Dlamini-Zuma Presented to King Zwelithini As a ‘Leader of Leaders’

[News24Wire] The ANC Women’s League on Friday visited the palace of Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini to introduce Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as their candidate for the ANC’s presidency position, ahead of the ruling party’s elective conference in December.

[News24Wire] The ANC Women's League on Friday visited the palace of Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini to introduce Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as their candidate for the ANC's presidency position, ahead of the ruling party's elective conference in December.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

6 Prisoners Escape From Maximum Prison in Makhado After Riot

[News24Wire] Police are investigating cases of arson, malicious damage to property and escaping from custody after six prisoners broke out from Kutama Sinthumule maximum prison following a riot.

[News24Wire] Police are investigating cases of arson, malicious damage to property and escaping from custody after six prisoners broke out from Kutama Sinthumule maximum prison following a riot.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Burundi Withdraws From International Criminal Court

[Iwacu] The withdrawal of Burundi from the Statute of the International Criminal Court becomes effective since 27 October. ICC spokesperson says Burundi’s withdrawal does not affect the preliminary examination of the country’s situation by the court’s …

[Iwacu] The withdrawal of Burundi from the Statute of the International Criminal Court becomes effective since 27 October. ICC spokesperson says Burundi's withdrawal does not affect the preliminary examination of the country's situation by the court's prosecutor.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Uganda Education Hit By Fresh Exam Leak Scandal

[RFI] Uganda’s National Examinations Board (Uneb) is investigating reports of leaks in this year’s O-level exams. Copies of biology, chemistry and Christian religious education papers were leaked on social media on Thursday just hours before examinatio…

[RFI] Uganda's National Examinations Board (Uneb) is investigating reports of leaks in this year's O-level exams. Copies of biology, chemistry and Christian religious education papers were leaked on social media on Thursday just hours before examination time.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Photo of Weeping Police Officer Moves Kenyans

[Nairobi News] A picture of an anti-riot police officer in full riot gear shedding tears has moved Kenyans on social media in the wake of a presidential election marred by voter boycott, wide scale violence and police brutality.

[Nairobi News] A picture of an anti-riot police officer in full riot gear shedding tears has moved Kenyans on social media in the wake of a presidential election marred by voter boycott, wide scale violence and police brutality.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IEBC Postpones Election in Nyanza Counties

[Nairobi News] The independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has postponed the elections in four Nyanza counties from Saturday to a yet to be announced date for security reasons.

[Nairobi News] The independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has postponed the elections in four Nyanza counties from Saturday to a yet to be announced date for security reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Coffin Duo’s Sentences Should Be a Deterrent – Kubayi-Ngubane

[News24Wire] The imprisonment sentences imposed on the coffin assault duo should act as a deterrent against racist and inhumane acts, Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said on Friday.

[News24Wire] The imprisonment sentences imposed on the coffin assault duo should act as a deterrent against racist and inhumane acts, Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Defends “Open” Dialogue for Better Protection of Sports Equipment

[ANGOP] Lubango -Angolan minister of Youth and Sports Ana Paula Sacramento Neto Friday in Lubango, southern Huila province, defended open dialogue to ensure adequate treatment of the country’s infrastructures and whose their physical structures show de…

[ANGOP] Lubango -Angolan minister of Youth and Sports Ana Paula Sacramento Neto Friday in Lubango, southern Huila province, defended open dialogue to ensure adequate treatment of the country's infrastructures and whose their physical structures show degradation.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Govt Confirms 6 Additional Cases of Monkeypox

[Vanguard] The Federal government has announced laboratory confirmation of 6 additional cases of Monkeypox among earlier suspected cases reported bringing the total confirmed cases in Nigeria to 9.

[Vanguard] The Federal government has announced laboratory confirmation of 6 additional cases of Monkeypox among earlier suspected cases reported bringing the total confirmed cases in Nigeria to 9.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Won’t Have Option Than to Re-Contest in 2019 – Senate Leader

[Premium Times] The Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawal, says President Muhammadu Buhari has no option than to re-contest the presidential election in 2019 in view of his performance in the past two years.

[Premium Times] The Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawal, says President Muhammadu Buhari has no option than to re-contest the presidential election in 2019 in view of his performance in the past two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria