Book Celebrating Rural Development Heroines Launched

[The Herald] Women who played a pivotal role in rural community development during the armed struggle have been acknowledged in a mighty 600-page book titled “Leading from Behind: Women in Community Development in Rhodesia (1973-1979)”.

[The Herald] Women who played a pivotal role in rural community development during the armed struggle have been acknowledged in a mighty 600-page book titled "Leading from Behind: Women in Community Development in Rhodesia (1973-1979)".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Is Tsvangirai Losing Support Home and Away?

[The Herald] The year 2017 is proving to be a year of disintegration for the MDC-T, amid internal strife caused by jostling for positions, anxiety sparked by party leader, Morgan Tsvangirai’s deteriorating health and a dwindling support base.

[The Herald] The year 2017 is proving to be a year of disintegration for the MDC-T, amid internal strife caused by jostling for positions, anxiety sparked by party leader, Morgan Tsvangirai's deteriorating health and a dwindling support base.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sasfin to Review Its Future Engagement With KPMG

[Sasfin Holdings Group] Sasfin will be changing its Independent Sponsor from KPMG Services (Pty) Ltd to Deloitte & Touche Sponsor Services (Pty) Ltd, effective as of Tuesday, 19 September 2017. This decision was made to ensure a separation of the role of external joint auditor to the Sasfin Holdings Limited Group with that of Independent Sponsor.

[Sasfin Holdings Group] Sasfin will be changing its Independent Sponsor from KPMG Services (Pty) Ltd to Deloitte & Touche Sponsor Services (Pty) Ltd, effective as of Tuesday, 19 September 2017. This decision was made to ensure a separation of the role of external joint auditor to the Sasfin Holdings Limited Group with that of Independent Sponsor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Anti-Terror Laws Brand Journalists As Terrorists

[CPJ] In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country’s Englis…

[CPJ] In 2014, Cameroon enacted a broad anti-terror law as part of its effort to counter the extremist group Boko Haram, but authorities are using it to arrest and threaten local journalists who report on the militants or unrest in the country's English-speaking regions. A presidential decree in August 2017 ended legal proceedings against at least four journalists, but the laws that were used against them are still in place. RFI broadcaster Ahmed Abba remains in jail. With elections due to take place next year,

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Al-Bashir Arrived Forbarnga in West Darfur

[SNA] Forbarnga, West Darfur -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived on Wednesday in Forbarnga town in the second day of visist to West Darfur State where he was received by huge mass rally with executive and legislative and na…

[SNA] Forbarnga, West Darfur -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir arrived on Wednesday in Forbarnga town in the second day of visist to West Darfur State where he was received by huge mass rally with executive and legislative and native administration leaders, representatives of parties and political forces, Forbarnga dignitaries and people's delegation from neighboring Chad were in lead.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan