Man Shoots Girlfriend, Kills Himself

[New Era] Windhoek -A resident of Otjomuise on Saturday reportedly shot himself after shooting his girlfriend, who is the mother of his children, with the intention to kill.

[New Era] Windhoek -A resident of Otjomuise on Saturday reportedly shot himself after shooting his girlfriend, who is the mother of his children, with the intention to kill.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Habitual Criminal Slapped With Five More Years in Jail

[Nyasa Times] Mangochi First Grade Magistrate’s Court on Thursday convicted and sentenced 32-year-old serving criminal, Emmanuel Joseph, to five years imprisonment with hard labour for house-breaking and robbery.

[Nyasa Times] Mangochi First Grade Magistrate's Court on Thursday convicted and sentenced 32-year-old serving criminal, Emmanuel Joseph, to five years imprisonment with hard labour for house-breaking and robbery.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Procures Diesel Powered Generators

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Managing Director of Power Solution Africa, a subsidiary of Aggreko, James Shepherd said the decision by Malawi government to procure diesel powered generators will ensure that both urban and rural areas have access to el…

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Managing Director of Power Solution Africa, a subsidiary of Aggreko, James Shepherd said the decision by Malawi government to procure diesel powered generators will ensure that both urban and rural areas have access to electricity consistently.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ndugai Sends Condolence Message Over Kingunge’s Death

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Speaker of the National Assembly Mr Job Ndugai has sent his condolence message to the family of the fallen veteran politician, Kingunge Ngombale Mwiru, who died this morning.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Speaker of the National Assembly Mr Job Ndugai has sent his condolence message to the family of the fallen veteran politician, Kingunge Ngombale Mwiru, who died this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tobacco Firm Donates Learning Material to Schools

[Nyasa Times] Limbe Leaf Tobacco Company Limited on Friday donated learning materials and sanitary pads worth K6.5 million to selected schools in Mangochi to facilitate better learning and promote girl education.

[Nyasa Times] Limbe Leaf Tobacco Company Limited on Friday donated learning materials and sanitary pads worth K6.5 million to selected schools in Mangochi to facilitate better learning and promote girl education.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Blantyre City Council Applauds Beam On Smart City Initiative

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Blantyre City Council (BCC) says the role played by Beautify Malawi Trust (BEAM Trust) to collect and dispose rubbish greatly complements the council’s Smart City Initiative.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Blantyre City Council (BCC) says the role played by Beautify Malawi Trust (BEAM Trust) to collect and dispose rubbish greatly complements the council's Smart City Initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Teen-Mothers Decade-Old Policy Now Obsolete, Says Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kawe Member of Parliament Halima Mdee revived the “teen mothers’ controversy” in the National Assembly on Thursday, February 1, when she asked the government to give the way forward on a 10-year policy on teen mothers that so far rema…

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kawe Member of Parliament Halima Mdee revived the "teen mothers' controversy" in the National Assembly on Thursday, February 1, when she asked the government to give the way forward on a 10-year policy on teen mothers that so far remains unimplemented.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cape Town Water Crisis Response Needs to Protect Rights of Millions

[HRW] South Africa’s Solution Needs to be Rooted in Respect for the Right to Water Cape Town, South Africa has been plunged into a water crisis, and in about two months — a date known as Day Zero — the city will run out of water, and sup…

[HRW] South Africa's Solution Needs to be Rooted in Respect for the Right to Water Cape Town, South Africa has been plunged into a water crisis, and in about two months -- a date known as Day Zero -- the city will run out of water, and supplies to most suburbs will be cut off. Rationing will begin at 200 places across the city with each person limited to 25 liters of water a day.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa