2012-02-15 13:57:00Govs Discuss Measures to Complete Transitional Period[Egypt Online]
Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, the Head of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) discussed at his meeting on Tuesday 14/2/2012 with People's Assembly Speaker Dr. Saad El Katatni, number of Chairmen of the Parliament Committees and lawmakers how to complete measures of transitional period following the end of the Shura Council elections through writing the new constitution and holding the presidential elections in preparation for handing over power to an elected civil authority.
Wednesday, 12-04-13, 13:55A Taste of Egypt's New Protest Law[HRW]I rushed to Cairo's iconic Tahrir Square on Sunday. About 500 students at Cairo University's School of Engineering - who had declared a strike on their campus earlier that day - were flooding into the square to protest the security forces' killing of a student, Mohamed Reda, in clashes last week. Rumor had it that many were Muslim Brotherhood supporters, massing in Tahrir for the first time in months. The interim president issued a new law on November 24 restricting public assembly, and I feared police mig
Wednesday, 12-04-13, 13:53John Githongo - 'Kenya Inc's Software Downgrade'[African Arguments]John Githongo is the CEO of Inuka Trust and former Permanent Secretary for Governance and Ethics appointed by the then President, Mwai Kibaki, in 2003.
Wednesday, 12-04-13, 13:43Thrilling Opening Day of Regional U20s[Cosafa]Hosts Lesotho twice came from behind to force a 2-2 draw with Comoros, while Botswana defeated Swaziland 2-0 on a thrilling opening day of the 2013 COSAFA Youth Championships in Maseru on Tuesday.
Wednesday, 12-04-13, 13:26Behind Malaria Prevalence in North Cameroon[IRIN]Yaounde -Warmer weather, low bed nets use and heavy rains have been blamed for a recent upsurge in malaria in northern Cameroon, but public health in this region has also been undermined by weak medical services and widespread poverty.