Human Trafficking Crimes Increasing in the East’

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan / Kassala / Wad Madani -Residents of Red Sea state in eastern Sudan reported an increase in crimes concerning refugees and asylum seekers, including kidnappings, in the region.

[Radio Dabanga] Port Sudan / Kassala / Wad Madani -Residents of Red Sea state in eastern Sudan reported an increase in crimes concerning refugees and asylum seekers, including kidnappings, in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Confirmed – Grace Granted Diplomatic Immunity

[News24Wire] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has confirmed that Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane had granted Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.

[News24Wire] The Department of International Relations and Cooperation has confirmed that Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane had granted Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cholera Still Spreading

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / El Gezira / Sennar / Northern State -At least ten Darfuris died of cholera last week. A joint UN-Sudanese mission visited Central Darfur “to report on gaps and challenges in the Acute Watery Diarrhoea response activities”. New …

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / El Gezira / Sennar / Northern State -At least ten Darfuris died of cholera last week. A joint UN-Sudanese mission visited Central Darfur "to report on gaps and challenges in the Acute Watery Diarrhoea response activities". New cases have been recorded south of Khartoum, in eastern Sudan, and in the Northern State.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Former São Tome Presidents Among Observers

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former presidents of São Tomé and Príncipe, Miguel dos Anjos Trovoada and Manuel Pinto da Costa, have been accredited by the National Electoral Commission as observers to the forthcoming 23 August election.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The former presidents of São Tomé and Príncipe, Miguel dos Anjos Trovoada and Manuel Pinto da Costa, have been accredited by the National Electoral Commission as observers to the forthcoming 23 August election.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Amai Grace Mugabe Escapes Court Appearance

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Mrs Grace Mugabe returned home to Zimbabwe with her husband, President Robert Mugabe, on Sunday without having to appear in court on charges of assaulting a woman in a Johannesburg hotel room.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Mrs Grace Mugabe returned home to Zimbabwe with her husband, President Robert Mugabe, on Sunday without having to appear in court on charges of assaulting a woman in a Johannesburg hotel room.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Supreme Court Will Determine Odinga’s Future

[East African] Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga’s fourth stab at the presidency could bring an end to his illustrious political career, which began in 1992, when he was elected Member of Parliament for Lang’ata in Nairobi.

[East African] Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga's fourth stab at the presidency could bring an end to his illustrious political career, which began in 1992, when he was elected Member of Parliament for Lang'ata in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition Challenges Election Result At Supreme Court

[Deutsche Welle] A coalition fighting to unseat President Uhuru Kenyatta has formally requested a review of the August 8 election result. The opposition claims the vote was rigged but has yet to show any evidence of fraud.

[Deutsche Welle] A coalition fighting to unseat President Uhuru Kenyatta has formally requested a review of the August 8 election result. The opposition claims the vote was rigged but has yet to show any evidence of fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Buhari Returns Home After Medical Treatment

[Deutsche Welle] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after more than three months in London for medical treatment. His absence has caused tension and uncertainty at home.

[Deutsche Welle] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria after more than three months in London for medical treatment. His absence has caused tension and uncertainty at home.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Air Zim Bosses to Blame for Grounding, Says Minister

[Zimbabwe Standard] The South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) on Friday stopped a Harare-bound Air Zimbabwe Boeing 767 from taking off at OR Tambo International Airport, claiming it did not have a “foreign operator’s permit.”

[Zimbabwe Standard] The South African Civil Aviation Authority (Sacaa) on Friday stopped a Harare-bound Air Zimbabwe Boeing 767 from taking off at OR Tambo International Airport, claiming it did not have a "foreign operator's permit."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe