Reckoning With Post-Genocide Trauma

[New Times] As Rwanda continues to commemorate the Genocide against the Tutsi for the 24th time, the Government and survivors’ organisations continue to grapple with trauma related to the Genocide.

[New Times] As Rwanda continues to commemorate the Genocide against the Tutsi for the 24th time, the Government and survivors' organisations continue to grapple with trauma related to the Genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Missing U.S.$15 Billion Diamonds – Parliament to Summon Mugabe

[The Herald] THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines and Energy has resolved to summon former president Robert Mugabe to appear for a hearing, as it seeks to conclude its probe into the alleged disappearance of $15 billion worth of diamonds from…

[The Herald] THE Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Mines and Energy has resolved to summon former president Robert Mugabe to appear for a hearing, as it seeks to conclude its probe into the alleged disappearance of $15 billion worth of diamonds from Marange diamond fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Drops Travel Ban for Citizens of Chad

[Deutsche Welle] The White House has lauded Chad’s efforts to bolster security and share critical passenger data. But Donald Trump said the travel ban will remain in place for six other countries that “did not make notable improvements.”

[Deutsche Welle] The White House has lauded Chad's efforts to bolster security and share critical passenger data. But Donald Trump said the travel ban will remain in place for six other countries that "did not make notable improvements."

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Ex-Army Chief Paul Malong Forms New Party

[Deutsche Welle] Paul Malong, a former ally of President Salva Kiir, has announced his new opposition party will participate in upcoming peace talks. The move has been seen as a form of rebellion during an already-fractured civil war.

[Deutsche Welle] Paul Malong, a former ally of President Salva Kiir, has announced his new opposition party will participate in upcoming peace talks. The move has been seen as a form of rebellion during an already-fractured civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Will Ivorians Take a Stand for Syria’s Victims?

[allAfrica] A United Nations Security Council vote on Syria last month offers fresh evidence that China is using its growing influence to curtail the UN’s role in protecting human rights, in this case with help from Cote d’Ivoire.

[allAfrica] A United Nations Security Council vote on Syria last month offers fresh evidence that China is using its growing influence to curtail the UN's role in protecting human rights, in this case with help from Cote d'Ivoire.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Home Affairs On Strategy to Address Long Queues

[Govt of SA] Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has directed his department to prepare a comprehensive report and strategy on managing long queues at home affairs offices across the country.

[Govt of SA] Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has directed his department to prepare a comprehensive report and strategy on managing long queues at home affairs offices across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ethiopia, Russia Enter New Frontier

[EA Business] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -Ethiopia and Russia have reached an agreement to develop nuclear energy collaboratively according to reports from a number of reputable sources.

[EA Business] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -Ethiopia and Russia have reached an agreement to develop nuclear energy collaboratively according to reports from a number of reputable sources.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

BLF Backs Off 10 Rupert Properties, Threatens to Come for the Rest in Land Grabs

[News24Wire] “White monopoly capital” is using the courts to intimidate poor and landless people, Black First Land First president Andile Mngxitama said outside the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] "White monopoly capital" is using the courts to intimidate poor and landless people, Black First Land First president Andile Mngxitama said outside the Western Cape High Court on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Robber Sentenced to 10 Years for Stealing Two Cellphones in Aggravated Robbery of Student

[News24Wire] wielding robber has been sentenced to an effective 10 years in prison after the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court convicted him of aggravated robbery.

[News24Wire] wielding robber has been sentenced to an effective 10 years in prison after the Pretoria Magistrate's Court convicted him of aggravated robbery.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NMB Council Did Not Fly Flags At Half-Mast for Winnie, Claims EFF

[News24Wire] The EFF on Tuesday morning accused the Nelson Mandela Bay council of disrespecting Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by not flying its flags at half-mast after her death.

[News24Wire] The EFF on Tuesday morning accused the Nelson Mandela Bay council of disrespecting Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by not flying its flags at half-mast after her death.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa