Truck Crash Kills 47, Including Newlyweds

[Al Jazeera] At least 47 people, including 10 children and a newly-wed couple, have been killed in a traffic accident north of Madagascar’s capital, Antananarivo, according to police.

[Al Jazeera] At least 47 people, including 10 children and a newly-wed couple, have been killed in a traffic accident north of Madagascar's capital, Antananarivo, according to police.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Ruling Party Youth Leader’s House Up In Smoke

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Youth League secretary Cde Kudzanai Chipanga yesterday dismissed claims by Manicaland provincial youth chairperson Cde Mubuso Chinguno that his farm house was torched by political opponents in the ruling party.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Youth League secretary Cde Kudzanai Chipanga yesterday dismissed claims by Manicaland provincial youth chairperson Cde Mubuso Chinguno that his farm house was torched by political opponents in the ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Distances Self From Malema’s Mugabe Utterances

[The Herald] South Africa has distanced itself from utterances made by leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Mr Julius Malema, saying his remarks are not in line with the policies and approaches of the South African government to Zimbabwe, SADC…

[The Herald] South Africa has distanced itself from utterances made by leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Mr Julius Malema, saying his remarks are not in line with the policies and approaches of the South African government to Zimbabwe, SADC and the entire African continent.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lilongwe New Mayor Says Will Not Kick Out Vendors Off Streets

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe new mayor Desmond Bikoko has ruled out kicking out vendors off the streets of the capital city, a thorny issue that has pitied the street vendors against authorities over the past years.

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe new mayor Desmond Bikoko has ruled out kicking out vendors off the streets of the capital city, a thorny issue that has pitied the street vendors against authorities over the past years.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Uganda Supports Kenya’s Amina Mohamed for AU Job

[Monitor] Uganda will tomorrow be rallying behind Kenya’s foreign minister Amina Mohamed, the candidate for eastern Africa for the hotly contested African Union Commission chairperson job.

[Monitor] Uganda will tomorrow be rallying behind Kenya's foreign minister Amina Mohamed, the candidate for eastern Africa for the hotly contested African Union Commission chairperson job.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Conducts Operation Against Mongering At Night

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in the Eastern Region District of Balaka during the night of Saturday 28th January 2017 night conducted an operation called dubbed ‘Ndiwe Ndani’ in Balaka Township and surrounding locations.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in the Eastern Region District of Balaka during the night of Saturday 28th January 2017 night conducted an operation called dubbed 'Ndiwe Ndani' in Balaka Township and surrounding locations.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Face to Face With Museveni Rebels, UNLA Spy’s Side of the Story

[Monitor] I was working at Mbuya as part of the intelligence unit by the time Yoweri Museveni and his loyalists merged with ex-president Yusuf Kironde Lule’s group (Uganda Freedom Fighters) in 1981 to form the National Resistance Army (NRA) shortly aft…

[Monitor] I was working at Mbuya as part of the intelligence unit by the time Yoweri Museveni and his loyalists merged with ex-president Yusuf Kironde Lule's group (Uganda Freedom Fighters) in 1981 to form the National Resistance Army (NRA) shortly after the bitterly disputed 1980 general election.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda