Ramaphosa Announces ‘Lifestyle Audits’ for Public Officials

[Deutsche Welle] Outlining his first steps to tackle corruption, the new South African president told parliament he plans to screen the lifestyles of future government officials. He also spoke up over the deadly Marikana miners’ strike.

[Deutsche Welle] Outlining his first steps to tackle corruption, the new South African president told parliament he plans to screen the lifestyles of future government officials. He also spoke up over the deadly Marikana miners' strike.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sudanese Sprinter Claims Second Place in World Indoor Championship

[SudaNow] Sudanese national, Sadam Suleiman Komi, scored 46.44 in the 400 meters indoors runner up, behind the American sprinter Brian Herron, who run the distance in 46.43, a fraction of a second ahead of Sadam.

[SudaNow] Sudanese national, Sadam Suleiman Komi, scored 46.44 in the 400 meters indoors runner up, behind the American sprinter Brian Herron, who run the distance in 46.43, a fraction of a second ahead of Sadam.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Suspect Arrested After Al Shabaab Attack On Wajir Teachers

[Shabelle] A suspect has been arrested following the killing of four people by suspected al Shabaab militants in Wajir County. Three teachers and the wife of one of them were killed at Qarsa Primary School early last Friday morning.

[Shabelle] A suspect has been arrested following the killing of four people by suspected al Shabaab militants in Wajir County. Three teachers and the wife of one of them were killed at Qarsa Primary School early last Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Army Repels Al Shabaab After Attack in Qoryooley District

[Shabelle] Somali government forces have repelled Al-Shabaab after an attack on Qoryooley, the southern agriculture-rich in Lower Shabelle region on Monday night, officials said.

[Shabelle] Somali government forces have repelled Al-Shabaab after an attack on Qoryooley, the southern agriculture-rich in Lower Shabelle region on Monday night, officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kenyan Duo Gor Mahia, AFC Leopards Head Out for Return Ties

[CAF] Kenya’s continental representatives, Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards jetted out for Wednesday’s return leg ties on Monday morning, beaming with confidence of making the next round of their respective competitions.

[CAF] Kenya's continental representatives, Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards jetted out for Wednesday's return leg ties on Monday morning, beaming with confidence of making the next round of their respective competitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Buffaloes Embark On Mission Impossible Against Masry

[CAF] Green Buffaloes will attempt turn mission impossible into hope on Tuesday when they host El Masry of Egypt in the preliminary round second leg clash at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

[CAF] Green Buffaloes will attempt turn mission impossible into hope on Tuesday when they host El Masry of Egypt in the preliminary round second leg clash at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Ethiopia – At the Precipice

[Atlantic Council] Ethiopia’s declaration of a state of emergency (SOE) in the wake of widespread protests earlier this week suspends the few democratic rights that Ethiopian citizens enjoy and effectively empowers military decision-making above the ci…

[Atlantic Council] Ethiopia's declaration of a state of emergency (SOE) in the wake of widespread protests earlier this week suspends the few democratic rights that Ethiopian citizens enjoy and effectively empowers military decision-making above the civilian leadership of the country. As the ruling party has seesawed between peaceful and authoritarian gestures - first releasing dozens of important political opponents, and then establishing martial law - it has become clear that Ethiopia's political leadership is perilously d

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia