Galmudug Presidential Vote Postponed for 3rd Time

[Shabelle] The electoral commission of Galmudug Presidential election has on Saturday agreed to postpone again the long-anticipated poll in the region, to enable a more inclusive process.

[Shabelle] The electoral commission of Galmudug Presidential election has on Saturday agreed to postpone again the long-anticipated poll in the region, to enable a more inclusive process.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

U.S. Signals Airstrikes in Somalia, Asks Aid Groups for Thier Locations

[Shabelle] U.S. OFFICIALS THIS WEEK requested the geographic coordinates of aid groups working in Somalia, according to a document obtained by The Intercept — a move that could indicate an escalation of military action against the Shabab.

[Shabelle] U.S. OFFICIALS THIS WEEK requested the geographic coordinates of aid groups working in Somalia, according to a document obtained by The Intercept -- a move that could indicate an escalation of military action against the Shabab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

MP Injured in Mogadishu Bombing

[Dalsan Radio] Somali Federal Parliament Member of Parliament Mohamud Abuukate was on Friday evening injured when a car he was driving in was hit by an IED.

[Dalsan Radio] Somali Federal Parliament Member of Parliament Mohamud Abuukate was on Friday evening injured when a car he was driving in was hit by an IED.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Al-Bashir – Studies Are Being Conducted to Formulate Permanent Constitutions

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic and Chairman of the National Congress, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, announced that the party’s organs are engaged in studies on formulation of the permanent constitution and building bigger political entities …

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic and Chairman of the National Congress, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, announced that the party's organs are engaged in studies on formulation of the permanent constitution and building bigger political entities toward supporting the political and societal security and stability, the political pluralism, the peaceful practicing of power and the move for new horizons.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

President Al-Bashir – National Accord Government Will Be Announced Next Week

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic and Chairman of the National Congress pointed out that the new national accord government will be announced in the next week.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic and Chairman of the National Congress pointed out that the new national accord government will be announced in the next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Trade Unions Petition Courts Over Dismissal of Former EWSA Employees

[New Times] Trade unions have petitioned courts on what they believe was the unfair dismissal of more than 600 former employees of the energy and water utility agency, EWSA, in 2015.

[New Times] Trade unions have petitioned courts on what they believe was the unfair dismissal of more than 600 former employees of the energy and water utility agency, EWSA, in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Youth Comprise 60 Percent of Electorate – NEC

[New Times] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has said that 60 % of this year’s voters in the presidential elections are youth and1.7 million out of the 6.8 million registered voters will be voting for the first time. 54 per cent of voters are fe…

[New Times] The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has said that 60 % of this year's voters in the presidential elections are youth and1.7 million out of the 6.8 million registered voters will be voting for the first time. 54 per cent of voters are female.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police Arrest 4 Suspects in Murder of Kicukiro Businesswoman

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) has arrested four suspects in the recent murder of businesswoman Christine Iribagiza in Kicukiro and a gatekeeper in Gacuriro of Gasabo District, arresting four prime suspects including a woman.

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) has arrested four suspects in the recent murder of businesswoman Christine Iribagiza in Kicukiro and a gatekeeper in Gacuriro of Gasabo District, arresting four prime suspects including a woman.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Young Voters Hold the Future of Their Country in Their Hands

[New Times] Well, the figures are out and they are significant; 1.7 million of the 6.8 million registered voters in the forthcoming presidential elections will be voting for the very first time.

[New Times] Well, the figures are out and they are significant; 1.7 million of the 6.8 million registered voters in the forthcoming presidential elections will be voting for the very first time.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Funding Gap for Health Services in South Darfur Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that up to 185,000 people in the Otash camp for the displaced and the surrounding neighbourhoods are at risk of facing difficulties in accessing health services because of funding co…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that up to 185,000 people in the Otash camp for the displaced and the surrounding neighbourhoods are at risk of facing difficulties in accessing health services because of funding constraints.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan