FVP Briefed On Outcome of Sudan Participation in Meetings of Ministers of Youth in Kenya

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh was briefed on outcome of Sudan’s partake in meetings I of Ministers of Youth and Sports recently held in Kenya.

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh was briefed on outcome of Sudan's partake in meetings I of Ministers of Youth and Sports recently held in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Australian Paedophile Back in Court for Extradition Ruling

[News24Wire] A ruling is expected in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday on whether Anthony Peter Freedendal, who has been found guilty of sexually abusing eight children in Cape Town, should be extradited to Australia.

[News24Wire] A ruling is expected in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday on whether Anthony Peter Freedendal, who has been found guilty of sexually abusing eight children in Cape Town, should be extradited to Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Acting President Mphoko Blasts VP Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] Acting President Phelekezela Mphoko has taken his colleague Emmerson Mnangagwa head on accusing him of disrespecting President Robert Mugabe’s authority and promoting tribal tensions for political expediency.

[New Zimbabwe] Acting President Phelekezela Mphoko has taken his colleague Emmerson Mnangagwa head on accusing him of disrespecting President Robert Mugabe's authority and promoting tribal tensions for political expediency.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Local Teachers’ Union Demands Redeployment Review

[Iwacu] The teachers’ union – SEPEDUC says the criteria applied to redeploy teachers to different localities do not respect the human rights. “The technical commission in charge of redeploying teachers targeted those with less experience and unmarried ones” says Gérard Niyongabo, the chairman of SEPEDUC.

[Iwacu] The teachers' union - SEPEDUC says the criteria applied to redeploy teachers to different localities do not respect the human rights. "The technical commission in charge of redeploying teachers targeted those with less experience and unmarried ones" says Gérard Niyongabo, the chairman of SEPEDUC.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Is Nation Sitting on Time Bomb?

[Nyasa Times] As a nation, we are sitting on a time bomb. The reported pockets of political violence in Nsanje Lalanje constituency, where there are parliamentary by-elections on October 17, 2017 must be a sense of great worry to all peace-loving Malaw…

[Nyasa Times] As a nation, we are sitting on a time bomb. The reported pockets of political violence in Nsanje Lalanje constituency, where there are parliamentary by-elections on October 17, 2017 must be a sense of great worry to all peace-loving Malawians, particularly as we approach the general elections in 2019. The clock is ticking away, very fast, and, as a people, we need to make the most desirable decision, which is to co-exist in political diversity, before such acts of violence degenerate into a fierce civil st

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bid to Register Twice Backfires for Ex-MP

[The Herald] Former Kwekwe-Mbizo Member of the House of Assembly Settlement Chikwinya was exposed recently for trying to register twice under the ongoing Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) process.

[The Herald] Former Kwekwe-Mbizo Member of the House of Assembly Settlement Chikwinya was exposed recently for trying to register twice under the ongoing Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) process.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lesotho to Direct Smallholders Towards Climate Smart Agriculture

[World Bank] Today, the World Bank approved a $10 million additional financing from the International Development Association (IDA)* to Lesotho’s ongoing Smallholder Agriculture Development Project (SADP). The added funds are aimed at increasing market…

[World Bank] Today, the World Bank approved a $10 million additional financing from the International Development Association (IDA)* to Lesotho's ongoing Smallholder Agriculture Development Project (SADP). The added funds are aimed at increasing market output among smallholders in Lesotho's agriculture sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Turkish Base Key to Building Strong Somali Army

[VOA] One year from now, if all goes according to plan, the African Union mission in Somalia will withdraw 1,500 soldiers from the country, in a crucial first step toward Somalia shedding its reliance on outside troops to maintain security and fight of…

[VOA] One year from now, if all goes according to plan, the African Union mission in Somalia will withdraw 1,500 soldiers from the country, in a crucial first step toward Somalia shedding its reliance on outside troops to maintain security and fight off Islamist militant group al-Shabab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Huge Surge in Refugees Fleeing to Zambia – UN

[VOA] The United Nations refugee agency reports a huge surge in the number of refugees fleeing to Zambia to escape growing violence in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

[VOA] The United Nations refugee agency reports a huge surge in the number of refugees fleeing to Zambia to escape growing violence in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia