Africa today at a glance

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP 

Zimbabwe poll listing

Zimbabwe begins voter registration for polls due next year in which long-serving President Robert Mugabe will again seek to extend his stay in power.

US caution on Kenya

The US State Department issues a travel alert against Kenya over possible violence related to the October 17 fresh presidential election.

EU discusses Libya

The European Union Interior ministers meet in Brussels, Belgium to discuss cooperation with Libya to stem the migrant crisis, and reforms to Schengen area border controls to curb terrorism.

Angola poll standoff

Angola's main opposition party Unita considers boycotting parliament after the Constitutional Court validated the August 23 General Election won by the ruling MPLA party.

Zuma corruption suit

South Africa's Supreme Court begins to hear an appeal against an earlier court ruling to reinstate almost 800 dropped corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Lesotho buries army chief

Lesotho holds the funeral of slain army chief Khoantle Motsomotso whose killing at the hands of rival army officers has plunged the small mountain kingdom into uncertainty.

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