Kabila Shores up Power Base, Turning up Heat on Broadcasters

[Deutsche Welle] DRC President Joseph Kabila was set to address parliament one day after the prime minister and the cabinet stepped down in a deal over delaying elections. There are to be new restrictions on foreign broadcasters.

[Deutsche Welle] DRC President Joseph Kabila was set to address parliament one day after the prime minister and the cabinet stepped down in a deal over delaying elections. There are to be new restrictions on foreign broadcasters.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Mota Engil Bankrolls Chaponda’s Bid to Be Malawi Next President

[Nyasa Times] Construction giant, Mota Engil is bankrolling Agriculture minister George Chaponda in his bid to become Malawi’s next president in 2019, Nyasa Times can reveal.

[Nyasa Times] Construction giant, Mota Engil is bankrolling Agriculture minister George Chaponda in his bid to become Malawi's next president in 2019, Nyasa Times can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Carlos Green Launches Album

[The Herald] Former outspoken rapper Carlos Green launched a sungura and dancehall album titled “Next Page” at Bar Rouge at the Longcheng plaza at the weekend.Green has named his new music “Afro Confusion” because it’s a mixture of many genres includin…

[The Herald] Former outspoken rapper Carlos Green launched a sungura and dancehall album titled "Next Page" at Bar Rouge at the Longcheng plaza at the weekend.Green has named his new music "Afro Confusion" because it's a mixture of many genres including sungura and dancehall.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MCP Says DPP Has No Love for Malawi Citizens

[Nyasa Times] The main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), has said President Peter Mutharika and his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government has no love for Malawians and do not care despite their suffering.

[Nyasa Times] The main opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP), has said President Peter Mutharika and his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) government has no love for Malawians and do not care despite their suffering.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘Biti’s Party a Bus Without Wheels’

[The Herald] Former People’s Democratic Party (PDP) vice president Dr Samuel Sipepa Nkomo has likened his former party to a luxurious bus without wheels. Dr Sipepa Nkomo recently defected to the Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) led by former Vice Presiden…

[The Herald] Former People's Democratic Party (PDP) vice president Dr Samuel Sipepa Nkomo has likened his former party to a luxurious bus without wheels. Dr Sipepa Nkomo recently defected to the Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF) led by former Vice President Dr Joice Mujuru.Addressing ZimPF, supporters in Ntabazinduna on Saturday, Dr Sipepa Nkomo said he left PDP because it was directionless.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

PF Accuse UPND of Circulating Video Dipicting Hunger in the Country

[Zambia Reports] The ruling Patriotic Front media team has published an article accusing the main opposition UPND of being behind a video dipicting serious levels of starvation in the country.

[Zambia Reports] The ruling Patriotic Front media team has published an article accusing the main opposition UPND of being behind a video dipicting serious levels of starvation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

ACC Is ‘Useless’, Can’t Arrest Kambwili – He Knows Too Much About PF – Tayali

[Zambia Reports] Economic and Equity Party president Chilufya Tayali has lashed at the Anti Corruption Commission alleging they were a virtualy ‘useless’ body that operates in a vacuum.

[Zambia Reports] Economic and Equity Party president Chilufya Tayali has lashed at the Anti Corruption Commission alleging they were a virtualy 'useless' body that operates in a vacuum.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Please Get Me Out of the Taxi – Dying KZN Woman Pleads

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal bus driver has described how he heard a woman’s harrowing screams for help after she was trapped in a taxi which had crashed into the bus he was driving.

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal bus driver has described how he heard a woman's harrowing screams for help after she was trapped in a taxi which had crashed into the bus he was driving.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa