Ex-Big Brother Winner Fights Mother, Brother

[The Herald] Former Big Brother Africa winner Wendall Parson last Friday brought his mother, brother and business partner to court accusing them of operating a mine and selling gold worth $160 000 behind his back. Parson’s mother Gillian Theresa Jackso…

[The Herald] Former Big Brother Africa winner Wendall Parson last Friday brought his mother, brother and business partner to court accusing them of operating a mine and selling gold worth $160 000 behind his back. Parson's mother Gillian Theresa Jackson (58), brother William Lorenzo (32) and Vinyu Tsoka (40) appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Josephine Sande.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Singer Jittah Drops Album

[New Era] Windhoek -Upcoming kwaito and Afro-pop singer, Daniel Ndara, popularly known as Jittah, released his debut album titled The Dedication last week.

[New Era] Windhoek -Upcoming kwaito and Afro-pop singer, Daniel Ndara, popularly known as Jittah, released his debut album titled The Dedication last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Why Jubilee and Nasa Are Reluctant to Fill Slots in House Committees

[Nation] Even as they bicker over the proposed changes to electoral laws and demands for reforms at the electoral commission, both Jubilee and Nasa are struggling to control internal strife within their groupings.

[Nation] Even as they bicker over the proposed changes to electoral laws and demands for reforms at the electoral commission, both Jubilee and Nasa are struggling to control internal strife within their groupings.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Helao Nafidi Acts On Angolan Traders

[Namibian] The days when Angolan traders sell their wares at every street corner in the Helao Nafidi town will soon be something of the past after the town council passed a resolution to restore order on the town’s streets.

[Namibian] The days when Angolan traders sell their wares at every street corner in the Helao Nafidi town will soon be something of the past after the town council passed a resolution to restore order on the town's streets.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Four Arrests Made After Marikana Shooting

[News24Wire] Four people have been arrested in the Marikana informal settlement in Cape Town following the murder of 11 people at the weekend, Western Cape police said on Monday.

[News24Wire] Four people have been arrested in the Marikana informal settlement in Cape Town following the murder of 11 people at the weekend, Western Cape police said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenyatta to Be Sworn in If Odinga Boycotts Repeat Election, Says MP

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in for a second term on November 1 if Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga boycotts the repeat presidential poll, Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu has said.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in for a second term on November 1 if Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga boycotts the repeat presidential poll, Nyeri Town MP Ngunjiri Wambugu has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Temfuma Clobbered

[Times of Zambia] Exodus Boxing Promotions manager Anthony Mwamba described Anos Temfuma’s defeat to Namibian Wilberforce Shihepo as a perfect preparation for November’s fight against Lembani Lano of Malawi in Lusaka.

[Times of Zambia] Exodus Boxing Promotions manager Anthony Mwamba described Anos Temfuma's defeat to Namibian Wilberforce Shihepo as a perfect preparation for November's fight against Lembani Lano of Malawi in Lusaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

South Africa’s National Development Plan Can Be Resuscitated – Here’s How

[The Conversation Africa] Something is surely wrong when many influential people endorse or reject a document none of them have read. The document is South Africa’s National Development Plan, which was adopted by Parliament five years ago and is the pr…

[The Conversation Africa] Something is surely wrong when many influential people endorse or reject a document none of them have read. The document is South Africa's National Development Plan, which was adopted by Parliament five years ago and is the product of a National Planning Commission which was led by former finance minister Trevor Manuel and current deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Epworth Commissions $386 000 Equipment

[The Herald] The Epworth Local Board last week commissioned new equipment worth over $386 000 to enhance smooth service delivery. The new equipment, one motorised grader worth $187 000, one tipper truck worth $93 150, a refuse compactor worth $106 200 …

[The Herald] The Epworth Local Board last week commissioned new equipment worth over $386 000 to enhance smooth service delivery. The new equipment, one motorised grader worth $187 000, one tipper truck worth $93 150, a refuse compactor worth $106 200 and an ambulance donated by Medecins San Frontiers, was commissioned last Friday by Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Deputy Minister Christopher Chingosho.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe