Congo Becoming Like a Prison Under Kabila, Says Combative Cardinal

[VOA] Kinshasa -The head of Congo’s Catholic church condemned the government of President Joseph Kabila on Tuesday for a deadly crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, suggesting his country was becoming like a prison.

[VOA] Kinshasa -The head of Congo's Catholic church condemned the government of President Joseph Kabila on Tuesday for a deadly crackdown on pro-democracy protesters, suggesting his country was becoming like a prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Biometric Voter Registration Skit Goes Viral

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) this month, in collaboration with the Zimbabwe Elections Support Network (ZESN), sponsored popular comedy outfit, Bustop TV, in the production of a voter registration mobilisation skit.

[Kubatana.net] The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) this month, in collaboration with the Zimbabwe Elections Support Network (ZESN), sponsored popular comedy outfit, Bustop TV, in the production of a voter registration mobilisation skit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa Holds Bilateral Discussions With Heads of Government At World Economic Forum 2018

[Govt of SA] Team South Africa highlights political stability, economic recovery and investment opportunities at World Economic Forum 2018

[Govt of SA] Team South Africa highlights political stability, economic recovery and investment opportunities at World Economic Forum 2018

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ceasefire Violations, Hostile Propaganda Undercut Regional Peace Push, UN Told

[UN News] While the signing last month of a ceasefire accord among South Sudan’s warring parties is a great stride forward, it is just a first step toward peace and stability, the United Nations peacekeeping chief said Wednesday, warning that the 21 De…

[UN News] While the signing last month of a ceasefire accord among South Sudan's warring parties is a great stride forward, it is just a first step toward peace and stability, the United Nations peacekeeping chief said Wednesday, warning that the 21 December deal has already been violated numerous times.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Govt Releases U.S.$1 Million for Free Distribution of Contraceptives

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Federal Government yesterday said it has released $1 million for the delivery of contraceptives for the enhancement of quality family planning among Nigerians.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Federal Government yesterday said it has released $1 million for the delivery of contraceptives for the enhancement of quality family planning among Nigerians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria