Husband Goes Berserk Over Condoms

[The Herald] A Waterfalls man was last week fined $50 by a Mbare magistrate for bashing his wife claiming that he had smelt a used condom in their matrimonial bedroom.

[The Herald] A Waterfalls man was last week fined $50 by a Mbare magistrate for bashing his wife claiming that he had smelt a used condom in their matrimonial bedroom.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Makalle’s Sole Permanent Gallery

[Ethiopian Herald] She goes by the name of Rahel Buluts. She lives in Makalle and owns an art gallery named after her. She opened the “Rahel Art Gallery” two years ago. First, her own 40 paintings were displayed. Since then, various paintings on women,…

[Ethiopian Herald] She goes by the name of Rahel Buluts. She lives in Makalle and owns an art gallery named after her. She opened the "Rahel Art Gallery" two years ago. First, her own 40 paintings were displayed. Since then, various paintings on women, public figures, patriotism and other issues by seven painters have been exhibited in her gallery.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A Good Surgeon Doesn’t Cross the Red Line Without Having the Necessary Help of His Colleagues – Professor Adem Ali

[Ethiopian Herald] Professor Adem Ali has has been serving for three and half decades at Addis Ababa University School of Medical Science, Department of Surgery. He has contributed vastly to the establishment and development of various national and int…

[Ethiopian Herald] Professor Adem Ali has has been serving for three and half decades at Addis Ababa University School of Medical Science, Department of Surgery. He has contributed vastly to the establishment and development of various national and international academic societies. Besides, he served as president of the Ethiopian Medical Association. The Ethiopian Herald had a short stay with Prof. Ali with the intention of familiarizing his personal and professional life with the general public. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Standards Authority Sends Alerts on Illegal Flavoured Cigarettes

[This Day] A few months after the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth International (ERA/FoEN), notified the Nigerian government that Philip Morris International was flooding the country with “unlicensed, tax-not-paid” cigarettes, the Stan…

[This Day] A few months after the Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth International (ERA/FoEN), notified the Nigerian government that Philip Morris International was flooding the country with "unlicensed, tax-not-paid" cigarettes, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has raised the alarm over attempts by another tobacco manufacturing company to begin the distribution of illegally imported cigarettes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

So Bookul Calls for a Decentralization of Francophone Literature

[Camer.be] Some may rather speak of the urgency of “decolonizing” African literature- the French-speaking one, because on the English-speaking side things have considerably evolved. It still seems unthinkable that a book published in Africa be included…

[Camer.be] Some may rather speak of the urgency of "decolonizing" African literature- the French-speaking one, because on the English-speaking side things have considerably evolved. It still seems unthinkable that a book published in Africa be included in the final list of a great Parisian literary prize. Meanwhile, as we have seen, Chigozie Obioma's book "The Fishermen", published by a Nigerian publisher, ended up in the shortlist of the London's Man Booker Prize 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Smart Technologies to Ensure Sustainable Farming

[Ethiopian Herald] “There is something that we are not doing properly, that is why we keep on falling short of feeding the whole Africa,” mutters Dr. Kodjo P. Abassa, trying to get comfy on his chair. Dr. Abassa, former Adviser at the United Nations Ec…

[Ethiopian Herald] "There is something that we are not doing properly, that is why we keep on falling short of feeding the whole Africa," mutters Dr. Kodjo P. Abassa, trying to get comfy on his chair. Dr. Abassa, former Adviser at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, has worked for more than 25 years in the field of sustainable agriculture and biotechnology. "Actually, Ethiopia alone can feed the whole Africa," he declared. He stated that Ethiopia possesses the largest livestock population in Africa and the thi

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Njeru Residents Lose Million in Easter Fire

[Monitor] Buikwe -A fire that gutted several homes in Uganda Electricity Board (UEB) Village, in Njeru Municipality, Buikwe District, destroying property worth million has left residents in tears.

[Monitor] Buikwe -A fire that gutted several homes in Uganda Electricity Board (UEB) Village, in Njeru Municipality, Buikwe District, destroying property worth million has left residents in tears.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ANCYL in KZN Requests Meeting Over Kathrada Memorial Apology

[News24Wire] The ANC Youth League in KwaZulu-Natal has written a letter to the Active Citizens Movement asking for a meeting to discuss the organisation’s demand for an apology for the league’s behaviour during the Ahmed Kathrada memorial in Durban las…

[News24Wire] The ANC Youth League in KwaZulu-Natal has written a letter to the Active Citizens Movement asking for a meeting to discuss the organisation's demand for an apology for the league's behaviour during the Ahmed Kathrada memorial in Durban last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa