President’s Downplaying of Unfair Poll Regrettable

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) notes with disappointment the attempts by Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, to downplay the 2008 election violence in Zimbabwe.

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) notes with disappointment the attempts by Zimbabwean president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, to downplay the 2008 election violence in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Blue Nile State – Basic School Exams Resume After 20 Years

[Radio Dabanga] El Kurmuk / El Damazin -On Tuesday, 103 students sat for the basic school examination in El Kurmuk, a town on the border of Sudan’s Blue Nile state with Ethiopia. It is the first time students in the area have taken the exam since 1998.

[Radio Dabanga] El Kurmuk / El Damazin -On Tuesday, 103 students sat for the basic school examination in El Kurmuk, a town on the border of Sudan's Blue Nile state with Ethiopia. It is the first time students in the area have taken the exam since 1998.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Chorus of Condemnation for Dabanga Sudan Satellite Blackout

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Political parties, forces, and civil society organisations have independently condemned the suspension of the Dabanga Sudan satellite programme by Egyptian satellite service company Nilesat on February 18, after Khartoum made a c…

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Political parties, forces, and civil society organisations have independently condemned the suspension of the Dabanga Sudan satellite programme by Egyptian satellite service company Nilesat on February 18, after Khartoum made a complaint about the news channel to the Egyptian authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Some Items of Eastern Sudan Peace Agreement Not Yet Implemented’ – Beja Head

[Radio Dabanga] Eastern Sudan -Some of the items of the Eastern Sudan Peace Agreement (ESPA), signed by the Sudanese government and the Eastern Front rebel alliance in 2006, have still not been implemented, such as funds for reconstruction, and integra…

[Radio Dabanga] Eastern Sudan -Some of the items of the Eastern Sudan Peace Agreement (ESPA), signed by the Sudanese government and the Eastern Front rebel alliance in 2006, have still not been implemented, such as funds for reconstruction, and integration of former combatants.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Meatco Distances Itself From Listeria Outbreak

[New Era] Windhoek -Meatco is greatly shocked and appalled by an image of its Eloolo canned beef product being circulated on social media along with alarming articles on meat products that are unrelated to Meatco, saying it has nothing to do with the d…

[New Era] Windhoek -Meatco is greatly shocked and appalled by an image of its Eloolo canned beef product being circulated on social media along with alarming articles on meat products that are unrelated to Meatco, saying it has nothing to do with the deadly outbreak of listeria in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

De Bod Secures Yellow On Stage 2 On Tour of Good Hope

[News24Wire] A metronomic Stefan de Bod stamped his authority on the Tour of Good Hope with his third successive victory in the individual time-trial outside Paarl in the Cape Winelands on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A metronomic Stefan de Bod stamped his authority on the Tour of Good Hope with his third successive victory in the individual time-trial outside Paarl in the Cape Winelands on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Ready to Hang Death Row Convicts

[Zambia Reports] Green Party president Peter Sinkamba has disclosed that he would sign without hesitation execution orders for all those sentenced to death when he forms government.

[Zambia Reports] Green Party president Peter Sinkamba has disclosed that he would sign without hesitation execution orders for all those sentenced to death when he forms government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Retailers Scramble to Mitigate Listeria Outbreak

[New Era] Windhoek -Local retailers were this week scrambling to mitigate the effects of the listeria outbreak in South Africa that has been linked to the Enterprise brand’s processed cold meats and Rainbow Chicken polony production facilities in Polok…

[New Era] Windhoek -Local retailers were this week scrambling to mitigate the effects of the listeria outbreak in South Africa that has been linked to the Enterprise brand's processed cold meats and Rainbow Chicken polony production facilities in Polokwane, South Africa. As of yesterday the outbreak, which has thus far resulted in 180 deaths in South Africa, had culminated in South Africa's neighbours banning the importation of cold meats from the affected manufacturers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa