January 17 protests still on as Mdoka confesses meeting ruling PP

From Face of Malawi Wed Jan 16 2013, 03:14:32

Consumer rights activist John Kapito, the man behind the planned January 17 2013 demonstrations in Malawi, said on Monday an opportunity for dialogue with government closed after expiry of the consumers' 14-day ultimatum. Kapito, who is executive director of the Consumers Association of Malawi (Cama), told journalists in Blantyre that even if government were to [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Botswana:   Elections Expose Nation's 'Fading' Democracy (analysis)
AfricaPlus
20 October 2014

Botswana earned a reputation for political stability, electoral democracy, and economic growth in the 1970s and 1980s, when much of the African continent appeared to be mired in economic stagnation ... [read more]

South Africa:   Pistorius Taken to Prison (news)
South African Press Association
21 October 2014

Oscar Pistorius looked like he was about to cry as he made his way down to the holding cells below the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday, after being sentenced to five years behind bars. [read more]

Nigeria:   Fate of Chibok Girls Still Uncertain (news)
Deutsche Welle
20 October 2014

Fresh violence in northern Nigeria has dashed hopes of a ceasefire with the militant Islamist sect Boko Haram. Nigerians are doubtful whether the Chibok girls, kidnapped six months ago, will be ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!