Former Police Chief Chihuri Thrown Under the Bus

[The Herald] Former Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo, secretary in the ministry Mr Melusi Matshiya and the Zimbabwe Republic Police command on Monday told Parliament that they were not aware that the police mined diamonds at Chiadzwa.

[The Herald] Former Home Affairs Minister Ignatius Chombo, secretary in the ministry Mr Melusi Matshiya and the Zimbabwe Republic Police command on Monday told Parliament that they were not aware that the police mined diamonds at Chiadzwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Says Releasing Political Prisoners; No Confirmation Yet – U.S.

[VOA] The U.S State Department said it is closely following developments in Khartoum after Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir ordered the immediate release of all political prisoners in the country.

[VOA] The U.S State Department said it is closely following developments in Khartoum after Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir ordered the immediate release of all political prisoners in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Minister Urges Banks to Assist Cotton Farmers

[The Herald] Financial institutions should come up with tailor-made financing models for cotton farmers to wean them from relying solely on Government, Mashonaland West Minister of State for Provincial Affairs Webster Shamu has said.

[The Herald] Financial institutions should come up with tailor-made financing models for cotton farmers to wean them from relying solely on Government, Mashonaland West Minister of State for Provincial Affairs Webster Shamu has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mogadishu, UAE Trade Barbs Over Seized Money

[VOA] Somalia and United Arab Emirates have exchanged barbs over the seizure of millions of dollars from a plane chartered by Emirati diplomats to transport the cash to Mogadishu.

[VOA] Somalia and United Arab Emirates have exchanged barbs over the seizure of millions of dollars from a plane chartered by Emirati diplomats to transport the cash to Mogadishu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Pangolin Lands Trio in Jail

[The Herald] A Masvingo teacher and his two accomplices have been jailed for an effective nine years each after they were found in possession of a pangolin, which they tried to sell for $5 000.

[The Herald] A Masvingo teacher and his two accomplices have been jailed for an effective nine years each after they were found in possession of a pangolin, which they tried to sell for $5 000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Group to Build Clinics for Street and Vulnerable Children

[Nyasa Times] Street and vulnerable children are some of the excluded in health care delivery in the country and Chisomo Children Club (CCC) plans to build 2 clinics in Blantyre and Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] Street and vulnerable children are some of the excluded in health care delivery in the country and Chisomo Children Club (CCC) plans to build 2 clinics in Blantyre and Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former Police Chief Chihuri in No-Show At Civil Court

[The Herald] Former Police Commissioner-General Dr Augustine Chihuri, who was said to be in hiding, on Monday sent his lawyer to court to answer to $240 000 maintenance claims made by his mistress Ms Sithulisiwe Mthimkhulu.

[The Herald] Former Police Commissioner-General Dr Augustine Chihuri, who was said to be in hiding, on Monday sent his lawyer to court to answer to $240 000 maintenance claims made by his mistress Ms Sithulisiwe Mthimkhulu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youth Alive Foundation to Host Business Seminar

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Youth Alive Foundation (YAF) has invited the youth to participate in its second entrepreneurship and professional development seminar billed for April 27.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Youth Alive Foundation (YAF) has invited the youth to participate in its second entrepreneurship and professional development seminar billed for April 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Stand Up for Queens At Commonwealth Games

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national netball team has never beaten giants of world netball New Zealand but on Sunday the Queens stunned the Silver Ferns 57-53 at the Commonwealth Games being held at Gold Coast in Australia.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national netball team has never beaten giants of world netball New Zealand but on Sunday the Queens stunned the Silver Ferns 57-53 at the Commonwealth Games being held at Gold Coast in Australia.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bound by Blood, 2 Families Embody Reconciliation’s Challenge, Rewards

[VOA] Valens Rukiriza’s mud-walled house was too dim for a journalist’s on-camera interview. So, he and neighbor Silas Bihizi lugged a long wooden bench out of the tidy living area and into the dusty courtyard, one man on each end, negotiating turns wi…

[VOA] Valens Rukiriza's mud-walled house was too dim for a journalist's on-camera interview. So, he and neighbor Silas Bihizi lugged a long wooden bench out of the tidy living area and into the dusty courtyard, one man on each end, negotiating turns with easy familiarity.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda