South Africa Opens the Door to the Sale of Wildlife Parts

[Daily Maverick] There’s a thin line between the marketing of, and the genuine conservation of, wildlife. In the past few weeks that line was definitively crossed by the South African Department of Environmental Affairs. By DON PINNOCK.

[Daily Maverick] There's a thin line between the marketing of, and the genuine conservation of, wildlife. In the past few weeks that line was definitively crossed by the South African Department of Environmental Affairs. By DON PINNOCK.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Muslim Cleric Murder Trial Closes After 36 Witnesses

[Independent (Kampala)] Prosecution handling the terrorism trial against 14 people accused of being behind the killings of Muslim Clerics across the country, has closed its case with evidence from 36 witnesses.

[Independent (Kampala)] Prosecution handling the terrorism trial against 14 people accused of being behind the killings of Muslim Clerics across the country, has closed its case with evidence from 36 witnesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EU Marks Mugabe’s 93rd Birthday With Renewed Sanctions

[VOA] The world’s oldest leader, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, turns 93 Tuesday. The European Union marked the occasion by renewing sanctions against the president and members of his government.

[VOA] The world's oldest leader, President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, turns 93 Tuesday. The European Union marked the occasion by renewing sanctions against the president and members of his government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe’s Corpse Could Win an Election, Grace Says

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace, says that even Mugabe’s corpse would win an election. She has a point. While we think we can rule out a zombie resurrection, it would be naïve to think that Mugabe’s influence would disappear upon his death. By SIMON ALLISON.

[Daily Maverick] Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, says that even Mugabe's corpse would win an election. She has a point. While we think we can rule out a zombie resurrection, it would be naïve to think that Mugabe's influence would disappear upon his death. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Live By Night – Rules Amongst Criminals

[Cameroon Tribune] Live by Night is a 2016 American crime drama film written, directed, co-produced and starring Ben Affleck. In spite of prohibition, it has not stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The oppor…

[Cameroon Tribune] Live by Night is a 2016 American crime drama film written, directed, co-produced and starring Ben Affleck. In spite of prohibition, it has not stopped the flow of booze in an underground network of gangster-run speakeasies. The opportunity to gain power and money is there for any man with enough ambition and nerve, and Joe Coughlin, the son of the Boston Police superintendent, long ago turned his back on his strict upbringing for the spoils of being an outlaw. But even among criminals there are rules, and

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Burundi Has Taken Measures to Contain Bird Flu

[Iwacu] This Monday, 20 February 2017, Déo Guide Rurema, Burundi Minister of Agriculture and Livestock, has announced a number of measures taken to contain bird flu in the country.

[Iwacu] This Monday, 20 February 2017, Déo Guide Rurema, Burundi Minister of Agriculture and Livestock, has announced a number of measures taken to contain bird flu in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi