- A Taliban suicide bomber and six gunmen attacked the Afghan parliament
on Monday, wounding at least 19 people and sending a plume of black
smoke across Kabul
Kenyans fault MPs for passing Media Bill:
Religious leaders, civil society and the legal fraternity condemned the clause in the Media Bill requiring journalists to disclose their news sources.
Serut injured in gang attack: National Planning assistant minister John Serut and his supporters escaped death narrowly after SLDF members stormed their meeting and opened fire.
Dafur rebels seeking unity:
Leaders from Dafur's fractured rebel movement hold their first main day of talks in Tanzania aimed at finding common ground. The talks are being mediated by the UN and AU.
Taliban, government seek venue for talks:
The Afghan government and Taliban Kidnappers are seeking a venue for negotiations to free 21 South Korean Christian hostages held for over two weeks. A South Korean delegation is seeking direct talks with the kidnappers.