Hangman’s Job to Be Filled

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government will soon call for people to apply to be the state’s executioner in a country where employment is hard to find as Presidential adviser on local policies Hetherwick Ntaba is lobbying for the application of a death sentenc…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government will soon call for people to apply to be the state's executioner in a country where employment is hard to find as Presidential adviser on local policies Hetherwick Ntaba is lobbying for the application of a death sentence to people convicted of murdering persons with albinism.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mutharika Says No State Capture in Asians Dominating Malawi Govt Procurement

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has denied the existence of state capture when he downplayed racial tensions, linked to the Malawian Asians’ economic dominance, saying he had no direct knowledge of corruption.

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has denied the existence of state capture when he downplayed racial tensions, linked to the Malawian Asians' economic dominance, saying he had no direct knowledge of corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Breaking – Several Injured in Joburg Shopping Mall Roof Collapse

[News24Wire] An estimated 300 people were evacuated from Trade Route Mall in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, after large sections of the building’s roof collapsed during a huge downpour in the area.

[News24Wire] An estimated 300 people were evacuated from Trade Route Mall in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, after large sections of the building's roof collapsed during a huge downpour in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

PDP Speaks On Buhari’s Controversial Board Appointments

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday described as an unpardonable national embarrassment, the appointment of deceased persons as members of various federal boards by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Saturday described as an unpardonable national embarrassment, the appointment of deceased persons as members of various federal boards by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Elevated Commitment to Alleviate Challenges, Scale Up Gains

[Ethiopian Herald] Over the last 25 years, Ethiopia managed to pull itself out of the abject poverty that smeared its image for decades due to the pro-poor Agricultural Development Led Industrialization economic policy and the commitment of the leaders…

[Ethiopian Herald] Over the last 25 years, Ethiopia managed to pull itself out of the abject poverty that smeared its image for decades due to the pro-poor Agricultural Development Led Industrialization economic policy and the commitment of the leadership in mobilizing and ensuring the public participation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Eritreans Questioning Effectiveness of UN Sanctions

[Ethiopian Herald] It is recalled that Eritrea has been under sanction for the last 9 or 10 consecutive years. And the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has recently extended the sanction. The underlying reason to extend the sanction, as to the co…

[Ethiopian Herald] It is recalled that Eritrea has been under sanction for the last 9 or 10 consecutive years. And the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has recently extended the sanction. The underlying reason to extend the sanction, as to the council is that the regime in Asmara could not yet be refrained from its destructive behaviors.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea