Goodbye Matia Nsubuga Everyman’s Politician, Gentleman

[Monitor] I did not have a formal relationship with the Matia Nsubuga. Having seen him from his days as a Democratic Party youth-winger into a businessman, political operator to Member of Parliament to our last meeting in October, he was a man of all s…

[Monitor] I did not have a formal relationship with the Matia Nsubuga. Having seen him from his days as a Democratic Party youth-winger into a businessman, political operator to Member of Parliament to our last meeting in October, he was a man of all seasons. In 1985 when he returned from Nairobi, his young family interacted with ours all times of day. Most of the older family members carry old gifts from Matia such was his generosity. At our last meeting I reflected on the day in 1988 he gifted me with his own wedd

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mugabe Off to Far East, Leaves Nation ‘Burning’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has begun his annual leave and will spend part of it in the Far East with his family, despite a myriad of economic problems facing the country.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has begun his annual leave and will spend part of it in the Far East with his family, despite a myriad of economic problems facing the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament Row As MPs Reject ‘Bullying’

[New Zimbabwe] THERE was drama in parliament this Tuesday as opposition MPs sang in protest against the imposition of a motion by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa who had come to parliament late.

[New Zimbabwe] THERE was drama in parliament this Tuesday as opposition MPs sang in protest against the imposition of a motion by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa who had come to parliament late.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Molale Calls for Programmes Usage

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Minister for Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration, Mr Eric Molale, has implored Molopo constituents to utilise poverty eradication programme to the maximum so that they can be economically empowered.

[Botswana Daily News] Lobatse -Minister for Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration, Mr Eric Molale, has implored Molopo constituents to utilise poverty eradication programme to the maximum so that they can be economically empowered.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Heart to Heart Foundation Hands Over Water and Sanitation Facilities

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -A Korean organization, Heart to Heart Foundation has drilled and rehabilitated 21 boreholes and constructed 27 toilets in Machinga primary schools in a bid to promote hygiene as the organization is geared to eliminate the…

[Malawi News Agency] Machinga -A Korean organization, Heart to Heart Foundation has drilled and rehabilitated 21 boreholes and constructed 27 toilets in Machinga primary schools in a bid to promote hygiene as the organization is geared to eliminate the blinding trachoma by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Blantyre District Commemorates World Aids Day

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Group Village Headman (GVH) Zinganguwo of Senior Chief Kuntaja in Blantyre Tuesday called for collaborated effort from different stakeholders in the protection of girls in the district from contracting HIV as a way of pre…

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Group Village Headman (GVH) Zinganguwo of Senior Chief Kuntaja in Blantyre Tuesday called for collaborated effort from different stakeholders in the protection of girls in the district from contracting HIV as a way of preventing Aids.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ongwediva to Formalise Omatando

[Namibian] OMATANDO area outside Ongwediva town will be formalised next year following the conclusion of talks between the council and the Oukwanyama Traditional Authority.

[Namibian] OMATANDO area outside Ongwediva town will be formalised next year following the conclusion of talks between the council and the Oukwanyama Traditional Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ministry Closes 23 Shops in Mchinji, Dowa

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Ministry of Industry Trade and Tourism on Tuesday closed 23 shops owned by foreign nationals in an inspection exercise conducted in Mchinji and Dowa districts respectively for allegedly not operating with proper documents …

[Malawi News Agency] Mchinji -Ministry of Industry Trade and Tourism on Tuesday closed 23 shops owned by foreign nationals in an inspection exercise conducted in Mchinji and Dowa districts respectively for allegedly not operating with proper documents and not in designated places.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Handjaba Wins Kehat Beukes Chess Tourney

[Namibian] MCLEAN Handjaba won the Kehat Beukes memorial chess tournament’s open division at Swakopmund last weekend where over 40 chess players from across Namibia participated.

[Namibian] MCLEAN Handjaba won the Kehat Beukes memorial chess tournament's open division at Swakopmund last weekend where over 40 chess players from across Namibia participated.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Get Off Pasuwa’s Back – Mhofu

[The Herald] SUNDAY “Mhofu” Chidzambwa, Zimbabwe’s most decorated coach, has added his voice to the chorus of support for Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa following the announcement of the 2017 African Cup of Nations provisional squad. Pasuwa named a ble…

[The Herald] SUNDAY "Mhofu" Chidzambwa, Zimbabwe's most decorated coach, has added his voice to the chorus of support for Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa following the announcement of the 2017 African Cup of Nations provisional squad. Pasuwa named a blend of youth and experience that will go into camp on December 26, after which he will name his final 23 for Gabon just days before the Warriors plunge into battle against Algeria in their opening Group B game on January 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe