Domestic Workers Raped and Abused in Gulf States – Report

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Tanzanian domestic workers in the Gulf are beaten, sexually assaulted and deprived of pay, rights campaigners said on Tuesday as they called for an end to abusive employment rules.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Tanzanian domestic workers in the Gulf are beaten, sexually assaulted and deprived of pay, rights campaigners said on Tuesday as they called for an end to abusive employment rules.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why Al-Shabaab Targets Kenya – and What the Country Can Do About It

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya has suffered the far-reaching effects of repeated attacks by Somalia-based Al-Shabaab terrorist group for years. Tourism has declined. Jobs have been lost and foreign direct investment has withered. The greater Horn of A…

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya has suffered the far-reaching effects of repeated attacks by Somalia-based Al-Shabaab terrorist group for years. Tourism has declined. Jobs have been lost and foreign direct investment has withered. The greater Horn of Africa region bordering Somalia has also suffered, but statistics indicate that Kenya experiences an inordinate number of attacks by the terror group.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Angola – Diabetics Hail Government Initiative

[ANGOP] Luanda -Patients with diabetes resident in Luanda province have reacted positively to the government initiative to exempt the medicines from the payment of customs duties from 2018.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Patients with diabetes resident in Luanda province have reacted positively to the government initiative to exempt the medicines from the payment of customs duties from 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

JKIA a No-Go-Zone for Supporters in Raila Grand Welcome

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance supporters will not be allowed to receive their leader Raila Odinga within the precincts of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has warned.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -National Super Alliance supporters will not be allowed to receive their leader Raila Odinga within the precincts of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Inspector General of Police Joseph Boinnet has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Thika’s Relegation Beckons After Losing to Zoo

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Thika United’s relegation from the Kenyan Premier League beckons after falling 2-1 to Zoo Kericho in a mid-week match played at the Kericho Green Stadium on Wednesday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Thika United's relegation from the Kenyan Premier League beckons after falling 2-1 to Zoo Kericho in a mid-week match played at the Kericho Green Stadium on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

After Military Action, Will Zimbabwe See Democracy or Dictatorship?

[The Conversation Africa] For decades, Robert Mugabe ruled Zimbabwe in a ruthless, even reckless manner. Over nearly 40 years, he turned the “jewel of Africa” into an economic basket case that’s seen inflation of up to 800 percent.

[The Conversation Africa] For decades, Robert Mugabe ruled Zimbabwe in a ruthless, even reckless manner. Over nearly 40 years, he turned the "jewel of Africa" into an economic basket case that's seen inflation of up to 800 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Dismisses Dasuki’s Application for Indefinite Adjournment of Trial

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal High Court, Abuja, has dismissed an application brought by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), seeking an indefinite adjournment of his trial pending determination of appeal at the Court of App…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal High Court, Abuja, has dismissed an application brought by former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd), seeking an indefinite adjournment of his trial pending determination of appeal at the Court of Appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Angola Attends Cop23 Top Level Gathering

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Republic of Angola will participate, in this November 15-16 in Bonn, Germany, in the Top Level Meeting of the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Republic of Angola will participate, in this November 15-16 in Bonn, Germany, in the Top Level Meeting of the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola