Media Mark Anniversary of Killing of Journalist Deyda Hydara

[Foroyaa] The  Gambia Press Union (GPU) and Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), supported by International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) will hold a forum in honour of victims of freedom of expression violation in The Gambia as part of events marking the commemoration of the 12th anniversary of the assassination of Deyda Hydara.

[Foroyaa] The  Gambia Press Union (GPU) and Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA), supported by International Freedom of Expression Exchange (IFEX) will hold a forum in honour of victims of freedom of expression violation in The Gambia as part of events marking the commemoration of the 12th anniversary of the assassination of Deyda Hydara.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hague Judges Award Massive Reparations in Lubanga Case

[Lubanga Trial Website] Today, International Criminal Court (ICC) judges issued a decision setting the amount of Thomas Lubanga’s financial liability for reparations to victims of his crimes at US$ 10 million.

[Lubanga Trial Website] Today, International Criminal Court (ICC) judges issued a decision setting the amount of Thomas Lubanga's financial liability for reparations to victims of his crimes at US$ 10 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

They Have the Eyes, but Can’t See That Life Presidency Is a Bad Idea

[Monitor] Not even the threat of Armageddon will give pause to the mad march toward the creation of a life presidency in Uganda. While Idi Amin simply declared it, now we give it a semblance of political process. It is a political process that nonethel…

[Monitor] Not even the threat of Armageddon will give pause to the mad march toward the creation of a life presidency in Uganda. While Idi Amin simply declared it, now we give it a semblance of political process. It is a political process that nonetheless benefits one and only one man.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Blockchain Technology to Weed Out Land Brokers

[Nation] Long queues and endless paperwork during land transfers have discouraged many people from following the processes at registries, making them opt for brokers and advocates to handle the process.

[Nation] Long queues and endless paperwork during land transfers have discouraged many people from following the processes at registries, making them opt for brokers and advocates to handle the process.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Inside the Sh7 Billion Turnaround Plan for Uchumi Supermarket

[Nation] There is a sense of urgency in which the newly appointed acting chief executive officer of Uchumi Supermarkets, Mr Mohamed Mohamed, answers our questions about the troubled retail chain.

[Nation] There is a sense of urgency in which the newly appointed acting chief executive officer of Uchumi Supermarkets, Mr Mohamed Mohamed, answers our questions about the troubled retail chain.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fake News, Social Media – the New Battleground for Zanu-PF Wars

[Zimbabwe Standard] There is generally a collective agreement that Grace Mugabe had a way with repulsive language and lacked the etiquette befitting of a first lady.

[Zimbabwe Standard] There is generally a collective agreement that Grace Mugabe had a way with repulsive language and lacked the etiquette befitting of a first lady.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Search for KZN Teen Missing At Sea Called Off

[News24Wire] Medical rescue service IPSS has called off a search for a 13-year-old boy who went missing at Sheffield Beach on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Medical rescue service IPSS has called off a search for a 13-year-old boy who went missing at Sheffield Beach on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa