Wits University Will Not Shut Down – SRC

[News24Wire] Students at Wits University should continue with their studies and prepare for examinations as normal, the institution’s Student Representative Council (SRC) has said.

[News24Wire] Students at Wits University should continue with their studies and prepare for examinations as normal, the institution's Student Representative Council (SRC) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mandigora Receives His Funds

[The Herald] Former Dynamos and Highlanders striker Makwinji “Kwinji 15′ Soma-Phiri yesterday handed over the money raised by former Zimbabwean players based in the United Kingdom to help David Mandigora who recently had his leg amputated. Soma-Phiri h…

[The Herald] Former Dynamos and Highlanders striker Makwinji "Kwinji 15' Soma-Phiri yesterday handed over the money raised by former Zimbabwean players based in the United Kingdom to help David Mandigora who recently had his leg amputated. Soma-Phiri handed over $1 070 to the legend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Burundian Journalists Lack Forum to Discuss Their Challenges

[Iwacu] On 2 November, Burundi joins the world in celebrating the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. Some Burundian journalists say they lack a forum where they can talk about the problems they are often faced with. “It’s…

[Iwacu] On 2 November, Burundi joins the world in celebrating the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists. Some Burundian journalists say they lack a forum where they can talk about the problems they are often faced with. "It's a big challenge that we do not have a forum or another appropriate platform to talk about our profession-related issues", says a journalist working for a local radio station in the capital Bujumbura.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Children Under 15 Recruited to Cook for Fishermen in Rumonge

[Iwacu] In Rumonge province, children under 15 years are recruited to cook for fishermen. They are hired to replace women who used to do the job. Activists demand the government to send those children back to school.

[Iwacu] In Rumonge province, children under 15 years are recruited to cook for fishermen. They are hired to replace women who used to do the job. Activists demand the government to send those children back to school.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

A Dlamini-Zuma Victory Will Repudiate the Establishment’s News Media Bias

[Daily Maverick] It is becoming clear every single day that a victory for Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma at the ANC December Conference will not only represent a victory of ANC branches over all external influences and sideshows, but will be a repudiation of t…

[Daily Maverick] It is becoming clear every single day that a victory for Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma at the ANC December Conference will not only represent a victory of ANC branches over all external influences and sideshows, but will be a repudiation of the establishment news media and its media malpractice. By JESSIE DUARTE, SEFORA (SISI) NTOMBELA, NOMVULA MOKONYANE AND MEOKGO MATUBA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Van Breda Axe-Murders – From A to Z, His Week in Court in Review

[Daily Maverick] Henri Van Breda must be relieved that the weekend is in sight, after a week he spent testifying in his own defence in the trial in which he is accused of axe-murdering his father, mother and brother in 2015. It’s been four days in whic…

[Daily Maverick] Henri Van Breda must be relieved that the weekend is in sight, after a week he spent testifying in his own defence in the trial in which he is accused of axe-murdering his father, mother and brother in 2015. It's been four days in which more questions were asked than answered. Here's your A-Z summary of Van Breda's performance on the stand thus far. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Investments Minister – More Than 18.3 Billion AED Cumulative of UAE Investments in Sudan

[SNA] Dubai -The Investments Minister, Mubarak al-Fadil al- Mahdi, revealed that the volume of the United Arab Emirates cumulative investments in the Sudan is more than 18.3 AED (5 billion dollars).

[SNA] Dubai -The Investments Minister, Mubarak al-Fadil al- Mahdi, revealed that the volume of the United Arab Emirates cumulative investments in the Sudan is more than 18.3 AED (5 billion dollars).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al – Dawalab Reviews Investments Projects for Arab Conference for Sudan’s Reconstruction

[SNA] Khartoum -The Technical Committee for the preparations of the investments projects for the Arab Conference for the Sudan’s Reconstruction, held Thursday meeting at the Investment Ministry, in the presence of the Chairwoman of the Conference’s Exe…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Technical Committee for the preparations of the investments projects for the Arab Conference for the Sudan's Reconstruction, held Thursday meeting at the Investment Ministry, in the presence of the Chairwoman of the Conference's Executive Committee, Masha'aer al- Dawalab.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan