De Lille Saga – DA Members Who Protested ‘With Opposition’ Also Face the Axe

[News24Wire] A number of Democratic Alliance (DA) members who joined opposition parties to support axed DA member Patricia de Lille outside the Western High Court, now also face being removed from the party.

[News24Wire] A number of Democratic Alliance (DA) members who joined opposition parties to support axed DA member Patricia de Lille outside the Western High Court, now also face being removed from the party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Top Cop Lamoer, 2 Others Will Not Apply for Leave to Appeal Corruption Sentences

[News24Wire] Retired Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and two former police officials have decided not to appeal their sentences for corruption.

[News24Wire] Retired Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and two former police officials have decided not to appeal their sentences for corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chamisa Misfired, Says Coltart

[The Herald] Former Education Minister Senator David Coltart has admitted that MDC Alliance leader Mr Nelson Chamisa misfired during his recent interview on BBC’s Hardtalk and also that the opposition leader has made wrong pronouncements.

[The Herald] Former Education Minister Senator David Coltart has admitted that MDC Alliance leader Mr Nelson Chamisa misfired during his recent interview on BBC's Hardtalk and also that the opposition leader has made wrong pronouncements.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sisi to Receive Questions On ‘Askthepresident.net’ for Three Days As of Sunday

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi will receive questions by citizens over three days and answer them as part of the social dialogue to confront challenges in the country (Ask the President).

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi will receive questions by citizens over three days and answer them as part of the social dialogue to confront challenges in the country (Ask the President).

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

E-Commerce Service Launched to Promote Local Operators

[Government of Mauritius] The E-Commerce service of the tax free shopping digital portal, an online platform to promote and showcase products of Tax Free shopping operators and handicrafts operators of the Creative Mauritius on a 24/7-hour basis, was l…

[Government of Mauritius] The E-Commerce service of the tax free shopping digital portal, an online platform to promote and showcase products of Tax Free shopping operators and handicrafts operators of the Creative Mauritius on a 24/7-hour basis, was launched on Friday 11 May 2018 at the seat of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (MCCI) in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Pressure Mounts On Govt to Pardon Teen Bride for Killing ‘Rapist’ Husband

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -“Reports indicate that she was forced against her will into marriage at the age of 16. She was raped by her husband while his three male relatives held her down”

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -"Reports indicate that she was forced against her will into marriage at the age of 16. She was raped by her husband while his three male relatives held her down"

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Kenyans Are Saying ‘Ni Hao’ As Chinese Language Learning Booms

[Deutsche Welle] China’s presence in Africa is growing. Hot on the heels of the economic boom is a flowering of Chinese language schools, targeting young Kenyans -hoping to increase their chances of work on the competitive job market.

[Deutsche Welle] China's presence in Africa is growing. Hot on the heels of the economic boom is a flowering of Chinese language schools, targeting young Kenyans -hoping to increase their chances of work on the competitive job market.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ICT – Mauritius Launches First Cloud Camp

[Government of Mauritius] The first Cloud Camp of Mauritius meant to establish a new partnership and which hinges around two pillars – bridging the digital divide and government modernisation – was launched on 10 May 2018 at Shangri-La Touessrok Hotel,…

[Government of Mauritius] The first Cloud Camp of Mauritius meant to establish a new partnership and which hinges around two pillars - bridging the digital divide and government modernisation - was launched on 10 May 2018 at Shangri-La Touessrok Hotel, in Trou d'Eau Douce.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Marylove Edwards, the 13-Year-Old Nigerian Dubbed ‘Nigerian Serena’

[This is Africa] Marylove Edwards is Nigeria’s young tennis champion focused on emulating the great Serena Williams. Although many have started referring to her as the “Nigerian Serena”, the 13 year-old who is currently at the prestigious IMG Academy, …

[This is Africa] Marylove Edwards is Nigeria's young tennis champion focused on emulating the great Serena Williams. Although many have started referring to her as the "Nigerian Serena", the 13 year-old who is currently at the prestigious IMG Academy, in the U.S. says "I love Serena, I love her style, I love the way she plays. But I'd love to be myself, just Marylove Edwards."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria