All Africa (sort by date) AllAfrica News: Africa (10)sourceAfrica: Minamata Convention, Curbing Mercury Use, Is Now Legally Binding 2 hours 3 min ago [IPS] Rome -The Minamata Convention - a legally-binding landmark treaty, described as the first new environmental agreement in over a decade - entered into force August 16. Africa: Supervolcano Minerals Discovery to Boost Green Cars - Study 4 hours 19 min ago [Thomson Reuters Foundation] Toronto -Scientists have found an unexpected new source for lithium, a key component in battery-powered electric cars and other renewable energy technologies: supervolcanoes. Africa: Bikinis Not Bombs - Why Isn't the Humanitarian Sector Getting Intimate With Love Island? 4 hours 45 min ago [Thomson Reuters Foundation] Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation. Africa: African Press Review 16 August 2017 5 hours 14 min ago [RFI] There's criticism of the way Kenyan authorities are dealing with post-electoral protests in the African press this morning. There's also a lot of talk of Robert Mugabe's wife and her notorious fighting skills. East Africa: Nile River Should Benefit All Parties 5 hours 26 min ago [Daily News] EGYPTIAN President Abdel Al-Sisi arrived in Dar es Salaam on a wet Monday this week. In our local scripture, that could well be a blessing. Africa: Comments On the Communal Land Tenure Bill, 2017 6 hours 33 min ago [Africa In Fact] This is a very wide-ranging Bill that aims to cater for most of the land in the former homelands as well as land transferred to African communities since 1994. It is a potentially flexible piece of legislation that attempts to open up a number of different scenarios for tenure on 'communal' land. In addition it offers different outcomes in regard to the administration of that land. Africa: Kenya's Election - the Good, the Bad and the Memorable Moments 7 hours 10 min ago [The Conversation Africa] A few hours after Kenya's polling stations closed on Tuesday August 8th, the country's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission began transmitting live results. Africa: Namibia Dominate Africa Gold Cup Team 10 hours 7 min ago [Namibian] Namibia dominate the Africa Rugby Gold Cup team that was recently selected on completion of the tournament. Africa: Africa-Israel Summit 'Justifies Colonialism, Apartheid' 10 hours 42 min ago [Al Jazeera] A group of Palestinian activists, academics, and civil society organisations have launched a campaign to deter African nations from partaking in the upcoming Africa-Israel summit, slated to take place in Togo in October. Africa: Venus Williams Brings Activewear 'EleVen' to Africa 11 hours 37 sec ago [This Day] Venus Williams' renowned activewear brand, EleVen By Venus Williams, is collaborating with leading West Africa-based creative talent agency, Temple Management Company to expand its retail business to the continent.