#MugabeGate – the People v Mugabe and the Government of South Africa

[Daily Maverick] Gabriella Engels and Afriforum have filed a review application in the Pretoria High court against South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe. The ap…

[Daily Maverick] Gabriella Engels and Afriforum have filed a review application in the Pretoria High court against South Africa's Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe. The application seeks to set aside Nkoana-Mashabane's decision to grant diplomatic immunity to Mugabe after she allegedly went on the rampage and assaulted Engels in a Sandton hotel and later slipped out of the country to escape criminal charges. By MARIANNE THAMM.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Khama Honours Sportspersons

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will again confer Botswana Honours and Awards on a number of achievers during independence day.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will again confer Botswana Honours and Awards on a number of achievers during independence day.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Civil Service College Organised Inclusive Leadership Workshop for Senior Public Officers

[Government of Mauritius] A one-day workshop on Inclusive Leadership for senior Public Officers was held yesterday at the Intercontinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava. The workshop was organised by the Civil Service College, Mauritius in collaboration with the Civil Service College of United Kingdom. The Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr M.C.E Boissézon, was present.

[Government of Mauritius] A one-day workshop on Inclusive Leadership for senior Public Officers was held yesterday at the Intercontinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava. The workshop was organised by the Civil Service College, Mauritius in collaboration with the Civil Service College of United Kingdom. The Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr M.C.E Boissézon, was present.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Bishop of Ondjiva Appeals for Acceptance of Election Results

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The bishop of the Diocese of Ondjiva, Cunene province, Bishop Pio Hipunhati, on Thursday appealed to militants, friends and supporters of the different parties competing for the general election, as well as the general population, to a…

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The bishop of the Diocese of Ondjiva, Cunene province, Bishop Pio Hipunhati, on Thursday appealed to militants, friends and supporters of the different parties competing for the general election, as well as the general population, to accept the results of the ballot.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

24 MSF Facilities Damaged, Looted

[VOA] The head of Doctors Without Borders said armed groups have looted two dozen of the aid group’s medical facilities in South Sudan during the past 18 months, and is demanding the government provide better protection.

[VOA] The head of Doctors Without Borders said armed groups have looted two dozen of the aid group's medical facilities in South Sudan during the past 18 months, and is demanding the government provide better protection.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tutume Sub-District to Speed Up Constituency Projects

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -The Tutume Sub-district council has vowed to speed up projects for the three constituencies under their jurisdiction in order to stimulate the local economy.

[Botswana Daily News] Tutume -The Tutume Sub-district council has vowed to speed up projects for the three constituencies under their jurisdiction in order to stimulate the local economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

First Preliminary Results Point to MPLA Victory

[ANGOP] Luanda -The First preliminary results of the 2017 general elections held on August 23 in Angola point to the victory for MPLA and its Presidential candidate, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, with 64.57 percent of the votes cast.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The First preliminary results of the 2017 general elections held on August 23 in Angola point to the victory for MPLA and its Presidential candidate, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, with 64.57 percent of the votes cast.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

What Drone Technology Means for Healthcare

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -When the government announced on Thursday that it was embarking on the use of drones to deliver medical supplies to remote areas, sad memories were evoked of how the authorities have endured risky and long journeys to ensure pe…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -When the government announced on Thursday that it was embarking on the use of drones to deliver medical supplies to remote areas, sad memories were evoked of how the authorities have endured risky and long journeys to ensure people of accessed the key health services.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cotton Tree Gets New Microfinance Institution

[Observer] Former Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones last Wednesday opened the first Microfinance Institution for Community Empowerment (MIFICOME) in Cotton Tree, lower Margibi County.

[Observer] Former Central Bank of Liberia (CBL) Executive Governor Dr. Joseph Mills Jones last Wednesday opened the first Microfinance Institution for Community Empowerment (MIFICOME) in Cotton Tree, lower Margibi County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia