Chaos as Ruling Party Youths, Opposition Debate on Polls

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -A public debate on the on-going BVR registration process hosted by television personality Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa ended prematurely on Thursday after Zanu PF youths jeered speakers including MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonz…

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -A public debate on the on-going BVR registration process hosted by television personality Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa ended prematurely on Thursday after Zanu PF youths jeered speakers including MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Khama Receives New Envoys

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Three newly appointed envoys to Botswana presented credentials to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama yesterday (October 26) in Gaborone.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Three newly appointed envoys to Botswana presented credentials to President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama yesterday (October 26) in Gaborone.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Basketball – Dolphins Squander Healthy Lead

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Dolphins Basketball Club architectured their own downfall in their October 25 game against Ferroviario de Maputo as they squandered a healthy 28-14 first quarter lead only to go down 79-92 at the final buzzer.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Dolphins Basketball Club architectured their own downfall in their October 25 game against Ferroviario de Maputo as they squandered a healthy 28-14 first quarter lead only to go down 79-92 at the final buzzer.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Liberation War Fighter Muvuti Dies

[The Herald] Veteran liberation war fighter, former Zimbabwe Newspapers Group board member and Zanu-PF National Consultative Assembly (NCA) member Cde Don Kwaedza Muvuti has died. He was 84. Cde Muvuti, who had been ill for some time, died at West End …

[The Herald] Veteran liberation war fighter, former Zimbabwe Newspapers Group board member and Zanu-PF National Consultative Assembly (NCA) member Cde Don Kwaedza Muvuti has died. He was 84. Cde Muvuti, who had been ill for some time, died at West End Hospital in Harare on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai’s Health a Non Issue, Says Opposition Politician Ncube

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed spokesperson of the MDC Alliance, professor Welshman Ncube, says people who are questioning the alliance leader, Morgan Tsvangirai’s ability to lead owing to his poor health are not sensitive to the spirit of Ubuntu.

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed spokesperson of the MDC Alliance, professor Welshman Ncube, says people who are questioning the alliance leader, Morgan Tsvangirai's ability to lead owing to his poor health are not sensitive to the spirit of Ubuntu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sakaja Praised for Rescuing Nasa MP During Ugly Confrontation

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja has won the admiration of Kenyans online after coming to the rescue of Mathare Member of Parliament Anthony Oluoch who was involved in an altercation with Jubilee MPs.

[Nairobi News] Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja has won the admiration of Kenyans online after coming to the rescue of Mathare Member of Parliament Anthony Oluoch who was involved in an altercation with Jubilee MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

African Football Chief Backs Off on Threat

[VOA] While visiting Burkina Faso in August, the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said Cameroon still needed “to convince CAF of its ability to host” the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. For CAF president Ahmad, who uses only one name, it…

[VOA] While visiting Burkina Faso in August, the head of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said Cameroon still needed "to convince CAF of its ability to host" the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. For CAF president Ahmad, who uses only one name, it was his clearest indication that Cameroon could lose its right to host the tournament. But in an interview with VOA's French to Africa Service, Ahmad softened his position, now saying he never wanted to "strip" Cameroon of the Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Patients Pulled From Wards as Leaders Chase High Turn Out

[Nation] Patients were temporarily discharged from hospitals on Thursday and leaders mobilised transport for locals as Jubilee pulled all stops to ensure voters in its strongholds cast their ballots.

[Nation] Patients were temporarily discharged from hospitals on Thursday and leaders mobilised transport for locals as Jubilee pulled all stops to ensure voters in its strongholds cast their ballots.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya