President Mnangagwa Says Sanctions Must Be “Unconditionally” Removed

[New Zimbabwe] Just two days after the US announced that sanctions imposed on Harare would remain in place until the new administration implements political and economic reforms, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called for the lifting of the targeted m…

[New Zimbabwe] Just two days after the US announced that sanctions imposed on Harare would remain in place until the new administration implements political and economic reforms, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called for the lifting of the targeted measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

More Efforts Are ‘Needed to Promote Human Rights’

[New Times] Despite progress made in promoting human rights, there is still need for more efforts from all actors to ensure that no one is left behind and that all people enjoy basic rights.

[New Times] Despite progress made in promoting human rights, there is still need for more efforts from all actors to ensure that no one is left behind and that all people enjoy basic rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Uganda, Egypt Out of Cosafa U20 Tournament

[Cosafa] South Africa will take on Lesotho in the final of the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships after their pair claimed tense semifinal victories at the Nkana Stadium on Thursday.

[Cosafa] South Africa will take on Lesotho in the final of the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships after their pair claimed tense semifinal victories at the Nkana Stadium on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nyusi in New Dialogue With Rebel Leader

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi visited Gorongosa district, in the central province of Sofala, on Wednesday for a further meeting with Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the rebel movement Renamo.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi visited Gorongosa district, in the central province of Sofala, on Wednesday for a further meeting with Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the rebel movement Renamo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Communities to Protect Forest Cover, Destroyers to Pay High Price

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Hon. Lamin Dibba has reiterated that it is the responsibility of communities to protect and preserve their surrounding forest covers against negative vibes including excessive …

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources Hon. Lamin Dibba has reiterated that it is the responsibility of communities to protect and preserve their surrounding forest covers against negative vibes including excessive charcoal burning that destroys the most important component of our livelihood food chain, thus threatening our survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Gayan still blamed in drug policy debate

[L’Express] In a conference organised by the Mouvement Patriotique earlier this week, addiction specialists David Mété and Uvarajen Paratian sought to dismiss preconceived notions around the subject matter and give their unabated perspective on drug policy in Mauritius.

[L'Express] In a conference organised by the Mouvement Patriotique earlier this week, addiction specialists David Mété and Uvarajen Paratian sought to dismiss preconceived notions around the subject matter and give their unabated perspective on drug policy in Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius