Cholera Kills Two in Zimbabwe

[East African] Two people have died of cholera in Zimbabwe and several others have been hospitalised as the southern African country battles the aftermath of floods.

[East African] Two people have died of cholera in Zimbabwe and several others have been hospitalised as the southern African country battles the aftermath of floods.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Turn in Your Rifles, You Old Men and Womanisers, or Risk Society’s Wrath

[East African] A couple of weeks ago, a local musician who isn’t exactly the most famous in the land, staged a song-launch concert in Kampala for his new hit that implores men to return their “rifles” to the sub-county headquarters locally known as gom…

[East African] A couple of weeks ago, a local musician who isn't exactly the most famous in the land, staged a song-launch concert in Kampala for his new hit that implores men to return their "rifles" to the sub-county headquarters locally known as gombolola.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Climate Change – Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda to Benefit From U.S.$6.8 Million Agriculture Grant

[East African] Kenya and Ethiopia, as well as Uganda are among countries that will benefit from a $6.8 million fund to build agricultural resilience against climate change in the Horn of Africa.

[East African] Kenya and Ethiopia, as well as Uganda are among countries that will benefit from a $6.8 million fund to build agricultural resilience against climate change in the Horn of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Information Minister Nnauye Replaced in Cabinet Reshuffle

[East African] President John Magufuli has appointed Harison Mwakyembe as his new Minister for Information, Sports and Culture, in a Cabinet reshuffle announced by State House Wednesday.

[East African] President John Magufuli has appointed Harison Mwakyembe as his new Minister for Information, Sports and Culture, in a Cabinet reshuffle announced by State House Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ICC Orders First Monetary Awards to War Crime Victims

[Al Jazeera] Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday awarded individual and collective reparations to victims of war crimes committed by former Congolese militia leader Germain Katanga.

[Al Jazeera] Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Friday awarded individual and collective reparations to victims of war crimes committed by former Congolese militia leader Germain Katanga.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Uganda At ‘Breaking Point’ From S Sudan Refugee Crisis

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations has warned that Uganda is at a “breaking point” as almost 3,000 refugees pour into the country every day from South Sudan, fleeing violence and famine in the world’s youngest country.

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations has warned that Uganda is at a "breaking point" as almost 3,000 refugees pour into the country every day from South Sudan, fleeing violence and famine in the world's youngest country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed – Help the Somali People

[Al Jazeera] Somalia’s president said on Thursday almost half his country’s people are facing acute food shortages and about 15 percent are facing famine. He urged the world to help.

[Al Jazeera] Somalia's president said on Thursday almost half his country's people are facing acute food shortages and about 15 percent are facing famine. He urged the world to help.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kisumu Aspirant to Empower Sex Workers If Elected Governor

[Nation] A Kisumu governorship aspirant has promised to implement programmes which will empower commercial sex workers in the region and make their business safe and profitable.

[Nation] A Kisumu governorship aspirant has promised to implement programmes which will empower commercial sex workers in the region and make their business safe and profitable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya