The Country’s Problems Are Much Bigger Than July’s Presidential Election

[ISS] Four months before Mali’s 29 July presidential election takes place, the country is still mired by governance and security problems. Political, security and operational challenges persist, drawing a lot of national and international attention.

[ISS] Four months before Mali's 29 July presidential election takes place, the country is still mired by governance and security problems. Political, security and operational challenges persist, drawing a lot of national and international attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Three Women Add to Gender-Based Violence Statistics

[New Era] Windhoek -Three women became the latest statistics in gender-based violence last week. One man attacked a friend of his girlfriend with a machete, slashing her hands and thighs, before he proceeded to knock down his girlfriend leaving her unc…

[New Era] Windhoek -Three women became the latest statistics in gender-based violence last week. One man attacked a friend of his girlfriend with a machete, slashing her hands and thighs, before he proceeded to knock down his girlfriend leaving her unconscious. The third woman was raped and then had her throat sliced by a male friend, who had invited her for a few drinks. Both men were yet to be arrested, as of yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Public Protector Shares 17 Boxes of Files With State Capture Inquiry

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has shared 17 boxes of documents, emanating from her state capture commission investigation, with Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, as he prepares for the upcoming judicial commission of inquiry into s…

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has shared 17 boxes of documents, emanating from her state capture commission investigation, with Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, as he prepares for the upcoming judicial commission of inquiry into state capture.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

30 Years On, the ANC Remembers the Battle of Cuito Cuanavale

[ANC] Today marks the 30th Anniversary since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale. The African National Congress joins the international community in observing this historic encounter since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale in 1988.

[ANC] Today marks the 30th Anniversary since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale. The African National Congress joins the international community in observing this historic encounter since the battle of Cuito Cuanavale in 1988.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

President Geingob Off to China for State Visit

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob today leaves for China in what is certainly Namibia’s first State visit to that country in recent years. Former president Hifikepunye Pohamba last went on a five-day State visit to China in 2005.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob today leaves for China in what is certainly Namibia's first State visit to that country in recent years. Former president Hifikepunye Pohamba last went on a five-day State visit to China in 2005.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Botolo Says ‘Old Man’ Goodall Wrongly Accused On MPs Funds

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe is wrongly and unfairly accused by some civil society organisations (CSOs) pushing for his resignation over the controversial K4 billion to legislators, Secretary to Tr…

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe is wrongly and unfairly accused by some civil society organisations (CSOs) pushing for his resignation over the controversial K4 billion to legislators, Secretary to Treasury Ben Botolo has told stakeholders during pre-Budget consultations in Mzuzu.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former President Dos Santos’ Son Charged With Fraud

[allAfrica] Cape Town -José Filomeno dos Santos, the former president of the Angolan Sovereign Fund and son of former Angolan president José Eduardo dos Santos is barred from leaving the country, VOA’s Portuguese Service reports.

[allAfrica] Cape Town -José Filomeno dos Santos, the former president of the Angolan Sovereign Fund and son of former Angolan president José Eduardo dos Santos is barred from leaving the country, VOA's Portuguese Service reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Refurbished Sunbird Sportsman’s Bar Officially Opens

[Nyasa Times] The newly refurbished Sunbird Sportsman’s Bar officially opened its doors to the general public Friday evening with management of Sunbird Mount Soche, which houses the modern facility assuring patrons of unrivaled services.

[Nyasa Times] The newly refurbished Sunbird Sportsman's Bar officially opened its doors to the general public Friday evening with management of Sunbird Mount Soche, which houses the modern facility assuring patrons of unrivaled services.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi