Military Must Step Aside for National Reconciliation

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The ITUC has called for the Zimbabwean military to step aside immediately to allow civilian control of the government and the establishment of a process of national reconciliation. Having seized power, the military is now holdin…

[PR Newswire] Brussels -The ITUC has called for the Zimbabwean military to step aside immediately to allow civilian control of the government and the establishment of a process of national reconciliation. Having seized power, the military is now holding the country's president, Robert Mugabe, under house arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dylan Kerr Wants to Finish Season on a High

[Nation] Gor Mahia coach Dylan Kerr wants to end the 2017 campaign with a win in their final SportPesa Premier League (SPL) match against Sony Sugar on Saturday at the Moi Stadium, Kisumu.

[Nation] Gor Mahia coach Dylan Kerr wants to end the 2017 campaign with a win in their final SportPesa Premier League (SPL) match against Sony Sugar on Saturday at the Moi Stadium, Kisumu.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hawks Qualify for Fiba Quarters in Angola

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Equity Hawks women’s basketball team qualified for the quarter finals of the ongoing FIBA Africa Women’s Championships Cup in Luanda, Angola after beating V-Club of the Democratic Republic of Congo 67-62.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Equity Hawks women's basketball team qualified for the quarter finals of the ongoing FIBA Africa Women's Championships Cup in Luanda, Angola after beating V-Club of the Democratic Republic of Congo 67-62.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Odinga’s Lieutenants ‘Resist’ Police at JKIA on Eve of His Return

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Drama ensued outside Kenya’s main airport, the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, after tens of opposition leaders defied orders to hold a press conference there.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Drama ensued outside Kenya's main airport, the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, after tens of opposition leaders defied orders to hold a press conference there.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Protests in Somaliland As Opposition Claim Election Fraud

[Dalsan Radio] Waddani Party supporters on Thursday took to the streets of various opposition strongholds to protest what they claim to be election irregularities. In Burco police had to use live bullets to disperse protestors who had lit bonfires and …

[Dalsan Radio] Waddani Party supporters on Thursday took to the streets of various opposition strongholds to protest what they claim to be election irregularities. In Burco police had to use live bullets to disperse protestors who had lit bonfires and closed main roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

North Darfur Security – Swiss Aid Worker Released, Kidnappers Held

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The security authorities in North Darfur announced on Wednesday that kidnapped Swiss aid worker Margaret Schenkel has been “released from her captors in a mountainous area during a professional security operation”.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The security authorities in North Darfur announced on Wednesday that kidnapped Swiss aid worker Margaret Schenkel has been "released from her captors in a mountainous area during a professional security operation".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

West Kordofan Power Project Shambles Raised in Sudan Parliament

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Sudan’s Electricity Minister, Mutaz Musa, came under fire from MPs in the Sudanese Parliament on Tuesday after admitting severe shortcomings related to the Chinese-sponsored El Fula Power Station project designed to supply pow…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -Sudan's Electricity Minister, Mutaz Musa, came under fire from MPs in the Sudanese Parliament on Tuesday after admitting severe shortcomings related to the Chinese-sponsored El Fula Power Station project designed to supply power to Kordofan and Darfur. The Parliament voted by majority against the Minister's report on the delay in the implementation of El Fula thermal station project.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Journalists Detained At Khartoum Vigil Against New Press Amendments

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Newspaper journalists Shamail El Nur from El Tayyar and Mohammed Mustafa from Alwan were detained by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) as dozens of journalists gathered for a vigil in front of the…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Newspaper journalists Shamail El Nur from El Tayyar and Mohammed Mustafa from Alwan were detained by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) as dozens of journalists gathered for a vigil in front of the Press and Publications Council in Khartoum in protest against the proposed amendments to the Press and Publications Act. They were released later.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan