Opposition Scoff At Mugabe’s ‘Bedroom Reshuffle’

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition political parties have dismissed President Robert Mugabe’s imminent cabinet reshuffle, saying it was nothing but a “bedroom” affair meant to prepare Grace Mugabe for a takeover by firing those opposed to her.

[New Zimbabwe] Opposition political parties have dismissed President Robert Mugabe's imminent cabinet reshuffle, saying it was nothing but a "bedroom" affair meant to prepare Grace Mugabe for a takeover by firing those opposed to her.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Spokesperson Coy On VPs, Grace Mugabe Drama

[Zimbabwe Standard] Hardly 24 hours after Zanu PF spokesperson Simon Khaya-Moyo issued a statement disputing reports that there was a serious rift between President Robert Mugabe and Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the fight between the party’s two …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Hardly 24 hours after Zanu PF spokesperson Simon Khaya-Moyo issued a statement disputing reports that there was a serious rift between President Robert Mugabe and Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa, the fight between the party's two top leaders became evident at the Harare International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Olympics – Tshenyego New BNOC Leader

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botsang Tshenyego is the new Botswana National Olympic (BNOC) president after being voted by 15 delegates at the organisation’s quadrennial general meeting on Saturday.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botsang Tshenyego is the new Botswana National Olympic (BNOC) president after being voted by 15 delegates at the organisation's quadrennial general meeting on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Khama Back From Malta,U.S.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Valetta, Malta on October 7 after a three-day state visit which also saw him proceeding to Washington DC to participate in Conservation International meeting.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama returned from Valetta, Malta on October 7 after a three-day state visit which also saw him proceeding to Washington DC to participate in Conservation International meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Axe Hangs Over 17 Associations

[The Herald] Seventeen National Sports Associations face deregistration by the Sports Commission after they were found to be in total defiance of the SRC Act during an Indaba held in the capital on Saturday. The Indaba was attended by the presidents of…

[The Herald] Seventeen National Sports Associations face deregistration by the Sports Commission after they were found to be in total defiance of the SRC Act during an Indaba held in the capital on Saturday. The Indaba was attended by the presidents of the country's National Sports Associations and was chaired by SRC board chairman Edward Siwela. The 17 Associations were found not to be compliant with the SRC Act, 29 were partially compliant while only 11 national sports associations were found to be in compliance with

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

All Set for Flame Lily Relaunch

[The Herald] Government is set to relaunch the Flame Lily flight in November that will be undertaken by the new-look Zimbabwe Airways from Harare to Masvingo, Buffalo Range and Victoria Falls.

[The Herald] Government is set to relaunch the Flame Lily flight in November that will be undertaken by the new-look Zimbabwe Airways from Harare to Masvingo, Buffalo Range and Victoria Falls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Way French Is Taught in South Africa Offers Lessons in Decolonisation

[The Conversation Africa] French has been taught and learned in South African classrooms for decades, even though it isn’t one of the country’s official languages. The language doesn’t carry the same colonial stigma as it does in other African countries such as Côte d’Ivoire and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). In these countries people’s relationship with French is often fraught as a result of France and Belgium’s colonial history.

[The Conversation Africa] French has been taught and learned in South African classrooms for decades, even though it isn't one of the country's official languages. The language doesn't carry the same colonial stigma as it does in other African countries such as Côte d'Ivoire and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). In these countries people's relationship with French is often fraught as a result of France and Belgium's colonial history.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dausi Denies Ruling Party Intimidating Chiefs in By-Election

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government spokesperson, who is also minister of Information and Communications Technology Nicholas Dausi has denied reports that chiefs are facing intimidation, threats and harassment by government and ruling Democratic Progressiv…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government spokesperson, who is also minister of Information and Communications Technology Nicholas Dausi has denied reports that chiefs are facing intimidation, threats and harassment by government and ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) senior officials ahead of the October 17 by elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi