TNM Mpamba Builds K11 Million School Block in Chileka

[Nyasa Times] Malawi’s premier mobile network provider TNM through its mobile money service, Mpamba has come to the rescue of M’didi Primary School in Chileka by building two classrooms worth K11 million to help address the problem of lack of pupil she…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi's premier mobile network provider TNM through its mobile money service, Mpamba has come to the rescue of M'didi Primary School in Chileka by building two classrooms worth K11 million to help address the problem of lack of pupil shelter at the school.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

CBN and the Missed Blessing of Federal Allocations

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria the other day denied the charge by its immediate past governor that the Buhari administration owed the apex bank sums that exceeded the permissible limit. That denial read in part thus, “In line with practices tha…

[Guardian] The Central Bank of Nigeria the other day denied the charge by its immediate past governor that the Buhari administration owed the apex bank sums that exceeded the permissible limit. That denial read in part thus, "In line with practices that even the Emir Sanusi presided over, the FG has overdrawn another account at the CBN by about N1.47 trillion (debt) as at 2nd December 2016... the net balance of the FG at the CBN is over N1.19 trillion (credit)."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Quenching Thirsty Masvingo

[The Herald] Zimbabweans have a penchant to draw humour out of misery; hence the joke that women in rural Masvingo are balding because they carry water buckets over long distances.

[The Herald] Zimbabweans have a penchant to draw humour out of misery; hence the joke that women in rural Masvingo are balding because they carry water buckets over long distances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Minister Edna Molewa Approves the Rezonation of the Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area

[SA Govt] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr BEE Molewa, has approved the rezonation of the Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area (MPA) to allow limited fishing by members of local communities.

[SA Govt] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr BEE Molewa, has approved the rezonation of the Tsitsikamma Marine Protected Area (MPA) to allow limited fishing by members of local communities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Masvingo Indaba a Huge Success’

[The Herald] The just-ended 16th Zanu-PF Annual National People’s Conference was a huge success and gives the party and country positive energy going into 2017, the ruling party’s main organs have said.

[The Herald] The just-ended 16th Zanu-PF Annual National People's Conference was a huge success and gives the party and country positive energy going into 2017, the ruling party's main organs have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Zuma Accepts Resignation of SABC Board Chairperson

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation of the Chairperson of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Professor Mbulaheni Obert Maguvhe.

[SA Govt] President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation of the Chairperson of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Professor Mbulaheni Obert Maguvhe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner Condemns Attack On Police Officers in Kwadabeka

[SAPS] “We will not take attacks on police officers in the province lightly. Police officials are putting their lives on the line to protect the citizens of this country as well as their property. We will do everything that is within our control to ens…

[SAPS] "We will not take attacks on police officers in the province lightly. Police officials are putting their lives on the line to protect the citizens of this country as well as their property. We will do everything that is within our control to ensure that those responsible for this latest attack are put behind bars where they belong. We wish both police officers a speedy recovery," said the KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner Major General Bheki Langa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Of Chakwera Calling Mutharika ‘Failed Leader’ and Malawi Govt’s Slurs

[Nyasa Times] I am not a fan of Leader of Opposition and President of the Malawi Congress Pary (MCP), Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, neither am I President Peter Mutharika’s admirer. I am just a mere Malawian scribe trying to do what is right and best for my co…

[Nyasa Times] I am not a fan of Leader of Opposition and President of the Malawi Congress Pary (MCP), Dr. Lazarus Chakwera, neither am I President Peter Mutharika's admirer. I am just a mere Malawian scribe trying to do what is right and best for my compatriots. Today, I want to write about the unending war of words between the two leaders and their seemingly relentless urge to outsmart each other at the expense of a suffering people.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Two House Robbery and Murder Accused Sentenced

[SAPS] Two men accused of house robbery and murder at Ladysmith have recently been sentenced to a lengthy term of imprisonment by the High Courts of Pietermaritzburg and Madadeni, respectively. On 16 February 2015 at about 09:40 neighbours heard scream…

[SAPS] Two men accused of house robbery and murder at Ladysmith have recently been sentenced to a lengthy term of imprisonment by the High Courts of Pietermaritzburg and Madadeni, respectively. On 16 February 2015 at about 09:40 neighbours heard screams coming from the home of an elderly couple in Kandahar Avenue, Ladysmith. The neighbours alerted police and on arrival they discovered that the homeowners had been robbed and tied up. One of the homeowners, Satyaprakash Mangru (64) died in the incident from asphyxi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa