Para-Taekwondo Athlete Disappears in London

[New Times] One member of National Para-Taekwondo team disappeared from the 2017 Para-Taekwondo championship village and did not return home following the climax of the World Championship last Friday.

[New Times] One member of National Para-Taekwondo team disappeared from the 2017 Para-Taekwondo championship village and did not return home following the climax of the World Championship last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

War Vets Vow to Fight Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Christopher Mutsvangwa’s war veterans executive has vowed to defend the ex-fighters’ welfare organisation from continued interference by Zanu PF as a High Court judge Wednesday once again dismissed an attempt by a war veterans faction to…

[New Zimbabwe] Christopher Mutsvangwa's war veterans executive has vowed to defend the ex-fighters' welfare organisation from continued interference by Zanu PF as a High Court judge Wednesday once again dismissed an attempt by a war veterans faction to force its ouster.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Leader Re-Arrested After Being Given Bail

[Monitor] The standoff between Dr Kizza Besigye, a former presidential candidate at Rukungiri Court on Wednesday dramatically ended at about 6:30 pm when police officers stormed court premises and plucked him out of his car.

[Monitor] The standoff between Dr Kizza Besigye, a former presidential candidate at Rukungiri Court on Wednesday dramatically ended at about 6:30 pm when police officers stormed court premises and plucked him out of his car.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Megacarnivorous Dinosaur Discovered in Lesotho

[News24Wire] A team of scientists from universities in SA, the UK and Brazil have discovered the first evidence of a large carnivorous dinosaur roaming Southern Africa 200 million years ago, according to a statement from the University of Cape Town (UCT).

[News24Wire] A team of scientists from universities in SA, the UK and Brazil have discovered the first evidence of a large carnivorous dinosaur roaming Southern Africa 200 million years ago, according to a statement from the University of Cape Town (UCT).

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Evaluating Public Financial Management Could Boost Development

[World Bank] Harare -Today, the Government of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Reconstruction Fund (ZIMREF) launched the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) (2017/2018) assessment and evaluation method.

[World Bank] Harare -Today, the Government of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Reconstruction Fund (ZIMREF) launched the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) (2017/2018) assessment and evaluation method.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

200 Ex-FDLR Combatants Repatriated Since January – Official

[New Times] Some 209ex-FDLR militia combatants, including 71 who will be discharged today, have been repatriated since January, Rwanda Demobilisation and Reintegration Commission (RDRC) has said.

[New Times] Some 209ex-FDLR militia combatants, including 71 who will be discharged today, have been repatriated since January, Rwanda Demobilisation and Reintegration Commission (RDRC) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Families Evicted From Commercial Farms

[CAJ News] Dozens of rural families have been left with no shelter or source of livelihoods following mass acquisition of land by commercial farmers. The evictions are commonplace in the central Serenje district. Some commercial farmers have acquired t…

[CAJ News] Dozens of rural families have been left with no shelter or source of livelihoods following mass acquisition of land by commercial farmers. The evictions are commonplace in the central Serenje district. Some commercial farmers have acquired thousands of hectares of land while ignoring legal provisions meant to protect the environment and ensure local communities are compensated if their land is taken.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

MPs Demand Tougher Laws on Fund Mismanagement

[New Times] A preliminary report from the recent parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) public hearings has recommended that more stringent laws are put in place to deal with repeat offenders.

[New Times] A preliminary report from the recent parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) public hearings has recommended that more stringent laws are put in place to deal with repeat offenders.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda