West Indies Go One Up

[The Herald] For a fleeting moment there was hope of a miracle, then a collapse shattered those dreams but some fireworks at the very end provided some entertainment for the fans as Zimbabwe lost the first Test against the West Indies by 117 runs at Qu…

[The Herald] For a fleeting moment there was hope of a miracle, then a collapse shattered those dreams but some fireworks at the very end provided some entertainment for the fans as Zimbabwe lost the first Test against the West Indies by 117 runs at Queens Sports Club yesterday. Chasing an impossible 434 runs to win in two days, the best Zimbabwe could only achieve was a draw.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mandela’s Granddaughter Says #MeToo – ‘I Was Raped in My Bedroom’

[News24Wire] The granddaughter of former president Nelson Mandela, Ndileka Mandela, has spoken about being raped by a former partner as part of the global #MeToo campaign on social media.

[News24Wire] The granddaughter of former president Nelson Mandela, Ndileka Mandela, has spoken about being raped by a former partner as part of the global #MeToo campaign on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Part of Access to New Luanda Airport Receives Sidewalk

[ANGOP] Luanda -Part of the access road to Luanda’s new international airport, from KM 39 (Viana) to Catete, has been underway since the beginning of this month to benefit from the construction of the sidewalk and curb.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Part of the access road to Luanda's new international airport, from KM 39 (Viana) to Catete, has been underway since the beginning of this month to benefit from the construction of the sidewalk and curb.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Boxer Tobias Appeals Nekundi Head-Butt Verdict

[New Era] Windhoek -Local Featherweight boxer Onesmus Nekundi, a protégé of the MTC Sunshine Promotions stable, lost his National Featherweight title to Kendy Imalwa under questionable circumstances during the No Mercy Part 7 Bout Boxing Bonanza in Windhoek last Saturday.

[New Era] Windhoek -Local Featherweight boxer Onesmus Nekundi, a protégé of the MTC Sunshine Promotions stable, lost his National Featherweight title to Kendy Imalwa under questionable circumstances during the No Mercy Part 7 Bout Boxing Bonanza in Windhoek last Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Zambezi to Combat Harmful Cultural Practices

[New Era] Oshakati -Libula and Chinchimane residents in Zambezi Region have expressed their willingness to partake in the fight against harmful practices enforced against girls and women, which violate their human rights and adds to the high HIV preval…

[New Era] Oshakati -Libula and Chinchimane residents in Zambezi Region have expressed their willingness to partake in the fight against harmful practices enforced against girls and women, which violate their human rights and adds to the high HIV prevalence rate in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Longer Prison Sentence for Woman Guilty of Baby Killing

[New Era] Windhoek -Oshakati High Court judges Herman January and Marlene Tommasi last week raised the length of prison sentence of a woman convicted of stabbing her one-day-old baby boy 42 times with a pair of scissors from four years to seven years.

[New Era] Windhoek -Oshakati High Court judges Herman January and Marlene Tommasi last week raised the length of prison sentence of a woman convicted of stabbing her one-day-old baby boy 42 times with a pair of scissors from four years to seven years.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Build a School Project Handover Girls Hostel in Lilongwe

[Nyasa Times] An international NGO , Build a School has handed over a girls hostel which have been constructed to the tune of K30 million at Kabuthu Community Day Secondary School in Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] An international NGO , Build a School has handed over a girls hostel which have been constructed to the tune of K30 million at Kabuthu Community Day Secondary School in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Only Businesses Deserve Cash – Banks

[New Zimbabwe] Ordinary Zimbabweans will have to endure bank queues with no guarantee they can access cash for a while as the Bankers Association of Zimbabwe (BAZ) claims they are not a priority in accessing cash ahead of companies.

[New Zimbabwe] Ordinary Zimbabweans will have to endure bank queues with no guarantee they can access cash for a while as the Bankers Association of Zimbabwe (BAZ) claims they are not a priority in accessing cash ahead of companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chiefs Accused of Corruption

[The Herald] Political parties have urged the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to scrap the requirement for potential voters to provide proof of residence, saying the precondition saved no purpose apart from making the registration process cumbersom…

[The Herald] Political parties have urged the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) to scrap the requirement for potential voters to provide proof of residence, saying the precondition saved no purpose apart from making the registration process cumbersome. This comes in the wake of numerous reports that some village heads are charging people for them to write letters that serve as proof of residence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Young Developers Grateful for Hackathon

[New Era] Windhoek -The recently concluded Buy-a-Brick Hackathon proved to be an astounding success as the crème de la crème of the software developing industry came out in numbers to develop an application for the Buy-a-Brick initiative.

[New Era] Windhoek -The recently concluded Buy-a-Brick Hackathon proved to be an astounding success as the crème de la crème of the software developing industry came out in numbers to develop an application for the Buy-a-Brick initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia