AU to Uphold Peace, Security

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says African heads of state and govenment have unilaterally agreed to uphold peace and security in the continent.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi says African heads of state and govenment have unilaterally agreed to uphold peace and security in the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Nonperforming Loans Exceed U.S.$3,8 Billion

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan bank registered a bad credit in 2016, estimated at 639.7 million kwanzas, said Wednesday the governor of the Central Reserve Bank of Angola (BNA), Valter Filipe da Silva.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan bank registered a bad credit in 2016, estimated at 639.7 million kwanzas, said Wednesday the governor of the Central Reserve Bank of Angola (BNA), Valter Filipe da Silva.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Kano Govt Renames Varsity After Maitama Sule

[Vanguard] The Governor of Kano State His Excellency Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje OFR and the State Executive Council has approved the renaming of Northwest University Kano to Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano.

[Vanguard] The Governor of Kano State His Excellency Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje OFR and the State Executive Council has approved the renaming of Northwest University Kano to Yusuf Maitama Sule University Kano.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Military Parades in Cities Kick-Start Independence Celebrations

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Defence Force (MDF) soldiers trooped into the cities of Blantyre, Zomba, Lilongwe and Mzuzu on Wednesday to match in a symbolic military parade to kick-start celebrations to mark 53 years of independence since the end of British co…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Defence Force (MDF) soldiers trooped into the cities of Blantyre, Zomba, Lilongwe and Mzuzu on Wednesday to match in a symbolic military parade to kick-start celebrations to mark 53 years of independence since the end of British colonial rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Opposition Sneers at Moyo’s Bid for Presidency

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabweans United for Democracy (Zunde) party has poured cold water on Nkosana Moyo’s recently launched bid for the presidency, saying the former cabinet minister’s respect for democracy is questionable.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabweans United for Democracy (Zunde) party has poured cold water on Nkosana Moyo's recently launched bid for the presidency, saying the former cabinet minister's respect for democracy is questionable.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Blue Eagles Hold Silver Strikers to Draw in Derby

[Nyasa Times] A 76th connector by Blue Eagles Midfielder, Vitumbiko Kumwenda cancelled Silver Strikers lead to earn 1- 1 draw in the TNM Super League midweek encounter played at Civo Stadium before a sizeable crowd.

[Nyasa Times] A 76th connector by Blue Eagles Midfielder, Vitumbiko Kumwenda cancelled Silver Strikers lead to earn 1- 1 draw in the TNM Super League midweek encounter played at Civo Stadium before a sizeable crowd.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Yemeni Vice – President Lauds Sudan Efforts in Supporting Legitimacy in His Country

[SNA] Khartoum -The Yemeni Vice – President of the Republic, Ali Muhsin Salih, has lauded the efforts of Sudan in supporting the legitimacy in his country and its effective participation within the Alliance countries in bolstering the legitimacy in Yemen.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Yemeni Vice - President of the Republic, Ali Muhsin Salih, has lauded the efforts of Sudan in supporting the legitimacy in his country and its effective participation within the Alliance countries in bolstering the legitimacy in Yemen.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

South Africa’s ANC Proposes Land Redistribution

[Deutsche Welle] At the end of the National Policy Conference of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC), the party proposed that land expropriation without compensation should be allowed where ‘necessary and unavoidable’.

[Deutsche Welle] At the end of the National Policy Conference of South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC), the party proposed that land expropriation without compensation should be allowed where 'necessary and unavoidable'.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa