President of the Republic of Seychelles Arrives in Mauritius On State Visit

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Danny Antoine Rollen Faure, arrived on a four-day State Visit to Mauritius this afternoon at the head of a 23-member strong delegation. He was welcomed by the Prime Minister, Mr …

[Government of Mauritius] The President of the Republic of Seychelles, Mr Danny Antoine Rollen Faure, arrived on a four-day State Visit to Mauritius this afternoon at the head of a 23-member strong delegation. He was welcomed by the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, and other dignitaries at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

State Land Allocated to Chagossian Community to Run Agricultural Training Centre

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Housing and Lands has allocated a plot of State Land of some 500m2 in Pointe aux Sables to the Chagos Refugees Group for the establishment of a training centre in view of providing agricultural and craft/handic…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Housing and Lands has allocated a plot of State Land of some 500m2 in Pointe aux Sables to the Chagos Refugees Group for the establishment of a training centre in view of providing agricultural and craft/handicraft education to young Chagossians.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Football Awards Postponed

[The Herald] The inaugural ZIFA Awards, where the national football governing body will honour those who have contributed to the development of the game in this country — including the greatest Zimbabwean Footballer of All-Time as chosen by the people…

[The Herald] The inaugural ZIFA Awards, where the national football governing body will honour those who have contributed to the development of the game in this country -- including the greatest Zimbabwean Footballer of All-Time as chosen by the people -- have been postponed. The glitzy show, set to feature high-profile international football personalities, was scheduled to be held at the Harare International Conference Centre on November 11.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Do Women Prefer Male Condoms?

[The Herald] While condoms are preferred by most couples because of their dual protection, from unwanted pregnancies and sexual related diseases, only one has been popular in Zimbabwe. Despite a lot of talk about the female condom, it still remains in …

[The Herald] While condoms are preferred by most couples because of their dual protection, from unwanted pregnancies and sexual related diseases, only one has been popular in Zimbabwe. Despite a lot of talk about the female condom, it still remains in the shadow of male condoms. According to a Zimbabwe Statistics Agency survey in 2015, usage of female condoms was only 0,2 by married couples.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youth League Meets in Bulawayo

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Youth League executive will hold a meeting in Bulawayo today to discuss the ninth Presidential Youth Interface Rally, after which its secretary Cde Kudzanayi Chipanga will announce the date. The venue of the rally has already b…

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Youth League executive will hold a meeting in Bulawayo today to discuss the ninth Presidential Youth Interface Rally, after which its secretary Cde Kudzanayi Chipanga will announce the date. The venue of the rally has already been identified as White City Stadium and Bulawayo province has been active since September after reports that the interaction was going to be held at the end of that month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Details of Blood and Bullets in Marianhill Massacre Case

[News24Wire] Shocking details of blood and bullets emerged on Wednesday at the bail application of a 24-year-old KwaZulu-Natal man, accused of being the key trigger-man in the killing of a Durban family.

[News24Wire] Shocking details of blood and bullets emerged on Wednesday at the bail application of a 24-year-old KwaZulu-Natal man, accused of being the key trigger-man in the killing of a Durban family.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Woman Who Chopped Woman’s Head Off With Bush Knife Gets 30 Years

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the murder and kidnapping of a 22-year-old woman who was beheaded with a bush knife in Donnybrook, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] A KwaZulu-Natal woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the murder and kidnapping of a 22-year-old woman who was beheaded with a bush knife in Donnybrook, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Department of Women Horrified By Bronkhorstspruit Rape and Bestiality Allegations

[Govt of SA] It is with absolute horror, shock and disgust that the Department of Women learns of a police case involving the rape of a domestic worker in Bronkhorstspruit by her employer, via a media report from www.news24.com

[Govt of SA] It is with absolute horror, shock and disgust that the Department of Women learns of a police case involving the rape of a domestic worker in Bronkhorstspruit by her employer, via a media report from www.news24.com

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fiscal Position Being Eroded

[News24Wire] A sharp deterioration in revenue collection and further downward revisions to economic growth projections have significantly eroded government’s fiscal position.

[News24Wire] A sharp deterioration in revenue collection and further downward revisions to economic growth projections have significantly eroded government's fiscal position.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa