Parents of Bridge Schools Protest Against ‘Discriminatory’ Closure

[Observer] Parents of Bridge International Academies in Uganda have expressed concern towards the on-going closure of the school’s 63 branches countrywide over licence issues, a move they deem discriminatory.

[Observer] Parents of Bridge International Academies in Uganda have expressed concern towards the on-going closure of the school's 63 branches countrywide over licence issues, a move they deem discriminatory.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hwange Strike – Mine Workers Union Defends Employer

[New Zimbabwe] The Associated Mine Workers Union of Zimbabwe has backed the employer in the ongoing salary impasse between spouses of Hwange Colliery Company (HCC) workers’ spouses and company management.

[New Zimbabwe] The Associated Mine Workers Union of Zimbabwe has backed the employer in the ongoing salary impasse between spouses of Hwange Colliery Company (HCC) workers' spouses and company management.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What’s Stopping Young People From Participating in Elections?

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe will hold fresh elections at the end of July this year, a sign that, following decades of rule under autocratic leader Robert Mugabe, the southern African nation is on the path towards democracy.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe will hold fresh elections at the end of July this year, a sign that, following decades of rule under autocratic leader Robert Mugabe, the southern African nation is on the path towards democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

In These Rains, I Should Shift to Kololo

[Observer] Over last week, I spent a lot of adrenaline posting pictures of Bunnamwaya-Lweza road on social media for public attention. I call it a road for lack of a better word, you may as well call it a stretch of beautiful galleys and ditches. This …

[Observer] Over last week, I spent a lot of adrenaline posting pictures of Bunnamwaya-Lweza road on social media for public attention. I call it a road for lack of a better word, you may as well call it a stretch of beautiful galleys and ditches. This road, stretching from Lweza to Kabuusu, is used by many to escape traffic jam on Entebbe road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament to Vet New Security Minister, Police Chief

[Observer] Parliament’s Appointments Committee is set to vet the newly appointed Security minister Gen Elly Tumwiine, inspector general of police (IGP) Martin Okoth Ochola and his deputy Brig. Sabiiti Muzeyi today.

[Observer] Parliament's Appointments Committee is set to vet the newly appointed Security minister Gen Elly Tumwiine, inspector general of police (IGP) Martin Okoth Ochola and his deputy Brig. Sabiiti Muzeyi today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EFF Calls On Africa to ‘Join in the Wave of Economic Freedom of Our Lifetime’

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called on Africa to “join in the wave of economic freedom”, saying that the land and mineral resources on the African continent should be “redirected to benefit African people and their economies”.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called on Africa to "join in the wave of economic freedom", saying that the land and mineral resources on the African continent should be "redirected to benefit African people and their economies".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Top Russian Envoy Jets in

[The Herald] Russian Foreign Minister Mr Sergey Lavrov visits the country today to deliver a special message to President Mnangagwa from President Vladimir Putin. Zimbabwe and Russia enjoy warm relations dating back to the days of the liberation struggle.

[The Herald] Russian Foreign Minister Mr Sergey Lavrov visits the country today to deliver a special message to President Mnangagwa from President Vladimir Putin. Zimbabwe and Russia enjoy warm relations dating back to the days of the liberation struggle.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe