Overcoming Stigma of Mental Illness

[The Herald] Stigma is when someone views you in a negative way because you have a distinguishing characteristic or personal trait that’s thought to be, or actually is, a disadvantage.

[The Herald] Stigma is when someone views you in a negative way because you have a distinguishing characteristic or personal trait that's thought to be, or actually is, a disadvantage.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Parties Call For Mugabe Family Lifestyle Audit

[New Zimbabwe] The proposed government life style audit should start with the First Family as its money-not-an-object expenditures do not tally with economic realities of the country, opposition parties have said.

[New Zimbabwe] The proposed government life style audit should start with the First Family as its money-not-an-object expenditures do not tally with economic realities of the country, opposition parties have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gold Deliveries Soar

[The Herald] Gold deliveries soared to almost 14,7 tonnes in the first eight months of the year, driven by a strong performance by small-scale miners, statistics reveal. Small-scale miners, who largely use rudimentary equipment to haul the precious met…

[The Herald] Gold deliveries soared to almost 14,7 tonnes in the first eight months of the year, driven by a strong performance by small-scale miners, statistics reveal. Small-scale miners, who largely use rudimentary equipment to haul the precious metal, have been playing second fiddle to large-scale gold producers but have since turned on the style, and have delivered 7,2 tonnes since January.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe-Aligned War Veterans Declare Takeover

[New Zimbabwe] A group of war veterans aligned to the G40 ZANU PF faction has claimed a takeover of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) as President Robert Mugabe’s succession row continues.

[New Zimbabwe] A group of war veterans aligned to the G40 ZANU PF faction has claimed a takeover of the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) as President Robert Mugabe's succession row continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Emergency Passports Back

[The Herald] The Registrar-General’s Office has resumed issuing emergency passports and rubbished reports that it had run out of paper to print passports owing to foreign currency shortages.

[The Herald] The Registrar-General's Office has resumed issuing emergency passports and rubbished reports that it had run out of paper to print passports owing to foreign currency shortages.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Empower Children With Disabilities

[The Herald] Government is crafting a policy to increase education facilities for people living with disabilities for them to sit for national examinations. A Curriculum and Technical Services Unit official Mr Edward Mandeya said the ministry was makin…

[The Herald] Government is crafting a policy to increase education facilities for people living with disabilities for them to sit for national examinations. A Curriculum and Technical Services Unit official Mr Edward Mandeya said the ministry was making progress in helping all disabled students to sit for examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Could Murekezi be Extradited?

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Lilongwe has dismissed the application by the State to discharge request by Rwandan national Vincent Murekezi for a judicial review over extradition bid.

[Nyasa Times] The High Court in Lilongwe has dismissed the application by the State to discharge request by Rwandan national Vincent Murekezi for a judicial review over extradition bid.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

President Kagame Addresses the 72nd Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly

[Rwanda Govt] New York -Every year, the United Nations channels billions of dollars in humanitarian assistance. It also sets the global agenda on key policy issues from development to women’s rights, while providing a platform for major international a…

[Rwanda Govt] New York -Every year, the United Nations channels billions of dollars in humanitarian assistance. It also sets the global agenda on key policy issues from development to women's rights, while providing a platform for major international agreements.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Elections Next Year Would be Catastrophic – UN

[VOA] United Nations experts warn that elections in South Sudan next year would be catastrophic and lead to more violence in the conflict-torn country. A report on the humanitarian consequences of civil war has been submitted to the U.N. Human Rights C…

[VOA] United Nations experts warn that elections in South Sudan next year would be catastrophic and lead to more violence in the conflict-torn country. A report on the humanitarian consequences of civil war has been submitted to the U.N. Human Rights Council.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

The Long Arm of Ethiopia Reaches for Those Who Fled

[HRW] “Wako” fled Ethiopia for Kenya in 2012, after his release from prison. He had been locked up for two years after campaigning for the Oromo People’s Congress, an opposition party that has often been targeted by the government.

[HRW] "Wako" fled Ethiopia for Kenya in 2012, after his release from prison. He had been locked up for two years after campaigning for the Oromo People's Congress, an opposition party that has often been targeted by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia