President Urges Public to Cooperate With Military After Twin Attacks

[VOA] Burkina Faso President Roch Kabore urged the public Saturday to cooperate more closely with the country’s military, one day after an armed group carried out coordinated attacks on France’s embassy and cultural center and on the West African count…

[VOA] Burkina Faso President Roch Kabore urged the public Saturday to cooperate more closely with the country's military, one day after an armed group carried out coordinated attacks on France's embassy and cultural center and on the West African country's military headquarters in the capital of Ouagadougou.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

South Africa-Based Gospel Musician Honzeri Sparkles

[The Herald] South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel artiste Vincent Honzeri is taking gospel music to another level with his international alternative rock gospel album titled “Trans- formed”. The album is already topping radio charts in South Africa bar…

[The Herald] South Africa-based Zimbabwean gospel artiste Vincent Honzeri is taking gospel music to another level with his international alternative rock gospel album titled "Trans- formed". The album is already topping radio charts in South Africa barely two months after its release.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Indonesia Shows Willingness to Work With Mnangagwa

[The Herald] Indonesia has expressed its willingness to work closely with President Mnangagwa’s Government in several areas of economic development. This was revealed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s special envoy, Dr Nur Hassan Wirajuda, who met …

[The Herald] Indonesia has expressed its willingness to work closely with President Mnangagwa's Government in several areas of economic development. This was revealed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo's special envoy, Dr Nur Hassan Wirajuda, who met Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Lieutenant-General Sibusiso Moyo (Retired) in Harare on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anti-FGM Initiatives Yield Good Outcomes

[Daily News] Kilindi -THE African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) Health Africa, Tanzania branch, has saved 3070 girls from female genital mutilation (FGM) in Handeni and Kilindi districts, respectively, between 2014 and 2016.

[Daily News] Kilindi -THE African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF) Health Africa, Tanzania branch, has saved 3070 girls from female genital mutilation (FGM) in Handeni and Kilindi districts, respectively, between 2014 and 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AMISOM Heads of State Call on UN to Reverse Troop Drawdown

[VOA] The five East African nations contributing troops to the AMISOM peacekeeping mission in Somalia have called on the U.N. Security Council to keep troops slated for removal by 2020.

[VOA] The five East African nations contributing troops to the AMISOM peacekeeping mission in Somalia have called on the U.N. Security Council to keep troops slated for removal by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Anti-Congress Group Behind Violence – Khupe

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T vice president Thokozani Khupe has pointed an accusing finger at rival Nelson Chamisa for the violence which rocked Bulawayo Sunday at the opposition party’s offices.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T vice president Thokozani Khupe has pointed an accusing finger at rival Nelson Chamisa for the violence which rocked Bulawayo Sunday at the opposition party's offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

India, Netherlands Expand Cooperation With Govt

[The Herald] India and Netherlands are looking at expanding cooperation with Zimbabwe in agriculture, health and offering scholarships in many academic areas. This came out last week when Netherlands Ambassador to Zimbabwe Barbara van Hellemond and Ind…

[The Herald] India and Netherlands are looking at expanding cooperation with Zimbabwe in agriculture, health and offering scholarships in many academic areas. This came out last week when Netherlands Ambassador to Zimbabwe Barbara van Hellemond and Indian Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Rungsung Masakui separately paid courtesy calls on Minister of State for Government Scholarships in the Office of the President and Cabinet Dr Christopher Mushohwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe