Buhari Reappears but Concerns About His Health Continue

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has made his first public appearance in weeks, amid mounting concerns about his state of health. There have been calls from the public asking the president to take medical leave.

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has made his first public appearance in weeks, amid mounting concerns about his state of health. There have been calls from the public asking the president to take medical leave.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Germany to Build Orphanages to Deport Minors to

[Deutsche Welle] Germany’s migration office is considering plans to build homes in Morocco where they can send deported underage migrants, according to leaked documents. The plans have been criticized by opposition lawmakers.

[Deutsche Welle] Germany's migration office is considering plans to build homes in Morocco where they can send deported underage migrants, according to leaked documents. The plans have been criticized by opposition lawmakers.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Will Malema Succeed Zuma?

[Al Jazeera] In recent years the relationship between South African President Jacob Zuma and Julius Malema, the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), has dominated South African politics.

[Al Jazeera] In recent years the relationship between South African President Jacob Zuma and Julius Malema, the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), has dominated South African politics.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Women’s Activist Rwigara to Challenge Kagame in Polls

[Deutsche Welle] Diane Rwigara, a Rwandan women’s rights activist, says she will stand against President Paul Kagame in the country’s August election. She says she wants to fight injustice and encourage freedom of expression.

[Deutsche Welle] Diane Rwigara, a Rwandan women's rights activist, says she will stand against President Paul Kagame in the country's August election. She says she wants to fight injustice and encourage freedom of expression.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Slain Minister Siraji Buried, Govt Opens Probe

[Al Jazeera] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has ordered an investigation into what he called an “unfortunate tragedy” as the country buried a minister killed by another official’s guards.

[Al Jazeera] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has ordered an investigation into what he called an "unfortunate tragedy" as the country buried a minister killed by another official's guards.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

First U.S. Soldier Killed Since ‘Black Hawk Down’

[Deutsche Welle] A US soldier has been killed in a special operations mission with Somali forces against al-Shabab. It is the first US military casualty in Somalia in 24 years as it steps up involvement in the country.

[Deutsche Welle] A US soldier has been killed in a special operations mission with Somali forces against al-Shabab. It is the first US military casualty in Somalia in 24 years as it steps up involvement in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

The Big Fish Arrested Under Buhari

[Daily Trust] Hope Abah -This month marks the second anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari’s ascension to power on May 29, 2015 after a tortuous political campaign on the crest of fighting corruption, insecurity and revamping the economy.

[Daily Trust] Hope Abah -This month marks the second anniversary of President Muhammadu Buhari's ascension to power on May 29, 2015 after a tortuous political campaign on the crest of fighting corruption, insecurity and revamping the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Leader Shekau ‘Injured in Air Strike’

[Guardian] Boko Haram’s leader Abubakar Shekau has been injured and one of his deputies killed in an air strike in northeast Nigeria, civilian and security sources told AFP on Wednesday.

[Guardian] Boko Haram's leader Abubakar Shekau has been injured and one of his deputies killed in an air strike in northeast Nigeria, civilian and security sources told AFP on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Edo First Lady, Fida Plan Advocacy for Women, Kids

[Guardian] Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, wife of Edo State Governor, with Mrs. Edeke Maria Omozele, state chairperson of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) during a courtesy call on the governor’s wife in Benin City… yesterday

[Guardian] Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, wife of Edo State Governor, with Mrs. Edeke Maria Omozele, state chairperson of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) during a courtesy call on the governor's wife in Benin City... yesterday

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Accused Knocked the Police Officer On Her Face – Witness Tells Court

[Daily Observer] Ansumana Sanyang, a resident of Yundum, Wednesday told a Brikama Magistrates’ Court that Nfansu Sambou had knocked Haddy Nyangado; a police officer on her face and insulted her mother when he (witness) told him that the traffic officer…

[Daily Observer] Ansumana Sanyang, a resident of Yundum, Wednesday told a Brikama Magistrates' Court that Nfansu Sambou had knocked Haddy Nyangado; a police officer on her face and insulted her mother when he (witness) told him that the traffic officer was only doing her job.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia