Maszanga On Comeback Trail

[New Era] Windhoek -The renowned local Afro-fusion singers of Hasho, Key and Pedro, with the stage name MasZanga, went mute just after dropping their second album titled The Chosen One in 2014. But now the trio have spilt the beans announcing the relea…

[New Era] Windhoek -The renowned local Afro-fusion singers of Hasho, Key and Pedro, with the stage name MasZanga, went mute just after dropping their second album titled The Chosen One in 2014. But now the trio have spilt the beans announcing the release of their third album, Delayed Millionaires, which is to take place on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

A Close Up Look At the Social Networks of Lake Victoria’s Fisherfolk

[The Conversation Africa] The fisheries of Lake Victoria, the second largest freshwater body in the world, support the livelihoods of around three million people in the countries that border the lake – Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. But there have been wi…

[The Conversation Africa] The fisheries of Lake Victoria, the second largest freshwater body in the world, support the livelihoods of around three million people in the countries that border the lake - Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda. But there have been widespread concerns, since the early 2000s, that fish stocks and catches of the key commercial fishery of Nile perch are declining. This is largely attributed to pollution, overfishing and the widespread use of illegal gear that catch undersized fish.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bitcoin Price Hits U.S.$16,500

[The Source] The price of bitcoin in Zimbabwe as quoted at the local exchange, Golix, rose 13,79 percent on Monday to trade at $16,500, about 65 percent above the global price.

[The Source] The price of bitcoin in Zimbabwe as quoted at the local exchange, Golix, rose 13,79 percent on Monday to trade at $16,500, about 65 percent above the global price.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Stock Market Embraces Political Change With Self-Correction

[The Source] Zimbabwe equities dropped $6 billion in 8 days as the market engaged in a drastic self-correction following a change of guard in the country’s political leadership which saw Emmerson Mnangagwa installed as president on Friday.

[The Source] Zimbabwe equities dropped $6 billion in 8 days as the market engaged in a drastic self-correction following a change of guard in the country's political leadership which saw Emmerson Mnangagwa installed as president on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

South Africa Still Has Four Critical Gaps to Fill Before It Sees the End of Aids

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has the largest number of people living with HIV in the world. It accounts for up to one third of new HIV infections globally. In 2016 there were an estimated 7.1 million people living with HIV. In the same year c…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has the largest number of people living with HIV in the world. It accounts for up to one third of new HIV infections globally. In 2016 there were an estimated 7.1 million people living with HIV. In the same year close to 10 million people were tested for HIV.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National People’s Convention Lays Out Demands in Declaration

[Kubatana.net] The 2017 National People’s Convention of the church, civil society, labour and social movements held at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) on the day of the inauguration of new Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa produ…

[Kubatana.net] The 2017 National People's Convention of the church, civil society, labour and social movements held at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) on the day of the inauguration of new Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa produced a declaration.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Infotech 2017 to Kick-Start On 30 November

[Government of Mauritius] The 2017 edition of Infotech, a major annual event on the Information and Communication Technology calendar of the National Computer Board, will kick-start on Thursday 30 November 2017 at the Swami Vivekananda International Co…

[Government of Mauritius] The 2017 edition of Infotech, a major annual event on the Information and Communication Technology calendar of the National Computer Board, will kick-start on Thursday 30 November 2017 at the Swami Vivekananda International Convention Centre, in Pailles.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Police, Army in Joint Patrols

[263Chat] In a move likely to be met with public condemnation, the Zimbabwe Defense Forces (ZDF) and the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) will with immediate effect conduct joint patrols aimed at maintaining and preserving peace in the country.

[263Chat] In a move likely to be met with public condemnation, the Zimbabwe Defense Forces (ZDF) and the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) will with immediate effect conduct joint patrols aimed at maintaining and preserving peace in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Batch of 80 Students Starts National Diploma in Nursing

[Government of Mauritius] A first cohort of 80 students is starting today a three-year full time National Diploma course in nursing at Polytechnics Pamplemousses campus. The programme is jointly offered by Polytechnics Mauritius Ltd (PML) and the Minis…

[Government of Mauritius] A first cohort of 80 students is starting today a three-year full time National Diploma course in nursing at Polytechnics Pamplemousses campus. The programme is jointly offered by Polytechnics Mauritius Ltd (PML) and the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life. It will lead to the award of the National Diploma by the Mauritius Institute of Health.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius