The Year of the Crocodile – Mnangagwa, Mugabe War Ends in Dramatic Style

[Zimbabwe Standard] Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has over the years been known as the crocodile in political circles because he is considered to be cunning and calculating.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has over the years been known as the crocodile in political circles because he is considered to be cunning and calculating.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Left Is Left, Right Is Right’, Where to ED?

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leadership style, scope and direction only one month into the post-Mugabe Zimbabwe may well be too new to offer us a solid indication of just where and just how President Emmerson Dambudzo (ED) Mnangagwa is taking us.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leadership style, scope and direction only one month into the post-Mugabe Zimbabwe may well be too new to offer us a solid indication of just where and just how President Emmerson Dambudzo (ED) Mnangagwa is taking us.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Census Shows Mozambique Has 28.9 Million Inhabitants

[AIM] Maputo -There were 28.9 million people living in Mozambique in August 2017, according to preliminary results from the country’s Fourth National Population Census carried out in that month.

[AIM] Maputo -There were 28.9 million people living in Mozambique in August 2017, according to preliminary results from the country's Fourth National Population Census carried out in that month.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Dozens Die in Highway Crash

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The death toll from the dawn accident along Nakuru-Eldoret highway has risen to 36 after 6 more people succumbed to injuries.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The death toll from the dawn accident along Nakuru-Eldoret highway has risen to 36 after 6 more people succumbed to injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Army Chief Orders Probe of Extortion of Motorists

[Vanguard] The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has on Sunday ordered for an immediate investigation on allegation of long queues of trucks and extortion of motorists and drivers along Gamboru Ngala road Borno state.

[Vanguard] The Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General TY Buratai, has on Sunday ordered for an immediate investigation on allegation of long queues of trucks and extortion of motorists and drivers along Gamboru Ngala road Borno state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Grain Traders in East Africa Rush for Low-Cost Uganda Maize

[East African] Grain traders from East Africa are rushing to Uganda to buy maize at about half the international price, after a bounty harvest there, amid shortages in the region caused by drought.

[East African] Grain traders from East Africa are rushing to Uganda to buy maize at about half the international price, after a bounty harvest there, amid shortages in the region caused by drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Names New PM

[Deutsche Welle] Mali’s prime minister and government resigned without providing a reason. The country is months from a presidential election that will take place against the backdrop of a fragile peace agreement and instability.

[Deutsche Welle] Mali's prime minister and government resigned without providing a reason. The country is months from a presidential election that will take place against the backdrop of a fragile peace agreement and instability.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

National Dialogue Expected Any Time Now

[East African] National dialogue to ease political tension in Kenya is expected to begin this week when the Multi Sectoral Forum, which has the backing of an international committee, meets to roll out a roadmap that is expected to end in June.

[East African] National dialogue to ease political tension in Kenya is expected to begin this week when the Multi Sectoral Forum, which has the backing of an international committee, meets to roll out a roadmap that is expected to end in June.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya