Mozambique: Ruling Party Continues to Collect Voter Cards

[Mozambique News Reports And Clippings] Frelimo members continue to collect voter cards across the country, despite the president of the National Election Commission (CNE) Sheik Abdul Carimo publicly condemning the practice and calling it illegal. But new cases reported are by our correspondents.

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South Africa: Students Loath to Report Sexual Harassment

[Daily Maverick] This year the Commission for Gender Equality released a report on gender and sexual harassment policies in four higher education institutions and the Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology. While policies are being drafted to make campuses more proactive, it is apparent that students often do not feel comfortable reporting sexual harassment.

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Nigeria: Nigeria, South Africa to Issue 10 Year Visa to Businessmen, Academics

[Vanguard] Following successful conclusion of the 9th Bi-National Commission of South Africa and Nigeria meeting in Pretoria, South Africa, which was elevated to the level of heads of state, both countries have agreed on issuing 10-year visas to businessmen, academics and frequent travelers.

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Mozambique: CNE Urges Ethical Behaviour During Election Campaign

[AIM] Maputo -The chairperson of Mozambique’s National Elections Commission (CNE), Abdul Carimo, on Friday urged all political parties and their candidates “to respect the norms established for the election campaign” and to behave “in a civic and socially acceptable manner”.

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Zimbabwe: Opposition’s Majome Sworn in As Anti-Corruption Commissioner

[263Chat] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has sworn in former Harare West legislator and a member of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) Jessie Majome as one of Commissioner for the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC).

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