Category Archives: Legal & Judicial

Somalia Market Update: January 2019 Upate (Issued February 25, 2019)

SoSh (Somali shilling)-using areas: Compared to one month ago, Consumer Price Index (CPI) remained relatively stable in December 2018 (compared to Nove…

Somalia CCCM Cluster Dashboard – January 2019

The CCCM partner in Dollow launched a new project focused on improving women’s participation in IDP sites. The project commenced a 4-day WomenR…

UN: Alarming Spike in Refugee, Migrant Deaths in Mediterranean Sea

GENEVA The U.N. refugee agency says there was an alarming increase in the number of refugees and migrants who lost their lives last year while crossing the M…

Sudan’s Bashir Seeks Support Abroad as Protests Heat Up

NAIROBI As protests against Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir continue, the embattled leader has made visits to Qatar and Egypt in what analysts say is an …

ZIMBABWE: DETAINED ACTIVIST PASTOR SEEKS BAIL AS HUNDREDS FACE TRIAL AFTER PROTESTS

HARARE, Zimbabwean activist pastor Evan Mawarire will ask the High Court on Wednesday to free him on bail after his detention on subversion charges follow…

FAO and NORCAP work together on famine prevention in Somalia

In 2016 and 2017, poor rains and an extended drought once again brought Somalia to the brink of famine, just five years after a similar crisis had claimed the …

ALGERIAN ELECTION COMMISSION HIGHLIGHTS RESPECT FOR VOTING TIME AS GUARANTEE FOR DEMOCRACY

ALGIERS,Algeria, Algeria’s higher independent commission for surveillance of elections, said on Sunday that, respect for the voting time is a to…

Sudanese Professional Groups Call for Rallies Across Country

CAIRO Sudanese professional and opposition groups called for protests in 12 cities including the capital Khartoum on Thursday, with hundreds marching t…

SOUTH AFRICA CONDEMNS KENYA TERRORIST ATTACKS

PRETORIA, President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack that killed 15 people and left several others inj…

Bulletin: Cholera and AWD Outbreaks in Eastern and Southern Africa, Regional Update for 2018 – as of 31 December 2018

Highlights

Cholera continues to represent a major public health concern in Eastern and Southern Africa Region (ESAR). From January to December 2018, app…