Voting Has Started Countrywide

[ANGOP] Luanda -Registered Angolans in voting age have started casting their ballot around the country. It was 7 am when the polling stations started to open.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Registered Angolans in voting age have started casting their ballot around the country. It was 7 am when the polling stations started to open.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Parliament Speaker Votes

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Assembly (Angolan Parliament) speaker, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, cast his ballot Wednesday in Luanda.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Assembly (Angolan Parliament) speaker, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, cast his ballot Wednesday in Luanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ruling Party Candidate Votes

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ruling MPLA party presidential candidate João Lourenço voted Wednesday at Luanda’s Law Faculty of the Universidade Agostinho Neto.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ruling MPLA party presidential candidate João Lourenço voted Wednesday at Luanda's Law Faculty of the Universidade Agostinho Neto.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Nigeria Donates Relief Materials, Cash to Freetown Mudslide Victims

[Premium Times] Nigeria has donated 315 tonnes of assorted relief materials and one million dollars to Sierra Leone to help alleviate the suffering of people affected by flood and mudslide in the country.

[Premium Times] Nigeria has donated 315 tonnes of assorted relief materials and one million dollars to Sierra Leone to help alleviate the suffering of people affected by flood and mudslide in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Head of State Votes

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, cast his ballot on Wednesday at Luanda?s polling station 1047, on the premises of the São José de Colony college, municipality of Ingombota.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan head of State, José Eduardo dos Santos, cast his ballot on Wednesday at Luanda?s polling station 1047, on the premises of the São José de Colony college, municipality of Ingombota.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Evicted White Farmers Launch Fresh Bid for Compensation

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean white commercial farmers, who were kicked out of their properties at the height of the southern African country’s chaotic land reforms, have launched a fresh bid for “justice and compensation” amid violent invasions of the few r…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean white commercial farmers, who were kicked out of their properties at the height of the southern African country's chaotic land reforms, have launched a fresh bid for "justice and compensation" amid violent invasions of the few remaining white-owned farms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

South Sudan Runs Out of Fuel

[RFI] In South Sudan, gas stations across the country are running out of fuel. Imports have slowed down because roads to east Africa are either blocked or frequently attacked. On top of this, the fuel import business has become difficult with inflation…

[RFI] In South Sudan, gas stations across the country are running out of fuel. Imports have slowed down because roads to east Africa are either blocked or frequently attacked. On top of this, the fuel import business has become difficult with inflation at about 800 percent. As a result, many fuel traders have simply given up importing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Former Ministers Implicated in Corruption Case

[Lesotho Times] The Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO) yesterday grilled former ministers Lekhetho Rakuoane and Selibe Mochoboroane as part of its probe of the controversial vehicle fleet tender the previous government inked with Bi…

[Lesotho Times] The Directorate on Corruption and Economic Offences (DCEO) yesterday grilled former ministers Lekhetho Rakuoane and Selibe Mochoboroane as part of its probe of the controversial vehicle fleet tender the previous government inked with Bidvest Bank Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

SA Companies Urged to Invest in South Sudan

[SAnews.gov.za] South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has funded the visit of the six-member group as part of the department’s efforts to increase trade and investments between South Africa and South Sudan.

[SAnews.gov.za] South Africa's Department of Trade and Industry (dti) has funded the visit of the six-member group as part of the department's efforts to increase trade and investments between South Africa and South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Tanzania Women of Achievement Launches Online Platform for Girls, Women in Africa

[CIO] Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) has launched Twaa Mentorship, an online portal and mobile app, designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

[CIO] Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) has launched Twaa Mentorship, an online portal and mobile app, designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania