Education Ministry Denies Scrapping of Post-UTME

[Guardian] Abuja -The Ministry of Education has denied reports that it had directed universities to cancel the already scheduled Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

[Guardian] Abuja -The Ministry of Education has denied reports that it had directed universities to cancel the already scheduled Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Behind the Special Needs Bus Attack

[GroundUp] It was widely reported last week that a vehicle dedicated to carrying people with disabilities was attacked and the occupants left traumatised. But what was the protest about and how did a Dial-a-Ride bus end up being targeted?

[GroundUp] It was widely reported last week that a vehicle dedicated to carrying people with disabilities was attacked and the occupants left traumatised. But what was the protest about and how did a Dial-a-Ride bus end up being targeted?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner Welcomes Life Sentences for Rapists

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga indicated her satisfaction with the two life sentences handed down in the Maluti Regional Court last week and yesterday. “This will indeed send a strong message to our commu…

[SAPS] The Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lt Gen Liziwe Ntshinga indicated her satisfaction with the two life sentences handed down in the Maluti Regional Court last week and yesterday. "This will indeed send a strong message to our communities that it does pay to put trust in the Criminal Justice System and those contemplating these horrendous deeds, to refrain from it, unless they want to spend a lifetime behind bars. Well done to the investigating officers and the prosecuting teams, "she conclude

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Designer Continues to Rise in the Fashion Circles

[The Herald] Local fashion and creative designer Tinashe Adby Phiri of Znzorzi label left the country yesterday to attend the Style Fashion Week to be held in Los Angeles, California, United States. The fashion week began yesterday and runs until Sunda…

[The Herald] Local fashion and creative designer Tinashe Adby Phiri of Znzorzi label left the country yesterday to attend the Style Fashion Week to be held in Los Angeles, California, United States. The fashion week began yesterday and runs until Sunday and will see several international designers showcasing their collections. The show represents the diverse cultures of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Palm Springs, Las Vegas, Hamptons and Dubai, integrating international and African designers. In an interview, Phiri affe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teachers Union Threatens Countrywide Protests

[Namibian] THE Teachers Union of Namibia yesterday threatened countrywide protest marches because the education ministry has failed to release a list of teaching vacancies for 2018.

[Namibian] THE Teachers Union of Namibia yesterday threatened countrywide protest marches because the education ministry has failed to release a list of teaching vacancies for 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Three Suspects Arrested for Drugs and a Firearm in Ocean View

[SAPS] Our endeavours to fight crime which may threaten the safety and security of the community yielded success last night when crime operations were conducted by members of Ocean View SAPS and the Stabilization Unit which led to the arrest of three s…

[SAPS] Our endeavours to fight crime which may threaten the safety and security of the community yielded success last night when crime operations were conducted by members of Ocean View SAPS and the Stabilization Unit which led to the arrest of three suspects aged between 17 and 37 on charges relating to possession of illegal firearm, illegal possession of ammunition and dealing in mandrax.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Zuma Arrives in Zambia

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Lusaka, Zambia, for a state visit that is aimed at deepening and strengthening political, economic and cultural relations.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Lusaka, Zambia, for a state visit that is aimed at deepening and strengthening political, economic and cultural relations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Billiat Joins Messi Brigade

[The Herald] In the early hours of yesterday, Lionel Messi chose a make-or-break battle to produce one of the greatest individual World Cup master-class for a television audience running into millions, if not billions, and among those watching the show…

[The Herald] In the early hours of yesterday, Lionel Messi chose a make-or-break battle to produce one of the greatest individual World Cup master-class for a television audience running into millions, if not billions, and among those watching the show from a distance was Zimbabwe international football star Khama Billiat.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe