Activists Halt Woodstock Eviction

[GroundUp] About 30 supporters of Reclaim the City and Ndifuna Ukwazi gathered at the home of Carmina Vieira on Tuesday to prevent the eviction of her and her family. The sheriff arrived before 10am. The activists refused to leave. The police arrived 3…

[GroundUp] About 30 supporters of Reclaim the City and Ndifuna Ukwazi gathered at the home of Carmina Vieira on Tuesday to prevent the eviction of her and her family. The sheriff arrived before 10am. The activists refused to leave. The police arrived 30 minutes later and tried to mediate, but the activists continued with the sit-in. Eventually, the sheriff and police withdrew.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Singer Davido to Perform in Zimbabwe

[263Chat] Nigerian artist Davido who failed to perform at Jah Prayzah’s, Kutonga Kwaro album launch is now scheduled to be a guest musician at the Big Turn Up concert set to be held on the 28th of November in Harare.

[263Chat] Nigerian artist Davido who failed to perform at Jah Prayzah's, Kutonga Kwaro album launch is now scheduled to be a guest musician at the Big Turn Up concert set to be held on the 28th of November in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Cape Town Men Shot Dead After ‘Hit List’ Surfaces

[News24Wire] Two men have been shot dead in Mitchells Plain, a suburb outside the Cape Town city centre which has been hit by gang violence, in the latest in a string of apparent targeted attacks.

[News24Wire] Two men have been shot dead in Mitchells Plain, a suburb outside the Cape Town city centre which has been hit by gang violence, in the latest in a string of apparent targeted attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Economic Relations Between Angola and Zambia Deemed Good

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ambassador of Zambia to Angola, Lawrence Chalungumana, last Tuesday in Luanda said that the economic relations between the two countries are excellent, although in need of revitalisation, such as through the rehabilitation of roads …

[ANGOP] Luanda -The ambassador of Zambia to Angola, Lawrence Chalungumana, last Tuesday in Luanda said that the economic relations between the two countries are excellent, although in need of revitalisation, such as through the rehabilitation of roads for the evacuation of goods from one territory to another.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Universities’ Academic Year Begins

[Ethiopian Herald] Representatives of public universities announced that all universities have been working jointly with security entities and surrounding communities to sustain peace and security on their premises more than ever before. This academic …

[Ethiopian Herald] Representatives of public universities announced that all universities have been working jointly with security entities and surrounding communities to sustain peace and security on their premises more than ever before. This academic year's teaching-learning process has also been started on time.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Niger Delta Ecosystem – Stakeholders Advocate Concerted Research Efforts

[Vanguard] Participants at an international conference on rivers and deltas in Africa, Wednesday said the management and challenges of ecosystem could be better addressed through integrated and multi-sectoral framework.

[Vanguard] Participants at an international conference on rivers and deltas in Africa, Wednesday said the management and challenges of ecosystem could be better addressed through integrated and multi-sectoral framework.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt, Russia Seek Sustainable Growth for Platinum Sector

[SAnews.gov.za] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has called on South Africa and Russia to work together to look at ways of ensuring demand sustainability in the platinum group metals industry in the face of falling commodity prices.

[SAnews.gov.za] Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane has called on South Africa and Russia to work together to look at ways of ensuring demand sustainability in the platinum group metals industry in the face of falling commodity prices.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa