Zanu-PF to ‘Honour’ Zim ‘Icon’ Mugabe On His 94th Birthday

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean ruling Zanu-PF party’s youth league has reportedly said that it is planning to honour former president Robert Mugabe on his 94th birthday, saying that he remains the country’s icon.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean ruling Zanu-PF party's youth league has reportedly said that it is planning to honour former president Robert Mugabe on his 94th birthday, saying that he remains the country's icon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Winds of ANC Change Blowing Strong

[Daily Maverick] Generally speaking, in the metaphorically challenged battle between the buffalo and the tsunami, the tsunami can run out of options pretty quickly. Over time, the buffalo will emerge, perhaps sodden, but victorious. And so it is inevit…

[Daily Maverick] Generally speaking, in the metaphorically challenged battle between the buffalo and the tsunami, the tsunami can run out of options pretty quickly. Over time, the buffalo will emerge, perhaps sodden, but victorious. And so it is inevitably happening that political power is ebbing away from South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, and the tides are moving dramatically towards Deputy President and new ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa. However, Ramaphosa's speech on Saturday was about much more than power in the ANC; i

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Yet Another Body Is Recovered After a Man Drowns

[SAPS] Lephalale -The police are investigating yet another case of inquest after the body of a man was recovered in the Mogol river a few kilometres outside Lephalale town on Sunday, 14 January 2018 around 12:30.

[SAPS] Lephalale -The police are investigating yet another case of inquest after the body of a man was recovered in the Mogol river a few kilometres outside Lephalale town on Sunday, 14 January 2018 around 12:30.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Germany Makes U-Turn On Genocide Lawsuit

[New Era] Windhoek -Following a protracted legal challenge, the German government has finally accepted a court summons to appear in the United States Federal Court in New York in the class-action lawsuit for alleged crimes against humanity that the Ova…

[New Era] Windhoek -Following a protracted legal challenge, the German government has finally accepted a court summons to appear in the United States Federal Court in New York in the class-action lawsuit for alleged crimes against humanity that the Ovaherero and Nama people filed against it.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Leitao Hangs Up His Boots

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zimbabwe rugby stalwart Jacques Leitao has retired from rugby, bringing the curtain down on a very successful international and domestic rugby career spanning over a decade.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Zimbabwe rugby stalwart Jacques Leitao has retired from rugby, bringing the curtain down on a very successful international and domestic rugby career spanning over a decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidency On Media Reports Distortions in Relation to Meeting Between President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa

[Govt of SA] The Presidency has noted several distortions in media reports in relation to the meeting held by President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on 7 January 2018 at Dr John Langalibalele Dube residence in Durban.

[Govt of SA] The Presidency has noted several distortions in media reports in relation to the meeting held by President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on 7 January 2018 at Dr John Langalibalele Dube residence in Durban.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Namcol Only Has Capacity for 18,000 Learners

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) only has capacity to accommodate 18,000 learners for this academic year, the director Heroldt Murangi said last week.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Namibian College of Open Learning (Namcol) only has capacity to accommodate 18,000 learners for this academic year, the director Heroldt Murangi said last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Trump’s ‘Sh**hole’ Remark Disgusts Namibia, Africa

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia has joined Botswana, Ghana, and the African Union in condemning the remark of US President Donald Trump in which he is reported to have referred to African states as ‘sh**hole countries’.

[New Era] Windhoek -Namibia has joined Botswana, Ghana, and the African Union in condemning the remark of US President Donald Trump in which he is reported to have referred to African states as 'sh**hole countries'.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chief Frederick Passes On

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The //Kharas Region is saddened by the news of the passing of Chief David Frederick of the !Aman Traditional Authority of Bethanie, who died on Friday.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -The //Kharas Region is saddened by the news of the passing of Chief David Frederick of the !Aman Traditional Authority of Bethanie, who died on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Special School Uniform a Burden to Parents

[New Era] Ongwediva -Special uniforms worn by learners at some government schools are said to be a luxury expense, depleting pockets of already struggling parents, especially in January.

[New Era] Ongwediva -Special uniforms worn by learners at some government schools are said to be a luxury expense, depleting pockets of already struggling parents, especially in January.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia