Poll Agency IEBC Releases Election Re-Run Schedule

[East African] Kenya’s The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), the electoral body, has released a revised timetable of activities lined up ahead of the October 17 repeat presidential election.

[East African] Kenya's The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC), the electoral body, has released a revised timetable of activities lined up ahead of the October 17 repeat presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Shot Tanzanian Opposition Leader Flown to Nairobi for Treatment

[East African] Tanzania’s opposition Chief Whip in Parliament Tundu Lissu who was Thursday shot by unknown assailants has been admitted to Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi.

[East African] Tanzania's opposition Chief Whip in Parliament Tundu Lissu who was Thursday shot by unknown assailants has been admitted to Aga Khan University Hospital in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Masiyiwa’s Kwese TV to Operate in Zimbabwe After High Court Reverses Ban

[New Zimbabwe] THE High Court on Friday lifted the ban by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe on Dr Dish, allowing it to distribute Kwese TV content in Zimbabwe following an urgent chamber application.

[New Zimbabwe] THE High Court on Friday lifted the ban by the Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe on Dr Dish, allowing it to distribute Kwese TV content in Zimbabwe following an urgent chamber application.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Undule Is Wrong! Pay Ex-Malawi Young Pioneers Members, Victims of Operation Bwezani

[Nyasa Times] I was deeply touched by an account of an ex-Malawi Young Pioneers (MYP) female member who claimed she was raped by seven men during a Malawi Army operation codenamed Operation Bwezani on December 3 1993 as she fled from her home in a remo…

[Nyasa Times] I was deeply touched by an account of an ex-Malawi Young Pioneers (MYP) female member who claimed she was raped by seven men during a Malawi Army operation codenamed Operation Bwezani on December 3 1993 as she fled from her home in a remote northern part of the country. Operation Bwezani was a military assignment by members of the Malawi Army to disarm the Malawi Young Pioneers. While the military exercise had good intentions, albeit illegal, its results were catastrophic to many Malawians and will continu

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

People’s Party Suspends Uladi, Presidency Reverts to Joyce Banda in Exile

[Nyasa Times] An extraordinary national executive committee (NEC) meeting of former ruling People’s Party (PP) has suspended the party’s acting president Uladi Mussa for sowing discord and undermining founding president Joyce Banda’s authority.

[Nyasa Times] An extraordinary national executive committee (NEC) meeting of former ruling People's Party (PP) has suspended the party's acting president Uladi Mussa for sowing discord and undermining founding president Joyce Banda's authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi