Mugabe Keeps at Least 4 Envoys Unaccredited Since August – Report

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly kept at least four envoys from European countries unaccredited, months after they arrived in the country, citing a busy schedule.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly kept at least four envoys from European countries unaccredited, months after they arrived in the country, citing a busy schedule.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anti-HIV Campaign Needs New Impetus

[Nation] Kenya joins the world in marking the International Aids Day on Thursday. The day is set aside to create awareness and sustain the campaign against a scourge that continues to claim lives, destabilise families, and impoverish nations.

[Nation] Kenya joins the world in marking the International Aids Day on Thursday. The day is set aside to create awareness and sustain the campaign against a scourge that continues to claim lives, destabilise families, and impoverish nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Use Tear Gas on Bond Note Protesters

[VOA] Zimbabwe police used water cannons and tear gas Wednesday to disperse demonstrators in the capital, Harare, who were protesting the country’s new currency. The government says the bond notes are aimed at easing cash shortages, but economists warn…

[VOA] Zimbabwe police used water cannons and tear gas Wednesday to disperse demonstrators in the capital, Harare, who were protesting the country's new currency. The government says the bond notes are aimed at easing cash shortages, but economists warn that the notes will quickly lose value and unleash hyperinflation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Prisons Have No Food for Babies – Report

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s Prison and Correctional Services (ZPCS) is reportedly failing to feed appropriate food to babies of jailed mothers as it is “receiving inadequate budgetary from treasury allocations”.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's Prison and Correctional Services (ZPCS) is reportedly failing to feed appropriate food to babies of jailed mothers as it is "receiving inadequate budgetary from treasury allocations".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Minister Slew Exam Cheating Dragon

[Nation] The conclusion of the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations on Wednesday marked a milestone in exam management after the government went to great lengths to ensure no cheating and no leakage was perpetrated.

[Nation] The conclusion of the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examinations on Wednesday marked a milestone in exam management after the government went to great lengths to ensure no cheating and no leakage was perpetrated.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Youth Excellence Award Ceremony – Youth Employability a Must, Says Minister

[Government of Mauritius] Youth employability continues to be Government’s priority, and the SICOM Youth Excellence Award promotes young entrepreneurs who essentially are the future captains of industry, said the Minister of Youth and Sports Mr Yogida …

[Government of Mauritius] Youth employability continues to be Government's priority, and the SICOM Youth Excellence Award promotes young entrepreneurs who essentially are the future captains of industry, said the Minister of Youth and Sports Mr Yogida Sawmynaden last night at the Award Ceremony of the 9th Edition of the Youth Excellence Award at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute, Moka.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Unra Accuses Contractor of Fraud

[Monitor] Dott Services Limited, a road construction company, has been exaggerating its finances and manpower to procure road construction projects, the Uganda National Roads Authority says.

[Monitor] Dott Services Limited, a road construction company, has been exaggerating its finances and manpower to procure road construction projects, the Uganda National Roads Authority says.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

King Mumbere’s Mother Storms Police Station

[Monitor] The mother of the imprisoned Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere on Wednesday stormed Rwenzori East Regional Police station, seeking permission to manage the king’s farm.

[Monitor] The mother of the imprisoned Rwenzururu King Charles Wesley Mumbere on Wednesday stormed Rwenzori East Regional Police station, seeking permission to manage the king's farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda