Buhari Leaves for France for One Planet Summit

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari will participate alongside over 50 world leaders in the One Planet Summit in Paris, France on Tuesday, 12 December. He will leave for Paris on Monday and return Thursday.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari will participate alongside over 50 world leaders in the One Planet Summit in Paris, France on Tuesday, 12 December. He will leave for Paris on Monday and return Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Activists Condemn Disappearance of Reporter

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Media stakeholders and the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) have issued a statement to condemn the disappearance of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) journalist Azory Gwanda.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Media stakeholders and the Tanzania Human Rights Defenders Coalition (THRDC) have issued a statement to condemn the disappearance of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) journalist Azory Gwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

PDP Convention – Dokpesi, Adeniran Allege ‘Rigging’

[Premium Times] Two out of the three aspirants for the office of national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have accused officials in charge of the convention of allowing systematic rigging of the election.

[Premium Times] Two out of the three aspirants for the office of national chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have accused officials in charge of the convention of allowing systematic rigging of the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Buhari Contesting the 2019 Election?

[Vanguard] The inability of Nigeria to develop is traceable to several factors. One of them which people often overlook is the army of political interlopers that often distract government from its articulated focus. Their role is to keep the nation per…

[Vanguard] The inability of Nigeria to develop is traceable to several factors. One of them which people often overlook is the army of political interlopers that often distract government from its articulated focus. Their role is to keep the nation permanently on an electioneering mood.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Thokozani Khupe Speaks Out

[Zimbabwe Standard] The alleged bad blood between MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai and his deputy Thokozani Khupe has cast a shadow over the opposition’s prospects in next year’s elections.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The alleged bad blood between MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai and his deputy Thokozani Khupe has cast a shadow over the opposition's prospects in next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Is Mnangagwa Zimbabwe’s Kagame?

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa’s inauguration speech was full of promises on the economy, good governance, international relations and a promise to smoothen relations with multi-lateral financial institutions such as the Bret…

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa's inauguration speech was full of promises on the economy, good governance, international relations and a promise to smoothen relations with multi-lateral financial institutions such as the Bretton Woods institutions, in the process winning him the hearts of many.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Headache for Mnangagwa

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces his toughest test yet after taking over from Zimbabwe’s former leader when he presides over Zanu PF’s first congress in the post Robert Mugabe era, with war veterans demanding a share of the spoils.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces his toughest test yet after taking over from Zimbabwe's former leader when he presides over Zanu PF's first congress in the post Robert Mugabe era, with war veterans demanding a share of the spoils.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Finance Minister Under Fire Over Health Budget

[Zimbabwe Standard] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has been critisised for failing to prioritise the funding of health in the 2018 budget as the Health and Child Care ministry’s vote was dwarfed by that of Defence and other ministries.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has been critisised for failing to prioritise the funding of health in the 2018 budget as the Health and Child Care ministry's vote was dwarfed by that of Defence and other ministries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Mugabe Was Captured’

[Zimbabwe Standard] Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu says former president Robert Mugabe was captured by people bent on destroying Zanu PF as he justified the military takeover of government last month

[Zimbabwe Standard] Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu says former president Robert Mugabe was captured by people bent on destroying Zanu PF as he justified the military takeover of government last month

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chiyangwa’s World Crumbles

[Zimbabwe Standard] When it rains, it pours. The old adage rings true in the case of Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa after the association’s former chief executive Jonathan Mashingaidze came out guns blazing, accusing the beleaguered boss of running lo…

[Zimbabwe Standard] When it rains, it pours. The old adage rings true in the case of Zifa president Philip Chiyangwa after the association's former chief executive Jonathan Mashingaidze came out guns blazing, accusing the beleaguered boss of running local football to the ground, at the same time warning the Zifa congress against re-electing the controversial businessman during next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe