United Nations Security Council Must Include Africa – Zuma

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma during his address on Africa Day at the presidential guest house called for the reform of the United Nations Security Council to include Africa.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma during his address on Africa Day at the presidential guest house called for the reform of the United Nations Security Council to include Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Blocks More Than 21 Websites

[HRInfo] Cairo -The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemns the Egyptian government’s blocking 21 websites Monday night, for allegedly “inciting extremism or supporting terrorism”, charges that are deemed flimsy by all people knowi…

[HRInfo] Cairo -The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) condemns the Egyptian government's blocking 21 websites Monday night, for allegedly "inciting extremism or supporting terrorism", charges that are deemed flimsy by all people knowing that they are being leveled in order to gloss over the Egyptian regime's hostility towards freedom of opinion and expression and its vicious pursuit to prosecute dissidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Joho Picks University Scholar As His Running Mate

[Capital FM] Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has picked Dr William Kingi, a Senior Lecturer at the Technical University of Mombasa, as his running mate for the gubernatorial race in the August 8 General Election.

[Capital FM] Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho has picked Dr William Kingi, a Senior Lecturer at the Technical University of Mombasa, as his running mate for the gubernatorial race in the August 8 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Commonwealth Meeting to Discuss Emerging Trade Issues

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius is hosting a two-day Commonwealth Meeting on African Regional Consultation on Multilateral, Regional and Emerging Trade Issues. The Meeting being held at Balaclava, will look into challenges faced by Sub-Saharan Afri…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius is hosting a two-day Commonwealth Meeting on African Regional Consultation on Multilateral, Regional and Emerging Trade Issues. The Meeting being held at Balaclava, will look into challenges faced by Sub-Saharan African countries and will help takeholders, policy makers, negotiators and trade analysts to engage in the dialogue of policy making.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Maimane Slams Zuma Over Silence On Zambia’s Hichilema Trial

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party would take action to “re-establish South Africa’s leading voice on the continent for the entrenchment of democracy and the upholding of human rights”.

[News24Wire] DA leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party would take action to "re-establish South Africa's leading voice on the continent for the entrenchment of democracy and the upholding of human rights".

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia