UNSC Urges ‘Comprehensive Response’ to Piracy Off Somali Coast

[Shabelle] Condemning the acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations Security Council today called for a comprehensive response to prevent and suppress such acts and tackle their underlying causes.

[Shabelle] Condemning the acts of piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations Security Council today called for a comprehensive response to prevent and suppress such acts and tackle their underlying causes.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Twelve Policemen Killed in Islamist Attack in Kenya

[Shabelle] A Kenyan security person walk past a police vehicle damaged by a blast killing Kenyan police officers at the Garissa county, eastern Kenya, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

[Shabelle] A Kenyan security person walk past a police vehicle damaged by a blast killing Kenyan police officers at the Garissa county, eastern Kenya, May 24, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Environment & Nature Protection – Measure Taken to Save Dja Reserve

[Cameroon Tribune] The Ministry of Economy, Planning and Regional Development has through a partnership convention sought the expertise of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

[Cameroon Tribune] The Ministry of Economy, Planning and Regional Development has through a partnership convention sought the expertise of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Quick Response By Community Leads to Arrest and Prevention of Robbery in Kamesh

[SAPS] In order to ensure that offenders are brought to book, the quick response from alert community members led to the arrest of a 27-year-old male and the prevention of a business robbery in 12th Avenue, Joe Slovo Township (Kamesh) at about 18:30, l…

[SAPS] In order to ensure that offenders are brought to book, the quick response from alert community members led to the arrest of a 27-year-old male and the prevention of a business robbery in 12th Avenue, Joe Slovo Township (Kamesh) at about 18:30, last night, Tuesday, 7 November 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lawmaker Asks State to Pay Ex-MPs Pension

[Nation] The 196 one-term MPs who lost their seats at the August 8 election are yet to receive their pension payoff, an MP said Tuesday, and there are concerns they may be suffering.

[Nation] The 196 one-term MPs who lost their seats at the August 8 election are yet to receive their pension payoff, an MP said Tuesday, and there are concerns they may be suffering.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Harvest Season Provides Meagre Respite to Ongoing Hunger Crisis

[UN News] The current harvest season has not brought enough food to end the hunger crisis in South Sudan, as conflict persists in most of the African country and hyperinflation puts food out of reach for many, the United Nations said Monday.

[UN News] The current harvest season has not brought enough food to end the hunger crisis in South Sudan, as conflict persists in most of the African country and hyperinflation puts food out of reach for many, the United Nations said Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan