From the Margins, Reggae Continues to Struggle for Human Dignity

[The Conversation Africa] Anthropologist Carole Yawney has documented how on the eve of South Africa’s first democratic elections in 1994 the African National Congress (ANC) distributed an electoral leaflet in townships with the following message:

[The Conversation Africa] Anthropologist Carole Yawney has documented how on the eve of South Africa's first democratic elections in 1994 the African National Congress (ANC) distributed an electoral leaflet in townships with the following message:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

When You Enter a Polling Station on August 8, This Is What Will Happen

[Nation] With 33 days to the August 8 general election, do you know what will happen on that second Tuesday of August when 19 million Kenyans are expected go to the polls?

[Nation] With 33 days to the August 8 general election, do you know what will happen on that second Tuesday of August when 19 million Kenyans are expected go to the polls?

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

One Soldier, ‘Many’ Boko Haram Fighters Killed in Separate Borno Battles

[Premium Times] At least one soldier and several Boko Haram fighters were killed in different two battles between the insurgents and the Nigerian Army, an official has said.

[Premium Times] At least one soldier and several Boko Haram fighters were killed in different two battles between the insurgents and the Nigerian Army, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hangana Hake Run & Ride 2017 Officially Launched

[Namibian] The Hangana Hake Run & Ride, formerly known as the Lucky Star Marathon, was officially launched last Friday by Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group subsidiary Hangana Seafood.

[Namibian] The Hangana Hake Run & Ride, formerly known as the Lucky Star Marathon, was officially launched last Friday by Ohlthaver & List (O&L) Group subsidiary Hangana Seafood.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Immigration Department Hit By Recruitment Scam

[Nyasa Times] Officials from Immigration Department say they have launched investigations into how mobile phone numbers of applicants for a job have landed into the hands of some unscrupulous people who are demanding money from the job applicants.

[Nyasa Times] Officials from Immigration Department say they have launched investigations into how mobile phone numbers of applicants for a job have landed into the hands of some unscrupulous people who are demanding money from the job applicants.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Trade Deficit At U.S.$1 Billion in 5 Months

[New Zimbabwe] Bulawayo -Zimbabwe’s trade deficit stood at $1,01 billion in the first five months of the year, a slight improvement from $1,12 billion last year, according to the latest data from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat).

[New Zimbabwe] Bulawayo -Zimbabwe's trade deficit stood at $1,01 billion in the first five months of the year, a slight improvement from $1,12 billion last year, according to the latest data from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe