Standard Eight National Exam Starts on Tuesday

[Nation] Standard Eight candidates will on Tuesday start their examination, with the national testing agency assuring the public that preparations for the exercise were complete.

[Nation] Standard Eight candidates will on Tuesday start their examination, with the national testing agency assuring the public that preparations for the exercise were complete.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Angop Understands Modernisation Challenges – Secretary of Sate

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angola Press Agency (ANGOP) understands the challenges facing media organs in regard to the need to modernise itself and evolve in time to adjust to the demands of the 21st Century, said on Monday the secretary of State for the Medi…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angola Press Agency (ANGOP) understands the challenges facing media organs in regard to the need to modernise itself and evolve in time to adjust to the demands of the 21st Century, said on Monday the secretary of State for the Media Sector, Celso Malavoloneke.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Wining and Dining At Oktoberfest

[New Era] Windhoek -It was another successful event for this year’s Oktoberfest that attracted more than 2,000 people. The festival was celebrated at the Sport Klub Windhoek (SKW) last Friday and Saturday.

[New Era] Windhoek -It was another successful event for this year's Oktoberfest that attracted more than 2,000 people. The festival was celebrated at the Sport Klub Windhoek (SKW) last Friday and Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Tsvangirai’s Health Woes Cast Doubt On Anti-Mugabe Coalition

[Zimbabwe Standard] A picture of Morgan Tsvangirai, Welshman Ncube and Tendai Biti holding hands after addressing a joint rally for the first time in over a decade seemed to re-energise those pushing for an end to President Robert Mugabe’s 37-year long…

[Zimbabwe Standard] A picture of Morgan Tsvangirai, Welshman Ncube and Tendai Biti holding hands after addressing a joint rally for the first time in over a decade seemed to re-energise those pushing for an end to President Robert Mugabe's 37-year long rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fake News Battles Vaccines–and Children Are Caught in the Crossfire

[Daily Trust] In Nigeria’s north central state of Kwara last Wednesday parents besieged schools to cart away their children after rumours of a “killer vaccine” wafted into town.

[Daily Trust] In Nigeria's north central state of Kwara last Wednesday parents besieged schools to cart away their children after rumours of a "killer vaccine" wafted into town.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Local Football Boss Chiyangwa Mum On FIFA Funding

[Zimbabwe Standard] The world football governing body (Fifa) says it has given the Philip Chiyangwa-led executive close to $2 million for administration, pitch development, women and grassroots support — but the women’s league is in tatters due to lac…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The world football governing body (Fifa) says it has given the Philip Chiyangwa-led executive close to $2 million for administration, pitch development, women and grassroots support -- but the women's league is in tatters due to lack of funding.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Generator Breakdown Leaves Eastern Sudanese Town ‘In Total Darkness’

[Radio Dabanga] Suakin -The town of Suakin in Sudan’s Red state has reportedly been without electrical power for a week. All four generators supplying the city’s districts have broken down.

[Radio Dabanga] Suakin -The town of Suakin in Sudan's Red state has reportedly been without electrical power for a week. All four generators supplying the city's districts have broken down.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan