Learning Chinese Now a Necessity – DPS Foreign

[Kingdom of Lesotho] A three-month long course on Chinese language for Lesotho government officials was opened at the Chinese Confucius classroom (culture and language centre) established within the Machabeng College in Maseru on Tuesday.

[Kingdom of Lesotho] A three-month long course on Chinese language for Lesotho government officials was opened at the Chinese Confucius classroom (culture and language centre) established within the Machabeng College in Maseru on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Civilians Caught in Middle as War Nears 4-year Mark

[VOA] The mourners carried the casket through the tall grass along Uganda’s border with war-torn South Sudan. A church choir sang graveside hymns as the deceased relatives wailed, tears streaming down their faces.

[VOA] The mourners carried the casket through the tall grass along Uganda's border with war-torn South Sudan. A church choir sang graveside hymns as the deceased relatives wailed, tears streaming down their faces.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Kagera Grenade Blast Kills 5 Pupils, Injures 24

[Daily News] Five pupils died while 24 others were injured on Wednesday morning when a grenade exploded at Kihinga Primary School, Ngara District in Kagera Region, police have confirmed.

[Daily News] Five pupils died while 24 others were injured on Wednesday morning when a grenade exploded at Kihinga Primary School, Ngara District in Kagera Region, police have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zambia Launches Its First National Financial Inclusion Strategy

[World Bank] Lusaka -Today, the Government of Zambia launched its National Financial Inclusion Strategy, as well as its Financial Sector Development Policy, and Financial Capability Survey Report with support from the World Bank Group. The three docume…

[World Bank] Lusaka -Today, the Government of Zambia launched its National Financial Inclusion Strategy, as well as its Financial Sector Development Policy, and Financial Capability Survey Report with support from the World Bank Group. The three documents will help strengthen the development of the financial sector in Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Supreme Court Weighs Up Extra-Long Prison Terms

[Namibian] THE constitutionality of jail terms that exceed the expected lifespan of long-term prison inmates will be weighed up by five judges of the Supreme Court following an appeal hearing yesterday.

[Namibian] THE constitutionality of jail terms that exceed the expected lifespan of long-term prison inmates will be weighed up by five judges of the Supreme Court following an appeal hearing yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Department Apologises to Commuters Affected By Taxi Strike

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Transport has extended an apology for any inconvenience that might be caused to the learners, labour and businesses as a result of the taxi strike.

[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Transport has extended an apology for any inconvenience that might be caused to the learners, labour and businesses as a result of the taxi strike.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suspended Gauteng Health Dept Head Approaches Court Over Life Esidimeni Subpoena

[News24Wire] Dr Tiego Selebano, the suspended head of the Gauteng health department, has approached the high court to set aside the subpoena ordering him to appear at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings.

[News24Wire] Dr Tiego Selebano, the suspended head of the Gauteng health department, has approached the high court to set aside the subpoena ordering him to appear at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa