Youth League Wants Kasukuwere Out

[The Herald] CALLS for the removal of Cde Saviour Kasukuwere from the post of Zanu-PF national political commissar continued growing yesterday, with the party’s Youth League and affiliate, the Zimbabwe Liberation War Collaborators Association (Ziliwaco…

[The Herald] CALLS for the removal of Cde Saviour Kasukuwere from the post of Zanu-PF national political commissar continued growing yesterday, with the party's Youth League and affiliate, the Zimbabwe Liberation War Collaborators Association (Ziliwaco) adding their voices to the nationwide lobby.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Violence Forces Thousands to Flee to Angola – UNHCR

[News24Wire] The United Nation’s refugee agency has reportedly said that about 1 000 Congolese have fled to neighbouring Angola to seek refuge, amid an upsurge of violence between rebels and the government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

[News24Wire] The United Nation's refugee agency has reportedly said that about 1 000 Congolese have fled to neighbouring Angola to seek refuge, amid an upsurge of violence between rebels and the government forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Freedom Day – There Can Be No Freedom Without Peace

[Daily Maverick] The onset of democratic elections in 1994, resulted in an immediate sense from the recognised need to end widespread political violence. Violence has continued as a feature of South African political life and is also a prominent featur…

[Daily Maverick] The onset of democratic elections in 1994, resulted in an immediate sense from the recognised need to end widespread political violence. Violence has continued as a feature of South African political life and is also a prominent feature of South African life more generally. The principle of non-violence or respect for peace has not been adequately instilled in the consciousness of South Africans and leaders do not emphasise it in their discourse. But democratic life cannot be securely grounded without adeq

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Off to Zimbabwe for State Visit

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob is scheduled to depart for Zimbabwe tomorrow for a state visit that will see bilateral discussions and interaction with the business sector.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob is scheduled to depart for Zimbabwe tomorrow for a state visit that will see bilateral discussions and interaction with the business sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

ANC Succession – Emerging – an Anti-Zuma Super Slate?

[Daily Maverick] So strange is our political linguistics these days that when the Deputy President of the country states the obvious, that we need an inquiry into state capture, we all know that it really means he’s running for President. At the same t…

[Daily Maverick] So strange is our political linguistics these days that when the Deputy President of the country states the obvious, that we need an inquiry into state capture, we all know that it really means he's running for President. At the same time, when one of our President's Ministers, Lindiwe Sisulu, travels to the Eastern Cape to receive the endorsement of an ANC branch, we know that something is very much in the works. Finally, it appears that the group of people who are going to contest the ANC's December cont

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shire Valley Irrigation Project Viable – Official

[Nyasa Times] People of the twin districts of Chikwawa and Nsanje in the Shire Valley have a reason to celebrate following government’s endorsement that the Shire Valley Irrigation Project (SVIP) is viable.

[Nyasa Times] People of the twin districts of Chikwawa and Nsanje in the Shire Valley have a reason to celebrate following government's endorsement that the Shire Valley Irrigation Project (SVIP) is viable.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Just Google It – the SA Web App That Could Turn Ecological Research Into a Safe, Cheap Desk Job

[Daily Maverick] In the information age, the public has more agency than ever. Citizen science is streaking ahead, thanks to vast data contributions by ordinary people. In South Africa, one local ecologist just made it much easier for them to do so, wh…

[Daily Maverick] In the information age, the public has more agency than ever. Citizen science is streaking ahead, thanks to vast data contributions by ordinary people. In South Africa, one local ecologist just made it much easier for them to do so, whether they know it or not. By MARELISE VAN DER MERWE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Province Adds Voice On Kasukuwere Ouster

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF Matabeleland North provincial leadership met in Lupane Sunday and endorsed the countrywide campaign to oust the party’s national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, while also hinting a similar campaign against his cronies in…

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF Matabeleland North provincial leadership met in Lupane Sunday and endorsed the countrywide campaign to oust the party's national political commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, while also hinting a similar campaign against his cronies in the province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe