Vote for Change, Says Ghana Opposition Leader At Final Election Campaign Rally

[RFI] The main opposition candidate in Ghana’s elections, Nana Akufo-Addo, held his final campaign rally in the capital Accra on Sunday telling thousands of his supporters that real change is coming. The New Patriotic Party (NPP) leader is taking on in…

[RFI] The main opposition candidate in Ghana's elections, Nana Akufo-Addo, held his final campaign rally in the capital Accra on Sunday telling thousands of his supporters that real change is coming. The New Patriotic Party (NPP) leader is taking on incumbent President John Dramani Mahama, making his third bid for the presidency in Wednesday's polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Maj. Kiggundu’s Shooting – Questions Asked About Business, Politics, Religious Rivalry

[Independent (Kampala)] The murder of Maj. Sheikh Mohammed Kiggundu, 52, a renowned Muslim cleric, who had denounced rebel activity and joined the army, has re-awakened fear of targeted killings.

[Independent (Kampala)] The murder of Maj. Sheikh Mohammed Kiggundu, 52, a renowned Muslim cleric, who had denounced rebel activity and joined the army, has re-awakened fear of targeted killings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zuma – the Passing of Ncwane Is a Massive Loss for the Country

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has expressed great sadness following the passing of gospel musician Sfiso Ncwane via a statement to the press, released on Monday afternoon.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has expressed great sadness following the passing of gospel musician Sfiso Ncwane via a statement to the press, released on Monday afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Paid For Minister’s ‘State Capture’ Interdict

[News24Wire] The co-operative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta) department paid for Minister Des van Rooyen’s bid to interdict the Public Protector’s State of Capture report.

[News24Wire] The co-operative governance and traditional affairs (Cogta) department paid for Minister Des van Rooyen's bid to interdict the Public Protector's State of Capture report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fighting Malnutrition

[Independent (Kampala)] Civil society alliances from several African countries have come together to moot strategies for achieving the sustainable development goal of attaining a world free from malnutrition by 2020, writes Susan Babijja.

[Independent (Kampala)] Civil society alliances from several African countries have come together to moot strategies for achieving the sustainable development goal of attaining a world free from malnutrition by 2020, writes Susan Babijja.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

U.S.$350.7 Million Grant to Reduce Blackouts?

[Nyasa Times] Blackouts in Malawi are expected to reduce drastically, once the USD350.7Million Millennium Challenge Account-Malawi (MCA-M), the local implementing agency of Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) energy compact is fully implemented.

[Nyasa Times] Blackouts in Malawi are expected to reduce drastically, once the USD350.7Million Millennium Challenge Account-Malawi (MCA-M), the local implementing agency of Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) energy compact is fully implemented.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi