VP Chiwenga Mourns Winnie Mandela

[The Herald] Acting President Constantino Chiwenga has sent a condolence message to South African counterpart President Cyril Ramaphosa and the people of South Africa following the death of liberation struggle icon Cde Nomazano Winifred Madikizela-Mand…

[The Herald] Acting President Constantino Chiwenga has sent a condolence message to South African counterpart President Cyril Ramaphosa and the people of South Africa following the death of liberation struggle icon Cde Nomazano Winifred Madikizela-Mandela.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Sworn in as New President

[VOA] Julius Maada Bio has been sworn in as Sierra Leone’s new president after winning a tight run-off vote.Bio took the oath of office just before  midnight Wednesday, soon after the electoral commission named him the winner of last Saturday’s poll.

[VOA] Julius Maada Bio has been sworn in as Sierra Leone's new president after winning a tight run-off vote.Bio took the oath of office just before  midnight Wednesday, soon after the electoral commission named him the winner of last Saturday's poll.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Nomzamo From Bizana – Remembering Winnie Madikizela As a Young Woman

[The Conversation Africa] Within hours of Winnie Madikizela’s death debates about her life began to rage. One of the key themes that began to emerge was her relationship with Nelson Mandela. As was the case during her lifetime, there’s still an overarc…

[The Conversation Africa] Within hours of Winnie Madikizela's death debates about her life began to rage. One of the key themes that began to emerge was her relationship with Nelson Mandela. As was the case during her lifetime, there's still an overarching assumption that her politics were shaped by her husband.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Mother of the Nation’ Who Was Never First Lady

[The Conversation Africa] Winnie Madikizela-Mandela – doyen of South Africa’s liberation struggle and the matriarch who was dubbed ‘the mother of the nation’ – took the apartheid system head-on, at the huge personal cost. Her life typified the courage …

[The Conversation Africa] Winnie Madikizela-Mandela - doyen of South Africa's liberation struggle and the matriarch who was dubbed 'the mother of the nation' - took the apartheid system head-on, at the huge personal cost. Her life typified the courage to stand up against injustice. It inspired hope during moments of adversity and hardship. She personified tenacity to a just cause in the face of a political system that demeaned those she represented as sub-humans.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Broad Tunisian-Argentinean Film Co-Operation Programme

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A new chapter in Tunisian-Argentinean co-operation has opened with the signing, on Monday in Tunis, of a film co-production and co-operation agreement between the National Film and Moving Image Centre (CNCI) and the National Inst…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A new chapter in Tunisian-Argentinean co-operation has opened with the signing, on Monday in Tunis, of a film co-production and co-operation agreement between the National Film and Moving Image Centre (CNCI) and the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts of Argentina National Center for Cinema and Audiovisual Arts of Argentina (INCAA - Instituto Nacional de Cine y Artes Audiovisuales).

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Governor of Luanda Wants Citizens’ Participation in Programmes

[ANGOP] Luanda -Citizens who live in the province of Luanda should participate in the development programmes of municipalities, districts, communes and neighborhood so as to contribute to the resolution of the communities problems, said Wednesday the g…

[ANGOP] Luanda -Citizens who live in the province of Luanda should participate in the development programmes of municipalities, districts, communes and neighborhood so as to contribute to the resolution of the communities problems, said Wednesday the governor of Luanda, Adriano Mendes de Carvalho.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Development, Tunisian-Argentinian Co-Operation Prospects Discussed During Essebsi/Faurie Talk

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Received on Monday by President Beji Caid Essebsi, Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Marcelo Faurie highlighted the importance granted by Argentina to promoting its relations with Tunisia and strengthening b…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] Received on Monday by President Beji Caid Essebsi, Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Marcelo Faurie highlighted the importance granted by Argentina to promoting its relations with Tunisia and strengthening bilateral co-operation especially in the agricultural, trade and pharmaceutical industry fields.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

MoU Between ATCT and SESRIC Signed

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed on Tuesday between the Tunisian Agency for Technical Cooperation (French:ATCT) and the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), a…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed on Tuesday between the Tunisian Agency for Technical Cooperation (French:ATCT) and the Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC), a subsidiary body of the Organisation of Islamic cooperation Organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Parliament Has Passed 25 Laws Including 23 Initiated By Govt -Speaker

[Tunis Afrique Presse] The Parliament has passed 25 laws, including 23 legislative initiatives of the government from the beginning of the 2017-2018 parliamentary session, Speaker of the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur told rep…

[Tunis Afrique Presse] The Parliament has passed 25 laws, including 23 legislative initiatives of the government from the beginning of the 2017-2018 parliamentary session, Speaker of the House of People's Representatives (HPR) Mohamed Ennaceur told reporters on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Twenty Six-Year-Old Man Arrested in Jendouba Over Suspicion of Belonging to Terrorist Organisation

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A 26-year-old man living in Jendouba governorate was placed into custody on Monday over suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organisation, according to an Interior Ministry press release Tuesday.

[Tunis Afrique Presse] A 26-year-old man living in Jendouba governorate was placed into custody on Monday over suspicion of belonging to a terrorist organisation, according to an Interior Ministry press release Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia