Minister Masuku Collapses While Reading Independence Speech

[New Zimbabwe] Proceedings at Independence celebrations in Bulawayo were temporarily disrupted after guest of honour and Bulawayo province resident minister, Angeline Masuku, collapsed while in the middle of reading the president’s speech at White City…

[New Zimbabwe] Proceedings at Independence celebrations in Bulawayo were temporarily disrupted after guest of honour and Bulawayo province resident minister, Angeline Masuku, collapsed while in the middle of reading the president's speech at White City Stadium on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mapfumo Lands in Harare Ending More Than 10 Years of Exile

[New Zimbabwe] Chimurenga music guru and one of Zimbabwe’s most populat musicians, Thomas Mapfumo, Wednesday evening landed in Harare ending more than 10 years of exile.

[New Zimbabwe] Chimurenga music guru and one of Zimbabwe's most populat musicians, Thomas Mapfumo, Wednesday evening landed in Harare ending more than 10 years of exile.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Journalist Found Stabbed and Killed in Liberia

[CPJ] New York -Liberian authorities should thoroughly investigate the killing of Tyron Brown, a video editor and camera operator with Super Communications, a privately owned outlet that runs Super FM and Super Television, the Committee to Protect Jour…

[CPJ] New York -Liberian authorities should thoroughly investigate the killing of Tyron Brown, a video editor and camera operator with Super Communications, a privately owned outlet that runs Super FM and Super Television, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

A Who’s Who in South Sudan’s Splintering Civil War

[IRIN] When the third round of talks* aimed at revitalising the chances of peace in South Sudan gets underway in Addis Ababa on 26 April, the country’s influential former military chief wants to be at the table.

[IRIN] When the third round of talks* aimed at revitalising the chances of peace in South Sudan gets underway in Addis Ababa on 26 April, the country's influential former military chief wants to be at the table.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

‘Sanctions Must Go, Could Give Failing Mnangagwa an Excuse’

[New Zimbabwe] The National Constitutional Assembly party (NCA) said the West should wholesomely remove all sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe so that the country realises economic growth and at the same time blasted the Emmerson Mnangagwa led “coup” govern…

[New Zimbabwe] The National Constitutional Assembly party (NCA) said the West should wholesomely remove all sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe so that the country realises economic growth and at the same time blasted the Emmerson Mnangagwa led "coup" government for failing to end the cash crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Malema ‘Born Ready’ to Face Private Prosection from ‘Bloody Racists’

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has told lobby group AfriForum to “bring it on”, after it announced that it would privately prosecute him.

[News24Wire] Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has told lobby group AfriForum to "bring it on", after it announced that it would privately prosecute him.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Young Warriors to Host Botswana

[New Era] Windhoek -The Young Warriors are set to play Botswana in the capital this Sunday for the second leg of their 2019 CAF Under-20 AFCON qualifiers, following a goalless draw in Gaborone in the first leg.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Young Warriors are set to play Botswana in the capital this Sunday for the second leg of their 2019 CAF Under-20 AFCON qualifiers, following a goalless draw in Gaborone in the first leg.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nurses Sacking Shows Chiwenga as an Emerging Dictator, Say Rivals

[New Zimbabwe] The shock sacking on Tuesday of nurses by Vice President Constantino Chiwenga for failing to heed a government call to end their industrial action has spotlighted on the former military commander’s overbearing influence on governance iss…

[New Zimbabwe] The shock sacking on Tuesday of nurses by Vice President Constantino Chiwenga for failing to heed a government call to end their industrial action has spotlighted on the former military commander's overbearing influence on governance issues, which date back to the time he was the country's top soldier.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Reportedly Buried Alive At Sime Darby Resurfaces

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The man, who is reportedly seen in the controversial video being tortured and later became missing at the Sime Darby Oil Palm Plantation in Grand Cape Mount County, has surfaced. He’s been facing queries from the Liberia Nat…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The man, who is reportedly seen in the controversial video being tortured and later became missing at the Sime Darby Oil Palm Plantation in Grand Cape Mount County, has surfaced. He's been facing queries from the Liberia National Police (LNP).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Disaster Committees Set to Restore Damaged Infrastructure Following Heavy Rains

[Citizen] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said on Thursday April 19, that the government’s disaster committees will assess the damage caused by heavy rains and flooding across the country and intervene accordingly.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said on Thursday April 19, that the government's disaster committees will assess the damage caused by heavy rains and flooding across the country and intervene accordingly.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania