Africa Midday

TOP STORIES ON AFRICA MIDDAY AT THIS HOUR

** A rare meeting between South Sudan government and leaders of fifteen rebel groups, is underway in the capital Juba..................

** ** The UN Secretary-General has expressed concern over the military developments in northeast Syria................

** and........Retired academic, Kais Saied is Tunisia's next president..................




in business news........South Africa's President says government is open to engaging with external investors in order to save the national carrier.................

** and in sports news...........Springbok backline coach Mzwandile Stick likens Japan to All Blacks and the Pumas.......