Opposition Launch New Anti-Age Limit Campaign

[Observer] Members of Parliament opposed to the new constitutional amendments have announced a new campaign following their futile attempts to stop the removal of the presidential age limits from the Constitution.

[Observer] Members of Parliament opposed to the new constitutional amendments have announced a new campaign following their futile attempts to stop the removal of the presidential age limits from the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parliament Donates to Bumhudzo Home

[The Herald] PARLIAMENT on Tuesday donated two solar geysers, an industrial gas stove and a 40 litre gas tank to Bumhudzo Old People’s Home in Chitungwiza. The donation is part of proceeds from the charity golf day held by Parliamentarians in August as…

[The Herald] PARLIAMENT on Tuesday donated two solar geysers, an industrial gas stove and a 40 litre gas tank to Bumhudzo Old People's Home in Chitungwiza. The donation is part of proceeds from the charity golf day held by Parliamentarians in August as a way of raising funds for old people's homes around the country. Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda urged legislators to remember the elderly.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa Reveals 30km Walk While Escaping Mugabe’s ‘Hunting Dogs’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed how he walked for more 30km to cross the border between Zimbabwe and Mozambique in an apparent escape from his assassination by former president Robert Mugabe’s “hunting dogs”, reports s…

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed how he walked for more 30km to cross the border between Zimbabwe and Mozambique in an apparent escape from his assassination by former president Robert Mugabe's "hunting dogs", reports said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Underworld’ Security Company Director Granted Bail

[News24Wire] A Moroccan kickboxing champion, who is also the director of a security company which has surfaced as being central to alleged underworld activities, has been granted bail in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court.

[News24Wire] A Moroccan kickboxing champion, who is also the director of a security company which has surfaced as being central to alleged underworld activities, has been granted bail in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vanessa Mdee Closing 2017 On a New High

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Vanessa Mdee is probably one of the hottest female musicians on the continent today and the multiple award nominations and wins is testimony to this growth.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Vanessa Mdee is probably one of the hottest female musicians on the continent today and the multiple award nominations and wins is testimony to this growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tribute to the Those Who Died in 2017

[Namibian] A national hero and liberation struggle icon, Ya Toivo passed away at his home in Windhoek this year, at the age of 92. He served 16 years at South Africa’s Robben Island which drew tributes from the Nelson Mandela and Ahmed Kathrada foundat…

[Namibian] A national hero and liberation struggle icon, Ya Toivo passed away at his home in Windhoek this year, at the age of 92. He served 16 years at South Africa's Robben Island which drew tributes from the Nelson Mandela and Ahmed Kathrada foundations. Fellow Robben Island prisoner Petrus Illonga: "What most of you are enjoying today, whether in business or otherwise, came because of the sacrifices that Ya Toivo and the people standing here, made."

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia