Facing Prosecution for Challenging HIV Policies in Tanzania

[HRW] When Sibongile Ndashe, a South African feminist lawyer, got on a plane to travel to Tanzania to convene a meeting of human rights lawyers and activists, she knew she might come under the scrutiny of Tanzanian authorities. But what she did not exp…

[HRW] When Sibongile Ndashe, a South African feminist lawyer, got on a plane to travel to Tanzania to convene a meeting of human rights lawyers and activists, she knew she might come under the scrutiny of Tanzanian authorities. But what she did not expect was for Tanzanian police to raid the October 17 workshop at the Peacock Hotel and arrest her and 12 of her colleagues for "promoting homosexuality."

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NetOne Market Share Rises

[The Herald] Mobile operator NetOne has registered an increase in the revenue market share during the second quarter of the year, while Telecel and Econet declined, the sector’s regulator has said.

[The Herald] Mobile operator NetOne has registered an increase in the revenue market share during the second quarter of the year, while Telecel and Econet declined, the sector's regulator has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mahmoud to Address Students Forum in Rabak Monday

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic and Deputy Chairman of the Natioanl Congress for Party’s Affairs, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud will address Monday, a Forum for Students from Kordofan and White Nile States in Rabak, capital of Whi…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic and Deputy Chairman of the Natioanl Congress for Party's Affairs, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud will address Monday, a Forum for Students from Kordofan and White Nile States in Rabak, capital of White Nile State which runs from 22 to 24 October with participation of 200 students.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese and Kuwaiti Sides Discuss Ways of Strengthening Bilateral Relations

[SNA] Kuwait -Official talks between the Sudanese and Kuwait sides started in Kuwait Sunday, co-headed by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah.

[SNA] Kuwait -Official talks between the Sudanese and Kuwait sides started in Kuwait Sunday, co-headed by the President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, and the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Armed Robbery Spree Lands 4 in Custody

[The Herald] Four men allegedly stole a pistol from a security guard who was on duty and used it to commit robberies in Harare, getting away with jewellery and valuables worth over $100 000 and $3 000 cash.

[The Herald] Four men allegedly stole a pistol from a security guard who was on duty and used it to commit robberies in Harare, getting away with jewellery and valuables worth over $100 000 and $3 000 cash.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Politically Connected Gani Family Gets Wedding in Military Theme

[Nyasa Times] A Blantyre-based and politically connected wealthy Gani family on Sunday had one of their daughters wed in a military theme when Malawi Defence Force band peformed in the streets of Blantyre with onlookers taking photos and giving warm ap…

[Nyasa Times] A Blantyre-based and politically connected wealthy Gani family on Sunday had one of their daughters wed in a military theme when Malawi Defence Force band peformed in the streets of Blantyre with onlookers taking photos and giving warm applause as the newly weds passed through security officers salute parade.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Minister of Minerals – We Look Forward to Benefiting From South Africa’s Experience in Minerals

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Minerals Prof. Hashim Ali Salim discussed with the Sudan Ambassador to South Africa Ahmed Al-Hassan Al-Sheikh ways to develop relations with South Africa regarding the mineral sector, to benefit from the expertise and te…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Minerals Prof. Hashim Ali Salim discussed with the Sudan Ambassador to South Africa Ahmed Al-Hassan Al-Sheikh ways to develop relations with South Africa regarding the mineral sector, to benefit from the expertise and techniques of South Africa in the field of geological exploration and mapping.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan