Debate – Judi Rever Will Not Let Anything Stand in the Way of Her Quest to Document a Second Rwandan Genocide

[The Conversation Africa] Published in March 2018, Judi Rever’s investigative work, In Praise of Blood, quickly garnered international attention. It is an indictment of both the Rwandan patriotic front (RPF) and its leader, current Rwandan president Pa…

[The Conversation Africa] Published in March 2018, Judi Rever's investigative work, In Praise of Blood, quickly garnered international attention. It is an indictment of both the Rwandan patriotic front (RPF) and its leader, current Rwandan president Paul Kagame, and foreign governments and international institutions - the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), in particular - that allowed crimes committed against Hutu civilians to go unpunished.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

PICTURE FOCUS: Presidential Kiss, Croatia President Steals Show

Croatia President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has set social media abuzz with her captivating image at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. Her locking lips with France President Emmanuel Macron after her country lost 4-2 in the finals of the 2018 FIFA … Continued

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Croatia President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has set social media abuzz with her captivating image at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. Her locking lips with France President Emmanuel Macron after her country lost 4-2 in the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup has become a global sensation. The post PICTURE FOCUS: Presidential Kiss, Croatia President Steals Show appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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#AdeosunGate – Group Petitions IGP, Seeks Investigation of Finance Minister

[Premium Times] The Human and Environmental Development Agenda Resource Centre (HEDA), a non-governmental organisation, has asked the Inspector-General of Police to conduct an urgent and thorough investigation into the allegations of National Youth Ser…

[Premium Times] The Human and Environmental Development Agenda Resource Centre (HEDA), a non-governmental organisation, has asked the Inspector-General of Police to conduct an urgent and thorough investigation into the allegations of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) certificate forgery against Kemi Adeosun, Nigeria's finance minister.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eritrea and Ethiopia Have Made Peace. How It Happened and What Next

[The Conversation Africa] This week Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed visited neighbouring Eritrea, to be greeted by President Isaias Afwerki. The vast crowds that thronged the normally quiet streets of Eritrea’s capital, Asmara, were simply overjoy…

[The Conversation Africa] This week Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed visited neighbouring Eritrea, to be greeted by President Isaias Afwerki. The vast crowds that thronged the normally quiet streets of Eritrea's capital, Asmara, were simply overjoyed. They sang and they danced as Abiy's car drove past. Few believed they would ever see such an extraordinarily rapid end to two decades of vituperation and hostility between their countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

DRC Prioritises Oil Over Conservation

[ISS] The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has decided to degazette parts of two UNESCO World Heritage Sites to allow for oil drilling. Environmentalists have reacted sharply to the decision to open up Virunga and Salonga national parks – a move …

[ISS] The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has decided to degazette parts of two UNESCO World Heritage Sites to allow for oil drilling. Environmentalists have reacted sharply to the decision to open up Virunga and Salonga national parks - a move that is likely to jeopardise a regional treaty on the protection of Africa's most biodiverse wildlife habitat and the endangered mountain gorilla.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Chiwenga Dangles Carrot to Mbare

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday promised residents of Harare’s oldest suburb modern apartments with swimming pools as Zanu PF stepped up its campaign to wrestle control of the capital from the opposition.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Vice-President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday promised residents of Harare's oldest suburb modern apartments with swimming pools as Zanu PF stepped up its campaign to wrestle control of the capital from the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ethiopia’s Anuak Refugees Are Wary of Returning Home

[Deutsche Welle] Ethiopia’s new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, may have to do more to convince thousands of refugees belonging to the Anuak ethnic group to return to their homelands.

[Deutsche Welle] Ethiopia's new prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, may have to do more to convince thousands of refugees belonging to the Anuak ethnic group to return to their homelands.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

South Africa, France Are University Sevens Champions

[Namibian] South Africa and France were crowned the men and women’s Fisu World University Rugby Sevens Championships in Swakopmund on Saturday evening after they both defeated Australia in the finals.

[Namibian] South Africa and France were crowned the men and women's Fisu World University Rugby Sevens Championships in Swakopmund on Saturday evening after they both defeated Australia in the finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia