The North Says Farewell to Ya Toivo

[New Era] Ondangwa -The moods at Ondangwa Trade Fair grounds on Friday kept shifting, as one moment it was sombre and the next the crowd would burst into uncontrollable laughter. At times though there was absolute silence as mourners nodded in agreemen…

[New Era] Ondangwa -The moods at Ondangwa Trade Fair grounds on Friday kept shifting, as one moment it was sombre and the next the crowd would burst into uncontrollable laughter. At times though there was absolute silence as mourners nodded in agreement with speaker after speaker recalling their memories of the life of one of Namibia's seminal freedom fighters, Herman Andimba Toivo ya Toivo.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Experts Says Magufuli’s Political Will to Fuel Success in Taming Corrupt Firms

[Daily News] The political will to embrace local expertise by President John Magufuli has been singled out as the major reason behind the success story of the performance of the two teams, formed to investigate copper concentrates export business.

[Daily News] The political will to embrace local expertise by President John Magufuli has been singled out as the major reason behind the success story of the performance of the two teams, formed to investigate copper concentrates export business.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Again, Court Refuses to Suspend Metuh’s Trial

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application by a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, for the suspension of his trial pending the determination of his appeal at the Supreme Court.

[Premium Times] An Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has refused an application by a former spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh, for the suspension of his trial pending the determination of his appeal at the Supreme Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

It Would’ve Been Better If President Buhari Was Around to Handle Hate Speech – APGA Chair

[Vanguard] Dr Victor Oye, National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has said that it would have been better if President Muhammadu Buhari were around to handle the issues of hate speech coming from different quarters of the count…

[Vanguard] Dr Victor Oye, National Chairman of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), has said that it would have been better if President Muhammadu Buhari were around to handle the issues of hate speech coming from different quarters of the country. He also called on those beating the drums of war not to plunge the nation into fresh internal crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Frustration, Anger Over Decision to Ban Mawio

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Media stakeholders have said they are disappointed by the government’s decision to ban a weekly tabloid, Mawio, over a story linking former presidents to the mining scandal.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Media stakeholders have said they are disappointed by the government's decision to ban a weekly tabloid, Mawio, over a story linking former presidents to the mining scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Davies Returns From AU Ministerial Meeting

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has arrived back in the country after attending the third African Union (AU) Ministers of Trade meeting in Niger.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has arrived back in the country after attending the third African Union (AU) Ministers of Trade meeting in Niger.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa