Saftu Remembers Victims of May Day 2013 Bus Tragedy

[News24Wire] The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) says Workers’ Day is an occasion not only to celebrate workers’ victories, but also to remember those who died in one of the most horrific accidents in the country’s history.

[News24Wire] The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) says Workers' Day is an occasion not only to celebrate workers' victories, but also to remember those who died in one of the most horrific accidents in the country's history.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Warriors Underline Cosafa Dominance

[The Herald] Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa wants his charges to maintain the lofty standards they have set themselves after it emerged that Zimbabwe’s fifth COSAFA Cup success in 2017 also sees them topping the all-time table for number of matches w…

[The Herald] Warriors coach Sunday Chidzambwa wants his charges to maintain the lofty standards they have set themselves after it emerged that Zimbabwe's fifth COSAFA Cup success in 2017 also sees them topping the all-time table for number of matches won in the regional championship since it was inaugurated in 1997.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Remanded for Robbing 65-Year-Old Woman

[Ghanaian Times] The Accra Circuit Court “One” last Friday remanded two men in police custody for allegedly robbing a 65-year old woman who was on her way for medical checkup of her GHȻ56.90p.

[Ghanaian Times] The Accra Circuit Court "One" last Friday remanded two men in police custody for allegedly robbing a 65-year old woman who was on her way for medical checkup of her GHȻ56.90p.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

LGBT, Not Here!

[Ghanaian Times] We are deeply concerned about overt and covert attempts on the international scene to promote Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT), at the neglect and disregard of the rights and cultural values of other countries that do not …

[Ghanaian Times] We are deeply concerned about overt and covert attempts on the international scene to promote Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT), at the neglect and disregard of the rights and cultural values of other countries that do not believe in it.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Nominations for Election Into NEC Opens Thursday – NPP Acting General Secretary

[Ghanaian Times] Nominations for election into the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) will be opened from Thursday May 3 to May 10, the Acting General Secretary of the party, John Boadu has announced.

[Ghanaian Times] Nominations for election into the National Executive Committee (NEC) of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) will be opened from Thursday May 3 to May 10, the Acting General Secretary of the party, John Boadu has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Two Arrested Over Watchman’s Death

[Ghanaian Times] Sekondi -Two persons have been arrested in connection with the killing of Kwabena Damoah, 57, a watchman, when a gang raided the Kuapa Cocoa Depot at Wassa Asikuma, near Wassa Akropong in the Western Region, and stole 51 bags of cocoa …

[Ghanaian Times] Sekondi -Two persons have been arrested in connection with the killing of Kwabena Damoah, 57, a watchman, when a gang raided the Kuapa Cocoa Depot at Wassa Asikuma, near Wassa Akropong in the Western Region, and stole 51 bags of cocoa beans.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Farmajo Congratulates Somalia’s New Parliament Speaker

[Shabelle] Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has congratulated Mohamed Mursal on his election as Speaker of the House of the People of Somalia’s 10th Federal Parliament on Monday.

[Shabelle] Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has congratulated Mohamed Mursal on his election as Speaker of the House of the People of Somalia's 10th Federal Parliament on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Fashion Talent Incubators Amass in Addis

[Addis Fortune] Amongst the fastest growing industries is that of the fashion industry, especially in Addis Abeba. Together with this trend, fashion talent incubators are multiplying in number to offer hopeful designers the basics of the field. The ind…

[Addis Fortune] Amongst the fastest growing industries is that of the fashion industry, especially in Addis Abeba. Together with this trend, fashion talent incubators are multiplying in number to offer hopeful designers the basics of the field. The industry's insiders, on the other hand, point out that just because there has been a change in quantity, quality still remains to be tackled, reports YARED TSEGAYE, FORTUNE STAFF WRITER.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia