PM Opposes Annulment of Chamber of Commerce

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has voiced opposition to the cancellation of the country’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) by Minister of Commerce, Khadra Dualeh this week.

[Shabelle] Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has voiced opposition to the cancellation of the country's Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) by Minister of Commerce, Khadra Dualeh this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

U.S. Troops Risk Inflaming Clan Conflict After Deadly Somalia Raid

[Shabelle] A raid involving U.S. troops in Somalia has caused a rift between the precarious U.S.-backed government and a powerful clan that says innocent farmers were massacred, months after President Donald Trump approved stepped-up operations there.

[Shabelle] A raid involving U.S. troops in Somalia has caused a rift between the precarious U.S.-backed government and a powerful clan that says innocent farmers were massacred, months after President Donald Trump approved stepped-up operations there.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Man Wants Two MPs Blocked From Office

[Nation] An ex-comedian on Wednesday went to court to stop two elected MPs from taking oath of office Thursday following their recent opposition to pay cuts recommended by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC).

[Nation] An ex-comedian on Wednesday went to court to stop two elected MPs from taking oath of office Thursday following their recent opposition to pay cuts recommended by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dr Mudawi Co-Accused Release Delayed By Sudan Security

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The co-accused of human rights defender Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, Hafez Idris El Doma, has not been released from custody so far, despite the Republican decree by Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir to pardon him and four others. Dr Mud…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The co-accused of human rights defender Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, Hafez Idris El Doma, has not been released from custody so far, despite the Republican decree by Sudan's President Omar Al Bashir to pardon him and four others. Dr Mudawi was released on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ecowas to Acquire Unmil Radio

[New Dawn] The regional body, ECOWAS, has announced in Monrovia its preparedness to acquire the United Nations-run broadcast facility, UNMIL Radio, with a goal to transform it into a regional broadcaster, broadcasting media contents and promoting ECOWA…

[New Dawn] The regional body, ECOWAS, has announced in Monrovia its preparedness to acquire the United Nations-run broadcast facility, UNMIL Radio, with a goal to transform it into a regional broadcaster, broadcasting media contents and promoting ECOWAS values of regional integration, peace and commerce across all 15 member states.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Parliament Hears How Prasa Is Going Off the Rails

[GroundUp] Parliament’s Standing Committee on Appropriations was briefed by PRASA on Wednesday about the extent of vandalism and violence on public trains and how this affects its service. Members heard that during the 2016-17 financial year 322 carria…

[GroundUp] Parliament's Standing Committee on Appropriations was briefed by PRASA on Wednesday about the extent of vandalism and violence on public trains and how this affects its service. Members heard that during the 2016-17 financial year 322 carriages were set alight and 3,591 crime incidents were reported on Metrorail. During this period 77% of trains ran on time, the committee was told.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

60 000 Informal Settlement Residents Wins Case Against City

[GroundUp] The City of Cape Town has been ordered to negotiate with the owners to purchase the land on which the Marikana informal settlement is located. Judge Chantal Fortuin handed down this landmark judgment in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesd…

[GroundUp] The City of Cape Town has been ordered to negotiate with the owners to purchase the land on which the Marikana informal settlement is located. Judge Chantal Fortuin handed down this landmark judgment in the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday, ensuring that about 60,000 people will not be evicted from their homes in Philippi East.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa