[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday condemned a car bomb attack in front of a shopping mall in the Libyan city of Benghazi, which left three UN workers dead, and three others injured, with dozens of civilians also wounded.
[UN News] Voicing great concern over a sharp increase in the killing and maiming of children in Mali due to ongoing fighting and instability, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and partners on Tuesday, called on all warring parties to stop attacks and “keep them out of harm’s way”.
[Monitor] The Ministry of Works and Transport has urged Ugandans to look at the revival of the national airlines as an infrastructure development that government is undertaking to develop Uganda’s economy.
[AIM] Maputo -Last week at least a further 18 people died in the insurgency in the northern province of Cabo Delgado that pits a shadowy Islamic fundamentalist group against the Mozambican defence and security forces.
[AIM] Maputo -The South African High Court has postponed until October the decision on whether to extradite Mozambique’s former Finance Minister, Manuel Chang, to Mozambique or to the United States.
[Premium Times] The number of Nigerian pilgrims that died while performing the 2019 Hajj in Saudi Arabia has risen to nine, the chairman, medical team of the National Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON), Ibrahim Kana, has announced.
[New Zimbabwe] Legitimacy issues surrounding President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration have marred national events like the Heroes Day commemorations, MDC leader Nelson Chamisa has said.
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera has returned from the United States and faces a huge battle in court over the presidential election result case.
[Nation] Football Kenya Federation has parted ways with Harambee Stars coach Sebastien Migne.
[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appealed to Zimbabweans in the diaspora to support his re-engagement efforts undertaken following his military assisted power seizure almost two years ago.