Ruling Party Wants Ex-Prime Minister to Face Sedition Charges

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) wants former Prime Minister and a member of opposition Chadema central committee to be charged for making seditious remarks.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) wants former Prime Minister and a member of opposition Chadema central committee to be charged for making seditious remarks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why the Ruling Party May Be Stumbling Closer to its Most Serious Split Yet

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will be adopted formally.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mubende Gold Row – Museveni Petitioned Over Eviction Notice

[Observer] The fight over land rights in a gold mining area in Mubende has come to a head, with the artisanal miners vowing to defy a presidential directive that called for their eviction in favour of a certain company, writes CHRISTOPHER TUSIIME.

[Observer] The fight over land rights in a gold mining area in Mubende has come to a head, with the artisanal miners vowing to defy a presidential directive that called for their eviction in favour of a certain company, writes CHRISTOPHER TUSIIME.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rape – Vice Principal Gets Life Imprisonment in Ekiti

[Daily Trust] Ado-Ekiti -The Vice Principal of St. Mary’s Girls Grammar School, Ikole-Ekiti, Taiwo Ajayi, on Thursday bagged life imprisonment from an Ekiti State High Court for raping a 12-year-old student (name withheld).

[Daily Trust] Ado-Ekiti -The Vice Principal of St. Mary's Girls Grammar School, Ikole-Ekiti, Taiwo Ajayi, on Thursday bagged life imprisonment from an Ekiti State High Court for raping a 12-year-old student (name withheld).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Citizens Anxious Ahead of August Polls

[Deutsche Welle] Kenyans have appealed to the government to beef up security during the election period to address any form of violence. The calls came ahead of the August general elections.

[Deutsche Welle] Kenyans have appealed to the government to beef up security during the election period to address any form of violence. The calls came ahead of the August general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya