Gender-based Violence Knocked Out

[Namibian] Gender-based Violence in Namibia was put in the spotlight on Saturday with a rather unconventional campaign at the Champions in Action boxing bonanza in Windhoek.

[Namibian] Gender-based Violence in Namibia was put in the spotlight on Saturday with a rather unconventional campaign at the Champions in Action boxing bonanza in Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

State Pharmaceutical Company On Brink of Collapse

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican state-owned pharmaceutical company, Farmac, is in a state of near collapse, without even enough money to pay its workers, according to a report in Tuesday’s issue of the Maputo daily “Noticias”.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican state-owned pharmaceutical company, Farmac, is in a state of near collapse, without even enough money to pay its workers, according to a report in Tuesday's issue of the Maputo daily "Noticias".

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Opposition Trio in the Dock

[The Herald] Three MDC-T activists who allegedly stormed a Zanu-PF councillor’s house in Chitungwiza and smashed her car’s windscreen after a heated argument over voter registration appeared in court yesterday. Clara Panganayi (62) of Unit H, Lucia Ruy…

[The Herald] Three MDC-T activists who allegedly stormed a Zanu-PF councillor's house in Chitungwiza and smashed her car's windscreen after a heated argument over voter registration appeared in court yesterday. Clara Panganayi (62) of Unit H, Lucia Ruya (37) and Amos Kaliati (43) are facing charges of public violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

International Award for Mensah-Williams

[Namibian] Margaret Mensah-Williams, the chairperson of the National Council, last night received an international award for fighting infertility of women and men on the African continent.

[Namibian] Margaret Mensah-Williams, the chairperson of the National Council, last night received an international award for fighting infertility of women and men on the African continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Sibanda Reflects On PSL Formation

[The Herald] Premier Soccer League founding secretary-general Chris Sibanda hasn’t been feeling well as he recovers from the surgery he underwent early this year in the United Kingdom. Sibanda, who was the league’s secretary-general between 1993 and 19…

[The Herald] Premier Soccer League founding secretary-general Chris Sibanda hasn't been feeling well as he recovers from the surgery he underwent early this year in the United Kingdom. Sibanda, who was the league's secretary-general between 1993 and 1999, said he would have loved to attend the fundraising match for David "Yogi" Mandigora, being organised by United Kingdom-based Zimbabwean soccer legends, but cannot because of the illness.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Storm Senator Khalwale’s Home to Search for ‘Plans’ to Disrupt Poll

[Nairobi News] Police have stormed the home of former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale to search for alleged detailed plans to disrupt presidential elections due on Thursday.

[Nairobi News] Police have stormed the home of former Kakamega Senator Boni Khalwale to search for alleged detailed plans to disrupt presidential elections due on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Party Youth Leader Accused of Embezzling Funds

[New Zimbabwe] Disgruntled Zanu PF youths protested at the party’s Chipinge district offices on Tuesday, accusing a senior official of embezzling funds meant for housing stands promised by ministers last year.

[New Zimbabwe] Disgruntled Zanu PF youths protested at the party's Chipinge district offices on Tuesday, accusing a senior official of embezzling funds meant for housing stands promised by ministers last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

External Audit Shows Systems Secure, Ready for Oct 26 Poll – OT-Morpho

[Capital FM] Nairobi -French IT firm OT-Morpho has stated its willingness to support the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to hold a credible and transparent fresh presidential election this Thursday, assuring that its systems are …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -French IT firm OT-Morpho has stated its willingness to support the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to hold a credible and transparent fresh presidential election this Thursday, assuring that its systems are secure.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya