Buhari Gives Dead People Jobs

[Daily Trust] Late Senator Francis Okpozo is not the only dead person President Muhammadu Buhari appointed onto governing boards of agencies and para state agencies on Friday, checks show.

[Daily Trust] Late Senator Francis Okpozo is not the only dead person President Muhammadu Buhari appointed onto governing boards of agencies and para state agencies on Friday, checks show.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Chief Deplores Helwan Church Attack

[Egypt Online] The United Nations’ Secretary-General condemned Friday’s attack outside Mar Mina church in the Helwan district, south of Cairo, a statement by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General read.

[Egypt Online] The United Nations' Secretary-General condemned Friday's attack outside Mar Mina church in the Helwan district, south of Cairo, a statement by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General read.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Google Internet Balloon Crashes

[Nation] A Google high altitude balloon meant to provide high speed internet in Kenya crashed at Nthambiro in Meru Friday night causing a scare among residents.

[Nation] A Google high altitude balloon meant to provide high speed internet in Kenya crashed at Nthambiro in Meru Friday night causing a scare among residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Interior Ministry – Policeman, 8 Civilians Killed in Helwan Church Attack

[Egypt Online] The Interior Ministry said on Friday 29/12/2017 that security forces wounded and arrested a gunman who attempted to detonate a bomb near Mar Mina Church in Helwan district in southern Cairo.

[Egypt Online] The Interior Ministry said on Friday 29/12/2017 that security forces wounded and arrested a gunman who attempted to detonate a bomb near Mar Mina Church in Helwan district in southern Cairo.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Kenya Says Two Kenyan Alshabab Members Wounded in Air Strikes in Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] The government of Kenya said that two of its citizens who joined Alshabab have been wounded in air strikes that were launched in Somalia by the American drones.

[Dalsan Radio] The government of Kenya said that two of its citizens who joined Alshabab have been wounded in air strikes that were launched in Somalia by the American drones.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Perpetrator of Terrorist Attack On Hewlan Church Arrested

[Egypt Online] A perpetrator of a terrorist attack that targeted a church in Cairo’s Helwan district was arrested on Friday 29/12/2017, an assistant interior minister said.

[Egypt Online] A perpetrator of a terrorist attack that targeted a church in Cairo's Helwan district was arrested on Friday 29/12/2017, an assistant interior minister said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Egypt’s Mufti Condemns N. Sinai Terror Attack

[Egypt Online] Egypt’s Mufti Shawqi Allam on Friday condemned yesterday’s terrorist attack in North Sinai that targeted an Armed Forces vehicle during a security crackdown, leaving one officer and five soldiers dead.

[Egypt Online] Egypt's Mufti Shawqi Allam on Friday condemned yesterday's terrorist attack in North Sinai that targeted an Armed Forces vehicle during a security crackdown, leaving one officer and five soldiers dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Health Ministry – 10 Killed, 5 Injured in Hewlan Church Attack

[Egypt Online] Ten people were killed and five others injured in a terrorist attack on Mari Mina Church in Helwan district, south of Cairo, said spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed.

[Egypt Online] Ten people were killed and five others injured in a terrorist attack on Mari Mina Church in Helwan district, south of Cairo, said spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

A Border Wall Sparks Tensions – Between Two East African Nations

[Dalsan Radio] For the last one week, there was a dispute between the residents of Balad Hawa town in Gedo region and Kenyan armed forces. The dispute arose after the Kenyan government once again started the construction of the wall at the border betwe…

[Dalsan Radio] For the last one week, there was a dispute between the residents of Balad Hawa town in Gedo region and Kenyan armed forces. The dispute arose after the Kenyan government once again started the construction of the wall at the border between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Scholars Hail Leap Forward in TPLF’s Recent Renewal

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA – The recently held deep renewal conference of Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) was full of extraordinary features that could transform its future activities, according to scholars.

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - The recently held deep renewal conference of Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) was full of extraordinary features that could transform its future activities, according to scholars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia