No Reports Yet of South Africans Affected By Manchester Arena Explosion

[News24Wire] No reports have yet come through of any South Africans affected by the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, northern England, the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] No reports have yet come through of any South Africans affected by the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, northern England, the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DW Correspondent Released From Congolese Jail

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragira has been freed by authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo, five days after he was detained. The journalist had been covering the refugee crisis on the DRC-Burundi border.

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragira has been freed by authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo, five days after he was detained. The journalist had been covering the refugee crisis on the DRC-Burundi border.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Museveni Urges South Sudan to Forget Identity and Embrace Unity

[Monitor] President Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyse and endanger their nation.

[Monitor] President Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyse and endanger their nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mothers Demand Longer Maternity Leave

[Deutsche Welle] The law currently offers new mothers just three months maternity leave. But local health organizations are beginning to highlight the benefits of more time off, despite protests from employers.

[Deutsche Welle] The law currently offers new mothers just three months maternity leave. But local health organizations are beginning to highlight the benefits of more time off, despite protests from employers.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Authorities Seize Ex-President Jammeh’s Bank Accounts

[Deutsche Welle] Gambia’s justice minister has claimed that former leader Yahya Jammeh stole around $50 million from state coffers via a state telecoms company. Jammeh was forced to step down in January after 22 years in power.

[Deutsche Welle] Gambia's justice minister has claimed that former leader Yahya Jammeh stole around $50 million from state coffers via a state telecoms company. Jammeh was forced to step down in January after 22 years in power.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ruling Party to Formally Pick Kagame As Its Presidential Candidate

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda