Cattle Herder Charged With Murder

[New Era] Ongwediva -A 21-year-old suspect from Iikuku village in Oshikoto Region was arraigned by the police for allegedly beating to death a 42-year-old man on Tuesday.

[New Era] Ongwediva -A 21-year-old suspect from Iikuku village in Oshikoto Region was arraigned by the police for allegedly beating to death a 42-year-old man on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Monument to Be Erected in Memory of Famous Drummer

[Iwacu] “Burundi lost a cultural hero, a man of great value. Following his outstanding achievements in the promotion of the country’s culture, notably the drum culture, the government plans to erect a monument in his memory”, said Jean Bosco Hitimana, …

[Iwacu] "Burundi lost a cultural hero, a man of great value. Following his outstanding achievements in the promotion of the country's culture, notably the drum culture, the government plans to erect a monument in his memory", said Jean Bosco Hitimana, Minister of Youth, Culture and Sport. He said this on 17 April at the funeral of Antime Baranshakaje, the guardian of the sacred drum at Gishora sanctuary in Gitega Province. The Minister says Baranshakaje spent his entire life protecting the sacred drum with bravery

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

President Hosts Thousands At Children’s Party

[The Herald] THOUSANDS of children from across the country’s 10 provinces yesterday gathered at City Sports Centre in Harare for the traditional Children’s Party hosted by President Mugabe and the First Family ahead of the 37th independence celebration…

[The Herald] THOUSANDS of children from across the country's 10 provinces yesterday gathered at City Sports Centre in Harare for the traditional Children's Party hosted by President Mugabe and the First Family ahead of the 37th independence celebrations today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dreamstar to Send Six Artistes to China

[The Herald] Sophie Chese -Msowa Arts Correspondent A talent search show Dreamstar Zimbabwe will send six finalists from its last year’s edition to work in China for one year.

[The Herald] Sophie Chese -Msowa Arts Correspondent A talent search show Dreamstar Zimbabwe will send six finalists from its last year's edition to work in China for one year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Holiday Death Toll Hits 21

[The Herald] At least four more people were killed in road traffic accidents countrywide recorded between Sunday and yesterday morning, bringing the Easter and Independence holiday death toll to 21.

[The Herald] At least four more people were killed in road traffic accidents countrywide recorded between Sunday and yesterday morning, bringing the Easter and Independence holiday death toll to 21.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Live Blog – Independence Day Celebrations

[The Herald] 1349: The Master of Ceremony, Dr Mushowhe is now on the podium and he announces that President Mugabe and Amai Grace Mugabe as well as the Vice Presidents are now leaving. The festivities continue but we conclude our updates. Thank you for…

[The Herald] 1349: The Master of Ceremony, Dr Mushowhe is now on the podium and he announces that President Mugabe and Amai Grace Mugabe as well as the Vice Presidents are now leaving. The festivities continue but we conclude our updates. Thank you for joining us.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Oil Production to Increase Despite Multilateral Production Cuts–IEA

[Vanguard] THE International Energy Agency, IEA said that higher oil prices mean more production from the United States, leaving the global market with more oil than last year.

[Vanguard] THE International Energy Agency, IEA said that higher oil prices mean more production from the United States, leaving the global market with more oil than last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria