Man Terrorized for Renting Shop to a Somali

[GroundUp] Elvis Volosi says a burning tyre was hurled through the living room window of his house and his car was petrol bombed. The incident happened in September while he was asleep with his family.

[GroundUp] Elvis Volosi says a burning tyre was hurled through the living room window of his house and his car was petrol bombed. The incident happened in September while he was asleep with his family.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

’99-Year Land Reform Leases Make Women Destitute’

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader and constitutional lawyer Tendai Biti has vowed to take government to court for failure to formulate property rights laws which eliminate women oppression.

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader and constitutional lawyer Tendai Biti has vowed to take government to court for failure to formulate property rights laws which eliminate women oppression.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

It Was ‘A Night to the Moon’ At Buregeya’s Exhibition

[New Times] IT was indeed ‘a night to the moon’ feeling during visual artist Innocent Buregeya’s solo art exhibition on Saturday night. Dubbed A night on the moon, the exhibition swapped canvass for burnt wood.

[New Times] IT was indeed 'a night to the moon' feeling during visual artist Innocent Buregeya's solo art exhibition on Saturday night. Dubbed A night on the moon, the exhibition swapped canvass for burnt wood.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Security Council Condemns Attack On UN Mission Base in DR Congo

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council has called on the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to investigate into, and bring to justice those behind Monday’s attack on a peacekeeping mission base in North Kivu that resulted in the …

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council has called on the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to investigate into, and bring to justice those behind Monday's attack on a peacekeeping mission base in North Kivu that resulted in the deaths of two "blue helmets."

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

President Seeks Nod for New U.S.$5.5 Billion Loan

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Assembly to approve two external loans worth $5.5 billion. But the terms and conditions for such facilities are not made known.According to Buhari in a letter read by Senate President,…

[Guardian] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the National Assembly to approve two external loans worth $5.5 billion. But the terms and conditions for such facilities are not made known.According to Buhari in a letter read by Senate President, Bukola Saraki, during a plenary session yesterday, the first loan of $2.5 billion is for the financing of the deficit and capital projects in the 2017 budget. The second loan of $3.0 billion is for the refinancing of maturing domestic debt obligations through the issuance of

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kariba Coach Ready For Dynamos

[The Herald] ZPC Kariba coach Sunday “Mhofu” Chidzambwa is hoping for a massive response from his troops, who have been enduring a horror spell, when they take on Castle Lager Premiership leaders Dynamos at Nyamhunga on Saturday. The league marathon re…

[The Herald] ZPC Kariba coach Sunday "Mhofu" Chidzambwa is hoping for a massive response from his troops, who have been enduring a horror spell, when they take on Castle Lager Premiership leaders Dynamos at Nyamhunga on Saturday. The league marathon resumes this Friday after making way for the Chibuku Super Cup quarter-finals last weekend. Following a promising start, ZPC Kariba have fizzled out of the league race and what they are now fighting for is just to remain in a respectable position. The club was hit by contro

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe