Sekeramayi Turns Knife On Mnangagwa Backers

[Zimbabwe Standard] Defence minister Sydney Sekeramayi yesterday said the ruling party would soon organise meetings to elect a new war veterans leadership to replace the Christopher Mutsvangwa-led executive.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Defence minister Sydney Sekeramayi yesterday said the ruling party would soon organise meetings to elect a new war veterans leadership to replace the Christopher Mutsvangwa-led executive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Drops Succession Bombshell

[Zimbabwe Standard] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday said he will not impose his wife as Zimbabwe’s next president as he opened up on his troubled relationship with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

[Zimbabwe Standard] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe yesterday said he will not impose his wife as Zimbabwe's next president as he opened up on his troubled relationship with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mail & Guardian in the Eye of the Digital Disruption Storm

[Digital Content Africa] South Africa’s Mail and Guardian is one of those African newspapers that sits squarely in the eye of the storm of digital disruption. Tomorrow’s online future seems to suit best those with mass audiences. Russell Southwood spok…

[Digital Content Africa] South Africa's Mail and Guardian is one of those African newspapers that sits squarely in the eye of the storm of digital disruption. Tomorrow's online future seems to suit best those with mass audiences. Russell Southwood spoke to the Mail and Guardian's Editor Khadija Patel to get an early progress report on how it's going.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Interview – How I Got German Embassy to Set Up Health Clinic in Abuja IDP Camp – – Ex-NYSC Member

[Premium Times] As the world deals with a refugee crisis arising from wars in Syria and parts of the Middle East, Nigeria is also dealing with its own internal refugee crisis. The Boko Haram insurgency has led to widespread displacement of people in th…

[Premium Times] As the world deals with a refugee crisis arising from wars in Syria and parts of the Middle East, Nigeria is also dealing with its own internal refugee crisis. The Boko Haram insurgency has led to widespread displacement of people in the North-east of the country. Homes and whole communities have been destroyed, and survivors have had to trudge to camps set up by state and federal governments, making IDPs (Internally Displaced Persons) a familiar acronym in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arik Files N20 Billion Suit Against Nigerian Govt, Ethiopian Airlines

[Premium Times] Arik Air Limited has filed a N20 billion suit against the federal government and Ethiopian Airlines over recent claims in the media that they were negotiating the takeover of the airline.

[Premium Times] Arik Air Limited has filed a N20 billion suit against the federal government and Ethiopian Airlines over recent claims in the media that they were negotiating the takeover of the airline.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Rising Ethnic Tensions Fuel Fears of Spike in Violence

[VOA] The head of United Nations peacekeeping says rising ethnic tensions in Central African Republic are likely to spur greater conflict between the Muslim and Christian communities unless action is taken to defuse the situation.

[VOA] The head of United Nations peacekeeping says rising ethnic tensions in Central African Republic are likely to spur greater conflict between the Muslim and Christian communities unless action is taken to defuse the situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

In Somalia’s ‘City of Danger,’ Hope Takes Shape of Nighttime Soccer Game

[VOA] For the first time in more than 30 years, thousands of residents and fans watched a nighttime soccer match in Mogadishu, often described as the world’s most dangerous capital.

[VOA] For the first time in more than 30 years, thousands of residents and fans watched a nighttime soccer match in Mogadishu, often described as the world's most dangerous capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Europe Accused of Complicity in ‘Horrific Abuse’ of Migrants in Libya

[VOA] Thousands of migrants desperate to get to Europe are being held in detention centers across Libya. Some are run by foreign aid agencies, others by the myriad armed groups vying for power and money.

[VOA] Thousands of migrants desperate to get to Europe are being held in detention centers across Libya. Some are run by foreign aid agencies, others by the myriad armed groups vying for power and money.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya