archives : April 2008

     

Panafrica - United States - United Kingdom - International
Hillary and Bill Clinton have earned $109m since they left the White House in 2000, according to tax returns released by the Clinton presidential campaign on Friday. - Saturday 5 April 2008


Panafrica - United States - United Kingdom - International
Labour unions called on Friday for Hillary Clinton’s chief strategist to be fired after it emerged that he met this week the Colombian ambassador to discuss a trade agreement that the Democratic presidential hopeful vehemently opposes. - Saturday 5 April 2008


Panafrica - Zimbabwe - United States - United Kingdom - International
THE MILITANT Veterans of Zimbabwe’s liberation war on Friday evening vowed to seize the remaining white-owned commercial farms if Robert Mugabe loses the expected second round of a presidential ballot. - Saturday 5 April 2008


Zimbabwe - United States - United Kingdom - International
ZANU-PF party has decided that its leader Robert Mugabe should contest a run-off vote against opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai if neither wins a majority in a presidential election. - Friday 4 April 2008


Panafrica - Ghana - Niger
The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has invited 22 local players to commence camping in preparation towards the second-leg match against Niger in the Africa Nations Championship (CAN) qualifier 13 April in Niamey, the capital of Niger. - Friday 4 April 2008


Panafrica - Nigeria - International
Nigeria’s President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua has ordered the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) and the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), to take urgent action to end the current scarcity of petrol in parts of the country. - Friday 4 April 2008


South africa - Zimbabwe - United States - United Kingdom
A global media freedom watchdog, Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) has expressed alarm over the arrest and detention of "New York Times" correspondent, Barry Bearak and called for "his immediate release", CPJ Press communique disclosed Thursday. - Friday 4 April 2008


Morocco - United States - International
The general secretary of the moroccan press national syndicate Mohamed Daw Serraj, (SNPM from its french acronym, Syndicat National de la Presse Maroccaine), is reported to have been injured in the head by two men who assaulted him, Tuesday evening, with a metal bar. - Friday 4 April 2008


Two persons, including an 18-year-old student, were killed during demonstrations against the high cost of living Monday and Tuesday in Abidjan, according to an official statement issued here Thursday. - Friday 4 April 2008


Panafrica - Caribbean islands
Jamaica’s premier film production company Firefly Films is holding open auditions at 10a West Kings House Road from 4-6pm to cast actors in a new film – ‘Blood, Gold and Green’ – on Tuesday, April 8. The film will be shot by director Paul Bucknor, founder of Firefly Films, and acclaimed director of Goathead and The Full Monty. - Friday 4 April 2008

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