Hirshabelle Sets Date for the Presidential Election

[Shabelle] JOWHAR, Somalia – The newly formed Electoral Commission of Somalia’s southern semi-autonomous region of HirShabelle has announced the date for the Presidential election.

[Shabelle] JOWHAR, Somalia - The newly formed Electoral Commission of Somalia's southern semi-autonomous region of HirShabelle has announced the date for the Presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AU Mission Gets Renewed, With Some Trims

[Shabelle] The African Union’s multinational peacekeeping force in Somalia is shrinking slightly by the end of the year as it heads toward planned withdrawal from the country by 2020.

[Shabelle] The African Union's multinational peacekeeping force in Somalia is shrinking slightly by the end of the year as it heads toward planned withdrawal from the country by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Makarfi Warns Against Further Wrangling in PDP

[Guardian] Abuja and Awka -Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has cautioned warring members of the party against internal wrangling in the party.

[Guardian] Abuja and Awka -Chairman of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) National Caretaker Committee, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has cautioned warring members of the party against internal wrangling in the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Student Eugene Ikejemba Bags PhD in Record Time

[This is Africa] 27 year-old Nigerian, Eugene Chidiebere Xavier Ikejemba bagged his PhD from the University of Twente in Enschede, the Netherlands. He completed his PhD in two and a half years and his research focused on enhancing sustainable developme…

[This is Africa] 27 year-old Nigerian, Eugene Chidiebere Xavier Ikejemba bagged his PhD from the University of Twente in Enschede, the Netherlands. He completed his PhD in two and a half years and his research focused on enhancing sustainable development in Sub-Saharan Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Delta Monarch Urges Faithful Implementation of 6-3-3-4 System

[Guardian] Asaba -The Orodije Okpe Kingdom in Okpe local government area of Delta State, Major General Felix Mujekpero (rtd.) has canvassed a return to the original concept of the 6-3-3-4 system to achieve sustainable technological growth and development.

[Guardian] Asaba -The Orodije Okpe Kingdom in Okpe local government area of Delta State, Major General Felix Mujekpero (rtd.) has canvassed a return to the original concept of the 6-3-3-4 system to achieve sustainable technological growth and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Parade Pastor Arrested With Human Heart in Calabar

[Guardian] Calabar -The Cross River State police command will soon charged to court the pastor of Royal God’s Commandments Ministry, one Mr. Tony Obo-Ekpeyong, for allegedly abducting and killing a 19-month-old baby girl, Success, for ritual purposes.

[Guardian] Calabar -The Cross River State police command will soon charged to court the pastor of Royal God's Commandments Ministry, one Mr. Tony Obo-Ekpeyong, for allegedly abducting and killing a 19-month-old baby girl, Success, for ritual purposes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Burundi Sends Over 1,800 Fresh Soldiers to Somalia

[Shabelle] A total of 1,819 Burundian troops of the 44th and 45th battalions have started to replace the 38th and 39th battalions serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the Burundian army spokesman said Tuesday.

[Shabelle] A total of 1,819 Burundian troops of the 44th and 45th battalions have started to replace the 38th and 39th battalions serving in the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the Burundian army spokesman said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Says Will Welcome Somali Refugees Returning Home

[Shabelle] The deputy Prime Minister of Somalia, Mahdi Mohamed Guled has announced that the Federal government will welcome the Somali refugees returning home from nighbouring countries.

[Shabelle] The deputy Prime Minister of Somalia, Mahdi Mohamed Guled has announced that the Federal government will welcome the Somali refugees returning home from nighbouring countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia