Discard New Textbook Policy, It Has Failed

[Nation] Recent reports that some 33 million textbooks procured by the government for public schools have multiple errors and misleading facts are quite alarming but not surprising.

[Nation] Recent reports that some 33 million textbooks procured by the government for public schools have multiple errors and misleading facts are quite alarming but not surprising.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Decolonising Economics in South Africa

[The Journalist] The drive for the decolonisation of South African higher education may comfortably be associated with much older post-colonial intellectual movements to invigorate the social sciences and humanities across Africa. This latest decolonis…

[The Journalist] The drive for the decolonisation of South African higher education may comfortably be associated with much older post-colonial intellectual movements to invigorate the social sciences and humanities across Africa. This latest decolonisation movement has ramped up the challenge to western economics rationalism, and Eurocentrism as the main underpinnings of education, knowledge production and public policy-making.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cricket Fans Heartbroken

[263Chat] It was on a beautiful overcast Thursday morning when Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to field against minors United Arab Emirates at the Harare Sports Club.

[263Chat] It was on a beautiful overcast Thursday morning when Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to field against minors United Arab Emirates at the Harare Sports Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Impeachment Motion Halted

[Times of Zambia] The United Party for National Development (UPND) members of Parliament were yesterday left feeling frustrated when their proposed motion to impeach President Edgar Lungu was put back indefinitely after being told Parliament needed tim…

[Times of Zambia] The United Party for National Development (UPND) members of Parliament were yesterday left feeling frustrated when their proposed motion to impeach President Edgar Lungu was put back indefinitely after being told Parliament needed time to study the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Anything Wrong With Impeachment Motion?

[Zambia Reports] It is sad and shameful how ignorant some people are. This impeachment is not targeting the PF neither is it in the interest of the UPND, but in the interest of protecting the constitution from those that abrogate it.

[Zambia Reports] It is sad and shameful how ignorant some people are. This impeachment is not targeting the PF neither is it in the interest of the UPND, but in the interest of protecting the constitution from those that abrogate it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

House Approves Shs 1.2b for Nodding Disease

[Monitor] Parliament -Parliament has approved a supplementary budget of Shs1.2b to help victims weakened by the mysterious nodding syndrome in Northern Uganda despite Shs73m advanced earlier this year not being unaccounted for.

[Monitor] Parliament -Parliament has approved a supplementary budget of Shs1.2b to help victims weakened by the mysterious nodding syndrome in Northern Uganda despite Shs73m advanced earlier this year not being unaccounted for.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nairobi Is At Risk From Another Cholera Outbreak. Why This Isn’t Necessary

[The Conversation Africa] Flooding has affected households across Nairobi – even in the city’s high-end diplomatic enclaves. Its effects range. In addition to the deaths and serious injuries, vexing traffic jams have been intensified due to swamped roa…

[The Conversation Africa] Flooding has affected households across Nairobi - even in the city's high-end diplomatic enclaves. Its effects range. In addition to the deaths and serious injuries, vexing traffic jams have been intensified due to swamped roadways and stalled cars and schools have also been forced to close.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya