Zuma Calls Urgent SADC Meeting

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma, in his capacity as SADC chairperson, has called an urgent meeting to discuss the unfolding political and security situation in Zimbabwe.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma, in his capacity as SADC chairperson, has called an urgent meeting to discuss the unfolding political and security situation in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Haven’t Been This Happy Since 1980 Independence – MP

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s only independent member of Parliament and former Zanu-PF member Temba Mliswa says citizens in that country are happy that their lives have been placed in the hands of the military.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's only independent member of Parliament and former Zanu-PF member Temba Mliswa says citizens in that country are happy that their lives have been placed in the hands of the military.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Political Parties Have Mixed Feelings About Zimbabwean ‘Coup’

[News24Wire] South African political parties had mixed feelings about the apparent military ‘coup’ in Zimbabwe that has resulted in President Robert Mugabe being put “under house arrest”.

[News24Wire] South African political parties had mixed feelings about the apparent military 'coup' in Zimbabwe that has resulted in President Robert Mugabe being put "under house arrest".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai’s MDC Hopeful of a New Dawn for Zim

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s main opposition party, which reportedly welcomed ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa to join the MDC-T, is confident that the country is on the cusp of a new era, spokesperson Obert Gutu told News24 in a telephonic intervie…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's main opposition party, which reportedly welcomed ousted vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa to join the MDC-T, is confident that the country is on the cusp of a new era, spokesperson Obert Gutu told News24 in a telephonic interview from Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Army’s Attempt to Remove Mugabe From Office Not Enough – Activist

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean army’s attempt to forcefully remove President Robert Mugabe from office is not only unconstitutional but it is also not enough to ensure political freedom, an activist said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean army's attempt to forcefully remove President Robert Mugabe from office is not only unconstitutional but it is also not enough to ensure political freedom, an activist said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Under House Arrest, Officials Arrested

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe’s military appears to have seized power after having arresting senior officials and surrounding the parliament. AU President Alpha Conde has told DW that the body opposes “any form of seizure of power by force.”

[Deutsche Welle] Zimbabwe's military appears to have seized power after having arresting senior officials and surrounding the parliament. AU President Alpha Conde has told DW that the body opposes "any form of seizure of power by force."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Could Ex-Vice President Mnangagwa Be Next President?

[Deutsche Welle] Some observers have tipped former Vice President Mnangagwa to take power from Robert Mugabe. The two have fallen in and out over the years, with Mugabe firing his VP just weeks ago. Will Mnangagwa now snap back?

[Deutsche Welle] Some observers have tipped former Vice President Mnangagwa to take power from Robert Mugabe. The two have fallen in and out over the years, with Mugabe firing his VP just weeks ago. Will Mnangagwa now snap back?

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Govt Expresses ‘Confidence’ in October Elections

[U.S. Embassy Monrovia] The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia was inspired by 1.5 million Liberians who expressed their commitment to and faith in democracy by voting in the October 10 elections. The U.S. Embassy underscores the importance of a peaceful transfe…

[U.S. Embassy Monrovia] The U.S. Embassy in Monrovia was inspired by 1.5 million Liberians who expressed their commitment to and faith in democracy by voting in the October 10 elections. The U.S. Embassy underscores the importance of a peaceful transfer of power to a new democratically-elected president in January, as reflected in Liberia's Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Judge Gives Yankuba Badjie Seven Day Ultimatum

[The Point] Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the High Court in Banjul yesterday gave the former Director General of the defunct NIA, Yankuba Badjie seven days to get his legal counsels to represent him in court failure would result the court to order the…

[The Point] Justice Kumba Sillah-Camara of the High Court in Banjul yesterday gave the former Director General of the defunct NIA, Yankuba Badjie seven days to get his legal counsels to represent him in court failure would result the court to order the State to provide him with a legal counsel.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mobse, WFP Hold Workshop On School Meals

[The Point] The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MOBSE), in partnership with the World Food Program (WFP), has conducteda four-day workshop on school meals policy implementation; handover plan, nutrition program, and the school meals code of …

[The Point] The Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education (MOBSE), in partnership with the World Food Program (WFP), has conducteda four-day workshop on school meals policy implementation; handover plan, nutrition program, and the school meals code of conduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia