Not Only a Somali Tragedy

[AfricaFocus] “I think it’s really quite tragic that a strategy run from Washington, D.C., and from the European headquarters in Brussels pays so little attention when over 300 people are killed, massacred, and another 500 people are struggling for the…

[AfricaFocus] "I think it's really quite tragic that a strategy run from Washington, D.C., and from the European headquarters in Brussels pays so little attention when over 300 people are killed, massacred, and another 500 people are struggling for their lives, and that very little support comes from the United States and the European Union to help the Somali government clean up this, help the people who have been injured or people who have lost their parents or their children." - Dr. Abdi Samatar

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Lack of Finances Stalls 122 Cases of People With Albinism – APAM

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Association of Persons with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has said lack of finances to the Legal Aid Bureau motivation to people working in the judicial system is stalling justice delivery on issues involving its members.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The Association of Persons with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has said lack of finances to the Legal Aid Bureau motivation to people working in the judicial system is stalling justice delivery on issues involving its members.

Wanderers Want to Play Bullets at Home

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets meeting create a lot of talking points. Perhaps it starts with mind games before action take its course. The two Blantyre rivals are set to meet again this weekend in a TNM Super League thriller …

[Nyasa Times] Be Forward Wanderers and Nyasa Big Bullets meeting create a lot of talking points. Perhaps it starts with mind games before action take its course. The two Blantyre rivals are set to meet again this weekend in a TNM Super League thriller dubbed "the title decider" and Wanderers have kicked off the the mind games on the venue.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

EAM Drills Dowa Church Leaders On Family Planning

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -The Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) has said lack of appreciation for family planning by the clergy has led to rapid population increase in the country and a threat to the country’s development.

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -The Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) has said lack of appreciation for family planning by the clergy has led to rapid population increase in the country and a threat to the country's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ministry of Defence Under Pressure Over North Korea

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Ministry of Defence will have to appoint a new contractor for its multi-million-dollar headquarters in Windhoek, which was left half-built by the North Korean firm, Mansudae Overseas Projects, following the termination of comme…

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Ministry of Defence will have to appoint a new contractor for its multi-million-dollar headquarters in Windhoek, which was left half-built by the North Korean firm, Mansudae Overseas Projects, following the termination of commercial relations between the two countries last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Political Violence as Voter Registration Reaches Climax

[New Zimbabwe] Political violence has erupted in Chitungwiza Town as Zanu PF and MDC-T members clashed over the weekend as the biometric voter registration exercise reaches a climax.

[New Zimbabwe] Political violence has erupted in Chitungwiza Town as Zanu PF and MDC-T members clashed over the weekend as the biometric voter registration exercise reaches a climax.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe