Mutharika Don’t Just ‘Adopt’ Madonna, Sort Dual Citizenship

[Nyasa Times] Dear President Professor Peter Mutharika. Hello from the other side. I hear, well, from the grapevine, that you have adopted the American global music icon, Madonna as your daughter. Well done. It’s not a crime to daydream.

[Nyasa Times] Dear President Professor Peter Mutharika. Hello from the other side. I hear, well, from the grapevine, that you have adopted the American global music icon, Madonna as your daughter. Well done. It's not a crime to daydream.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bouncing Back From Infidelity – Celebrity Couples Who Chose to Stay Married

[Guardian] In the 21st century, infidelity occurs so often both in the public and the private sphere. At this stage, it’s the norm. While a hand full of people don’t survive the ordeal, as it often takes a huge emotional toll on relationships for both …

[Guardian] In the 21st century, infidelity occurs so often both in the public and the private sphere. At this stage, it's the norm. While a hand full of people don't survive the ordeal, as it often takes a huge emotional toll on relationships for both parties involved, others find a way to get through it and surprisingly emerge stronger. Over the years, we have watched several celebrities struggle with infidelity publicly. Just last week, the Internet just went crazy when Jay-Z exposed that he had been cheating on Be

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Luapula’s Chimense Chiefdom Gets Secondary School

The people of Luapula’s Chimese chiefdom are happy with the new constructed secondary school. Most people talked to described the construction of the only secondary school as a dream comes true. The project started in 2013 and was due for … Continued

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The people of Luapula’s Chimese chiefdom are happy with the new constructed secondary school. Most people talked to described the construction of the only secondary school as a dream comes true. The project started in 2013 and was due for completion within two years. According to the engineer in charge of the project Henry Miyobe, the delay to complete the project was as a result of erratic supply of resources to the project. Parents living around the school expressed delight their children will no longer walk long distance to Mansa to attend secondary schoo. Children in the area covered about 20 kilometers to attend classes every day. the residents praised the Patriotic government for fulfilling the election promise. The post Luapula’s Chimense Chiefdom Gets Secondary School appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Actress Umuhire Hits the Limelight On Global Stage

[New Times] Rwandan actress Eliane Umuhire was the centre of attention at the 52nd edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in the Czech Republic last week. Her role in the film Birds Are Singing In Kigali, a Polish film about th…

[New Times] Rwandan actress Eliane Umuhire was the centre of attention at the 52nd edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (KVIFF) in the Czech Republic last week. Her role in the film Birds Are Singing In Kigali, a Polish film about the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, won her a joint Best Actress award together with Jowita Budnik another lead character in the film.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

School Forces 50 000 Children to Beg on Streets

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -At least 50,000 children are sent to beg in the streets to make money for teachers who beat them if they fail to bring in about 2,000 CFA francs ($3) per day

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -At least 50,000 children are sent to beg in the streets to make money for teachers who beat them if they fail to bring in about 2,000 CFA francs ($3) per day

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Nigeria Won’t End Kidnapping Without Making Risks Outweigh Rewards

[The Conversation Africa] Kidnapping is an ancient crime dating back to 17th century Britain when infant children of rich families would be “napped” (caught in their sleep) and taken away for ransom. The first major case of kidnapping reported in the U…

[The Conversation Africa] Kidnapping is an ancient crime dating back to 17th century Britain when infant children of rich families would be "napped" (caught in their sleep) and taken away for ransom. The first major case of kidnapping reported in the US was that of four-year old Charley Brewster who was lured away in Pennsylvania in 1874 by two strange men with the promise of candy and fireworks. The men later sent ransom notes to the boy's father through the post office. His father didn't pay, the boy was never found.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Appeal Court Judge Withdraws From Patience Jonathan’s $5.7 Million Forfeiture Suit

[Premium Times] The suit seeking to stop the forfeiture of $5.7 million and N2.4 billion to the federal government by Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, was on Wednesday stalled at the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division.

[Premium Times] The suit seeking to stop the forfeiture of $5.7 million and N2.4 billion to the federal government by Patience Jonathan, the wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, was on Wednesday stalled at the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria