Poverty, Insecurity Driving Girls Into Armed Groups, Warns NGO

[RFI] Child Soldiers International is warning that girls in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are joining armed groups because they cannot afford to go to school. Once recruited, girls are often used as wives — and sexually abused by commanders…

[RFI] Child Soldiers International is warning that girls in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are joining armed groups because they cannot afford to go to school. Once recruited, girls are often used as wives -- and sexually abused by commanders and other soldiers.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Afcon – Warriors Must Work Harder, Warns Tanzania Coach

[New Zimbabwe] TANZANIA coach Charles Mkwasa has urged the Warriors to roll up their sleeves ahead of the 2017 African Cup of Nations finals in Gabon in January warning that Zimbabwe will be up against the giants of African football.

[New Zimbabwe] TANZANIA coach Charles Mkwasa has urged the Warriors to roll up their sleeves ahead of the 2017 African Cup of Nations finals in Gabon in January warning that Zimbabwe will be up against the giants of African football.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Mugabe Attends UN Climate Summit

[The Herald] PRESIDENT Mugabe has left the country for Morocco to attend the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change currently underway in Marrakech.President Mugabe who is accompanied by Minister of Environment, Water and Climate Oppah M…

[The Herald] PRESIDENT Mugabe has left the country for Morocco to attend the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change currently underway in Marrakech.President Mugabe who is accompanied by Minister of Environment, Water and Climate Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri and Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, was seen off at the Harare International Airport by Vice President Phelekezela Mphoko, Cabinet Ministers Sydney Sekeramayi, Joram Gumbo, Supa Mandiwanzira, Sithembiso Nyoni, service chiefs and senio

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mlauzi Names Cup Squad

[The Herald] MIGHTY Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi yesterday announced a 21-member squad for the Africa Women Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon from November 19 to December 3.The Zimbabwe national women’s soccer team are expected to leave on Thursday f…

[The Herald] MIGHTY Warriors coach Shadreck Mlauzi yesterday announced a 21-member squad for the Africa Women Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon from November 19 to December 3.The Zimbabwe national women's soccer team are expected to leave on Thursday for Yaounde where they will based for their Group A matches.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kanengo Police Arrest 3 Over Chain of Crimes

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Kanengo Police in Lilongwe on Friday arrested three “dangerous” men who had been on the wanted list allegedly for committing a chain of serious crimes.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Kanengo Police in Lilongwe on Friday arrested three "dangerous" men who had been on the wanted list allegedly for committing a chain of serious crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hapless Chevrons’ Forgettable Opener

[The Herald] PETER MOOR, with a fighting innings of 47, was probably the only Zimbabwe player who will want to remember anything about the opening match of the first match of the ODI tri-series against Sri Lanka at Harare Sports Club.The Asians won by …

[The Herald] PETER MOOR, with a fighting innings of 47, was probably the only Zimbabwe player who will want to remember anything about the opening match of the first match of the ODI tri-series against Sri Lanka at Harare Sports Club.The Asians won by eight wickets. The majority of the Zimbabwe batsmen were seemingly spooked by being put in to bat in what they expected to be lethal conditions for batting and only Moor was able to put together a good score and carry the attack back to the tourists.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Thieves Shot in Chimoio

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Sunday shot two thieves caught red-handed as they raided a shop in Chimoio, capital of the central province of Manica.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Sunday shot two thieves caught red-handed as they raided a shop in Chimoio, capital of the central province of Manica.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Reho, CEO At Loggerheads Over HR Manager’s Suspension

[Namibian] THE Rehoboth Town Council and its CEO Christoph /Uirab are at loggerheads over the suspension of human resources and corporate affairs manager Willie Swartz amid allegations of fraud, bribery, tribalism and gross negligence.

[Namibian] THE Rehoboth Town Council and its CEO Christoph /Uirab are at loggerheads over the suspension of human resources and corporate affairs manager Willie Swartz amid allegations of fraud, bribery, tribalism and gross negligence.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia