Monitoring Populations Helps to Put the Right Health Services in Place

[The Conversation Africa] Fourteen years ago South African researchers first picked up rising rates of high blood pressure in the population that led to people dying earlier than expected.

[The Conversation Africa] Fourteen years ago South African researchers first picked up rising rates of high blood pressure in the population that led to people dying earlier than expected.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town Should Serve As a Wake Up Call for Managing Water

[The Conversation Africa] There has been fierce finger pointing across various levels of government in Cape Town’s water crisis. There have also been accusations of a lack of collaboration between the national government, which is run by the African Na…

[The Conversation Africa] There has been fierce finger pointing across various levels of government in Cape Town's water crisis. There have also been accusations of a lack of collaboration between the national government, which is run by the African National Congress, and the local and provincial governments that are run by the main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Valentine’s Fundraiser for Education

[New Era] Windhoek -You may not be aware, but today is Valentine’s Day. The day is celebrated every year on February 14. It is believed to be the day when people show their affection for another person, with people sending cards, flowers or chocolates …

[New Era] Windhoek -You may not be aware, but today is Valentine's Day. The day is celebrated every year on February 14. It is believed to be the day when people show their affection for another person, with people sending cards, flowers or chocolates to one another with messages of love.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Investors Lose N370 Billion, Highest Dip in Five Months

[Guardian] Stock market investors’ yesterday lost a whooping N370billion, as the reign of the bears continued unabated on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

[Guardian] Stock market investors' yesterday lost a whooping N370billion, as the reign of the bears continued unabated on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Prophet Makandiwa Case Takes New Twist

[The Herald] United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa, who was recently slapped with a $6,5 million suit by former congregants, has finally broken his silence, exposing the rot surrounding the much-publicised lawsuit.

[The Herald] United Family International Church (UFIC) leader Prophet Emmanuel Makandiwa, who was recently slapped with a $6,5 million suit by former congregants, has finally broken his silence, exposing the rot surrounding the much-publicised lawsuit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Woman Kills Childhood Friend

[New Era] Windhoek -The mother of a 22-year-old woman who was fatally stabbed yesterday early morning by her childhood friend in Okuryangava, says she is praying for the suspect whom she has known since childhood.

[New Era] Windhoek -The mother of a 22-year-old woman who was fatally stabbed yesterday early morning by her childhood friend in Okuryangava, says she is praying for the suspect whom she has known since childhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Warring VC, Lecturers Urged to Dialogue

[The Herald] Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Amon Murwira has called for dialogue between the University of Zimbabwe and its lecturers who are contesting the awarding of the doctorate to Mrs Grace Mu…

[The Herald] Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Amon Murwira has called for dialogue between the University of Zimbabwe and its lecturers who are contesting the awarding of the doctorate to Mrs Grace Mugabe. Prof Murwira said the university and the lecturers must follow laid down procedures in resolving the issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Top Lawyer Divorces

[The Herald] Top lawyer Mr Aston Musunga of Musunga & Associates is embroiled in a messy divorce with his wife of 29 years, amid allegations that he sired several children with different women out of wedlock. Mrs Crescence Musunga (nee Mapfumo) said she was now fed up with Mr Musunga, whom she described as a “serial polygamist” despite being in a monogamous marriage. The couple, according to the court papers, had been living separately for the past 14 years.

[The Herald] Top lawyer Mr Aston Musunga of Musunga & Associates is embroiled in a messy divorce with his wife of 29 years, amid allegations that he sired several children with different women out of wedlock. Mrs Crescence Musunga (nee Mapfumo) said she was now fed up with Mr Musunga, whom she described as a "serial polygamist" despite being in a monogamous marriage. The couple, according to the court papers, had been living separately for the past 14 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe