Zanu-PF Politburo Endorses Mugabe Recalling

[263Chat] Zanu PF Extra Ordinary Congress has kicked off in Harare with ruling party’s 314th politburo session endorsing the central committee resolution to recall former President Robert Mugabe from his position and replacing him with Emmerson Mnangagwa.

[263Chat] Zanu PF Extra Ordinary Congress has kicked off in Harare with ruling party's 314th politburo session endorsing the central committee resolution to recall former President Robert Mugabe from his position and replacing him with Emmerson Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Signs Big Financing Agreement to Boost Food and Nutritional Security

[IFAD] Rome -A new financial agreement, signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Madagascar, will sustainably improve incomes and food and nutrition security for 320,000 Malagasy rural households in eight regi…

[IFAD] Rome -A new financial agreement, signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Madagascar, will sustainably improve incomes and food and nutrition security for 320,000 Malagasy rural households in eight regions located in the southern part of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Rink Hockey – Academica Win and Equal Final Play-Offs

[ANGOP] Luanda -Academica de Luanda beat 1º de Agosto last Wednesday by 4-3, in the extra time period, in the second game of the final of the senior males Rink Hockey Championship, being disputed in the best of five games play-off system.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Academica de Luanda beat 1º de Agosto last Wednesday by 4-3, in the extra time period, in the second game of the final of the senior males Rink Hockey Championship, being disputed in the best of five games play-off system.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Fall Army Worm Attacks Thyolo

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Maizefarmers in Thyolo should brace for a tough farming season as it has shown that the period will be characterized by a fall army worms’ attack.

[Malawi News Agency] Thyolo -Maizefarmers in Thyolo should brace for a tough farming season as it has shown that the period will be characterized by a fall army worms' attack.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lilongwe University Closes Campus Over Electricity Protests

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar) has closed its Bunda Campus indefinitely following protests by students over power outages .

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar) has closed its Bunda Campus indefinitely following protests by students over power outages .

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Runoff Election Date Illegal-Senator Tengbe

[New Democrat] National Elections Commission’s Chairman Cllr. Jerome Korkoya lacks legal mandate” to declare December 26, 2017 as date for the runoff presidential election without legislative approval, ranking Senator George Tengbeh of Lofa County has …

[New Democrat] National Elections Commission’s Chairman Cllr. Jerome Korkoya lacks legal mandate” to declare December 26, 2017 as date for the runoff presidential election without legislative approval, ranking Senator George Tengbeh of Lofa County has said.

Protestors Want Korkoya Out

[New Democrat] Protestors gathered Wednesday at the headquarters of the National Elections Commission in Monrovia demanding the resignation of chairman Jerome Korkoya on grounds that he has proven to be impartial.

[New Democrat] Protestors gathered Wednesday at the headquarters of the National Elections Commission in Monrovia demanding the resignation of chairman Jerome Korkoya on grounds that he has proven to be impartial.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘U.S.$9.2billion Off-Grid Electrification Opportunity Lies in Nigeria’

[Guardian] A new collaboration between the Nigerian Rural Electrification Agency (REA), the World Bank, and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), has found that Nigeria is the nation that could unlock the nascent mini-grid market in Africa.

[Guardian] A new collaboration between the Nigerian Rural Electrification Agency (REA), the World Bank, and the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), has found that Nigeria is the nation that could unlock the nascent mini-grid market in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amara Silent – On Email Linking President’s Son to Buying Extra Ballot Papers

[New Democrat] Former Finance Minister Amara Mohammed Konneh has maintained silence on a damaging leaked email, in which he revealed that the son of the President – Robert purchased extra ballot papers outside the framework of the National Elections Co…

[New Democrat] Former Finance Minister Amara Mohammed Konneh has maintained silence on a damaging leaked email, in which he revealed that the son of the President - Robert purchased extra ballot papers outside the framework of the National Elections Commission to benefit their chosen candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia