Women Drumming Away the Trauma of Genocide

[East African] For Marta, joining Rwanda’s first female drumming troupe, Ingoma Nshya — a co-operative of formed 10 years after the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi — has helped her cope with the trauma of losing her husband in the killings.

[East African] For Marta, joining Rwanda's first female drumming troupe, Ingoma Nshya -- a co-operative of formed 10 years after the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi -- has helped her cope with the trauma of losing her husband in the killings.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ruling Party Masvingo Province to Vote

[The Herald] Masvingo -Newly-appointed Zanu-PF Masvingo interim provincial chairperson Cde Joram Gumbo yesterday officially assumed his position and pledged fairness and professionalism in leading the province towards fresh elections on Thursday. The P…

[The Herald] Masvingo -Newly-appointed Zanu-PF Masvingo interim provincial chairperson Cde Joram Gumbo yesterday officially assumed his position and pledged fairness and professionalism in leading the province towards fresh elections on Thursday. The Politburo last week appointed Cde Gumbo interim Masvingo provincial chairperson. This followed dissolution of the provincial executive after some cadres left their positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ACT Wazalendo – More Money for Food Production, Please?

[Daily News] ACT-Wazalendo Party has appealed to the government to earmark a budget for irrigation schemes to lessen reliance on rains for agriculture, saying the move would enhance food security.

[Daily News] ACT-Wazalendo Party has appealed to the government to earmark a budget for irrigation schemes to lessen reliance on rains for agriculture, saying the move would enhance food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzanians Urged to Join hands in the War on Drugs

[Daily News] UZINI Member of Parliament Mohammed Raza has urged members of the public to join hands with the government in the war on narcotic drugs, saying collective efforts are vital to thwart the illegal trade.

[Daily News] UZINI Member of Parliament Mohammed Raza has urged members of the public to join hands with the government in the war on narcotic drugs, saying collective efforts are vital to thwart the illegal trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mugabe, 92, Says Zimbabweans See No Replacement for Him

[Al Jazeera] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said his ruling ZANU-PF party and the people of Zimbabwe see no viable successor to him for next year’s general elections.

[Al Jazeera] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has said his ruling ZANU-PF party and the people of Zimbabwe see no viable successor to him for next year's general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Media Rights Body Voices Concern Over M’membe Persecution

[Zambia Reports] MISA Zambia has condemned the police raid on former Post Newspapers Limited in liquidation Fred M’membe’s residence and taking away some printing equipment.

[Zambia Reports] MISA Zambia has condemned the police raid on former Post Newspapers Limited in liquidation Fred M'membe's residence and taking away some printing equipment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Aga Khan Firm Equips Teachers With New Skills

[Daily News] The Aga Khan foundation has trained over 1,000 headteachers of nursery and primary schools from Lindi and Mtwara regions through its project that seeks to improve education in the East Africa Regions (AKU-IED, EA).

[Daily News] The Aga Khan foundation has trained over 1,000 headteachers of nursery and primary schools from Lindi and Mtwara regions through its project that seeks to improve education in the East Africa Regions (AKU-IED, EA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania