At Least Half of Eastern Cape’s Woodridge College Burnt Down

[News24Wire] At least half of Woodridge College in the Eastern Cape has been burnt down, with the fire not under control yet, Nelson Mandela Bay’s municpal spokesperson has said.

[News24Wire] At least half of Woodridge College in the Eastern Cape has been burnt down, with the fire not under control yet, Nelson Mandela Bay's municpal spokesperson has said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Child Labor Still Rife in Democratic Republic of Congo

[Deutsche Welle] June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. The UN estimates that 168 million children are being put to work globally. Many of them are in Africa, particularly in the Congo, where cobalt mining by children is rampant.

[Deutsche Welle] June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. The UN estimates that 168 million children are being put to work globally. Many of them are in Africa, particularly in the Congo, where cobalt mining by children is rampant.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Mantashe – Should Zuma Be Forced Out, ‘The Recall of Thabo Mbeki Will Be Like a Sunday Picnic’

[Daily Maverick] ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe on Thursday addressed the National Union of Mineworkers’ (NUM) central committee. He defended the decision not to recall President Jacob Zuma, but offered no alternative to the ANC to extricate itse…

[Daily Maverick] ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe on Thursday addressed the National Union of Mineworkers' (NUM) central committee. He defended the decision not to recall President Jacob Zuma, but offered no alternative to the ANC to extricate itself from its crises. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Prime Minister Criticizes Magufuli’s Administration

[Citizen] Mbeya -Speaking here on Saturday Mr Sumaye said President John Magufuli administration hasn’t accept critisicm. Mr Sumaye was speaking during a second graduation of the higher learning institutions, who are members of Chadema Students’ Organi…

[Citizen] Mbeya -Speaking here on Saturday Mr Sumaye said President John Magufuli administration hasn't accept critisicm. Mr Sumaye was speaking during a second graduation of the higher learning institutions, who are members of Chadema Students' Organization (Chaso).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Paramedic Says Knysna Fires an ‘Act of God’ Because of Gay Marriages

[News24Wire] A Netcare911 paramedic took to Facebook this week insinuating that the Knysna fires is a result of God’s wrath because 12 gay couples got married during at LGBTI festival in Knysna last year.

[News24Wire] A Netcare911 paramedic took to Facebook this week insinuating that the Knysna fires is a result of God's wrath because 12 gay couples got married during at LGBTI festival in Knysna last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

William Ruto Opens Battles On Many Fronts to Keep 2022 Dream Alive

[Nation] On the surface, Deputy President William Ruto cuts the image of a man in full control of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election campaigns as well as his own personal ambition to ascend to the presidency in 2022.

[Nation] On the surface, Deputy President William Ruto cuts the image of a man in full control of President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election campaigns as well as his own personal ambition to ascend to the presidency in 2022.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bogus Insurers Worry Mbeya

[Daily News] Ten out of every 100 motor vehicles which are inspected in the country are found with fake Insurance stickers which are provided by unknown individuals, according to Tanzania Insurance Regula-tory Authority (TIRA).

[Daily News] Ten out of every 100 motor vehicles which are inspected in the country are found with fake Insurance stickers which are provided by unknown individuals, according to Tanzania Insurance Regula-tory Authority (TIRA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S. Strike Targets Al-Shabab in Somalia

[US Department of Defence] Washington -U.S. forces conducted a strike operation against al-Shabab in Somalia today, approximately 185 miles southwest of Mogadishu, according to a statement issued by chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White.

[US Department of Defence] Washington -U.S. forces conducted a strike operation against al-Shabab in Somalia today, approximately 185 miles southwest of Mogadishu, according to a statement issued by chief Pentagon spokesperson Dana W. White.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Late Goal Sinks Amavubi in Car Afcon Clash

[New Times] A lapse in concentration in the last minute saw Rwanda national football team (Amavubi) lose 2-1 in the opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Central African Republic in a Group H match played on Sunday at Stade Barthelemy Bo…

[New Times] A lapse in concentration in the last minute saw Rwanda national football team (Amavubi) lose 2-1 in the opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Central African Republic in a Group H match played on Sunday at Stade Barthelemy Boganda in Bangui.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda