Graca Machel Challenges Women to Grab Emerging Opportunities

[Citizen] Women and children’s rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

[Citizen] Women and children's rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somali Military Commander Survives Apparent Assassination Attempt

[VOA] The commander of Somalia’s Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu’s central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

[VOA] The commander of Somalia's Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu's central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DR Congo – Opposition Elites Won’t Save Us

[African Arguments] Observers hope that prominent opposition figures can provide an alternative to President Kabila. But many Congolese distrust these would-be leaders.

[African Arguments] Observers hope that prominent opposition figures can provide an alternative to President Kabila. But many Congolese distrust these would-be leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Nigerians Tell Absent Buhari – ‘Resume or Resign’

[Al Jazeera] Nigerian protesters in Lagos and Abuja are demanding President Muhammadu Buhari either resume his job as president or resign, after more than 90 days of absence.

[Al Jazeera] Nigerian protesters in Lagos and Abuja are demanding President Muhammadu Buhari either resume his job as president or resign, after more than 90 days of absence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Libya’s Maritime Rescuers Caught Between Duty and Temptation

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid – and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid - and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

How Did Zuma Survive Yet Another No-Confidence Vote?

[Al Jazeera] The South African parliament held a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma earlier this week, which he survived by 21 votes. It was the eighth time Zuma had faced a no-confidence vote.

[Al Jazeera] The South African parliament held a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma earlier this week, which he survived by 21 votes. It was the eighth time Zuma had faced a no-confidence vote.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Will There Be Military Coup in Zimbabwe?

[Zimbabwe Independent] In late July, 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe — the oldest serving head of state in the world — alleged that military involvement in his party’s struggle over who will succeed him amounted to “a coup”.

[Zimbabwe Independent] In late July, 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe -- the oldest serving head of state in the world -- alleged that military involvement in his party's struggle over who will succeed him amounted to "a coup".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kiss Daniel Is Next to Wizkid in the Nigerian Music Industry?

[Vanguard] Nigerian music is seen as the headquarters of African music, and it has come of age. Artistes from this clime have given the world the best quality of music. From the last decade till now, a new generation of artistes have been shaping the p…

[Vanguard] Nigerian music is seen as the headquarters of African music, and it has come of age. Artistes from this clime have given the world the best quality of music. From the last decade till now, a new generation of artistes have been shaping the pop culture and giving Nigeria a new brand of music which has put Nigeria on the list of countries doing pretty well in music.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria