Man Gets Lobola Back

[The Herald] A Harare man, Orient Jani, went home happy after being refunded his $2 580 bride price because the bride-to-be got pregnant from an affair with another man before the wedding.

[The Herald] A Harare man, Orient Jani, went home happy after being refunded his $2 580 bride price because the bride-to-be got pregnant from an affair with another man before the wedding.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

2016 Year of Mixed Bag

[The Herald] As the curtain comes down on the year 2016, it can best be described as a mixed bag that was characterised by side arts events that kept fans on the edge of their seats as both celebratory and sad proceedings happened in equal measure.

[The Herald] As the curtain comes down on the year 2016, it can best be described as a mixed bag that was characterised by side arts events that kept fans on the edge of their seats as both celebratory and sad proceedings happened in equal measure.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Accused of Failing to Act On Al Shabaab Attacks

[Shabelle] Leaders in Mandera have accused the government of failing to act on the destruction of communication masts by suspected terrorists and said there is a plan to cut off the region from the country.

[Shabelle] Leaders in Mandera have accused the government of failing to act on the destruction of communication masts by suspected terrorists and said there is a plan to cut off the region from the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

LAUTECH May Hike Student Fees Ahead of Planned January Resumption

[Premium Times] The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomosho appears set to resume in January as the owner states of the university consider the report of a panel they set up on the crisis that has kept students away since June.

[Premium Times] The Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomosho appears set to resume in January as the owner states of the university consider the report of a panel they set up on the crisis that has kept students away since June.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Five U.S. Lawmakers Ask Kabila to Leave Office On Dec. 19

[Zambia Reports] With just 3 days remaining in Joseph Kabila’s legal term as the President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, United States lawmakers are demanding that the Head of State surrenders power.

[Zambia Reports] With just 3 days remaining in Joseph Kabila's legal term as the President of the Democratic Republic of Congo, United States lawmakers are demanding that the Head of State surrenders power.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Women Rights Body Calls for Break of Cultural Barriers to Fight GBV

[New Times] A women’s rights promotion body, Reseau des Femmes, has called on policymakers to develop a framework that can help entrench values in girls and boys at early age to ensure they are shaped into future generation that is respectful of gender…

[New Times] A women's rights promotion body, Reseau des Femmes, has called on policymakers to develop a framework that can help entrench values in girls and boys at early age to ensure they are shaped into future generation that is respectful of gender and women's rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Show of a Lifetime for Reggae Lovers

[The Herald] Jamaican reggae star Jah Cure treated his Zimbabwean fans to a stellar performance when he made his debut performance at Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) last Friday.

[The Herald] Jamaican reggae star Jah Cure treated his Zimbabwean fans to a stellar performance when he made his debut performance at Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Supreme Court Bans Cadres After UPND Tantrums

[Zambia Reports] In the aftermath of clashes between the police and UPND cadres on Supreme Court grounds, the judiciary has banned political party supporters from attending court sessions.

[Zambia Reports] In the aftermath of clashes between the police and UPND cadres on Supreme Court grounds, the judiciary has banned political party supporters from attending court sessions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia