‘VP Boakai Lacks Leadership Pedigree’ – Jewel Howard Taylor

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Vice Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) Senator Jewel Howard Taylor said Vice President Joseph Boakai lacks the pedigree of a leader and has no moral ground to question the leadership ability of…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Vice Standard Bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) Senator Jewel Howard Taylor said Vice President Joseph Boakai lacks the pedigree of a leader and has no moral ground to question the leadership ability of CDC Standard Bearer Senator George Weah and his bid for the Liberian Presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Somali Police Celebrates 74 Years of Existence

[Shabelle] The Somali Police force marked its 74th anniversary with its leadership announcing a raft of reforms, aimed at strengthening its capacity to restore the country’s security.

[Shabelle] The Somali Police force marked its 74th anniversary with its leadership announcing a raft of reforms, aimed at strengthening its capacity to restore the country's security.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Refugees in Kenya Caught Between Ration Cuts and War At Home

[Shabelle] Somali refugees in Kenya are free to choose whether to go home, a top U.N. official said on Tuesday, despite many families saying debts accumulated to feed their children after cuts in rations are forcing them to return to a war zone.

[Shabelle] Somali refugees in Kenya are free to choose whether to go home, a top U.N. official said on Tuesday, despite many families saying debts accumulated to feed their children after cuts in rations are forcing them to return to a war zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Short Rations Deepen Food Shortage in Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association complains that little food aid has reached the displaced camps in Darfur for more than four months. The Association has warned of the consequences of this and its impact on the displ…

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur -The Darfur Displaced and Refugees Association complains that little food aid has reached the displaced camps in Darfur for more than four months. The Association has warned of the consequences of this and its impact on the displaced people in the light of the failure of the agricultural season this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Country’s ‘Military-Assisted Transition’ and Prospects for Recovery

[ICG] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has the chance to embark on a much-needed process of economic and governance reform in Zimbabwe. The military’s role in the political transition casts a shadow on the road to credible elections, which remain a priorit…

[ICG] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has the chance to embark on a much-needed process of economic and governance reform in Zimbabwe. The military's role in the political transition casts a shadow on the road to credible elections, which remain a priority if his government is to earn national and international legitimacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sseggona, Niwagaba Arrested As Six Sue Kadaga

[Monitor] Kampala -Two days after Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga ejected six MPs from participating in the on-going presidential age limit debate, she has subsequently, been sued before the High Court in Kampala over the same.

[Monitor] Kampala -Two days after Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga ejected six MPs from participating in the on-going presidential age limit debate, she has subsequently, been sued before the High Court in Kampala over the same.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda