Gain Without Giving-In Invites Bigger Chaos

[Addis Fortune] It is not unusual for members of the ruling party to sit with the opposition in the name of dialogue and negotiation every time their rule is challenged. What is customary in their deliberations and negotiations, however, is that there …

[Addis Fortune] It is not unusual for members of the ruling party to sit with the opposition in the name of dialogue and negotiation every time their rule is challenged. What is customary in their deliberations and negotiations, however, is that there is scarce sincerity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Civil Society Question Country’s Democratic Credentials

[Zambia Reports] The Bishop John Banda led Civil Society Constitution Agenda has raised wide ranging issues on the current political developments in the country placing top of the list the violence that occurred between UPND and PF cadres at the Leopar…

[Zambia Reports] The Bishop John Banda led Civil Society Constitution Agenda has raised wide ranging issues on the current political developments in the country placing top of the list the violence that occurred between UPND and PF cadres at the Leopards Hill Memorial Park.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Medical Aids Challenge Namfisa Directive On Gym Rebates

[New Era] Windhoek -Medical aid funds in the country have challenged the Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa) directive to discontinue gym and wellness rebates and related activities to members, saying the decision is clinical…

[New Era] Windhoek -Medical aid funds in the country have challenged the Namibia Financial Institutions Supervisory Authority (Namfisa) directive to discontinue gym and wellness rebates and related activities to members, saying the decision is clinically unsound.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Makande Returns to Frontline Politics

[Nyasa Times] After spending time in the political wilderness since he was dismissed by People’s Party (PP) in the run up to the 2014 tripartite elections, former PP spokesman Hophmally Makande has announced return to frontline politics as 2019 electio…

[Nyasa Times] After spending time in the political wilderness since he was dismissed by People's Party (PP) in the run up to the 2014 tripartite elections, former PP spokesman Hophmally Makande has announced return to frontline politics as 2019 elections draw closer and has found a new lease of life in the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Airports Firm Considers Renaming Airport After Ya Toivo

[Namibian] The Namibia Airports Company yesterday said it has taken note of the statements made by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba and President Hage Geingob that the Ondangwa Airport be renamed in honour of the late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo.

[Namibian] The Namibia Airports Company yesterday said it has taken note of the statements made by former President Hifikepunye Pohamba and President Hage Geingob that the Ondangwa Airport be renamed in honour of the late Andimba Toivo ya Toivo.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chanda Expected in Hichilema Contempt Case

[Zambia Reports] Incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema will come face to face with State House press aide Amos Chanda in the contempt of court charges that the latter faces.

[Zambia Reports] Incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema will come face to face with State House press aide Amos Chanda in the contempt of court charges that the latter faces.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Batswana Continue to Stand in Long Queues to Bid Sir Ketumile Farewell

[Botswana Daily News] Parliament -Members of the public continue to stand in the long but, fast moving queues at the National Assembly to pay tribute to the late second President Sir Ketumile Masire.

[Botswana Daily News] Parliament -Members of the public continue to stand in the long but, fast moving queues at the National Assembly to pay tribute to the late second President Sir Ketumile Masire.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Former Mines Minister Acquitted of Corruption Charges

[Zambia Reports] Another former minister in the MMD government has walked free in an abuse of authority case less than a week after Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya was acquitted on corruption charges.

[Zambia Reports] Another former minister in the MMD government has walked free in an abuse of authority case less than a week after Agriculture Minister Dora Siliya was acquitted on corruption charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia