Cosatu Statement On the Released Heher Commission Report Into Higher Education Funding

[COSATU] COSATU reiterates its previous call for this report to be tabled at Nedlac for further engagements because the initiative of free education for the poor cannot be postponed indefinitely. We believe that education is not only a human right but …

[COSATU] COSATU reiterates its previous call for this report to be tabled at Nedlac for further engagements because the initiative of free education for the poor cannot be postponed indefinitely. We believe that education is not only a human right but as socio-economic matter and Nedlac has a role in providing a platform , where society could engage in a sound dialogue that can provide a sustainable solution to the impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Man Drowns in Lake

[Malawi News Agency] Salima -Police in Salima has confirmed death of a 67 year old man who suddenly drowned into Lake Malawi due to drunkenness.

[Malawi News Agency] Salima -Police in Salima has confirmed death of a 67 year old man who suddenly drowned into Lake Malawi due to drunkenness.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Fake Policemen Steal U.S.$34,000

[New Era] Windhoek -A Chinese national has become the latest victim of a spate of well-coordinated high-stake hold-ups after he was robbed of N$500,000 on Saturday morning.

[New Era] Windhoek -A Chinese national has become the latest victim of a spate of well-coordinated high-stake hold-ups after he was robbed of N$500,000 on Saturday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Taxpayers Could Lose Billions as Ifmis and County Manual Records Do Not Tally – Report

[Nation] Taxpayers risk losing billions of shillings in the counties due to the huge variations recorded between the Integrated Financial Management and Information System (Ifmis) and statements of their financial transactions.

[Nation] Taxpayers risk losing billions of shillings in the counties due to the huge variations recorded between the Integrated Financial Management and Information System (Ifmis) and statements of their financial transactions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Moyo Scoffs At Chiwenga Coup Threat

[New Zimbabwe] Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo has scoffed at Defence Forces Commander Constantine Chiwenga demand that President Robert Mugabe stops the ructions and purges which have rocked Zanu PF.

[New Zimbabwe] Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo has scoffed at Defence Forces Commander Constantine Chiwenga demand that President Robert Mugabe stops the ructions and purges which have rocked Zanu PF.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Shanigwa Blasts Ongwediva Firefighters

[New Era] Ongwediva -“I have learned with shock that the Ongwediva Town Council fire brigade could not respond to a fire outbreak as the fire-fighting vehicle was sent to the scene with an empty water tank,” lamented Shaningwa.

[New Era] Ongwediva -"I have learned with shock that the Ongwediva Town Council fire brigade could not respond to a fire outbreak as the fire-fighting vehicle was sent to the scene with an empty water tank," lamented Shaningwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Wandale Has ‘Mental Illness’, Psychiatry Expert Report in Court Says

[Nyasa Times] Self-styled supreme leader of People’s Land Organisation (PLO) Vincent Wandale has a “mental illness”, a psychiatrist report tendered at Lilongwe Magistrate Court has said, according to National Police Headquarters chief prosecutor Happy …

[Nyasa Times] Self-styled supreme leader of People's Land Organisation (PLO) Vincent Wandale has a "mental illness", a psychiatrist report tendered at Lilongwe Magistrate Court has said, according to National Police Headquarters chief prosecutor Happy Mkandawire.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Queens Shooter Demands ‘Reflective Discussion’ With Netball Body

[Nyasa Times] Netball Association of Malawi (NAM) has refused to comment on Australia-based goal-shooter Mwawi Kumwenda’s stand made by her manager Hlupi Chalamba that the conditions for the player’s return to the Queens, who are in camp to start prepa…

[Nyasa Times] Netball Association of Malawi (NAM) has refused to comment on Australia-based goal-shooter Mwawi Kumwenda's stand made by her manager Hlupi Chalamba that the conditions for the player's return to the Queens, who are in camp to start preparations for test matches against England this month, is that there should be a meeting to thrash out their acrimony.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi