Govt Rolls Out Anti-Cancer Vaccine in Schools

[The Herald] Government yesterday began the national roll-out of anti-cancer vaccine to girls between the ages of 10 and 14 years with a sizable number of girls agreeing to receiving the treatment in Harare.

[The Herald] Government yesterday began the national roll-out of anti-cancer vaccine to girls between the ages of 10 and 14 years with a sizable number of girls agreeing to receiving the treatment in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Prophet Jailed for Arson

[The Herald] A self-styled prophet has been jailed for one year for torching and destroying a house in Masvingo’s Clovely suburb, while trying to kill a goblin he said was behind the mysterious sickness of a woman who stayed there.

[The Herald] A self-styled prophet has been jailed for one year for torching and destroying a house in Masvingo's Clovely suburb, while trying to kill a goblin he said was behind the mysterious sickness of a woman who stayed there.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

From Gardener to Graduate, Actor Timmy Shares His Story

[The Herald] Last week was a bittersweet time for Timothy “Timmy” Tapfumaneyi. The actor’s mentor and partner in yesteryear series “Bhonzo Nechikwata”, Lawrence “Bhonzo” Simbarashe, died a week before Timmy celebrated his MBA degree.

[The Herald] Last week was a bittersweet time for Timothy "Timmy" Tapfumaneyi. The actor's mentor and partner in yesteryear series "Bhonzo Nechikwata", Lawrence "Bhonzo" Simbarashe, died a week before Timmy celebrated his MBA degree.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Blind Demand Secret Ballot

[The Herald] A Harare man has approached the High Court seeking to compel the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to print ballot papers in Braille or the template ballot to ensure people who are visually impaired enjoy their right to a secret vote.

[The Herald] A Harare man has approached the High Court seeking to compel the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to print ballot papers in Braille or the template ballot to ensure people who are visually impaired enjoy their right to a secret vote.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Violence Rocks Chamisa’s Party

[The Herald] An implosion has hit MDC-T amid reports that the party leadership was imposing National Assembly and local authority candidates for the forthcoming harmonised election.

[The Herald] An implosion has hit MDC-T amid reports that the party leadership was imposing National Assembly and local authority candidates for the forthcoming harmonised election.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Army Sticks to Its Guns On Training

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) will continue offering training for its members with or without adequate resources as skills development is a continuous process, a senior officer has said.

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe National Army (ZNA) will continue offering training for its members with or without adequate resources as skills development is a continuous process, a senior officer has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gilbert Muponda Goes Back to His Roots

[The Herald] Growing up in Zimbabwe’s high-density suburb of Warren Park in the early 1980s Gilbert Muponda was an astute and intelligent young kid, who dreamt of fast cars and wanted to be a lawyer.

[The Herald] Growing up in Zimbabwe's high-density suburb of Warren Park in the early 1980s Gilbert Muponda was an astute and intelligent young kid, who dreamt of fast cars and wanted to be a lawyer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Meet Some of the Foot Soldiers in Nigeria’s Quiet Gender Revolution

[African Arguments] As Nigeria readies itself for general elections in 2019, the absence of female political leaders has been thrown into stark relief. Women are almost nowhere to be seen in key positions of power, while less than 6% of the nation’s la…

[African Arguments] As Nigeria readies itself for general elections in 2019, the absence of female political leaders has been thrown into stark relief. Women are almost nowhere to be seen in key positions of power, while less than 6% of the nation's lawmakers are female.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria