Key U.S. Senators Call for More Information on Niger Attack

[VOA] Key U.S. senators called Sunday for the White House to be more forthcoming about the country’s military involvement in Niger after four U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush there earlier this month.

[VOA] Key U.S. senators called Sunday for the White House to be more forthcoming about the country's military involvement in Niger after four U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush there earlier this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Malawi First ‘Bloodsucking’ Conviction At Zomba Court – 3 Months Jail for Rumour Mongering

[Nyasa Times] A Magistrate court in Zomba has convicted 47-year old Stanford Bamusi of Mtiwa Village in the district to three months imprisonment with hard labour for spreading ‘blood-sucking’ rumours without no option of a fine.

[Nyasa Times] A Magistrate court in Zomba has convicted 47-year old Stanford Bamusi of Mtiwa Village in the district to three months imprisonment with hard labour for spreading 'blood-sucking' rumours without no option of a fine.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

At Least 12 Troops Killed in Latest Attack

[VOA] Authorities in Niger say at least a dozen paramilitary police have been killed in an attack similar to the one that killed four U.S. Green Beret and four Nigerien troops Oct. 4.

[VOA] Authorities in Niger say at least a dozen paramilitary police have been killed in an attack similar to the one that killed four U.S. Green Beret and four Nigerien troops Oct. 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

From the Inside – Cabinet Reshuffles Cause Departmental Drag, Hitting Provinces Hard

[Daily Maverick] Continuity and stability are essential components of good governance but we must not shy away from dealing with the “problem of permanency” where necessary.

[Daily Maverick] Continuity and stability are essential components of good governance but we must not shy away from dealing with the "problem of permanency" where necessary.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Does Finance Minister Stop Endless Cycle of Waste, Corruption?

[Daily Maverick] Malusi Gigaba has an uphill battle to convince us that he is a good leader who acts with integrity. Is he prepared to salvage his tattered reputation by looking beyond his compromised boss who is, one way or the other, on his political…

[Daily Maverick] Malusi Gigaba has an uphill battle to convince us that he is a good leader who acts with integrity. Is he prepared to salvage his tattered reputation by looking beyond his compromised boss who is, one way or the other, on his political deathbed yet still desperately moving the chess pieces?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mgumano Wa Mang’anja Na Sena Group Launched – Mutharika Says Cultural Interaction Promotes Unity

[Nyasa Times] President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has commended the formation of the Ngumano wa Sena na Mangánja cultural grouping saying such groups promote oneness.

[Nyasa Times] President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has commended the formation of the Ngumano wa Sena na Mangánja cultural grouping saying such groups promote oneness.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Soccer – Blantyre United Hold Silver – Malawi TNM Super League

[Nyasa Times] Struggling and relegation plagued Blantyre United have collected 1 point on top of the second placed TNM Super League title contenders Silver Strikers after holding the Central Bankers to a one-all-draw in a match which was played at Chil…

[Nyasa Times] Struggling and relegation plagued Blantyre United have collected 1 point on top of the second placed TNM Super League title contenders Silver Strikers after holding the Central Bankers to a one-all-draw in a match which was played at Chilomoni Stadium in Blantyre on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Economists Hail Govt Over ‘Beneficial Mining Pact’

[Daily News] ECONOMISTS and analysts have commended the government for entering a beneficial mining deal with Barrick, expressing satisfaction on the competence of Tanzania’s negotiating team.

[Daily News] ECONOMISTS and analysts have commended the government for entering a beneficial mining deal with Barrick, expressing satisfaction on the competence of Tanzania's negotiating team.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania