New National Executive Committee Split Down the Middle

[Daily Maverick] Election results for the ANC’s additional 80 members of the national executive committee (NEC) were finally released in the early hours of Thursday morning. With the allegiances of the top six officials split, the NEC will be crucial m…

[Daily Maverick] Election results for the ANC's additional 80 members of the national executive committee (NEC) were finally released in the early hours of Thursday morning. With the allegiances of the top six officials split, the NEC will be crucial moving forward. But the results point to a stalemate, with the two different factions taking a similar number of positions. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Endorses Recovery Roadmap

[CAJ News] Harare -THE United Nations (UN) is encouraged by steps taken by the new Zimbabwean administration to revive the economy, restore the rule of law and re-engage with the international community.

[CAJ News] Harare -THE United Nations (UN) is encouraged by steps taken by the new Zimbabwean administration to revive the economy, restore the rule of law and re-engage with the international community.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Libyan Minister Lauds Morocco’s Role in Restoring Political Stability in His Country

[MAP] Rabat -Minister of labour and training in the national union government in Libya Mehdi Ouaredmi El Amine Kadinou lauded, Wednesday in Rabat, Morocco’s role in establishing political stability in his country.

[MAP] Rabat -Minister of labour and training in the national union government in Libya Mehdi Ouaredmi El Amine Kadinou lauded, Wednesday in Rabat, Morocco's role in establishing political stability in his country.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Burkina Faso Hails Buhari On War Against Boko Haram, Corruption

[Leadership] Abuja -The Republic of Burkina Faso yesterday commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the “tangible” success he has recorded against the terrorist group, Boko Haram and on war against corruption.

[Leadership] Abuja -The Republic of Burkina Faso yesterday commended President Muhammadu Buhari on the "tangible" success he has recorded against the terrorist group, Boko Haram and on war against corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Army Kills 20 Terrorists, Captures 17 in Borno

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army has said its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by soldiers of the Armed Forces Strike Group has killed 20 Boko Haram terrorists and captured 17 others in its clearance operations in Borno villages.

[Leadership] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army has said its troops of Operation Lafiya Dole, supported by soldiers of the Armed Forces Strike Group has killed 20 Boko Haram terrorists and captured 17 others in its clearance operations in Borno villages.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministry of Health to Open Rehabilitation Centre

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Francistown City Council has signed a lease agreement with the Ministry of Health and Wellness to use Gerald Estates hostels as a rehabilitation centre.

[Botswana Daily News] Francistown -Francistown City Council has signed a lease agreement with the Ministry of Health and Wellness to use Gerald Estates hostels as a rehabilitation centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Police Donate Second House in Leshibitse

[Botswana Daily News] Leshibitse -The Presidential Housing Appeal; an initiative by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama continue to bear fruit as many families and individuals benefit through provision of housing units.

[Botswana Daily News] Leshibitse -The Presidential Housing Appeal; an initiative by President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama continue to bear fruit as many families and individuals benefit through provision of housing units.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Deputy Governor Defends Commercial Network Improvements

[ANGOP] Luena -The insertion of vegetables, fruits and other products produced locally in the commercial network of the Moxico market is necessary to encourage the small producers of the province, defended Tuesday in Luena, the provincial vice governor…

[ANGOP] Luena -The insertion of vegetables, fruits and other products produced locally in the commercial network of the Moxico market is necessary to encourage the small producers of the province, defended Tuesday in Luena, the provincial vice governor for the political, social and economic development sector, Alberto Masseca.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Civil Servants Receive Houses in Central Lobito

[ANGOP] Benguela -The first residences of the centrality of Lobito, Benguela province, were delivered Tuesday, in an act directed by the Minister of Territory Planning and Housing, Ana Paula de Carvalho.

[ANGOP] Benguela -The first residences of the centrality of Lobito, Benguela province, were delivered Tuesday, in an act directed by the Minister of Territory Planning and Housing, Ana Paula de Carvalho.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Thousands of English Cameroonians Flee to Nigeria

[CAJ News] Abuja -REFUGEE agencies are stepping up their presence in Nigeria to provide support to thousands of people fleeing government crackdowns in English-speaking areas of neighbouring Cameroon.

[CAJ News] Abuja -REFUGEE agencies are stepping up their presence in Nigeria to provide support to thousands of people fleeing government crackdowns in English-speaking areas of neighbouring Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria