Govt Rolls Out National Reading Programme 2

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu -Government has rolled out the second phase of the National Reading Programme (NRP) in a bid to enhance reading among children and improve the country’s literacy levels.

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu -Government has rolled out the second phase of the National Reading Programme (NRP) in a bid to enhance reading among children and improve the country's literacy levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Junior Squash Players Become a Force to Be Reckoned With

[Namibia Economist] Namibia’s top two under 16 Junior Squash Players, Arno Diekmann (Wanderers Squash Club) and Henko Knipe came in 3rd and 5th in the annual Paarl Junior Squash Open which was held from 6 to 8 October in Paarl, South Africa.

[Namibia Economist] Namibia's top two under 16 Junior Squash Players, Arno Diekmann (Wanderers Squash Club) and Henko Knipe came in 3rd and 5th in the annual Paarl Junior Squash Open which was held from 6 to 8 October in Paarl, South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Council Secretariat Share 48 Bicycles Meant for Community

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu, October, 26, 2017: Chiradzulu District Council has described as unfortunate poor coordination of its secretariat which has led to misallocation of the council resources.

[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu, October, 26, 2017: Chiradzulu District Council has described as unfortunate poor coordination of its secretariat which has led to misallocation of the council resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Windhoek Oktoberfest Beckons – Brewmasters to Quench Your Thirst

[Namibia Economist] The annual Windhoek Oktoberfest which is in its 59th edition is ready to host another eventful celebration of culture, and appreciation for diversity with an exciting programme this coming weekend on Friday 27, and Saturday, 28 Octo…

[Namibia Economist] The annual Windhoek Oktoberfest which is in its 59th edition is ready to host another eventful celebration of culture, and appreciation for diversity with an exciting programme this coming weekend on Friday 27, and Saturday, 28 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Bullets Survive Karonga United Scare As Violence Spoil Match

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Super League giantsNyasa Big Bullets on Wednesday afternoon came from behind to beat Northern Region Premier league team Karonga United 4-2 at Chilomoni Stadium, Blantyre in the FISD Challenge Cup.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Super League giantsNyasa Big Bullets on Wednesday afternoon came from behind to beat Northern Region Premier league team Karonga United 4-2 at Chilomoni Stadium, Blantyre in the FISD Challenge Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Software Giant Alerts U.S. Authorities to #GuptaLeaks Corruption Revelations

[Daily Maverick] Revelations contained in the #GuptaLeaks emails revealed that giant German software group SAP agreed to pay 10% “sales commission” to a company controlled by the Guptas in order to clinch Transnet business. In a statement issued today,…

[Daily Maverick] Revelations contained in the #GuptaLeaks emails revealed that giant German software group SAP agreed to pay 10% "sales commission" to a company controlled by the Guptas in order to clinch Transnet business. In a statement issued today, SAP said it has disclosed the situation about its South Africa businesses to United States authorities. It has also initiated disciplinary procedures against three employees and has removed commission on public sector deals in higher-risk countries, including South Africa. H

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Receives Foreign Ambassadors’ Credentials

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday welcomed five new ambassadors to Zimbabwe during a brief ceremony held at State House. The newly appointed ambassadors are from South Korea, Netherlands, Greece, Canada and Nigeria. South Korea’s new ambassador t…

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday welcomed five new ambassadors to Zimbabwe during a brief ceremony held at State House. The newly appointed ambassadors are from South Korea, Netherlands, Greece, Canada and Nigeria. South Korea's new ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Cho Jai-Chel was the first to present his letter of credence to President Mugabe. Mr Jai-Chel, however, left without giving interviews to journalists, saying he will do so later. The new Netherlands ambassador to Zimbabwe is Mrs Barbara Van Hellemond. Mrs He

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Will Ruling Infighting Finally End Cult Politics

[263Chat] If there is one single most tragic characteristic of Zimbabwean – and even African – politics that has played a leading role in the festering of dictatorships and corruption, it has been the pre-medieval practice of ‘cult politics’ and hero-w…

[263Chat] If there is one single most tragic characteristic of Zimbabwean - and even African - politics that has played a leading role in the festering of dictatorships and corruption, it has been the pre-medieval practice of 'cult politics' and hero-worshiping.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe