Women Boxers Battle Social Norms

[Al Jazeera] Zambian women are increasingly taking up boxing, in part because they are inspired by World Boxing Council bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri.

[Al Jazeera] Zambian women are increasingly taking up boxing, in part because they are inspired by World Boxing Council bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Compliance Audits for Councils

[The Herald] Government is set to carry out compliance audits of local authorities after realising that some councils were hiding some expenditures in their budgets in a bid to meet 70:30 service delivery to employment costs ratio.

[The Herald] Government is set to carry out compliance audits of local authorities after realising that some councils were hiding some expenditures in their budgets in a bid to meet 70:30 service delivery to employment costs ratio.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

State-Owned Energy Firm Closes in On U.S.$1,1 Billion Loan

[The Herald] ZESA Holdings says nearly all of the 14 conditions precedent for the release of the $1,1 billion loan by China Eximbank for expansion of Hwange Power Station have been met.

[The Herald] ZESA Holdings says nearly all of the 14 conditions precedent for the release of the $1,1 billion loan by China Eximbank for expansion of Hwange Power Station have been met.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country Needs to Shape Up, Says Opposition Politician Chakwera

[Nyasa Times] Leader of opposition and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarous Chakwera has called for what he calls mental revolution, saying citizens should stop accepting things that are wrong.

[Nyasa Times] Leader of opposition and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarous Chakwera has called for what he calls mental revolution, saying citizens should stop accepting things that are wrong.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Relief As Fresh Water Discovered Near Lamu’s Lake Kenyatta

[Nation] Residents in Mpeketoni in Lamu are breathing a sigh of relief after a fresh water well was discovered near Lake Kenyatta which dried up a few weeks ago following ravaging drought.

[Nation] Residents in Mpeketoni in Lamu are breathing a sigh of relief after a fresh water well was discovered near Lake Kenyatta which dried up a few weeks ago following ravaging drought.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Beaten Ulinzi Pick Valuable Lessons From CAF Tie

[Nation] Ulinzi Stars coach Benjamin Nyangweso says that the mind games he played on Egyptian club Smouha last week was the reason his team was able to pull off the excellent performance during Saturday’s Caf Confederation Cup return match in Machakos.

[Nation] Ulinzi Stars coach Benjamin Nyangweso says that the mind games he played on Egyptian club Smouha last week was the reason his team was able to pull off the excellent performance during Saturday's Caf Confederation Cup return match in Machakos.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ramatlhakwane Strike Sinks Matebele

[Botswana Daily News] Molepolole -Mochudi Centre Chiefs coach, Bongani Mafu could not hide his pleasure at having veteran striker, Jerome Ramatlhakwane in his team after the beefy frontman slotted the only goal of the game to give Magosi maximum points…

[Botswana Daily News] Molepolole -Mochudi Centre Chiefs coach, Bongani Mafu could not hide his pleasure at having veteran striker, Jerome Ramatlhakwane in his team after the beefy frontman slotted the only goal of the game to give Magosi maximum points against BDF XI on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Country Facing Population Explosion ‘Time Bomb’

[Nyasa Times] Malawi is said to be sitting on a ticking time bomb as the population is booming, according to figures contained in the latest Malawi Demographic and Health Survey (MDH) released last week.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi is said to be sitting on a ticking time bomb as the population is booming, according to figures contained in the latest Malawi Demographic and Health Survey (MDH) released last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi