Attack On Aid Workers Draws Mixed Reactions in South Sudan

[Monitor] A convoy of protection forces from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), together with members of the Ceasefire Transitional Security Arrangement Monitoring Mechanism (CTSAMM) on Tuesday visited the location, approximately 53 ki…

[Monitor] A convoy of protection forces from the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), together with members of the Ceasefire Transitional Security Arrangement Monitoring Mechanism (CTSAMM) on Tuesday visited the location, approximately 53 kilometres outside the capital Juba, where six aid workers were killed last Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

More Than 150,000 Cases Still Unresolved in Courts – Report

[Monitor] Kampala -More than 155,400 cases were pending at all levels of courts as of January 31 this year, a report by Case Backlog Reduction Committee (CBRC) has revealed.

[Monitor] Kampala -More than 155,400 cases were pending at all levels of courts as of January 31 this year, a report by Case Backlog Reduction Committee (CBRC) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament Must Defend Our Constitutional Democracy and Fire Jacob Zuma

[DA] President Jacob Zuma’s decision to fire the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebesi Jonas, should be a rallying call for all South Africans to stand together and defend our hard-won Constitutional Democracy.

[DA] President Jacob Zuma's decision to fire the Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, and the Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebesi Jonas, should be a rallying call for all South Africans to stand together and defend our hard-won Constitutional Democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

About 4.5 Million Children Under Five to Get Polio Vaccination

[Nation] About 4.5 million children under five years in 22 counties will from Saturday be vaccinated against polio in a move the government says will keep the viral infection outside Kenya’s borders.

[Nation] About 4.5 million children under five years in 22 counties will from Saturday be vaccinated against polio in a move the government says will keep the viral infection outside Kenya's borders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Imposes Travel Ban On ICRC Officers in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Mogadishu’s Regional Court had summoned the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to answer a case of Hareasmment and wrongful dismissal as well unreasonable and unduly insensitive manner of abusing its representative in Mogadishu.

[Shabelle] Mogadishu's Regional Court had summoned the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to answer a case of Hareasmment and wrongful dismissal as well unreasonable and unduly insensitive manner of abusing its representative in Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Tokwe-Mukosi Dam Should Be Fully Utilised

[The Herald] Tokwe -Mukosi, now the country’s largest inland dam, is set to attract investments worth millions of dollars, but there is need to come up with a sustainable investment programme to make opportunities attractive to investors.

[The Herald] Tokwe -Mukosi, now the country's largest inland dam, is set to attract investments worth millions of dollars, but there is need to come up with a sustainable investment programme to make opportunities attractive to investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Poor Getting Poorer, Rich Getting Richer – Report

[Monitor] Kampala -The gap between the rich and the poor has continued to widen at an alarming rate, the charity organisation Oxfam reported yesterday in its study on inequality in the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -The gap between the rich and the poor has continued to widen at an alarming rate, the charity organisation Oxfam reported yesterday in its study on inequality in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda