Sonko Alleges Rigging Plot As Name Not in Jubilee Party List

[Nation] Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko who is aspiring to the next city governor on a Jubilee ticket has alleged a plot by his party to rig him out by preventing his supporters from voting in the primaries.

[Nation] Nairobi Senator Mike Sonko who is aspiring to the next city governor on a Jubilee ticket has alleged a plot by his party to rig him out by preventing his supporters from voting in the primaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South African Airways Ready for Service Disruptions

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South African Airways (SAA) says preparations are underway to support service disruptions as the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) has started its strike.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South African Airways (SAA) says preparations are underway to support service disruptions as the South African Cabin Crew Association (SACCA) has started its strike.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Instruments of Pain (II) – Conflict and Famine in South Sudan

[ICG] War in South Sudan led the UN to declare 100,000 people are suffering famine, with a further 5.5 million at risk. This special briefing urges the country to work harder to establish parameters for a ceasefire. At the same time, humanitarian corri…

[ICG] War in South Sudan led the UN to declare 100,000 people are suffering famine, with a further 5.5 million at risk. This special briefing urges the country to work harder to establish parameters for a ceasefire. At the same time, humanitarian corridors from Sudan should be kept open and donors must fully fund the UN aid appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Zuma is Owed an Apology – ANC Youth League

[News24Wire] Repeated calls for President Jacob Zuma to step down are senseless and illogical, African National Congress Youth League secretary general Njabulo Nzuza has said.

[News24Wire] Repeated calls for President Jacob Zuma to step down are senseless and illogical, African National Congress Youth League secretary general Njabulo Nzuza has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ICC Unseals Warrant for Libya’s Gaddafi-Era Official

[Al Jazeera] The International Criminal Court (ICC) has unsealed an arrest warrant for Libya’s former security chief, accusing him of carrying out war crimes in 2011 to stop opposition against the country’s former leader Muammar Gaddafi.

[Al Jazeera] The International Criminal Court (ICC) has unsealed an arrest warrant for Libya's former security chief, accusing him of carrying out war crimes in 2011 to stop opposition against the country's former leader Muammar Gaddafi.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Wet Season Helps With Bumper Crops

[Al Jazeera] A year after a state of emergency was declared in Zimbabwe, the country is now able to export excess food. Last year, the Command Agriculture programme was launched in response to the shrinking agricultural output and drought.

[Al Jazeera] A year after a state of emergency was declared in Zimbabwe, the country is now able to export excess food. Last year, the Command Agriculture programme was launched in response to the shrinking agricultural output and drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe