Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby Presses British Government On Violence in DRC

[ACNS] The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has used his position as a member of the House of Lords – the upper house of Britain’s Parliament – to ask the British government how they are responding to “the escalating violence and suppression of …

[ACNS] The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has used his position as a member of the House of Lords - the upper house of Britain's Parliament - to ask the British government how they are responding to "the escalating violence and suppression of peaceful protests across the Democratic Republic of the Congo." Addressing Government minister the Earl of Courtown yesterday (Tuesday), Archbishop Justin said he had spoken that morning to Archbishop Zacharie Masimango Katanda, Primate of the Province de L'Eglise A

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Moise Katumbi Launches Presidency Bid

[Nation] Exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi launched a campaign Monday to be elected president in polls scheduled for December, unveiling his new “Together for Change” party in South Africa.

[Nation] Exiled Congolese opposition leader Moise Katumbi launched a campaign Monday to be elected president in polls scheduled for December, unveiling his new "Together for Change" party in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Panic Over Planned Closure of Nigeria Refugee Camps

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -REFUGEE rights groups have bemoaned the imminent closure of camps housing millions of Nigerians displaced by the Boko Haram terror northeast of the country.

[CAJ News] Maiduguri -REFUGEE rights groups have bemoaned the imminent closure of camps housing millions of Nigerians displaced by the Boko Haram terror northeast of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Penthouse Sales Boom Among Super Rich Amid Urban Poverty

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Demand for luxury penthouses in Kenya’s capital is set to rise as the super rich seek to avoid traffic jams on their way to work, the Knight Frank property agency said on Thursday, amid a shortage of decent housing…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Demand for luxury penthouses in Kenya's capital is set to rise as the super rich seek to avoid traffic jams on their way to work, the Knight Frank property agency said on Thursday, amid a shortage of decent housing for the majority living in slums.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kibaki, ‘Nation’ Writer Amongst Kenya Open Hall of Fame Inductees

[Nation] Former President Mwai Kibaki, who also is the patron of the Kenya Golf Union, and Nation journalist Larry Ngala are among 12 individuals inducted into the Kenya Open Golf Limited Hall of Fame.

[Nation] Former President Mwai Kibaki, who also is the patron of the Kenya Golf Union, and Nation journalist Larry Ngala are among 12 individuals inducted into the Kenya Open Golf Limited Hall of Fame.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Miss BIU Set to Contest for Miss Malawi 2018

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Miss Blantyre International University (BIU) Zuleika Nanguwo says following her qualification for the finals of regional beauty pageant, she is set to contest for national finals of this year’s Miss Malawi competition.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Miss Blantyre International University (BIU) Zuleika Nanguwo says following her qualification for the finals of regional beauty pageant, she is set to contest for national finals of this year's Miss Malawi competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Court Hears How Murdered KZN Woman Had Been Hijacked a Month Before Her Death

[News24Wire] A Durban woman who was shot dead in a “fake hijacking”, allegedly at the behest of her husband, had narrowly survived a similar incident just a month earlier.

[News24Wire] A Durban woman who was shot dead in a "fake hijacking", allegedly at the behest of her husband, had narrowly survived a similar incident just a month earlier.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa