Harambee Finds Resonance Among Communal Farmers

[New Era] Windhoek -The concept of Harambee, coined in the Namibian context by President Dr Hage Geingob when he assumed the reins of governance to encourage each and every one to join the struggle for economic reconstruction and development, seems to …

[New Era] Windhoek -The concept of Harambee, coined in the Namibian context by President Dr Hage Geingob when he assumed the reins of governance to encourage each and every one to join the struggle for economic reconstruction and development, seems to increasingly find reverberation in many socio-economic edifices of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Hifa Targets Promotion of Local Artists

[263Chat] Harare International Festival of Arts Chairperson (HIFA) Chairperson, Muchadeyi Masunda says the one week fete is not a money making project but a platform for local and international artists to showcase their talent and exchange ideas.

[263Chat] Harare International Festival of Arts Chairperson (HIFA) Chairperson, Muchadeyi Masunda says the one week fete is not a money making project but a platform for local and international artists to showcase their talent and exchange ideas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bayajida – the Legend of Hausa Land

[Deutsche Welle] Historians doubt that Bayajida existed, but the legend of Bayajida remains powerful. It refers to him as the man whose lineage founded the Hausa nation. The legend is re-enacted yearly in Daura, Nigeria.

[Deutsche Welle] Historians doubt that Bayajida existed, but the legend of Bayajida remains powerful. It refers to him as the man whose lineage founded the Hausa nation. The legend is re-enacted yearly in Daura, Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Rundu Town Council Sued Over Botched Deal

[New Era] Rundu -Lawyers representing Rundu-based property developer Armstrong Properties and Construction have asked the Rundu Town Council to pay the company N$337 million by Friday this week for allegedly cancelling a private public partnership (PPP…

[New Era] Rundu -Lawyers representing Rundu-based property developer Armstrong Properties and Construction have asked the Rundu Town Council to pay the company N$337 million by Friday this week for allegedly cancelling a private public partnership (PPP) agreement signed between the two parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Woman Accused of Dumping Baby in Pit Latrine

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Bangwe have arrested a 26 year old woman on allegations that she dumped in a pit latrine her own six months old baby boy, who later died in the hospital.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Bangwe have arrested a 26 year old woman on allegations that she dumped in a pit latrine her own six months old baby boy, who later died in the hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Decent Jobs Still Government’s Top Priority

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government remains committed to creating decent work on a scale that makes a decisive impact on poverty and inequality.

[SAnews.gov.za] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says government remains committed to creating decent work on a scale that makes a decisive impact on poverty and inequality.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Government Invites Population to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Independence With Fervour

[Government of Mauritius] Government will do its utmost to ensure that the special celebrations on the occasion of the landmark event of the 50th anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius are carried out with a sense of fervour. To this end, a budge…

[Government of Mauritius] Government will do its utmost to ensure that the special celebrations on the occasion of the landmark event of the 50th anniversary of the Independence of Mauritius are carried out with a sense of fervour. To this end, a budget of Rs 10 M has been earmarked and some 400 artists will be called upon to participate in the Spectacle Populaire.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius