Six Red Cross Workers Killed in Renewed Clashes

[RFI] At least 30 civilians have been killed in renewed clashes in the Central African Republic. The death toll includes six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility in the south-eastern town of Gambo.

[RFI] At least 30 civilians have been killed in renewed clashes in the Central African Republic. The death toll includes six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility in the south-eastern town of Gambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

South Africa’s Poorest People Will Be Hit By Jacob Zuma’s Hollow Victory

[Democracy Works] Jacob Zuma may have survived a motion of no confidence in the South African Parliament, but the fierce battle over his leadership has damaged the chances of the African National Congress of winning the 2019 national election.

[Democracy Works] Jacob Zuma may have survived a motion of no confidence in the South African Parliament, but the fierce battle over his leadership has damaged the chances of the African National Congress of winning the 2019 national election.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tweya Dispels Malima ‘Fabricated’ Story

[New Era] Windhoek -Information and Communication Technology Minister Tjekero Tweya has come out with guns blazing and dismissed a Windhoek Observer article that alleges the director-general of the Namibia Central Intelligence Service (NCIS), Phillemon…

[New Era] Windhoek -Information and Communication Technology Minister Tjekero Tweya has come out with guns blazing and dismissed a Windhoek Observer article that alleges the director-general of the Namibia Central Intelligence Service (NCIS), Phillemon Malima, and President Hage Geingob are at loggerheads.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Participation at World Champs Fraudulent – Ebewele

[Guardian] Former Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has described Nigeria’s participation at the on-going London 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship as fraudulent.

[Guardian] Former Technical Director of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Brown Ebewele has described Nigeria's participation at the on-going London 2017 IAAF World Athletics Championship as fraudulent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

War of Attrition Against South Africa’s President ‘Zupta’ Is in Full Swing

[The Conversation Africa] The first big surprise was that Baleka Mbete, the speaker of the National Assembly, ruled in favour of the opposition parties’ request for a secret ballot in the eighth vote of no confidence against the president of South Africa.

[The Conversation Africa] The first big surprise was that Baleka Mbete, the speaker of the National Assembly, ruled in favour of the opposition parties' request for a secret ballot in the eighth vote of no confidence against the president of South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Joseph Boakai Faces Leadership Test Ahead of October 2017 Polls

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When the office of the Liberian presidency came out with a swinging reiteration of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf’s support for the Presidential bid of her Vice President this week, it was evident to many political observer…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -When the office of the Liberian presidency came out with a swinging reiteration of President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf's support for the Presidential bid of her Vice President this week, it was evident to many political observers that the visible strains triggered on social media had reached boiling point and needed to be put in check.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mulbah, Jewel Will Lose Voters Over Bong County Technical College Saga

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -Angeline Bedell, 23, an agriculture engineering student at Bong County Technical College (BCTC), said she has not sat in a laboratory since she enrolled in the college three years ago.

[FrontPageAfrica] Gbarnga -Angeline Bedell, 23, an agriculture engineering student at Bong County Technical College (BCTC), said she has not sat in a laboratory since she enrolled in the college three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Senator Sherman Returns With a Bang – Resurrecting Concerns Over Fate of Sable Mining Bribery Saga

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -What a difference a few months make. A little over a month after he fell off at the Capitol Building, Senator H. Varney G. Sherman (Unity Party, Cape Mount) is back in the thick of political things, ahead of the upcoming Pre…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -What a difference a few months make. A little over a month after he fell off at the Capitol Building, Senator H. Varney G. Sherman (Unity Party, Cape Mount) is back in the thick of political things, ahead of the upcoming Presidential and legislative elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia