Escalating Violence in Ituri Province Puts UN on ‘High Alert’

[VOA] The U.N. refugee agency says the recent outbreak of ethnic violence in Ituri province, in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, could presage a mass exodus of refugees and internal displacement.

[VOA] The U.N. refugee agency says the recent outbreak of ethnic violence in Ituri province, in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo, could presage a mass exodus of refugees and internal displacement.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Pushed by Party, Scandal-Plagued Zuma May Have to Resign

[VOA] The man who sat by Nelson Mandela’s side as they negotiated the end of South Africa’s apartheid regime has gone on to become the most divisive leader in this nation’s short democratic history.

[VOA] The man who sat by Nelson Mandela's side as they negotiated the end of South Africa's apartheid regime has gone on to become the most divisive leader in this nation's short democratic history.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dynamos FC Snubs Ruling Party Fundraising Gala

[New Zimbabwe] Harare soccer giants, Dynamos FC, snubbed a fund raising match organised by a Zanu PF aligned youth group, The Youth Empowerment Hub, at the last minute citing logistical disagreements with the organizers.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare soccer giants, Dynamos FC, snubbed a fund raising match organised by a Zanu PF aligned youth group, The Youth Empowerment Hub, at the last minute citing logistical disagreements with the organizers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teetering Tigers Trim Squad

[Namibian] Namibia Premier League champions Tigers FC have released eight players with promising youngster Brendon Kotungondo the only arrival to the club as they bid to rescue a faltering season.

[Namibian] Namibia Premier League champions Tigers FC have released eight players with promising youngster Brendon Kotungondo the only arrival to the club as they bid to rescue a faltering season.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Nation Performs Well in Immunisation Initiative

[Daily News] TANZANIA has made yet another milestone in its countrywide immunisation drive on the ongoing project in three regions of Arusha, Tanga and Kilimanjaro, which capitalises on paperless technology.

[Daily News] TANZANIA has made yet another milestone in its countrywide immunisation drive on the ongoing project in three regions of Arusha, Tanga and Kilimanjaro, which capitalises on paperless technology.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S. Paper Urges Trump to Warn Kenyatta

[Nation] A Washington Post editorial has urged President Donald Trump to warn President Kenyatta that the US will punish him if he does not halt a “wave of repression.”

[Nation] A Washington Post editorial has urged President Donald Trump to warn President Kenyatta that the US will punish him if he does not halt a "wave of repression."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mugabe Allies Petition AU Over New Govt’s Legitimacy – Report

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe’s allies, who have since launched a new party, the New Patriotic Front (NPF), have reportedly “formally petitioned” the African Union (AU) and Southern African Development Community (SADC) to challenge…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean ex-president Robert Mugabe's allies, who have since launched a new party, the New Patriotic Front (NPF), have reportedly "formally petitioned" the African Union (AU) and Southern African Development Community (SADC) to challenge President Emmerson Mnangagwa's legitimacy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kadaga Blocks Kasaija Censure Motion

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has directed the Auditor General John Muwanga to conduct a special audit into the account of the Treasury, to establish how and where the $200 million that was meant to …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Alitwala Kadaga has directed the Auditor General John Muwanga to conduct a special audit into the account of the Treasury, to establish how and where the $200 million that was meant to purchase drugs was spent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda