Dineo Aftermath – Stranded Families ‘Airlifted to Safety’

[News24Wire] Two Air Force of Zimbabwe helicopters were deployed to airlift to safety at least 50 families stranded by floods this weekend in the southern district of Tsholotsho, a minister said.

[News24Wire] Two Air Force of Zimbabwe helicopters were deployed to airlift to safety at least 50 families stranded by floods this weekend in the southern district of Tsholotsho, a minister said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Political Parties Expected to Submit Nomination Rules to IEBC Starting Today

[Capital FM] Nairobi — Political parties were on Monday expected to start submitting their party nomination rules to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Political parties were on Monday expected to start submitting their party nomination rules to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Supersport Loses NBA Africa Rights to Zimbabwe Tycoon

[Nation] Kwesé Sports, the pan-African sports television company owned by Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, has secured exclusive African broadcast rights for the US National Basketball Association (NBA) taking the battle for sports viewership in Kenya and the continent a notch higher.

[Nation] Kwesé Sports, the pan-African sports television company owned by Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, has secured exclusive African broadcast rights for the US National Basketball Association (NBA) taking the battle for sports viewership in Kenya and the continent a notch higher.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Troika Commends Govt’s Decision to Accept U.S. Aid Proposal

[SNA] Khartoum -The Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States) said it was encouraged by the government decision to accept a US proposal for supporting humanitarian assistance to the two areas in the Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States) said it was encouraged by the government decision to accept a US proposal for supporting humanitarian assistance to the two areas in the Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Clamp-Down in North Darfur Capital Following Militia-Army Clash

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The situation in the North Darfur capital remained tense today in the aftermath of clashes between Sudanese regular forces and militiamen yesterday that left at least one army officer dead, and four soldiers wounded.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The situation in the North Darfur capital remained tense today in the aftermath of clashes between Sudanese regular forces and militiamen yesterday that left at least one army officer dead, and four soldiers wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Central Darfur Police Disperse Demo At UNAMID Base

[Radio Dabanga] Mukjar -Displaced people from Nazho and Mukjar camps in Central Darfur staged a protest outside the headquarters of Unamid on Thursday after a charcoal was killed by militiamen. Police dispersed the protest.

[Radio Dabanga] Mukjar -Displaced people from Nazho and Mukjar camps in Central Darfur staged a protest outside the headquarters of Unamid on Thursday after a charcoal was killed by militiamen. Police dispersed the protest.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Peaceful Presidential Handover Bolsters Hope

[Dalsan Radio] A Washington D.C. taxi driver from Somalia reflected the mixture of relief and anxiety among his countrymen back home and other observers the day after the country’s latest momentous election last week. “My heart is smiling,” he told me …

[Dalsan Radio] A Washington D.C. taxi driver from Somalia reflected the mixture of relief and anxiety among his countrymen back home and other observers the day after the country's latest momentous election last week. "My heart is smiling," he told me after I'd greeted him with some of the few words of Somali that I know. But our conversation soon turned, naturally, to the hurdles yet to come for a strategic but struggling coastal sliver along the Horn of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia