We Worked With Chiwenga to Topple Mugabe – Chiefs

[Zimbabwe Standard] President of the Chiefs Council, Fortune Charumbira yesterday revealed that former defence forces chief, General Constantino Chiwenga (retired) consulted chiefs in plans to topple former president Robert Mugabe.

[Zimbabwe Standard] President of the Chiefs Council, Fortune Charumbira yesterday revealed that former defence forces chief, General Constantino Chiwenga (retired) consulted chiefs in plans to topple former president Robert Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigerian Army Releases 244 Repentant Boko Haram Suspects to Borno Govt

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 Boko Haram suspects, who it said have given up membership of the terrorist group, to the Borno State government.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Army on Monday handed over 244 Boko Haram suspects, who it said have given up membership of the terrorist group, to the Borno State government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania and Rwanda to Collaborate On SGR

[East African] Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Salaam port.

[East African] Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to start the construction of the standard gauge railways (SGR) from Isaka to Kigali this year as part of efforts to connect Rwanda to the Dar es Salaam port.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How Thinking Like a CEO Will Make You Succeed in PR

[Zimbabwe Standard] Organisations thrive on excellent leadership. That should be a given, especially when the CEO knows how to effectively use the human resources at his disposal. In past articles, we have shown why it is important for the public relat…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Organisations thrive on excellent leadership. That should be a given, especially when the CEO knows how to effectively use the human resources at his disposal. In past articles, we have shown why it is important for the public relations function to be placed at the decision-making table.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Church Outrage Against Spanking Aids Violence Against South Africa’s Children

[The Conversation Africa] Some churches and Christian lobbies are outraged by a groundbreaking South African court ruling on 19th October 2017 that outlaws the spanking of children. The court found that the common law defence of spanking as a “reasonab…

[The Conversation Africa] Some churches and Christian lobbies are outraged by a groundbreaking South African court ruling on 19th October 2017 that outlaws the spanking of children. The court found that the common law defence of spanking as a "reasonable and moderate chastisement" of a child in the home is unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

U.S. $891,000 – Fishing Gear to Be Seized, Destroyed

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina, has ordered that illegal fishing gear worth 2bn/- seized in Ukerewe islands in Mwanza Region be confiscated and destroyed.

[Daily News] THE Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Mr Luhaga Mpina, has ordered that illegal fishing gear worth 2bn/- seized in Ukerewe islands in Mwanza Region be confiscated and destroyed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

KZN Town Without Water for Three Years

[GroundUp] Communal taps in Willowfontein south-west of Pietermaritzburg, have been dry for three years. Residents are dependent on tankers that deliver water once a week. Some people use dirty water from the Zikizi River. Some have dug boreholes to su…

[GroundUp] Communal taps in Willowfontein south-west of Pietermaritzburg, have been dry for three years. Residents are dependent on tankers that deliver water once a week. Some people use dirty water from the Zikizi River. Some have dug boreholes to supply their homes.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa