Day: June 2, 2021

Uganda: No More Firing Squad for UPDF Soldiers, Says Top Officer

The Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) has said, it will never carry out public firing squads for its...

Ethiopia: Residents in Horo Guduru Zone Say Eritrean Troops Are Persecuting Civilians: Regional Government Denies Allegations – Blames TPLF, ‘Shene’

Addis Abeba — The Oromia Regional Government denied the allegations made by the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), as...

Nigeria: Buhari Transmits Bill Extending Retirement Age, Service Years for Teachers to Senate

Five months ago, the Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved the upward review of the retirement age of teachers...

Kenya: Covid-19 – Kenya’s Confirmed Cases Rise By 142

The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Kenya has risen to 171,226 after 142 new infections were...

Zimbabwe: Chidhakwa, Gudyanga Trial to Continue

The trial of former Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa and his former permanent secretary Francis Gudyanga...

Egypt: Burhan, Tayyeb Discuss Arab, Islamic Issues

Head of the Sudanese Sovereignty Council Abdel Fattah Al Burhan discussed on Wednesday 2/6/2021 with Grand Imam of...

Ghana: Woman Stabs Father to Death

Tema — A 21- year-old unemployed, Danielle Nyarko, was on Sunday arrested by the Tema Police for allegedly...

Ghana: Boy, 12, Murdered At Shrine … 3 Arrested, Others On the Run

Three people have been arrested in connection with the gruesome murder of a 12-year-old boy at a shrine...

Sudan Initiative Harnesses Youth, Medical Savvy to Fight Covid At Community Level

Two US-based Sudanese doctors have created a grassroots programme using a video mentoring system to deploy volunteer medical...

Tanzania Draws AU Bodies Closer

Tanzania's wind of change under President Samia Suluhu this week blew towards mending fences with at least two...

South Africa: Transnet Ex-CFO Garry Pita’s Storage Boxes Under Scrutiny Before State Capture Inquiry

In an eventful day at the State Capture commission, two of the big sites of capture took the...

Cameroon: Lake Chad Basin – Member Countries Chart Peace Avenues

External Relations Minister presided the opening of the second regional reflection forum on demobilization, reintegration and reconciliation in...

Ethiopia: News – OLF Claims Civilian Rights Violations By Eritrean Soldiers in Oromia, Benishangul Gumuz Regions – No Comments From Officials in Both Regions

Addis Abeba — The Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) released a statement yesterday alleging the involvement of Eritrean troops...

Kenya: Termites, Western Kenya Delicacy, Slowly Disappearing

For many people in Western Kenya, the rainy seasons used to bring joy with the uninterrupted supply of...