Life Esidimeni Patients Loaded Like Goats Into a Truck – Family

[News24Wire] The families of two Life Esidimeni patients testified on Thursday how they were never informed that their relatives would be moved to different institutions, including a number of unlicensed NGOs.

[News24Wire] The families of two Life Esidimeni patients testified on Thursday how they were never informed that their relatives would be moved to different institutions, including a number of unlicensed NGOs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rohde Murder Trial – State Pathologist Admits ‘Time of Death’ Mistake

[News24Wire] The State pathologist, who examined Susan Rohde’s body following her death in July 2016, on Thursday afternoon admitted under cross-examination that he made a mistake in calculating her time of death.

[News24Wire] The State pathologist, who examined Susan Rohde's body following her death in July 2016, on Thursday afternoon admitted under cross-examination that he made a mistake in calculating her time of death.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mangoma Named Opposition Coalition Presidential Candidate

[New Zimbabwe] The Coalition of Democrats (CODE) on Thursday selected former MDC-T deputy treasurer general and leader of the Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) Elton Mangoma to be their 2018 Presidential candidate.

[New Zimbabwe] The Coalition of Democrats (CODE) on Thursday selected former MDC-T deputy treasurer general and leader of the Renewal Democrats of Zimbabwe (RDZ) Elton Mangoma to be their 2018 Presidential candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe’s Reshuffle a Factional Move

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe’s latest cabinet reshuffle has only served to whittle down Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s influence in government and will do little to reinvigorate the economy or inspire investor confidence.

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe's latest cabinet reshuffle has only served to whittle down Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa's influence in government and will do little to reinvigorate the economy or inspire investor confidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Effort to Augment Honey Production

[Shabait] Senafe -The bee farmers association in Senafe sub-zone reported that the effort to boost honey production in the sub-zone is registering commendable result.

[Shabait] Senafe -The bee farmers association in Senafe sub-zone reported that the effort to boost honey production in the sub-zone is registering commendable result.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Public Diplomacy Activities By National in Diaspora

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Italy and Qatar conducted different public diplomacy activities with a view to enhance their understanding on the objective situation and participation in the national development drives.

[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Italy and Qatar conducted different public diplomacy activities with a view to enhance their understanding on the objective situation and participation in the national development drives.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Election of Area Administrators and Managing Directors

[Shabait] Keren -The administrative areas of Shebeq, Ad-Omar, Ashera, Ad-Fakai, Fana, Hashishai, Golia and Shengien, Hagaz sub-zone, elected area administrators and managing directors from 9 to 18 October.

[Shabait] Keren -The administrative areas of Shebeq, Ad-Omar, Ashera, Ad-Fakai, Fana, Hashishai, Golia and Shengien, Hagaz sub-zone, elected area administrators and managing directors from 9 to 18 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

DA-Led Coalition’s Woes Continue in Nelson Mandela Bay

[News24Wire] The balance of power in Nelson Mandela Bay was put to the test on Thursday when two former coalition members, the UDM’s Mongameli Bobani and the Patriotic Alliance’s (PA) Marlon Daniels, voted against the DA-led coalition in council in a v…

[News24Wire] The balance of power in Nelson Mandela Bay was put to the test on Thursday when two former coalition members, the UDM's Mongameli Bobani and the Patriotic Alliance's (PA) Marlon Daniels, voted against the DA-led coalition in council in a vote around 2017's international Ironman competition in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Broke Council Buys Top of the Range Cars for City Bosses

[Times of Zambia] Cash strapped and deeply indebted Ndola City Council (NCC), has reportedly staked various properties as collateral for the purchase of nine Ford Ranger WildTrak vehicles for management valued at hundreds of  thousands of dollars.

[Times of Zambia] Cash strapped and deeply indebted Ndola City Council (NCC), has reportedly staked various properties as collateral for the purchase of nine Ford Ranger WildTrak vehicles for management valued at hundreds of  thousands of dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cracks Widen Further Between Mugabe and War Vets

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE’S liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe’s candidature or the ascension of his wife,Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year’s elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimba…

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWE'S liberation war veterans have reiterated opposition to President Mugabe's candidature or the ascension of his wife,Grace, to the presidency ahead of next year's elections. The veterans of the 1970s struggle that freed Zimbabwe from British colonial rule said they would mobilise all former fighters and stakeholders within the ruling Zanu-PF to resist a Mugabe 'fiefdom'. Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairman,Christopher Mutsvangwa, said thousands of fighters have m

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe