Chimamanda Adichie Featured On the Greats Issue of New York Times Style Magazine

[This is Africa] Greats issue is the New York Times most consuming and complicated annual endeavor that celebrates individuals, such as acclaimed Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie, who are experts in their respective fields and whose work and vision h…

[This is Africa] Greats issue is the New York Times most consuming and complicated annual endeavor that celebrates individuals, such as acclaimed Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie, who are experts in their respective fields and whose work and vision have transformed modern culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gospel Music Fraternity Mourns Pastor Ziwenga

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Christian fraternity in Zimbabwe expressed a mixture of feelings — mourning and at the same time celebrating the lives of two personalities whose roots lie in gospel music who passed on last week.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Christian fraternity in Zimbabwe expressed a mixture of feelings -- mourning and at the same time celebrating the lives of two personalities whose roots lie in gospel music who passed on last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Moses Kuria Wants Sakaja Disciplined for Saving Nasa MP From Rowdy Mob

[Nairobi News] Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria wants Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja disciplined for rescuing Mathare MP Anthony Oluoch on Thursday from a rowdy mob at Panafric Hotel.

[Nairobi News] Gatundu South MP Moses Kuria wants Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja disciplined for rescuing Mathare MP Anthony Oluoch on Thursday from a rowdy mob at Panafric Hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Agagi Song Striking the Airwaves

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -A newly released ‘Agagi’ song composed by Allan Jogi a Blantyre based upcoming gospel artist is striking the airwaves in Malawi with more fire.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -A newly released 'Agagi' song composed by Allan Jogi a Blantyre based upcoming gospel artist is striking the airwaves in Malawi with more fire.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

X-Rated Condom Billboard Pulled Down After Public Uproar

[Nairobi News] An outdoor advertising company in Nairobi have been forced to pull down a billboard with an explicit message advertising one brand of condoms, following public outcry.

[Nairobi News] An outdoor advertising company in Nairobi have been forced to pull down a billboard with an explicit message advertising one brand of condoms, following public outcry.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Voter Registration Enters Second Phase

[The Herald] Voter registration supervisors will be accorded commissioner of oaths status to assist people without proof of residence documents at registration centres. The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it has engaged the Ministry of Home Af…

[The Herald] Voter registration supervisors will be accorded commissioner of oaths status to assist people without proof of residence documents at registration centres. The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) says it has engaged the Ministry of Home Affairs to grant voter registration supervisors commissioner of oaths status.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Suspect Arrested in Nyanga for the Illegal Possession of a Firearm

[SAPS] Our efforts to prevent and combat serious crimes in the Nyanga area resulted in the arrest of a suspect for the illegal possession of a firearm during the early hours of this morning. The attention of members on patrol was drawn to three suspici…

[SAPS] Our efforts to prevent and combat serious crimes in the Nyanga area resulted in the arrest of a suspect for the illegal possession of a firearm during the early hours of this morning. The attention of members on patrol was drawn to three suspicious persons in Sagoloda Street Browns Farm, who fled when they saw police. Following a brief pursuit, one of the men was arrested and a search led to the discovery of an unlicensed Norico pistol and three rounds of ammunition on his person. The 30 year old suspect i

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Policeman and Accomplice Arrested for Corruption

[SAPS] A 46 year-old warrant officer from Bayview Police Station and his 50-year-old accomplice are expected to appear at the Durban Regional Court on Monday for corruption.

[SAPS] A 46 year-old warrant officer from Bayview Police Station and his 50-year-old accomplice are expected to appear at the Durban Regional Court on Monday for corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa