President Rebuffs Claims of Interference in Ndebele Case

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Presidency has refuted allegations in Sunday’s City Press that President Jacob Zuma had asked for intervention in the corruption case faced by the former Minister of Transport, S’bu Ndebele.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Presidency has refuted allegations in Sunday's City Press that President Jacob Zuma had asked for intervention in the corruption case faced by the former Minister of Transport, S'bu Ndebele.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Unicef Concerned for Director Who Went Missing On Table Mountain

[News24Wire] The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (Unicef) has confirmed that one of its associate directors had gone missing on Table Mountain this week while on holiday in South Africa.

[News24Wire] The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (Unicef) has confirmed that one of its associate directors had gone missing on Table Mountain this week while on holiday in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Corpse Phenomenon’ On Greater Scale

[Iwacu] Lifeless bodies are discovered all over the country. Some human rights activists speak of a revival of murderous violence of a political and ethnic nature and count about sixty corpses. For the police, this phenomenon would be linked to vengean…

[Iwacu] Lifeless bodies are discovered all over the country. Some human rights activists speak of a revival of murderous violence of a political and ethnic nature and count about sixty corpses. For the police, this phenomenon would be linked to vengeance, banditry or witchcraft.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Farmaajo Asks Parliament to Drop Petition Against New Cabinet

[Dalsan Radio] President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has asked parliamentarians to drop petition against the proposed cabinet that was announced last week by Prime Minister Hassan Khayre. Farmaajo told a Press Conference in Mogadishu upon arrival from t…

[Dalsan Radio] President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has asked parliamentarians to drop petition against the proposed cabinet that was announced last week by Prime Minister Hassan Khayre. Farmaajo told a Press Conference in Mogadishu upon arrival from the Nairobi Igad Heads of State Summit that he was confident about the new team.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Local Start-Ups Secure Funds, Training From Continental Entrepreneurship Support Group

[New Times] Twenty-three local entrepreneurs have the opportunity to sharpen their business management skills as well as secure investment capital thanks to the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) 2017 Entrepreneurship Programme.

[New Times] Twenty-three local entrepreneurs have the opportunity to sharpen their business management skills as well as secure investment capital thanks to the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) 2017 Entrepreneurship Programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Footballer Mutasa Quits Dynamos

[The Herald] DYNAMOS’ rebuilding exercise has suffered a big blow after two of their key players Elisha Muroiwa and Wisdom Mutasa yesterday joined the East African gravy train by agreeing terms with Tanzanian soccer side Singida United.The duo brings t…

[The Herald] DYNAMOS' rebuilding exercise has suffered a big blow after two of their key players Elisha Muroiwa and Wisdom Mutasa yesterday joined the East African gravy train by agreeing terms with Tanzanian soccer side Singida United.The duo brings to three the number of Zimbabwean players to join the newly-promoted side as they are now expected to link-up with Chicken Inn midfielder Tafadzwa Kutinyu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rapist Soldier Jailed 12 Years

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe National Army staff sergeant has been jailed for 12 years for raping a minor. Taurai Chikwizu (37) of 2 Brigade, Craneborne, raped a friend’s daughter after paying a visit. Harare Magistrate Mr Hosea Mujaya sentenced Taurai Chik…

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe National Army staff sergeant has been jailed for 12 years for raping a minor. Taurai Chikwizu (37) of 2 Brigade, Craneborne, raped a friend's daughter after paying a visit. Harare Magistrate Mr Hosea Mujaya sentenced Taurai Chikwizu to 12 years in prison after suspending four years on condition of good behaviour. The court heard that Chikwizu visited his workmate's house. He found the complainant alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe