Opposition MPs Accept Secretary General Kaliwo’s Resignation

[Nyasa Times] Members of parliament for opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) have said party secretary General Gustav Kaliwo has constructively resigned from the position he was appointed by MCP president Lazarus Chakwera, saying he should voluntaril…

[Nyasa Times] Members of parliament for opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) have said party secretary General Gustav Kaliwo has constructively resigned from the position he was appointed by MCP president Lazarus Chakwera, saying he should voluntarily withdraw his membership, accusing him of insubordination.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Central Bank Says Barclays Deal Legal

[New Zimbabwe] The central bank said Monday it is currently processing Barclays’ application to sell 68 percent of its shareholding in the Zimbabwe unit to Malawi-based First Merchant Bank.

[New Zimbabwe] The central bank said Monday it is currently processing Barclays' application to sell 68 percent of its shareholding in the Zimbabwe unit to Malawi-based First Merchant Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Roadside Bomb Hits Army Convoy Pulling Out of Barire

[Shabelle] A roadside bomb has ripped through a military convoy carrying Somali and foreign forces outside Barire, a small town located about 60Km south of Mogadishu on Saturday.

[Shabelle] A roadside bomb has ripped through a military convoy carrying Somali and foreign forces outside Barire, a small town located about 60Km south of Mogadishu on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gunmen Kill Govt Soldier in Mogadishu, 3rd in a Day

[Shabelle] Gunmen, thought to be Al shabaab assassins have shot and killed a government soldier in Mogadishu, the third targeted assassination in the capital amid massive security operation.

[Shabelle] Gunmen, thought to be Al shabaab assassins have shot and killed a government soldier in Mogadishu, the third targeted assassination in the capital amid massive security operation.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kenya’s Security Minister Vows to Defeat Al-Shabaab

[Shabelle] Kenya’s Interior Security Cabinet Minister Joseph Nkaissery has vowed his country’s forces will defeat the Al-qaeda-affiliated militant Al-Shabab in Somalia following increased attacks in Kenya that killed more than 40 in the past four weeks.

[Shabelle] Kenya's Interior Security Cabinet Minister Joseph Nkaissery has vowed his country's forces will defeat the Al-qaeda-affiliated militant Al-Shabab in Somalia following increased attacks in Kenya that killed more than 40 in the past four weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Minister Appoints Interim Eskom Board Chairperson

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has appointed Zethembe Khoza as the interim chairperson of the Eskom board following the resignation of Ben Ngubane.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has appointed Zethembe Khoza as the interim chairperson of the Eskom board following the resignation of Ben Ngubane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

All Eyes On Lawmakers As Parliament Resumes Sitting

[Zambia Reports] The fifth session of the 12th National Assembly opens today with the focus on whether the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Members of Parliament will turn up or not.

[Zambia Reports] The fifth session of the 12th National Assembly opens today with the focus on whether the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Members of Parliament will turn up or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

UN Resettles Albino Refugees Due to Threats in Malawi

[VOA] Since June of last year, the U.N. refugee agency in Malawi has been resettling albino refugees to North America, amid continued threats to people living with albinism in the southern African country.

[VOA] Since June of last year, the U.N. refugee agency in Malawi has been resettling albino refugees to North America, amid continued threats to people living with albinism in the southern African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi