Daily Archives: April 23, 2018

Angolan President Sacks Armed Forces, Spy Bosses in Latest Purge

Angolan President Joao Lourenco sacked the chief of staff of the armed forces and the head of the foreign intelligence agency on Monday, his latest moves against officials tainted by graft allegations or links to …

Former Malawi President Joyce Banda Returns from Exile

Former Malawi President Joyce Banda will return home Saturday after spending more than three years in self-imposed exile because of graft allegations, a spokesman for her political party said Monday.

Cashgate, a corruption scandal in …

Zimbabwe Police Vow Zero Tolerance for Election Violence

Zimbabwe is just months away from important nationwide elections. On Monday, the police force announced several changes aimed at ensuring the polls are free of violence.

Erasmus Makodza is heading the new election command within …

Labour roadshow on system options for employers seeking exemption

Department of Labour NMW roadshow told about system options for employers seeking exemption

The system will give one of the three outcomes on the employer’s application for exemption. It will either grant exemption, reject or …

US Builds Drone Base in Niger, Crossroads of Extremism Fight

On the scorching edge of the Sahara Desert, the U.S. Air Force is building a base for armed drones, the newest front in America’s battle against the growing extremist threat in Africa’s vast Sahel region.…