Cde Chinx – Liberation Legacy, Politics of Truth

[The Herald] The largely undocumented, but vitally important liberation history is one of the most cherished parts of the foundational legacy of this nation. Through his modest life during and after the liberation struggle, Cde Chinx, (Dickson Chingair…

[The Herald] The largely undocumented, but vitally important liberation history is one of the most cherished parts of the foundational legacy of this nation. Through his modest life during and after the liberation struggle, Cde Chinx, (Dickson Chingaira) did what has now turned to be a subject of great magnitude sing and mobilise for the sole purpose of patriotism and the courage to fight for justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Crossing Rubicon – the ANC Versus the Nation

[Daily Maverick] The ANC is a venerable old party. It has a history unlike any other political party in the world. Through the last decades of colonialism and the nearly 50 years of apartheid, through massacres and dark days, through dislocation and de…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC is a venerable old party. It has a history unlike any other political party in the world. Through the last decades of colonialism and the nearly 50 years of apartheid, through massacres and dark days, through dislocation and deprivation "we, the people" clung onto it because it represented our ideals and hope. Although freedom was a long walk, its leaders embodied its ideals. They showed they were prepared to give the enemy their bodies and, "if needs be", their lives for that ideal - but they woul

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Response to Acute Watery Diarrhoea

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the latest information from the Sudanese Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO), between mid-August 2016 and 9 June 2017 about 16,600 suspected cases of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) were report…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -According to the latest information from the Sudanese Ministry of Health and the World Health Organization (WHO), between mid-August 2016 and 9 June 2017 about 16,600 suspected cases of Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) were reported in Sudan, including 317 deaths.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Govt Makes U.S.$487 Million Agriculture Funding Record

[The Herald] Government has secured a $487 million facility to fund the 2017-18 agricultural season and movement of inputs under the Command Agriculture and Presidential Input Support schemes is expected to begin next month, The Herald can reveal.

[The Herald] Government has secured a $487 million facility to fund the 2017-18 agricultural season and movement of inputs under the Command Agriculture and Presidential Input Support schemes is expected to begin next month, The Herald can reveal.

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Local Consortium Files U.S.$20 Milliom Lawsuit Against Firm

[The Herald] A local consortium, Zindico, has filed a $20 million lawsuit in London (UK) against Asa Resources (former Mwana Africa) for rescinding a sale and purchase agreement signed in 2013 involving a 26 percent stake in Freda Rebecca, a unit of th…

[The Herald] A local consortium, Zindico, has filed a $20 million lawsuit in London (UK) against Asa Resources (former Mwana Africa) for rescinding a sale and purchase agreement signed in 2013 involving a 26 percent stake in Freda Rebecca, a unit of the Pan African resources company.

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New Threat to Opposition Coalition As Tsvangirai, Mujuru Differ

[New Zimbabwe] The proposed grand coalition of opposition parties could run into fresh hurdles after the MDC-T and Joice Mujuru’s NPP, both expected to form the nucleus of the merger, expressed divergent views over the size of the envisaged alliance.

[New Zimbabwe] The proposed grand coalition of opposition parties could run into fresh hurdles after the MDC-T and Joice Mujuru's NPP, both expected to form the nucleus of the merger, expressed divergent views over the size of the envisaged alliance.

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The ANC’s Top Nine Proposal Will Not Address Real Issues

[Daily Maverick] As the ANC heads into its policy conference that starts, sort of, on Friday and really on Sunday, the new theme appears to be one of compromise. Reports are beginning to emerge of provinces and factions trying to merge slates, or creat…

[Daily Maverick] As the ANC heads into its policy conference that starts, sort of, on Friday and really on Sunday, the new theme appears to be one of compromise. Reports are beginning to emerge of provinces and factions trying to merge slates, or create some kind of solution to the mess that the party is now in. One of the key indicators of this is the move to create larger structures at the top, with suggestions that what is now the "Top Six" national officials structure should become a "Top Nine". On the evidence before

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Police ‘Brutalise’ Nigerian Journalist Before Arrest

[Premium Times] A Nigerian journalist, Ibraheema Yakubu, who was arrested while covering a procession by Shiites in Kaduna Friday, says he was beaten and slapped by the police, before being detained.

[Premium Times] A Nigerian journalist, Ibraheema Yakubu, who was arrested while covering a procession by Shiites in Kaduna Friday, says he was beaten and slapped by the police, before being detained.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

There Is a Common Goal to Try and Get Rid of Zuma and ANC – KZN ANC

[News24Wire] The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday said there was a common goal that sought to remove President Jacob Zuma and the ANC from power but did not factor in what would happen afterwards.

[News24Wire] The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday said there was a common goal that sought to remove President Jacob Zuma and the ANC from power but did not factor in what would happen afterwards.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa