Buffaloes Embark On Mission Impossible Against Masry

[CAF] Green Buffaloes will attempt turn mission impossible into hope on Tuesday when they host El Masry of Egypt in the preliminary round second leg clash at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

[CAF] Green Buffaloes will attempt turn mission impossible into hope on Tuesday when they host El Masry of Egypt in the preliminary round second leg clash at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Ethiopia – At the Precipice

[Atlantic Council] Ethiopia’s declaration of a state of emergency (SOE) in the wake of widespread protests earlier this week suspends the few democratic rights that Ethiopian citizens enjoy and effectively empowers military decision-making above the ci…

[Atlantic Council] Ethiopia's declaration of a state of emergency (SOE) in the wake of widespread protests earlier this week suspends the few democratic rights that Ethiopian citizens enjoy and effectively empowers military decision-making above the civilian leadership of the country. As the ruling party has seesawed between peaceful and authoritarian gestures - first releasing dozens of important political opponents, and then establishing martial law - it has become clear that Ethiopia's political leadership is perilously d

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Japanese Continue Relations With EU Navfor

[EU Navfor] European and Japanese counter piracy forces based in Djibouti have continued to operate alongside each other during handover and changes.

[EU Navfor] European and Japanese counter piracy forces based in Djibouti have continued to operate alongside each other during handover and changes.

Govt Can Still Access Precautionary Loan – IMF

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has refuted claims that Kenya lost access to its $1.5 billion (Sh150 billion) standby loan in June clarifying that the precautionary financing remains in place until the end of March 2018.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has refuted claims that Kenya lost access to its $1.5 billion (Sh150 billion) standby loan in June clarifying that the precautionary financing remains in place until the end of March 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Swala Oil, PAE Deal Put On Hold

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has ordered Swala Oil and Gas to delay its acquisition of 40 per cent stake in PAE PanAfrican Energy Corp, saying it is not fully informed of it.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has ordered Swala Oil and Gas to delay its acquisition of 40 per cent stake in PAE PanAfrican Energy Corp, saying it is not fully informed of it.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Striking a Delicate Balance As We Enter Our Own ‘Glasnost and Perestroika’ Moment

[Daily Maverick] Mikhail Gorbachev’s strategy to revitalise his Mother Russia, in the late Eighties failed dismally because the openness and reconstruction Glasnost and Perestroika strategy took place without a framework of where they wanted to end up …

[Daily Maverick] Mikhail Gorbachev's strategy to revitalise his Mother Russia, in the late Eighties failed dismally because the openness and reconstruction Glasnost and Perestroika strategy took place without a framework of where they wanted to end up or, better yet, where Russians saw themselves at the end of that process. President Cyril Ramaophosa needs to be mindful of this as he embarks on rebuilding the ANC and the state.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malawi’s First Karate Movie That Will Move a Town Man

[Nyasa Times] It is dawn. A dawn like any other, and a group of street children can be seen warming themselves by a fire; which, they have made from cartons and anything that is ‘burnable’ that they have collected from the streets.

[Nyasa Times] It is dawn. A dawn like any other, and a group of street children can be seen warming themselves by a fire; which, they have made from cartons and anything that is 'burnable' that they have collected from the streets.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Op-ED – South Africa and Mauritius – Why Do Countries Reform?

[Daily Maverick] As South Africa under Cyril Ramaphosa contemplates how to balance calls for growth and redistribution and juggle the needs of political constituencies to implement, finally, a list of economic reforms, it would do well to look at what …

[Daily Maverick] As South Africa under Cyril Ramaphosa contemplates how to balance calls for growth and redistribution and juggle the needs of political constituencies to implement, finally, a list of economic reforms, it would do well to look at what others in Africa have managed. Mauritius, for one, is at the top of the charts when it comes to African governance.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Team Investigates Complaints Over Oil Pipeline Project

[Citizen] Tanga -Total has dispatched an independent team of experts to investigate complaints about compensation and assess environmental impacts over the construction of Hoima- Tanga oil pipeline.

[Citizen] Tanga -Total has dispatched an independent team of experts to investigate complaints about compensation and assess environmental impacts over the construction of Hoima- Tanga oil pipeline.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania