Grace’s Diamond Saga, the Rule of Law in Zim

[Zimbabwe Independent] The biggest, yet most under-reported story of the festive season has to be the scandal surrounding a US$1,35 million diamond ring bought by President Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace, and the illegal seizure and occupation of properti…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The biggest, yet most under-reported story of the festive season has to be the scandal surrounding a US$1,35 million diamond ring bought by President Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, and the illegal seizure and occupation of properties belonging to a Lebanese dealer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Flood Alert On Some Rivers, but Umbeluzi Remains Low

[AIM] Maputo -Although several major Mozambican rivers are at or approaching flood alert level, in the far south the Umbeluzi river, on which Maputo depends for its water supply, remains dangerously low.

[AIM] Maputo -Although several major Mozambican rivers are at or approaching flood alert level, in the far south the Umbeluzi river, on which Maputo depends for its water supply, remains dangerously low.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Judge Lectures #FeesMustFall Activist

[News24Wire] Judge Ratha Mokgoatlheng had some words of advice for former Wits SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini during a high court sitting on Friday morning.

[News24Wire] Judge Ratha Mokgoatlheng had some words of advice for former Wits SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini during a high court sitting on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Jubilee’s Agenda Is to Cripple Civil Societies

[Nation] On December 4, 2016, a local newspaper editorialised on human rights violations in the North Rift stating that although “962 deaths border on an atrocity, the response of NGOs has been uncharacteristically muted.

[Nation] On December 4, 2016, a local newspaper editorialised on human rights violations in the North Rift stating that although "962 deaths border on an atrocity, the response of NGOs has been uncharacteristically muted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What Are the Options After PLE?

[Monitor] A candidate, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) results, is considered to have passed Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) if he or she attains Grades 1 to 4.

[Monitor] A candidate, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) results, is considered to have passed Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) if he or she attains Grades 1 to 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lawyers Tackle First Lady Over Diamond Ring Scandal

[Zimbabwe Independent] LAWYERS representing Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed insist that First Lady Grace Mugabe invaded their client’s private property and is now using “rogue elements in the Zimbabwe Republic Police” to shield herself over a US$1,35 …

[Zimbabwe Independent] LAWYERS representing Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed insist that First Lady Grace Mugabe invaded their client's private property and is now using "rogue elements in the Zimbabwe Republic Police" to shield herself over a US$1,35 million diamond ring scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

63,400 Score First Grade

[Monitor] Kampala -More students passed in the first and second divisions in the Primary Leaving Examinations released yesterday, marking an improvement from those registered in 2015.

[Monitor] Kampala -More students passed in the first and second divisions in the Primary Leaving Examinations released yesterday, marking an improvement from those registered in 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Coalition Should Be National Outfit, Not Tribal

[Nation] With the eventual unveiling of ‘Opposition United’ at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi last Wednesday, the country is finally realising a definitive political direction towards the General Election slated for August 8 this year.

[Nation] With the eventual unveiling of 'Opposition United' at the Bomas of Kenya in Nairobi last Wednesday, the country is finally realising a definitive political direction towards the General Election slated for August 8 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cbe Governor Says Foreign Investors Will Be Able to Repatriate Profits Soon – Mena

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt’s central bank governor assured foreign investors on Friday that they will be able to repatriate their profits and capitals outside of Egypt in the coming period.

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Egypt's central bank governor assured foreign investors on Friday that they will be able to repatriate their profits and capitals outside of Egypt in the coming period.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

More Than 500,000 Pupils Pass PLE

[Monitor] Kampala -More than half of candidates who sat last year’s Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) are eligible to join post-primary institutions for further education, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb).

[Monitor] Kampala -More than half of candidates who sat last year's Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) are eligible to join post-primary institutions for further education, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda