Ruling Party Youth League Endorses Grace Mugabe for VP Post

[The Herald] Zanu PF Youth League has endorsed the party’s Secretary for Women Affairs Dr Grace Mugabe as the right candidate to occupy the Vice Presidency ahead of the party’s Extra Ordinary Congress set for next month.

[The Herald] Zanu PF Youth League has endorsed the party's Secretary for Women Affairs Dr Grace Mugabe as the right candidate to occupy the Vice Presidency ahead of the party's Extra Ordinary Congress set for next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Code Sangala Raising Funds for Queens Hospital Paediatric Unit

[Nyasa Times] Malaria Tour 2017-18 a brain child of Malawi’s celebrated former Big Brother Africa representative, Code Sangala, will on November 16,2017 hold a fundraising event to raise funds for paediatric accident and emergency wards at Queen Elizab…

[Nyasa Times] Malaria Tour 2017-18 a brain child of Malawi's celebrated former Big Brother Africa representative, Code Sangala, will on November 16,2017 hold a fundraising event to raise funds for paediatric accident and emergency wards at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Prophet Bushiri Dominates Malawi Newspapers – Promises to End Electricity Woes

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri dominated the Malawi media headlines on Monday for a function he held on Saturday when he led Malawians in special prayers organised by a grouping of Malawians living in South Africa under the b…

[Nyasa Times] South Africa-based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri dominated the Malawi media headlines on Monday for a function he held on Saturday when he led Malawians in special prayers organised by a grouping of Malawians living in South Africa under the banner Malawi Forum held at the Prophet's Sparkling Waters Hotel and Spa in Rustenburg in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Lions on the Move: Africa – a continent of challenges and opportunities

[Institut Amadeus] It seems not so long ago that Africa seemed a “Lion on the prowl”. The explosion of a young, more educated labor force has boosted sharp increases in productivity. Massive urbanization and rapid rise of middle-class consumption have changed Africa’s economic landscape. Coupled with a more liberal business environment, Africa’s economic rise appeared inexorable.

[Institut Amadeus] It seems not so long ago that Africa seemed a "Lion on the prowl". The explosion of a young, more educated labor force has boosted sharp increases in productivity. Massive urbanization and rapid rise of middle-class consumption have changed Africa's economic landscape. Coupled with a more liberal business environment, Africa's economic rise appeared inexorable.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

U.S.$3 Million Rhino Horn Theft Accused Seek Acquittal

[New Zimbabwe] A former Parks and Wildlife director has applied for acquittal in a case where he is charged with concealing an audit report after some 53 rhino horns worth about $3million went missing.

[New Zimbabwe] A former Parks and Wildlife director has applied for acquittal in a case where he is charged with concealing an audit report after some 53 rhino horns worth about $3million went missing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Strengthening the pathways to success: The global challenge of learning

[Institut Amadeus] One cannot deny that we are at an impasse. Globally, countries are trying to fix the gap between education systems and labour markets. How do we improve learning as work transforms? This question is even more urgent in Africa where t…

[Institut Amadeus] One cannot deny that we are at an impasse. Globally, countries are trying to fix the gap between education systems and labour markets. How do we improve learning as work transforms? This question is even more urgent in Africa where the challenges of improving access and quality of education are met with serious budget constraints and a small labour market upon graduation, among many other challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Super-Rich Men – Bushiri Commends Simbi Over Lake Malawi Water Project

[Nyasa Times] Malawi boasts a number of billionaires and two of the super-rich persons are South-Africa based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and Simbi Phiri and the former has commended the later for being part of the solution to end the water problems in th…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi boasts a number of billionaires and two of the super-rich persons are South-Africa based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri and Simbi Phiri and the former has commended the later for being part of the solution to end the water problems in the country through the development of the Salima- Lilongwe Water Supply Project to pump water from Lake Malawi.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Oil-Rich Yet On Edge in Turkana

[IRIN] Lodwar -Rebecca Ekale doesn’t believe anything good can come from the black gold bonanza that will bring untold riches to arid Turkana, the poorest county in Kenya.

[IRIN] Lodwar -Rebecca Ekale doesn't believe anything good can come from the black gold bonanza that will bring untold riches to arid Turkana, the poorest county in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Electoral Reforms Bill With 50+1 System Miss On Malawi Parliament Agenda

[Nyasa Times] The much anticipated Electoral Reforms Bill including the 50+1 electoral system for deciding the presidential vote is not amomg the six Bills to be tabled in the National Assembly in the meeting of Parliament form this Friday.

[Nyasa Times] The much anticipated Electoral Reforms Bill including the 50+1 electoral system for deciding the presidential vote is not amomg the six Bills to be tabled in the National Assembly in the meeting of Parliament form this Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi