Zaire – Over 4.000 Foreigners Repatriated Due to Irregularities

[ANGOP] Mbanza Congo -At least 4.948 foreign citizens, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, were repatriated from the national territory in 2016 by the Migration and Foreigners Service (SME) in the northern Zaire province, less 2.283 in relati…

[ANGOP] Mbanza Congo -At least 4.948 foreign citizens, mostly from the Democratic Republic of Congo, were repatriated from the national territory in 2016 by the Migration and Foreigners Service (SME) in the northern Zaire province, less 2.283 in relation to the previous year.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Why Prevention of Torture Act 2017 Is a Milestone for Kenya

[Capital FM] 13th April 2017 marked a historic event as President Uhuru Kenyatta assented to the Prevention of Torture Act 2017. Having been first drafted as the Prevention of Torture Bill 2010 by a multi-stakeholder team led by the Independent Medico-…

[Capital FM] 13th April 2017 marked a historic event as President Uhuru Kenyatta assented to the Prevention of Torture Act 2017. Having been first drafted as the Prevention of Torture Bill 2010 by a multi-stakeholder team led by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit (IMLU) and the ICJ-Kenya Chapter, the 7 year journey to the new law has been arduous and painstaking.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyatta’s Party Violated Election Law – Advocate

[Capital FM] Nairobi -City lawyer Apollo Mboya has sued the government for violating the Elections Offences Act following the launch of the Kenya Government delivery portal during the election period.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -City lawyer Apollo Mboya has sued the government for violating the Elections Offences Act following the launch of the Kenya Government delivery portal during the election period.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chuka Residents Claim MP Plans to Rig Jubilee Primaries

[Nation] Some residents of Chuka Town Wednesday night stormed Chuka/Igambang’ombe Constituency offices on claiming that the MP Muthomi Njuki who is seeking Tharaka-Nithi gubernatorial seat and his supporters were marking ballot papers for the Jubilee p…

[Nation] Some residents of Chuka Town Wednesday night stormed Chuka/Igambang'ombe Constituency offices on claiming that the MP Muthomi Njuki who is seeking Tharaka-Nithi gubernatorial seat and his supporters were marking ballot papers for the Jubilee primaries, which the MP denied.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CBN Releases Fresh $100 Million to Forex Market

[Leadership] Apart from the $280 million it injected into the Foreign Exchange Market on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on yesterday, carried out spot, wholesale interventions in the interbank FOREX market by offering a tota…

[Leadership] Apart from the $280 million it injected into the Foreign Exchange Market on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on yesterday, carried out spot, wholesale interventions in the interbank FOREX market by offering a total sum of $100m to authorized dealers to meet the 7 to 15-day forwards requests of customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

WFP Sends Food Aid From UAE to Drought-Hit Somalia

[Shabelle] A total of $272 million is needed by the United Nations World Food Programme in a span of five months to bring the malnutrition problem that has taken over drought-hit Somalia under control.

[Shabelle] A total of $272 million is needed by the United Nations World Food Programme in a span of five months to bring the malnutrition problem that has taken over drought-hit Somalia under control.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AU Probes Death of Soldier By Colleague in Somalia

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Thursday it had launched investigations into the killing of one of its soldiers in Bula-burte town in Hiiraan region of central Somalia on Wednesday.

[Shabelle] The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) said Thursday it had launched investigations into the killing of one of its soldiers in Bula-burte town in Hiiraan region of central Somalia on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia