Govt Launches Command Fisheries At Tokwe Mukosi Dam

[The Herald] Government has launched the National Command Fisheries Programme at Tokwe Mukosi Dam in southern Masvingo, with a target to stock at least 1,5 million fingerlings (young fish) to boost fish production across the province.

[The Herald] Government has launched the National Command Fisheries Programme at Tokwe Mukosi Dam in southern Masvingo, with a target to stock at least 1,5 million fingerlings (young fish) to boost fish production across the province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Doctor in South Kordofan Receives Aurora Prize

[Radio Dabanga] Yerevan -The $1 million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity of 2017 was awarded to Dr Tom Catena, a Catholic physician from New York who has saved thousands of lives as the sole doctor permanently based in Sudan’s war-ravaged Nuba Mount…

[Radio Dabanga] Yerevan -The $1 million Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity of 2017 was awarded to Dr Tom Catena, a Catholic physician from New York who has saved thousands of lives as the sole doctor permanently based in Sudan's war-ravaged Nuba Mountains where humanitarian aid is restricted.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

West Darfur Headmaster Transferred to Omdurman Prison

[Radio Dabanga] Sirba -The headmaster of the Sirba Higher Secondary School who was detained in West Darfur in February without being charged, has been transferred to El Huda prison in Omdurman.

[Radio Dabanga] Sirba -The headmaster of the Sirba Higher Secondary School who was detained in West Darfur in February without being charged, has been transferred to El Huda prison in Omdurman.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ugandan, DR Congo in Talks to Solve Lakes Albert, Edward Disputes

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan government delegation is in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo for talks over transboundary disputes and management of Lakes Albert and Edward in the Albertine region in South Western Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan government delegation is in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo for talks over transboundary disputes and management of Lakes Albert and Edward in the Albertine region in South Western Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Takes Measures to Prevent Al Shabaab Attacks

[Shabelle] Security agencies in Garissa county have put in place measures to ensure peace is maintained during and after the election. Garissa is among the 33 counties identified by the National Cohesion and Integrity Commission as possible post-electi…

[Shabelle] Security agencies in Garissa county have put in place measures to ensure peace is maintained during and after the election. Garissa is among the 33 counties identified by the National Cohesion and Integrity Commission as possible post-election violence hotspots.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Man Rapes Minor Cousins, Jailed

[New Zimbabwe] A 23-year-old man, who raped his minor cousin and got away with it after his mother concealed the crime, has been jailed for 19 years after he went on to force himself on the girl’s sibling.

[New Zimbabwe] A 23-year-old man, who raped his minor cousin and got away with it after his mother concealed the crime, has been jailed for 19 years after he went on to force himself on the girl's sibling.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘The Executioner’ to Defend Boxing Title Against ‘The Miracle’

[Namibian] Namibia’s WBO Africa middleweight champion, Walter “The Executioner” Kautondokwa will travel to Accra to defend his title against Obodei Sai of Ghana on 16 June.

[Namibian] Namibia's WBO Africa middleweight champion, Walter "The Executioner" Kautondokwa will travel to Accra to defend his title against Obodei Sai of Ghana on 16 June.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Central Bank Holds Basic Lending Rate At 10%

[Nation] The maximum cost of loans remains unchanged after the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) on Monday retained the base lending rate as banks continued to shy from lending due to the legal caps on borrowing rates.

[Nation] The maximum cost of loans remains unchanged after the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) on Monday retained the base lending rate as banks continued to shy from lending due to the legal caps on borrowing rates.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Party Wins Ward Unopposed

[The Herald] Hurungwe -Zanu-PF candidate for Ward 2 by-election in Hurungwe District Council, Cde Edward Makarani, won the seat after he successfully filed his papers uncontested.

[The Herald] Hurungwe -Zanu-PF candidate for Ward 2 by-election in Hurungwe District Council, Cde Edward Makarani, won the seat after he successfully filed his papers uncontested.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe