Battling to Protect Gorée Island’s Legacy of Slavery

[RFI] Worried about their future, island nations like the Maldives or Fiji raise the alarm every year during the environment summit COP 23 on the impact of rising sea levels. But for small islands, it’s the past they’re worried about, and watching thei…

[RFI] Worried about their future, island nations like the Maldives or Fiji raise the alarm every year during the environment summit COP 23 on the impact of rising sea levels. But for small islands, it's the past they're worried about, and watching their history wash away.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

UN Officials Hail Landmark Convictions, Life Sentences in Kavumu Child Rape Cases

[UN News] The United Nations envoys dealing with sexual violence in conflict and the head of the Organization’s peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have welcomed the conviction of 11 Congolese militia fighters for raping …

[UN News] The United Nations envoys dealing with sexual violence in conflict and the head of the Organization's peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have welcomed the conviction of 11 Congolese militia fighters for raping dozens of children - including an 18-month-old toddler - in the vast country's restive east.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Mnangagwa – the Bloody End of Crocodile Politics

[New Zimbabwe] CONCEALED to many of us is that the real misfortunes of a true crocodile pursue Emmerson Mnangagwa and the politics that he represents. The crocodile tears over corruption and crime in Zimbabwe that he continues to shed are not enough to…

[New Zimbabwe] CONCEALED to many of us is that the real misfortunes of a true crocodile pursue Emmerson Mnangagwa and the politics that he represents. The crocodile tears over corruption and crime in Zimbabwe that he continues to shed are not enough to drown his present crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Changes To Steinhoff Management Board

[Steinhoff International Holdings] Stellenbosch, Cape Town -Steinhoff International Holdings N.V.(Incorporated in the Netherlands)(Registration number: 63570173)Share Code: SNHISIN: NL0011375019

[Steinhoff International Holdings] Stellenbosch, Cape Town -Steinhoff International Holdings N.V.(Incorporated in the Netherlands)(Registration number: 63570173)Share Code: SNHISIN: NL0011375019

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Revealed – Govt to Lay Claim to Airtel

[Citizen] The government is set to lay claim to full ownership of Airtel Tanzania Limited, a move that will likely draw a legal battle with the joint owners of the telecommunications company.

[Citizen] The government is set to lay claim to full ownership of Airtel Tanzania Limited, a move that will likely draw a legal battle with the joint owners of the telecommunications company.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ramaphosa’s First Test Is to Bust ANC Corruption

[Deutsche Welle] Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected as the president of the ANC, many are demanding he deliver on his promises to clean up South Africa’s ruling party.

[Deutsche Welle] Now that Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected as the president of the ANC, many are demanding he deliver on his promises to clean up South Africa's ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

South Africa’s ANC Chooses Pragmatism Over Corruption

[Deutsche Welle] South Africa’s ruling ANC party has chosen Cyril Ramaphosa to replace Jacob Zuma as its party president. The choice of the former Nelson Mandela confidant is a lesser evil, says DW’s Claus Stäcker.

[Deutsche Welle] South Africa's ruling ANC party has chosen Cyril Ramaphosa to replace Jacob Zuma as its party president. The choice of the former Nelson Mandela confidant is a lesser evil, says DW's Claus Stäcker.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa