National Gallery Marks 60 Years of Art

[The Herald] Officially opened in July 1957 the National Gallery of Zimbabwe quickly became a force to be reckoned with as it was renowned for being the best Gallery building in the world. The opening was broadcast by the BBC and a total of 181 press r…

[The Herald] Officially opened in July 1957 the National Gallery of Zimbabwe quickly became a force to be reckoned with as it was renowned for being the best Gallery building in the world. The opening was broadcast by the BBC and a total of 181 press reports on the Gallery appeared in local and international publications during its first year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Aid Corridor From Khartoum to Juba

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan reports in its latest weekly bulletin that the Government of Sudan has opened a new corridor for humanitarian assistance from El Obeid in central Sudan…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Sudan reports in its latest weekly bulletin that the Government of Sudan has opened a new corridor for humanitarian assistance from El Obeid in central Sudan to Bentiu in South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Council Workers Down Tools

[Nyasa Times] Workers at Chiradzulu District Council have downed tools, in solidarity with the District Commissioner whom ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councillors want fired.

[Nyasa Times] Workers at Chiradzulu District Council have downed tools, in solidarity with the District Commissioner whom ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councillors want fired.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hefty Salaries for Idle City Council Bosses

[The Herald] Three Mutare City Council executives who were recently acquitted of gross incompetence will remain at home while receiving hefty salaries and full benefits. Council refused to reinstate treasurer Mr Lloyd Musasa, human resources manager Mr…

[The Herald] Three Mutare City Council executives who were recently acquitted of gross incompetence will remain at home while receiving hefty salaries and full benefits. Council refused to reinstate treasurer Mr Lloyd Musasa, human resources manager Mr Aaron Chemvura and acting chamber secretary Ms Gladys Muneta following their acquittal of gross incompetence after a disciplinary hearing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Towards the ANC Policy Conference – What Hope for Renewal?

[ISS] As African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe announced that Nelson Mandela Bay Regional Chairperson, Andile Lungisa, needed to step down as he was in violation of the ANC constitution, President Jacob Zuma voiced his suppor…

[ISS] As African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe announced that Nelson Mandela Bay Regional Chairperson, Andile Lungisa, needed to step down as he was in violation of the ANC constitution, President Jacob Zuma voiced his support for Lungisa - declaring that the 'ancestors' had ordained his appointment.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

After Drought, Nation Contends With Fall Armyworm Invasion

[IRIN] Karoi -This reporting is part of a special project that explores the impact of climate change on the food security and livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and Zimbabwe

[IRIN] Karoi -This reporting is part of a special project that explores the impact of climate change on the food security and livelihoods of small-scale farmers in Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and Zimbabwe

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

60 Arbitrarily Arrested Within One Week, According to Political Alliance

[Iwacu] The parliamentary group of the political alliance Amizero y’Abarundi, (Hope of Burundians) announced on 29 March that 60 people were arbitrarily arrested between and 26 March. It accuses the National Intelligence Service (SNR) and police office…

[Iwacu] The parliamentary group of the political alliance Amizero y'Abarundi, (Hope of Burundians) announced on 29 March that 60 people were arbitrarily arrested between and 26 March. It accuses the National Intelligence Service (SNR) and police officers of being responsible for these violations of human rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi