[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has expressed concern that Namibia’s global competitiveness ranking continues to decline.
[VOA] Ethiopia will drop charges against top dissident Bekele Gerba, state media reported Monday.
[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Finance Minister Tendai Biti and his party have plunged headlong into the MDC-T succession politics insisting Wednesday they were behind MDC-T co-Vice President Nelson Chamisa’s bid to lead the country’s most popular opposition.
[VOA] The United States expressed grave concerns Thursday about Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga’s “self-inauguration” and rejected actions that undermine Kenya’s Constitution and the rule of law, while urging the government to respect freedom of expression and implement court orders calling for restoration of television broadcasts.
[Nation] Self-declared National Resistance Movement (NRM) General Miguna Miguna was arrested on Friday morning, shortly after he raised the alarm on a police raid at his home.
[Deutsche Welle] A perfect storm of external events and domestic mismanagement has brought Namibia to its knees. The government cannot even afford to feed its army and the president has stopped using his private jet.
[Premium Times] The Federal government on Thursday announced plan to build an oil refinery by Nigeria and neighbouring Niger Republic.
[News24Wire] Business leaders have welcomed the appointment of Eskom’s new board as a sign that there is political will to restore confidence in state-owned enterprises.
[The Conversation Africa] It all started with a wedding. A 200 plus entourage of friends and family landed their private aircraft at the Waterkloof Air Force Base in April 2013.
[Premium Times] A former governor of Abia, Orji Kalu, on Saturday called on President Muhammadu Buhari and the All Progressives Congress, APC, to intervene in the feud between Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State and the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu.