Gossip-Quake Hits Govt – Mutharika Says People Shared Cabinet Positions When He ‘Dissapeared’

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government has been hit with gossip-quake witht he power struggle deepening and ministers are worried about an impending Cabinet reshuffle following claims that the week that President Arthur Peter Mutharika returned to Malawi, som…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government has been hit with gossip-quake witht he power struggle deepening and ministers are worried about an impending Cabinet reshuffle following claims that the week that President Arthur Peter Mutharika returned to Malawi, some officials in the governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) are reported to have been sharing cabinet portfolios.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

UN Fears Kenya Genocide Repeat

[CAJ News] Nairobi -FOLLOWING a violent crackdown by Kenyan police against civilians, United Nations rights experts are wary of the recurrence of deadly violence reminiscent of the 2007/08 polls. Police have reacted aggressively amid recent protests ag…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -FOLLOWING a violent crackdown by Kenyan police against civilians, United Nations rights experts are wary of the recurrence of deadly violence reminiscent of the 2007/08 polls. Police have reacted aggressively amid recent protests against alleged government corruption. Law enforcers have used teargas and batons to disperse demonstrators. A number of people have been injured or detained during the protests in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

District Education Manager Faults Mzimba South Teachers for Negligence

[Nyasa Times] District Education Manager for Mzimba South, Fanwell Chiwowa, has blamed teachers in the district for spending weeks in towns accessing salaries while the learners in their schools are left in the cold.

[Nyasa Times] District Education Manager for Mzimba South, Fanwell Chiwowa, has blamed teachers in the district for spending weeks in towns accessing salaries while the learners in their schools are left in the cold.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

U.S. to Take in Refugees From Australian Centres

[Shabelle] The US will take in refugees from immigrant centres managed by the Australian government in Nauru and Papua New Guinea, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced on Sunday. It remains unknown how many refugees the US will accept. The centres…

[Shabelle] The US will take in refugees from immigrant centres managed by the Australian government in Nauru and Papua New Guinea, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced on Sunday. It remains unknown how many refugees the US will accept. The centres are believed to hold more than a thousand people from countries such as Iraq, Syria and Somalia, Efe news reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

School Heads Told to Be Innovative

[The Herald] Development in schools can only come through innovative, diligent and focused school heads who are ready to embrace change, a senior Government official has said.Officiating at last week’s ceremony to present the 2015 Secretary’s Merit Awa…

[The Herald] Development in schools can only come through innovative, diligent and focused school heads who are ready to embrace change, a senior Government official has said.Officiating at last week's ceremony to present the 2015 Secretary's Merit Award to Chisape Primary School in Magunje, Mashonaland West Province, the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education Dr Sylvia Utete-Masango said school heads are the driving force in schools and must be innovative and development-oriented.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zifa ‘Whistle-Blower’ a Liar – Defence

[The Herald] Former Zifa chief executive Henrietta Rushwaya and her alleged accomplices, Edzai Kasinauyo and axed Warriors assistant coach Nation Dube, have filed their application for discharge at the close of the State’s case.The trio is accused of o…

[The Herald] Former Zifa chief executive Henrietta Rushwaya and her alleged accomplices, Edzai Kasinauyo and axed Warriors assistant coach Nation Dube, have filed their application for discharge at the close of the State's case.The trio is accused of organising the "Limpopogate" match-fixing scandal and is represented by their lawyers Messrs Simon Mupindu, Harrison Nkomo and Simon Simango. In the application, Mr Nkomo said the "whistle-blower" Leeroy Kundishora Waguta is a self-confessed match-fixer and a heavily discr

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Leader Appeals for Aid Amid Severe Drought

[Shabelle] Somali President Hassan Sheik Mohamud has appealed to the international community to provide humanitarian assistance to people affected by severe drought which is ravaging the Horn of Africa nation.

[Shabelle] Somali President Hassan Sheik Mohamud has appealed to the international community to provide humanitarian assistance to people affected by severe drought which is ravaging the Horn of Africa nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia