MP Mkandawire ‘Responds Positively’ to Joining Opposition

[Nyasa Times] A new step in the realignment of Malawi politics ahead of the 2019 Tripartite elections, veteran politician and business magnet Harry Mlekanjala Mkandawire has welcomed an open invitation by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus C…

[Nyasa Times] A new step in the realignment of Malawi politics ahead of the 2019 Tripartite elections, veteran politician and business magnet Harry Mlekanjala Mkandawire has welcomed an open invitation by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera to join the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Homelink Plans to Build 3 000 Housing Units

[The Herald] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink plans to build over 3 000 housing units and commercial buildings near Lake Chivero in a bid to provide decent and affordable houses for all Zimbabweans especially the Diaspora community. H…

[The Herald] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink plans to build over 3 000 housing units and commercial buildings near Lake Chivero in a bid to provide decent and affordable houses for all Zimbabweans especially the Diaspora community. Homelink has been a significant player in housing provision since 2004 when it established the Homelink Housing Development Scheme (HHDS).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Close to 88,000 Land Use Rights Registered in Communal Areas

[New Era] Windhoek -A team of Namibian and international land rights experts has developed a comprehensive strategy for land reform and offered advice on the legislative process.

[New Era] Windhoek -A team of Namibian and international land rights experts has developed a comprehensive strategy for land reform and offered advice on the legislative process.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Three Women Convicted On Their Own Plea Over Harassment

[Nyasa Times] The Nkukula Second Grade Magistrate Court at Lumbadzi in Lilongwe on Monday started hearing a case of 40 year old woman (Name withheld) who was some few days ago allegedly harrassed, stripped naked and seriously assaulted by three women .

[Nyasa Times] The Nkukula Second Grade Magistrate Court at Lumbadzi in Lilongwe on Monday started hearing a case of 40 year old woman (Name withheld) who was some few days ago allegedly harrassed, stripped naked and seriously assaulted by three women .

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

UK’s Scotland Yard to Investigate Njauju Murder

[Nyasa Times] The British government will be sending Scotland Yard to come to Malawi and solve the brutal murder of former Anti Corruption Bureau(ACB) director of corporate affairs Issa Njauju, two years after the country’s law enforcing agencie failed…

[Nyasa Times] The British government will be sending Scotland Yard to come to Malawi and solve the brutal murder of former Anti Corruption Bureau(ACB) director of corporate affairs Issa Njauju, two years after the country's law enforcing agencie failed to find those who killed him.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Why Can’t Booming Ethiopia Handle This Year’s Drought?

[IRIN] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia can’t seem to escape the blight of drought, no matter how hard it tries. Despite impressive economic growth and decades of capacity building, it faces another humanitarian crisis as one of the worst droughts in living memor…

[IRIN] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia can't seem to escape the blight of drought, no matter how hard it tries. Despite impressive economic growth and decades of capacity building, it faces another humanitarian crisis as one of the worst droughts in living memory scorches the Horn of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Chikwawa Council Re-Elects Chairperson

[Malawi News Agency] Chikhwawa -Chikwawa District Council on Monday re-elected Councilor Dyson Manjolo as its Chairperson for another term of one year up to October 2018.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikhwawa -Chikwawa District Council on Monday re-elected Councilor Dyson Manjolo as its Chairperson for another term of one year up to October 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chikwawa Council Re-Elects Chairperson

[Malawi News Agency] Chikhwawa -Chikwawa District Council on Monday re-elected Councilor Dyson Manjolo as its Chairperson for another term of one year up to October 2018.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikhwawa -Chikwawa District Council on Monday re-elected Councilor Dyson Manjolo as its Chairperson for another term of one year up to October 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Worsening Anglophone Crisis Calls for Strong Measures

[ICG] Against a backdrop of bomb blasts, sporadic violence and repressive state measures, Cameroon’s Anglophone crisis has entered a new and intensified phase. In order to prevent the outbreak of an armed uprising, Cameroon’s president must go beyond s…

[ICG] Against a backdrop of bomb blasts, sporadic violence and repressive state measures, Cameroon's Anglophone crisis has entered a new and intensified phase. In order to prevent the outbreak of an armed uprising, Cameroon's president must go beyond superficial measures by urgently implementing key reforms and pursuing inclusive, high-level dialogue mediated by the UN or African Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon