Kenya Ignores Court Orders, Now Targets Journalists

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenyan government has come under criticism for disobeying a court order to lift a ban on television stations that broadcast the mock swearing in of opposition leader Raila Odinga as president.

[CAJ News] Nairobi -THE Kenyan government has come under criticism for disobeying a court order to lift a ban on television stations that broadcast the mock swearing in of opposition leader Raila Odinga as president.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ousted Mugabe Faction Forming New Party?

[CAJ News] Harare -DISGRUNTLED former First Lady, Grace Mugabe, and members of a faction sacked from the ruling party are reportedly forming a party ahead of Zimbabwe’s watershed presidential elections due in August.

[CAJ News] Harare -DISGRUNTLED former First Lady, Grace Mugabe, and members of a faction sacked from the ruling party are reportedly forming a party ahead of Zimbabwe's watershed presidential elections due in August.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Golf – Big International Amateur Challenge At SA Stroke Play Champs

[Sascoc] South Africa’s top amateurs are primed to chase down the silverware in this week’s South African Stroke Play Championship, but the local stars will have a wave of international players to contend with at Pecanwood Golf Estate.

[Sascoc] South Africa's top amateurs are primed to chase down the silverware in this week's South African Stroke Play Championship, but the local stars will have a wave of international players to contend with at Pecanwood Golf Estate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Farm Murder Suspects in Court Today

[Namibian] TWO of the three suspects arrested in connection with the killing of an elderly couple on farm Lindeshof in the Koës area of the //Karas region on Friday night, only confessed to burglary to a Keetmanshoop magistrate yesterday.

[Namibian] TWO of the three suspects arrested in connection with the killing of an elderly couple on farm Lindeshof in the Koës area of the //Karas region on Friday night, only confessed to burglary to a Keetmanshoop magistrate yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Prime Minister Lays Down Cost-Cutting Measures

[Namibian] PRIME Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila last week introduced ways to reduce the cost of running the public service in the next three years, but the state did not provide estimated figures on how much it plans to save.

[Namibian] PRIME Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila last week introduced ways to reduce the cost of running the public service in the next three years, but the state did not provide estimated figures on how much it plans to save.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Turkey’s Foray Into Somalia is a Huge Success, but There Are Risks

[The Conversation Africa] Turkey’s engagement with Somalia is striking for its brevity and ostensible success. Turkey has been involved in Somalia since just 2011, yet Ankara can point to a string of reported accomplishments and an arguably outsized pr…

[The Conversation Africa] Turkey's engagement with Somalia is striking for its brevity and ostensible success. Turkey has been involved in Somalia since just 2011, yet Ankara can point to a string of reported accomplishments and an arguably outsized presence in an often violent country regularly described as a failed state.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia