Vote Buying Allegations Mar Poll Preparation

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ELECTION monitors have expressed doubt over the credibility of an upcoming by-election in southern Zimbabwe where the ruling party is violating the rights of the electorate. Ahead of the Mwenezi East poll scheduled for April 8, mon…

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ELECTION monitors have expressed doubt over the credibility of an upcoming by-election in southern Zimbabwe where the ruling party is violating the rights of the electorate. Ahead of the Mwenezi East poll scheduled for April 8, monitors said President Robert Mugabe's Zanu-PF was involved in vote buying, denying civilians the right to assembly and denying opposition supporters food aid.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai Warns Govt of More Demonstrations Ahead of Polls

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, on Wednesday blocked his agitated supporters from staging street protests in central Harare but warned government to brace for street protests demanding for electoral reforms.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, on Wednesday blocked his agitated supporters from staging street protests in central Harare but warned government to brace for street protests demanding for electoral reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

China Hails Magufuli, Signs Three Agreements

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday witnessed the signing of three agreements between governments of Tanzania and China to support expansion of police training institute in Kilimanjaro and construction of a building for the Ministry of Forei…

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday witnessed the signing of three agreements between governments of Tanzania and China to support expansion of police training institute in Kilimanjaro and construction of a building for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Co-operation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Malawi Makes Aviation History As All-Women Crew Flies to Dar

[] Lilongwe -Malawi Airlines recently literally took the nation’s aviation history to lofty heights, when the first all-women operated flight flew from Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe to the Tanzanian capital city of Dar-es-Salaam.

[] Lilongwe -Malawi Airlines recently literally took the nation's aviation history to lofty heights, when the first all-women operated flight flew from Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe to the Tanzanian capital city of Dar-es-Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mugabe Bomb Plot Suspects Mount Fresh Freedom Bid

[The Herald] Four men, including jailed Zimbabwe People’s Front president Owen Kuchata, suspected of plotting to bomb the First Family’s dairy farm in Mazowe, yesterday made a second application for their freedom. Kuchata, Borman Ngwenya, a soldier att…

[The Herald] Four men, including jailed Zimbabwe People's Front president Owen Kuchata, suspected of plotting to bomb the First Family's dairy farm in Mazowe, yesterday made a second application for their freedom. Kuchata, Borman Ngwenya, a soldier attached to military intelligence, Solomon Makumbe (29), a Zimbabwe National Army corporal; and Silas Pfupa (37), an ex-soldier - are pushing for refusal of further remand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ICC Gives Jean-Pierre Bemba Extra Year in Prison

[Al Jazeera] Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) have added a year to Jean-Pierre Bemba’s 18-year jail term following the former Congolese vice president’s conviction for attempting to bribe witnesses during his war crimes trial.

[Al Jazeera] Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) have added a year to Jean-Pierre Bemba's 18-year jail term following the former Congolese vice president's conviction for attempting to bribe witnesses during his war crimes trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa