Taifa Stars Eager to Put Off Flames

[Daily News] Tomorow’s opening game of the 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup between Taifa Stars and Malawi is expected to be tough and thrilling, with coaches from both sides optimistic to kick their campaign positively.

[Daily News] Tomorow's opening game of the 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup between Taifa Stars and Malawi is expected to be tough and thrilling, with coaches from both sides optimistic to kick their campaign positively.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Humanitarian Response Eases Famine, but Food Insecurity Reaches Unprecedented Levels

[PR Newswire] Juba -The Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan, Eugene Owusu, today welcomed the findings of the latest Integrated Phase Classification (IPC) data which highlight that early warning and the mobilization of a large-scale, multi-sectora…

[PR Newswire] Juba -The Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan, Eugene Owusu, today welcomed the findings of the latest Integrated Phase Classification (IPC) data which highlight that early warning and the mobilization of a large-scale, multi-sectoral humanitarian response, have eased famine in Leer and Mayendit counties, and prevented it in Koch and Panyijiar counties, in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

‘Still No Leads On Missing Activist Dzamara’

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs Deputy Minister Obedingwa Mguni says police will not jump the gun and declare missing journalist and pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara dead without his family’s approval.

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs Deputy Minister Obedingwa Mguni says police will not jump the gun and declare missing journalist and pro-democracy activist Itai Dzamara dead without his family's approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ANC Sends Condolences to Botswana On Passing of Former President

[ANC] The African National Congress has learned with sadness of the passing of a country friend, Comrade, and former President of the Republic of Botswana, Sir Ketumile Masire, at the age of 91, yesterday, 22 June 2017.

[ANC] The African National Congress has learned with sadness of the passing of a country friend, Comrade, and former President of the Republic of Botswana, Sir Ketumile Masire, at the age of 91, yesterday, 22 June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

The Business of Human Trafficking

[Al Jazeera] According to the United Nations, 26,000 unaccompanied minors crossed the Mediterranean to Europe last year, most of those coming from sub-Saharan Africa were Gambians.

[Al Jazeera] According to the United Nations, 26,000 unaccompanied minors crossed the Mediterranean to Europe last year, most of those coming from sub-Saharan Africa were Gambians.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

A Nation Tired of Peace – an Oddity

[Zambia Reports] “Zambia has become a dictatorship”, declared three Church Mother Bodies: – Zambia Conference of Catholics Bishops (ZCCB), Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ), and Evangelical Fellowship in Zambia (EFZ).

[Zambia Reports] "Zambia has become a dictatorship", declared three Church Mother Bodies: - Zambia Conference of Catholics Bishops (ZCCB), Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ), and Evangelical Fellowship in Zambia (EFZ).

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cde Chinx – Liberation Legacy, Politics of Truth

[The Herald] The largely undocumented, but vitally important liberation history is one of the most cherished parts of the foundational legacy of this nation. Through his modest life during and after the liberation struggle, Cde Chinx, (Dickson Chingair…

[The Herald] The largely undocumented, but vitally important liberation history is one of the most cherished parts of the foundational legacy of this nation. Through his modest life during and after the liberation struggle, Cde Chinx, (Dickson Chingaira) did what has now turned to be a subject of great magnitude sing and mobilise for the sole purpose of patriotism and the courage to fight for justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Crossing Rubicon – the ANC Versus the Nation

[Daily Maverick] The ANC is a venerable old party. It has a history unlike any other political party in the world. Through the last decades of colonialism and the nearly 50 years of apartheid, through massacres and dark days, through dislocation and de…

[Daily Maverick] The ANC is a venerable old party. It has a history unlike any other political party in the world. Through the last decades of colonialism and the nearly 50 years of apartheid, through massacres and dark days, through dislocation and deprivation "we, the people" clung onto it because it represented our ideals and hope. Although freedom was a long walk, its leaders embodied its ideals. They showed they were prepared to give the enemy their bodies and, "if needs be", their lives for that ideal - but they woul

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa