Articles by AllAfrica


Kenya:IMF Warns Over Govt's New Debts

2018-02-24 08:15:13
[East African] The International Monetary Fund has warned that Kenya debt is approaching the unsustainable levels following the rate at which new loans are being contracted. Read More

Lesotho:Editor Fights Criminal Defamation Charges Over Satire

2018-02-23 19:53:30
[Lesotho Times] PROMINENT South African lawyer, Advocate Gilbert Marcus, has urged the Constitutional Court to strike down the criminal defamation law, saying it has the "chilling effect" of muzzling the press in violation of the freedom of expression that the national constitution seeks to uphold. Read More

Djibouti:The Government of Djibouti Ends DP World's Concession Contract

2018-02-23 17:42:40
[allAfrica] Djibouti, 23 February 2018 -   Pursuant to the law of 8 November 2017 on strategic infrastructure contracts, the Government of the Republic of Djibouti has decided to proceed with the unilateral termination, with immediate effect, of the concession contract awarded to DP World for the operation of the Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT). Read More

Zimbabwe:Mugabe Breathes Fire Over Mnangagwa Rule

2018-02-23 15:09:24
[Zimbabwe Independent] Former president Robert Mugabe this week came out guns blazing at his successor President Emmerson Mnangagwa during his first ever briefing to outsiders since his ousting by the military last November, saying his successor's rule is "unconstitutional", detailed notes provided by those who attended the meeting show. Read More

Rwanda:5 Congolese Die in Violent Refugee Protest

2018-02-23 14:24:20
[New Times] Five Congolese refugees died and 15 others sustained injuries when clashes broke out Thursday between hundreds of refugees and the police after the latter intervened to quell a violent refugees' protest at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees office in Karongi District, the police have said. Read More