Cosafa Boss Chiyangwa Meets CAF President Ahmad

[The Herald] ZIFA and COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa will lead his region’s leaders for their inaugural meeting with new CAF president Ahmad Ahmad in South Africa with expectations high that the Southern African bloc could finally play a more influe…

[The Herald] ZIFA and COSAFA president Philip Chiyangwa will lead his region's leaders for their inaugural meeting with new CAF president Ahmad Ahmad in South Africa with expectations high that the Southern African bloc could finally play a more influential role in the development of the continental game.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Security Council Pledges Support for Efforts to Stabilize CAR

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council today expressed its support for the efforts of President Faustin Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic (CAR) to restore State authority as well as for the African Union-led mediation initiative …

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council today expressed its support for the efforts of President Faustin Archange Touadera of the Central African Republic (CAR) to restore State authority as well as for the African Union-led mediation initiative to find a political solution to the situation in the crisis-torn country.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

We Should All Be Drivers of Change

[Citizen] President John Magufuli scores very highly in three priority areas, namely zero tolerance to corruption, indifference to work ethic as well as being action-oriented.

[Citizen] President John Magufuli scores very highly in three priority areas, namely zero tolerance to corruption, indifference to work ethic as well as being action-oriented.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former First Lady Salma Kikwete Sworn In as MP

[Daily News] Dodoma -FORMER First Lady, Salma Kikwete, made a history in the country’s political atmosphere here yesterday when she took oath as a Member of Parliament (MP) of the United Republic of Tanzania before the Speaker of the National Assembly.

[Daily News] Dodoma -FORMER First Lady, Salma Kikwete, made a history in the country's political atmosphere here yesterday when she took oath as a Member of Parliament (MP) of the United Republic of Tanzania before the Speaker of the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why Mbeya Struggles to Attain Education Target

[Citizen] “What is the product of three times three,” Mr Ezron Kyejo asks one of his standard four pupils at Madaraka Primary School in Rungwe district, Mbeya during Mathematics lesson at around 12:30pm The pupil remains mum.

[Citizen] "What is the product of three times three," Mr Ezron Kyejo asks one of his standard four pupils at Madaraka Primary School in Rungwe district, Mbeya during Mathematics lesson at around 12:30pm The pupil remains mum.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Certificate Forgery – Rights Group Wants Forensic Audit

[Daily Trust] The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the clerk of the National Assembly and the leadership of the National Assembly headed by Senate President Bukola Saraki to invite independent forensic analysts to verify t…

[Daily Trust] The Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has urged the clerk of the National Assembly and the leadership of the National Assembly headed by Senate President Bukola Saraki to invite independent forensic analysts to verify the certificates tendered by members of both chambers before running for offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Land Commission Out of Bounds for Chiefs’

[The Herald] Traditional leaders cannot be part of the Land Commission because their role is restricted to communal lands as defined in the Constitution, the Parliamentary Legal Committee has said.

[The Herald] Traditional leaders cannot be part of the Land Commission because their role is restricted to communal lands as defined in the Constitution, the Parliamentary Legal Committee has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Call for Investigation into Spate of Killings By Armed Groups

[HRW] Nairobi -Armed groups have carried out a wave of killings in central Mali since January 2017. The killings, by Islamist armed groups, self-defense militias, and, to a lesser extent, government soldiers, have resulted in at least 52 deaths, led to…

[HRW] Nairobi -Armed groups have carried out a wave of killings in central Mali since January 2017. The killings, by Islamist armed groups, self-defense militias, and, to a lesser extent, government soldiers, have resulted in at least 52 deaths, led to the displacement of over 10,000 people, and dramatically elevated ethnic tensions. Malian authorities should investigate and prosecute all those responsible.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

One Shot Dead, Mob Clobbers Security Guard in Mistaken Identity Scenario

[Monitor] A private security guard has been arrested after shooting a man dead and injuring five others in a city protest against rent increment at Superior Complex building on Ben Kiwanuka Street.

[Monitor] A private security guard has been arrested after shooting a man dead and injuring five others in a city protest against rent increment at Superior Complex building on Ben Kiwanuka Street.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda