Somaliland Suspends Development Programs in Face of Famine

[VOA] Somaliland authorities say famine looms in the breakaway republic as the government suspends development programs due to a crippling drought that has killed dozens of people and most of the livestock in eastern regions.

[VOA] Somaliland authorities say famine looms in the breakaway republic as the government suspends development programs due to a crippling drought that has killed dozens of people and most of the livestock in eastern regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘Some Ruling Party Officials Politicizing Food Aid’

[New Zimbabwe] PUBLIC Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister, Priscah Mupfumira admitted Monday that some Zanu PF officials were politicizing food aid meant for vulnerable citizens and diverting it to party members.

[New Zimbabwe] PUBLIC Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister, Priscah Mupfumira admitted Monday that some Zanu PF officials were politicizing food aid meant for vulnerable citizens and diverting it to party members.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Effective Have Cricket’s Transformation Policies Been At Domestic Level?

[Daily Maverick] While participation numbers of players of colour – particularly black Africans – have increased across the board in both professional and semi-professional cricket structures, opportunity and quality of opportunity remain problematic. …

[Daily Maverick] While participation numbers of players of colour - particularly black Africans - have increased across the board in both professional and semi-professional cricket structures, opportunity and quality of opportunity remain problematic. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mugabe’s ‘Wheelchair’ Donation Massaged

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE’S public media has long been accused of massaging facts – positively for the ruling Zanu PF party but disingenuously and with a tinge of scorn too for the opposition.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE'S public media has long been accused of massaging facts - positively for the ruling Zanu PF party but disingenuously and with a tinge of scorn too for the opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sly Mugabe Backs Political Commissar Kasukuwere

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe on Monday effectively ordered an end to State media attacks against local government minister Saviour Kasukuwere but curiously failed to mention Bulawayo provincial affairs minister Eunice Sandi Moyo.

[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe on Monday effectively ordered an end to State media attacks against local government minister Saviour Kasukuwere but curiously failed to mention Bulawayo provincial affairs minister Eunice Sandi Moyo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

People Living With Disabilities Cry Foul

[The Herald] Leonard Cheshire Home, a haven for people living with disability (PWDs) in central Harare, is the only place Tapfumaneyi Majecha has known as home for the past 35 years. But the 60-year old now faces life on the streets after trustees at t…

[The Herald] Leonard Cheshire Home, a haven for people living with disability (PWDs) in central Harare, is the only place Tapfumaneyi Majecha has known as home for the past 35 years. But the 60-year old now faces life on the streets after trustees at the Home kicked out its 17 occupants.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe