UN Urge African Leaders to Join War On Al-Shabaab

[Shabelle] A UN official has urged Muslim leaders in Africa to join the fight against violent extremism, warning that its continued growth on the continent will reverse the development gains.

[Shabelle] A UN official has urged Muslim leaders in Africa to join the fight against violent extremism, warning that its continued growth on the continent will reverse the development gains.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Minister Labour Blamed for Fraud

[Shabelle] The Minister of labour and social affairs of Somalia’s Federal government Saleh Ahmed Jama has been blamed for corruption, and embezzlement as he is in office for only three months.

[Shabelle] The Minister of labour and social affairs of Somalia's Federal government Saleh Ahmed Jama has been blamed for corruption, and embezzlement as he is in office for only three months.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

El-Rufai Probes Discovery of AK-47 Rifles At Accident Scene

[Vanguard] Kaduna State Government has ordered an investigation into the discovery of five locally-made AK-47 rifles and magazines in a car that was involved in an accident last week.

[Vanguard] Kaduna State Government has ordered an investigation into the discovery of five locally-made AK-47 rifles and magazines in a car that was involved in an accident last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Deputy Chief of NISA Announces Departure

[Shabelle] The deputy chief of Somalia’s Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) Abdisalam Yusuf Guled has announced his resignation of Sunday. Guled has tendered his resignation as NISA’s deputy head to the President of the Federal republic of Somalia…

[Shabelle] The deputy chief of Somalia's Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA) Abdisalam Yusuf Guled has announced his resignation of Sunday. Guled has tendered his resignation as NISA's deputy head to the President of the Federal republic of Somalia Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Deutsche Welle Journalist Detained in DRC, Family Says

[Iwacu] A Burundian journalist working for Deutsche Welle, Antideteste Niragira called his family at midday on 19 May to tell them he had been arrested by intelligence agents in DRC. The family believes he is being held in dungeons controlled by the in…

[Iwacu] A Burundian journalist working for Deutsche Welle, Antideteste Niragira called his family at midday on 19 May to tell them he had been arrested by intelligence agents in DRC. The family believes he is being held in dungeons controlled by the intelligence services in South Kivu, across the border in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

‘Sudan Should Implement Democratic Reforms’ – UN Human Rights Expert

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -During his fourth visit to Sudan, the UN Independent Expert on the Situation of Human Rights in Sudan, Aristide Nononsi, witnessed positive developments, yet he remains concerned about a number of human rights issues in the co…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -During his fourth visit to Sudan, the UN Independent Expert on the Situation of Human Rights in Sudan, Aristide Nononsi, witnessed positive developments, yet he remains concerned about a number of human rights issues in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Forces Attack Minawi’s SLM Rebels in Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / Khartoum -Fierce fighting erupted between Sudanese government forces and combatants of the Sudan Liberation Movement headed by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) in East and North Darfur on Friday.

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / Khartoum -Fierce fighting erupted between Sudanese government forces and combatants of the Sudan Liberation Movement headed by Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) in East and North Darfur on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan