Harare De-Congestion – Capital Turns Into War Zone

[New Zimbabwe] Harare turned into a war zone Thursday night after police reportedly used live ammunition, killing at least two people and leaving one battling for life in hospital.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare turned into a war zone Thursday night after police reportedly used live ammunition, killing at least two people and leaving one battling for life in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rwanda Maintains Third Spot in Corruption Fight-Global Report

[New Times] Rwanda and Botswana have maintained top positions in corruption fight in Africa, according to Corruption Perception Index 2017 released in Kigali on Thursday.

[New Times] Rwanda and Botswana have maintained top positions in corruption fight in Africa, according to Corruption Perception Index 2017 released in Kigali on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Ranked Among Continent’s 3 Least Corrupt Nations

[New Times] Rwanda has for the second year running ranked third least corrupt country in Africa, according to the latest Corruption Perception Index, 2017, released yesterday.

[New Times] Rwanda has for the second year running ranked third least corrupt country in Africa, according to the latest Corruption Perception Index, 2017, released yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Words By Catholic Priest That Sent People Crying At Slain Student’s Requiem Mass

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A Roman Catholic priest, Father Raymond Manyanga led thousands of mourners in paying their last respects to Ms Akwilina Akwilini at the National Institute of Transport Grounds (NIT) in Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A Roman Catholic priest, Father Raymond Manyanga led thousands of mourners in paying their last respects to Ms Akwilina Akwilini at the National Institute of Transport Grounds (NIT) in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Catholic Bishops Criticise Gender Equality Bill

[Premium Times] The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, has criticised the “Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill” saying some of its content could “provide an avenue for the legalisation of many anti-human life and anti-family activities.”

[Premium Times] The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Nigeria, CBCN, has criticised the "Gender and Equal Opportunities Bill" saying some of its content could "provide an avenue for the legalisation of many anti-human life and anti-family activities."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ramaphosa Must Fuse Fixing Broken Institutions and Economic Policy

[The Conversation Africa] The state of the nation speech delivered by South Africa’s new president Cyril Ramaphosa was designed to project an image of hope and change. The new head of state emphasised the fight against corruption, improved governance o…

[The Conversation Africa] The state of the nation speech delivered by South Africa's new president Cyril Ramaphosa was designed to project an image of hope and change. The new head of state emphasised the fight against corruption, improved governance of state owned enterprises, expropriation of land without compensation and the rebuilding of the manufacturing sector.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aje Festival – Culture Enhances Economic Growth – Ooni of Ife

[Vanguard] Osogbo -The Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has said that survival of the African people rests heavily on the sustainability of the traditional culture saying government and the people must collectively utilise the cultu…

[Vanguard] Osogbo -The Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, has said that survival of the African people rests heavily on the sustainability of the traditional culture saying government and the people must collectively utilise the culture as a way to greatly record productive economic advancement.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Ramaphosa’s Moment of Hope Is Built On a Fragile Foundation

[The Conversation Africa] Coming after the extended period of uncertainty in South Africa resulting from Jacob Zuma’s reluctance to resign, Cyril Ramaphosa’s first state of the nation speech restored dignity and decorum to parliament, and pressed all t…

[The Conversation Africa] Coming after the extended period of uncertainty in South Africa resulting from Jacob Zuma's reluctance to resign, Cyril Ramaphosa's first state of the nation speech restored dignity and decorum to parliament, and pressed all the right buttons.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa