Malawi Cities Set for Mayoral Elections in Jan – DPP’s Ngalande Challenging Chalamanda in Blantyre, Mkandawire Faces 3 Challengers in Mzuzu

[Nyasa Times] Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has said the two and half year terms of office for the Mayors in the country’s cities has expired and there will be election next month, January 2017.

[Nyasa Times] Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development has said the two and half year terms of office for the Mayors in the country's cities has expired and there will be election next month, January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Gay Rights Groups Brave Abuse, Violence to Fight HIV

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -HIV and homosexuality are no laughing matter in a country where being gay is illegal and LGBT activists face rising hostility and violence

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Yaounde -HIV and homosexuality are no laughing matter in a country where being gay is illegal and LGBT activists face rising hostility and violence

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Dusi a Litmus Test for Heroic Mbanjwa

[News24Wire] Valley of a Thousand Hills hero and South African canoeing icon, Thulani Mbanjwa is readying himself for another strong showing at the 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon despite having some telling obstacles standing in his pathway to the February 1…

[News24Wire] Valley of a Thousand Hills hero and South African canoeing icon, Thulani Mbanjwa is readying himself for another strong showing at the 2017 Dusi Canoe Marathon despite having some telling obstacles standing in his pathway to the February 16-18 event.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

MBC Professionalism Has Gone to the Dogs – MP Kawale

[Nyasa Times] The chairperson of the Parliamentary Media and Communications Committee and a member of the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), Sam Kawale has said the tax-funded Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) continue to be an instrument of c…

[Nyasa Times] The chairperson of the Parliamentary Media and Communications Committee and a member of the opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), Sam Kawale has said the tax-funded Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) continue to be an instrument of castigation of the opposition without giving the opposition the right of reply.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Public Meeting in Hagaz Sub-Zone

[Shabait] Hagaz -A public meeting involving 28 villages in Hagaz sub-zone addressed the importance of community based environment sanitation undertaken at sub-zonal level and their continuity.

[Shabait] Hagaz -A public meeting involving 28 villages in Hagaz sub-zone addressed the importance of community based environment sanitation undertaken at sub-zonal level and their continuity.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Assessment Meeting in Adi-Tekelezan Sub-Zone

[Shabait] Adi-Tekelezan -An assessment meeting conducted on 21 December in Adi-Tekelezan sub-zone appreciated the commitment demonstrated by the public for the success of charted out development programs.

[Shabait] Adi-Tekelezan -An assessment meeting conducted on 21 December in Adi-Tekelezan sub-zone appreciated the commitment demonstrated by the public for the success of charted out development programs.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Jemahir Association Holds First Congress

[Shabait] Massawa -An association of former members of public administration and mass organizations during the struggle for independence known as “Jemahir” held its 1st congress on 24 December in Afabet.

[Shabait] Massawa -An association of former members of public administration and mass organizations during the struggle for independence known as "Jemahir" held its 1st congress on 24 December in Afabet.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea