South African Government’s Handling of Covid-19 – Study Shows Declining Trust

The public has been overwhelmed by a surge in misleading and false information during the COVID-19 pandemic. The World Health Organisation has decried this “infodemic”, ...
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Burkina Faso’s President Sacks Defense Minister

Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso — Burkina Faso’s President Roch Kabore has dismissed the country’s defense minister in the wake of widespread protests Saturday against insecurity. Cherif ...
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Nigeria: Finally, National Assembly Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Senate and House of Representatives have passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The bill was first passed at the house of reps after the ...
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Nigerian Govt Writes Western Diplomats, Lists ‘Atrocities’ of Biafra Leader Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr Nnamdi Kanu, orchestrated the killing of 60 persons and the destruction of property in 55 ...
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Nigeria: Residents Panic As Lagos Govt Moves to ‘Develop’ Another Slum

“Development” and “regeneration” euphemistic terms are often used by the state government when it is set to demolish poorer communities. They are then rebuilt with ...
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Nigeria: CSOs Raise the Alarm Over Non-Implementation of Police Trust Fund

Abuja — Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) yesterday raised the alarm over the non-implementation of the Nigerian Police Trust Fund (NPTF) Act 2019 signed into law ...
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Malawi: Mutharika Refuses to Sign UK Govt.’s Decision to Stop Health Funding

Malawi’s former President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has allegedly refused to append his signature on United Kingdom Government’s decision to stop health funding on Neglected ...
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Zimbabwe: MDC MP Demands Housing Minister Garwe’s Resignation Over Demolitions

SOUTHERTON MDC Alliance MP Peter Moyo has demanded that National Housing Minister Daniel Garwe should resign immediately, or be fired by President Emmerson Mnangagwa over ...
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Zimbabwe: ‘Govt Has Killed Us’ – Harare Traders As Demolitions Continue

INFORMAL traders at Tichagarika shopping centre and Glen View 8 home industries complex in Harare have equated the government’s decision Tuesday to demolish their market ...
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East Africa: EALA Legislators Accumulate $1m in Unpaid Allowances

Members of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) have requested that the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat settle over $1 million outstanding allowances owed to ...
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