Gunmen Kill Judge

[Shabelle] Suspected Al Shabaab militants were reported to have shot and killed an assistant judge in Wanlaweyne district in Somalia’s Southern Lower Shabelle region on Saturday night.

[Shabelle] Suspected Al Shabaab militants were reported to have shot and killed an assistant judge in Wanlaweyne district in Somalia's Southern Lower Shabelle region on Saturday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Dispute Leaves South Darfur State Employees Unpaid

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The employees of South Darfur state have not yet received their January salaries owing to a conflict concerning a salary deduction in support of a large school event later this year.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The employees of South Darfur state have not yet received their January salaries owing to a conflict concerning a salary deduction in support of a large school event later this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Between Obasanjo and Buhari – the Dangers, the Fear

[Vanguard] For two men whose ideas of Nigerian unity are poles apart, one vigorously into farming, and the other a herdsman with a ranch, Nigerians should watch it. Is Olusegun Obasanjo a strategic thinker or a hype-man? Is President Muhammadu Buhari a…

[Vanguard] For two men whose ideas of Nigerian unity are poles apart, one vigorously into farming, and the other a herdsman with a ranch, Nigerians should watch it. Is Olusegun Obasanjo a strategic thinker or a hype-man? Is President Muhammadu Buhari a strong and effective person or an insensitive and ineffectual nepotic leader? These two issues stick to the core of recent developments in Nigeria regarding the President Buhari governance processes, outputs and outcomes, as well as last week's scathing special press s

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Orders Ex-Navy Chief to Pay U.S.$25,000 to Herdsman

[Vanguard] An Ilorin High Court has ordered a retired navy chief, Vice- Admiral Samuel Olajide Afolayan, to pay N9 million being the cost of damages and for detaining 42 cows belonging to a Fulani herdsman, Alhaji Abubakar Abdullahi, illegally and unco…

[Vanguard] An Ilorin High Court has ordered a retired navy chief, Vice- Admiral Samuel Olajide Afolayan, to pay N9 million being the cost of damages and for detaining 42 cows belonging to a Fulani herdsman, Alhaji Abubakar Abdullahi, illegally and unconstitutionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Significant Increase in Leukaemia Cases

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli -The number of miscarriages and cases of allergy and leukaemia has notably increased in Kadugli in South Kordofan, after a gold extraction plant was established north of the town.

[Radio Dabanga] Kadugli -The number of miscarriages and cases of allergy and leukaemia has notably increased in Kadugli in South Kordofan, after a gold extraction plant was established north of the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Has Instituted Measures to Fight Terror – Kenyatta

[Shabelle] President Kenyatta told the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) meeting in Addis Ababa on Saturday evening that one of the measures was the establishment of a National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC), a multi-agency mechanism that…

[Shabelle] President Kenyatta told the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC) meeting in Addis Ababa on Saturday evening that one of the measures was the establishment of a National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC), a multi-agency mechanism that ensures Kenya's counter-terrorism policies are implemented.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Weah Makes Additional Appointments in Govt

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President George Manneh Weah has made additional appointments affecting various ministries and agencies with some new faces like Tete Gebro, Estelle Liberty-Kermoh, Jefferson Koijee, Phil Dixon, among others.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President George Manneh Weah has made additional appointments affecting various ministries and agencies with some new faces like Tete Gebro, Estelle Liberty-Kermoh, Jefferson Koijee, Phil Dixon, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia