General, Saleh Briefed On Overall Situations in West Kordofan

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President and the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh was assured, Wednesday, on the social, political and security situations and the process of the tribal reconciliation in West Kordofan State.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President and the National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh was assured, Wednesday, on the social, political and security situations and the process of the tribal reconciliation in West Kordofan State.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

SUNA Forum to Host Al-Quds International Foundation Thursday

[SNA] Khartoum -The Press Forum of Sudan News Agency(SUNA) will host at 02:00 noon Thursday, Al-Quds International Foundation to review the latest developments of situation inside Palestine and unprecedented attack against Al-Aqsa Mosque by banning pra…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Press Forum of Sudan News Agency(SUNA) will host at 02:00 noon Thursday, Al-Quds International Foundation to review the latest developments of situation inside Palestine and unprecedented attack against Al-Aqsa Mosque by banning prayers at the Mosque for the first time since 1969.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ethnic Contest and Electoral Violence in Northern Kenya

[ICG] Kenya’s 2010 constitution was intended to end fierce electoral battles, but in the northern counties of Isiolo and Marsabit it has exacerbated ethnic and border tensions. To prevent these issues causing political violence at elections in August, …

[ICG] Kenya's 2010 constitution was intended to end fierce electoral battles, but in the northern counties of Isiolo and Marsabit it has exacerbated ethnic and border tensions. To prevent these issues causing political violence at elections in August, stakeholders should deploy more personnel and work toward intercommunal reconciliation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Deploy 30,000 Cops to Cover Lagos LG Elections

[This Day] To cover the length and breadth of Lagos State for the forthcoming local government elections on Saturday, the state police command on Tuesday said no fewer than 30,000 policemen would be deployed.

[This Day] To cover the length and breadth of Lagos State for the forthcoming local government elections on Saturday, the state police command on Tuesday said no fewer than 30,000 policemen would be deployed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Zuma ‘Makes Us Feel Awkward for Being Black and Smart’

[GroundUp] About a hundred civil society organisations gathered at the Rhema Bible Church in Randburg on Tuesday to participate in The Conference for The Future of South Africa. Hosted by the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation and Save SA, the organisers said t…

[GroundUp] About a hundred civil society organisations gathered at the Rhema Bible Church in Randburg on Tuesday to participate in The Conference for The Future of South Africa. Hosted by the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation and Save SA, the organisers said the aim of the conference was to unite civil society in the fight against state capture.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DA Won’t Let Aguma Off the Hook – Waters

[News24Wire] James Aguma’s resignation from the SABC will not mean he’ll be left off the hook for his part in the institutional breakdown at the public broadcaster, the Democratic Alliance vowed on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] James Aguma's resignation from the SABC will not mean he'll be left off the hook for his part in the institutional breakdown at the public broadcaster, the Democratic Alliance vowed on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pollard, Cronjé Invited to Bok Assessment Camp

[News24Wire] Flyhalves Handré Pollard and Lionel Cronjé are among 14 players invited to a Springbok medical and conditioning assessment camp, which will be held in Stellenbosch next week.

[News24Wire] Flyhalves Handré Pollard and Lionel Cronjé are among 14 players invited to a Springbok medical and conditioning assessment camp, which will be held in Stellenbosch next week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Laikipia’s Irungu Wants Mureithi Barred From Using JP’s Images

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Electoral Code of Conduct Enforcement Committee sitting at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre Tuesday listened to 18 disputes presented before it by different candidates.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Electoral Code of Conduct Enforcement Committee sitting at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre Tuesday listened to 18 disputes presented before it by different candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya