Walking Lead to Healthy Heart

[Botswana Daily News] Kanye -Principal health education technician from Kanye District Health Management Team, Mr Celous Julius says although regular walking helps in shedding weight, it is the speed at which one walks that makes all the difference.

[Botswana Daily News] Kanye -Principal health education technician from Kanye District Health Management Team, Mr Celous Julius says although regular walking helps in shedding weight, it is the speed at which one walks that makes all the difference.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Youths Erect Maize Stalk Fence for Stadium

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -Angered with the failure by the Dowa District Council to prioritize the K 208 Million Development budget for the construction of a brick fence wall for Dowa Community Centre ground, concerned youths have mobilized themselves …

[Malawi News Agency] Dowa -Angered with the failure by the Dowa District Council to prioritize the K 208 Million Development budget for the construction of a brick fence wall for Dowa Community Centre ground, concerned youths have mobilized themselves to erect fence using dried maize stalks.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Infant Among Tens in Hospital After Post-Election Riots

[Nation] A six-month-old baby whom doctors say is in critical condition after being allegedly hit by a police officer in Kisumu County is among tens of people in hospital following protests against the presidential election results announced on Friday.

[Nation] A six-month-old baby whom doctors say is in critical condition after being allegedly hit by a police officer in Kisumu County is among tens of people in hospital following protests against the presidential election results announced on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Deputy Minister Manana Meets the ‘Manyana Syndrome’

[Daily Maverick] The Spanish word for “tomorrow” is mañana (or “manyana”); in English it has taken on the meaning “an unspecified time in the future”. In the limping and dysfunctional criminal justice administration of South Africa, the manyana syndrome is a prominent feature of the way things are done.

[Daily Maverick] The Spanish word for "tomorrow" is mañana (or "manyana"); in English it has taken on the meaning "an unspecified time in the future". In the limping and dysfunctional criminal justice administration of South Africa, the manyana syndrome is a prominent feature of the way things are done.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nation Celebrates 37th Heroes Day Anniversary

[The Herald] President Mugabe this afternoon leads the nation in celebrating the country’s 37th Heroes Day anniversary, remembering supreme sacrifices made by gallant sons and daughters of Zimbabwe who fought to liberate the country from colonial rule.

[The Herald] President Mugabe this afternoon leads the nation in celebrating the country's 37th Heroes Day anniversary, remembering supreme sacrifices made by gallant sons and daughters of Zimbabwe who fought to liberate the country from colonial rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Semenya Strikes Gold Again, Can the World Finally Show Her Some Respect?

[Daily Maverick] Caster Semenya became the 800m World Champion in London on Sunday night. She cruised home with a personal best, adding to her bronze medal in the 1500m, and her Olympic gold. At a time where the sport is desperate for an entertainer, i…

[Daily Maverick] Caster Semenya became the 800m World Champion in London on Sunday night. She cruised home with a personal best, adding to her bronze medal in the 1500m, and her Olympic gold. At a time where the sport is desperate for an entertainer, it needs to look no further than South Africa's golden girl. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Political Parties Urged to Fix Laws to Embrace Women

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Political parties in the country have been urged to revise some of their party constitutions to allow women actively participate in party politics at all levels.

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Political parties in the country have been urged to revise some of their party constitutions to allow women actively participate in party politics at all levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

St Luke’s Nursing Launches Website, Strategic Plan

[Malawi News Agency] Zomba -St Luke’s college of Nursing and Midwifery of Zomba on Friday launched a website and a five year strategic plan which is aimed at helping the college to achieve its set goals.

[Malawi News Agency] Zomba -St Luke's college of Nursing and Midwifery of Zomba on Friday launched a website and a five year strategic plan which is aimed at helping the college to achieve its set goals.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi