Hate Speech Stirs Trouble in Burundi

[IRIN] Bujumbura -Next month, the Commission of Enquiry on Burundi, established by the UN Human Rights Council, is due to deliver its final report on abuses in the central African state and to make a judgement as to whether these abuses, including kill…

[IRIN] Bujumbura -Next month, the Commission of Enquiry on Burundi, established by the UN Human Rights Council, is due to deliver its final report on abuses in the central African state and to make a judgement as to whether these abuses, including killings, torture, and abduction, amount to international crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

President Cancels Cabinet Meeting, Receives Report On Suspended Officials

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -What would have been the first meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) since President Muhammadu Buhari’s return to the country from the United Kingdom, was cancelled Wednesday with no reason given for the cancellation.

[This Day] Ado Ekiti -What would have been the first meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) since President Muhammadu Buhari's return to the country from the United Kingdom, was cancelled Wednesday with no reason given for the cancellation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amidst Official Denial, Cholera On the Rise in Sudan

[Nuba Reports] A nationwide cholera epidemic in Sudan is expected to worsen during the current rainy season while authorities continue to deny the disease’s existence, the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.

[Nuba Reports] A nationwide cholera epidemic in Sudan is expected to worsen during the current rainy season while authorities continue to deny the disease's existence, the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors said.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Poultry Trade Ban Between Kenya, Uganda Partially Lifted

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The ban of poultry trade between Uganda and Kenya has been partially lifted as three facilities from Uganda have been allowed to sell their poultry products to Kenya after having met high levels of bio-security.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The ban of poultry trade between Uganda and Kenya has been partially lifted as three facilities from Uganda have been allowed to sell their poultry products to Kenya after having met high levels of bio-security.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Obama’s Power Africa Initiative Short of Goal Despite Gains

[East African] A new report on Barack Obama’s main legacy project for Africa shows it is falling short of his original goal of bringing electricity to 20 million households in Kenya, Tanzania and four other countries by 2018.

[East African] A new report on Barack Obama's main legacy project for Africa shows it is falling short of his original goal of bringing electricity to 20 million households in Kenya, Tanzania and four other countries by 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Governors to Meet Buhari Friday Over Final Tranche of Paris Club Refund

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday meet with governors of the 36 states of the federation at the Presidential Villa to discuss the last tranche of the Paris and London Club refunds.

[This Day] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will Friday meet with governors of the 36 states of the federation at the Presidential Villa to discuss the last tranche of the Paris and London Club refunds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Youth Fail to Honour Contractual Obligation

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Some youth who have been funded through the Youth Development Fund (YDF) fail to honour their contractual obligations of repaying their loan part.

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -Some youth who have been funded through the Youth Development Fund (YDF) fail to honour their contractual obligations of repaying their loan part.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana