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[Cameroon Tribune] Recent events in the country with the ramifications taken by the crisis in the North West and South West regions have exposed threats of another nature namely, the type of misinformation being dished out to the public about Cameroon….

[Cameroon Tribune] Recent events in the country with the ramifications taken by the crisis in the North West and South West regions have exposed threats of another nature namely, the type of misinformation being dished out to the public about Cameroon. Most people generally understand the circulation of false information on the social media since the medium can be accessed by just anybody irrespective of their knowledge in communication. The results have been that those going online to look for news could do the filtering th

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Prolonged Detention of Opposition Leader

[HRW] Tunis -Mauritanian authorities have detained an opposition leader for two months on vague corruption charges, Human Rights Watch said today. They should free the opposition leader, Mohamed Ould Ghadda, or grant him a prompt and fair trial, if the…

[HRW] Tunis -Mauritanian authorities have detained an opposition leader for two months on vague corruption charges, Human Rights Watch said today. They should free the opposition leader, Mohamed Ould Ghadda, or grant him a prompt and fair trial, if they have sufficient evidence to try him for a recognizable criminal offense.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Children of Boko Haram Militants, Their Victims Study Side-by-Side

[VOA] The winner of this year’s prestigious Nansen Refugee Award sees hope in bringing education to the children of Boko Haram, the militant group in northeastern Nigeria that with its very name opposes Western education. Zannah Mustapha has made it hi…

[VOA] The winner of this year's prestigious Nansen Refugee Award sees hope in bringing education to the children of Boko Haram, the militant group in northeastern Nigeria that with its very name opposes Western education. Zannah Mustapha has made it his mission to provide a better future through education for the children displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Restructuring – Take Action Now, Southern, Middle Belt Leaders Tell Buhari

[Vanguard] Abuja -Leaders from the South-West, South-South, South-East and Middle Belt, yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take urgent action towards restructuring of the country.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Leaders from the South-West, South-South, South-East and Middle Belt, yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take urgent action towards restructuring of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Dismisses ‘Instability’ Messages

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) has distanced itself from messages circulating on social media alleging it is concerned with the escalation of tensions in both the ruling party and in opposition parties in Zimbabwe.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) has distanced itself from messages circulating on social media alleging it is concerned with the escalation of tensions in both the ruling party and in opposition parties in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Invest in Youth to Unlock Potential, Says Mphoko

[The Herald] Governments across the world should invest in youth empowerment programmes if they are to unlock their potential, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said. VP” he said Mphoko said this on Wednesday at his Munhumutapa Offices after Youth …

[The Herald] Governments across the world should invest in youth empowerment programmes if they are to unlock their potential, Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko has said. VP" he said Mphoko said this on Wednesday at his Munhumutapa Offices after Youth Development, Indigenisation and Economic Empowerment Minister Mr Patrick Zhuwao -- who was leading a delegation from the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa -- paid a courtesy call on him. Minister Zhuwao's delegation had called on the VP to brief him on the Hig

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe in 6 Minute Attack On VP Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] A furious Lady Grace Mugabe could not even start her speech with salutations Thursday night at the launch of the Youth Empowerment Bank as she went straight to attack vice president Emerson Mngangwa about his recent remarks in which he c…

[New Zimbabwe] A furious Lady Grace Mugabe could not even start her speech with salutations Thursday night at the launch of the Youth Empowerment Bank as she went straight to attack vice president Emerson Mngangwa about his recent remarks in which he claimed that he was poisoned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe