Man, 60 Accused of Raping 21-Month-Old Grandchild

[The Herald] A Mazowe man raped his 21-month-old grandchild after promising to give her fish, the court heard last week. The man lives close to his daughter’s homestead. The grandfather (60), whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of the …

[The Herald] A Mazowe man raped his 21-month-old grandchild after promising to give her fish, the court heard last week. The man lives close to his daughter's homestead. The grandfather (60), whose name has been withheld to protect the identity of the minor, appeared before Harare magistrate Mr Lazin Ncube facing charges of rape.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenyan Menswear Designer Zedekiya Lukoye Set to Launch Brand in Kenya

[Capital FM] NAROK NYC has announced it will launch its menswear brand in Kenya. The collection by Kenyan born Zedekiya Lukoye will include official, casual and lifestyle men clothing.

[Capital FM] NAROK NYC has announced it will launch its menswear brand in Kenya. The collection by Kenyan born Zedekiya Lukoye will include official, casual and lifestyle men clothing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

N-Power – 753,307 Graduates Apply in Five Days

[Premium Times] The total number of graduate applicants in the N-Power job recruitment scheme as at June 18, is 753,307 thus exceeding the total number of both graduate and non-graduate applicants in 2016 by 2,307.

[Premium Times] The total number of graduate applicants in the N-Power job recruitment scheme as at June 18, is 753,307 thus exceeding the total number of both graduate and non-graduate applicants in 2016 by 2,307.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FIFA Confederation Cup – Cameroon Start On Losing Note

[Premium Times] African champions Cameroon on Sunday started out their FIFA Confederation Cup campaign on a losing note as they conceded two late goals against a resolute Chilean team.

[Premium Times] African champions Cameroon on Sunday started out their FIFA Confederation Cup campaign on a losing note as they conceded two late goals against a resolute Chilean team.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Man Fined for Using Fake U.S.$100 Note

[The Herald] A Chitungwiza man has been fined $50 for using a fake $100 note to buy a gearbox. Daniel Zebron appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora recently facing allegations of theft of trust property and pleaded not guilty. In h…

[The Herald] A Chitungwiza man has been fined $50 for using a fake $100 note to buy a gearbox. Daniel Zebron appeared before Chitungwiza magistrate Mrs Yeukai Chigodora recently facing allegations of theft of trust property and pleaded not guilty. In his defence, Zebron said he did not steal from the complainant, Mr Taitose Charoodza, but had connived with him to use $100 note to buy motor vehicle parts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Biafra Agitators, Arewa Youth Risk Jail Terms, Osinbajo Tells Igbo Traditional Rulers

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has warned that persons agitating for secession and the northern groups that issued ultimatum to Igbos risked jail terms as they violated Nigeria’s laws.

[Premium Times] The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has warned that persons agitating for secession and the northern groups that issued ultimatum to Igbos risked jail terms as they violated Nigeria's laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ekweremadu Canvasses Major Overhaul of National Assembly

[Premium Times] The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subvention to political parties on abuse by people in positions of authority.

[Premium Times] The Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has blamed the withdrawal of government subvention to political parties on abuse by people in positions of authority.

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Special Report – Uber Killing Our Business, Lagos Taxi Drivers Lament

[Premium Times] Jolted back to reality by the presence of this reporter having been dozing off for what appeared the whole day, Lawal Azeez sprang to his feet to make enquiries about this reporter’s intended destination. Mr. Azeez was later joined by h…

[Premium Times] Jolted back to reality by the presence of this reporter having been dozing off for what appeared the whole day, Lawal Azeez sprang to his feet to make enquiries about this reporter's intended destination. Mr. Azeez was later joined by his colleagues, a group of old and middle-aged men. With desperation written boldly on their faces, they all scrambled amongst themselves to gain the attention of this reporter, whom they had erroneously identified as a potential passenger..

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria