Head of State Regrets Death of General Gato

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Sunday manifested his deep condolences to the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), Ministry of Former Combatants and the relatives of General Ciel da Conceição Cristóvão “Gato”, who has passed away.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, last Sunday manifested his deep condolences to the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), Ministry of Former Combatants and the relatives of General Ciel da Conceição Cristóvão "Gato", who has passed away.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Minister Gives Priority to Angolan Citizens’ Health

[ANGOP] The Health and Well being of Angolans is a priority of the Executive, said last Saturday in Lândana, in Cacongo Municipality of the northern Cabinda Province, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutukuta.

[ANGOP] The Health and Well being of Angolans is a priority of the Executive, said last Saturday in Lândana, in Cacongo Municipality of the northern Cabinda Province, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutukuta.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Tsvangirai Fitness Saga – Eddie Cross Speaks Out

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo South MP Eddie Cross has disclosed that he has been advised by his family and grandchildren to retire from politics at 77 because he has cancer, as does his MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo South MP Eddie Cross has disclosed that he has been advised by his family and grandchildren to retire from politics at 77 because he has cancer, as does his MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Is Mugabe Party Congress Aimed At Firing VP Mnangagwa?

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party has maintained that its special congress to be held in December will not be used to fire President Robert Mugabe’s lieutenants.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF party has maintained that its special congress to be held in December will not be used to fire President Robert Mugabe's lieutenants.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – 1º De Agosto Win, Stay Three Points Away From Reclaiming Title

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto defeated on Sunday Progresso da Lunda Sul by 2-1 in the 28th round match of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017) are three points away from retainig their title, with two games to play.

[ANGOP] Luanda -1º de Agosto defeated on Sunday Progresso da Lunda Sul by 2-1 in the 28th round match of the national first division football championship (Girabola2017) are three points away from retainig their title, with two games to play.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

National Employment Bill to Be Introduced in the National Assembly

[Government of Mauritius] Government has given approval to the introduction of the National Employment Bill into the National Assembly. The object of the Bill is to repeal the Employment and Training Act and enact a more appropriate and modern legislat…

[Government of Mauritius] Government has given approval to the introduction of the National Employment Bill into the National Assembly. The object of the Bill is to repeal the Employment and Training Act and enact a more appropriate and modern legislative framework in order to address the needs of the labour market, including skills mismatch, underemployment, unemployment, future employment prospects and to anticipate future needs and expectations of individuals and employers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

High Court Outlaws Corporal Punishment At Home

[This is Africa] Greetings from South Africa, where the South Gauteng High Court ruling has declared parents will no longer be allowed to spank their children. Corporal punishment has previously been outlawed as a punishment in the justice system or in…

[This is Africa] Greetings from South Africa, where the South Gauteng High Court ruling has declared parents will no longer be allowed to spank their children. Corporal punishment has previously been outlawed as a punishment in the justice system or in schools, but parents could still smack their children using a plea of special defence of reasonable chastisement.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Reunion to Open First Office in Seychelles As a Byproduct of New EU Programme

[Seychelles News Agency] Reunion will be opening its first office in Seychelles after the signing of an agreement aimed at making transactions with the European Union (EU) and Indian Ocean countries easier.

[Seychelles News Agency] Reunion will be opening its first office in Seychelles after the signing of an agreement aimed at making transactions with the European Union (EU) and Indian Ocean countries easier.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

France Should Make Human Rights Central to Al-Sisi Visit – NGO

[RFI] The French government should ensure that human rights are central to its relationship with Egypt, Human Rights Watch said Monday. This as President Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi visits Paris for the first time since the presidential elections in May.

[RFI] The French government should ensure that human rights are central to its relationship with Egypt, Human Rights Watch said Monday. This as President Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi visits Paris for the first time since the presidential elections in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt