Keating Briefs UN Security Council On Somali Situation

[Shabelle] Briefing the Security Council on the situation in Somalia, the United Nations envoy for the country noted today that the recently concluded election was a “mirror” to Somalis, showing them the good and the bad regarding how power is exercise…

[Shabelle] Briefing the Security Council on the situation in Somalia, the United Nations envoy for the country noted today that the recently concluded election was a "mirror" to Somalis, showing them the good and the bad regarding how power is exercised, relations between elders, clan power brokers, politicians, business, ordinary citizens, women and men.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kenya Claims Killing 70 Militants in Kulbiyow Attack

[Shabelle] Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers in Kulbiyow camp, Somalia, successfully repulsed Al Shabaab operatives supported by two Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Devices (VBIED) Friday.

[Shabelle] Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldiers in Kulbiyow camp, Somalia, successfully repulsed Al Shabaab operatives supported by two Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Devices (VBIED) Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Black People Who Vote DA – Who Are They?

[Daily Maverick] Black people who vote DA – you can spot them right away. By the way they talk, the people they sit with at the cafeteria. When pressed, they will sputter and explain that they refuse to be categorised. They aren’t defined by the colour…

[Daily Maverick] Black people who vote DA - you can spot them right away. By the way they talk, the people they sit with at the cafeteria. When pressed, they will sputter and explain that they refuse to be categorised. They aren't defined by the colour of their skin, they will tell you; they are individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trump Says Christians in Middle East Have Been ‘Executed in Large Numbers’

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -US President Donald Trump has declared his support for Christians ‘executed in large numbers’ in the Middle East, two days after he issued an immigration order that barred citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries from entering…

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -US President Donald Trump has declared his support for Christians 'executed in large numbers' in the Middle East, two days after he issued an immigration order that barred citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries from entering the U.S.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Egypt Condemns Québec Mosque Shooting

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt condemned a “terrorist attack” that targeted a mosque in Quebec, Canada leaving six people dead, foreign ministry said in a statement on Monday.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt condemned a "terrorist attack" that targeted a mosque in Quebec, Canada leaving six people dead, foreign ministry said in a statement on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

In Search for Single, Viable Exchange Rate Regime

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in June 2016 formally unveiled the much-awaited flexible foreign exchange policy that would allow the foreign exchange interbank trading window to be driven purely by market forces.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, in June 2016 formally unveiled the much-awaited flexible foreign exchange policy that would allow the foreign exchange interbank trading window to be driven purely by market forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FMBN N2.2 Billion Office Renovation – Auditors Allege Victimisation

[Daily Trust] Some auditors of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria are said to be suffering the consequence for uncovering alleged irregularities in the N2.2 billion renovation works on the Mamman Kontagora Building of the bank in Marina, Lagos.

[Daily Trust] Some auditors of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria are said to be suffering the consequence for uncovering alleged irregularities in the N2.2 billion renovation works on the Mamman Kontagora Building of the bank in Marina, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Local Media Interview With President Isaias

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea’s local media conducted an extensive interview with President Isaias Afwerki yesterday mainly focusing on projected public development programmes for this year and other issues of importance to the domestic audience.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrea's local media conducted an extensive interview with President Isaias Afwerki yesterday mainly focusing on projected public development programmes for this year and other issues of importance to the domestic audience.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Challenges to Establishment of Corruption Court

[Observer] A senior lawyer of the Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA) over the weekend expressed dissimilar views to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s proposed bill for the establishment of a court dedicated to tackling corruption.

[Observer] A senior lawyer of the Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA) over the weekend expressed dissimilar views to President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's proposed bill for the establishment of a court dedicated to tackling corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia