Ten Killed in Al Shabaab Attack in Somali Port Town

[Shabelle] At least ten people, including seven militants were killed, and several wounded in Al shabaab attack in the southern Somalia’s port city of Barawe overnight, military officials said.

[Shabelle] At least ten people, including seven militants were killed, and several wounded in Al shabaab attack in the southern Somalia's port city of Barawe overnight, military officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Divergent Views Over Sokoto’s Plan for 160 New Schools

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Sokoto State government recently announced plans to build 160 new primary and secondary schools in order to provide enough opportunities for the expected 1.2 million new pupils to be admitted through the school enrolment drive.

[Daily Trust] Sokoto -The Sokoto State government recently announced plans to build 160 new primary and secondary schools in order to provide enough opportunities for the expected 1.2 million new pupils to be admitted through the school enrolment drive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Soccer – Footballers Isaac and Pirolito Sidelined for Mozambique Clash

[ANGOP] Luanda -The right-back Isaac (1º de Agosto) and midfielder Pirolito (Interclube) will miss the friendly match against Mozambique on Saturday in Maputo, Angop learnt on Wednesday.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The right-back Isaac (1º de Agosto) and midfielder Pirolito (Interclube) will miss the friendly match against Mozambique on Saturday in Maputo, Angop learnt on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Basketball – National Team Leave for Zambia Thursday

[ANGOP] Luanda -Competing in Afrobasket qualifying tournament, the Angolan national senior men’s basketball team are travelling this Thursday, where they will participate in the city of Lusaka (Zambia) on 23-25 March in the referred competition.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Competing in Afrobasket qualifying tournament, the Angolan national senior men's basketball team are travelling this Thursday, where they will participate in the city of Lusaka (Zambia) on 23-25 March in the referred competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Aftermath of the Tragic Rubbish Dump Landslide

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopians have been wailing miserably, biting their nails and gnawing their teeth due to the tragic rubbish dump landslide that occurred on March 11, 2017. It claimed several human lives in an area usually called Qoshe, in Kolfe-Ker…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopians have been wailing miserably, biting their nails and gnawing their teeth due to the tragic rubbish dump landslide that occurred on March 11, 2017. It claimed several human lives in an area usually called Qoshe, in Kolfe-Keranyo Sub-city of Addis Ababa. (Qoshe in Amharic literally means heap of rubbish). The nation has then been gripped with unprecedented tragedy over the death of scores of citizens. So far, the real cause of the accident is not known apart from the mere speculation that the lengt

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse

[Camer.be] This World Poetry Day, PEN International is also honoured to share our Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse. Just two years ago Enoh Meyomesse was one of the poets for whom – on World Poetry Day – we urged you to take action. Now he has been rel…

[Camer.be] This World Poetry Day, PEN International is also honoured to share our Conversation with Enoh Meyomesse. Just two years ago Enoh Meyomesse was one of the poets for whom - on World Poetry Day - we urged you to take action. Now he has been released and lives in Germany where he continues to write poetry, full of characteristic refrains and inspired by his political surroundings. It brings us great joy to share with you his reflections on creativity, imprisonment, and the power of poetry.'

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

We Need Linkages – Police Deputy Chief

[Daily News] THE Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organisation (SARPCCO) plans to establish an electronic system that would link the police and immigration departments to share information on suspects on the “watch list” for effectiv…

[Daily News] THE Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organisation (SARPCCO) plans to establish an electronic system that would link the police and immigration departments to share information on suspects on the "watch list" for effective curbs on crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Popular Road Renovation Campaign

[Shabait] Asmara -The residents of the sub-zones of Hamelmalo, Filfle and Habero, are renovating through popular campaign 8 km long road linking Hamelmalo and Habero sub-zones that was damaged due to flooding.

[Shabait] Asmara -The residents of the sub-zones of Hamelmalo, Filfle and Habero, are renovating through popular campaign 8 km long road linking Hamelmalo and Habero sub-zones that was damaged due to flooding.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea