Experts Call for Action on Army Abuses

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane needs to move swiftly to assert his authority and act against those responsible for human rights abuses under the previous coalition, even if it means asking Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) …

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane needs to move swiftly to assert his authority and act against those responsible for human rights abuses under the previous coalition, even if it means asking Southern African Development Community's (SADC) military help to apprehend the perpetrators, regional military experts say.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Minibus Drivers in Fracas

[Nyasa Times] The Minibus Owners Association of Malawi (MOAM) has strongly condemned and disassociated itself from the violence perpetrated by some minibus drivers and conductors in Blantyre on Friday morning.

[Nyasa Times] The Minibus Owners Association of Malawi (MOAM) has strongly condemned and disassociated itself from the violence perpetrated by some minibus drivers and conductors in Blantyre on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Leaders Adopt AU Charter On Maritime Security

[Algerie Presse Service] Lome (Togo) -African heads of State and Government have adopted, Saturday in Lomé, the African Union Charter on the Maritime Security, Safety and Development during the AU Extraordinary Summit.

[Algerie Presse Service] Lome (Togo) -African heads of State and Government have adopted, Saturday in Lomé, the African Union Charter on the Maritime Security, Safety and Development during the AU Extraordinary Summit.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Maize Shortage – How Did We Get Here?

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The maize shortage is not new to the country. But a number of factors combined to create a crisis that has become the hottest political issue pitting both sides of the divide.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The maize shortage is not new to the country. But a number of factors combined to create a crisis that has become the hottest political issue pitting both sides of the divide.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parties Wade in Over PM’s Wife Murder Probe

[Lesotho Times] THE youth leagues of the former governing parties have waded into the murder investigation of Prime Minister Thomas Thabane’s wife, Lipolelo Thabane, saying they were ready to assist the police “since it was crystal clear” who was behin…

[Lesotho Times] THE youth leagues of the former governing parties have waded into the murder investigation of Prime Minister Thomas Thabane's wife, Lipolelo Thabane, saying they were ready to assist the police "since it was crystal clear" who was behind it.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

5.6 Million Children in Lake Chad Region At Risk of Waterborne Diseases As Rainy Season Starts – Unicef

[Premium Times] As the rainy season begins, United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has warned that more than 5.6 million children are at increased risk of contracting waterborne diseases, such as cholera and diarrhoea infections, in conflict-affected …

[Premium Times] As the rainy season begins, United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, has warned that more than 5.6 million children are at increased risk of contracting waterborne diseases, such as cholera and diarrhoea infections, in conflict-affected areas of countries around Lake Chad.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Prompted By Lagos Govt. Lawyer, Judge Orders Journalists Out of Court

[Premium Times] A judge of the Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court Friday ordered journalists out of the courtroom during the hearing of a suit filed against the Lagos State Government and five others by the Incorporated Trustees, Association …

[Premium Times] A judge of the Lagos Division of the Lagos State High Court Friday ordered journalists out of the courtroom during the hearing of a suit filed against the Lagos State Government and five others by the Incorporated Trustees, Association of Waste Managers of Nigeria, otherwise known as Private Sector Participation operators of wastes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ethnic Agitation – Military Gives Nigerians Code to Report Threats, Emergencies

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters on Friday assured Nigerians that their lives and property are safe and secured wherever they choose to reside in the nation.

[Premium Times] The Defence Headquarters on Friday assured Nigerians that their lives and property are safe and secured wherever they choose to reside in the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Recruitment of 7,500 Tax Officers – Nigerian Govt. Begins Training of Pilot Set

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it has commenced training of unemployed graduates recruited as Community Tax Liaison Officers to boost tax revenue generation.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government says it has commenced training of unemployed graduates recruited as Community Tax Liaison Officers to boost tax revenue generation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria