I Owe It All to My Mom, Says Crawford College Top Performer

[News24Wire] Kutlwisiso Setlogelo from Crawford North Coast College says her mother is responsible for the seven distinctions and the 84% average she achieved in the 2016 IEB exams.

[News24Wire] Kutlwisiso Setlogelo from Crawford North Coast College says her mother is responsible for the seven distinctions and the 84% average she achieved in the 2016 IEB exams.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bench Talk Boosts Mental Health

[SciDev.Net] Talking to a trained community health worker once a week, on a simple wooden seat in a health clinic, can make a difference to the lives of people affected by mental disorders such as anxiety or depression, according to a clinical trial in…

[SciDev.Net] Talking to a trained community health worker once a week, on a simple wooden seat in a health clinic, can make a difference to the lives of people affected by mental disorders such as anxiety or depression, according to a clinical trial in Harare, Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Militant Attacks – Kenya Extends Curfew in Border Region

[News24Wire] Kenyan authorities have reportedly extended a 12-hour curfew by at least 90 days in the border region of Mandera following recent terror attacks by al-Shabaab militants.

[News24Wire] Kenyan authorities have reportedly extended a 12-hour curfew by at least 90 days in the border region of Mandera following recent terror attacks by al-Shabaab militants.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bather Dies After Rip Current Sweeps Him and Girl Out to Sea in Mossel Bay

[News24Wire] A bather, who along with a 10-year-old girl was swept out to sea by rip currents at Glentana Beach in Mossel Bay, died on Wednesday, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) confirmed.

[News24Wire] A bather, who along with a 10-year-old girl was swept out to sea by rip currents at Glentana Beach in Mossel Bay, died on Wednesday, the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mujuru Revives Bid to Have Bond Notes Declared Illegal

[News24Wire] Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has once again taken her ex-boss President Robert Mugabe to court, as she revived her bid to have the country’s surrogate currency declared illegal.

[News24Wire] Former Zimbabwean vice president Joice Mujuru has once again taken her ex-boss President Robert Mugabe to court, as she revived her bid to have the country's surrogate currency declared illegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tay Grin Scoops Another International Music Award – Chipapapa Gets Watsup TV Recogniton

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s multi-award winning rapper, Tay Grin’s song Chipapapa featuring Nigeria’s 2Baba, has scooped the Best African Traditional Video award at the WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards (WAMVA) 2016.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's multi-award winning rapper, Tay Grin's song Chipapapa featuring Nigeria's 2Baba, has scooped the Best African Traditional Video award at the WatsUp TV Africa Music Video Awards (WAMVA) 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Zomba Councillors Want Mayoral Elections

[Nyasa Times] Deputy Mayor of Zomba city, Davie Maunde has said councillors in the old capital want the mayoral polls to be conducted next months as three of the country’s four cities–Blantyre, Lilongwe and Mzuzu–will be holding mayoral elections fol…

[Nyasa Times] Deputy Mayor of Zomba city, Davie Maunde has said councillors in the old capital want the mayoral polls to be conducted next months as three of the country's four cities--Blantyre, Lilongwe and Mzuzu--will be holding mayoral elections following the expiry of two and a half year terms of office for the incumbents.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi