Elections Body in Massive Voter Education Campaign

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has started a massive mobile voter education campaign here following a low response in the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR)since it started early last month. The BVR registration programme started …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has started a massive mobile voter education campaign here following a low response in the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR)since it started early last month. The BVR registration programme started in September, but Mwenezi villagers did not participate due to poor mobilisation. ZEC Masvingo provincial election officer Mr Zex Pudurai confirmed the mobilisation programme in Mwenezi which started last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bungling South African Soccer Referees Suspended

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE South African Football Association (SAFA) has suspended two match officials in the wake of poor officiating during the new Premier Soccer League (PSL) season. Referee Cedrick Muvhali and his assistant, Patrick Jafta, have b…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -THE South African Football Association (SAFA) has suspended two match officials in the wake of poor officiating during the new Premier Soccer League (PSL) season. Referee Cedrick Muvhali and his assistant, Patrick Jafta, have been suspended from handling any game until the end of the year after controversial decisions in the match between Cape Town City and Polokwane City on September 22 at the Cape Town Stadium. As a result, the match fee which the two were supposed to have been paid is forfeited. Their m

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

US Consulate Expresses Concerns Over Cancer Care in Nigeria

[Vanguard] United States Consulate General office in Lagos has expressed concern over level of cancer awareness in Nigeria even as it admitted that cancer burden is a global dilemma.

[Vanguard] United States Consulate General office in Lagos has expressed concern over level of cancer awareness in Nigeria even as it admitted that cancer burden is a global dilemma.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Peacekeeper Killed in DRC

[VOA] Ugandan militants have attacked a Democratic Republic of Congo military base, killing one U.N. peacekeeper and wounding a dozen more, according to a statement by the U.N. mission (MONUSCO) and the Congo army.

[VOA] Ugandan militants have attacked a Democratic Republic of Congo military base, killing one U.N. peacekeeper and wounding a dozen more, according to a statement by the U.N. mission (MONUSCO) and the Congo army.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

What Your Tongue Says About Your Health

[Monitor] The tongue might seem like the smallest part of the body, and almost inconsequential, but did you know that it is the rudder that steers the vessel that is your body? Many times, when you cannot coherently explain your symptoms in the consult…

[Monitor] The tongue might seem like the smallest part of the body, and almost inconsequential, but did you know that it is the rudder that steers the vessel that is your body? Many times, when you cannot coherently explain your symptoms in the consultation room, a doctor will ask you to stick out your tongue so that he or she might have a look at it because the tongue serves as a mirror that reflects the health status of the body.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sex Worker Steals U.S.$300 From Client

[The Herald] A sex worker yesterday appeared at the Chitungwiza Magistrates Courts facing allegations of stealing $300 from her client after a one night stand, which she had priced at $250. It is alleged that Tanyaradzwa Tatenda Chihuri (24) managed to…

[The Herald] A sex worker yesterday appeared at the Chitungwiza Magistrates Courts facing allegations of stealing $300 from her client after a one night stand, which she had priced at $250. It is alleged that Tanyaradzwa Tatenda Chihuri (24) managed to obtain Thomas Kahiya's pin number and transferred $200 via EcoCash, and then took $103 in cash from his pockets while he was asleep.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Harare Embarks On U.S.$40 Million Road Repairs

[The Herald] HARARE has embarked on a major rehabilitation of its 5 500km road network at a cost of about $40 million ahead of the rainy season. This comes as the country’s road network suffered damages due to incessant rains witnessed in the 2016 /17 …

[The Herald] HARARE has embarked on a major rehabilitation of its 5 500km road network at a cost of about $40 million ahead of the rainy season. This comes as the country's road network suffered damages due to incessant rains witnessed in the 2016 /17 rainy season, forcing Government to declare a state of disaster and pump in tens of millions to put the road network back in shape. Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere said the City already has running projects to rehabilitate t

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe