Envoy Lays Out Lungu, Hichilema Dialogue Roadmap

[Times of Zambia] Following discussions among various stakeholders, the Zambia Centre for Inter-Party Dialogue (ZCID) has been appointed to spearhead the political dialogue that was initiated by the Commonwealth.

[Times of Zambia] Following discussions among various stakeholders, the Zambia Centre for Inter-Party Dialogue (ZCID) has been appointed to spearhead the political dialogue that was initiated by the Commonwealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Let’s Defend Our Culture, Says Army Boss

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) Commander Lieutenant-General Philip Valerio Sibanda has urged Zimbabweans to preserve their culture, saying social media is posing a serious threat to the identity of most Africans.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) Commander Lieutenant-General Philip Valerio Sibanda has urged Zimbabweans to preserve their culture, saying social media is posing a serious threat to the identity of most Africans.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

A350-900 – The future of Air Mauritius

[L’Express] The Pavlovian response to travelling by Air Mauritius is limited to complaining about the lack of comfort, the below par entertainment and the food, which is anything but palatable. There is also the red herring of the political clout that the government seems to have on our national airline. Any opinion contrary to that is considered heresy. Air Mauritius is hoping to dispel the omertà surrounding the company with more access and an improved fleet.

[L'Express] The Pavlovian response to travelling by Air Mauritius is limited to complaining about the lack of comfort, the below par entertainment and the food, which is anything but palatable. There is also the red herring of the political clout that the government seems to have on our national airline. Any opinion contrary to that is considered heresy. Air Mauritius is hoping to dispel the omertà surrounding the company with more access and an improved fleet.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Human Activity Endanger Bird Species in Misuku

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -The Regional Tourism Office in Northern Region has expressed concern over the wanton cutting down of trees at Misuku Hills in Chitipa, saying the malpractice is endangering the survival and preservation of endangered bird an…

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -The Regional Tourism Office in Northern Region has expressed concern over the wanton cutting down of trees at Misuku Hills in Chitipa, saying the malpractice is endangering the survival and preservation of endangered bird and tree species.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nkhotakota Woman Detained Without Trial, Wrongly Charged

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhotakota -Child Rights Advocacy Paralegal Aid Centre (CRAPAC) says it is investigating a case of Rachel Phiri, a female suspect who has been on remand at Nkhotakota prison and has never appeared before court since her detention o…

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhotakota -Child Rights Advocacy Paralegal Aid Centre (CRAPAC) says it is investigating a case of Rachel Phiri, a female suspect who has been on remand at Nkhotakota prison and has never appeared before court since her detention on July 31, 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

UN Women Signs MOU With Orange Liberia to Empower Rural Women

[Observer] UN Women has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Orange GSM and Rural Women to economically empower rural women through mobile money transactions.

[Observer] UN Women has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Orange GSM and Rural Women to economically empower rural women through mobile money transactions.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Nimba County District Eight Contestants Sent Back to NEC

[Observer] Associate Justice Kabineh Ja’neh yesterday declined to place a stay order as requested by Saye S. Mianah, the announced winner of Nimba County District#8 representative seat in the October 10 legislative election, to prevent authorities at t…

[Observer] Associate Justice Kabineh Ja'neh yesterday declined to place a stay order as requested by Saye S. Mianah, the announced winner of Nimba County District#8 representative seat in the October 10 legislative election, to prevent authorities at the National Elections Commission (NEC) from conducting a recount of the votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Remembering President Tubman – Few Positives From His Administration

[Observer] Let us begin this Editorial by recalling what happened only a few weeks following President Tubman’s burial on July 29, 1971. A stream of delegations, over several days, found their way to the Centennial Memorial Pavilion to blast the fallen…

[Observer] Let us begin this Editorial by recalling what happened only a few weeks following President Tubman's burial on July 29, 1971. A stream of delegations, over several days, found their way to the Centennial Memorial Pavilion to blast the fallen Liberian leader who had ruled Liberia for 27 unbroken years. And speaker after speaker quickly forgot all the highly positive adjectives they had only ninety days earlier heaped upon him, extolling him in the most glowing terms. Among the adjectives perennially used to

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia