‘No International Crimes Committed in Burundi’, NHR Commission Says

[Iwacu] No international crimes were committed in Burundi between 2015 and 2017, according to an announcement on Friday by the chairman of the National Commission for Human Rights, CNDIH. The announcement comes just weeks after the allegedly independen…

[Iwacu] No international crimes were committed in Burundi between 2015 and 2017, according to an announcement on Friday by the chairman of the National Commission for Human Rights, CNDIH. The announcement comes just weeks after the allegedly independent commission announced that it had recorded 340 unlawful killings, over 100 disappearances, 68 torture cases and 788 arbitrary arrests between January 2016 and June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Football – Petro and Kabuscorp Draw in 21st Round

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda and Kabuscorp do Palanca last Sunday in 11 de Novembro Stadium, in this province, drew 1-1 in an encounter that was deemed the highlight of the 21st round of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017).

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda and Kabuscorp do Palanca last Sunday in 11 de Novembro Stadium, in this province, drew 1-1 in an encounter that was deemed the highlight of the 21st round of the first division National Football Championship (Girabola2017).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Sonangol Wins Filda’s Main Prize

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Fuel Society (Sonangol) last Saturday in Luanda won the main prize of the 33rd edition of the Luanda International Fair (Filda), an event organised and promoted by the Economy Ministry, in partnership with the Eventos Arena…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Fuel Society (Sonangol) last Saturday in Luanda won the main prize of the 33rd edition of the Luanda International Fair (Filda), an event organised and promoted by the Economy Ministry, in partnership with the Eventos Arena firm.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Communication Key to SADC Industralisation Success

[SAnews.gov.za] The Acting Director of Industrial Development and Trade at the SADC Secretariat, Lomkhosi Mkhonta-Gama, says effective communication is crucial if the objectives of the SADC Industrialisation Strategy are to be achieved.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Acting Director of Industrial Development and Trade at the SADC Secretariat, Lomkhosi Mkhonta-Gama, says effective communication is crucial if the objectives of the SADC Industrialisation Strategy are to be achieved.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former HuffPost SA Editor to Appeal Ombud Ruling

[News24Wire] Former Huffington Post South Africa editor Verashni Pillay will on Monday argue for leave to appeal a Press Ombudsman ruling that a blog published on the website constituted hate speech.

[News24Wire] Former Huffington Post South Africa editor Verashni Pillay will on Monday argue for leave to appeal a Press Ombudsman ruling that a blog published on the website constituted hate speech.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Move to End Misrepresentation of Qualifications

[SAnews.gov.za] Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande will soon present a National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Amendment Bill to Parliament for approval.

[SAnews.gov.za] Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande will soon present a National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Amendment Bill to Parliament for approval.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Division in Machar Team Threatens Entebbe Deal

[East African] Even as the three major warring factions of the Sudan Peoples Liberation Movement finally signed a reconciliation agreement on July 27, 2017, after a series of meetings hosted by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Entebbe, the deal sta…

[East African] Even as the three major warring factions of the Sudan Peoples Liberation Movement finally signed a reconciliation agreement on July 27, 2017, after a series of meetings hosted by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Entebbe, the deal stands on weak foundation, as a split within Riek Machar's group has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan