Defence Minister Refuses to Face French Judge Over Habyaramina Death

[RFI] Rwanda’s defence minister has refused to comply with a French examining magistrate’s summons to face a witness who accuses him of involvement in the shooting-down of then-president Juvénal Habyaramina’s plane, an event that is believed to have sparked the 1994 genocide.

[RFI] Rwanda's defence minister has refused to comply with a French examining magistrate's summons to face a witness who accuses him of involvement in the shooting-down of then-president Juvénal Habyaramina's plane, an event that is believed to have sparked the 1994 genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Displaced Ethiopians: Escaped but Trapped in a Bleak Prospect

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -September 2017, the start of the Ethiopian New Year of 2010, had a devastating beginning, the level of which was previously unseen for at least two and a half decades.

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -September 2017, the start of the Ethiopian New Year of 2010, had a devastating beginning, the level of which was previously unseen for at least two and a half decades.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chamisa Scoffs At Zanu-PF Sanctions Propaganda

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T deputy president, Nelson Chamisa has dismissed as Zanu PF propaganda reports that the MDC Alliance was in the United States to beg for an extension of sanctions, saying as the alternative and government in waiting, they had th…

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC-T deputy president, Nelson Chamisa has dismissed as Zanu PF propaganda reports that the MDC Alliance was in the United States to beg for an extension of sanctions, saying as the alternative and government in waiting, they had the right to start cultivating relations with the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Zanu-PF Feted General Chiwenga

[Zimbabwe Standard] Clad in a black suit, white shirt and a stripped green necktie which matched his wife Marry’s green attire, commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) General Constantino Chiwenga sat coolly in the front row facing ministers and…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Clad in a black suit, white shirt and a stripped green necktie which matched his wife Marry's green attire, commander of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) General Constantino Chiwenga sat coolly in the front row facing ministers and senior Zanu PF officials at the just-ended special congress held in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ED in VPs Dilemma

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa is facing a tough balancing act in appointing his two deputies amid indications he is under pressure to reward the military for playing a pivotal role in removing long-time ruler Robert Mugabe.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa is facing a tough balancing act in appointing his two deputies amid indications he is under pressure to reward the military for playing a pivotal role in removing long-time ruler Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Grace’s School Must Be Converted Into a Tech Hub

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last Tuesday as I was driving along the A11 Mazowe Road, I was surprised to see the developments that had taken place along the way. I had not been on Mazowe Road for 17 years so the National Defence College and the Amai Mugabe Scho…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last Tuesday as I was driving along the A11 Mazowe Road, I was surprised to see the developments that had taken place along the way. I had not been on Mazowe Road for 17 years so the National Defence College and the Amai Mugabe School were new, remarkable and refreshing sightings for me. I had heard about them but seeing is a different matter altogether.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ED’s Fight to Break Free of Mugabe

[Zimbabwe Standard] EXACTLY a month after the fall of long-time ruler former president Robert Mugabe, signs are there that new Zimbabwean leader Emmerson Mnangagwa might struggle to undo his predecessor’s legacy.

[Zimbabwe Standard] EXACTLY a month after the fall of long-time ruler former president Robert Mugabe, signs are there that new Zimbabwean leader Emmerson Mnangagwa might struggle to undo his predecessor's legacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

In Memory of Deyda Hydara

[Foroyaa] Tomorrow, 16th December marks the thirteenth anniversary of the murder of Deyda Hydara in cold blood by cowards who hid in the dark to commit this atrocious crime.

[Foroyaa] Tomorrow, 16th December marks the thirteenth anniversary of the murder of Deyda Hydara in cold blood by cowards who hid in the dark to commit this atrocious crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Land Dispute At Jabang

[Foroyaa] A group of Police Intervention Unit (PIU), were on Thursday 14thDecember 2017 deployed to evict families from their houses in Jabang in the Kombo North District.

[Foroyaa] A group of Police Intervention Unit (PIU), were on Thursday 14thDecember 2017 deployed to evict families from their houses in Jabang in the Kombo North District.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia