Rebel Commander Killed, Chief Captured in Darfur Battles

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur -The rebel movements involved in the recent clashes with the Sudanese army in North and East Darfur announced that military commander Mohamed Abdelsalam, known as Tarada, was liquidated. A commander-in-chief and leadin…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Darfur -The rebel movements involved in the recent clashes with the Sudanese army in North and East Darfur announced that military commander Mohamed Abdelsalam, known as Tarada, was liquidated. A commander-in-chief and leading members have been captured.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Pastor Defrauds Ex-Vice President Atiku Abubakar’s Wife Titi of N918 Million

[Vanguard] The wife of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Titi, yesterday, revealed how her business partner defrauded her of N918 million because she trusted him, since he claimed to be a pastor.

[Vanguard] The wife of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Titi, yesterday, revealed how her business partner defrauded her of N918 million because she trusted him, since he claimed to be a pastor.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Coup-Plotters and Ethno-Religious Sentiment – Time to Resist

[Vanguard] “Why can’t Osinbajo be President?” was an article I published shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari’s first departure to the United Kingdom for treatment of an undisclosed illness. All of the points raised as to why in Nigeria we find it …

[Vanguard] "Why can't Osinbajo be President?" was an article I published shortly after President Muhammadu Buhari's first departure to the United Kingdom for treatment of an undisclosed illness. All of the points raised as to why in Nigeria we find it so difficult to follow the Constitution, or any given set of rules clearly outlining the manner in which certain situations must be dealt with, is simply a result of the immaturity of certain individuals who consistently and shamefully find themselves in the corridors o

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Condemns Manchester Terror Attack, Says Ready to Stand By UK

[Dalsan Radio] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has condemned the suspected terror attack in Manchester in United Kingdom where at least 22 killed and 59 others injured after a suspected suicide bomber blew himself up outside the main Manches…

[Dalsan Radio] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has condemned the suspected terror attack in Manchester in United Kingdom where at least 22 killed and 59 others injured after a suspected suicide bomber blew himself up outside the main Manchester Arena where a Monday night concert was taking place.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ibeku Crisis Lingers, As Ukaegbu Faction Rejects Peace Settlement

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The crisis rocking the leadership of Ibeku Community has deepened with the Princewill Ukaegbu faction of the Ibeku Egwu Asaa Development Association rejecting the peace settlement held last week by the Emeka Enyeazu group, saying th…

[Vanguard] Umuahia -The crisis rocking the leadership of Ibeku Community has deepened with the Princewill Ukaegbu faction of the Ibeku Egwu Asaa Development Association rejecting the peace settlement held last week by the Emeka Enyeazu group, saying that it was a farce.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Miraa Task Force Blames Taxes for Slowing Down Trade in Crop

[Nation] Every time Meru miraa (khat) farmers ferry the produce to Somalia, there is no doubt at the back of their minds that they are flying into another intricate web of taxes.

[Nation] Every time Meru miraa (khat) farmers ferry the produce to Somalia, there is no doubt at the back of their minds that they are flying into another intricate web of taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Returning Officers Meet Aspirants in Counties

[Nation] Aspirants seeking various political seats in the August 8 elections have been urged to stick to the electoral code of conduct set by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as the campaigns officially start on Sunday.

[Nation] Aspirants seeking various political seats in the August 8 elections have been urged to stick to the electoral code of conduct set by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) as the campaigns officially start on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Allegations of Abuse At Kimberley Prison

[GroundUp] A report by Justice Edwin Cameron describes serious problems at Tswelopele Correctional Centre in Kimberley, but also finds some positive aspects to the prison. GroundUp requested the report after an allegation of assault was reported to us …

[GroundUp] A report by Justice Edwin Cameron describes serious problems at Tswelopele Correctional Centre in Kimberley, but also finds some positive aspects to the prison. GroundUp requested the report after an allegation of assault was reported to us by a relative of one of the inmates.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa