Wenera Returns to the Big Screen

[The Herald] Season six of high-definition popular soap opera “Wenera” premiered on ZBC TV last week. The soap is centred on saga of rival over a diamond company between Shumba and Wenera, while in the Wenera family the struggle continues between the f…

[The Herald] Season six of high-definition popular soap opera "Wenera" premiered on ZBC TV last week. The soap is centred on saga of rival over a diamond company between Shumba and Wenera, while in the Wenera family the struggle continues between the family members. It tackles issues to do with deception, anticipation, power over other people, the love of money and living that influences relationships between rivals and family members. In an interview, Wenera executive producer Eddie Ndlovu said the new season is packe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dalai Lama – Desmond Tutu ‘Very Precious in This Troubled World’

[News24Wire] Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu should live “at least [a] few years” more, the Dalai Lama said in celebration of Tutu’s 86th birthday on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu should live "at least [a] few years" more, the Dalai Lama said in celebration of Tutu's 86th birthday on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Al-Shabaab Accused of Beheading Man Near Wajid District

[Shabelle] A Somali official has blamed Al Shabaab for the beheading of a man near the southern town of Wajid, located in the country’s southwestern Bakool region on Sunday morning.

[Shabelle] A Somali official has blamed Al Shabaab for the beheading of a man near the southern town of Wajid, located in the country's southwestern Bakool region on Sunday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism Boosted With Security Agreement

[Shabelle] Somali federal and state authorities, together with the international community, agreed on a support and coordination mechanism to put in operation the national strategy to prevent and counter violent extremism.

[Shabelle] Somali federal and state authorities, together with the international community, agreed on a support and coordination mechanism to put in operation the national strategy to prevent and counter violent extremism.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

FCMB Empowers SMEs

[This Day] First City Monument Bank (FCMB) said it recently organised the first in a series of free training programmes for small and medium business owners.

[This Day] First City Monument Bank (FCMB) said it recently organised the first in a series of free training programmes for small and medium business owners.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Local Company Turns Plastic Waste Into Furniture, Pavers

[New Times] A local firm engaged in waste collection, management and recycling, AGRUNI Company Ltd is recycling wastes and turning them into valuable products such as chairs, tables, basins, water pipes and pavers.

[New Times] A local firm engaged in waste collection, management and recycling, AGRUNI Company Ltd is recycling wastes and turning them into valuable products such as chairs, tables, basins, water pipes and pavers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Senator Wetang’ula Steps in to Shield Odinga From Probe

[Nation] Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang’ula has cautioned the Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko against the investigation of Nasa leader Raila Odinga over remarks that there will be no repeat presidential election if reforms in the electoral…

[Nation] Bungoma Senator Moses Wetang'ula has cautioned the Director of Public Prosecutions Keriako Tobiko against the investigation of Nasa leader Raila Odinga over remarks that there will be no repeat presidential election if reforms in the electoral agency are not effected.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya