[Namibian] Staff of beleaguered Air Namibia yesterday gathered to pray for divine intervention with the struggling parastatal’s financial affairs.
[Observer] President Museveni has told a meeting in the UK why he never supported former Libyan leader Muammar Gadaffi’s push for African federation.
[Monitor] Kampala -The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has instructed the Ugandan mission in Denmark to follow up the arrest of Kampala socialite Sulaiman Kabangala Mbuga and offer him any possible assistance.
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The family of the late Wamalwa Kijana is expected to outline the arrangements for the burial of his widow Yvonne Wamalwa Saturday morning at their home in Karen.
[Zimbabwe Standard] MOST opposition parties in Zimbabwe appear to be torn by divisions raising fears that they may not perform well in the forthcoming general elections.
[East African] The Central Bank of Kenya is this week expected to set the tone for Kenya’s economic direction in 2018 with the first meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).
[The Conversation Africa] Official reactions from Africa were appropriately critical of President Donald Trump’s credibly reported comments about not wanting more immigrants coming to the US from “shithole” countries.
[This Day] The Amnesty International Nigeria has called on the federal government to take urgent steps at ending what it described as an epidemic of gruesome killings across the country
[Premium Times] The Presidency has spoken of efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari to end incessant killings in Benue and its neighbouring states, denying the president is to blame for the farmer/herders crises that have cost hundreds of lives in the last two years.
[HRW] Today, Ethiopia’s ruling coalition announced it would release political prisoners and close the infamous Maekelawi detention center in the capital, Addis Ababa.