Citizens to Vote on Changes to Constitution

[VOA] Burundians head to the polls Thursday to vote yes or no on proposed changes to the constitution. The ruling party says the changes are aimed at shaking off vestiges of colonialism. The opposition says they are designed to extend the president’s t…

[VOA] Burundians head to the polls Thursday to vote yes or no on proposed changes to the constitution. The ruling party says the changes are aimed at shaking off vestiges of colonialism. The opposition says they are designed to extend the president's term in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Road Safety Campaign – Civil Service Ministry to Organise Several Activities

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms will organise a series of activities in the context of the National Road Safety Campaign. Four initiatives have been worked out to coincide with the UN Global Road Safet…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms will organise a series of activities in the context of the National Road Safety Campaign. Four initiatives have been worked out to coincide with the UN Global Road Safety Campaign 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Letlhakeng Sub District to Be Planning Area

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -The Letlhakeng sub district is expected to be declared a planning area in accordance with the land policy of 2015 as well as the Town and Country Planning Act 2013.

[Botswana Daily News] Letlhakane -The Letlhakeng sub district is expected to be declared a planning area in accordance with the land policy of 2015 as well as the Town and Country Planning Act 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Stop Giving Arms to Israel

[Daily Maverick] The latest killings of dozens of Palestinian protesters, including children, by the Israeli military is yet another horrific example of the use of excessive force and live ammunition in a totally deplorable way and, in some instances, …

[Daily Maverick] The latest killings of dozens of Palestinian protesters, including children, by the Israeli military is yet another horrific example of the use of excessive force and live ammunition in a totally deplorable way and, in some instances, committing what appear to be wilful killings constituting war crimes. One way to stop these brutal killings is to stop the delivery of arms and military equipment to Israel.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Dumping Illegal Sugar in the Indian Ocean Was Bad Policy

[Nation] A few months back, I was trying to convince eager students of law that an integration of economic principles in their education is essential. Understandably, they took my claim for the fact that every occupation or profession in Kenya not only…

[Nation] A few months back, I was trying to convince eager students of law that an integration of economic principles in their education is essential. Understandably, they took my claim for the fact that every occupation or profession in Kenya not only tries to ingratiate itself with government, but takes to the air to argue that it is indispensable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya