History Explains Why South Africans On the Left Argue for Free Passes for the Rich

[The Conversation Africa] In a society like South Africa in which one racial group has dominated another, poor people are ignored in economic debates by those who claim to speak for them.

[The Conversation Africa] In a society like South Africa in which one racial group has dominated another, poor people are ignored in economic debates by those who claim to speak for them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Detains Columnist Over Facebook Posts

[CPJ] Lomé, Togo -Cameroonian authorities detained Patrice Nganang, a Cameroonian-American academic and columnist, as he attempted to fly to Zimbabwe from Douala on December 6, according to his lawyer and media reports.

[CPJ] Lomé, Togo -Cameroonian authorities detained Patrice Nganang, a Cameroonian-American academic and columnist, as he attempted to fly to Zimbabwe from Douala on December 6, according to his lawyer and media reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Gunmen Attack Bullion Van in Delta, Cart Away Undisclosed Sum

[Vanguard] Asaba -Gunmen, yesterday, attacked a bullion van at the Koka Junction axis of the Benin-Onitsha expressway, Asaba, Delta State, carting away an undisclosed amount of money

[Vanguard] Asaba -Gunmen, yesterday, attacked a bullion van at the Koka Junction axis of the Benin-Onitsha expressway, Asaba, Delta State, carting away an undisclosed amount of money

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzanian Peacekeepers Among Those Killed in Attack

[Deutsche Welle] Rebels in eastern DRC have carried out one of the deadliest attacks against UN forces in recent years. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called it “a war crime.”

[Deutsche Welle] Rebels in eastern DRC have carried out one of the deadliest attacks against UN forces in recent years. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called it "a war crime."

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

PDP – Is This the End of Impunity?

[Vanguard] Though the word democratic stands at the middle of its name, many critics and adherents of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP readily confess that the party has for most of the past 18 years been anything but democratic in its actions.

[Vanguard] Though the word democratic stands at the middle of its name, many critics and adherents of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP readily confess that the party has for most of the past 18 years been anything but democratic in its actions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The ANC Leadership Race Will Go Down to the Wire – Here’s Why

[The Conversation Africa] The suspense is tangible as the African National Congress (ANC) – South Africa’s former liberation movement that’s turned into a tired governing party – approaches its fiercely contested 2017 elective conference.

[The Conversation Africa] The suspense is tangible as the African National Congress (ANC) - South Africa's former liberation movement that's turned into a tired governing party - approaches its fiercely contested 2017 elective conference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Electoral Commission Chair Makarau Resigns

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC)chairperson Justice Rita Makarau has resigned. Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi confirmed the resignation yesterday, saying she did not give reasons for quitting.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC)chairperson Justice Rita Makarau has resigned. Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi confirmed the resignation yesterday, saying she did not give reasons for quitting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

DSTv Hosts Film Creative Summit

[The Herald] DSTv hosted the first of a two city “Local Content Summit” for Zimbabwean film producers on Wednesday December 6 later taking it to Bulawayo on Friday December 8.

[The Herald] DSTv hosted the first of a two city "Local Content Summit" for Zimbabwean film producers on Wednesday December 6 later taking it to Bulawayo on Friday December 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

99 Complete Tactic Training

[The Herald] At least 99 non-commissioned officers from various army units completed a 20-week training course in Section Commander Tactics at Parachute Regiment in Harare yesterday.

[The Herald] At least 99 non-commissioned officers from various army units completed a 20-week training course in Section Commander Tactics at Parachute Regiment in Harare yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe