Reform Is the Way Forward for South Sudan

[Fahamu] The current challenges in South Sudan require drastic reforms beyond the call for President Salva Kiir to resign. South Sudan needs politicians, men and women, whose motivation is the wellbeing of the people of South Sudan and not self enrichm…

[Fahamu] The current challenges in South Sudan require drastic reforms beyond the call for President Salva Kiir to resign. South Sudan needs politicians, men and women, whose motivation is the wellbeing of the people of South Sudan and not self enrichment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

The Somalia-Somaliland Talks – A Crossroads or a Dead End?

[Fahamu] Somaliland’s government perceives the talks as an opportunity to gain recognition; Somalia’s federal government, on the other hand, envisages recognition as a process of tearing the “Somali Republic” apart. Whatever the myths surrounding any r…

[Fahamu] Somaliland's government perceives the talks as an opportunity to gain recognition; Somalia's federal government, on the other hand, envisages recognition as a process of tearing the "Somali Republic" apart. Whatever the myths surrounding any rational decision, the world is watching to see whether Somalis mend or break the fence that has divided them for decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Councillors Defy Tax Collector

[The Herald] Kwekwe councillors recently agreed not to insist on a Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) clearance in the issuance of trading licences to businesses operating in the city.

[The Herald] Kwekwe councillors recently agreed not to insist on a Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) clearance in the issuance of trading licences to businesses operating in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Former Nigeria Police IG Ehindero Docked for Alleged Fraud

[Premium Times] A former Inspector General of Police, Sunday Ehindero, was on Thursday re-arraigned alongside a former police commissioner, John Obaniyi, on a six-count charge for alleged fraud.

[Premium Times] A former Inspector General of Police, Sunday Ehindero, was on Thursday re-arraigned alongside a former police commissioner, John Obaniyi, on a six-count charge for alleged fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Acting Foreign Minister Receives AU Peace and Security Delegation

[SNA] Khartoum -The Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Mohamed Abdala Idris, on Wednesday received the visiting delegation of African Union Peace and Security Council at the end of the delegation visit to the Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Acting Minister for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Mohamed Abdala Idris, on Wednesday received the visiting delegation of African Union Peace and Security Council at the end of the delegation visit to the Sudan

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

All Joy As Sugu, Masonga Finally Home

[Citizen] Mbeya -It was a moment of joy when Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi ‘Sugu’ and Southern Highland Zone Secretary of Chadema Mr. Emmanuel Masonga were finally home this morning. The two were serving a sentence since February for uttering ‘bad wor…

[Citizen] Mbeya -It was a moment of joy when Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi 'Sugu' and Southern Highland Zone Secretary of Chadema Mr. Emmanuel Masonga were finally home this morning. The two were serving a sentence since February for uttering 'bad words' against President John Magufuli at a political rally.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania