Knifeman Attacks House of Vice President

[Al Jazeera] A man armed with a machete attacked the country home of Kenya’s deputy president and injured a guard before holing himself up in an outbuilding, police said on Saturday, 10 days before presidential and legislative elections.

[Al Jazeera] A man armed with a machete attacked the country home of Kenya's deputy president and injured a guard before holing himself up in an outbuilding, police said on Saturday, 10 days before presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police End Siege At DP Ruto’s Home

[East African] Elite security forces on Sunday killed a man at the home of Deputy President William Ruto, ending a 20-hour siege that began with an attack in which a policeman was injured, police said.

[East African] Elite security forces on Sunday killed a man at the home of Deputy President William Ruto, ending a 20-hour siege that began with an attack in which a policeman was injured, police said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bodies of Two Soldiers Killed in Mali Helicopter Crash Returned to Germany

[Deutsche Welle] The bodies of two German soldiers whose helicopter had crashed in Mali have been repatriated. The two deaths marked the first fatalities in Germany’s mission in Mali.

[Deutsche Welle] The bodies of two German soldiers whose helicopter had crashed in Mali have been repatriated. The two deaths marked the first fatalities in Germany's mission in Mali.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Deadly Suicide Bombing in Northeast Follows Kidnapping of Oil Team

[Deutsche Welle] The bombing in Borno state, similar to previous attacks by Boko Haram, followed the kidnapping of members of an oil team about a hundred kilometers away. A video has been released showing the hostages.

[Deutsche Welle] The bombing in Borno state, similar to previous attacks by Boko Haram, followed the kidnapping of members of an oil team about a hundred kilometers away. A video has been released showing the hostages.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amnesty International Calls for Release of Deported Activists

[Radio Dabanga] London -Three Sudanese activists who were deported from Saudi Arabia on 11 July were detained by officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) upon arrival in Sudan. They are currently being held at the NISS headquar…

[Radio Dabanga] London -Three Sudanese activists who were deported from Saudi Arabia on 11 July were detained by officers of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) upon arrival in Sudan. They are currently being held at the NISS headquarters in Khartoum North.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Exclusive Breast-Feeding Rate Drops, Working Mothers Blamed

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Mothers who go to work leaving their babies at home have been blamed for Malawi’s decrease in exclusive breast-feeding rate to 61 percent from 71 according to 2016 Demographic Health Survey findings.

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -Mothers who go to work leaving their babies at home have been blamed for Malawi's decrease in exclusive breast-feeding rate to 61 percent from 71 according to 2016 Demographic Health Survey findings.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Saudi Ambassador to Sudan Commends the Level of Sudan-Saudi Bilateral Relations

[SNA] Khartoum -The Saudi Arabian ambassador to the Sudan, Ali Bin Hassan Jaafar, has commended the level of bilateral relation and cooperation between his country and the Sudan.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Saudi Arabian ambassador to the Sudan, Ali Bin Hassan Jaafar, has commended the level of bilateral relation and cooperation between his country and the Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mugabe ‘Would Not Let Me Resign’, Says Ex-VP Mujuru

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s ex-deputy, Joice Mujuru, says her former boss refused her a chance to resign when she was still in government because the veteran Zimbabwean ruler would have been “portrayed as someone who did not want …

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's ex-deputy, Joice Mujuru, says her former boss refused her a chance to resign when she was still in government because the veteran Zimbabwean ruler would have been "portrayed as someone who did not want to leave office".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe