Locals Refuse to Relocate From Disaster Areas

[Nyasa Times] Residents in areas that were declared disaster prone last year are refusing to relocate to where Mzuzu City Council (MCC) has offered them plots for free, it has been established.

[Nyasa Times] Residents in areas that were declared disaster prone last year are refusing to relocate to where Mzuzu City Council (MCC) has offered them plots for free, it has been established.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

WFP Cuts Food Rations for Burundi, DR Congo Refugees

[Citizen] Kigoma -The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been forced to reduce the size of food rations distributed to refugees in the Mtendeli, Nduta and Nyarugusu Camps due to funding shortfalls.

[Citizen] Kigoma -The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has been forced to reduce the size of food rations distributed to refugees in the Mtendeli, Nduta and Nyarugusu Camps due to funding shortfalls.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Limpopo Police Make Breakthrough After Spate of Farm Attacks

[News24Wire] Limpopo police investigating a recent spate of farm attacks in and around the town of Tzaneen have arrested five suspects and unearthed a cache of stolen firearms, ammunition and other items that had been reported stolen.

[News24Wire] Limpopo police investigating a recent spate of farm attacks in and around the town of Tzaneen have arrested five suspects and unearthed a cache of stolen firearms, ammunition and other items that had been reported stolen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Lasting Solution Needed to End Road Carnage

[The Herald] There are indications that the Government is taking steps to deal with the country’s alarming rate of accidents and the number of deaths associated with them. So far this year public transporters have caused nearly 100 deaths. Our sister p…

[The Herald] There are indications that the Government is taking steps to deal with the country's alarming rate of accidents and the number of deaths associated with them. So far this year public transporters have caused nearly 100 deaths. Our sister publication, The Sunday Mail, reports that one of the proposals to contain road carnage are stiffer penalties for offenders. There are also proposals to stop night driving for public transport. That covers the period 9pm to 5am.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Modern Kids Go Binging With Girls – Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe weekend inadvertently revealed his frustrations about his binging two sons in comments which were directed at Zimbabwean youths he said lacked the ideological direction that youths of his own time had.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe weekend inadvertently revealed his frustrations about his binging two sons in comments which were directed at Zimbabwean youths he said lacked the ideological direction that youths of his own time had.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Exit Mutunga, Enter the Wig and the Robe in Conservative Court

[Nation] Besides the urgent matter of adjudicating the high-octane presidential petition, one of the more noticeable features of the courts under Chief Justice David Maraga is the return of the robes and wigs once yanked out of the Judiciary by his pre…

[Nation] Besides the urgent matter of adjudicating the high-octane presidential petition, one of the more noticeable features of the courts under Chief Justice David Maraga is the return of the robes and wigs once yanked out of the Judiciary by his predecessor, Dr Willy Mutunga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Speaker Race Attracts Prominent Politicians

[Nation] The stage is set for a titanic battle for the Speaker’s seat in the National Assembly and the Senate after key politicians, among them the incumbents, picked up application forms for the top-most position in the Legislature.

[Nation] The stage is set for a titanic battle for the Speaker's seat in the National Assembly and the Senate after key politicians, among them the incumbents, picked up application forms for the top-most position in the Legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya