Troops Arrest Six Herders Setting Adamawa Settlement Ablaze

[Guardian] Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion on Exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) say it had arrested six suspected herdsmen and killed 10 others who resisted arrest at Gwamba village in Demsa council area of Adamawa State while setting the settle…

[Guardian] Troops of 101 Special Forces Battalion on Exercise Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) say it had arrested six suspected herdsmen and killed 10 others who resisted arrest at Gwamba village in Demsa council area of Adamawa State while setting the settlement ablaze.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Finds Ex-Youth Fund Boss Guilty of Abuse of Office

[Nation] A court has ordered former Youth Enterprise Development Fund Chief Executive Officer Juma Mwatata Mwangala to pay a fine of Sh1 million or spend six months in jail after finding him guilty of abusing his office.

[Nation] A court has ordered former Youth Enterprise Development Fund Chief Executive Officer Juma Mwatata Mwangala to pay a fine of Sh1 million or spend six months in jail after finding him guilty of abusing his office.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lassa Fever Death Toll Hits 90 With 1,081 Suspected Cases in 18 States

[Guardian] The death toll of the current Lassa fever outbreak in the country has risen from 73 to 90 persons and 913 to 1,081 suspected cases across 18 states.To address the situation, the British Government has deployed a rapid response team to Nigeri…

[Guardian] The death toll of the current Lassa fever outbreak in the country has risen from 73 to 90 persons and 913 to 1,081 suspected cases across 18 states.To address the situation, the British Government has deployed a rapid response team to Nigeria as scientists work round-the-clock to contain the fever.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Regional Commissioner Reconciles Dodoma Council, Residents Over Land

[Daily News] Dodoma -DODOMA Regional Commissioner Binilith Mahenge (pictured) has resolved a long standing land dispute between Dodoma Municipal Council and Ndachi residents in the municipality here.

[Daily News] Dodoma -DODOMA Regional Commissioner Binilith Mahenge (pictured) has resolved a long standing land dispute between Dodoma Municipal Council and Ndachi residents in the municipality here.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Post-Poll Chaos Shooting Victims Seek Justice 10 Years Later

[Nation] The quest for justice for victims of the 2007/2008 post-election violence has resumed in Kisumu, a decade after the skirmishes in which police were accused of shooting civilians.

[Nation] The quest for justice for victims of the 2007/2008 post-election violence has resumed in Kisumu, a decade after the skirmishes in which police were accused of shooting civilians.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nakuru on Road to City Status

[Nation] Nakuru is banking on upcoming Sh1 billion shopping mall owned by a women’s group among other projects as it embarks on the road to city status.

[Nation] Nakuru is banking on upcoming Sh1 billion shopping mall owned by a women's group among other projects as it embarks on the road to city status.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lawyer Adds New Twist to Businessman Ngengi’s Land Case

[Nation] The quarter century legal dispute pitting two companies belonging to cousins of President Uhuru Kenyatta against a leading lender has taken a new dimension after a lawyer, who purportedly signed consent to sell the Sh3 billion coffee estate, d…

[Nation] The quarter century legal dispute pitting two companies belonging to cousins of President Uhuru Kenyatta against a leading lender has taken a new dimension after a lawyer, who purportedly signed consent to sell the Sh3 billion coffee estate, denied acting for the borrowers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

More Chadian Refugees to Return From Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Azum -Yesterday more than 4,000 Chadian refugees from Mukjar and Um Shalaya camps in Central Darfur bean return operations after conditions have become favourable for return to Chad.

[Radio Dabanga] Azum -Yesterday more than 4,000 Chadian refugees from Mukjar and Um Shalaya camps in Central Darfur bean return operations after conditions have become favourable for return to Chad.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Two Suspected Cholera Deaths in Darfur’s Jebel Marra

[Radio Dabanga] Korifal / Nierteti -Two people died of diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, at the medical isolation ward of Korifal village in southwest Jebel Marra on Tuesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Korifal / Nierteti -Two people died of diarrhoea, suspected to be cholera, at the medical isolation ward of Korifal village in southwest Jebel Marra on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan