Writer Ângelo Reis Defends Boosting of Literary Programmes

[ANGOP] Luanda -The writer Ângelo Reis, also nicknamed ?Barefoot Poet?, last Monday in Luanda defended the boosting of literary programmes, with a view to stimulating the appearance of new talents and authors, so that the national literature can improve its quality even more.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The writer Ângelo Reis, also nicknamed ?Barefoot Poet?, last Monday in Luanda defended the boosting of literary programmes, with a view to stimulating the appearance of new talents and authors, so that the national literature can improve its quality even more.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Top Govt Officials Blames Land Reform for Squalid Schools

[New Zimbabwe] PRIMARY and Secondary Education Permanent Secretary, Sylvia Utete Masango has blamed the land reform programme for the miserable state of schools in rural Matebeleland.

[New Zimbabwe] PRIMARY and Secondary Education Permanent Secretary, Sylvia Utete Masango has blamed the land reform programme for the miserable state of schools in rural Matebeleland.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Forgery Suspect Denies Bribery Charges

[Namibian] A SUSPECT with South African and Namibian citizenship was convicted on a charge of possessing a forged driver’s licence in the Keetmanshoop Magistrate’s Court yesterday.

[Namibian] A SUSPECT with South African and Namibian citizenship was convicted on a charge of possessing a forged driver's licence in the Keetmanshoop Magistrate's Court yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Masamba Leaves Boxing Association for Professional Boxing Control Board

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre April 25, 2017: After months of speculation and outright denial, Wilson ‘Shasha’ Masamba has returned to Malawi Professional Boxing Control Board (MPBCB) leaving the Malawi Boxing Association (MABA).

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre April 25, 2017: After months of speculation and outright denial, Wilson 'Shasha' Masamba has returned to Malawi Professional Boxing Control Board (MPBCB) leaving the Malawi Boxing Association (MABA).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ex-Minister Nabbed Over Pangolin, Released

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF Nyanga North legislator Hubert Nyanhongo, who is on charges of being found with a pangolin, was last week freed on $200 bail by High court judge justice Priscilla Munangati-Manongwa.

[New Zimbabwe] ZANU PF Nyanga North legislator Hubert Nyanhongo, who is on charges of being found with a pangolin, was last week freed on $200 bail by High court judge justice Priscilla Munangati-Manongwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

RFI Correspondent Jailed for 10 Years

[RFI] Ahmed Abba, an RFI correspondent in Cameroon, has been sentenced to 10 years in jail. Abba, who works for RFI’s Nigeria-based Hausa service, initially faced a possible death sentence.

[RFI] Ahmed Abba, an RFI correspondent in Cameroon, has been sentenced to 10 years in jail. Abba, who works for RFI's Nigeria-based Hausa service, initially faced a possible death sentence.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Mass Burial for 3 Bus Crash Victims

[The Herald] Three of the 21 victims of the accident that occurred when a South Africa-bound Proliner Bus side-swiped a haulage truck and caught fire along the Harare-Beitbridge Highway three weeks ago will be buried in a mass grave after pathologists …

[The Herald] Three of the 21 victims of the accident that occurred when a South Africa-bound Proliner Bus side-swiped a haulage truck and caught fire along the Harare-Beitbridge Highway three weeks ago will be buried in a mass grave after pathologists failed to identify them.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe