Militant Attacks Leave 35 Dead in Coastal Cabo Delgado

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Five people were killed last night in an attack on Namaluco, Maomia district, late last night (6 June). No more details are available. (O Pais online 7 June)

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Five people were killed last night in an attack on Namaluco, Maomia district, late last night (6 June). No more details are available. (O Pais online 7 June)

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

First Eurobond Debt Repayment to Cost Taxpayers Sh97.7bn

[Nation] Repayments to the first Eurobond will cost taxpayers more than Sh97.71 billion in financial year starting next month, Treasury statistics show, underlining the pain of growing reliance on external borrowing for infrastructure development.

[Nation] Repayments to the first Eurobond will cost taxpayers more than Sh97.71 billion in financial year starting next month, Treasury statistics show, underlining the pain of growing reliance on external borrowing for infrastructure development.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S. Ambassador Denies Regime Change Accusation

[VOA] The new U.S. ambassador to South Sudan is denying oft-repeated accusations from the Kiir administration that the United States wants regime change in South Sudan; but, Thomas Hushek says the U.S. wants to see peace restored after four-and-a-half …

[VOA] The new U.S. ambassador to South Sudan is denying oft-repeated accusations from the Kiir administration that the United States wants regime change in South Sudan; but, Thomas Hushek says the U.S. wants to see peace restored after four-and-a-half years of fighting.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

UN Sanctions Six Human Traffickers

[VOA] The U.N. Security Council has designated six human traffickers for international sanctions for their exploitation of thousands of migrants off Libya’s coast.

[VOA] The U.N. Security Council has designated six human traffickers for international sanctions for their exploitation of thousands of migrants off Libya's coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

The Country Risks Another Sham Poll Without Electoral Reform – HRW

[VOA] Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the Zimbabwe government’s failure to carry out legal and electoral reforms threatens the credibility of the country’s general election next month.

[VOA] Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the Zimbabwe government's failure to carry out legal and electoral reforms threatens the credibility of the country's general election next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt’s Alcohol, Tobacco Tariff Hike

[Vanguard] The moves by stakeholders in the alcohol and tobacco sectors of the economy to get the Federal Government to abandon its plans to hike excise tariffs on their products are understandable. It is their constitutional right to engage the govern…

[Vanguard] The moves by stakeholders in the alcohol and tobacco sectors of the economy to get the Federal Government to abandon its plans to hike excise tariffs on their products are understandable. It is their constitutional right to engage the government through lawful means to protect their interests, especially jobs, in the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

June 12 – Buhari Has Honoured Democracy, Says Tinubu

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has shown that he is not only a democrat but honours democracy, All Progressives Congress, APC leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has said.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari has shown that he is not only a democrat but honours democracy, All Progressives Congress, APC leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu has said.

Offa Bank Robbery – Police Have Received My Response to Allegations – Saraki

[Vanguard] The brick-bats between Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and the Police over Offa bank robbery continued, yesterday, as the former said the latter had received his response in written form.

[Vanguard] The brick-bats between Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, and the Police over Offa bank robbery continued, yesterday, as the former said the latter had received his response in written form.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Labour Drags IOCs to ILO, Alleges Unfair Labour Practices

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has dragged major International Oil Companies, IOCs, before the ongoing 107th session of the International Labour Organisation, ILO, over alleged anti-labour policies, practices and…

[Vanguard] Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, has dragged major International Oil Companies, IOCs, before the ongoing 107th session of the International Labour Organisation, ILO, over alleged anti-labour policies, practices and activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria