Arts Festival to Ride On Post-Mugabe Positives

[New Zimbabwe] This year’s Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) is expected to take advantage of the positive image the new administration is getting from across the globe to become one of the most exciting since its inception, organisers s…

[New Zimbabwe] This year's Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) is expected to take advantage of the positive image the new administration is getting from across the globe to become one of the most exciting since its inception, organisers said Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Geingob Blocks Foreign Trips of Politicians

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob has announced that no minister, deputy minister or other political office bearer will be allowed to go on a state-funded foreign trip until after the end of February.

[Namibian] President Hage Geingob has announced that no minister, deputy minister or other political office bearer will be allowed to go on a state-funded foreign trip until after the end of February.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition’s Mujuru, Biti, Gutu Clash in Harare East

[New Zimbabwe] National People’s Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru, People’s Democratic Party (PDP) frontman Tendai Biti and MDC-T spokesperson Obert Gutu have set their sights on the Harare East constituency in what promises to be a bruising political b…

[New Zimbabwe] National People's Party (NPP) leader Joice Mujuru, People's Democratic Party (PDP) frontman Tendai Biti and MDC-T spokesperson Obert Gutu have set their sights on the Harare East constituency in what promises to be a bruising political battle as the country prepares for this year's general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Students to Write Exams After 4th Failed Attempt

[Zambia Reports] Justice Minister Given Lubinda has disclosed the Zambia Institute of Advanced Legal Education (ZIALE) has resolved to do away with the rule of barring students from writing examinations in the event that they failed at the fifth attempt.

[Zambia Reports] Justice Minister Given Lubinda has disclosed the Zambia Institute of Advanced Legal Education (ZIALE) has resolved to do away with the rule of barring students from writing examinations in the event that they failed at the fifth attempt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Nigerian Army Embarks On Road Project in Sambisa Forest

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it had embarked on road construction project in Sambisa Forest as part of ongoing clearance operation to dislodge remnants of Boko Haram insurgents.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Army on Wednesday said it had embarked on road construction project in Sambisa Forest as part of ongoing clearance operation to dislodge remnants of Boko Haram insurgents.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Farmer Claims Govt Ordered Him to Evict Brother’s Widow

[Namibian] A FARMER on Farm Boonlager 238, unit C in the Omaheke region, evicted his late brother’s widow from the farm claiming that a government official had instructed him to do so.

[Namibian] A FARMER on Farm Boonlager 238, unit C in the Omaheke region, evicted his late brother's widow from the farm claiming that a government official had instructed him to do so.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

President Mnangagwa’s Son Denies Political Ambitions

[News24Wire] President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s son has reportedly denied claims that he is set on running for a parliamentary seat currently held by his mother, First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa.

[News24Wire] President Emmerson Mnangagwa's son has reportedly denied claims that he is set on running for a parliamentary seat currently held by his mother, First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scaling-Up Green Tech Utilization

[Ethiopian Herald] Experts reveal that while the state of green technology implementation is encouraging, further attention is needed in its wide-ranging utilization to realize the country’s vision of zero-net emission by 2030.

[Ethiopian Herald] Experts reveal that while the state of green technology implementation is encouraging, further attention is needed in its wide-ranging utilization to realize the country's vision of zero-net emission by 2030.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia