Man, 70, Torches Ex-Wife’s Hut

[New Zimbabwe] A 34-year-old woman and her new lover cheated death by a whisker when her estranged former husband, aged 70, who couldn’t accept that she had moved on, torched a hut in which the two lovers slept.

[New Zimbabwe] A 34-year-old woman and her new lover cheated death by a whisker when her estranged former husband, aged 70, who couldn't accept that she had moved on, torched a hut in which the two lovers slept.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Woman Scalds Husband With Cooking Oil

[The Herald] A Harare man is battling for life in hospital after his wife scalded him with cooking oil while he was asleep following a misunderstanding over infidelity. Reuben Chimanga (31) reportedly confronted his wife Ella Kalando (28) whom she accu…

[The Herald] A Harare man is battling for life in hospital after his wife scalded him with cooking oil while he was asleep following a misunderstanding over infidelity. Reuben Chimanga (31) reportedly confronted his wife Ella Kalando (28) whom she accused of having extramarital affairs. This did not go down well with Kalando who waited for her husband to go to sleep and boiled two litres of cooking oil that she poured on Chimanga.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pete Edochie At 70 – Celebrating Nigeria’s Movie Icon

[Premium Times] In honour of the 70th birthday anniversary of the Nigerian film icon, Pete Edochie, we take a look at his landmark achievements, recognitions and why he is regarded as one of Africa’s greatest actors.

[Premium Times] In honour of the 70th birthday anniversary of the Nigerian film icon, Pete Edochie, we take a look at his landmark achievements, recognitions and why he is regarded as one of Africa's greatest actors.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Day Tor Tiv Ascends Throne of His Ancestors

[Leadership] The ancestors have shown that allowing a people to be marginalized, no matter how long, can only be a test of time for a people whose blessings cannot be suppressed. The emergence of a consummate academic as Tor Tiv V, Orchivirigh Prof. Ja…

[Leadership] The ancestors have shown that allowing a people to be marginalized, no matter how long, can only be a test of time for a people whose blessings cannot be suppressed. The emergence of a consummate academic as Tor Tiv V, Orchivirigh Prof. James Ortese Ayatse, has proven that being in the academia is never a hinderance to ascension of a monarch to the throne. SOLOMON AYADO who attended the coronation ceremony in Gboko town of Benue state reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chinese Firm Keen to Partner Govt in Sewerage System Upgrade

[The Herald] Chinese State-owned company, Sinohydro is courting Harare City Council to help it modernise and transform its sewerage system. Sinohydro also intends to clean up Lake Chivero to improve the city’s water quality. Harare uses eight chemicals…

[The Herald] Chinese State-owned company, Sinohydro is courting Harare City Council to help it modernise and transform its sewerage system. Sinohydro also intends to clean up Lake Chivero to improve the city's water quality. Harare uses eight chemicals that include aluminium sulphate, lime, sodium silicate and sulphuric acid to treat water. At least $30 million is required annually to purify Harare water.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Basketball Team, Mozambique Clash

[The Herald] THE Zimbabwe senior women basketball team is now set to face Mozambique in the Afrobasket qualifiers following the withdrawal of South Africa from the event. The qualifiers were originally expected to feature 10 countries but only three co…

[The Herald] THE Zimbabwe senior women basketball team is now set to face Mozambique in the Afrobasket qualifiers following the withdrawal of South Africa from the event. The qualifiers were originally expected to feature 10 countries but only three countries -- South Africa, Mozambique and Zimbabwe -- had confirmed their participation this week. And the withdrawal by South Africa on Monday leaves Zimbabwe and Mozambique as the only participants in the event to determine who gets the remaining slot to the AfroBasket Ch

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nnamdi Kanu – Ecowas Court Dismisses Nigerian Govt’s Objection

[Premium Times] The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice dismissed a preliminary objection filed by the Federal Government of Nigeria challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear a case of breach of fundamental human rights filed by Nnamdi Kanu..

[Premium Times] The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice dismissed a preliminary objection filed by the Federal Government of Nigeria challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear a case of breach of fundamental human rights filed by Nnamdi Kanu..

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kaduna Airport Now Ready for 24-Hour Full Operations – NCAA

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has announced that the Kaduna International Airport, Kaduna, KIAK, is now fit and ready for a 24-hour operation.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, has announced that the Kaduna International Airport, Kaduna, KIAK, is now fit and ready for a 24-hour operation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria