Hope As Maths Expert Adopts Struggling Township School

[SAnews.gov.za] When all grade 12 learners at Sizimisele Technical High School were registered to write mathematics for the first time, the school’s pass rate dropped by just over 50%.

[SAnews.gov.za] When all grade 12 learners at Sizimisele Technical High School were registered to write mathematics for the first time, the school's pass rate dropped by just over 50%.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘High Poverty Levels Worsening Women Status’

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Dr. Jean Kalilani said on Wednesday that high poverty rate among women is worsening the country’s economic status.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Dr. Jean Kalilani said on Wednesday that high poverty rate among women is worsening the country's economic status.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Local Project Shortlisted for Africa Architecture Award

[Namibia Economist] A project titled ‘Architecture of Crisis: Windhoek Community boreholes’ from Elao Martin from the University of Science and Technology made the cut for the inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, which recently announced 20 shortliste…

[Namibia Economist] A project titled 'Architecture of Crisis: Windhoek Community boreholes' from Elao Martin from the University of Science and Technology made the cut for the inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, which recently announced 20 shortlisted projects out of an unprecedented 307 entered projects situated in 32 African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Grace and Mugabe Well Rehearsed the Succession Issue’

[New Zimbabwe] Political analysts say First Lady Grace Mugabe and her husband sat down in their bedroom to agree to deliver the message on the succession issue but, warned the family’s decision signals the “end of an era”.

[New Zimbabwe] Political analysts say First Lady Grace Mugabe and her husband sat down in their bedroom to agree to deliver the message on the succession issue but, warned the family's decision signals the "end of an era".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ex-Sports Commission Officials Remain in Custody

[Namibian] Former Namibia Sports Commission officials Ivonne Nande and Walter Haseb, who were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding the commission of millions of dollars, will remain in police custody until thei…

[Namibian] Former Namibia Sports Commission officials Ivonne Nande and Walter Haseb, who were arrested by the Anti-Corruption Commission on Tuesday for allegedly defrauding the commission of millions of dollars, will remain in police custody until their formal bail hearing on 18 August.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lab Strike Causing Delays for Essential Tests

[News24Wire] As representatives of striking state laboratory workers and their employers at the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) meet on Friday morning for talks, a state clinician has told News24 of how the strike is negatively affecting pati…

[News24Wire] As representatives of striking state laboratory workers and their employers at the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) meet on Friday morning for talks, a state clinician has told News24 of how the strike is negatively affecting patients by delaying test results.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

AFC Leopards Coming to Shape, Roars Matano

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards head coach Robert Matano is pleased with the improvement the squad has shown since he took charge slightly over three weeks ago, leading them to two straight wins.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -AFC Leopards head coach Robert Matano is pleased with the improvement the squad has shown since he took charge slightly over three weeks ago, leading them to two straight wins.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya