Zuma No Confidence Vote – the ANC Is the Loser, Whatever Happens

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing African National Congress has got itself into one hell of a pickle. Next week the National Assembly will debate an opposition motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's governing African National Congress has got itself into one hell of a pickle. Next week the National Assembly will debate an opposition motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Finds Mass Graves in Northern Mali Town

[Deutsche Welle] As renewed infighting among Tuareg groups threatens to derail a 2015 peace agreement, the UN has found mass graves in a northern Mali town. It also found evidence of the forced disappearance of children.

[Deutsche Welle] As renewed infighting among Tuareg groups threatens to derail a 2015 peace agreement, the UN has found mass graves in a northern Mali town. It also found evidence of the forced disappearance of children.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Businessman Manji Hits Another Snag in Bail Application

[Daily News] THE Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has filed three grounds of objection, seeking dismissal of bail application lodged by prominent businessman, Yusufali Manji, who is charged with seven economic and national security counts, relatin…

[Daily News] THE Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has filed three grounds of objection, seeking dismissal of bail application lodged by prominent businessman, Yusufali Manji, who is charged with seven economic and national security counts, relating to military uniform fabrics worth over 200m/-.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Nakiwala Elected Fufa Vice President

[Observer] The state minister for Youth and Children Affairs, Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi has today been elected 3rd vice president of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa).

[Observer] The state minister for Youth and Children Affairs, Florence Nakiwala Kiyingi has today been elected 3rd vice president of the Federation of Uganda Football Associations (Fufa).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit – Police Directed to Go Firm On ‘Intolerant’ Ugandans

[Observer] Government has directed the police and other security agencies to “firmly take action” against ‘intolerant’ Ugandans especially those opposed to lifting of the presidential age limit.

[Observer] Government has directed the police and other security agencies to "firmly take action" against 'intolerant' Ugandans especially those opposed to lifting of the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mweresa Through to 400m Semis As Omae and Kibet Exit

[Nation] African Games 400m silver medallist Boniface Mweresa saved Kenya some blushes when he qualified to the semi-final of men’s 400m at the World Championships on Saturday as National 400m champion Collins Omae and Raymond Kibet fell by the way sid…

[Nation] African Games 400m silver medallist Boniface Mweresa saved Kenya some blushes when he qualified to the semi-final of men's 400m at the World Championships on Saturday as National 400m champion Collins Omae and Raymond Kibet fell by the way side in the preliminaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Groups Turn Glass Waste Into Building Material to Reduce Waste

[Seychelles News Agency] Turning glass waste into green building material is an environmental project being undertaken by a construction company in Seychelles.

[Seychelles News Agency] Turning glass waste into green building material is an environmental project being undertaken by a construction company in Seychelles.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Mauritanians Head to Polls in Controversial Referendum

[RFI] Mauritanians voted Saturday in a referendum on constitutional reform that would mean abolishing the country’s Senate and changing the national flag. Critics see it as a covert power grab.

[RFI] Mauritanians voted Saturday in a referendum on constitutional reform that would mean abolishing the country's Senate and changing the national flag. Critics see it as a covert power grab.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania