Tsvangirai To Get State Assisted Funeral – Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] The Zanu PF-led government has rebuffed appeals by supporters to declare Morgan Tsvangirai a national hero and, instead, offered the former prime minister a state-assisted funeral.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zanu PF-led government has rebuffed appeals by supporters to declare Morgan Tsvangirai a national hero and, instead, offered the former prime minister a state-assisted funeral.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why We Can’t Provide Information On Buhari’s Treatment – Central Bank

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, Thursday explained why the apex bank cannot provide information on the funds used to defray the cost of President Muhammadu Buhari’s treatment in London.

[This Day] Abuja -The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, Thursday explained why the apex bank cannot provide information on the funds used to defray the cost of President Muhammadu Buhari's treatment in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Supporters Throng Harvest House to Mourn Tsvangirai

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of supporters thronged the MDC-T’s Harvest House head office Thursday in an outpouring of grief following the death of party leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

[New Zimbabwe] Hundreds of supporters thronged the MDC-T's Harvest House head office Thursday in an outpouring of grief following the death of party leader Morgan Tsvangirai.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyans Get Cheeky in Wake of Zuma, Desalegn Resignations

[Nairobi News] The resignation of Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and South African President Jacob Zuma has evoked a witty response from Kenyans online.

[Nairobi News] The resignation of Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and South African President Jacob Zuma has evoked a witty response from Kenyans online.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Heads Roll At Exams Body

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) has sent its management on forced leave with immediate effect to allow an uninterrupted audit to take place at the examinations board. Zimsec board chairman Professor Eddie Mwenje made the …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) has sent its management on forced leave with immediate effect to allow an uninterrupted audit to take place at the examinations board. Zimsec board chairman Professor Eddie Mwenje made the announcement at a Press conference in Harare yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Egypt Hammer Kenya in Wheelchair Tennis

[Nation] Kenya men’s team on Thursday got off to a losing start on the opening day of the International Tennis Federation’s BNP Paribas Wheelchair World Team Cup African qualifiers at the Nairobi Club.

[Nation] Kenya men's team on Thursday got off to a losing start on the opening day of the International Tennis Federation's BNP Paribas Wheelchair World Team Cup African qualifiers at the Nairobi Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Ethiopia’s ‘Entwined’ Democracy and Development

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma’s resignation was, on Thursday, joined by that of another regional leader: Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. In a televised address Desalegn said, “I see my resignation as vital in the bid to carry ou…

[Daily Maverick] President Jacob Zuma's resignation was, on Thursday, joined by that of another regional leader: Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. In a televised address Desalegn said, "I see my resignation as vital in the bid to carry out reforms that would lead to sustainable peace and democracy."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Matric Board Official Blames Boko Haram for Missing Funds

[Premium Times] The Yobe State Coordinator of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board, Sanusi Atose, has blamed the ongoing Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria’s North-East for his inability to account for N613,000 belonging to the board.

[Premium Times] The Yobe State Coordinator of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board, Sanusi Atose, has blamed the ongoing Boko Haram insurgency in Nigeria's North-East for his inability to account for N613,000 belonging to the board.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria