Ruling Party Youth Leader Suspended Over U.S.$400,000 Stands Scam

[The Herald] Zanu PF party has suspended its Manicaland provincial youth chairperson Cde Mubuso Chinguno, who is facing charges of misappropriating over US$400 000 mobilised to service youth residential stands in Chipinge. National Youth League executi…

[The Herald] Zanu PF party has suspended its Manicaland provincial youth chairperson Cde Mubuso Chinguno, who is facing charges of misappropriating over US$400 000 mobilised to service youth residential stands in Chipinge. National Youth League executive member Cde Beauty Dhliwayo has been appointed interim provincial chair. The party's Secretary for Youth Affairs, Cde Kudzanai Chipanga, confirmed the development yesterday, but refused to shed light on the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Racist Land Policies Fatal for Economy, Warn Analysts

[New Zimbabwe] Analysts have described a government policy pronouncement which provides for long term leases to black farmers and short term ones for their white counterparts as discriminatory and bad for the economy.

[New Zimbabwe] Analysts have described a government policy pronouncement which provides for long term leases to black farmers and short term ones for their white counterparts as discriminatory and bad for the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Rights Team, Rwanda Disagree Over Ingabire

[East African] Disagreement over visiting and interviewing jailed opposition politician Victoire Ingabire is at the centre of the standoff between Rwanda and the UN torture prevention body, sources have told The EastAfrican.

[East African] Disagreement over visiting and interviewing jailed opposition politician Victoire Ingabire is at the centre of the standoff between Rwanda and the UN torture prevention body, sources have told The EastAfrican.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Teenage Football Star Linked to Arsenal

[The Herald] In the week that a number of England-based footballers have been drafted into the Warriors set-up, the biggest circulating daily British newspaper, The Sun, have reported that Zimbabwean teenage star Trystan Nydam could be on his way to En…

[The Herald] In the week that a number of England-based footballers have been drafted into the Warriors set-up, the biggest circulating daily British newspaper, The Sun, have reported that Zimbabwean teenage star Trystan Nydam could be on his way to English giants Arsenal. Nydam, the 17-year-old midfielder who has forced his way into the first XI of Championship side Ipswich Town, is believed to have set his sights on playing for England and not Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teenager Commits Suicide ‘To Go Rest’

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A young man cut his life short after he hanged himself with a rope from a tree at Beespos Post in Keetmanshoop on Saturday, leaving a note saying although life was fine, he wants “to go rest’.

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -A young man cut his life short after he hanged himself with a rope from a tree at Beespos Post in Keetmanshoop on Saturday, leaving a note saying although life was fine, he wants "to go rest'.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

See You in Court, Politician Mliswa Tells Traditional Chiefs

[New Zimbabwe] Independent legislator Temba Mliswa has vowed to take chiefs’ president Fortune Charumbira to court for aiding Zanu PF’s election campaign by urging traditional leaders to mobilise voters for the ruling party.

[New Zimbabwe] Independent legislator Temba Mliswa has vowed to take chiefs' president Fortune Charumbira to court for aiding Zanu PF's election campaign by urging traditional leaders to mobilise voters for the ruling party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Boxer Shihepo Denied Bail After Fatal Accident

[New Era] Windhoek -The mystery surrounding a road accident that killed two people between Windhoek and Okahandja on Saturday night was finally cracked with the arrest of prominent local boxer Wilberforce Shihepo.

[New Era] Windhoek -The mystery surrounding a road accident that killed two people between Windhoek and Okahandja on Saturday night was finally cracked with the arrest of prominent local boxer Wilberforce Shihepo.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Arrests Expected to Test Kigali-Kampala Relations

[East African] The arrest and arraignment of senior police officers before a Uganda army court has revealed how uneasy relations are between Ugandan security agencies and how this may have a bearing on relations with some neighbouring countries.

[East African] The arrest and arraignment of senior police officers before a Uganda army court has revealed how uneasy relations are between Ugandan security agencies and how this may have a bearing on relations with some neighbouring countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda