Mnangagwa Appoints New Elections Boss

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition parties have warned incoming Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba that she will be watched all the way as she prepares to lead the country into a watershed general election in the next few months.

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition parties have warned incoming Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Priscilla Chigumba that she will be watched all the way as she prepares to lead the country into a watershed general election in the next few months.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Somali Refugee Team Knocked Out of Bandyworld Championship

[RFI] Somalia was eliminated from the quarter finals of the 2018 Bandy World Championship. The team that consists of Somali refugees based in Sweden is the only non-Nordic country that takes part in this ice-hockey lookalike.

[RFI] Somalia was eliminated from the quarter finals of the 2018 Bandy World Championship. The team that consists of Somali refugees based in Sweden is the only non-Nordic country that takes part in this ice-hockey lookalike.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Labor Minister Meets With Somali Endowments’ Minister

[Shabelle] Minister of Labor and Social Development Ali bin Nasser Al-Ghafis, who is also the Chairman of the board of directors of the General Authority of Endowments, met her today with the Somali Minister of Endowments and Religious Affairs Abdul Ha…

[Shabelle] Minister of Labor and Social Development Ali bin Nasser Al-Ghafis, who is also the Chairman of the board of directors of the General Authority of Endowments, met her today with the Somali Minister of Endowments and Religious Affairs Abdul Hakeem Ibrahim.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

EU Sets Bad Example On Human Rights With NGO Crackdown – UN Expert

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -The EU has historically done a good job supporting and protecting rights advocates worldwide but the bloc’s authority is now being undermined from within

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -The EU has historically done a good job supporting and protecting rights advocates worldwide but the bloc's authority is now being undermined from within

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Lucy Njambi’s Killers Forced Her to Drink Acid

[Nairobi News] Lucy Njambi, the 24-year-old woman who died after being physically assaulted, was forced to swallow acid that her attackers later doused her with, the postmortem showed on Tuesday.

[Nairobi News] Lucy Njambi, the 24-year-old woman who died after being physically assaulted, was forced to swallow acid that her attackers later doused her with, the postmortem showed on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Displaced Benghazi Families Prevented From Return

[HRW] Armed groups in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi are preventing thousands of internally displaced families from returning to their homes in that city, Human Rights Watch said today. The armed groups, some loyal to Libyan National Army forces (…

[HRW] Armed groups in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi are preventing thousands of internally displaced families from returning to their homes in that city, Human Rights Watch said today. The armed groups, some loyal to Libyan National Army forces (LNA), accuse the families broadly of "terrorism" or "supporting terrorism."

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Concourt Reserves Ruling in Judge’s Case

[The Herald] The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in a matter in which MDC-T MPs are challenging the legality of Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No.1) Act, which gives the President sole powers to appoint the Chief Justice, his deputy and…

[The Herald] The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in a matter in which MDC-T MPs are challenging the legality of Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment (No.1) Act, which gives the President sole powers to appoint the Chief Justice, his deputy and the Judge president.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe