He’s Back – Mugabe Jets in From Singapore, Defies ‘Gravely Ill’ Rumours

[News24Wire] Defying rumours he was “gravely ill”, Zimbabwe’s 93-year-old president Robert Mugabe arrived back in Harare early on Sunday after a trip to see his doctors in Singapore – and he’s looking pretty good, the state ZBC broadcaster reported.

[News24Wire] Defying rumours he was "gravely ill", Zimbabwe's 93-year-old president Robert Mugabe arrived back in Harare early on Sunday after a trip to see his doctors in Singapore - and he's looking pretty good, the state ZBC broadcaster reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Obasanjo At 80 – I Am a Village Boy Who Did Some Things By Accident

[Guardian] The Guardian Team of Marcel Mbamalu, Gregory Austin Nwakunor, Leo Sobechi and Samson Ezea, met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo, as part of his 80th birthday celebration. He decided to take them with him on a memory lane, through his …

[Guardian] The Guardian Team of Marcel Mbamalu, Gregory Austin Nwakunor, Leo Sobechi and Samson Ezea, met with former President Olusegun Obasanjo, as part of his 80th birthday celebration. He decided to take them with him on a memory lane, through his growing up years, military life and thoughts for Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe, First Lady Misread Mood

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zimbabwe is a nation under siege. Yes, we are a tormented nation at crossroads. When a country is being led by a nonagenarian who unwittingly clings on to power, notwithstanding clear signs of frailty and fatigue, compounded by the …

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zimbabwe is a nation under siege. Yes, we are a tormented nation at crossroads. When a country is being led by a nonagenarian who unwittingly clings on to power, notwithstanding clear signs of frailty and fatigue, compounded by the natural ageing phenomenon, and when such a leader, totally misreads the mood of the nation and brazenly believes that he is still popular and irreplaceable as head of state -- an absurdity he shares with his wife -- then such a nation is in serious danger of sliding into anarchy

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Another Vabvuwi Group Emerges

[Zimbabwe Standard] Mufudzi Wakanaka, a 14-piece choral ensemble, is on the verge of taking their compositions to the studio as they move to professionalise their calling.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Mufudzi Wakanaka, a 14-piece choral ensemble, is on the verge of taking their compositions to the studio as they move to professionalise their calling.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mujuru Can’t Have That Party, Says Politician

[Zimbabwe Standard] A little-known politician, Amos Chiseri has claimed that former vice-president Joice Mujuru stole the name of a political outfit he formed over two decades ago.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A little-known politician, Amos Chiseri has claimed that former vice-president Joice Mujuru stole the name of a political outfit he formed over two decades ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mujuru Outwits Gumbo, Mutasa

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president, Joice Mujuru has presented herself as a shrewd political strategist by changing the name of her political party, dumping the name Zimbabwe People First that had been at the centre of controversy with former al…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former vice-president, Joice Mujuru has presented herself as a shrewd political strategist by changing the name of her political party, dumping the name Zimbabwe People First that had been at the centre of controversy with former allies-turned arch-rivals, analysts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sandra Ndebele Hits Back At Critics

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo-bred songstress Sandra Ndebele says she is unfazed by negative reviews sparked by her choice of dress at the National Arts Merit Awards ceremony a fortnight ago.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Bulawayo-bred songstress Sandra Ndebele says she is unfazed by negative reviews sparked by her choice of dress at the National Arts Merit Awards ceremony a fortnight ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Under Siege, Govt Panics

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Robert Mugabe’s government will face one of its biggest tests in over six months when civil servants go on strike tomorrow demanding their 2016 bonuses.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President Robert Mugabe's government will face one of its biggest tests in over six months when civil servants go on strike tomorrow demanding their 2016 bonuses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Kenyatta Pleads With Doctors to Resume Work

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has once again appealed to doctors to consider the plight of Kenyans and return to work as a solution is sought for their grievances.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has once again appealed to doctors to consider the plight of Kenyans and return to work as a solution is sought for their grievances.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya