Man Kicks Toddler to Death

[The Herald] A domestic dispute turned fatal when a 30-year-old Hatcliffe, Harare, man kicked his six-month-old son while assaulting his wife. Ndakarevei Madyo was holding the baby while her husband Chamunorwa Mavhunga was hitting her with stones and k…

[The Herald] A domestic dispute turned fatal when a 30-year-old Hatcliffe, Harare, man kicked his six-month-old son while assaulting his wife. Ndakarevei Madyo was holding the baby while her husband Chamunorwa Mavhunga was hitting her with stones and kicking her.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Economy Embodies Potential for Recovery – Finance Minister

[LINA] Amidst the slow down and shocks being experienced by the Liberian economy, Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima Kamara has assured Liberians that the nation’s economy has “great potential for recovery.”

[LINA] Amidst the slow down and shocks being experienced by the Liberian economy, Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima Kamara has assured Liberians that the nation's economy has "great potential for recovery."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Valentina Guebuza Murder – More Guns Found

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday that they have found a further three guns in the house where prominent businesswoman Valentina Guebuza, the daughter of former President Armando Guebuza, once lived with her husband Zofimo Muiuane,

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police announced on Tuesday that they have found a further three guns in the house where prominent businesswoman Valentina Guebuza, the daughter of former President Armando Guebuza, once lived with her husband Zofimo Muiuane,

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Memorandum On Conservation Signed With WWF

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of the Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) on Tuesday signed in Maputo a memorandum on the conservation of biodiversity.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Ministry of the Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries and the Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF) on Tuesday signed in Maputo a memorandum on the conservation of biodiversity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Bakers Threaten to Increase Price of Bread

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Bakers (AMOPAO) threatened on Tuesday that it may increase the price of bread early next year, on the grounds that the current wheat flour subsidy paid by the government is insufficient.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican Association of Bakers (AMOPAO) threatened on Tuesday that it may increase the price of bread early next year, on the grounds that the current wheat flour subsidy paid by the government is insufficient.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Gambia – Why Jammeh Must Bow Out

[Daily Trust] Abuja -We understand that the Gambia’s security forces have taken over the headquarters of the country’s electoral commission to affirm President Jammeh’s refusal to accept his loss in recent elections after 22 years in power. He had init…

[Daily Trust] Abuja -We understand that the Gambia's security forces have taken over the headquarters of the country's electoral commission to affirm President Jammeh's refusal to accept his loss in recent elections after 22 years in power. He had initially conceded defeat to Mr. Adama Barrow who obtained 222,708 votes (43.3 percent) compared with his 208,487,487 (39.6 percent). The Gambian President changed his mind after questioning the validity of the count when the electoral commission changed some results even though it i

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Free Sanitary Pads, Menstruation Classes Mean Girls ‘Less Likely to Skip School’

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Absenteeism from school was 17 percent higher among girls who had no access to sanitary towels or information about puberty

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Absenteeism from school was 17 percent higher among girls who had no access to sanitary towels or information about puberty

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Renamo Attacks Prison and Coal Train – Report

[AIM] Maputo -Gunmen of the Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Monday morning attacked the Inhazonia open prison, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica, and released 48 prisoners.

[AIM] Maputo -Gunmen of the Mozambican rebel movement Renamo on Monday morning attacked the Inhazonia open prison, in Barue district, in the central province of Manica, and released 48 prisoners.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique