UN Rights Body Votes to Investigate Kasai Killings

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations has opened an investigation into killings in central Democratic Republic of Congo, though some Western countries and campaign groups say they had hoped it would have a stronger mandate.

[Al Jazeera] The United Nations has opened an investigation into killings in central Democratic Republic of Congo, though some Western countries and campaign groups say they had hoped it would have a stronger mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Prince Harry in Elephant Safari Jolly

[Nyasa Times] Britain’s Prince Harry, who is fifth in line for the throne, is staying at Mvuu camp in the Liwonde National Park, where he will help care for elephants.

[Nyasa Times] Britain's Prince Harry, who is fifth in line for the throne, is staying at Mvuu camp in the Liwonde National Park, where he will help care for elephants.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Age Limit Anxieties in the Face of 2021

[Observer] On Wednesday last week, we held a dialogue at Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) on the theme ‘Age Limit Debate: The Bumpy Road to 2021’ – organised by the German organisation Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, in partnership with UMU’s department of go…

[Observer] On Wednesday last week, we held a dialogue at Uganda Martyrs University (UMU) on the theme 'Age Limit Debate: The Bumpy Road to 2021' - organised by the German organisation Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, in partnership with UMU's department of governance and peace studies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Spirited De Villiers Spurs Fire in Proteas

[News24Wire] Proteas opening batsman, Jon-Jon Smuts , has credited AB de Villiers’ spurring leadership for the resilient performance in the three-run win against England in the second T20 International in Taunton on Friday.

[News24Wire] Proteas opening batsman, Jon-Jon Smuts , has credited AB de Villiers' spurring leadership for the resilient performance in the three-run win against England in the second T20 International in Taunton on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uganda Fights to Stop Damning Money Laundering Indictment

[Observer] Uganda will in September host a group of international experts to try and convince them that the country’s financial system is well-regulated enough to combat money laundering and terrorism financing.

[Observer] Uganda will in September host a group of international experts to try and convince them that the country's financial system is well-regulated enough to combat money laundering and terrorism financing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget Must Urgently Address Growing Inequality

[Observer] Unlike many laws in Uganda that go unimplemented, the Equal Opportunities Commission has ensured that government bodies comply with minimum standards of gender and equity, as required under the Public Finance Management Act, before their bud…

[Observer] Unlike many laws in Uganda that go unimplemented, the Equal Opportunities Commission has ensured that government bodies comply with minimum standards of gender and equity, as required under the Public Finance Management Act, before their budgets are approved.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stalemate At Barbourfields

[The Herald] Bulawayo -How Mine were unlucky to leave Barbourfields without maximum points as they dominated Highlanders in yesterday’s Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match.

[The Herald] Bulawayo -How Mine were unlucky to leave Barbourfields without maximum points as they dominated Highlanders in yesterday's Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe