Army, Rebels Clash Uproot More

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -ESCALATING conflict between armed groups and the army has displaced thousands in the explosive Democratic Republic of Congo in recent days. According to humanitarian groups, the displacements have been most rife in the Katanga, Mai…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -ESCALATING conflict between armed groups and the army has displaced thousands in the explosive Democratic Republic of Congo in recent days. According to humanitarian groups, the displacements have been most rife in the Katanga, Mainama and South Kivu Provinces. During the past week, about 5 800 people from the Mukera area have reportedly moved to Fizi, Kananda, Simbi, Baraka refugee centres in Katanga. The clashes have displaced more than 3 000 civilians in the area of Lulenge in Mainama. Despite this vola

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Minister Bodha Reassures Transport Industry Workers of No Redundancy

[Government of Mauritius] “The National Transport Corporation (NTC) will be called upon to be the backbone of the new National Transport Network Project, and I am reiterating the assurances given to the staff of the Corporation as well as to workers of…

[Government of Mauritius] "The National Transport Corporation (NTC) will be called upon to be the backbone of the new National Transport Network Project, and I am reiterating the assurances given to the staff of the Corporation as well as to workers of the transport industry and to bus companies, that there will be no redundancy with the advent of the Metro Express."

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Duke of Edinburgh’s – President Hands Over Gold Award Badges to Young Mauritians

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, presented Gold Award badges to young Mauritians yesterday at the State House, Réduit, in the context of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award – Mauritius. The ceremony was held in the presence of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussaint, and other eminent personalities. The Gold Award was attributed to 36 young ladies and 30 young men.

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, presented Gold Award badges to young Mauritians yesterday at the State House, Réduit, in the context of the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award - Mauritius. The ceremony was held in the presence of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Stephan Toussaint, and other eminent personalities. The Gold Award was attributed to 36 young ladies and 30 young men.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Cabinet Supports Zuma’s ‘Intervention’ in Zimbabwe Situation

[News24Wire] Cabinet supports President Jacob Zuma’s “intervention” in his capacity as the Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair in response to “the Zimbabwean situation”.

[News24Wire] Cabinet supports President Jacob Zuma's "intervention" in his capacity as the Southern African Development Community (SADC) chair in response to "the Zimbabwean situation".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SADC Meeting On Zimbabwe Set to Kick Off in Botswana

[News24Wire] A meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation is expected to kick off in Gaborone on Thursday to discuss the political developments in Zimbabwe.

[News24Wire] A meeting of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Co-operation is expected to kick off in Gaborone on Thursday to discuss the political developments in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

All ANC Presidential Hopefuls ‘Part of the Rot’ – Former MP

[News24Wire] Former ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Thursday said the ANC would not self-correct at its upcoming elective conference in December because “all presidential hopefuls were part of the rot”.

[News24Wire] Former ANC MP Makhosi Khoza on Thursday said the ANC would not self-correct at its upcoming elective conference in December because "all presidential hopefuls were part of the rot".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa