Troops Kill Two Female Suicide Bombers, Rescue 211 Boko Haram Captives

[Premium Times] Two teenage female suicide bombers were on Saturday night shot dead by troops as they made a futile attempt to sneak into Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, wearing explosive vests hidden under their clothes, officials said.

[Premium Times] Two teenage female suicide bombers were on Saturday night shot dead by troops as they made a futile attempt to sneak into Maiduguri, the Borno State capital, wearing explosive vests hidden under their clothes, officials said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Brazen Attempt to Steal 2018 Polls

[Zimbabwe Standard] A fortnight ago, the nation was startled to hear that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC), a supposedly independent commission, had allowed the Zanu PF government to hijack the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise, in the…

[Zimbabwe Standard] A fortnight ago, the nation was startled to hear that the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC), a supposedly independent commission, had allowed the Zanu PF government to hijack the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) exercise, in the process casting fresh doubts on the prospect for a free, fair and credible election in 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We’ll Uphold General Adebayo’s Legacies – Fayose

[Vanguard] Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose says his administration will uphold the legacies of the late General Adeyinka Adebayo, a former Military Governor of the old Western State.

[Vanguard] Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose says his administration will uphold the legacies of the late General Adeyinka Adebayo, a former Military Governor of the old Western State.

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The Day Kirsty Reached Out to Chitungwiza

[Zimbabwe Standard] WHEN swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry called time on her illustrious career in competitive swimming after the Rio Olympic Games last year, some thought it would mark the end of the then 33-year-old seven-time Olympic medalist’s in…

[Zimbabwe Standard] WHEN swimming sensation Kirsty Coventry called time on her illustrious career in competitive swimming after the Rio Olympic Games last year, some thought it would mark the end of the then 33-year-old seven-time Olympic medalist's involvement in sport.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What’s The Future of Gospel Music in the Country?

[Zimbabwe Standard] In Zimbabwe, gospel music is composed and performed for many purposes, including aesthetic pleasure, religious or ceremonial purposes and as an entertainment product for the marketplace. While many view gospel music as an alternativ…

[Zimbabwe Standard] In Zimbabwe, gospel music is composed and performed for many purposes, including aesthetic pleasure, religious or ceremonial purposes and as an entertainment product for the marketplace. While many view gospel music as an alternative way to spread the word of God, it has also been used as a commercial product by many music artists.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe