Alleged Rapist and Robber Make Daring Escape

[Namibian] Two trial-awaiting inmates involved in two separate cases of robbery and kidnapping, and rape, escaped from police custody at Omaruru last Thursday, moments after appearing in court.

[Namibian] Two trial-awaiting inmates involved in two separate cases of robbery and kidnapping, and rape, escaped from police custody at Omaruru last Thursday, moments after appearing in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Varsities Strike on Until We See the Money – Wesonga

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University Academic Staff Union Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga has said the lecturers strike will not be called off since money that was released has not been wired to respective accounts.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University Academic Staff Union Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga has said the lecturers strike will not be called off since money that was released has not been wired to respective accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Not Youth, Disability-Friendly

[Namibian] A majority of rural Namibian youth are denied access to contraceptives because of age discrimination by rural health workers, says a report released by the Office of the Ombudsman last Thursday.

[Namibian] A majority of rural Namibian youth are denied access to contraceptives because of age discrimination by rural health workers, says a report released by the Office of the Ombudsman last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Moraa Shortlisted for SOYA Most Promising Girl

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Youngster Mary Moraa leads a deep field of athletes shortlisted for the 2017 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) for the Most Promising girl category.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Youngster Mary Moraa leads a deep field of athletes shortlisted for the 2017 Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) for the Most Promising girl category.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

After Mugabe, Looking Forward

[AfricaFocus] “While Zimbabweans understandably embraced military intervention because it led to the ouster of Mugabe and prevented his wife Grace from succeeding him, they must also embrace the fact that it comes with further, less palatable consequen…

[AfricaFocus] "While Zimbabweans understandably embraced military intervention because it led to the ouster of Mugabe and prevented his wife Grace from succeeding him, they must also embrace the fact that it comes with further, less palatable consequences. The episode demonstrated once again that the military is a critical arm of the state which has become the kingmaker in Zimbabwean politics." - Alex T. Magaisa

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Unexpected Migration Debate

[Deutsche Welle] Many Chadians are surprised: Since France’s President Emmanuel Macron has been planning to set up asylum centers in Chad, the country has been the focus of a migration debate. But on the ground, it’s not really an issue.

[Deutsche Welle] Many Chadians are surprised: Since France's President Emmanuel Macron has been planning to set up asylum centers in Chad, the country has been the focus of a migration debate. But on the ground, it's not really an issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Suzan Kerunen Celebrates 10 Years in Music

[East African] Suzan Kerunen, one of Uganda’s leading singers, marked her 10th anniversary in music with a concert at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel Gardens on November 18, where she launched her fourth album, titled Pimar.

[East African] Suzan Kerunen, one of Uganda's leading singers, marked her 10th anniversary in music with a concert at the Sheraton Kampala Hotel Gardens on November 18, where she launched her fourth album, titled Pimar.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

After Mugabe, Looking Back

[AfricaFocus] In Zimbabwe, celebration at the departure of Robert Mugabe from office after 37 years in power has been fervent and heartfelt. But almost all of those celebrating also acknowledge the difficulties of the months and years to come. Hope is …

[AfricaFocus] In Zimbabwe, celebration at the departure of Robert Mugabe from office after 37 years in power has been fervent and heartfelt. But almost all of those celebrating also acknowledge the difficulties of the months and years to come. Hope is tempered by recognition that the structures of kleptocratic and military rule remain in place.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wanna Be an Artist? It’s Time to Get Real

[East African] There seems to be a move towards a more literal style among young Kenyan artists, with an increasing number of them willing to hone their abilities by studying the basics of drawing, composition and colour.

[East African] There seems to be a move towards a more literal style among young Kenyan artists, with an increasing number of them willing to hone their abilities by studying the basics of drawing, composition and colour.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Daily Observer Gbarpolu Correspondent Resurfaces

[Observer] Daily Observer Gbarpolu County correspondent Micah Yeahwon, who was recently reported missing and published in two editions of the newspaper, over the weekend walked into the newspaper’s offices at the ELWA Junction in Paynesville with regre…

[Observer] Daily Observer Gbarpolu County correspondent Micah Yeahwon, who was recently reported missing and published in two editions of the newspaper, over the weekend walked into the newspaper's offices at the ELWA Junction in Paynesville with regret and at the same time appreciation and a smile.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia