Only Incentives, Pressure Can Achieve South Sudan Peace – Analysts

[VOA] South Sudan’s much-delayed peace talks are scheduled to pick up again next Thursday in Ethiopia’s capital. But analysts say diplomatic efforts won’t succeed unless East African leaders use both carrots and sticks to force the warring sides to com…

[VOA] South Sudan's much-delayed peace talks are scheduled to pick up again next Thursday in Ethiopia's capital. But analysts say diplomatic efforts won't succeed unless East African leaders use both carrots and sticks to force the warring sides to compromise.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Soccer – Simba’s Unbeaten Record Continues

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Already crowned champions, Simba Sports Club have maintained their unbeaten run in the ongoing Mainland Premier League after beating Singida United 1-0 at the Namfua Stadium.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Already crowned champions, Simba Sports Club have maintained their unbeaten run in the ongoing Mainland Premier League after beating Singida United 1-0 at the Namfua Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Foreign Investment in Seychelles Tops u.S.$35 Million in First Quarter

[Seychelles News Agency] Foreign Direct Investment in Seychelles for the January to March period topped $35 million, an increase of 26 percent compared to the same period last year, said a top official of the Investment Board.

[Seychelles News Agency] Foreign Direct Investment in Seychelles for the January to March period topped $35 million, an increase of 26 percent compared to the same period last year, said a top official of the Investment Board.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Gender Discrimination Allegations Rattle African Union

[Citizen] At a time when the African Union is undergoing institutional reform to make the continental body more efficient and self-reliant, the last thing it needs is a gender-related scandal.

[Citizen] At a time when the African Union is undergoing institutional reform to make the continental body more efficient and self-reliant, the last thing it needs is a gender-related scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fela’s Music Can Decolonise International Law in African Universities

[The Conversation Africa] International law in African universities is still taught within a rigid Eurocentric context. Changing this is important, but also incredibly difficult given how entrenched the current approach is.

[The Conversation Africa] International law in African universities is still taught within a rigid Eurocentric context. Changing this is important, but also incredibly difficult given how entrenched the current approach is.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

From Yemen to Nigeria, Brutal Attacks On Schools Soar, Study Says

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -Some 21,000 students and teachers were injured or killed in attacks on schools over the last five years, a study said on Thursday, condemning a rise in violent assaults on education.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -Some 21,000 students and teachers were injured or killed in attacks on schools over the last five years, a study said on Thursday, condemning a rise in violent assaults on education.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

WHO Prepares for ‘Worst Case Scenario’ for DRC Ebola Outbreak

[VOA] The World Health Organization said Friday it is preparing for “the worst case scenario” for an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[VOA] The World Health Organization said Friday it is preparing for "the worst case scenario" for an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa