Peace ‘but Not At Any Price’, Say Civil Society Bodies

[AIM] Maputo -Some of Mozambique’s most respected civil society organisations have protested strongly against “aspects that severely damage citizenship rights” in the draft constitutional amendments that are currently before the country’s parliament, t…

[AIM] Maputo -Some of Mozambique's most respected civil society organisations have protested strongly against "aspects that severely damage citizenship rights" in the draft constitutional amendments that are currently before the country's parliament, the Assembly of the Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Mcebo Dlamini Expected Back in Court Again for Fees Must Fall Protests

[News24Wire] Former University of Witwatersrand SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Friday in connection with the 2016 Fees Must Fall student protests.

[News24Wire] Former University of Witwatersrand SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini is expected to appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Friday in connection with the 2016 Fees Must Fall student protests.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bar Association Calls For Public Discussion Of Constitutional Amendments

[AIM] Maputo -Maputo, 1 Mar (AIM) – The chairperson of the Mozambican Bar Association (OAM) Flavio Menete, on Thursday called for a serious national public debate on the proposed constitutional amendments arising from the negotiations between the gover…

[AIM] Maputo -Maputo, 1 Mar (AIM) - The chairperson of the Mozambican Bar Association (OAM) Flavio Menete, on Thursday called for a serious national public debate on the proposed constitutional amendments arising from the negotiations between the government and the rebel movement Renamo on decentralisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Drone Tech to Transform Farming in Musanze

[New Times] It’s a Thursday morning in a rural village of Musanze District, where a team of government officials has joined members of Charis Unmanned Aerial Solutions as they demonstrate the potential of drones in driving agriculture.

[New Times] It's a Thursday morning in a rural village of Musanze District, where a team of government officials has joined members of Charis Unmanned Aerial Solutions as they demonstrate the potential of drones in driving agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mozambique and Switzerland Sign Framework Agreement

[AIM] Bern -The Mozambican and Swiss governments on Wednesday, at the end of an official visit to Switzerland by President Filipe Nyusi, signed an institutional framework agreement for development cooperation.

[AIM] Bern -The Mozambican and Swiss governments on Wednesday, at the end of an official visit to Switzerland by President Filipe Nyusi, signed an institutional framework agreement for development cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Bill On Financial Intelligence Office Passed

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday passed the first reading of a government bill amending the 2007 law which set up the Financial Intelligence Office (GIFIM), in order to strengthen GIFIM’s anti-terrorist…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday passed the first reading of a government bill amending the 2007 law which set up the Financial Intelligence Office (GIFIM), in order to strengthen GIFIM's anti-terrorist role.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Security Minister Apologises As Kidnapped Woman Laid to Rest

[Independent (Kampala)] Hoima, Uganda -Security Minister Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde has apologised to mourners at Suzan Magara’s funeral for the government’s failure to rescue her after she was was kidnapped in Kampala on February 7, 2018.

[Independent (Kampala)] Hoima, Uganda -Security Minister Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde has apologised to mourners at Suzan Magara's funeral for the government's failure to rescue her after she was was kidnapped in Kampala on February 7, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Teddy Ssezi Cheeye’s Dead

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Exactly a year after his release from Luzira, the former director of Economic Monitoring at the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) Teddy Ssezi Cheeye is dead. According to the police, he was knocked dead March 1 by a …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Exactly a year after his release from Luzira, the former director of Economic Monitoring at the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) Teddy Ssezi Cheeye is dead. According to the police, he was knocked dead March 1 by a speeding boda boda (motor cycle) as he crossed the road at Nakawa, just outside Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Up Close and Personal With Miss Rwanda 2018

[New Times] Five days after being crowned Miss Rwanda 2018, The New Times paid a courtesy visit to Lillian Iradukunda, who beat 19 other girls to the crown at the Miss Rwanda 2018 grand finale at the Kigali Convention Centre main auditorium on Saturday…

[New Times] Five days after being crowned Miss Rwanda 2018, The New Times paid a courtesy visit to Lillian Iradukunda, who beat 19 other girls to the crown at the Miss Rwanda 2018 grand finale at the Kigali Convention Centre main auditorium on Saturday February 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda