South Darfur Town in Panic After Pre-Eid Market Attack

[Radio Dabanga] Mershing -Residents of the town of Mershing in South Darfur are taking shelter in their homes and even stayed away from Eid Al Adha prayers after militants terrorised the town’s market on Thursday evening.

[Radio Dabanga] Mershing -Residents of the town of Mershing in South Darfur are taking shelter in their homes and even stayed away from Eid Al Adha prayers after militants terrorised the town's market on Thursday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Puntland VP Arrives in Galkayo On Peace Mission

[Shabelle] The Vice President of Somalia’s northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland, Abdikahim Hajji Omar (Amey) and a delegation he was leading arrived in Galkayo on Saturday.

[Shabelle] The Vice President of Somalia's northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland, Abdikahim Hajji Omar (Amey) and a delegation he was leading arrived in Galkayo on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Teen Declared Dead After Being Swept Off Camps Bay Rocks

[News24Wire] A teenager who was swept off the rocks at Maiden Cove in Camps Bay has died after resuscitation attempts failed, the National Sea Rescue Institute said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] A teenager who was swept off the rocks at Maiden Cove in Camps Bay has died after resuscitation attempts failed, the National Sea Rescue Institute said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Edo House – Ativie Agrees to Surrender Official Vehicles

[Vanguard] Benin -The embattled former Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, met with the leadership of her party, All Progressives Congress, APC, in Uhumwonde Local Government Area of Edo State, weekend, and it was agree…

[Vanguard] Benin -The embattled former Deputy Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Mrs Elizabeth Ativie, met with the leadership of her party, All Progressives Congress, APC, in Uhumwonde Local Government Area of Edo State, weekend, and it was agreed that she will hand over the controversial official vehicles to the leadership of the state Assembly, led by Speaker, Mr. Kabiru Adjoto.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Muslims Condemn Abuse of Hijab At Political Rallies

[Nyasa Times] The Muslims Association of Malawi (MAM) has condemned abuse of hijab wearing Muslim women at political parties and government has also added its voice to the matter as Presidential adviser on religious affairs, apostle Timothy Khoviwa, wo…

[Nyasa Times] The Muslims Association of Malawi (MAM) has condemned abuse of hijab wearing Muslim women at political parties and government has also added its voice to the matter as Presidential adviser on religious affairs, apostle Timothy Khoviwa, wondered why Muslim women were doing that when Christian women do not wear their religious gear at political rallies.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tsvangirai Is My Hero, Says Retired Brigadier Mutambara

[New Zimbabwe] The leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party, Retired Brigadier -General Agrippah Mutambara, says MDC Alliance president Morgan Tsvangirai deserves a hero’s status for being one of the first opposition leaders in the country to open…

[New Zimbabwe] The leader of Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) party, Retired Brigadier -General Agrippah Mutambara, says MDC Alliance president Morgan Tsvangirai deserves a hero's status for being one of the first opposition leaders in the country to openly challenge President Robert Mugabe's leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe