Zik First African to Teach Negro Studies At Lincoln University – U.S. Embassy

[Vanguard] Abuja -Founder of University of Nigeria Nsukka, Rt. Hon. Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe of the blessed memory has been said to be the first black African to teach Negro Studies at Lincoln University in the United States of America in the 1940s before th…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Founder of University of Nigeria Nsukka, Rt. Hon. Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe of the blessed memory has been said to be the first black African to teach Negro Studies at Lincoln University in the United States of America in the 1940s before the struggle for Nigerian independence in 1960.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Word Has It… Is it Really the End of ‘Zarimond’?

[New Times] Yesterday, while most people were out spreading love and being as cute and cuddly in their relationships as possible, Ugandan socialite, Zari Hassan, had something cooking that caught her followers completely off guard.

[New Times] Yesterday, while most people were out spreading love and being as cute and cuddly in their relationships as possible, Ugandan socialite, Zari Hassan, had something cooking that caught her followers completely off guard.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Exiled Ex-Minister Moyo Mourns Tsvangirai, Salutes ‘People’s Hero’

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo joined millions of Zimbabweans in an outpouring of grief following the death of MDC-T leader and former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai.

[New Zimbabwe] Exiled former Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo joined millions of Zimbabweans in an outpouring of grief following the death of MDC-T leader and former Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Outrage Over Tsvangirai Hospital Picture

[New Zimbabwe] A hospital staffer suspected to have circulated a picture of then hospitalised and now late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai could be in hot water after outraged Zimbabweans wrote to the South African Nursing Council (SANC) demanding action.

[New Zimbabwe] A hospital staffer suspected to have circulated a picture of then hospitalised and now late MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai could be in hot water after outraged Zimbabweans wrote to the South African Nursing Council (SANC) demanding action.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai’s Death – Chamisa to be Leader of Opposition Party for 12 Months

[New Zimbabwe] NELSON Chamisa was Thursday elected new MDC-T leader for the next 12 months at a meeting not attended by leadership rivals and party vice presidents Elias Mudzuri and Thokozani Khupe.

[New Zimbabwe] NELSON Chamisa was Thursday elected new MDC-T leader for the next 12 months at a meeting not attended by leadership rivals and party vice presidents Elias Mudzuri and Thokozani Khupe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Congo’s Mega-Crisis At Deadly Tipping Point

[Norwegian Refugee Council] Alarm bells ring as violence by hundreds of armed groups worsens in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Despite 13 million people now needing emergency assistance, the aid response falls far from meeting even minimum lif…

[Norwegian Refugee Council] Alarm bells ring as violence by hundreds of armed groups worsens in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Despite 13 million people now needing emergency assistance, the aid response falls far from meeting even minimum lifesaving needs in worst affected areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Amid Revolutionary Stupor, Ethiopia’s Ruling Party Dumps Its Leader

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -After six years of power struggle within the ruling party since the death of the only leader the party had known; three years of relentless protests by the Oromo, later joined by the Amhara; and mounting turmoil in the cou…

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -After six years of power struggle within the ruling party since the death of the only leader the party had known; three years of relentless protests by the Oromo, later joined by the Amhara; and mounting turmoil in the country, the Chairman of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and the country's embattled Prime Minister, Hailemariam Dessalegn, resigned today in a televised speech to the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Police Hunt Gupta Brother, Charge Alleged Collaborators

[News24Wire] As police hunt down Ajay Gupta, seven of the eight people arrested by the Hawks during raids at Gupta compounds this week were granted bail in the Bloemfontein Regional Court on Thursday.

[News24Wire] As police hunt down Ajay Gupta, seven of the eight people arrested by the Hawks during raids at Gupta compounds this week were granted bail in the Bloemfontein Regional Court on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Declare Emergency After PM Resigns?

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said he has submitted a letter requesting to resign from his role as Prime Minister and Chairman of Ethiopia’s ruling party EPRDF.

[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said he has submitted a letter requesting to resign from his role as Prime Minister and Chairman of Ethiopia's ruling party EPRDF.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia