UNAMID Peacekeeper Killed in South Darfur Carjacking

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -A soldier serving with the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (Unamid) was killed by unknown gunmen in a carjacking in downtown Nyala, the capital of South Darfur on Wednesday.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -A soldier serving with the African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur (Unamid) was killed by unknown gunmen in a carjacking in downtown Nyala, the capital of South Darfur on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al-Shabab Militants Bombs Safaricom Mast in Garissa

[Shabelle] Al Shabaab militants destroyed a Safaricom mast at Fafi center, Garissa county, at about 10pm on Wednesday night. Fafi sub-county OCPD John Ogola confirmed the attack, saying police were pursuing the militants.

[Shabelle] Al Shabaab militants destroyed a Safaricom mast at Fafi center, Garissa county, at about 10pm on Wednesday night. Fafi sub-county OCPD John Ogola confirmed the attack, saying police were pursuing the militants.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ten Foreign Teams for Genocide Memorial Volleyball Tournament

[New Times] Ten foreign teams have so far confirmed their participation in this year’s Genocide memorial volleyball tournament, which is scheduled to be held this weekend in Kigali.

[New Times] Ten foreign teams have so far confirmed their participation in this year's Genocide memorial volleyball tournament, which is scheduled to be held this weekend in Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Presidents to be Elected Amid Rising Populism

[The Conversation Africa] Both South Africa and Namibia’s governing parties are set to hold elective congresses before the end of this year. Those who win the leadership contests will each lead their respective parties into a general election in 2019 a…

[The Conversation Africa] Both South Africa and Namibia's governing parties are set to hold elective congresses before the end of this year. Those who win the leadership contests will each lead their respective parties into a general election in 2019 as their presidential candidate. How this happens will be crucial for both countries' political futures.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rwanda U-16 Teams in High Spirit Ahead of Fiba Africa Zone V

[New Times] The national basketball U-16 teams (boy and girls) are in a buoyant mood ahead of the start of this year’s FIBA Africa Zone V Championship on Friday at Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Indoor Stadium in Mombasa.

[New Times] The national basketball U-16 teams (boy and girls) are in a buoyant mood ahead of the start of this year's FIBA Africa Zone V Championship on Friday at Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) Indoor Stadium in Mombasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Over One Million Residents in Wakiso Use Unsafe Water

[Monitor] Wakiso -The United Nations (UN) in July 2010 endorsed a resolution declaring safe and clean drinking water and sanitation a human right and committed governments to realise the need for clean and safe water.

[Monitor] Wakiso -The United Nations (UN) in July 2010 endorsed a resolution declaring safe and clean drinking water and sanitation a human right and committed governments to realise the need for clean and safe water.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Commission Uncovers Rot in Wakiso Land Office

[Monitor] Wakiso -Land registrars in Wakiso District suspected to have fraudulently sold off wetlands and forest reserves and issued land titles to the buyers have been summoned to appear before the commission of inquiry.

[Monitor] Wakiso -Land registrars in Wakiso District suspected to have fraudulently sold off wetlands and forest reserves and issued land titles to the buyers have been summoned to appear before the commission of inquiry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mukiibi Founded, Owned All His Schools and Colleges – Fr Luzindana

[Monitor] Kampala -The youth chaplain of Kampala Archdiocese has dismissed claims that there is an unseen hand of a funding godfather that props the properties of the late director of St Lawrence Schools and Colleges.

[Monitor] Kampala -The youth chaplain of Kampala Archdiocese has dismissed claims that there is an unseen hand of a funding godfather that props the properties of the late director of St Lawrence Schools and Colleges.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda