Court Grants City Council Powers to Block Bridal Showers

[Nyasa Times] The court has granted Blantyre City Council (BCC) the mandate to stop people from conducting ceremonies like weddings, engagements and bridal showers in residential areas.

[Nyasa Times] The court has granted Blantyre City Council (BCC) the mandate to stop people from conducting ceremonies like weddings, engagements and bridal showers in residential areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lawyers of Victims Offer to Collaborate With UN Commission of Inquiry

[Iwacu] The association of lawyers defending the victims of the 2015 crisis and their clients say they are willing to collaborate with the UN commission of inquiry composed of three experts. The inquiry aims to identify the perpetrators and accomplices…

[Iwacu] The association of lawyers defending the victims of the 2015 crisis and their clients say they are willing to collaborate with the UN commission of inquiry composed of three experts. The inquiry aims to identify the perpetrators and accomplices of crimes committed in Burundi under ICC jurisdiction. "The association will continue to collaborate with the ICC Prosecutor office and the UN experts until they are presumed innocent", says Armel Niyongere, one of the lawyers.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Another Collaboration About to Blow Up

[Nyasa Times] Just a few weeks after Trace Africa had approved more Malawian videos, another Malawi/Nigeria collaboration is on the rise as it has been listed as another potential hit.

[Nyasa Times] Just a few weeks after Trace Africa had approved more Malawian videos, another Malawi/Nigeria collaboration is on the rise as it has been listed as another potential hit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Walks Trade Tightrope With Zambia

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South Africa and Zambia have vowed to do things differently by enhancing their relations, which in turn will redress the trade imbalance between the two SADC countries.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South Africa and Zambia have vowed to do things differently by enhancing their relations, which in turn will redress the trade imbalance between the two SADC countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Nuclear Deal(s) – What Zambia Can Learn From South Africa

[Daily Maverick] Zambia has just signed four memoranda of understanding with Rosatom, Russia’s state-run nuclear agency, with a view to signing a nuclear deal worth $10-billion. While government has hailed the deal as a way to solve Zambia’s ongoing en…

[Daily Maverick] Zambia has just signed four memoranda of understanding with Rosatom, Russia's state-run nuclear agency, with a view to signing a nuclear deal worth $10-billion. While government has hailed the deal as a way to solve Zambia's ongoing energy crisis, Zambians should be asking difficult questions - especially given Rosatom's track record in South Africa. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Former President Banda Promotes Disability Rights in U.S.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi former president Joyce Banda says unless the international community and national governments provide the necessary mechanisms and environment to create employment for people with disabilities, all efforts to promote and protect th…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi former president Joyce Banda says unless the international community and national governments provide the necessary mechanisms and environment to create employment for people with disabilities, all efforts to promote and protect the rights of people with disabilities will be futile.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

November Inflation Rate Soars to 4.8 %

[Daily News] Even before the government makes good its plan to hike levies on charcoal, the November inflation report shows that the price of the commodity has surged by 22 per cent.

[Daily News] Even before the government makes good its plan to hike levies on charcoal, the November inflation report shows that the price of the commodity has surged by 22 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania