Handball – Angola Beat Senegal

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan national senior women’s handball team defeated on Tuesday Senegal by 31-18, in the group A’s second round match of the 22nd Africa Cup of Nations, taking place at Luanda’s Kilamba arena since Monday.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan national senior women's handball team defeated on Tuesday Senegal by 31-18, in the group A's second round match of the 22nd Africa Cup of Nations, taking place at Luanda's Kilamba arena since Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

UN Experts Urge Burundi Government to Protect Civilians

[Iwacu] In a statement issued on 29 November, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has called on Burundi government to take prompt and effective action to protect civilians, by authorizing a United Nations pol…

[Iwacu] In a statement issued on 29 November, the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) has called on Burundi government to take prompt and effective action to protect civilians, by authorizing a United Nations police contingent to monitor the security and human rights situation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Armel Niyongere – Elected As Member of OMCT General Assembly

[Iwacu] World Organization Against Torture -OMCT General Assembly held on 26 November in Geneva, Switzerland, elected new members including Armel Niyongere, a Burundian human rights defender. He was chosen for his commitment to fighting against impunit…

[Iwacu] World Organization Against Torture -OMCT General Assembly held on 26 November in Geneva, Switzerland, elected new members including Armel Niyongere, a Burundian human rights defender. He was chosen for his commitment to fighting against impunity and torture in Burundi.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Angola/Mozambique – Parliamentary Administration Among Cooperation Priorities

[ANGOP] Maputo -The cooperation in the field of parliamentary administration must also be one of the bets between the legislative institutions of Angola and Mozambique, according to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos San…

[ANGOP] Maputo -The cooperation in the field of parliamentary administration must also be one of the bets between the legislative institutions of Angola and Mozambique, according to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

No Decentralisation Proposal Yet, Admits Raffaelli

[AIM] Maputo -As November slips to its end, there is still no consensual proposal on decentralization from the joint commission between the Mozambican government and the rebel movement Renamo.

[AIM] Maputo -As November slips to its end, there is still no consensual proposal on decentralization from the joint commission between the Mozambican government and the rebel movement Renamo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Guebuza Testifies to Parliamentary Commission

[AIM] Maputo -Former Mozambican President Armando Guebuza on Monday testified before the parliamentary commission of inquiry set up to investigate the enormous government guaranteed loans granted by the European banks Credit Suisse and VTB of Russia to…

[AIM] Maputo -Former Mozambican President Armando Guebuza on Monday testified before the parliamentary commission of inquiry set up to investigate the enormous government guaranteed loans granted by the European banks Credit Suisse and VTB of Russia to the quasi-public companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Assets Management).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Parliament Plays Its Role With Sense of State

[ANGOP] Maputo -The Angolan Parliament has been excelling its role with a high sense of State, choosing as its main objective the construction and consolidation of a democratic and legal nation capable of fostering development for the welfare and happi…

[ANGOP] Maputo -The Angolan Parliament has been excelling its role with a high sense of State, choosing as its main objective the construction and consolidation of a democratic and legal nation capable of fostering development for the welfare and happiness of all citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Rui Baltazar Denounces Electoral Crimes

[AIM] Maputo -The former chairperson of Mozambique’s Constitutional Council, the body that is the final arbiter on matters of constitutional and electoral law, Rui Baltazar, on Monday demanded that people who commit electoral crimes should be treated i…

[AIM] Maputo -The former chairperson of Mozambique's Constitutional Council, the body that is the final arbiter on matters of constitutional and electoral law, Rui Baltazar, on Monday demanded that people who commit electoral crimes should be treated in exactly the same way as any other criminal.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Have Bond Notes Gained Public Confidence?

[The Herald] Talent Gore -Bond notes continued to gain public confidence with several people and businesses banking on the new currency to alleviate prevailing cash shortages. Yesterday marked the second day of bond notes in circulation.The transacting…

[The Herald] Talent Gore -Bond notes continued to gain public confidence with several people and businesses banking on the new currency to alleviate prevailing cash shortages. Yesterday marked the second day of bond notes in circulation.The transacting public was using bond notes interchangeably with the US dollar notes without any challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Its a Green Party for Caps, Platinum

[The Herald] AGELESS forward Leonard Tsipa led a trio of CAPS United players who were named among the 11 finalists for this season’s Soccer Stars of the Year list as they were rewarded for leading the Green Machine to their first championship in 11 yea…

[The Herald] AGELESS forward Leonard Tsipa led a trio of CAPS United players who were named among the 11 finalists for this season's Soccer Stars of the Year list as they were rewarded for leading the Green Machine to their first championship in 11 years.Hardlife Zvirekwi and Ronald Pfumbidzai also made the grade, while FC Platinum -- who finished second in the race -- provided three players in goalkeeper Petros Mhari, midfielder Winston Mhango and forward Walter Musona.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe