Presidential Challenger Mujuri Takes Campaign to Victims’ Graves

[New Zimbabwe] NATIONAL People’s Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru’s election campaign on Thursday took her to the graves of 2008 presidential election run-off victims in Gutu where she took time to sweep and tidy up cemetery while also accusing Zanu PF …

[New Zimbabwe] NATIONAL People's Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru's election campaign on Thursday took her to the graves of 2008 presidential election run-off victims in Gutu where she took time to sweep and tidy up cemetery while also accusing Zanu PF of killing her own husband.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Europe Banned AirZim

[Zimbabwe Standard] The European Commission ban on Air Zimbabwe was precipitated by the failure by the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (Caaz) to follow up on progress made by the airline to address safety deficiencies, Standardbusiness heard last …

[Zimbabwe Standard] The European Commission ban on Air Zimbabwe was precipitated by the failure by the Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (Caaz) to follow up on progress made by the airline to address safety deficiencies, Standardbusiness heard last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN-Backed Govt Forces Execute Troops – Report

[HRW] Beirut -Forces aligned with the United Nations-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) attacked a military base and allegedly executed at least 30 captured soldiers, Human Rights Watch said today.

[HRW] Beirut -Forces aligned with the United Nations-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) attacked a military base and allegedly executed at least 30 captured soldiers, Human Rights Watch said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Troops Attack Airbase, Allegedly Execute Victims

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is deeply concerned about the military escalation at the Brak al-Shati air base in southern Libya and calls on all parties to exercise restraint and restore calm, the UN chief’s spokesman said today.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres is deeply concerned about the military escalation at the Brak al-Shati air base in southern Libya and calls on all parties to exercise restraint and restore calm, the UN chief's spokesman said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Study Reveals the Gender Gap in Tanzania, Uganda Climate Policies

[The Conversation Africa] Climate change is negatively affecting many regions of the world. The impact is more pronounced in regions with limited economic resources to adapt and highly reliant on natural resources. In East Africa, for instance, a large…

[The Conversation Africa] Climate change is negatively affecting many regions of the world. The impact is more pronounced in regions with limited economic resources to adapt and highly reliant on natural resources. In East Africa, for instance, a large portion of the population depends on rain fed agriculture for their livelihoods. This makes them especially susceptible to changes in climate.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Darfur Rebel Leaders, Sudan Officials Meet in Berlin

[Radio Dabanga] Berlin -On Friday, leaders of the Sudan Liberation Movement faction of Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) and the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) met with a delegation from the Sudanese government in the German capital, in the presence of repres…

[Radio Dabanga] Berlin -On Friday, leaders of the Sudan Liberation Movement faction of Minni Minawi (SLM-MM) and the Justice and Equality Movement (JEM) met with a delegation from the Sudanese government in the German capital, in the presence of representatives of the US government.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

South African Rally Protests Violence Against Women and Children

[Deutsche Welle] Protesters, most of them men, have marched through the streets of South Africa’s capital to protest violence against women. Individual cases have attracted international attention.

[Deutsche Welle] Protesters, most of them men, have marched through the streets of South Africa's capital to protest violence against women. Individual cases have attracted international attention.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Museveni to Show the Way Out of Burundi Crisis

[East African] The Burundi crisis and the country’s status as a partner state in the East African Community are among issues that were expected to feature at the EAC Heads of State Summit in Dar es Salaam.

[East African] The Burundi crisis and the country's status as a partner state in the East African Community are among issues that were expected to feature at the EAC Heads of State Summit in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Young Seychellois Uses Classical Voice to Reach Fourth Position in Italian Competition

[Seychelles News Agency] A 14-year old classical vocalist from Seychelles has reached 4th position in the final of a singing competition in Italy – the 8th edition of the ‘Sanremo Junior.’

[Seychelles News Agency] A 14-year old classical vocalist from Seychelles has reached 4th position in the final of a singing competition in Italy - the 8th edition of the 'Sanremo Junior.'

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles