AMISOM Convoy Targeted in IED Blast Near Mahaday

[Shabelle] Two roadside bomb ripped through an armored convoy of vehicles transporting African Union soldiers near Mahaday district in middle Shabelle region on Tuesday, reports said.

[Shabelle] Two roadside bomb ripped through an armored convoy of vehicles transporting African Union soldiers near Mahaday district in middle Shabelle region on Tuesday, reports said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

UN Warns Millions of Somalis Are At Risk of Famine

[Shabelle] The UN has warned that millions of people in Somalia are at risk of famine after poor rains were forecast for the Horn of African nation that is struggling to recover from last year’s drought — the worst for three decades in some areas.

[Shabelle] The UN has warned that millions of people in Somalia are at risk of famine after poor rains were forecast for the Horn of African nation that is struggling to recover from last year's drought -- the worst for three decades in some areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Updated – 3 Dead, 4 Injured in Adado Fighting

[Shabelle] At least 3 people are confirmed killed, and four others were wounded in Tuesday’s fighting between Somalia’s NISA forces and police in Adado, the interim seat of Galmudug state.

[Shabelle] At least 3 people are confirmed killed, and four others were wounded in Tuesday's fighting between Somalia's NISA forces and police in Adado, the interim seat of Galmudug state.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

SNA, AMISOM Forces Drive Al Shabaab Out of Town

[Shabelle] Somali commando units, along with African Union troops (AMISOM) have pushed Al shabaab out of Barire district in Lower Shabelle region following a joint military operation on Tuesday.

[Shabelle] Somali commando units, along with African Union troops (AMISOM) have pushed Al shabaab out of Barire district in Lower Shabelle region following a joint military operation on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Public Schools to Get 16 Billion Shillings Lab Equipment

[Daily News] The government has purchased lab-facilities worth 16 billion shillings, the Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Prof Joyce Ndalichako, has confirmed.

[Daily News] The government has purchased lab-facilities worth 16 billion shillings, the Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Prof Joyce Ndalichako, has confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UN Women and Partners Seek Ways to Close Gender Data Gaps

[UN News] With only 41 per cent of countries regularly producing data on violence against women and only 13 per cent of countries having a dedicated gender statistics budget, the first-ever United Nations World Data Forum today explored ways to close t…

[UN News] With only 41 per cent of countries regularly producing data on violence against women and only 13 per cent of countries having a dedicated gender statistics budget, the first-ever United Nations World Data Forum today explored ways to close these data gaps.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Nkoana-Mashabane Should Summon Gambian Ambassador

[DA] The DA calls on the Minister of International Relations and Co-operation, Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, to summon the Gambian ambassador to South Africa over President Jammeh’s attempt to steal the election and remain in power at all costs.

[DA] The DA calls on the Minister of International Relations and Co-operation, Ms Maite Nkoana-Mashabane, to summon the Gambian ambassador to South Africa over President Jammeh's attempt to steal the election and remain in power at all costs.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Two Remandees Escape

[Times of Zambia] TWO remandees facing a charge of theft of a motor vehicle caused drama at the Ndola magistrates’ when they escaped as they were being led to the holding cell on Monday.

[Times of Zambia] TWO remandees facing a charge of theft of a motor vehicle caused drama at the Ndola magistrates' when they escaped as they were being led to the holding cell on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia