Grace Chinga Tombstone Unveiled

[Nyasa Times] Members of Chilobwe CCAP Church and some residents of Blantyre City on Saturday gathered at HHI Cemetery Ground to unveil the tombstone of the departed musician Grace Chinga at a church ceremony.

[Nyasa Times] Members of Chilobwe CCAP Church and some residents of Blantyre City on Saturday gathered at HHI Cemetery Ground to unveil the tombstone of the departed musician Grace Chinga at a church ceremony.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Country ‘On Edge’ After Army Chief Criticises Mugabe

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe is reportedly “on the edge” after the country’s army chief demanded a “stop” to the purge in President Robert Mugabe’s ruling Zanu-PF following the sacking of vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe is reportedly "on the edge" after the country's army chief demanded a "stop" to the purge in President Robert Mugabe's ruling Zanu-PF following the sacking of vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

You Must Spend More On Education, Minister Tells Buhari

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to declare a state of emergency in education in Nigeria and to substantially increase government’s investment in the sector.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to declare a state of emergency in education in Nigeria and to substantially increase government's investment in the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Recovers U.S.$65 Million Electricity Debt

[This Day] Abuja -Nigeria has made some significant progress in its attempt to recover millions of dollars owed her electricity industry by two of her West African neighbours, Benin and Niger Republics, for electricity supplied to them, the Minister of…

[This Day] Abuja -Nigeria has made some significant progress in its attempt to recover millions of dollars owed her electricity industry by two of her West African neighbours, Benin and Niger Republics, for electricity supplied to them, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Student’s Mistaken R14 Million Payout Still Being Probed

[News24Wire] The investigation into how a Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student was incorrectly paid R14m and allegedly went on a spending spree for weeks before it was discovered, is still under way, university spokesperson Yonela Tukwayo said on Mon…

[News24Wire] The investigation into how a Walter Sisulu University (WSU) student was incorrectly paid R14m and allegedly went on a spending spree for weeks before it was discovered, is still under way, university spokesperson Yonela Tukwayo said on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Poll Court Case – Country’s Make-or-Break Moment

[Nation] Supreme Court judges will Tuesday morning start a race against time hearing and determining three petitions filed in relation to the October 26 rerun presidential election in just six days.

[Nation] Supreme Court judges will Tuesday morning start a race against time hearing and determining three petitions filed in relation to the October 26 rerun presidential election in just six days.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Activists Ask Govt to Arrest Al-Bashir Hours After Start of State Visit

[Monitor] Kampala -Human rights activists have asked Ugandan government to arrest Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir and surrender him to the International Criminal Court (ICC) where he’s wanted for crimes against humanity.

[Monitor] Kampala -Human rights activists have asked Ugandan government to arrest Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir and surrender him to the International Criminal Court (ICC) where he's wanted for crimes against humanity.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Somaliland Vote Has Local and International Significance

[Deutsche Welle] Voters in Somalia’s semi autonomous state of Somaliland went to the polls on Monday in a presidential election. The state has been seeking international recognition for 26 years without success.

[Deutsche Welle] Voters in Somalia's semi autonomous state of Somaliland went to the polls on Monday in a presidential election. The state has been seeking international recognition for 26 years without success.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia