Traumatised Baby Chimps Find Love in Guinea Sanctuary

[RFI] The Chimpanzee Conservation Centre in Guinea is a sanctuary for orphaned chimps rescued from poachers, sometimes in the most tragic circumstances. Years are spent to help them overcome the psychological trauma of violent separation from their mot…

[RFI] The Chimpanzee Conservation Centre in Guinea is a sanctuary for orphaned chimps rescued from poachers, sometimes in the most tragic circumstances. Years are spent to help them overcome the psychological trauma of violent separation from their mothers. Some of them never do. The stronger ones are released in the wild after at least 10 years of care.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea

Five Killed in Sudan State Blast

[East African] At least five people were killed and several others injured in a blast in El-Obeid, the capital of Sudan’s North Kordofan State, eyewitnesses said.

[East African] At least five people were killed and several others injured in a blast in El-Obeid, the capital of Sudan's North Kordofan State, eyewitnesses said.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Writers Workshop Held in Bagamoyo

[East African] “I think all three things are concerned with telling a story, there’s never a point where I have to think of photography, filmmaking and writing in different ways.

[East African] "I think all three things are concerned with telling a story, there's never a point where I have to think of photography, filmmaking and writing in different ways.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Thimlich Ohinga, the Unique 600-Year Old Site

[East African] Thimlich Ohinga, an archaeological site in Migori County some 180km southwest of Kisumu City, is an important historical landmark in East Africa but is barely known beyond the immediate vicinity.

[East African] Thimlich Ohinga, an archaeological site in Migori County some 180km southwest of Kisumu City, is an important historical landmark in East Africa but is barely known beyond the immediate vicinity.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kiir Signs Suspicious Oil Agreements to Turn Around Fortunes of Economy

[East African] The South Sudanese government is signing deals with suspected wheelerdealers, some of whom may be out to take advantage of Juba’s financial crisis.

[East African] The South Sudanese government is signing deals with suspected wheelerdealers, some of whom may be out to take advantage of Juba's financial crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Did Zuma Target Gordhan in Midnight Reshuffle?

[East African] In the wake of South African President Jacob Zuma’s recent midnight Cabinet reshuffle, four axed ministers from the African National Congress have resigned.

[East African] In the wake of South African President Jacob Zuma's recent midnight Cabinet reshuffle, four axed ministers from the African National Congress have resigned.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Oil Revenue to Go Directly to Treasury

[East African] Kenya’s oil dollars from its pilot scheme, which starts in the next two months, will go directly to the Treasury accounts, government officials have said.This comes even as the Treasury plans to establish and operationalise a sovereign w…

[East African] Kenya's oil dollars from its pilot scheme, which starts in the next two months, will go directly to the Treasury accounts, government officials have said.This comes even as the Treasury plans to establish and operationalise a sovereign wealth fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya