Burundians to Fight UN Police Officers, Says CNDD-FDD Boss

[Iwacu] “I advise the UN not to validate this biased report presented by its experts, otherwise it will be the end of this great organization because we will firmly resist,” said Evariste

[Iwacu] "I advise the UN not to validate this biased report presented by its experts, otherwise it will be the end of this great organization because we will firmly resist," said Evariste

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Uprona Party Factions Far From Reuniting…

[Iwacu] UPRONA party commemorates the 56th anniversary after its victory on 18th September 1961. It is currently divided into three factions which seem to be far from becoming one again.

[Iwacu] UPRONA party commemorates the 56th anniversary after its victory on 18th September 1961. It is currently divided into three factions which seem to be far from becoming one again.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Lessons From Mauritius On Making Companies More Accountable

[The Conversation Africa] Since the turn of the century, developing countries have been adopting corporate governance codes with the promise that they will enhance accountability and growth, while delivering equitable, ethical, and sustainable business…

[The Conversation Africa] Since the turn of the century, developing countries have been adopting corporate governance codes with the promise that they will enhance accountability and growth, while delivering equitable, ethical, and sustainable business practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

The Country Needs More Than a Hybrid Court

[ISS] When government soldiers stormed the Terrain residential compound in Juba, South Sudan, on 11 July 2016, they attacked, robbed and raped foreign aid workers and shot dead a local journalist.

[ISS] When government soldiers stormed the Terrain residential compound in Juba, South Sudan, on 11 July 2016, they attacked, robbed and raped foreign aid workers and shot dead a local journalist.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Uganda Moves to Scrap Presidential Age Limit

[Deutsche Welle] Lawmakers from Uganda’s ruling party have voted to introduce a bill to abolish presidential age limitations. When passed by parliament, the changes will let President Yoweri Museveni extend his grip on power.

[Deutsche Welle] Lawmakers from Uganda's ruling party have voted to introduce a bill to abolish presidential age limitations. When passed by parliament, the changes will let President Yoweri Museveni extend his grip on power.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

48 Persons Die of Cholera in Borno – MSF

[Premium Times] A humanitarian medical organisation, Medecins Sans Frontieres, MSF, said about 48 persons have died of cholera since the outbreak of the disease last month in Borno State.

[Premium Times] A humanitarian medical organisation, Medecins Sans Frontieres, MSF, said about 48 persons have died of cholera since the outbreak of the disease last month in Borno State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Normalcy Returns to Chitungwiza

[The Herald] It was business as usual yesterday at the cash-strapped Chitungwiza Municipality after the local authority started getting back its attached property. This follows President Mugabe’s intervention last week when he invoked the Presidential …

[The Herald] It was business as usual yesterday at the cash-strapped Chitungwiza Municipality after the local authority started getting back its attached property. This follows President Mugabe's intervention last week when he invoked the Presidential Powers (Temporary Powers) to stay the attachment and sale of the council property. The property was seized by Metbank over a $600 000 debt and Nissam Investment which was demanding $4,2 million for the services it rendered to Chitungwiza.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buhari Makes Case for Refund of Looted Funds At UN

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will today at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly make case for the intervention of world leaders for the refund of the country’s looted funds slashed away in various foreign bank account…

[Vanguard] Abuja -President Muhammadu Buhari will today at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly make case for the intervention of world leaders for the refund of the country's looted funds slashed away in various foreign bank accounts in Europe and America.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria