Suspected KDF Jets Bomb Al Shabaab Base in Somalia

[Shabelle] Suspected Kenyan air force fighter jets have launched an air raid on Al shabaab controlled location near the southern port city of Kismayo on Wednesday, residents said.

[Shabelle] Suspected Kenyan air force fighter jets have launched an air raid on Al shabaab controlled location near the southern port city of Kismayo on Wednesday, residents said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

North African Migrants Sold in Libya’s Slave Markets

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says that young men from North Africa migrating to Libya or Europe in search of jobs increasingly are being caught up and auctioned off as cheap labor, in what has become a booming “slave trade” …

[VOA] The International Organization for Migration (IOM) says that young men from North Africa migrating to Libya or Europe in search of jobs increasingly are being caught up and auctioned off as cheap labor, in what has become a booming "slave trade" in Libya.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Drugmaker to Finance Training for Tanzanians

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has announced a new scholarship to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health. The plan also seeks to strengthen the capacity of health systems in Africa.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has announced a new scholarship to support the training and development of the next generation of leaders in global health. The plan also seeks to strengthen the capacity of health systems in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Voter Chaos in Kamuli By-Election, 7 Arrested Over Bribery

[Observer] Seven people have been arrested on suspicion that they were giving out money to compel voters to vote in favour of Rehema Watongola one of the candidates in today’s Kamuli by-election.

[Observer] Seven people have been arrested on suspicion that they were giving out money to compel voters to vote in favour of Rehema Watongola one of the candidates in today's Kamuli by-election.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Did Police Act Independently in Hichilema Midnight Raid?

[Zambia Reports] Presidential press Amos Chanda has issued a statement claiming State House has not interfered with the arrest of leading opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema.

[Zambia Reports] Presidential press Amos Chanda has issued a statement claiming State House has not interfered with the arrest of leading opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Lions Club in Charity Golf for Needy Students

[Nyasa Times] Lions Club of Blantyre is eyeing to raise K18.7 million through a charity golf tournament slated for Saturday 22nd April, 2017 in aid of Namikasi Day Secondary School students who are facing accommodation problems.

[Nyasa Times] Lions Club of Blantyre is eyeing to raise K18.7 million through a charity golf tournament slated for Saturday 22nd April, 2017 in aid of Namikasi Day Secondary School students who are facing accommodation problems.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kamuli Municipality MP By-Election Turns Chaotic

[Monitor] Chaotic scenes have been reported in the ongoing Kamuli municipality MP by-election as Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) supporters accuse police of protecting those involved in voter bribery.

[Monitor] Chaotic scenes have been reported in the ongoing Kamuli municipality MP by-election as Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) supporters accuse police of protecting those involved in voter bribery.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Electoral Commission Meets Stakeholders On By-Elections

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Tuesday briefed the Lilongwe Multi-Party Liaison Committee (MPLC) and other electoral stakeholders as regards issues surrounding the impending Lilongwe City South East by elections.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Tuesday briefed the Lilongwe Multi-Party Liaison Committee (MPLC) and other electoral stakeholders as regards issues surrounding the impending Lilongwe City South East by elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi