Macron in Mali Sunday for Launch of Sahel Anti-Terror Force

[RFI] French President Emmanuel Macron was due in Mali on Sunday to reaffirm Western backing for a regional anti-jihadist force, as Paris steps up its counter-terror operations in the area.

[RFI] French President Emmanuel Macron was due in Mali on Sunday to reaffirm Western backing for a regional anti-jihadist force, as Paris steps up its counter-terror operations in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Why France Supported Biafra in Civil War

[Premium Times] A controversial French support to Biafra as it fought to break away from Nigeria between 1967 and 1970 was not in defence of Biafra’s secession cause — even though it had a humanitarian appeal.

[Premium Times] A controversial French support to Biafra as it fought to break away from Nigeria between 1967 and 1970 was not in defence of Biafra's secession cause -- even though it had a humanitarian appeal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ANC Social Transformation Policy – a Critical Analysis

[Democracy Works] The primary cornerstones of social transformation include nation building and social cohesion, sports and recreation, social development, water and sanitation, as well as adequate housing.

[Democracy Works] The primary cornerstones of social transformation include nation building and social cohesion, sports and recreation, social development, water and sanitation, as well as adequate housing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt, DR Congo Sign Trade Deal

[Times of Zambia] Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have signed a bilateral trade agreement to begin operations on the one-stop border post at Kasumbalesa in Chilabombwe District on the Copperbelt Province.

[Times of Zambia] Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have signed a bilateral trade agreement to begin operations on the one-stop border post at Kasumbalesa in Chilabombwe District on the Copperbelt Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Boxing Champion Muwowo Poised to Grab Title

[Times of Zambia] Zmart Mall in Ndola is the epicentre of tomorrow’s nine-fight card laid on by three boxing promotions namely Oriental, Exodus and Mitanda with top of the bill featuring Alfred Muwowo versus Haji Juma for the vacant African Boxing Unio…

[Times of Zambia] Zmart Mall in Ndola is the epicentre of tomorrow's nine-fight card laid on by three boxing promotions namely Oriental, Exodus and Mitanda with top of the bill featuring Alfred Muwowo versus Haji Juma for the vacant African Boxing Union (ABU) flyweight title.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Why My Successor May Be Stoned – Okorocha

[Vanguard] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has sent a warning signal to whoever will take over from him after the expiration of his eight year tenure as the governor of the state, saying that his successor could risk being stoned if his performan…

[Vanguard] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has sent a warning signal to whoever will take over from him after the expiration of his eight year tenure as the governor of the state, saying that his successor could risk being stoned if his performance falls below the standard he had set in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda Ends Zambia’s Africa Netball Championship Dream

[Times of Zambia] Zambia’s campaign at the Africa Netball Championship ended in defeat as the cash strapped team lost 67-50 to Uganda, who made history by becoming the first host nation to win the continental event unbeaten.

[Times of Zambia] Zambia's campaign at the Africa Netball Championship ended in defeat as the cash strapped team lost 67-50 to Uganda, who made history by becoming the first host nation to win the continental event unbeaten.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia