ConCourt Says No to Diaspora Vote

[The Herald] The State is not obliged at law to establish polling stations outside the country and all Zimbabweans in the Diaspora who decide to live away from home for personal reasons were free to travel back to cast their votes, the Constitutional C…

[The Herald] The State is not obliged at law to establish polling stations outside the country and all Zimbabweans in the Diaspora who decide to live away from home for personal reasons were free to travel back to cast their votes, the Constitutional Court has ruled.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tussle Over Control of Tobacco Tree Planting Fund

[Financial Gazette] A tree planting programme targetted at offsetting deforestation caused by Zimbabwe’s growing population of tobacco farmers is in limbo as two government bodies tussle for control of a million dollar fund set up to finance regreening…

[Financial Gazette] A tree planting programme targetted at offsetting deforestation caused by Zimbabwe's growing population of tobacco farmers is in limbo as two government bodies tussle for control of a million dollar fund set up to finance regreening initiatives in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Somali Pirates Are Back (Spoiler Alert – They Never Really Left)

[IRIN] An IRIN investigation reveals the extent to which Somalia’s pirates are back in business and this time it’s as much about smuggling weapons to extremist groups

[IRIN] An IRIN investigation reveals the extent to which Somalia's pirates are back in business and this time it's as much about smuggling weapons to extremist groups

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

President Macron Did Not Slur Against Africans, France Says

[News24Wire] France has refuted recent media allegations that President Emmanuel Macron made a controversial and racist remark regarding Africa and African women at the G20 summit in Hamburg, German.

[News24Wire] France has refuted recent media allegations that President Emmanuel Macron made a controversial and racist remark regarding Africa and African women at the G20 summit in Hamburg, German.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Muslims Return Find Their Homes Are Gone

[Al Jazeera] Bangui, Central African Republic – M Babakir Ali cuts a lonely figure sitting on a plastic chair outside a rundown cafe in the PK5 district of Bangui.

[Al Jazeera] Bangui, Central African Republic - M Babakir Ali cuts a lonely figure sitting on a plastic chair outside a rundown cafe in the PK5 district of Bangui.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Bank Presents Diversification Project to Trade Ministry

[ANGOP] Luanda -The result of a socioeconomic and citizenship campaign dubbed “Diversificar” (Diversifying) is to be presented this Thursday, in Luanda, to the Trade Ministry, by the Angolan Development Bank (BDA).

[ANGOP] Luanda -The result of a socioeconomic and citizenship campaign dubbed "Diversificar" (Diversifying) is to be presented this Thursday, in Luanda, to the Trade Ministry, by the Angolan Development Bank (BDA).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Businessmen Amunyela, Jacobs Roles Questioned

[Namibian] A SWAPO Party verification team assigned to the Khomas region will investigate the involvement of business partners Desmond Amunyela and Lazarus Jacobs in the regional conference.

[Namibian] A SWAPO Party verification team assigned to the Khomas region will investigate the involvement of business partners Desmond Amunyela and Lazarus Jacobs in the regional conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia