Eritrean, Ethiopian Leaders Meet for First Time in 18 Years

[VOA] The leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia embraced at Asmara International Airport Sunday, a historic moment in what has long been one of Africa’s most entrenched conflicts. The meeting between Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Mini…

[VOA] The leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia embraced at Asmara International Airport Sunday, a historic moment in what has long been one of Africa's most entrenched conflicts. The meeting between Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed continues a thawing of relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chamisa Piles Pressure On Electoral Commission

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa yesterday vowed to pile pressure on the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) until it addresses the opposition’s concerns over the printing of ballot papers.

[Zimbabwe Standard] MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa yesterday vowed to pile pressure on the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) until it addresses the opposition's concerns over the printing of ballot papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa Rally Ends in Mayhem

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rally was yesterday marred by violence after ruling party youths and soldiers tried to stop people from streaming out of the venue before the Zanu PF leader finished his address.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rally was yesterday marred by violence after ruling party youths and soldiers tried to stop people from streaming out of the venue before the Zanu PF leader finished his address.

New Semen Storage Plant Set to Ease Artificial Insemination

[New Times] Issues of delays in accessing artificial insemination services, and lack of semen are set to be addressed thanks to a new liquid nitrogen plant which has started production at Rubona research stationin Huye District,.

[New Times] Issues of delays in accessing artificial insemination services, and lack of semen are set to be addressed thanks to a new liquid nitrogen plant which has started production at Rubona research stationin Huye District,.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Disabled Children Excluded From Education

[Zimbabwe Standard] Education is a fundamental human right which every child is entitled to regardless of their condition. However, the overwhelming majority of disabled children in Africa are being denied access to it.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Education is a fundamental human right which every child is entitled to regardless of their condition. However, the overwhelming majority of disabled children in Africa are being denied access to it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Selma Kamanya Impresses All to Become Miss Namibia

[Namibian] With the crowd at a packed Windhoek Country Club cheering her to victory and her family on hand as her biggest cheerleaders, Selma Kamanya emerged a clear favourite as she was crowned Miss Namibia 2018 on Saturday evening.

[Namibian] With the crowd at a packed Windhoek Country Club cheering her to victory and her family on hand as her biggest cheerleaders, Selma Kamanya emerged a clear favourite as she was crowned Miss Namibia 2018 on Saturday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

French Appeals Court Upholds Life Sentence for Two Genocide Convicts

[New Times] After two months of trial, a French Court on Friday upheld a life sentence for two Rwandans who were sentenced to life imprisonment two years ago after being found guilty of Genocide and crimes against humanity committed during the 1994 Gen…

[New Times] After two months of trial, a French Court on Friday upheld a life sentence for two Rwandans who were sentenced to life imprisonment two years ago after being found guilty of Genocide and crimes against humanity committed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

When the Ground Opened – Horizontal Landslides Empty Villages

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Murang’a, Kenya -Heavy rain has brought more than just flooding to the village of Gitugu: it has torn apart the very ground beneath people’s homes and fields

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Murang'a, Kenya -Heavy rain has brought more than just flooding to the village of Gitugu: it has torn apart the very ground beneath people's homes and fields

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya