Electoral Commission Chair Walks Out of Meeting With Parties

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Rita Makarau and her commissioners walked out of a political parties’ meeting that was being held at her Harare offices Tuesday morning.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Rita Makarau and her commissioners walked out of a political parties' meeting that was being held at her Harare offices Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Law Scholars Drag Govt to Court Demanding Law On Abortions

[Independent (Kampala)] Two Makerere University law dons have dragged government to the Constitutional Court accusing it of failing to put in place laws legalizing abortions.

[Independent (Kampala)] Two Makerere University law dons have dragged government to the Constitutional Court accusing it of failing to put in place laws legalizing abortions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Warns Against Impending Investors

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has sounded a strong warning against what he termed useless politicking which he said makes it impossible for some investors to bring their operations to Uganda.

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has sounded a strong warning against what he termed useless politicking which he said makes it impossible for some investors to bring their operations to Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Orders Security to Curb ‘Foolish Murder’ Incidences

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has ordered security organs in the country to be more vigilant and watchful in order to curb what he said was ‘foolish murder’ incidences. He said that insecurity gangster criminals are disguising as moto…

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has ordered security organs in the country to be more vigilant and watchful in order to curb what he said was 'foolish murder' incidences. He said that insecurity gangster criminals are disguising as motorcycle transporters (bodaboda) and are alarmingly threatening many lives in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mahama for 2020’ll Be More ‘Mess’ – NDC MP

[Ghana Star] Former President John Dramani Mahama, if re-elected to lead the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) into the 2020 elections, will “mess up more” than he did in the 2016 polls, Joseph Bipoba Naabu, NDC Member of Parliament for Yun…

[Ghana Star] Former President John Dramani Mahama, if re-elected to lead the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) into the 2020 elections, will "mess up more" than he did in the 2016 polls, Joseph Bipoba Naabu, NDC Member of Parliament for Yunyoo, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

War Crimes As Benghazi Residents Flee

[HRW] Tunis -Libyan National Army (LNA) forces may have committed war crimes, including killing and beating civilians, and summarily executing and desecrating bodies of opposition fighters in the eastern city of Benghazi on and around March 18, 2017, H…

[HRW] Tunis -Libyan National Army (LNA) forces may have committed war crimes, including killing and beating civilians, and summarily executing and desecrating bodies of opposition fighters in the eastern city of Benghazi on and around March 18, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. The army forces allegedly intercepted civilians trying to flee a besieged neighborhood, some accompanied by opposition fighters, and the whereabouts of some civilians are unknown.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Akufo-Addo’s Ministers Approved ‘in Record Time’

[Ghana Star] Sunyani East Member of Parliament (MP) has denied claims that the sheer size of Akufo-Addo’s deputy ministerial nominees made it impossible for the Appointment Committee to vet them before the House rises on March 31.

[Ghana Star] Sunyani East Member of Parliament (MP) has denied claims that the sheer size of Akufo-Addo's deputy ministerial nominees made it impossible for the Appointment Committee to vet them before the House rises on March 31.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

FIFA Decision On Joseph Lamptey ‘Too Harsh’

[Ghana Star] Chairman of the Referees appointments committee of the Ghana Football Association, Mr. Eddy Doku has kicked against FIFA’s decision to officially ban Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey for his involvement in an alleged match fixing scandal.

[Ghana Star] Chairman of the Referees appointments committee of the Ghana Football Association, Mr. Eddy Doku has kicked against FIFA's decision to officially ban Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey for his involvement in an alleged match fixing scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Prophets of Doom Should ‘Shut Up’ – Anglican Bishop

[Ghana Star] Most Rev Daniel Yinkah Sarfo, Archbishop Primate of the Anglican Church of the Province of West Africa, has asked all prophets of doom in Ghana to shut up because God has done a lot of good for the country for which he deserves commendation.

[Ghana Star] Most Rev Daniel Yinkah Sarfo, Archbishop Primate of the Anglican Church of the Province of West Africa, has asked all prophets of doom in Ghana to shut up because God has done a lot of good for the country for which he deserves commendation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana