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April, 2017

  • 25 April

    Zim embassy takes exception to Mbalula’s remarks – Citizen

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    CitizenZim embassy takes exception to Mbalula's remarksCitizenThis after Mbalula said that Zimbabwean ex-soldiers were causing 'crime havoc' in South Africa. Zimbabwean Ambassador in South Africa, Isaac Moyo, on Tuesday night responded to remarks made by Police Minister Fikile Mbalula to the effect that members ...Pierre de VosDaily MaverickShoot to kill, says 'new sheriff in town' MbalulaNews24Ntlemeza accuses Mbalula of being on

  • 20 April

    US envoy: Iran and Hezbollah want to destabilize the Mideast – Daily Astorian

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    Daily AstorianUS envoy: Iran and Hezbollah want to destabilize the MideastDaily AstorianItalian UN peacekeepers watch journalists during a media trip organized by Hezbollah to show journalists the defensive measures established by the Israeli forces to prevent against any Hezbollah infiltration into Israel, at the Lebanese-Israeli border ...US pushes UN Security Council to focus on Iran not IsraelChannel NewsAsiaHaley Says Iran, Not Israel, Bears Blame for Middle East CrisisBloombergAt UN debate, Arab states heed Haley's plea to focus more on IranJewish Telegraphic AgencyTheTower.org -San Diego Jewish World -http

  • 19 April

    S&P warns of further downgrade over political uncertainty – Eyewitness News

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    Eyewitness NewsS&P warns of further downgrade over political uncertaintyEyewitness NewsThe ratings agency downgraded the country to junk earlier this month, Fitch soon followed suite. Picture: AFP. Junk status · S&P Global. Email; Print. Tweet. Share · Tara Penny | about 2 hours ago. JOHANNESBURG - Standard & Poor's (S&P) Global is ...Here's What's Behind The "Made In South Africa" LabelHuffington Post South Africa (blog)South Africa

  • 17 April

    GAITHO: Nasa leaders’ feud over ticket can only boost Jubilee victory – Daily Nation

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    Daily NationGAITHO: Nasa leaders' feud over ticket can only boost Jubilee victoryDaily NationNasa principals from left: Musalia Mudavadi, Moses Wetang'ula, Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka sing the national anthem during a rally at Masinde gardens in Nairobi, on March 24, 2017. PHOTO | JEFF ANGOTE | NATION MEDIA GROUP ...Nasa forum to pick candidate fails, yet againK24 TVWhy NASA flag bearer talks failed to take offThe Standard (press release)all 25 news articles »

  • 16 April

    Zimbabwe’s cash cows are signal of desperation – Financial Times

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    Financial TimesZimbabwe's cash cows are signal of desperationFinancial TimesThey don't call it a cash cow for nothing. In Zimbabwe, new legislation would make it easier for small- and medium-scale farmers to use “moveable assets”, such as cows, goats and sheep, as well as farm machinery, vehicles and accounts receivable, ...[ 16th April 2017 ] Contesting 2018 with no reforms is born out of failure to comprehend 2008 events OpinionThe Zimbabwe MailThe fractured state of the opposition in ZimbabwePoliticsweb'Why I dumped Mugabe'The Zimbabwe StandardBulawayo24

  • 15 April

    FF+: ANC must protect Dlamini-Zuma – iAfrica.com

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    iAfrica.comFF+: ANC must protect Dlamini-ZumaiAfrica.comThe Freedom Front Plus says if Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's life is really under threat, then the African National Congress should provide her with protection using their military wing. Following growing questions on why the former chairperson of the ...CHEESEMAN: This the beginning of the end of ANC eraDaily NationMbalula must answer to Parliament about VIP protection for Dlamini-Zuma – DACitizenCope to lay charges against Mbalula over Dlamini-Zuma securityEyewitness

  • 14 April

    Raila’s ‘post-truth’ assault on JP scorecard and political implications – The Star, Kenya

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    The Star, KenyaRaila's 'post-truth' assault on JP scorecard and political implicationsThe Star, KenyaThis was the week that the Jubilee Administration presented its fourth and final scorecard of its first term as a preliminary to seeking reelection. President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto used the launch

  • 14 April

    MAKOKHA: Jubilee coy about blowing trumpet on its singular success – Daily Nation

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    Daily NationMAKOKHA: Jubilee coy about blowing trumpet on its singular successDaily NationPresident Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto celebrate after launching the National Government Public Information Portal at KICC, Nairobi, on April 10, 2017. No one expected the Jubilee administration to build a single one of the promised ...and more »

  • 14 April

    How to help Stella Nyanzi, activist now teaching and learning in Ugandan jail – Erasing 76 Crimes

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    Erasing 76 CrimesHow to help Stella Nyanzi, activist now teaching and learning in Ugandan jailErasing 76 CrimesMakerere University Researcher Stella Nyanzi defending her case before the Buganda Road Court Magistrate in Uganda, April 10, 2017, saying she is not guilty. (Photo courtesy of VOA.) Outspoken Ugandan feminist and LGBTI ally Stella Nyanzi is making ...Academic freedom matters now more than it did in the past one-party eraDaily Nationall 11 news articles

  • 14 April

    Ahead of Easter, Iraqi Christians Return to Ransacked Town with Fear and Hope – Sojourners

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    SojournersAhead of Easter, Iraqi Christians Return to Ransacked Town with Fear and HopeSojournersA damaged statue of Jesus Christ is seen inside a church in the town of Qaraqosh, south of Mosul, Iraq, April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Marko Djurica SEARCH. QARAQOSH, Iraq - With Islamic State expelled, Iraqi Christians are trickling back to the ransacked ...Christianity's prospects of surviving in its birthplace are grimFox NewsOpinion: Bay Area Muslims decry Palm Sunday violence and call for interfaith unity for human rightsThe Mercury NewsWar, Terrorism, and the Christian Exodus from the Middle EastThe New YorkerHuffington Post -Huffington Post UK -The...

  • 14 April

    Don’t politick on state funds and declare resources, aspirants told – The Star, Kenya

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    The Star, KenyaDon't politick on state funds and declare resources, aspirants toldThe Star, KenyaCandidates contesting in the August polls are required to declare public resources they hold, including vehicles, to the IEBC by May 2 to curb misuse during campaigns. Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission chairman Wafula Chebukati ...KIAI: Worrying signals from IEBC as elections deadline loomsDaily Nationall 5 news articles »

  • 14 April

    South Africa Reshuffle Opens Door for Nuclear-Scale State Capture – AllAfrica.com

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    AllAfrica.comSouth Africa Reshuffle Opens Door for Nuclear-Scale State CaptureAllAfrica.comWidespread protests calling for the resignation of President Jacob Zuma continue apace in South Africa in the wake of last month's removal of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. In a midnight reshuffle on 30 March - dubbed the "night of the long knives ...South Africans want Zuma out, but would that bring real change?The

  • 13 April

    KIRAITHE: No route to university with D-Minus – Daily Nation

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    Daily NationKIRAITHE: No route to university with D-MinusDaily NationMombasa Governor Hassan Joho at the high court in Mombasa on April 13, 2017. Mr Joho is accused of forging his academic certificate. PHOTO | WACHIRA MWANGI | NATION MEDIA GROUP. In Summary. University education is very well-defined.and more »

  • 4 April

    Government has no excuse not to stop galamsey – Information Minister – Graphic Online

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    Graphic OnlineGovernment has no excuse not to stop galamsey - Information MinisterGraphic OnlineInformation Minister, Mustapha Abdul Hamid Tuesday placed the full weight of government behind the Media Coalition Against Galamsey (#StopGalamsey), saying that the government has no excuse not to put the menace down. Hamid, special guest speaker ...Interior Minister Ambrose Dery, is this police behaviour acceptable to you?Myjoyonline.comI support your galamsey advocacy – Amewu tells journalistsCitifmonlineStop Galamsey By Tackling Mining - Kwesi Pratt JnrPeace FM Onlineall 11 news articles »

March, 2017

  • 31 March

    Court stops Joho arrest over ‘forgery’ of papers – The Star, Kenya

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    The Star, KenyaCourt stops Joho arrest over 'forgery' of papersThe Star, KenyaLawyer James Orengo, Suna East MP Junet Mohamed and Lawyer Dennis Mosota at the Mombasa High Court yesterday where they made an application stopping the police from arresting, charging and prosecuting governor Hassan Joho. Judge Eric Ogolla ...Universities face closure over fake degrees in fresh purgeThe

  • 31 March

    We need army to tackle security challenges – Buhari – Vanguard

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    VanguardWe need army to tackle security challenges – BuhariVanguardSambisa (Borno) – President Muhammadu Buhari said on Friday that the attention of the Army would always be required to tackle numerous security challenges across the country. Speaking at the closing of the 2017 Nigerian Army Small Arms Championship ...Immediate and Medium term imperatives for President MuhammaduDaily TrustBuhari We need army to tackle security

  • 30 March

    Uhuru welcomes resumption of direct flights to Somalia – The Star, Kenya

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    The Star, KenyaUhuru welcomes resumption of direct flights to SomaliaThe Star, KenyaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has welcomed resumption of direct flights from Mogadishu in Somalia to Nairobi. The first commercial plane carrying 49 passengers from the Somali capital landing at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport shortly after 1pm on ...Mortar Attacks on Somali Presidential Compound Injure 7Voice of AmericaOBSIYE: Somalia and Kenya must grow their promising partnershipDaily NationKenya lifts Wajir stop requirement for Somalia flightsch-aviationAllAfrica.com -Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog) -Garowe Online -Coastweekall 11 news articles

  • 29 March

    READ: Kgalema Motlanthe’s tribute to Ahmed Kathrada – Citizen

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    CitizenREAD: Kgalema Motlanthe's tribute to Ahmed KathradaCitizenThe former deputy president read a portion of a letter Kathrada had penned to Zuma, in which he urged the president to step down. Programme Director;. Comrade Barbara Hogan and the Kathrada Family;. The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation;. President Jacob ...South Africa activist's funeral

  • 26 March

    Coalition Will Create Bloated Govt, Warns Opposition Leader – RadioVop

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    The Zimbabwe DailyCoalition Will Create Bloated Govt, Warns Opposition LeaderRadioVopHarare, March 26, 2017 - As Zimbabwe political parties coalesce to forge a grand coalition against President Robert Mugabe ahead of next year's elections, a leader of a recently formed youthful opposition has lashed out at the proposed alliance saying ...Why Makarau must goThe Zimbabwe DailyZanu-PF deepen 2018 poll rowBulawayo24 News (press release) (blog)all 12 news articles »

  • 21 March

    Action steps to enhance job opportunities for youth in Ghana – Myjoyonline.com

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    Myjoyonline.comAction steps to enhance job opportunities for youth in GhanaMyjoyonline.comYou go to school in anticipation of getting a job after completion, but upon applying for a job, you are required to have work experience. The question is: What really matters in today's world of work? Is it getting an education, work experience or both?and more »