Suspected Poacher Shot

[New Era] Windhoek -A joint team of police officers and game rangers from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) yesterday morning shot and injured a man, who was in a group of three fugitive poachers who on Tuesday evaded a dragnet set up to en…

[New Era] Windhoek -A joint team of police officers and game rangers from the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) yesterday morning shot and injured a man, who was in a group of three fugitive poachers who on Tuesday evaded a dragnet set up to ensnare them after they entered a private farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Family Loses 300 Cattle in One Year

[Namibian] ONE family in the Otjimbingwe area appears to have experienced a sizeable fortune die-off as a result of prolonged extreme drought conditions during 2016.

[Namibian] ONE family in the Otjimbingwe area appears to have experienced a sizeable fortune die-off as a result of prolonged extreme drought conditions during 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Year in Preview – How to Survive Zimbabwe in 2017

[News24Wire] Bank queues. Shortages of cash but swelling volumes of bond notes. A president in failing health. If 2016 wasn’t an easy year for many Zimbabweans, 2017 could be even harder.

[News24Wire] Bank queues. Shortages of cash but swelling volumes of bond notes. A president in failing health. If 2016 wasn't an easy year for many Zimbabweans, 2017 could be even harder.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Brisk Trade With Women’s Hair

[Deutsche Welle] Black haircare is a multibillion dollar industry with women spending substantial sums on hair weaves and extensions. In Lusaka, Zambia, weaves are so widespread that you hardly ever see a natural head of hair.

[Deutsche Welle] Black haircare is a multibillion dollar industry with women spending substantial sums on hair weaves and extensions. In Lusaka, Zambia, weaves are so widespread that you hardly ever see a natural head of hair.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Msuva Shines As Yanga Win

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans assistant coach Juma Mwambusi felt his team had taken a giant stride towards the 2017 Mapinduzi Cup semi-finals by beating Zimamoto yesterday, but he was not about to get carried away with talk of clinching the t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans assistant coach Juma Mwambusi felt his team had taken a giant stride towards the 2017 Mapinduzi Cup semi-finals by beating Zimamoto yesterday, but he was not about to get carried away with talk of clinching the title.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

First Lady ‘Defies’ Court Order

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly defied a High Court order to return three properties she seized from a Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed in a botched $1.35m diamond ring deal.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly defied a High Court order to return three properties she seized from a Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed in a botched $1.35m diamond ring deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

When Babies With Down Syndrome are Called Devils

[Al Jazeera] Freetown -Aminatta stands in a narrow mud alley outside her house and rocks her brother’s newborn baby from side to side. Her five-year-old son Thomas hovers nearby, trying to scribble on a mud wall with a broken pen. After a while, he tot…

[Al Jazeera] Freetown -Aminatta stands in a narrow mud alley outside her house and rocks her brother's newborn baby from side to side. Her five-year-old son Thomas hovers nearby, trying to scribble on a mud wall with a broken pen. After a while, he totters over and tugs at his mother's skirt. He starts wiggling outstretched fingers while jerking his hips from side to side.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone