Govt Needs to Do More to End Domestic Violence

[HRW] “I would beat her,” the Algerian man confirmed, “not hard, just normal.” His response to the question, “Would you beat your wife?” aired on Ennahar, an Algerian TV channel in March, alongside several similar answers. sparked outrage on social media.

[HRW] "I would beat her," the Algerian man confirmed, "not hard, just normal." His response to the question, "Would you beat your wife?" aired on Ennahar, an Algerian TV channel in March, alongside several similar answers. sparked outrage on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Land Debate Dominates Hunt for 1.7 Million Coast Votes

[Nation] Land is emerging as a key campaign issue in the battle for the more than 1.7 million votes in the coast region’s six counties, as the clock ticks towards the August 8 General Election.

[Nation] Land is emerging as a key campaign issue in the battle for the more than 1.7 million votes in the coast region's six counties, as the clock ticks towards the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police General Snubs Human Rights Commission Summons

[Observer] The inspector general of police, Kale Kayihura has snubbed summons to appear before Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) in the ongoing investigations on the torture of suspects in police custody.

[Observer] The inspector general of police, Kale Kayihura has snubbed summons to appear before Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) in the ongoing investigations on the torture of suspects in police custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Number of Form Six Leavers Joining National Service Drops By 52 Per Cent

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The number of Form Six leavers joining the National Services, has dropped from 31,900 in 2014 to 14,747 in 2015, the Parliament was told on Tuesday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The number of Form Six leavers joining the National Services, has dropped from 31,900 in 2014 to 14,747 in 2015, the Parliament was told on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Suicide Bomber Kills Two At Bosaso Security Checkpoint

[Shabelle] A witness says a suicide bomber has blown himself up at a security checkpoint in Bosaso city located Somalia’s northeastern semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing two people.

[Shabelle] A witness says a suicide bomber has blown himself up at a security checkpoint in Bosaso city located Somalia's northeastern semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing two people.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Yanga Chairman Yussuf Manji Resigns

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Yanga Sports Club Chairman, Mr Yusuf Manji, has resigned from his position, claiming that he was paving the way for other people to lead the club.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Yanga Sports Club Chairman, Mr Yusuf Manji, has resigned from his position, claiming that he was paving the way for other people to lead the club.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

University President Suspended Over Letter to Ministry

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The president of the St Joseph University College of Engineering and Technology, Dar es Salaam Campus, Mr Haruna Bachubila, has been suspended for one year.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The president of the St Joseph University College of Engineering and Technology, Dar es Salaam Campus, Mr Haruna Bachubila, has been suspended for one year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania