South Sudan Opposition: Govt Lacks Will to Work for Peace

[VOA] The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Friday adjourned the South Sudan peace talks for three weeks. An IGAD envoy did not say why, but opposition parties questioned the government delegation’s commitment to finding solutions.

[VOA] The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) on Friday adjourned the South Sudan peace talks for three weeks. An IGAD envoy did not say why, but opposition parties questioned the government delegation's commitment to finding solutions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

How Expatriates Mint Millions Working in Nairobi Illegally

[Nairobi News] As the dust settles on the unceremonious deportation of Miguna Miguna, the self-proclaimed “General” of the National Resistance Movement, Saturday Nation has learnt there are hundreds of foreigners leaving and working in the country ille…

[Nairobi News] As the dust settles on the unceremonious deportation of Miguna Miguna, the self-proclaimed "General" of the National Resistance Movement, Saturday Nation has learnt there are hundreds of foreigners leaving and working in the country illegally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Divisions Threaten to Split Zimbabwe’s MDC Party

[Deutsche Welle] As the country mourns the loss of the longtime opposition leader, his party colleagues are already caught in a power struggle which will likely diminish their chances in Zimbabwe’s first post-Mugabe election.

[Deutsche Welle] As the country mourns the loss of the longtime opposition leader, his party colleagues are already caught in a power struggle which will likely diminish their chances in Zimbabwe's first post-Mugabe election.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

A Crisis Deepens in Libya but Where Are the Cameras?

[IPS] United Nations -Perhaps no major political or humanitarian disaster is as overlooked as the ongoing crisis in Libya. For example, although the New York Times in September 2017 published a total of seven articles mentioning Libya, only one of them…

[IPS] United Nations -Perhaps no major political or humanitarian disaster is as overlooked as the ongoing crisis in Libya. For example, although the New York Times in September 2017 published a total of seven articles mentioning Libya, only one of them touched on the violence ripping it apart. Even the Times' gesture merely highlighted the latest permutation of the US government's foreign military decisions.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Vice Chancellor Arrested Over Grace Mugabe PhD

[The Herald] University of Zimbabwe (UZ)Vice Chancellor Professor Levi Nyagura was arrested yesterday on allegations of abuse of office involving the awarding of a Doctor of Philosophy degree to former First Lady Grace Mugabe. Prof Nyagura was arrested…

[The Herald] University of Zimbabwe (UZ)Vice Chancellor Professor Levi Nyagura was arrested yesterday on allegations of abuse of office involving the awarding of a Doctor of Philosophy degree to former First Lady Grace Mugabe. Prof Nyagura was arrested in Harare and is likely to appear in court today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Finalising U.S.$153M Airport Loan Deal

[The Herald] Government is finalising a $153 million loan agreement with China’s Eximbank, part of which will be used to spruce up the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo has said.

[The Herald] Government is finalising a $153 million loan agreement with China's Eximbank, part of which will be used to spruce up the Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, Transport and Infrastructural Development Minister Dr Joram Gumbo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Dispensation Charms U.S. Govt

[The Herald] The United States (US) government has lined up investors to assess investment opportunities here following the ascendency of President Mnangagwa to power late last year, US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Harry Thomas Jnr has said.

[The Herald] The United States (US) government has lined up investors to assess investment opportunities here following the ascendency of President Mnangagwa to power late last year, US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Harry Thomas Jnr has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe