Good Coup, Bad Coup?

[ISS] Uncertainty, intrigue and fake news have characterised recent days and events in Zimbabwe. Following the confirmation of a bloodless military coup in which President Robert Mugabe has seemingly lost control of the country, the focus has started t…

[ISS] Uncertainty, intrigue and fake news have characterised recent days and events in Zimbabwe. Following the confirmation of a bloodless military coup in which President Robert Mugabe has seemingly lost control of the country, the focus has started to shift to the prospect of a post-Mugabe era - and what form this could take.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Namibe Holds Invention, Innovation Fair

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Young people aged between 16 and 25 years are participating in the provincial fair of inventors and innovators in south-west Namibe province, under the initiative of the Foundation of Inventors and Innovators of Angola.

[ANGOP] Moçamedes -Young people aged between 16 and 25 years are participating in the provincial fair of inventors and innovators in south-west Namibe province, under the initiative of the Foundation of Inventors and Innovators of Angola.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Kenyatta – He Who Did Not Vote, Gave Up the Right to Contest My Win

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday mounted a defence of his election in the October 26 fresh presidential poll, questioning the eligibility of the Harun Mwau, Njonjo Mue and Khelef Khalifa to mount their petitions against his win.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday mounted a defence of his election in the October 26 fresh presidential poll, questioning the eligibility of the Harun Mwau, Njonjo Mue and Khelef Khalifa to mount their petitions against his win.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mugabe Tarnished the Jewel, Now Is Its Chance to Shine Again

[PR Newswire] London -Writing in The Telegraph, the Foreign Secretary says that the path to a legitimate government now lies open if Zimbabwe can commit to free and fair elections.

[PR Newswire] London -Writing in The Telegraph, the Foreign Secretary says that the path to a legitimate government now lies open if Zimbabwe can commit to free and fair elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

By-Elections – Mixed Results Amid Low Turn-Outs

[Daily Maverick] The African National Congress (ANC) had to defend two safe seats in the by-election held on 15 November. The seats were in the metros of the City of Cape Town and Ekurhuleni. While there was still a wide margin between the ANC and the …

[Daily Maverick] The African National Congress (ANC) had to defend two safe seats in the by-election held on 15 November. The seats were in the metros of the City of Cape Town and Ekurhuleni. While there was still a wide margin between the ANC and the rest of the pack in both wards at the end of the night, the ANC lost ground in both by-elections. By WAYNE SUSSMAN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stanbic Creates New Unit for Super Wealthy Clients

[Nation] Mid-tier lender Stanbic Bank Thursday launched a new business unit targeting the growing number of high net-worth clients with a diversified set of on- and off-shore financial and investment services.

[Nation] Mid-tier lender Stanbic Bank Thursday launched a new business unit targeting the growing number of high net-worth clients with a diversified set of on- and off-shore financial and investment services.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

U.S. Must Take Sides in the Conflict – Nikki Haley

[VOA] The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations says the South Sudanese government is engaged in a brutal, protracted military campaign against a fragmented opposition and says, while both sides are responsible for atrocities against civilians, the gov…

[VOA] The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations says the South Sudanese government is engaged in a brutal, protracted military campaign against a fragmented opposition and says, while both sides are responsible for atrocities against civilians, the government is primarily responsible for ethnically based killings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Nasa Vows to Defy Police Ban on Kamukunji Rally

[Nairobi News] The National Super Alliance and the police appear set for a clash after the opposition vowed to defy an order barring them from holding a public rally in the capital Nairobi.

[Nairobi News] The National Super Alliance and the police appear set for a clash after the opposition vowed to defy an order barring them from holding a public rally in the capital Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya