What Next for Meddy After a Memorable Homecoming?

[New Times] After several efforts to reach him were futile as his local phone number was off, we were finally able to trace Meddy on his U.S phone number, and he suggested we meet at the Gikondo based Narrow Road Studio, owned by celebrated audio produ…

[New Times] After several efforts to reach him were futile as his local phone number was off, we were finally able to trace Meddy on his U.S phone number, and he suggested we meet at the Gikondo based Narrow Road Studio, owned by celebrated audio producer Pastor P. Asked what he was up to in studio he retorted;

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What Keeps Gospel Music Power Couple Charambas Going

[The Herald] A number of gospel musicians have come and gone but the Charambas have stood the test of time. In a rare occasion and a first in their career, the duo launched their albums on August 16, “Abba Father” by Pastor Charamba and “Voice of Miria…

[The Herald] A number of gospel musicians have come and gone but the Charambas have stood the test of time. In a rare occasion and a first in their career, the duo launched their albums on August 16, "Abba Father" by Pastor Charamba and "Voice of Miriam" by Mai Charamba. As people are listening to the albums it is time to reflect on what has kept the Charambas going.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Face of Zimbabwe Pageant Gathers Momentum

[The Herald] It will be a nervous wait until September 30 for 11 finalists who were picked from a final selection round for the Black Opal Face of Zimbabwe. The beauties who were chosen based on their personality, talent and intelligence, will be vying…

[The Herald] It will be a nervous wait until September 30 for 11 finalists who were picked from a final selection round for the Black Opal Face of Zimbabwe. The beauties who were chosen based on their personality, talent and intelligence, will be vying for the BOFOZ queen title at the event to be held at Zimbali Gardens in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Masike Celebrates 10 Years in Music

[The Herald] Songstress Hope Masike affectionately known as “Princess of Mbira” will celebrate her decade in the music industry by launching a debut DVD titled “10 Years of Hope” at Alliance Francaise tomorrow night.In an interview with this publicatio…

[The Herald] Songstress Hope Masike affectionately known as "Princess of Mbira" will celebrate her decade in the music industry by launching a debut DVD titled "10 Years of Hope" at Alliance Francaise tomorrow night.In an interview with this publication, Masike said the DVD comprises of old, awarding-winning videos and brand new videos among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Eliminating Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Nigeria

[This Day] Despite Nigerian Government’s target to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV by 2016, over 60,000 children are still being infected yearly in the country. Odimegwu Onwumere writes on need to tackle the scourge head on

[This Day] Despite Nigerian Government's target to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV by 2016, over 60,000 children are still being infected yearly in the country. Odimegwu Onwumere writes on need to tackle the scourge head on

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Calls for Dredging of River Benue to Checkmake Floods

[This Day] Makurdi -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said dredging of River Benue is the immediate option left to the federal government to forestall further flooding in Benue State.

[This Day] Makurdi -Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said dredging of River Benue is the immediate option left to the federal government to forestall further flooding in Benue State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rohr Says No Panic, Eagles Will Cage Zambia

[This Day] With Zambia breathing down the neck of Nigeria after claiming a famous 1-0 away victory against Algeria in Constantine on Tuesday night to move up to seven points, Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, insisted thursday that th…

[This Day] With Zambia breathing down the neck of Nigeria after claiming a famous 1-0 away victory against Algeria in Constantine on Tuesday night to move up to seven points, Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, insisted thursday that there is no need for panic among football fans in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Two Deputies to Boko Haram Leader Killed – Army

[This Day] Two Boko Haram commanders and deputies to Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of the terror group, were killed in successful military operations at Alafa in Borno on Sallah day, an official has said.

[This Day] Two Boko Haram commanders and deputies to Abubakar Shekau, a factional leader of the terror group, were killed in successful military operations at Alafa in Borno on Sallah day, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Insists Resident Doctors’ Strike Flouts Agreement

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday insisted that the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) violated the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) reached with the Federal Government.

[Daily Trust] The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, yesterday insisted that the strike by the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) violated the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) reached with the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

India Invests U.S.$10 Billion in Africa As Nigeria Seeks ICT Growth

[Guardian] Through the Indo-Africa trade arrangement, India has facilitated an investment worth about $10 billion to the African Continent in the last few years. According to the Chairman, Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council, Shyama…

[Guardian] Through the Indo-Africa trade arrangement, India has facilitated an investment worth about $10 billion to the African Continent in the last few years. According to the Chairman, Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council, Shyamal Ghosh, these investments have brought India closer to the Africa region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria