Mapfumo, Macheso to Share Stage

[New Zimbabwe] Thomas Mapfumo’s United Kingdom gig, where he is expected to share the stage with Sungura maestro, Alick Macheso, will go on as scheduled on Saturday, October 28 at the Athena Hall in Leicester, organizers have confirmed.

[New Zimbabwe] Thomas Mapfumo's United Kingdom gig, where he is expected to share the stage with Sungura maestro, Alick Macheso, will go on as scheduled on Saturday, October 28 at the Athena Hall in Leicester, organizers have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nimba Divided Over PYJ’s CDC Endorsement

[Observer] Senator Prince Y. Johnson’s decision yesterday to endorse Senator George Manneh Weah for the November 7 presidential runoff was received with mixed reactions by a cross-section of Nimbaians including a group of traditional leaders and opinio…

[Observer] Senator Prince Y. Johnson's decision yesterday to endorse Senator George Manneh Weah for the November 7 presidential runoff was received with mixed reactions by a cross-section of Nimbaians including a group of traditional leaders and opinion leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

President Nyusi Completes Police, Army Reshuffle

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday appointed Lazaro Menete, formerly commander of the army, as the new Chief of Staff of the Mozambican Armed Forces (FADM).

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi on Thursday appointed Lazaro Menete, formerly commander of the army, as the new Chief of Staff of the Mozambican Armed Forces (FADM).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Dunah Warns PYJ Against Using Nimba to Enrich Himself

[Observer] Nimba Country District #7 Representative Worlea Saywah Dunah has warned Senator Prince Y. Johnson, to desist from “making business with the county for his personal benefit.”

[Observer] Nimba Country District #7 Representative Worlea Saywah Dunah has warned Senator Prince Y. Johnson, to desist from "making business with the county for his personal benefit."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Girls Forced Into Child Marriage Because They Can’t Afford Sanitary Pads

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -When Ugandan schoolgirl Auma got her first period she asked her mother for sanitary pads. Her mother suggested she find herself a husband to pay for them. Auma was just 12.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -When Ugandan schoolgirl Auma got her first period she asked her mother for sanitary pads. Her mother suggested she find herself a husband to pay for them. Auma was just 12.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Security Risk Discussed in Thulsie Twins’ Terrorism Case

[News24Wire] Security concerns took centre stage during the pre-trial proceedings in the matter involving terror-accused twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

[News24Wire] Security concerns took centre stage during the pre-trial proceedings in the matter involving terror-accused twin brothers Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Drug Dealers Caught in Kwadukuza

[SAPS] ILembe Cluster Task Team in collaboration with Empangeni Public Order Police and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team made it a point that they embark on cleaning the KwaDukuza town from the escalating number of drug dealers in an attempt to eradicat…

[SAPS] ILembe Cluster Task Team in collaboration with Empangeni Public Order Police and Ethekwini Outer South Task Team made it a point that they embark on cleaning the KwaDukuza town from the escalating number of drug dealers in an attempt to eradicate the use of drugs in and surrounding area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa