Teacher Gets 10 Years for Raping 16-Year-Old Pupil

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhotakota -A Circuit Magistrate Court sitting in Traditional Authority Mwansambo in Nkhotakota has convicted and sentenced a primary school teacher to ten years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for defiling and impregnating a 1…

[Malawi News Agency] Nkhotakota -A Circuit Magistrate Court sitting in Traditional Authority Mwansambo in Nkhotakota has convicted and sentenced a primary school teacher to ten years imprisonment with hard labour (IHL) for defiling and impregnating a 16 year old girl.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Constitution to Be Amended, Says Government Spokesperson

[Iwacu] On 24 October, the cabinet met in its extraordinary session. The analysis of the report about the Constitution amendment was among the key topics on the agenda. Some Burundi politicians do not converge on its amendment.

[Iwacu] On 24 October, the cabinet met in its extraordinary session. The analysis of the report about the Constitution amendment was among the key topics on the agenda. Some Burundi politicians do not converge on its amendment.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Govt’s Blood Subsidy Boost for Patients

[The Herald] In the past few weeks we have witnessed an unjustified increase in the prices of many things, with basic commodity prices rising to unbelievable levels. Not to be outdone has been the price of pharmaceuticals and blood, which have shot thr…

[The Herald] In the past few weeks we have witnessed an unjustified increase in the prices of many things, with basic commodity prices rising to unbelievable levels. Not to be outdone has been the price of pharmaceuticals and blood, which have shot through the roof to the extent that the majority of the people have found the going very tough. Blood is life and its cost has to be pegged at a level that makes it affordable to the majority of the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bigger Venue for Mtukudzi Gig

[Zimbabwe Standard] Organisers of the Tuku @ 65 Cape Town Concert hosted in honour of legendary musician Oliver Mtukudzi say preparations for the event slated for November 18 were at an advanced stage after they secured the Artscape Opera House to host…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Organisers of the Tuku @ 65 Cape Town Concert hosted in honour of legendary musician Oliver Mtukudzi say preparations for the event slated for November 18 were at an advanced stage after they secured the Artscape Opera House to host the show.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Motorist Charged With Killing Harare Banker

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -A local motorist has appeared in court charged with culpable homicide over the death of CBZ Holdings’ chief governance and compliance officer Ngonidzashe Zure.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare -A local motorist has appeared in court charged with culpable homicide over the death of CBZ Holdings' chief governance and compliance officer Ngonidzashe Zure.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We’ve Hanged ‘No One’ in Ten Years, China Assures Tanzania

[Daily News] FORGET reports about Tanzanians being sentenced to death by courts in China for drug trafficking; the Chinese say they have not done it for more than ten years now, citing records at the Tanzanian Embassy in China.

[Daily News] FORGET reports about Tanzanians being sentenced to death by courts in China for drug trafficking; the Chinese say they have not done it for more than ten years now, citing records at the Tanzanian Embassy in China.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

State All Out to Add Icing On Southern Tourism Cake

[Daily News] THE government says it is determined to open up tourism in the Southern Zone circuit , so as to expand the scope of tourist attractions in the country and increase the number of tourists and revenue to the government.

[Daily News] THE government says it is determined to open up tourism in the Southern Zone circuit , so as to expand the scope of tourist attractions in the country and increase the number of tourists and revenue to the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lessons Kenyans Can Learn on Peace From the Great Weah, Drogba

[Nation] Two African football stars with a keen understanding of the unifying power of sports inserted themselves between the warring factions in the ruinous civil wars ravaging their countries and came out with magnificent results.

[Nation] Two African football stars with a keen understanding of the unifying power of sports inserted themselves between the warring factions in the ruinous civil wars ravaging their countries and came out with magnificent results.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tarime Police Intensify Security

[Daily News] POLICE in Tarime/Rorya Special Zone have beefed up security along Tanzania-Kenya border to quell crimes and check the movement of people crossing into the country, illegally.

[Daily News] POLICE in Tarime/Rorya Special Zone have beefed up security along Tanzania-Kenya border to quell crimes and check the movement of people crossing into the country, illegally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya