Company Gives Family U.S.$364 After Loved One Mauled to Death By Dogs

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal family has been left distraught after they were offered a mere R5 000 following the mauling to death of their loved one by two dogs at the equestrian estate where the 33-year-old man worked.

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal family has been left distraught after they were offered a mere R5 000 following the mauling to death of their loved one by two dogs at the equestrian estate where the 33-year-old man worked.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Chakwera Calls for ‘Bloodsucking’ Inquiry

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president and leader of opposition in parliament, Lazarus Chakwera, has said it is sad that a few superstitious individuals and communities have chosen to “tear the fabric of our society apart” and disturb the …

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president and leader of opposition in parliament, Lazarus Chakwera, has said it is sad that a few superstitious individuals and communities have chosen to "tear the fabric of our society apart" and disturb the peace in the country through spread of fallacious 'bloodsucking' rumours.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Workers Union Censures Mugabe Over Vendors

[New Zimbabwe] The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) has condemned President Robert Mugabe for ordering the removal of vendors from the streets of Harare and urged the government to immediately rescind the decision.

[New Zimbabwe] The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) has condemned President Robert Mugabe for ordering the removal of vendors from the streets of Harare and urged the government to immediately rescind the decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lightning Kills Two KZN Schoolgirls

[News24Wire] Two schoolgirls have been killed by lightning while on their way to school in Msinga, northern KwaZulu-Natal, the province’s department of co-operative governance and traditional affairs said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Two schoolgirls have been killed by lightning while on their way to school in Msinga, northern KwaZulu-Natal, the province's department of co-operative governance and traditional affairs said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Maintenance Fee Just Too Much, Cries Sulu

[New Zimbabwe] Prominent musician, Sulumani Chimbetu who is struggling to pay alimony fees for his two children with his first wife is seeking downward variation of the dues from $800 to $200 per month.

[New Zimbabwe] Prominent musician, Sulumani Chimbetu who is struggling to pay alimony fees for his two children with his first wife is seeking downward variation of the dues from $800 to $200 per month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Diaspora Could Help Revive Ailing Economy

[IPS] Harare -At the dawn of the millennium, Sheila Mponda, 60, waved goodbye to her four children, who were leaving Zimbabwe for the United Kingdom in search of greener pastures. Mponda had just lost her husband and had been a housewife all her life.

[IPS] Harare -At the dawn of the millennium, Sheila Mponda, 60, waved goodbye to her four children, who were leaving Zimbabwe for the United Kingdom in search of greener pastures. Mponda had just lost her husband and had been a housewife all her life.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bank Gaborone Launches Refreshed Brand

[New Era] Windhoek -On Thursday last week Bank Gaborone celebrated the launch of its refreshed brand as a member of the Capricorn Group. More than eleven years ago the Capricorn Group decided to enter the Botswana financial services sector with the est…

[New Era] Windhoek -On Thursday last week Bank Gaborone celebrated the launch of its refreshed brand as a member of the Capricorn Group. More than eleven years ago the Capricorn Group decided to enter the Botswana financial services sector with the establishment of Bank Gaborone.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

MP Mkandawire ‘Responds Positively’ to Joining Opposition

[Nyasa Times] A new step in the realignment of Malawi politics ahead of the 2019 Tripartite elections, veteran politician and business magnet Harry Mlekanjala Mkandawire has welcomed an open invitation by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus C…

[Nyasa Times] A new step in the realignment of Malawi politics ahead of the 2019 Tripartite elections, veteran politician and business magnet Harry Mlekanjala Mkandawire has welcomed an open invitation by Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera to join the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Homelink Plans to Build 3 000 Housing Units

[The Herald] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink plans to build over 3 000 housing units and commercial buildings near Lake Chivero in a bid to provide decent and affordable houses for all Zimbabweans especially the Diaspora community. H…

[The Herald] Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) subsidiary Homelink plans to build over 3 000 housing units and commercial buildings near Lake Chivero in a bid to provide decent and affordable houses for all Zimbabweans especially the Diaspora community. Homelink has been a significant player in housing provision since 2004 when it established the Homelink Housing Development Scheme (HHDS).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Close to 88,000 Land Use Rights Registered in Communal Areas

[New Era] Windhoek -A team of Namibian and international land rights experts has developed a comprehensive strategy for land reform and offered advice on the legislative process.

[New Era] Windhoek -A team of Namibian and international land rights experts has developed a comprehensive strategy for land reform and offered advice on the legislative process.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia