[VOA] Militants ambushed a group of about 30 civilians in northeastern Congo and killed many of them before fighting a fierce battle with the army, politicians said on Sunday.
[New Zimbabwe] In a move which has irked political parties and residents, the MDC-T led Bulawayo city council has granted Zanu PF free use of the white City Stadium for the party’s forthcoming youth interface rally.
[Monitor] National Super Alliance (Nasa) co-principal and former vice president of Kenya Dr Stephen Kalonzo Musyoka said that he wants Yoweri Museveni to become East Africa’s first president after he leaves power. “After Ugandans have stopped torturing mzee, Museveni should become East Africa’s first President.
[Deutsche Welle] The English speaking people of Southern Cameroons are demanding an independent, sovereign nation they call Ambazonia. Cameroonian President Paul Biya will have none of it.
[VOA] Chad’s appearance on a new U.S. government list of countries subject to travel restrictions has the central African country bewildered.
[263Chat] Higher and Tertiary Education minister Professor Jonathan Moyo has lost his constitutional court challenge where he sought to overturn his arrest by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) on allegations of abuse of office, fraud, corruption and obstruction of the course of justice.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Goma -”I don’t remember anything from what happened later in that day. I was raped, I got pregnant and now here is my baby”
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The United Nations said on Thursday it was looking into allegations that complaints of sexual abuse and exploitation made against its peacekeepers in the conflict-torn Central African Republic were mishandled or unreported.
[CAJ News] Kinshasa -AN outbreak of cholera has killed more than 500 people in the conflict-ton Democratic Republic of Congo.
[Deutsche Welle] As the situation in the Central African Republic deteriorates, Archbishop Nzapalainga says the conflict isn’t between Muslims and Christians. Rather faith is being manipulated in the struggle for power.