Masvingo Province Launches Campaign for President

[The Herald] Rural district councillors in Masvingo yesterday launched a provincial campaign, part of a grand project for all councillors in the country to mobilise at least 2,3 million votes for President Mugabe and Zanu-PF in next year’s harmonised e…

[The Herald] Rural district councillors in Masvingo yesterday launched a provincial campaign, part of a grand project for all councillors in the country to mobilise at least 2,3 million votes for President Mugabe and Zanu-PF in next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

EU-Africa Strengthen Cooperation

[New Era] Windhoek -The main objectives of the Joint Africa-European Union (EU) strategy are to strengthen political dialogue and enhance cooperation at all levels, while the 5th EU-Africa Summit slated for Abidjan, Ivory Coast in late November will fo…

[New Era] Windhoek -The main objectives of the Joint Africa-European Union (EU) strategy are to strengthen political dialogue and enhance cooperation at all levels, while the 5th EU-Africa Summit slated for Abidjan, Ivory Coast in late November will focus on the African youth who face unemployment.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Legal Expert Warns Against Negative Impacts of Social Media

[New Era] Windhoek -There are serious legal implications that can stem from messages/images that people post on social media, which can have negative implications in the real world. These were the core sentiments shared by Emma Sadleir, a Johannesburg-…

[New Era] Windhoek -There are serious legal implications that can stem from messages/images that people post on social media, which can have negative implications in the real world. These were the core sentiments shared by Emma Sadleir, a Johannesburg-based social media law expert recently at the National Theatre of Namibia in the capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Should ‘Cashgate’ Fugitive Karim Be Prosecuted in Absentia?

[Nyasa Times] Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mary Kachale has asked the High Court in Lilongwe that businessman Limumba Karim who is on a the run in the K2.4 billion money laundering case and is suspected to be hiding in South Africa should be pr…

[Nyasa Times] Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) Mary Kachale has asked the High Court in Lilongwe that businessman Limumba Karim who is on a the run in the K2.4 billion money laundering case and is suspected to be hiding in South Africa should be prosecuted in his absence .

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

National Council Implored to Debate Sustainable Development Goals

[New Era] Windhoek -The chairperson of the National Council, Margaret Mensah-Williams, has urged members of parliament (MPs) to seriously debate how Namibia can attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

[New Era] Windhoek -The chairperson of the National Council, Margaret Mensah-Williams, has urged members of parliament (MPs) to seriously debate how Namibia can attain the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Norwegian Foundation Bails Out Five Schools in Nkhata Bay

[Nyasa Times] The Norway- based Gronn Haggen-Bjorke Foundation has constructed five state-of-the-art classroom blocks at five primary schools in Nkhata Bay which are expected to enhance learning environment for pupils in the beneficiary schools.

[Nyasa Times] The Norway- based Gronn Haggen-Bjorke Foundation has constructed five state-of-the-art classroom blocks at five primary schools in Nkhata Bay which are expected to enhance learning environment for pupils in the beneficiary schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Councils Can Do More to Stop Illegal Structures

[The Herald] As First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe noted last week, urban councils are falling short by not stopping the building of illegal structures while these are still in early stages, say the foundation trenches, rather than waiting until a house has …

[The Herald] As First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe noted last week, urban councils are falling short by not stopping the building of illegal structures while these are still in early stages, say the foundation trenches, rather than waiting until a house has been finished or almost finished before finding out it should never have been built and must be demolished without compensation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Absence of Ambassador Stalls U.S. – Nigeria Relations

[Premium Times] The prolonged absence of an accredited diplomat to oversee Nigeria’s affairs in the United States is taking a toll on the relationship between the two countries. It has been 18 months since then outgoing ambassador, Adebowale Adefuye, d…

[Premium Times] The prolonged absence of an accredited diplomat to oversee Nigeria's affairs in the United States is taking a toll on the relationship between the two countries. It has been 18 months since then outgoing ambassador, Adebowale Adefuye, died unexpectedly in Washington DC. The Buhari administration has not designated a candidate for the position and has not offered reasons for not doing so.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria