Ex-Zimparks Boss to Stand Trial

[The Herald] The trial date for former director-general of the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority Edson Chidziya accused of concealing an audit report in 2015 which exposed the theft of 56 rhino horns worth $3 million has been set for Oct…

[The Herald] The trial date for former director-general of the Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority Edson Chidziya accused of concealing an audit report in 2015 which exposed the theft of 56 rhino horns worth $3 million has been set for October 24.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Village Head Gets Seven Years for Attempted Sex With 13 Year-Old Granddaughter

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Liwonde First Grade Magistrate court this week convicted and sentenced Lucious Katuli aged 47 who was a village head and a church elder to seven years imprisonment for attempting to have sex with his granddaughter.

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -Liwonde First Grade Magistrate court this week convicted and sentenced Lucious Katuli aged 47 who was a village head and a church elder to seven years imprisonment for attempting to have sex with his granddaughter.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Former Cricket Boss Pichanick Dies

[The Herald] Former Sports Commission boss Alwyn Pichanick, who was also the Zimbabwe Cricket honorary life president, has died in Australia after a long battle with cancer. He was 84.

[The Herald] Former Sports Commission boss Alwyn Pichanick, who was also the Zimbabwe Cricket honorary life president, has died in Australia after a long battle with cancer. He was 84.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youth Met to Work Out Strategies to Fight Poverty and Unemployment

[Iwacu] More than 300 young people have gathered in a national youth forum this Monday 9 October 2017 in Bujumbura. Organized by the youth-led organization YouthGlobe, the two-day conference brought together young people from different provinces to ado…

[Iwacu] More than 300 young people have gathered in a national youth forum this Monday 9 October 2017 in Bujumbura. Organized by the youth-led organization YouthGlobe, the two-day conference brought together young people from different provinces to adopt strategies so as to combat poverty and unemployment.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Theater Group Speaks Out On Abortion, Forced Marriages

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -A Mzuzu based theater group, Oneness Arts Theater, has spoken out that the power to either go for or against abortion is a decision for the woman carrying the pregnancy and not anyone else.

[Malawi News Agency] Mzuzu -A Mzuzu based theater group, Oneness Arts Theater, has spoken out that the power to either go for or against abortion is a decision for the woman carrying the pregnancy and not anyone else.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Reshuffle to Breathe New Life Into Government

[The Herald] The announcement of a Cabinet reshuffle by President Mugabe could not have come at a better time given the current policy discordances and attendant administrative logjams that have almost paralysed Government business as some ministers ha…

[The Herald] The announcement of a Cabinet reshuffle by President Mugabe could not have come at a better time given the current policy discordances and attendant administrative logjams that have almost paralysed Government business as some ministers had lost focus due to laziness or pursuance of peripheral matters that are divorced from their core duty of serving the nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Angry Mob Loots Senior Chief Fukamapiri’s Office

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhata Bay -There were ugly scenes Friday at Kande in Nkhata Bay District when an angry mob ransacked Senior Chief Fukamapiri’s office where some items were also stolen.

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhata Bay -There were ugly scenes Friday at Kande in Nkhata Bay District when an angry mob ransacked Senior Chief Fukamapiri's office where some items were also stolen.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Referee Turns Suicidal

[The Herald] Relatives of assistant referee Thomas Kusosa were yesterday forced to break into the house where he stays in Kwekwe after serious concerns were raised about the match official’s whereabouts in the wake of disturbances which led to the aban…

[The Herald] Relatives of assistant referee Thomas Kusosa were yesterday forced to break into the house where he stays in Kwekwe after serious concerns were raised about the match official's whereabouts in the wake of disturbances which led to the abandonment of the 2017 Chibuku Super Cup quarter-final between CAPS United and Shabanie Mine.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cooperatives Touted As Game Changer for Local Farmers

[Malawi News Agency] Neno -A Cooperative guru, John Mlangeni has called on government to promote establishment of cooperatives for smallholder farmers for the benefit of the country.

[Malawi News Agency] Neno -A Cooperative guru, John Mlangeni has called on government to promote establishment of cooperatives for smallholder farmers for the benefit of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi