MPs Pray for Accident Free Nation

[Nyasa Times] Parliament on Thursday afternoon virtually turned into a shrine as Christian and Muslim MPs from both sides of the House prayed for an accident free nation.

[Nyasa Times] Parliament on Thursday afternoon virtually turned into a shrine as Christian and Muslim MPs from both sides of the House prayed for an accident free nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Experts Discuss Harmonisation of EAC Higher Education

[Citizen] Arusha -The top cream of education experts from the East African Community partner states, since yesterday, are meeting in Zanzibar to discuss how to operationalise the EAC Common Higher Education Area.

[Citizen] Arusha -The top cream of education experts from the East African Community partner states, since yesterday, are meeting in Zanzibar to discuss how to operationalise the EAC Common Higher Education Area.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Agriculture Ministry Proposes National Forest Day

[ANGOP] Luanda -June 29 was presented on Thursday as National Forest Day by the Agriculture Minister, Marcos Nhunga, at the first National Conference on “The Contribution of Forests to Sustainable Development – Challenges and Opportunities”.

[ANGOP] Luanda -June 29 was presented on Thursday as National Forest Day by the Agriculture Minister, Marcos Nhunga, at the first National Conference on "The Contribution of Forests to Sustainable Development - Challenges and Opportunities".

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Mandela Ordered Select Cops to Infiltrate Underworld, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Police officers under the instruction of then-President Nelson Mandela infiltrated Cape Town’s underworld in the late 90s, it emerged in the Western Cape High Court this week.

[News24Wire] Police officers under the instruction of then-President Nelson Mandela infiltrated Cape Town's underworld in the late 90s, it emerged in the Western Cape High Court this week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ruling Party Wants Ex-Prime Minister to Face Sedition Charges

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) wants former Prime Minister and a member of opposition Chadema central committee to be charged for making seditious remarks.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) wants former Prime Minister and a member of opposition Chadema central committee to be charged for making seditious remarks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why the Ruling Party May Be Stumbling Closer to its Most Serious Split Yet

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will be adopted formally.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mubende Gold Row – Museveni Petitioned Over Eviction Notice

[Observer] The fight over land rights in a gold mining area in Mubende has come to a head, with the artisanal miners vowing to defy a presidential directive that called for their eviction in favour of a certain company, writes CHRISTOPHER TUSIIME.

[Observer] The fight over land rights in a gold mining area in Mubende has come to a head, with the artisanal miners vowing to defy a presidential directive that called for their eviction in favour of a certain company, writes CHRISTOPHER TUSIIME.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rape – Vice Principal Gets Life Imprisonment in Ekiti

[Daily Trust] Ado-Ekiti -The Vice Principal of St. Mary’s Girls Grammar School, Ikole-Ekiti, Taiwo Ajayi, on Thursday bagged life imprisonment from an Ekiti State High Court for raping a 12-year-old student (name withheld).

[Daily Trust] Ado-Ekiti -The Vice Principal of St. Mary's Girls Grammar School, Ikole-Ekiti, Taiwo Ajayi, on Thursday bagged life imprisonment from an Ekiti State High Court for raping a 12-year-old student (name withheld).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria