Gunmen Kidnap Three Aid Workers in Central Somalia

[Shabelle] An officail says three Somali aid workers with Save the Children charity were ‘abducted’ by suspected Al shabaab gunmen near Beledweyne town, central Somalia on Thursday.

[Shabelle] An officail says three Somali aid workers with Save the Children charity were 'abducted' by suspected Al shabaab gunmen near Beledweyne town, central Somalia on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Discusses With Saudi King On Bilateral Cooperation

[Shabelle] The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo have discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation and the developments in the region.

[Shabelle] The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo have discussed aspects of bilateral cooperation and the developments in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Qatar Hails Appointment of New Somali Prime Minister

[Shabelle] Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani sent yesterday a cable of congratulations to Hassan Ali Khayre on the occasion of his appointment as Prime Minister of Somalia.

[Shabelle] Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani sent yesterday a cable of congratulations to Hassan Ali Khayre on the occasion of his appointment as Prime Minister of Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Bible Thieves Rescued From Mob – Then Arrested

[News24Wire] Two men who were found in possession of stolen goods, including seven bibles, were rescued – and then arrested by police – after they were attacked by an angry mob in Kagiso, police said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Two men who were found in possession of stolen goods, including seven bibles, were rescued - and then arrested by police - after they were attacked by an angry mob in Kagiso, police said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Testing Idea of Voluntary Severance Packages

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -National Treasury has announced that government is currently testing the idea of offering voluntary severance packages to civil servants as a push is made to contain the wage bill.

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -National Treasury has announced that government is currently testing the idea of offering voluntary severance packages to civil servants as a push is made to contain the wage bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fichardt Wins Joburg Open With Last-Hole Birdie

[News24Wire] Darren Fichardt called his caddie over to help him read the putt that would win him the Joburg Open on Sunday, but in the end, he was left to his own devices as he sank the two-footer which gave him a one-shot victory at Royal Johannesburg…

[News24Wire] Darren Fichardt called his caddie over to help him read the putt that would win him the Joburg Open on Sunday, but in the end, he was left to his own devices as he sank the two-footer which gave him a one-shot victory at Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa