High Court Seals Kangai’s Fate

[The Herald] NetOne can now recruit a substantive chief executive officer without glitches after the High Court yesterday dismissed with costs an urgent interdict application by the firm’s ex-boss, Mr Reward Kangai .

[The Herald] NetOne can now recruit a substantive chief executive officer without glitches after the High Court yesterday dismissed with costs an urgent interdict application by the firm's ex-boss, Mr Reward Kangai .

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Experts Defend Creation of Legislation to Protect Genetic Resources

[ANGOP] Luanda -The need for the creation of a national legislation to protect genetic resources against bioprospecting activities was defended last Monday, in Luanda, by the experts that participated in the workshop on “Phytogenic Resources in the con…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The need for the creation of a national legislation to protect genetic resources against bioprospecting activities was defended last Monday, in Luanda, by the experts that participated in the workshop on "Phytogenic Resources in the context of food security".

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Patriotism Must Prevail Over Differences – Governor

[ANGOP] The governor of the central Huambo Province, João Baptista Kussumua, last Sunday appealed to the political forces participating in the electoral process that will culminate with casting of ballot on 23 August, this year, to make patriotism prevail over political differences.

[ANGOP] The governor of the central Huambo Province, João Baptista Kussumua, last Sunday appealed to the political forces participating in the electoral process that will culminate with casting of ballot on 23 August, this year, to make patriotism prevail over political differences.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Politics May Be Proving Tough for Opposition Leader Chakwera

[Nyasa Times] Richard Msowoya is not your everyday politician. Not particularly abrasive; he normally speaks with forked tongues, especially on hard and fast political matters. He is generally fair, diplomatic in his approach and often prefers human br…

[Nyasa Times] Richard Msowoya is not your everyday politician. Not particularly abrasive; he normally speaks with forked tongues, especially on hard and fast political matters. He is generally fair, diplomatic in his approach and often prefers human bridge-building language.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Draft Law Could Return Tunisia to a Police State

[HRW] Since the fall of the government of President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali in 2011, Tunisia’s nascent democracy has made great strides. These include the adoption of a new constitution, greater media freedom, and free and democratic elections. These c…

[HRW] Since the fall of the government of President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali in 2011, Tunisia's nascent democracy has made great strides. These include the adoption of a new constitution, greater media freedom, and free and democratic elections. These changes were reflected in the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2015 to a coalition of civil society groups.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Govt Seeks to Run Roughshod Over Land Rights

[HRW] Since Uganda’s February 2016 elections, there has been widespread speculation that the government would try to change the constitution to entrench the power of ruling elites. The focus has been the possible removal of presidential age limits, pav…

[HRW] Since Uganda's February 2016 elections, there has been widespread speculation that the government would try to change the constitution to entrench the power of ruling elites. The focus has been the possible removal of presidential age limits, paving the way for President Yoweri Museveni - in power for 31 years - to run again.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Revealed – Why Odinga Attended Presidential Debate

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga said he agreed to attend last night’s debate after getting assurances that he would not have to share the stage with fringe candidates.

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga said he agreed to attend last night's debate after getting assurances that he would not have to share the stage with fringe candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya