Understanding the Qatar Question

[The Herald] In response to allegations of Qatar’s tolerance of terrorism, the Gulf States of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt issued a Press statement on June 8, 2017, which effected an air, sea and land blockade of Qatar.

[The Herald] In response to allegations of Qatar's tolerance of terrorism, the Gulf States of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt issued a Press statement on June 8, 2017, which effected an air, sea and land blockade of Qatar.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Economy Dominates Zanu-PF Politburo Debate

[The Herald] The 309th Ordinary Session of the Zanu-PF Politburo met in Harare yesterday and deliberated on various key issues focusing on the state of the economy and the party. Zanu-PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya Moyo told…

[The Herald] The 309th Ordinary Session of the Zanu-PF Politburo met in Harare yesterday and deliberated on various key issues focusing on the state of the economy and the party. Zanu-PF Secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya Moyo told journalists after the meeting that the Kasukuwere report that was compiled by a team that visited Mashonaland Central Province in April was "not discussed".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fresh Start for Former FDLR Fighters?

[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), continue to destabilize eastern Congo and wage war against Rwanda, with hope that one day they will topple the government of President Paul Kagame.

[Deutsche Welle] The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), continue to destabilize eastern Congo and wage war against Rwanda, with hope that one day they will topple the government of President Paul Kagame.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Once-Proud Democracy Faces Litmus Test

[Deutsche Welle] 48 opposition lawmakers suspended for boycotting a speech by President Edgar Lungu say they will challenge the ruling in court. But analysts argue that there is dwindling confidence in Zambia’s judicial system.

[Deutsche Welle] 48 opposition lawmakers suspended for boycotting a speech by President Edgar Lungu say they will challenge the ruling in court. But analysts argue that there is dwindling confidence in Zambia's judicial system.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt to Roll Out U.S.$60 Million Road, Bridge Rehab

[The Herald] Gache Gache -Government is mobilising resources for the second phase of the Emergency State Roads Rehabilitation Programme expected to cost $60 million. Under this phase, roads will be resealed and bridges reconstructed The first phase cov…

[The Herald] Gache Gache -Government is mobilising resources for the second phase of the Emergency State Roads Rehabilitation Programme expected to cost $60 million. Under this phase, roads will be resealed and bridges reconstructed The first phase covered restoration of areas cut off by Cyclone Dineo-induced floods. Over 80 percent of emergency works were covered in the first phase, with national technical committees monitoring progress countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe