Pastor Remains Jailed for Prophesying Mugabe’s Death

[CAJ News] Harare -A ZIMBABWEAN pastor who prophesied the death of President Robert Mugabe will remain behind bars for at least a week longer after a Harare court further remanded him in custody until Wednesday. Pastor Patrick Philip Mugadza of the Rem…

[CAJ News] Harare -A ZIMBABWEAN pastor who prophesied the death of President Robert Mugabe will remain behind bars for at least a week longer after a Harare court further remanded him in custody until Wednesday. Pastor Patrick Philip Mugadza of the Remnant Church in the northwestern Kariba town was arrested following his prophesy, given on January 13, that the veteran leader would die on October 17 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Musicians Need to Stop Accepting Low-Paying Gigs

[Observer] In most cases, it is tempting for musicians to turn down money. Why? Because they need it to pay for studio time, take care of personal expenses as well as paying a manager. In this light, musicians sometimes settle for low-paying gigs, even…

[Observer] In most cases, it is tempting for musicians to turn down money. Why? Because they need it to pay for studio time, take care of personal expenses as well as paying a manager. In this light, musicians sometimes settle for low-paying gigs, even if they are A-list artists, forgetting to know that this can lead to a dangerous downward trend that makes people devalue their work.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Revised Whistleblower Policy Will Reinforce UN’s Impunity

[Citizen] The case of Emma Reilly, who works for the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, illustrates how difficult — and perilous — it can be to report criminal, illegal or unethical activities within the UN.

[Citizen] The case of Emma Reilly, who works for the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, illustrates how difficult -- and perilous -- it can be to report criminal, illegal or unethical activities within the UN.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania