VOA News: Africa Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:19:04 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America South Africa Opposition Parties Begin Alliance Talks Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:19:04 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:19:04 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:19:04 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-09-03-voa2.cfm?rss=africa Eight parties are reportedly part of the ongoing talks that could lead to a unified opposition. "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-09-03-voa2.cfm?RSS=Africa" SPLM Dismisses Solana’s Sudan Unity Pronouncement Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:36:26 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:36:26 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 01:36:26 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-09-03-voa3.cfm?rss=africa Javier Solana said shortly after holding discussions with Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak that he favors a united Sudan. "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-09-03-voa3.cfm?RSS=Africa" Aid Agency Calls for Scale-Up Response to Crisis at Three Somali Refugee Camps Thu, 03 Sep 2009 03:24:21 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 03:24:21 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 03:24:21 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-09-03-voa4.cfm?rss=africa Aid Agency Calls for Scale-Up Response to Crisis at Three Somali Refugee Camps "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-09-03-voa4.cfm?RSS=Africa" US East Coast Suburb Residents Protest Gadhafi Visit Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:17:03 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:17:03 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:17:03 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa18.cfm?rss=africa Englewood, New Jersey residents say they distrust Libyan leader's reported decision not to stay in their town "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa18.cfm?RSS=Africa" Bongo's Son Wins Gabon Presidential Election Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:31:18 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:31:18 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 13:31:18 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa19.cfm?rss=africa Announcement on state television says Ali Ben Bongo was elected with nearly 42 percent of votes "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa19.cfm?RSS=Africa" US Criticizes Kenyan President Over Anti-Graft Chief Reappointment Thu, 03 Sep 2009 14:18:00 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 14:18:00 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 14:18:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa24.cfm?rss=africa US ambassador says decision to reappoint Justice Aaron Ringera raises troubling questions, given agency's poor record "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa24.cfm?RSS=Africa" Upcoming SADC Summit Strains Zimbabwe Inclusive Government Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:32:00 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:32:00 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 11:32:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa34.cfm?rss=africa Political temperatures rising in Zimbabwe before crucial summit of Southern African Development Community to be held next week in Kinshasa "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa34.cfm?RSS=Africa" South African Group Fuses African, Western Music Thu, 03 Sep 2009 15:47:46 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 15:47:46 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 15:47:46 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-09-03-voa35.cfm?rss=africa Gang of Instrumentals wants to get rid of segregation in popular music. "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-09-03-voa35.cfm?RSS=Africa" Conservationists Call for Protection of Endangered Heritage Sites in Africa Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:36:47 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:36:47 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 16:36:47 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa42.cfm?rss=africa World Heritage Sites in danger includes 13 African sites spread among eight countries "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa42.cfm?RSS=Africa" Africa to Demand Legally-Binding Reparations at Climate Summit Thu, 03 Sep 2009 17:12:58 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 17:12:58 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 17:12:58 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa50.cfm?rss=africa Continent's chief climate negotiators are signaling there will be no compromise on core issues "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa50.cfm?RSS=Africa"