Man Gets Seven Day Jail Term for Contempt

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Thyolo Third Grade Magistrate’s Court Wednesday sentenced Arnold Kholowa, 36, to seven days imprisonment for disturbing court proceedings after he threatened a witness in court in a case in which his mother is a complainant…

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Thyolo Third Grade Magistrate's Court Wednesday sentenced Arnold Kholowa, 36, to seven days imprisonment for disturbing court proceedings after he threatened a witness in court in a case in which his mother is a complainant in a land grabbing case.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Experts Worry Over Proposed Amisom Withdrawal

[Ethiopian Herald] The proposed withdrawal of around 1000 African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops from Somalia could create vacuum in the country, lead to the revival of weakening Al Shabaab and undermine the gains made against the insurgent g…

[Ethiopian Herald] The proposed withdrawal of around 1000 African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops from Somalia could create vacuum in the country, lead to the revival of weakening Al Shabaab and undermine the gains made against the insurgent groups so far, learnt The Ethiopian Herald.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Besigye’s Bail Extended, Rearrested At Court

[Monitor] Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has been rearrested shortly after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate’s court extended his bail.

[Monitor] Former Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has been rearrested shortly after Rukungiri Chief Magistrate's court extended his bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zambian Rural Dwellers Threatened With Eviction

[CAJ News] Lusaka -HUNDREDS of families in Zambia are devastated by forced eviction by corporates that have turned the rural dwellers’ land into commercial farmers. The commercial farmers have defied an order by President Edgar Lungu compensate the fam…

[CAJ News] Lusaka -HUNDREDS of families in Zambia are devastated by forced eviction by corporates that have turned the rural dwellers' land into commercial farmers. The commercial farmers have defied an order by President Edgar Lungu compensate the families evicted in the Serenje district in the fertile Central Province. A broad range of investors have bought the farming land, with plots ranging in size from 150 to more than 5 000 hectares. Research by human rights groups has established several thousands more households wer

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Sisi Approves French Grant to Back First Aid Project in Egypt

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a decree approving a one-million-euro grant offered by the French Development agency to back the first aid project in Egypt .

[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a decree approving a one-million-euro grant offered by the French Development agency to back the first aid project in Egypt .

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Egypt Concerns Over Conditions in Zimbabwe

[Egypt Online] Egypt is concerned following up the political and security developments in Zimbabwe, said the foreign ministry’s spokesman Ahmed Abu-Zeid on Wednesday 15/11/2017 .

[Egypt Online] Egypt is concerned following up the political and security developments in Zimbabwe, said the foreign ministry's spokesman Ahmed Abu-Zeid on Wednesday 15/11/2017 .

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt