the streets as protesters call for political change and st…

[Al Jazeera] Tension is mounting in Guinea Bissau between President Jose Mario Vaz and parliament which has not been able to pass a single law in the last two years. The unrest has spilled onto the streets as protesters call for political change and stability.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea Bissau

Governors Ask Labour CS to Intervene as Nurses’ Strike Bites

[Nation] A few public hospitals are now attending to patients requiring services such as dialysis, X-rays and laboratory tests as the nurses’ strike enters its second month.

[Nation] A few public hospitals are now attending to patients requiring services such as dialysis, X-rays and laboratory tests as the nurses' strike enters its second month.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Khama Officially Opens the 2017 Netball World Youth Cup

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was amongst dignitaries who witnessed the historic occasion of Botswana hosting the first ever Netball World Youth Cup to be played on the African soil.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama was amongst dignitaries who witnessed the historic occasion of Botswana hosting the first ever Netball World Youth Cup to be played on the African soil.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Non-Locals Evacuated Over Fears of Fresh Al-Shbaab Attacks in Lamu

[Nation] Non-locals living in Jima village, Lamu County have been evacuated to safety over fears of fresh Al-Shabaab attacks after the militants killed nine people on Friday night.

[Nation] Non-locals living in Jima village, Lamu County have been evacuated to safety over fears of fresh Al-Shabaab attacks after the militants killed nine people on Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Hires U.S. Firm to Lobby for Sanctions Relief

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Washington DC -Earlier this summer, law and lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs inked a contract with the Sudanese government aimed at removing US sanctions on the regime.

[Radio Dabanga] New York / Washington DC -Earlier this summer, law and lobbying firm Squire Patton Boggs inked a contract with the Sudanese government aimed at removing US sanctions on the regime.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

PDP Leads in Osun Senatorial By-Election

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The results of the Osun West Senatorial bye-election emanating from unit level indicate that the candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, Otunba Ademola Adeleke, is ahead of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Senat…

[Daily Trust] Osogbo -The results of the Osun West Senatorial bye-election emanating from unit level indicate that the candidate of the Peoples' Democratic Party, Otunba Ademola Adeleke, is ahead of the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Senator Mudasiru Hussain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cleric Predicts End to Boko Haram

[Leadership] Maiduguri -Rev. Ayuba Usman, the deputy chaplain of the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army predicted yesterday that the end of the Boko Haram insurgency was near,saying the military would soon record a resounding victory over the insurgents.

[Leadership] Maiduguri -Rev. Ayuba Usman, the deputy chaplain of the 7 Division of the Nigerian Army predicted yesterday that the end of the Boko Haram insurgency was near,saying the military would soon record a resounding victory over the insurgents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nkaissery – Questions Raised Over His Death

[Nation] More condolences continue to pour in as Kenyans come to terms with the shocking death of Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery as questions are raised over his demise.

[Nation] More condolences continue to pour in as Kenyans come to terms with the shocking death of Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery as questions are raised over his demise.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya