Five People Killed By End of Week

[Iwacu] Corporal Nishemezwe killed himself with his gun at around 9:30 p.m. this 6 August at the president’s office. He belonged to the special brigade in charge of protecting institutions. “The reasons behind the suicide are still unknown”, says Colon…

[Iwacu] Corporal Nishemezwe killed himself with his gun at around 9:30 p.m. this 6 August at the president's office. He belonged to the special brigade in charge of protecting institutions. "The reasons behind the suicide are still unknown", says Colonel Gaspard Baratuza, Army Spokesperson.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

President Jacob Zuma Re-Appoints Terrence Nombembe As a Non-Executive Director

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has reappointed Mr Terrence Nombembe as a non-executive director of the Board of the South African Reserve Bank for a period of three years.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has reappointed Mr Terrence Nombembe as a non-executive director of the Board of the South African Reserve Bank for a period of three years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Snowe Detests Impeachment

[New Republic] Representative Edwin Snowe (Mont. Co) is putting up the stiffest of resistance against any machination, any plan and attempt to get at any of the justices of the Supreme Court Bench as some members of the National Legislature have worked…

[New Republic] Representative Edwin Snowe (Mont. Co) is putting up the stiffest of resistance against any machination, any plan and attempt to get at any of the justices of the Supreme Court Bench as some members of the National Legislature have worked out legal modalities for impeachment proceedings against three Associate Justices.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Youth Advocates Prefer Cummings to Weah

[New Republic] Amidst the ongoing campaign process across the country, individuals representing youth advocacy groups say they prefer Alexander Cummings of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) to George Weah of the opposition Coalition for Democrati…

[New Republic] Amidst the ongoing campaign process across the country, individuals representing youth advocacy groups say they prefer Alexander Cummings of the Alternative National Congress (ANC) to George Weah of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Supreme Court Gets More Lashes

[New Republic] The Supreme Court of Liberia continues to receive litany of whippings since it ruled against the Code of Conduct in favor of Messrs Harrison Karnwea of the Liberty Party and Jeremiah Sulunteh of the Alternative National Congress who took…

[New Republic] The Supreme Court of Liberia continues to receive litany of whippings since it ruled against the Code of Conduct in favor of Messrs Harrison Karnwea of the Liberty Party and Jeremiah Sulunteh of the Alternative National Congress who took exception to the National Elections Commission's (NEC) decision to reject them for not resigning their posts as enshrined in the CoC.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia