More Than 2 Million Malnourished Children at Risk – UN

[VOA] The United Nations warns more than two million severely acutely malnourished children in Democratic Republic of Congo are at risk of dying unless they receive urgently needed therapeutic aid.

[VOA] The United Nations warns more than two million severely acutely malnourished children in Democratic Republic of Congo are at risk of dying unless they receive urgently needed therapeutic aid.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Ingonyama Issue Will Not Be Solved By War Talk

[Daily Maverick] So much has happened in land reform in South Africa, since 1994. Those calling for war, should instead be spending their efforts on listening to land reform activists, rural residents and aligning the aims and the objectives of the Ing…

[Daily Maverick] So much has happened in land reform in South Africa, since 1994. Those calling for war, should instead be spending their efforts on listening to land reform activists, rural residents and aligning the aims and the objectives of the Ingonyama Trust with the Constitution and applicable national legislation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fighting, Displacement Cause Hunger to Soar

[VOA] The United Nations says hunger is soaring in the Democratic Republic of Congo mainly because of fighting and widespread displacement in Kasai and Tanganyika in Central and Eastern DRC.

[VOA] The United Nations says hunger is soaring in the Democratic Republic of Congo mainly because of fighting and widespread displacement in Kasai and Tanganyika in Central and Eastern DRC.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Wamalwa, Sakaja and Aladwa Welcome Kenyatta-Odinga Ceasefire

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa and Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja have urged NASA co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula to drop their hardline stance against the pact between President Uhuru Kenyatta and …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa and Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja have urged NASA co-principals Musalia Mudavadi and Moses Wetangula to drop their hardline stance against the pact between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Human Settlements – the Ticking Time Bomb That Is About to Go Off

[Daily Maverick] We have in the Western Cape a province that has not been able to improve its informal settlements, and we have a province that complains of very little budget allocation for it ever to be able to build houses for our people, returning …

[Daily Maverick] We have in the Western Cape a province that has not been able to improve its informal settlements, and we have a province that complains of very little budget allocation for it ever to be able to build houses for our people, returning the very money they claim to need desperately, year after year, back to the national fiscus. This can never be understood outside the simple fact that the informal settlement constituency and the poor who need government houses are not the DA's valuable customer.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader to State the Party’s Position On Land

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane and the party’s shadow minister on rural development and land reform Thandeka Mbabama will set out the DA’s position on land reform on Monday.

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane and the party's shadow minister on rural development and land reform Thandeka Mbabama will set out the DA's position on land reform on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sierra Leone Political Parties Look to Likely Run-off

[VOA] Sierra Leone’s main opposition party took a slight lead in the country’s presidential race with 75 percent of votes counted. But with outright victory still out of reach, the candidates are now looking to form possible coalitions in the likely ev…

[VOA] Sierra Leone's main opposition party took a slight lead in the country's presidential race with 75 percent of votes counted. But with outright victory still out of reach, the candidates are now looking to form possible coalitions in the likely event of a runoff election.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Dzamara Shadow Hangs Over Mnangagwa’s New Govt

[New Zimbabwe] THE disappearance of human rights activist Itai Dzamara will cast a shadow on the prospects for the new administration of President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the European Union (EU) said Friday.

[New Zimbabwe] THE disappearance of human rights activist Itai Dzamara will cast a shadow on the prospects for the new administration of President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the European Union (EU) said Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe