CAR Tops List of ‘World’s Most Neglected’ Crises

[Al Jazeera] The conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) is the world’s most neglected displacement crisis, according to the Norwegian Refugee Council.

[Al Jazeera] The conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) is the world's most neglected displacement crisis, according to the Norwegian Refugee Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Will the Lesotho Army Accept a Thabane Victory?

[ISS] What will it take to cure the chronic instability of Lesotho’s politics? This perennial question looms large once again as the tiny mountain kingdom entirely surrounded by South Africa goes to the polls for general legislative elections on Saturday.

[ISS] What will it take to cure the chronic instability of Lesotho's politics? This perennial question looms large once again as the tiny mountain kingdom entirely surrounded by South Africa goes to the polls for general legislative elections on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Role of Diasporans in Economy Explored

[The Herald] Dr Gift Mugano Diasporans play a critical role in economic development from various fronts be it remittances, trade and investments. Zimbabwe, like any other African country needs remittances, exports and investments to propel the economy….

[The Herald] Dr Gift Mugano Diasporans play a critical role in economic development from various fronts be it remittances, trade and investments. Zimbabwe, like any other African country needs remittances, exports and investments to propel the economy. This week's discussion deals with these three pillars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Omusati Education Directorate Grounds Fleet Due to Budget Cuts

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Omusati Regional Council’s directorate of education, arts and culture has directed that all government vehicles in the directorate be grounded until further notice, citing far-reaching budgetary cuts.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Omusati Regional Council's directorate of education, arts and culture has directed that all government vehicles in the directorate be grounded until further notice, citing far-reaching budgetary cuts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

No Budget or Offices for Ethics Commission

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s National Public Ethics Commission is operating without any budget or office space of its own, according to a report by the independent television station, STV.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's National Public Ethics Commission is operating without any budget or office space of its own, according to a report by the independent television station, STV.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Diplomats Call to ‘Bring Together’ Diaspora Communities

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan ambassadors to some countries have stressed the need to bring together the communities abroad in order to convey the concrete reality of the country and avoid misinformation about the national reality.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan ambassadors to some countries have stressed the need to bring together the communities abroad in order to convey the concrete reality of the country and avoid misinformation about the national reality.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Journalists Task Govt. to Appoint Press Officers in Embassies, Ministries

[Daily Observer] As part of the recommendations made at the recently concluded National Stakeholders Forum on Justice and Human Rights, Gambian journalists have proposed to government as part of the media law reforms, to appoint press officers at all m…

[Daily Observer] As part of the recommendations made at the recently concluded National Stakeholders Forum on Justice and Human Rights, Gambian journalists have proposed to government as part of the media law reforms, to appoint press officers at all ministries and embassies in fulfillment of their promised to press freedom and access to information.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia