AMISOM and Partners Agree On Measures to Tackle Effectively the Threat of IEDs

[Shabelle] A two-day conference on Improvised Explosive devices (IEDs), ended yesterday in Mogadishu, with a call to partners to help Somalia develop a capacity to tackle the potent threat.

[Shabelle] A two-day conference on Improvised Explosive devices (IEDs), ended yesterday in Mogadishu, with a call to partners to help Somalia develop a capacity to tackle the potent threat.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Budget Cuts Should Not Constrain Service Delivery – PM

[New Era] Windhoek -Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila says the budgetary cost-cutting measures should not be seen as a constraint to performance, but should rather spur public servants to find innovative ways to meet performance targets.

[New Era] Windhoek -Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila says the budgetary cost-cutting measures should not be seen as a constraint to performance, but should rather spur public servants to find innovative ways to meet performance targets.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Acacia, Investors in Talks On Possible Joint Venture

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Acacia Mining Plc reiterated on Thursday that it was still discussing with Chinese investors for a possible investment deal in one or more of the firm’s mines in Tanzania.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Acacia Mining Plc reiterated on Thursday that it was still discussing with Chinese investors for a possible investment deal in one or more of the firm's mines in Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

City Health Centre Gets Over U.S.$4 Million for Maternity Ward

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner Paul Makonda on Thursday officiated at the official opening of a Sh9.4 billion maternity hospital in Ilala District.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner Paul Makonda on Thursday officiated at the official opening of a Sh9.4 billion maternity hospital in Ilala District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Villages Burn as Troops Clash With Separatists

[VOA] In Cameroon, officials say eight villages in the English-speaking northwest have been torched and hundreds of residents have fled amid clashes this week between security forces and separatist rebels.

[VOA] In Cameroon, officials say eight villages in the English-speaking northwest have been torched and hundreds of residents have fled amid clashes this week between security forces and separatist rebels.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

King Unilaterally Renames Swaziland

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III of Swaziland demonstrated on Thursday his ability to rule as an autocratic monarch by unilaterally renaming his kingdom on his 50th birthday.

[Swazi Media] King Mswati III of Swaziland demonstrated on Thursday his ability to rule as an autocratic monarch by unilaterally renaming his kingdom on his 50th birthday.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland