Nation Leads in Southern Africa Schools Athletics Championships

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE maintained the momentum at the Confederation of Schools Sport Associations of Southern Africa Athletics Championships as they had amassed 75 medals by yesterday as the event entered day two. The hosts are proving too good for thei…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE maintained the momentum at the Confederation of Schools Sport Associations of Southern Africa Athletics Championships as they had amassed 75 medals by yesterday as the event entered day two. The hosts are proving too good for their opponents at the National Sports Stadium. Zimbabwe, who are the defending champions had 28 gold medals, 20 silver and 27 bronze.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lord Mayor Lukwago’s Salary Case Flops

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a case in which City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago is seeking court orders to compel the minister for Kampala, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and its Executive Director to pay his salary emoluments for three years ha…

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a case in which City Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago is seeking court orders to compel the minister for Kampala, Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) and its Executive Director to pay his salary emoluments for three years has flopped.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Child Marriages Now Rampant

[Daily News] THE Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elder and Children is set to amend the marriage law to curb child marriages which are becoming rampant.

[Daily News] THE Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elder and Children is set to amend the marriage law to curb child marriages which are becoming rampant.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Uganda to Chair AU Peace and Security Council

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing ambassador to Uganda’s multilateral mission in Ethiopia, Mull Sebujja Katende, has been elected chairman of the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) for the month of May.

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing ambassador to Uganda's multilateral mission in Ethiopia, Mull Sebujja Katende, has been elected chairman of the African Union (AU) Peace and Security Council (PSC) for the month of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Footballer Andoh Arrives for CAPS United Trial

[The Herald] FORMER Hearts of Oak attacking midfielder Wilson Andoh was expected in the country last night to begin his assessment with giants CAPS United, who have targeted three players from West Africa to boost their squad. The 26-year old, who has …

[The Herald] FORMER Hearts of Oak attacking midfielder Wilson Andoh was expected in the country last night to begin his assessment with giants CAPS United, who have targeted three players from West Africa to boost their squad. The 26-year old, who has played for King Faisal Babes and Berekum Chelsea in Ghana, is set to be assessed by Makepekepe together with compatriot Richard Addai, who arrives next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Artist Defies Handicap to Earn His Colours

[The Herald] It was a normal childhood for Given Tom (24), until dreams were turned into a nightmare, but as destiny would have it, the paintbrush resurrected the dream again. An electrical incident at 13 saw the budding teen lose both arms, temporaril…

[The Herald] It was a normal childhood for Given Tom (24), until dreams were turned into a nightmare, but as destiny would have it, the paintbrush resurrected the dream again. An electrical incident at 13 saw the budding teen lose both arms, temporarily giving up on life and assuming a future laminated in hardship.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Transport Minister Gumbo’s Son Dies

[The Herald] Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Gumbo’s first born son, Jerry, has died. Jerry (47) was working at Bara Hospital in South Africa. He succumbed to pneumonia on Thursday.

[The Herald] Minister of Transport and Infrastructural Development Dr Joram Gumbo's first born son, Jerry, has died. Jerry (47) was working at Bara Hospital in South Africa. He succumbed to pneumonia on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe