Nampula Mayor Assassinated

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The mayor of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, was assassinated on 4 October, the Mozambican Day of Peace and Reconciliation. Eye-witnesses said a man waited until Amurane came onto the patio of his house, then shot him…

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] The mayor of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, was assassinated on 4 October, the Mozambican Day of Peace and Reconciliation. Eye-witnesses said a man waited until Amurane came onto the patio of his house, then shot him three times at point-blank range, before walking away.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Harare City Council in Shock Rates Cut Ahead of 2018 Polls

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T led Harare City Council is set to come up with a drastic domestic and business licencing rates cut in its 2018 budget amid signs the main opposition looks to put its politics right ahead of crucial elections next year.

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T led Harare City Council is set to come up with a drastic domestic and business licencing rates cut in its 2018 budget amid signs the main opposition looks to put its politics right ahead of crucial elections next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Chief to Visit Central African Republic

[VOA] The United Nations Secretary-General said Wednesday that the Central African Republic is at a critical moment and everything must be done to ease growing communal tensions and preserve gains to keep the fragile nation on the right path.

[VOA] The United Nations Secretary-General said Wednesday that the Central African Republic is at a critical moment and everything must be done to ease growing communal tensions and preserve gains to keep the fragile nation on the right path.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

HRH Princess Lalla Salma Takes Part in WHO Global Conference On NCDs in Montevideo

[MAP] Montevideo -HRH Princess Lalla Salma, Chairwoman of the Lalla Salma Foundation for Cancer Prevention and Treatment and WHO Goodwill Ambassador, took part on Wednesday in Montevideo in the WHO Global Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).

[MAP] Montevideo -HRH Princess Lalla Salma, Chairwoman of the Lalla Salma Foundation for Cancer Prevention and Treatment and WHO Goodwill Ambassador, took part on Wednesday in Montevideo in the WHO Global Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Zambia’s Lungu Urged to Desist From Dictatorship

[CAJ News] Lusaka -ZAMBIA President, Edgar Lungu, has been urged to stop a crackdown on media, opposition and human rights defenders critical of his dictatorial leadership. Rights advocates noted the Southern African country’s upholding of human rights…

[CAJ News] Lusaka -ZAMBIA President, Edgar Lungu, has been urged to stop a crackdown on media, opposition and human rights defenders critical of his dictatorial leadership. Rights advocates noted the Southern African country's upholding of human rights have declined since Lungu came into power in 2015. Under the reign of the former Minister of Justice and Minister of Defense, some media outlets have shut down while broadcasting authorities have suspended the licences of three private outlets. A private television station is

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Muslim Rivals Have Killed Dozens in Car

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -RIVAL Muslim armed groups have killed over 130 civilians, including children, at the peak of their infighting in the Central African Republic (CAR). The clashes have been widespread since November 2016 when fighting broke out betwe…

[CAJ News] Kinshasa -RIVAL Muslim armed groups have killed over 130 civilians, including children, at the peak of their infighting in the Central African Republic (CAR). The clashes have been widespread since November 2016 when fighting broke out between the ex-Seleka grouping-Popular Front for the Renaissance of CAR (FPRC) and Unit for Peace in CAR (UPC) - in the northeastern Bria. The attacks against civilians, United Nations peacekeepers and humanitarian actors subsequently spread to other parts of the region. In December 2

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Home Affairs Official in Trouble for Assisting American Fugitive

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -An official at the Registrar General’s office was hauled before the courts Tuesday charged with facilitating fake identity documents for an American fugitive.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -An official at the Registrar General's office was hauled before the courts Tuesday charged with facilitating fake identity documents for an American fugitive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Will Soon Tell Nigerians Names of All Suspected Looters – Attorney General Malami

[Premium Times] The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abukabar Malami, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all relevant agencies to compile names of all looters with a view to promptly enforcing the judg…

[Premium Times] The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abukabar Malami, has disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari has directed all relevant agencies to compile names of all looters with a view to promptly enforcing the judgment of a Federal High Court in Lagos ordering the government to release information about the names of high ranking public officials from whom public funds were recovered.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Owe No Apology to Anyone On Zuma’s Statue – Okorocha

[Vanguard] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Wednesday said that his administration will not apologies to anyone for erecting the statue of Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, noting that the statue was to honour and appreciate Zuma, whose …

[Vanguard] Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, Wednesday said that his administration will not apologies to anyone for erecting the statue of Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, noting that the statue was to honour and appreciate Zuma, whose visit was strictly to sign a MoU between Jacob Zuma Education Foundation and Rochas Foundation College of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is Lusambo ‘Eavesdropping’ on President Lungu and Miles Sampa

It could appear that Copperbelt Minister Bowman Chilosha Lusambo may be a man so in charge of business that he even slaps everything out of his way to the top. But a curious image of him eavesdropping on former Matero … Continued

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It could appear that Copperbelt Minister Bowman Chilosha Lusambo may be a man so in charge of business that he even slaps everything out of his way to the top. But a curious image of him eavesdropping on former Matero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa’s conversation with President Edgar Lungu has gone viral. Sampa has been on his knees pleading to be re-admitted in the PF but has been handed a three year ban before he can be considered. His political star has hit rock bottom and is looking for a way back. What could Lusambo be stretching to hear in this image? The post Is Lusambo ‘Eavesdropping’ on President Lungu and Miles Sampa appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports