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Kenya’s county to start vetting househelps,casual labourers

A county in Kenya will start vetting house helps and casual labourers in an effort to curb crimes reports Kenya’s Nation Nyeri county security team...

Niger Delta Avengers now ready for dialogue

The Niger Delta Avengers have agreed to dialogue with the Federal Government, suspending its “Operation Red Economy”. The Niger Delta Avengers, a militant group that...

Zimbabwe enacts law to curb cash trading by unlicensed dealers

The Zimbabwe government has enacted legislation to curb selling of cash by unlicensed dealers, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa said in a statement to the...

Blast in Somalia as Ramadan Attacks Begin

At least two people have been killed by a bomb blast in a busy Mogadishu market today.Militant group Al-Shabaab is the prime suspect.Its gunmen...

Ugandan minister arrested for receiving a bribe

Uganda’s junior minister for labour has been arrested for taking a bribe from a hotel owner after promising he would in return help him...

12 killed in rebel attacks in Democratic Republic of Congo’s Ebola...

A local official says rebels have killed a dozen people in an area of eastern Congo where an Ebola virus outbreak has persisted for...

Rwandan troops allegedly cross into DRC, wound soldier

(Reuters) - Rwandan troops crossed into eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and wounded a local soldier, the Congolese government said on Wednesday, drawing an immediate...

Boko Haram militants kill 23 Chadian soldiers – Reports

Boko haram militants killed at least 23 Chadian soldiers on the night leading to Friday, security sources say. The attack is reported to be the...

Sudan, China celebrate 60th anniversary of establishing diplomatic ties

Sudan and China on Thursday celebrated the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries. Faisal Hassan Ibrahim, Sudanese presidential assistant...

New U.N. envoy pushes Libya factions to sign peace deal

The new United Nations envoy to Libya is urging warring factions to sign up to a previously negotiated agreement for a unity government. U.N.-sponsored...
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