Security Beefed Up for Dalai Lama

[The Patriot] Security arrangements in and around Gaborone are said to have been spruced up ahead of the visit by Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama next month, this publication has learnt.

[The Patriot] Security arrangements in and around Gaborone are said to have been spruced up ahead of the visit by Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama next month, this publication has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Will the Real Tshekedi Stand Up?

[The Patriot] Since entering Parliament in 2008, the Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism Tshekedi Khama has been the only cabinet minister who had his way and never shied away from criticising his own government.

[The Patriot] Since entering Parliament in 2008, the Minister of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism Tshekedi Khama has been the only cabinet minister who had his way and never shied away from criticising his own government.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Political Expediency or Genuine Offer?

[The Patriot] An announcement by Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) on Tuesday that Government will pay salary increment arrears to April 2016 for public officers belonging to members of BOFEPUSU affiliated trade unions has been received with mixed feelings.

[The Patriot] An announcement by Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) on Tuesday that Government will pay salary increment arrears to April 2016 for public officers belonging to members of BOFEPUSU affiliated trade unions has been received with mixed feelings.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Rural Councils Ordered to Buy Luxury Vehicles for Chairpersons

[New Zimbabwe] Rural development minister, Abednigo Ncube, has given a directive to all 60 rural district councils to buy brand new luxury Toyota Hilux D4D twin cabs for their chairpersons at an estimated total cost of $2, 7 million, an official in the…

[New Zimbabwe] Rural development minister, Abednigo Ncube, has given a directive to all 60 rural district councils to buy brand new luxury Toyota Hilux D4D twin cabs for their chairpersons at an estimated total cost of $2, 7 million, an official in the ministry confirmed on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Leader Sues Econet Over U.S.$1

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Development Party leader Mr Kisinoti Mukwazhe has taken a local mobile network service provider to the High Court for a dollar that he claims was unprocedurally deducted from his account.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Development Party leader Mr Kisinoti Mukwazhe has taken a local mobile network service provider to the High Court for a dollar that he claims was unprocedurally deducted from his account.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Confirms VP Mnangagwa Hospitalised

[New Zimbabwe] The plot thickened around suspected attempts on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s life after the embattled Zanu PF number two was flown to South African hospitals over weekend amid “food poisoning” claims by party rivals.

[New Zimbabwe] The plot thickened around suspected attempts on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa's life after the embattled Zanu PF number two was flown to South African hospitals over weekend amid "food poisoning" claims by party rivals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bakri Inaugurates Army Officers’ Housing Project in Soba

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih inaugurated , on Monday , the Housing Project of the Armed Forces officers in Soba in Khartoum.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih inaugurated , on Monday , the Housing Project of the Armed Forces officers in Soba in Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Women Union to Name One of Its Halls After Late Fatima Ibrahim

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary of the Sudanese Women Union, Mariam Osman Jusur, said the union intends to name one of its halls after the late Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, in recognition of her national contributions and support for women cause.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Secretary of the Sudanese Women Union, Mariam Osman Jusur, said the union intends to name one of its halls after the late Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim, in recognition of her national contributions and support for women cause.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ethiopia Save Blushes With Late Equalizer

[CAF] Sudan held host Ethiopia to a 1-1 draw in their 2018 Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 third and final round first leg clash on Sunday, 13 August 2017 in Hawassa.

[CAF] Sudan held host Ethiopia to a 1-1 draw in their 2018 Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 third and final round first leg clash on Sunday, 13 August 2017 in Hawassa.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

2020 Elections – Controversial Contributions

[Iwacu] President Nkurunziza calls on Burundians to contribute to the 2020 elections. Three years before this important appointment, the spokesman for the Ministry of the Interior speaks of a duty to safeguard national sovereignty.

[Iwacu] President Nkurunziza calls on Burundians to contribute to the 2020 elections. Three years before this important appointment, the spokesman for the Ministry of the Interior speaks of a duty to safeguard national sovereignty.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi