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Egypt votes in poll seen sweeping ex-army boss to power

Posted by admin on May 26, 2014

Egypt votes in poll seen sweeping ex-army boss to power

Egyptians voted for a new president Monday in an election expected to sweep to power the ex-army chief who overthrew the country’s first democratically-elected leader

Top Nigerian Islamic cleric calls for unity against Boko Haram

Posted by admin on May 25, 2014

Top Nigerian Islamic cleric calls for unity against Boko Haram

The leader of Nigeria’s Muslims on Sunday called for followers of the faith to unite against Boko Haram extremists, pledging the government full support to ensure their defeat.

Malawi to recount ballots amid claims of vote fraud

Posted by admin on May 25, 2014

Malawi to recount ballots amid claims of vote fraud

Malawi’s electoral authorities said Sunday they will re-open ballot boxes after finding evidence of irregularities, as the country was thrown into a constitutional crisis over the disputed poll.

Libya puts back trial of Kadhafi regime members

Posted by admin on May 25, 2014

Libya puts back trial of Kadhafi regime members

A Tripoli court ordered a fresh delay Sunday in the trial of 40 top figures from late dictator Muammar Gadhafi’s regime, including his son Seif al-Islam, as spiralling lawlessness grips Libya.

Strongman Sisi poised to win Egypt presidency

Posted by admin on May 25, 2014

Strongman Sisi poised to win Egypt presidency

Egyptians vote this week in a presidential election which former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, who ousted the elected Islamist leader, is expected to easily win amid calls for stability.

Zimbabwe reviewing controversial economic policies

Posted by admin on May 25, 2014

Zimbabwe reviewing controversial economic policies

Zimbabwe is reviewing its controversial economic empowerment policies to make them more flexible for investors.

10 killed in Shabaab attack on parliament

Posted by admin on May 24, 2014

10 killed in Shabaab attack on parliament

Somalia’s Shabaab rebels launched a brazen attack on the national parliament on Saturday, setting off a car bomb and storming the building with suicide commandos, leaving at least ten dead.

President declares poll results ‘null and void’

Posted by admin on May 24, 2014

President declares poll results ‘null and void’

Malawi’s President Joyce Banda on Saturday declared this week’s chaotic election “null and void” and called for a fresh vote, throwing the impoverished nation into crisis.

32 killed in renewed South Sudan cattle raid

Posted by admin on May 24, 2014

32 killed in renewed South Sudan cattle raid

At least 32 people are feared to have been killed and 36 others injured in two days of communal fighting in South Sudan’s Lakes State, officials said on Saturday.

Al-Shabaab launch major assault on Somali parliament

Posted by admin on May 24, 2014

Al-Shabaab launch major assault on Somali parliament

Somalia’s Al-Shabaab rebels launched a major attack on the national parliament Saturday, setting off a car bomb and penetrating the building with suicide commandos, leaving at least eight dead, police and witnesses said.