Fact, State and Right of Being Independent

[The Herald] Many of us understand independence as freedom from outside control or support and some definitions have described independence as “the state of being independent” with others going a little further to describe it as “the fact or state of b…

[The Herald] Many of us understand independence as freedom from outside control or support and some definitions have described independence as "the state of being independent" with others going a little further to describe it as "the fact or state of being independent".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Universities Challenged to Embrace Industry

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE’S universities should transform into industrial hubs rather than specialise in being graduate producing and certificate awarding institutions, Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jo…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE'S universities should transform into industrial hubs rather than specialise in being graduate producing and certificate awarding institutions, Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Jonathan Moyo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Someone Has to Take the First Step to Halt Festering Political Hostilities

[Zambia Reports] It is very clear that the arrest of opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Hakainde Hichilema has not gone well with certain quarters of the Zambian community.

[Zambia Reports] It is very clear that the arrest of opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Hakainde Hichilema has not gone well with certain quarters of the Zambian community.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Fire That Gutted 120 Shops May Have Been Politically Instigated – Police

[Zambia Reports] Speculation has riddled the fire that gutted over 120 shops in Kamwala Shopping area on Sunday night opening the possibility of politically instigated action.

[Zambia Reports] Speculation has riddled the fire that gutted over 120 shops in Kamwala Shopping area on Sunday night opening the possibility of politically instigated action.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

National Day of Action – When Mass Power Knocked On Zuma’s Door

[Daily Maverick] The Zuma presidency has come full circle. He was carried on a wave of mass popularity to the presidency and so it seems that mass power will bring him to his knees. On Wednesday, 10 of South Africa’s opposition parties led a crowd of o…

[Daily Maverick] The Zuma presidency has come full circle. He was carried on a wave of mass popularity to the presidency and so it seems that mass power will bring him to his knees. On Wednesday, 10 of South Africa's opposition parties led a crowd of over 80,000 people to the South Lawn of the Union Buildings, where they demanded that Zuma's lumbering and destructive presidency be brought to an end. Because South African politics now parodies an epic thespian production, this all happened on the president's birthday, which

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. Denies Conducting Air Strikes in Southern Somalia

[Shabelle] The U.S. Africa Command (Africom) on Monday denied conducting air strikes against Al-Shabaab in southwest Somalia on Saturday in which more than 100 militants including 20 commanders were killed.

[Shabelle] The U.S. Africa Command (Africom) on Monday denied conducting air strikes against Al-Shabaab in southwest Somalia on Saturday in which more than 100 militants including 20 commanders were killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Int’l Community Hails Result of Somali Leaders Meeting

[Shabelle] The United Nations and other members of the international community today commended Somalia’s Federal Government and the Federal Member States for agreeing to form a National Security Council, as well as decisions taken on priorities such as…

[Shabelle] The United Nations and other members of the international community today commended Somalia's Federal Government and the Federal Member States for agreeing to form a National Security Council, as well as decisions taken on priorities such as fighting corruption and drought response.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

UN Backs Somalia’s Efforts to Tackle Drought, Insecurity

[Shabelle] The United Nations and international community have backed Somalia’s government and the federal member states for agreeing to jointly fight insecurity, drought and corruption.

[Shabelle] The United Nations and international community have backed Somalia's government and the federal member states for agreeing to jointly fight insecurity, drought and corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia