4 500 Pupils in Early Marriage, Drop Out

[The Herald] OVER 4 500 minors dropped out of school countrywide this year because of early marriage and Government is weighing the possibility of strengthening law enforcement to contain the challenge. In an interview with The Herald, Primary and Seco…

[The Herald] OVER 4 500 minors dropped out of school countrywide this year because of early marriage and Government is weighing the possibility of strengthening law enforcement to contain the challenge. In an interview with The Herald, Primary and Secondary Education Minister Dr Lazarus Dokora said the fight against child marriages was far from over. "In secondary schools, 3 650 females and 251 males dropped out of school because of early marriages nationwide and the numbers seem to be on the increase," he said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

43 Drivers Gear Up for Guru Nanak Rally

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Rally crews are excited that the final round of the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) to take place on Saturday will run exclusively on private land.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Rally crews are excited that the final round of the Kenya National Rally Championship (KNRC) to take place on Saturday will run exclusively on private land.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

RBZ Dispels Fuel Shortage Rumours

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has said that fuel companies remain on top of the import priority list and are being allocated foreign exchange on a weekly basis to enable them to meet their requirements. In a statement issued last night, the…

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has said that fuel companies remain on top of the import priority list and are being allocated foreign exchange on a weekly basis to enable them to meet their requirements. In a statement issued last night, the RBZ allayed fears over messages circulating on social media of an alleged imminent shortage of fuel saying there would be no shortages of fuel. The social media message calls on consumers to fill up their cars as the country's service stations will run dry in the next tw

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Offers Solutions to Food Shortages Facing Country

[VOA] President Peter Mutharika, in his national address Monday to Malawians, said his country has now acquired enough food to feed nearly half of the country’s population in need of food assistance.

[VOA] President Peter Mutharika, in his national address Monday to Malawians, said his country has now acquired enough food to feed nearly half of the country's population in need of food assistance.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

State Withdraws Federico Rosa’s Doping Case

[Nation] The State on Tuesday terminated a doping case against Italian athletics agent Federico Rosa even before the trial started. A prosecutor told a Kibera court that the Director of Public Prosecutions had directed that the case be withdrawn under …

[Nation] The State on Tuesday terminated a doping case against Italian athletics agent Federico Rosa even before the trial started. A prosecutor told a Kibera court that the Director of Public Prosecutions had directed that the case be withdrawn under Section 87A of the criminal procedure code.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MCA Charged Over False Rio Olympics Claim

[Nation] Segero Ward MCA Obadiah Kosgey was on Tuesday charged with claiming per diem from the Uasin Gishu County Assembly alleging he attended and represented the Clerk at the Rio Olympic Games.

[Nation] Segero Ward MCA Obadiah Kosgey was on Tuesday charged with claiming per diem from the Uasin Gishu County Assembly alleging he attended and represented the Clerk at the Rio Olympic Games.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chairman Marc Holtzman Acquires Additional 706,000 Shares in BK Stock

[New Times] The BK counter on the Rwanda Stock Exchange has opened the week’s trading, upbeat, with Board Chairman Marc Holtzman completing a purchase of 706,000 shares of the Bank’s stock for his four minor age children.

[New Times] The BK counter on the Rwanda Stock Exchange has opened the week's trading, upbeat, with Board Chairman Marc Holtzman completing a purchase of 706,000 shares of the Bank's stock for his four minor age children.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda