Somalia Seeks U.S.$864 Million in Humanitarian Aid As 3 Million People Face Biting Drought

[Dalsan Radio] Aid agencies in Somalia have appealed US$864 million in relief aid to reach 3.9 million urgently to save lives , OCHA Somalia said on Tuesday when it launched the Humanitarian Response Plan for Somalia for 2017 Mogadishu.

[Dalsan Radio] Aid agencies in Somalia have appealed US$864 million in relief aid to reach 3.9 million urgently to save lives , OCHA Somalia said on Tuesday when it launched the Humanitarian Response Plan for Somalia for 2017 Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

30 Women Stranded in Mali

[Times of Zambia] MORE than 30 Zambian women married to Malian men are stranded in that country after either being widowed or divorced.

[Times of Zambia] MORE than 30 Zambian women married to Malian men are stranded in that country after either being widowed or divorced.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Convince, Not Coerce Kenyans to Register as Voters – Rights Group

[Capital FM] Nairobi -In the next 30 days, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission will be registering voters in what has intensified the scramble for votes ahead of the August General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -In the next 30 days, the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission will be registering voters in what has intensified the scramble for votes ahead of the August General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Woman Guilty of 11-Month-Old’s Drowning

[Namibian] THE tragic drowning of an 11-month-old boy in a swimming pool of an alleged day-care centre in Windhoek in November 2012 resulted from negligence on the part of the owner of the place where the boy had been left by his mother, a magistrate r…

[Namibian] THE tragic drowning of an 11-month-old boy in a swimming pool of an alleged day-care centre in Windhoek in November 2012 resulted from negligence on the part of the owner of the place where the boy had been left by his mother, a magistrate ruled on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Presidential Term Limit and National Union Government Discussed in Arusha

[Iwacu] The mediator in the Burundi conflict, William Benjamin Mkapa, organized a session on 16 January in Arusha for different stakeholders in the Burundi crisis. The presidential term limit and formation of a Government of National Union have mainly …

[Iwacu] The mediator in the Burundi conflict, William Benjamin Mkapa, organized a session on 16 January in Arusha for different stakeholders in the Burundi crisis. The presidential term limit and formation of a Government of National Union have mainly been discussed among other points, says Bamvuginyumvira, Chairman of opposition party Frodebu.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

KRU Mourns the Death of Homeboyz Prop Wekesa

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Messages of condolences continue to stream in in memory of Homeboyz RFC prop forward Andrew Wekesa with Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) on Tuesday mourning the death of the former Kenya 15s player who was murdered on Monday night.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Messages of condolences continue to stream in in memory of Homeboyz RFC prop forward Andrew Wekesa with Kenya Rugby Union (KRU) on Tuesday mourning the death of the former Kenya 15s player who was murdered on Monday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bond Notes Protesters Trial Set

[New Zimbabwe] Three suspected leaders of activist group # Tajamuka arrested while addressing journalists on bond notes last year will now go on trial next month.

[New Zimbabwe] Three suspected leaders of activist group # Tajamuka arrested while addressing journalists on bond notes last year will now go on trial next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe