[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).
[This Day] It was a surprising end to housemates Ella and Kimoprah’s stay in the Big Brother Naija’s House as they were evicted on tonight’s show.
THERE WAS little grace to the Grace 1’s journey, a 12,000-mile (19,000km) slog around the Cape of Good Hope that came to an inelegant end off the coast of Gibraltar. In the early hours of July 4th British marines roped down from a helicopter to seize the tanker, which held 2m barrels of Iranian oil. Britain says the cargo was bound for Syria, and that by traversing European waters it violated European sanctions
[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) in collaboration with the City Police, launched a reality television show titled; ‘On The Street” at the Grove Mall of Namibia, Ster Kinekor, in Windhoek, last week.
[Nairobi News] Kenyan socialite-cum-businesswoman Vera Sidika is ‘dark’ again after splashing millions to look light skinned.
[ANGOP] Luanda -The volume of oil by-products security reserves, such as petrol, diesel, JET-AI, JET-B and kerosene corresponds to 30 days, in order to prevent crises situations, reads a presidential order.
[The Herald] Niamey, Niger -Mozambique is ready to assist Zimbabwe with increased supplies of electricity from Cahora Bassa, the President has said.
FOR A MOMENT, a looming political crunch in Tunisia looked like it would arrive earlier than expected. On June 27th the president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was rushed to hospital after an unspecified “health crisis”. The news capped a chaotic week in the only country to emerge from the Arab spring with a democracy
[News24Wire] “Name dropping” cropped up numerous times at the state capture commission of inquiry, mainly relating to the country’s former “Number 1″, Jacob Zuma.
[The Conversation Africa] Ethiopia’s president Sahle-Work Zewde recently reaffirmed her government’s efforts to support refugees and internally displaced people in Ethiopian territory.