Washington Panel Discusses Options in Preventing Violence

[VOA] Earlier this month, a U.N. human rights monitor warned that “ethnic cleansing” is under way in parts of South Sudan, and warned the country is on the brink of a genocide.

[VOA] Earlier this month, a U.N. human rights monitor warned that "ethnic cleansing" is under way in parts of South Sudan, and warned the country is on the brink of a genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Child Rapist Politician Kereke Freedom Bid Thrown Out

[The Herald] Jailed former Bikita West legislator Munyaradzi Kereke’s bid for freedom pending appeal against both conviction and sentence for raping his niece at gun point has today been thrown out by the High Court.

[The Herald] Jailed former Bikita West legislator Munyaradzi Kereke's bid for freedom pending appeal against both conviction and sentence for raping his niece at gun point has today been thrown out by the High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Amisom Withdrawal From Somalia Delayed

[East African] African leaders are facing a dilemma over plans to start withdrawing peacekeepers from Somalia by October 2018, because there is no guarantee that the country will have been pacified by then.

[East African] African leaders are facing a dilemma over plans to start withdrawing peacekeepers from Somalia by October 2018, because there is no guarantee that the country will have been pacified by then.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

School Dismisses Truant Teacher

[New Era] A former school teacher Coster Lupalezwi who was permanently employed by the education ministry in 2006 as a Silozi teacher at Sanjo Senior Secondary School, some 40 kilometres east of Katima Mulilo, and was dismissed earlier this year for tr…

[New Era] A former school teacher Coster Lupalezwi who was permanently employed by the education ministry in 2006 as a Silozi teacher at Sanjo Senior Secondary School, some 40 kilometres east of Katima Mulilo, and was dismissed earlier this year for truancy, claims his dismissal was unfair.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

16 Fisheries Employees Stranded on Lake

[Nyasa Times] Officials from the Department of Fisheries in Malawi are stranded on Lake Malawi after the vessel they were sailing in broke down on their way to Nkhatabay.

[Nyasa Times] Officials from the Department of Fisheries in Malawi are stranded on Lake Malawi after the vessel they were sailing in broke down on their way to Nkhatabay.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Central Bank Governor, Others Win Excellence Awards

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, was yesterday honoured alongside Managing Director, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Kennedy Uzoka and his Diamond Bank counterpart, Uzoma Dozie by the Institute for…

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, was yesterday honoured alongside Managing Director, United Bank for Africa (UBA), Kennedy Uzoka and his Diamond Bank counterpart, Uzoma Dozie by the Institute for Service Excellence and Good Governance (ISEGG) for their contributions to the development of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

War Veterans Seek Audience With Mugabe

[Financial Gazette] MEMBERS of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) are seeking another crisis indaba with their former patron, President Robert Mugabe before the end of the year over their unmet demands.

[Financial Gazette] MEMBERS of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) are seeking another crisis indaba with their former patron, President Robert Mugabe before the end of the year over their unmet demands.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

9 500 Tonnes Fertiliser Boost From China

[The Herald] Elita Chikwati -CHINA has handed over 9 500 tonnes of urea fertiliser to Zimbabwe amid indications that the Asian economic giant intends to unveil a $4 billion package for the agricultural sector. Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Huang Pi…

[The Herald] Elita Chikwati -CHINA has handed over 9 500 tonnes of urea fertiliser to Zimbabwe amid indications that the Asian economic giant intends to unveil a $4 billion package for the agricultural sector. Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Huang Ping handed over the fertiliser to Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made on behalf of his Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidential Election Postponed for Fourth Time

[Shabelle] Somali leaders have wrapped up a Two-day high-level National Consultative Forum (NCF) on the frequently delayed presidential election in Mogadishu. The presidents from the Somali federal state members, including Galmudug, South-West, Hir-Sha…

[Shabelle] Somali leaders have wrapped up a Two-day high-level National Consultative Forum (NCF) on the frequently delayed presidential election in Mogadishu. The presidents from the Somali federal state members, including Galmudug, South-West, Hir-Shabelle and Puntland were in attendance of the election talks.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia