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Al-Shabab claims killing 27 soldiers in southern Somalia.

Al-Shabab claims killing 27 soldiers in southern Somalia.

Somalia’s al-Shabab armed group claimed on Monday they have killed at least 27 soldiers in a suicide attack at a military base in the country’s south. Abdiasis Abu Musab, the group’s spokesman, said that the fighters stormed the base in Baar Sanguni village – about 50km from the port city of Kismayo – after the [&hellip

Ethiopia opposition parties task PM with electoral reforms.

Opposition groups in Ethiopia have tasked Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to make electoral reforms a key plank of wider political reforms he is undertaking since coming into office in early April. Over fifty parties were represented at a meeting with the Prime Minister in Addis Ababa on Sunday, the PM’s Chief of Staff disclosed. According [&hellip

Cameroon separatists have killed over 100 security forces – govt.

Cameroon separatists have killed over 100 security forces – govt.

The Cameroonian government has disclosed that over 100 members of the Defense and Security Forces (DSF) have been lost to the activities of separatists in the Anglophone regions. In giving figures on the impact of secessionist activities on the DSF and the general population, government said 109 DSF were killed whiles 200 were wounded. The [&hellip

Ethiopian parliament approves amnesty for political prisoners.

Ethiopian parliament approves amnesty for political prisoners.

Ethiopia’s parliament has passed an amnesty for thousands of political prisoners, thousands of whom have been freed in recent months. Since assuming office in April, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has introduced a series of unprecedented reforms and has overseen the release of jailed dissidents. Thousands of prisoners, including several senior opposition leaders accused of charges [&hellip

Premier Calls For Preservation Of Cultural Heritage.

Premier Calls For Preservation Of Cultural Heritage.

Prime Minister in the Union Government, Kassim Majaliwa has called upon Tanzanians to preserve cultural heritages for the benefit of the current and future generations. He said Tanzania is still rich in admired unique arts, customs, and social behaviours, which should all the times be protected from damage, distortion, and disappearance. Mr Majaliwa said this [&hellip

Mbarawa Condemns Incompetent Contractors In Water Projects.

Mbarawa Condemns Incompetent Contractors In Water Projects.

Water and Irrigation Minister, Makame Mbarawa yesterday condemned contractors delaying water projects, revealing that some officials in the ministry were also involved in the clandestine. He said in just two weeks that he has been in office, he has observed that some officials who were bestowed with powers to supervise contractors have “failed the nation.” [&hellip

Flop Ghost Still Haunts Jangwani …Ndalichako Accuses Teachers Of Negligence, Wants Them Held Accountable.

Flop Ghost Still Haunts Jangwani …Ndalichako Accuses Teachers Of Negligence, Wants Them Held Accountable.

JANGWANI Ward Education Officer (WEO) and teachers at the girls’ school face stern disciplinary measures over gloomy performance in the just released national form six examinations. Already the School’s Headmistress has been suspended pending investigations over the miserable results in the national exams. Education, Science and Technology Minister Professor Joyce Ndalichako yesterday ordered that the [&hellip

Sadr: Suspend Iraqi govt formation talks until demands of protesters met.

Sadr: Suspend Iraqi govt formation talks until demands of protesters met.

Kurdistan Region – Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr has called on all the winning lists of Iraq’s May 12 parliamentary election to suspend government formation talks “until the just demands made by protestors are met and a serious committee is formed to work with the government in coordination with protestors in order to fulfill their demands.” [&hellip

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Liverpool have made Roma’s Alisson the world’s most expensive goalkeeper by signing him on a six-year deal. The Reds have not revealed how much they have paid for the Brazil number one but Roma said the deal is worth up to £66.8m (72.5m euros). “In terms of my life and my career, it’s a huge [&hellip

Arab League condemns Israeli approval of controversial Jewish nation-state law.

Arab League condemns Israeli approval of controversial Jewish nation-state law.

The Arab League on Thursday condemned the Israeli parliament passing a law defining the country as the nation state of the Jewish people. “All the bills Israel is trying to forcibly enforce are null and will not give any legitimacy to the Israeli occupation,” the AL said in a statement. The approval of the controversial [&hellip