U.S. – Based Organization Assures Support

[New Dawn] The Vice President of the United Bong County Association in the Americas Mr. Fred Sodone says the association is committed to working with the people of Bong to better improve their lives.

[New Dawn] The Vice President of the United Bong County Association in the Americas Mr. Fred Sodone says the association is committed to working with the people of Bong to better improve their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LACC Targets High Schools in Corruption Fight

[New Dawn] The Liberia Anti – Corruption Commission (LACC) says it is targeting more than 50 public high schools and students in a partnership to fight against corruption here.

[New Dawn] The Liberia Anti - Corruption Commission (LACC) says it is targeting more than 50 public high schools and students in a partnership to fight against corruption here.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Serbian Assassin a No-Show in Cape Town Court

[News24Wire] Serbian assassin Dobrosav Gavric was meant to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday so that conditions about his incarceration could be discussed.

[News24Wire] Serbian assassin Dobrosav Gavric was meant to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Tuesday so that conditions about his incarceration could be discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Forgotten Mining Town Where Rape Is ‘Normal’

[GroundUp] Aneni* sits on a wooden armchair, staring out of her open front door, which lets a chink of sunlight into her dimly-lit lounge. Her three-year-old child, wearing a bright pink dress, plays with a tattered doll and sings nursery rhymes to her…

[GroundUp] Aneni* sits on a wooden armchair, staring out of her open front door, which lets a chink of sunlight into her dimly-lit lounge. Her three-year-old child, wearing a bright pink dress, plays with a tattered doll and sings nursery rhymes to herself as Aneni recounts the day in November when she was repeatedly gang-raped by three men in balaclavas.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mnangagwa Unrepentant On Zim Land Acquisition

[New Era] Windhoek -Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said his government was unapologetic about how it went about taking land from mainly white farmers, saying land was central to his country’s liberation struggle.

[New Era] Windhoek -Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday said his government was unapologetic about how it went about taking land from mainly white farmers, saying land was central to his country's liberation struggle.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fifty-Nine New Cases of Hepatitis E Recorded

[New Era] Windhoek -In the last six days, health workers have recorded 59 new cases of hepatitis E of which three of the victims are in a critical condition in acute care, according to figures released by the Ministry of Health and Social Services.

[New Era] Windhoek -In the last six days, health workers have recorded 59 new cases of hepatitis E of which three of the victims are in a critical condition in acute care, according to figures released by the Ministry of Health and Social Services.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Swapo Party Youth League Urged to Take Part in Nation-Building

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary Ephraim Nekongo has encouraged party youth members to continue combating the retrogressive tendencies of tribalism, ethnicity, nepotism, racism, sexism, chauvinism, regionalism and personali…

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Party Youth League (SPYL) secretary Ephraim Nekongo has encouraged party youth members to continue combating the retrogressive tendencies of tribalism, ethnicity, nepotism, racism, sexism, chauvinism, regionalism and personality cult - and strive to build a Namibian house where no one is left out.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Narratives About South Africa’s Black Athletes Need to Be Reclaimed and Retold

[The Conversation Africa] A fair amount has been written by academics about the history of black cricket, rugby and soccer in South Africa. These writings have given voice to sportsmen and women who were made invisible during the eras of colonialism an…

[The Conversation Africa] A fair amount has been written by academics about the history of black cricket, rugby and soccer in South Africa. These writings have given voice to sportsmen and women who were made invisible during the eras of colonialism and apartheid - and even today, after the end of formal apartheid. Such work charts a way forward for creating more decolonised perspectives about the role of black people in South African sports.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – NFA Opens January Transfer Window

[New Era] Windhoek -With the 2017/18 MTC Namibia Premier League (NPL) football season on a break due to the Brave Warriors’ 2018 CHAN participation, the Namibia Football Association (NFA) opened registration for the player transfer window within the va…

[New Era] Windhoek -With the 2017/18 MTC Namibia Premier League (NPL) football season on a break due to the Brave Warriors' 2018 CHAN participation, the Namibia Football Association (NFA) opened registration for the player transfer window within the various leagues in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia