Sir Wicknell Off Singles Market

[New Zimbabwe] Controversial businessman and socialite Wicknell Chivhayo – more popularly known as Sir Wicknell – will pay lobola (bride price) for his beauty, Sonja Madzikanda, this weekend, it has emerged.

[New Zimbabwe] Controversial businessman and socialite Wicknell Chivhayo - more popularly known as Sir Wicknell - will pay lobola (bride price) for his beauty, Sonja Madzikanda, this weekend, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Declares State of Emergency in 4 States

[VOA] South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has declared a state of emergency in his home state of Gogrial and parts of three other states where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias.

[VOA] South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has declared a state of emergency in his home state of Gogrial and parts of three other states where clashes have raged for months between clan-based militias.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Spike in Violence Causing Thousands to Flee

[VOA] United Nations agencies report that an upsurge in violence and an alarming escalation of human rights abuses in the Central African Republic (CAR) are causing tens of thousands of people to flee across borders and thousands of others to become di…

[VOA] United Nations agencies report that an upsurge in violence and an alarming escalation of human rights abuses in the Central African Republic (CAR) are causing tens of thousands of people to flee across borders and thousands of others to become displaced within the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Govt Temporarily Lifts Ban on Foam Food Containers

[VOA] Zimbabwe’s Environmental Management Agency has temporarily lifted its ban on the use of expanded polystyrene (EPS) as food packaging material to allow businesses to clear their stocks.

[VOA] Zimbabwe's Environmental Management Agency has temporarily lifted its ban on the use of expanded polystyrene (EPS) as food packaging material to allow businesses to clear their stocks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Somali-American State Lawmaker Says U.S. Is Welcoming, Despite Islamophobia

[VOA] In 2016, Ilhan Omar made history when she was elected to Minnesota’s House of Representatives, becoming the first Somali-American to win a state office in the United States.

[VOA] In 2016, Ilhan Omar made history when she was elected to Minnesota's House of Representatives, becoming the first Somali-American to win a state office in the United States.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Darfur Hospital Fires ‘Out of Line’ Doctors

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein -Four doctors have been fired for their participation in a strike at Ed Daein Hospital in East Darfur, on Monday. They had also made calls to declare the spread of cholera.

[Radio Dabanga] Ed Daein -Four doctors have been fired for their participation in a strike at Ed Daein Hospital in East Darfur, on Monday. They had also made calls to declare the spread of cholera.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

New Appeal By Mudawi’s Family for Activist’s Release

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The family of the detained human rights activist Dr Mudawi Ibrahim demanded the Minister of Justice and the Sudanese attorney-general to stop his prolonged detention by the security apparatus.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The family of the detained human rights activist Dr Mudawi Ibrahim demanded the Minister of Justice and the Sudanese attorney-general to stop his prolonged detention by the security apparatus.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Mandela Tactics Should Inspire Stakeholders in Burundi Talks, Say Politicians

[Iwacu] Political leaders believe Mandela inheritance should inspire stakeholders in Burundi peace talks to resolve the current Burundi crisis. He enormously contributed to the 2000 Burundi peace plan which resulted in the Arusha Agreement that ended a…

[Iwacu] Political leaders believe Mandela inheritance should inspire stakeholders in Burundi peace talks to resolve the current Burundi crisis. He enormously contributed to the 2000 Burundi peace plan which resulted in the Arusha Agreement that ended a decade of civil war. They have said that on 18 July, the date on which the world celebrates the Nelson Mandela Day.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ex President Mohamud to Meet SW’s Sharif Amidst Talk of Motion Against PM Kheyre By MPs

[Dalsan Radio] Former Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud is scheduled to meet South West State President Shariff Hassan Adan in Dar Es Salaam Tanzania, Radio Dalsan has established.

[Dalsan Radio] Former Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud is scheduled to meet South West State President Shariff Hassan Adan in Dar Es Salaam Tanzania, Radio Dalsan has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia