Active Citizens for Better Schooling – What Kenya’s History Can Teach South Africa

[The Conversation Africa] “Weak governance” is a popular scapegoat for the poor results achieved by South Africa’s education system. And there is no doubt that many aspects of how the education bureaucracy operates are problematic.

[The Conversation Africa] "Weak governance" is a popular scapegoat for the poor results achieved by South Africa's education system. And there is no doubt that many aspects of how the education bureaucracy operates are problematic.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Green Eagles Players Arrested for Causing Fracas

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Four players and one supporter for Mpokonyola ‘Green Eagles’ football team in Chikwawa district are behind bars for allegedly inciting violence and injuring their rival Mpokonyola Young Strikers Assistant Coach, Masautso …

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Four players and one supporter for Mpokonyola 'Green Eagles' football team in Chikwawa district are behind bars for allegedly inciting violence and injuring their rival Mpokonyola Young Strikers Assistant Coach, Masautso Kamiza.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Police Chief’s Time Was Up – Govt Spokesperson

[Monitor] The sacking of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura and security minister, Gen Henry Tumukunde is meant for good, according to the government spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo.

[Monitor] The sacking of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura and security minister, Gen Henry Tumukunde is meant for good, according to the government spokesperson Mr Ofwono Opondo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Escape From Al-Shabaab – ‘I Was Turned Into a Sex Slave’

[Deutsche Welle] Mombasa -Security agencies and human rights groups in Kenya are worried by the increasing number of young women and girls joining Somali’s terrorist group al-Shabab. But for those who escape, life can get even more difficult.

[Deutsche Welle] Mombasa -Security agencies and human rights groups in Kenya are worried by the increasing number of young women and girls joining Somali's terrorist group al-Shabab. But for those who escape, life can get even more difficult.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Community-Based Wildlife Conservation is Bringing Success to Tanzania

[The Conversation Africa] Good news about the environment is rare these days. But in Tanzania there are signs that community-based wildlife conservation efforts can effectively protect the natural resources that provide the lion’s share of revenue for …

[The Conversation Africa] Good news about the environment is rare these days. But in Tanzania there are signs that community-based wildlife conservation efforts can effectively protect the natural resources that provide the lion's share of revenue for the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mwanza Court Sentences Man to 14 Years In Hard Labour for Defilement

[Malawi News Agency] Mwanza -Mwanza First Grade Magistrate Court has convicted and sentenced Richard Kamodzi to 14 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for the offence of defilement.

[Malawi News Agency] Mwanza -Mwanza First Grade Magistrate Court has convicted and sentenced Richard Kamodzi to 14 years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for the offence of defilement.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Gift of Givers Donates Shoes to 800 People in Dedza

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Gift of Givers Wednesday last week donated shoes to 800 people in Traditional Authority Kaphuka in Dedza to help them avoid contracting diseases during the rainy season.

[Malawi News Agency] Dedza -Gift of Givers Wednesday last week donated shoes to 800 people in Traditional Authority Kaphuka in Dedza to help them avoid contracting diseases during the rainy season.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi