Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire, speaking in East English Village in Detroit on December 6, 2008. (Photo: Alan Pollock)., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
Thursday November 28, 2013
Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast for Thursday November 21, 2013
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The British government has suspended aid to the Malawian state in Southern Africa. President Joyce Banda has terminated several ministers in connection with allegations of embezzlement and a case of attempted murder.
The government of Mozambique has held local elections despite a recent series of attacks by the RENAMO rebel organization. RENAMO has its origins in the former colonial police during Portuguese imperialist rule.
The Zimbabwe government under ZANU-PF is working to restructure information and media services. Minister of Information Prof. Jonathan Moyo has recently met with Reuters press agency and other media houses in the Southern African nation.
Finally, South African miners are continuous strike action at the Northam and Glencore facilities. The National Uniob of Mineworkers (NUM) negotiators say that the workers are demanding better pay and conditions of employment.