Key Zimbabwean Politician Roy Bennett Killed in Helicopter Crash

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe’s opposition leader Roy Bennett was killed when a helicopter he was traveling on crashed in the US state of New Mexico. Bennett has been harshly criticized by Robert Mugabe due to his white farmer background.

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe's opposition leader Roy Bennett was killed when a helicopter he was traveling on crashed in the US state of New Mexico. Bennett has been harshly criticized by Robert Mugabe due to his white farmer background.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MDC-T Devastated By Bennet Death

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T and the rest of the opposition ranks expressed shock Thursday as they were plunged into mourning after the death of Roy Bennett and wife, Eileen Heather.

[New Zimbabwe] The MDC-T and the rest of the opposition ranks expressed shock Thursday as they were plunged into mourning after the death of Roy Bennett and wife, Eileen Heather.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Speak Out and We Listen, Mnangagwa Tells Youths

[The Herald] Youths should articulate their challenges freely, as the new dispensation will listen to their concerns and address them, President Mnangagwa said yesterday. Responding to questions during a dialogue with youths in Harare, the President sa…

[The Herald] Youths should articulate their challenges freely, as the new dispensation will listen to their concerns and address them, President Mnangagwa said yesterday. Responding to questions during a dialogue with youths in Harare, the President said dialogue and proper communication were key in taking the country out of economic challenges. The dialogue was organised by Global Shapers Community, a network of young people.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

2019 Elections Must Be Peaceful – Buhari

[Daily Trust] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has called on politicians and political parties to pledge their commitment to the peaceful democratic process.

[Daily Trust] Ahead of the 2019 general elections, President Muhammadu Buhari has called on politicians and political parties to pledge their commitment to the peaceful democratic process.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Niger Delta Avengers Set to Strike, Renews Call for Restructuring Nigeria

[Daily Trust] Asaba -Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have issued alert that the group is set to attack oil installations, targeting deep sea operations as it renewed call for restructuring Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] Asaba -Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) have issued alert that the group is set to attack oil installations, targeting deep sea operations as it renewed call for restructuring Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Rejects Equatorial Guinea President Obiang’s Denial of Torture

[RFI] A political opposition member was tortured to death in front of his party’s headquarters in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, by state security personnel, according to an opposition leader. Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, the head of Malabo-bas…

[RFI] A political opposition member was tortured to death in front of his party's headquarters in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, by state security personnel, according to an opposition leader. Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, the head of Malabo-based Citizens for Innovation (CI) party, told RFI that Santiago Ebee Ela did not fall ill and die, in a rebuttal to an exclusive interview with the country's president.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea