Matemadanda Application to Be Off Remand Refused, Bitter War Vets Boss Says Courts Captured

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE magistrate, Josephine Sande, on Friday dismissed an application by the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association secretary general, Victor Matemadanda, in which he wanted to be placed off remand leading to a bitter Ma…

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE magistrate, Josephine Sande, on Friday dismissed an application by the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans' Association secretary general, Victor Matemadanda, in which he wanted to be placed off remand leading to a bitter Matemadanda saying the courts were "captured".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Seeks Cancellation of Maintenance As Kids Drop Out of School

[New Zimbabwe] Gweru -A man from Mkoba has approached the civil court seeking cancellation of money he pays for the upkeep of his three children alleging that his ex-wife failed to pay the fees leading to the kids dropping out of school.

[New Zimbabwe] Gweru -A man from Mkoba has approached the civil court seeking cancellation of money he pays for the upkeep of his three children alleging that his ex-wife failed to pay the fees leading to the kids dropping out of school.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Says Newly Formed MDC Alliance Is a Western Plot

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe on Friday accused a recently launched opposition alliance seeking to unseat him in next year’s elections of plotting with Western powers to force him out.

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe on Friday accused a recently launched opposition alliance seeking to unseat him in next year's elections of plotting with Western powers to force him out.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Suffered Severe Diarrhoea for 2 Weeks, Says Grace

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe once asked for Defence Minister, Sydney Sekeramayi to his “deathbed” as he feared he could succumb to a food poisoning induced diarrhoea attack which condemned him to his bed for two weeks.

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe once asked for Defence Minister, Sydney Sekeramayi to his "deathbed" as he feared he could succumb to a food poisoning induced diarrhoea attack which condemned him to his bed for two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Glaring Illegalities That Persuaded Judges to Invalidate Kenyatta’s Win

[East African] A scrutiny of results that led the Supreme Court to cancel Kenya’s presidential election results has opened wide the can of worms that was the country’s August 8, 2017 polls, calling into question some 7.5 million votes.

[East African] A scrutiny of results that led the Supreme Court to cancel Kenya's presidential election results has opened wide the can of worms that was the country's August 8, 2017 polls, calling into question some 7.5 million votes.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Poll Observers Now Praise Supreme Court Ruling

[East African] International observers of Kenya’s 2017 General Election have now praised the ruling of the Supreme Court that nullified the presidential vote, after initially endorsing the process as free and fair.

[East African] International observers of Kenya's 2017 General Election have now praised the ruling of the Supreme Court that nullified the presidential vote, after initially endorsing the process as free and fair.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Take Govt to Task Over Murders in Entebbe

[East African] As police grapple for answers to a wave of murders targeting women in Entebbe and Nansana townships, eyes are being cast wider to another wave of murders that has gone unexplained.

[East African] As police grapple for answers to a wave of murders targeting women in Entebbe and Nansana townships, eyes are being cast wider to another wave of murders that has gone unexplained.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘I Decide for Myself’ – Woman Shows Power of Knowledge

[IPS] Rumbek -Elizabeth Ayumpou Balang is a teacher at a nursery and primary school in Rumbek, a town in central South Sudan. It is her dream job, but it did not come easily. Like many girls in South Sudan, Ms. Balang was married, and became a mother, …

[IPS] Rumbek -Elizabeth Ayumpou Balang is a teacher at a nursery and primary school in Rumbek, a town in central South Sudan. It is her dream job, but it did not come easily. Like many girls in South Sudan, Ms. Balang was married, and became a mother, while just a teenager.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan