Elections Coordinating Committee Prepares to Observe Voter Registration

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In preparation to observe the Voter Registration Process, the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) organized two stakeholders’ engagement to validate its observation deployment and communications strategies, on December 28…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -In preparation to observe the Voter Registration Process, the Elections Coordinating Committee (ECC) organized two stakeholders' engagement to validate its observation deployment and communications strategies, on December 28 and 29, 2016, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Council of West African Churches Condemns Ecowas Against Jammeh

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Group of religious leaders in West Africa has called on ECOWAS not to use any military means to unseat the defeated Gambian leader Yayah Jammeh.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Group of religious leaders in West Africa has called on ECOWAS not to use any military means to unseat the defeated Gambian leader Yayah Jammeh.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Seven Killed in West Darfur Attack

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina -A gunfight between gunmen and police and security forces resulted in the death of seven people in the locality of El Geneina early Thursday morning.

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina -A gunfight between gunmen and police and security forces resulted in the death of seven people in the locality of El Geneina early Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudan Security Stops Vigil for Detained Activist

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Mecca -A vigil carried out by the families and supporters of detainees in front of the headquarters of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) in Khartoum was dispersed by the same security forces on Thursday mo…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Mecca -A vigil carried out by the families and supporters of detainees in front of the headquarters of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) in Khartoum was dispersed by the same security forces on Thursday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Gunmen Kill Fisherman in South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -Armed men shot fishermen in Gireida locality, South Darfur, on Wednesday afternoon. One of the victims, a displaced man, was killed on the spot. Three others sustained injuries.

[Radio Dabanga] Gireida -Armed men shot fishermen in Gireida locality, South Darfur, on Wednesday afternoon. One of the victims, a displaced man, was killed on the spot. Three others sustained injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Football Legend Bwalya Snubs Kalaba for CAF Award

[Zambia Reports] Celebrated Zambian soccer star and African football legend Kalusha Bwalya did not vote for Rainford Kalaba in the race for the CAF award for Best African Player based in Africa.

[Zambia Reports] Celebrated Zambian soccer star and African football legend Kalusha Bwalya did not vote for Rainford Kalaba in the race for the CAF award for Best African Player based in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

DA Condemns Islamophobic Hate Speech and Incitement

[DA] The Democratic Alliance strongly condemns the Islamophobic message reportedly posted on Facebook by Liam Christian Ferreira. In his post, Mr Ferreira reportedly calls Muslims bastards and calls for the burning of Mosques.

[DA] The Democratic Alliance strongly condemns the Islamophobic message reportedly posted on Facebook by Liam Christian Ferreira. In his post, Mr Ferreira reportedly calls Muslims bastards and calls for the burning of Mosques.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Refers Two to Grand Mufti Over Violence Before U.S. Embassy in 2013

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court referred two, out of 23 defendants, to the Grand Mufti to review death sentences handed to them over complicity in violence that erupted in front of the US embassy in 2013.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The Cairo Criminal Court referred two, out of 23 defendants, to the Grand Mufti to review death sentences handed to them over complicity in violence that erupted in front of the US embassy in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt