Mujuru’s Party Splits

[Financial Gazette] INTERNAL disagreements within the Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) party led by former vice president Joice Mujuru came to the fore yesterday when the her formation imploded, leading to dismissals and counter-dismissals.

[Financial Gazette] INTERNAL disagreements within the Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) party led by former vice president Joice Mujuru came to the fore yesterday when the her formation imploded, leading to dismissals and counter-dismissals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country Set to Eliminate Leprosy Related Disability

[Ethiopian Herald] Cheru Gebre ,54, had been infected by leprosy causing germ when he was 12. His parents did their best to see their child free from the disease. But, they were deceived by a wrong attitude held in the community: ‘considering the disea…

[Ethiopian Herald] Cheru Gebre ,54, had been infected by leprosy causing germ when he was 12. His parents did their best to see their child free from the disease. But, they were deceived by a wrong attitude held in the community: 'considering the disease as curse, demonic possession and hereditary.'

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

‘Ethiopia Is a Gateway to the Wider Market of Africa,’ Swedish Ambassador Jan Sadek

[Ethiopian Herald] Of late, the 70th Anniversary of Ethiopia and Sweden’s diplomatic relations was marked. Accordingly, The Ethiopian Herald held an exclusive interview with Swedish Ambassador Jan Sadek and Minister Counselor and Head of Development Co…

[Ethiopian Herald] Of late, the 70th Anniversary of Ethiopia and Sweden's diplomatic relations was marked. Accordingly, The Ethiopian Herald held an exclusive interview with Swedish Ambassador Jan Sadek and Minister Counselor and Head of Development Cooperation Section, Annika Jayawardena, for their reflections on the seven decades diplomatic journey of the two countries. This piece is the first part of the summary of their responses to the questions raised by the Herald. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The United States Congratulates Somalia On the Conclusion of Its Electoral Process

[Dalsan Radio] The United States congratulates the people of Somalia on the successful conclusion of their national electoral process. We congratulate Mr. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on his selection as the next President of the Federal Government of Som…

[Dalsan Radio] The United States congratulates the people of Somalia on the successful conclusion of their national electoral process. We congratulate Mr. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed on his selection as the next President of the Federal Government of Somalia and look forward to working closely with him and a new government.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

The UK Foreign Secretary Congratulates President Farmajo On His Victory

[Dalsan Radio] 8th February 2017: Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson looks forward to meeting newly elected Somali President and working with him on shared priorities.

[Dalsan Radio] 8th February 2017: Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson looks forward to meeting newly elected Somali President and working with him on shared priorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

AU Congratulates H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Mohammed Farmajo Upon His Election

[Dalsan Radio] The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira congratulates H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohammed Farmajo upon his election today as the President of the …

[Dalsan Radio] The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira congratulates H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohammed Farmajo upon his election today as the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Ambassador Madeira also extends his congratulations to the government and people of Somalia for the successful completion of the electoral process, which culminated in the election of the new President."The last couple of months, leading to this

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Arusha to Host Africa Hockey Tourney

[Daily News] ALL is set for Tanzania Hockey Association (THA) to host the inaugural President Hockey Cup, scheduled to be held from February 22nd to 26th this year in Arusha.

[Daily News] ALL is set for Tanzania Hockey Association (THA) to host the inaugural President Hockey Cup, scheduled to be held from February 22nd to 26th this year in Arusha.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

All Set for SONA 2017

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will this evening deliver the State of the Nation Address (SONA) to a Joint Sitting of Parliament. The theme for this year’s address is: “The Year of Oliver Reginald Tambo: Unity in Action Together Moving …

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will this evening deliver the State of the Nation Address (SONA) to a Joint Sitting of Parliament. The theme for this year's address is: "The Year of Oliver Reginald Tambo: Unity in Action Together Moving South Africa Forward".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Media Should Not Identify Child Victims and Offenders After They Turn 18, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Child victims or offenders suffer embarrassment, shame and trauma after the media reveals their names, the High Court in Pretoria heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Child victims or offenders suffer embarrassment, shame and trauma after the media reveals their names, the High Court in Pretoria heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa