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  1. South Africa: Public Protector Makes Waves With State Capture, Apartheid Bailout Reports

    06.19 / 22:17 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [allAfrica] Cape Town -Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has said that President Jacob Zuma's court bid to to set aside a report that probed alleged "state capture" by his friends, the Gupta family, will be…
  2. Africa: Drought and Jobless, Hopeless Youth, Fertile Grounds for Extremism

    06.19 / 22:17 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [IPS] Rome/Ouagadougou -Ignoring the plight of jobless young people in sub-Saharan Africa is a recipe for political instability and global insecurity, warned a high-level symposium of Africa's interior, environment and foreign affairs ministers in Ouagadougou, Burkina…
  3. Tanzania: Editor of Banned 'Mawio' Fears for His Life

    06.19 / 22:17 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The owner and editor-in-chief of banned weekly Mawio said yesterday that he had received threatening phone…
  4. Africa: Trump Administration Urges Move From 'Aid' to 'Trade'

    06.19 / 22:17 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [Daily Maverick] The Trump Administration has signalled its impatience to replace the AGOA preferential trade deal with Africa with normal two-way free trade agreements. By PETER…
  5. Djibouti: Djibouti Plays the West Off Against the Far East

    06.19 / 22:17 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [ISS] China recently established a military base in Djibouti. Little is known about the base except that it may have capacity to house up to 10 000 troops. The military base has attracted much international attention, with little understanding of either Djibouti or China's…
  6. South Africa: ICC to Rule Over South Africa's Failure to Arrest Indicted Sudanese President

    06.18 / 12:50 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [Radio Dabanga] The Hague -The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague is expected to rule over South Africa's failure to arrest President Omar Al Bashir within three…
  7. Rwanda: Ruling Party Picks Kagame as President Candidate

    06.18 / 12:50 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [New Times] Members of the RPF-Inkotanyi have unanimously nominated President Paul Kagame for re-election in the forthcoming presidential elections that are slated in…
  8. Africa: Africa Could Help Feed the World - If Its Fertile Land Doesn't Vanish

    06.18 / 12:50 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [IPS] Ouagadougou -The 23rd World Day to Combat Desertification was celebrated in Burkina Faso's capital of Ouagadougou on June 15 with a call to create two million jobs and restore 10 million hectares of degraded…
  9. Mali: Soldiers Killed in Attack On Mali Military Camp

    06.18 / 12:50 allafrica.com Allafrica.com - Africa
    [Al Jazeera] At least five soldiers have been killed after an attack on an army post in northern Mali, according to the country's…