Court Throws Out Embattled Newspaper Owner M’membe Application

[Zambia Reports] Former Post Newspapers Managing Director Fred M’membe has lost his bid to have High Court judge Sunday Nkonde removed from presiding over the liquidation of the once largest circulating publication in the country.

[Zambia Reports] Former Post Newspapers Managing Director Fred M'membe has lost his bid to have High Court judge Sunday Nkonde removed from presiding over the liquidation of the once largest circulating publication in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Forces Carry Out Massive Security Sweep in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Somali forces have carried out a massive security sweep in Mogadishu days after Al Shabaab launched a deadly siege at Naasa Hablod 2 hotel in the capital that left 27 dead.

[Shabelle] Somali forces have carried out a massive security sweep in Mogadishu days after Al Shabaab launched a deadly siege at Naasa Hablod 2 hotel in the capital that left 27 dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Zambia Calls for Swift Assistance to Somali Refugees

[Shabelle] The President of Zambia Edgar Chagwa Lungu visited Kenani Transit Centre in the northern Zambia to assess the situation of over 6,000 refugees fleeing the violence and insecurity from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since …

[Shabelle] The President of Zambia Edgar Chagwa Lungu visited Kenani Transit Centre in the northern Zambia to assess the situation of over 6,000 refugees fleeing the violence and insecurity from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since the end of August.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Plastic Artist António Ole Presents “50 Years Living, Creating”

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan artist António Ole presented on Tuesday at the Portuguese Cultural Center in Luanda, the exhibition “50 years living, creating”, a trajectory built by diverse experiences that reaffirms his multidiscipline for art.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan artist António Ole presented on Tuesday at the Portuguese Cultural Center in Luanda, the exhibition "50 years living, creating", a trajectory built by diverse experiences that reaffirms his multidiscipline for art.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

University Lecturers Go on Strike Yet Again

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The University Academic Staff Union has launched a countrywide lecturers strike for all public universities over failure by government to implement the 2013-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The University Academic Staff Union has launched a countrywide lecturers strike for all public universities over failure by government to implement the 2013-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Unique Monument to Heal Wounds of Survivors and Victims’ Families

[Iwacu] Former Burundi President suggests that a unique monument be constructed to commemorate the death of all victims of crimes committed in Burundi. Discriminatory commemoration is the result of lack of dialogue, he says.

[Iwacu] Former Burundi President suggests that a unique monument be constructed to commemorate the death of all victims of crimes committed in Burundi. Discriminatory commemoration is the result of lack of dialogue, he says.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Equity Bank Bets Big On Uganda Subsidiary for Profit Growth

[East African] Equity Bank is looking at its Ugandan subsidiary as its best bet for growth in the coming years as its Kenyan and other regional markets slow down due to regulatory interventions, political squabbles and subdued commodity prices on the g…

[East African] Equity Bank is looking at its Ugandan subsidiary as its best bet for growth in the coming years as its Kenyan and other regional markets slow down due to regulatory interventions, political squabbles and subdued commodity prices on the global markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda