Evan Mawarire – Zimbabwean Opposition Can Win If It ‘Overwhelms Polling Stations With People’

[Daily Maverick] Former president Robert Mugabe’s attempts to stay in the limelight and a new party formed with his blessing could be good for the opposition in Zimbabwe’s upcoming elections, #ThisFlag pastor Evan Mawarire has said, but he declined to …

[Daily Maverick] Former president Robert Mugabe's attempts to stay in the limelight and a new party formed with his blessing could be good for the opposition in Zimbabwe's upcoming elections, #ThisFlag pastor Evan Mawarire has said, but he declined to answer a question on whether he is planning to get involved in politics himself. It must be a question that comes up quite frequently these days, because Pastor Evan Mawarire just smiles in a way that indicates he doesn't really want to answer. The question was whether he's b

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Beleaguered Kenya Lose to Lowly CAR

[Nation] Marrakech -Ten-man Kenya on Tuesday struggled against a physically-imposing Central Africa Republic side in an international friendly at the Stade de Marrakech to lose 3-2.

[Nation] Marrakech -Ten-man Kenya on Tuesday struggled against a physically-imposing Central Africa Republic side in an international friendly at the Stade de Marrakech to lose 3-2.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Regulator Shuts Down 23 Radio Stations for ‘Promoting Witchcraft’

[East African] Uganda’s communications regulator, UCC, has ordered nearly two dozen radio stations to be taken off the air over what it calls “lack of minimum broadcasting standards.”

[East African] Uganda’s communications regulator, UCC, has ordered nearly two dozen radio stations to be taken off the air over what it calls “lack of minimum broadcasting standards.”

Magufuli Suspends Top District Officials for Poor Audit Report

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered immediate suspension of district executive directors for Kigoma Ujiji in Kigoma Region and Pangani in Tanga Region.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has ordered immediate suspension of district executive directors for Kigoma Ujiji in Kigoma Region and Pangani in Tanga Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Salema Kidnapping – Further Details

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday afternoon that they have launched an investigation into the kidnapping and beating of prominent journalist Ericino de Salema, but so far nobody has been detained in connection with the crime.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday afternoon that they have launched an investigation into the kidnapping and beating of prominent journalist Ericino de Salema, but so far nobody has been detained in connection with the crime.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique