Rebels Seek Help to Quash Machar’s Spokesman Death Penalty

[East African] South Sudanese rebels are seeking the intervention of the region and international community to help quash a death penalty handed to a top rebel official.

[East African] South Sudanese rebels are seeking the intervention of the region and international community to help quash a death penalty handed to a top rebel official.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Minster Hosh Details His Working Trip to Puntland

[Shabelle] Somalia’s Minister of Constitution Abdirahman Hosh Jibril is in Garowe for talks. The minister told reporters that his trip to Garowe aimed to hold consultation with Puntland civil society and parliament on constitutional review process.

[Shabelle] Somalia's Minister of Constitution Abdirahman Hosh Jibril is in Garowe for talks. The minister told reporters that his trip to Garowe aimed to hold consultation with Puntland civil society and parliament on constitutional review process.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Miguna Sues the State for Being Declared Illegal Immigrant

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Miguna Miguna who was been declared a prohibited immigrant in Kenya has sued the government following his deportation and cancellation of his citizenship.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Miguna Miguna who was been declared a prohibited immigrant in Kenya has sued the government following his deportation and cancellation of his citizenship.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jailed Ethiopian Journalist Refuses Forced Confession

[ENA] The International Press Institute (IPI) today called for the immediate and unconditional release of Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega, whose presidential pardon remains in doubt after he refused to sign a forced confession.

[ENA] The International Press Institute (IPI) today called for the immediate and unconditional release of Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega, whose presidential pardon remains in doubt after he refused to sign a forced confession.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Tax Body, Banks to Auction Rwigara Property

[East African] The Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) says it will, by the end of February, recover $6 million (Rwf5 billion) it says is owed by Premier Tobacco Company, which belongs to the family of jailed government critic, Diane Rwigara.

[East African] The Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) says it will, by the end of February, recover $6 million (Rwf5 billion) it says is owed by Premier Tobacco Company, which belongs to the family of jailed government critic, Diane Rwigara.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Communal Clashes Escalate Nigeria Displacement Crisis

[CAJ News] Abuja -CLASHES between farmers and herdsmen coupled with ongoing anti-terror operations by the military have displaced about 80 000 civilians in Nigeria since the beginning of the year.

[CAJ News] Abuja -CLASHES between farmers and herdsmen coupled with ongoing anti-terror operations by the military have displaced about 80 000 civilians in Nigeria since the beginning of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Councils Urged to Integrate Nutrition Issues in DDPS

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Government has advised district councils in the country to incorporate issues of nutrition in their development plans to move in tandem with Malawi Growth and Development Strategy III (MDGSIII).

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Government has advised district councils in the country to incorporate issues of nutrition in their development plans to move in tandem with Malawi Growth and Development Strategy III (MDGSIII).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mathare Top KPL Standings After Week Two

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two identical 2-1 wins in two consecutive matches have seen 2008 Kenyan Premier League champions Mathare United zoom top of the standings, a sharp contrast to their performance last season that saw them battle relegation the entir…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Two identical 2-1 wins in two consecutive matches have seen 2008 Kenyan Premier League champions Mathare United zoom top of the standings, a sharp contrast to their performance last season that saw them battle relegation the entire season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya