We Shall Defend Apaa Land, Says MP Akol

[Monitor] Amuru -The Member of Parliament for Kilak North Anthony Akol has urged the Acholi community in the disputed Apaa land in Amuru District not to allow any stranger to settle in the area.

[Monitor] Amuru -The Member of Parliament for Kilak North Anthony Akol has urged the Acholi community in the disputed Apaa land in Amuru District not to allow any stranger to settle in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Zuma Declares a Special Official Funeral for Mr Ahmed Kathrada

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Official Funeral for the late Rivonia Treason Trialist and stalwart of the liberation struggle for a free and democratic South Africa, Mr Ahmed “Kathy” Kathrada, who sadly passed away in hospital th…

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has declared a Special Official Funeral for the late Rivonia Treason Trialist and stalwart of the liberation struggle for a free and democratic South Africa, Mr Ahmed "Kathy" Kathrada, who sadly passed away in hospital this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Political Parties to Debate Zille’s ‘Colonialism’ Tweets

[News24Wire] Political parties will try and show the “true legacy” of colonialism when the Western Cape provincial legislature debate Helen Zille’s recent tweets on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Political parties will try and show the "true legacy" of colonialism when the Western Cape provincial legislature debate Helen Zille's recent tweets on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Comrade Kathy Was Committed to Principle’ – Mbeki Foundation

[News24Wire] Struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada will be remembered for being committed to principle until he drew his last breath, the Thabo Mbeki Foundation said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada will be remembered for being committed to principle until he drew his last breath, the Thabo Mbeki Foundation said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Besigye Tells Residents to Fight Land Grabbers

[Monitor] Mityana -Former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye at the weekend launched his land sensitisation campaign in Mityana Town where he advised residents to be united and fight land grabbers.

[Monitor] Mityana -Former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye at the weekend launched his land sensitisation campaign in Mityana Town where he advised residents to be united and fight land grabbers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Movement Against President Nkurunziza’s Third Term Goes Non-Violent

[Iwacu] The movement “Halte au Troisième Mandat” [Halt to the Third Term], a collective of Civil Society Organizations campaigning against President Nkurunziza’s “unconstitutional” third term, has launched this Sunday 26 March a programme of education to active non-violence to help actors overcome fear that the movement says resulted from repression.

[Iwacu] The movement "Halte au Troisième Mandat" [Halt to the Third Term], a collective of Civil Society Organizations campaigning against President Nkurunziza's "unconstitutional" third term, has launched this Sunday 26 March a programme of education to active non-violence to help actors overcome fear that the movement says resulted from repression.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Rapper Nay wa Mitego to be Released After Arrest Over Anti-Magufuli Song

[Nation] Tanzania ‘ s Minister for Information Harrison Mwakyembe has ordered the release of rapper Ney wa Mitego who was arrested over for releasing a song deemed to be critical of the government.

[Nation] Tanzania ' s Minister for Information Harrison Mwakyembe has ordered the release of rapper Ney wa Mitego who was arrested over for releasing a song deemed to be critical of the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Freedom Fighter Wina U-Turns On Marrying Lover, 40

[Times of Zambia] FREEDOM fighter Sikota Wina has rescinded his decision to marry 40-year-old Elizabeth Chalikulima after news of their intended matrimony sent social media buzzing.

[Times of Zambia] FREEDOM fighter Sikota Wina has rescinded his decision to marry 40-year-old Elizabeth Chalikulima after news of their intended matrimony sent social media buzzing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia