Cadetship Debt Balloons

[The Herald] Government owes tertiary institutions $62 million in fees for students under the cadetship programme, Deputy Minister for Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Dr Godfrey Gandawa has said. Dr Gandawa told the N…

[The Herald] Government owes tertiary institutions $62 million in fees for students under the cadetship programme, Deputy Minister for Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development, Dr Godfrey Gandawa has said. Dr Gandawa told the National Assembly last week that they were engaging Treasury in an effort to clear the debt that has compromised the smooth running of the institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Youths Bash Opposition Rivals, Erect Mock Grave

[New Zimbabwe] SCORES of Zanu PF youths in Harare’s Mbare high density suburb on Monday went on a rampage as they beat up MDC-T supporters and burnt down property in the process.

[New Zimbabwe] SCORES of Zanu PF youths in Harare's Mbare high density suburb on Monday went on a rampage as they beat up MDC-T supporters and burnt down property in the process.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Henri Van Breda’s Axe Murder Case – Media Coverage Debated While Trial Postponed

[Daily Maverick] This week, the case of one of South Africa’s most gruesome family murders finally reached the Western Cape High Court – though not for long. In the dock is 21-year-old Henri van Breda, potential heir of a vast family fortune, accused o…

[Daily Maverick] This week, the case of one of South Africa's most gruesome family murders finally reached the Western Cape High Court - though not for long. In the dock is 21-year-old Henri van Breda, potential heir of a vast family fortune, accused of the murder of his parents and older brother, and the attempted murder of his surviving sister Marli. It took police almost 18 months to get a case against Van Breda together, but those impatient for justice will have to wait a little longer. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Mr K’ Was a Wise Counsellor, Stern Critic, Best Friend

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Nelson Mandela Foundation has described the late Ahmed Kathrada, or ‘Mr K’ as he was affectionately known at the foundation, as “our wise counsellor, our stern critic, our best friend”.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Nelson Mandela Foundation has described the late Ahmed Kathrada, or 'Mr K' as he was affectionately known at the foundation, as "our wise counsellor, our stern critic, our best friend".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa