President Mugabe Calls for Stronger Harare, Accra Relations

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday returned from Ghana where he attended the West African country’s 60th Independence celebrations on Monday and took the opportunity to call for stronger bilateral relations between Harare and Accra. He was welcome…

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday returned from Ghana where he attended the West African country's 60th Independence celebrations on Monday and took the opportunity to call for stronger bilateral relations between Harare and Accra. He was welcomed at Harare International Airport by Vice Presidents Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko, service chiefs and several Cabinet ministers and senior Government officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Police Find Bodies of 8 More Murdered Illegal Miners

[The Herald] Police in South Africa have recovered eight more bodies with gunshot wounds, which are also believed to be of illegal miners, near the area where the other six were found in an open veld next to a railway line in Benoni, Ekurhuleni on Sund…

[The Herald] Police in South Africa have recovered eight more bodies with gunshot wounds, which are also believed to be of illegal miners, near the area where the other six were found in an open veld next to a railway line in Benoni, Ekurhuleni on Sunday. According to South African Police Service (SAPS) website, the eight bodies were found on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trump Speaks With Kenyan President On Terrorism

[Shabelle] President Donald Trump and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta have discussed their mutual interest in overcoming terrorism. The White House says Trump expressed appreciation for Kenya’s contributions to the African Union Mission in Somalia duri…

[Shabelle] President Donald Trump and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta have discussed their mutual interest in overcoming terrorism. The White House says Trump expressed appreciation for Kenya's contributions to the African Union Mission in Somalia during a telephone call Tuesday with Kenyatta.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Finance Minister Must Resign – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE’S treasury chief Patrick Chinamasa “is currently the worst finance minister in Africa and must just resign”, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) said Tuesday.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE'S treasury chief Patrick Chinamasa "is currently the worst finance minister in Africa and must just resign", the People's Democratic Party (PDP) said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rights Group in Court Bid to Stop Profits from New Grants Contract

[GroundUp] Civil rights association Freedom Under Law has asked the Constitutional Court to prevent Cash Paymaster Services from making profits from a new grants payment contract with the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA).

[GroundUp] Civil rights association Freedom Under Law has asked the Constitutional Court to prevent Cash Paymaster Services from making profits from a new grants payment contract with the SA Social Security Agency (SASSA).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kanu – Ecowas Court Dismisses FG’s Objection Challenging Jurisdiction

[Vanguard] The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice dismissed a preliminary objection filed by the Federal Government challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear a case of breach of fundamental human rights filed by Nnamdi Kanu.

[Vanguard] The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice dismissed a preliminary objection filed by the Federal Government challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear a case of breach of fundamental human rights filed by Nnamdi Kanu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria