Swartbooi ‘At Peace’ After Leaving Ruling Party

[New Era] Windhoek -Former Swapo parliamentarian Bernadus Clinton Swartbooi announced his resignation from the party yesterday, saying his recall from parliament is a huge weight lifted off his shoulders. “If I could take out my heart and show you the …

[New Era] Windhoek -Former Swapo parliamentarian Bernadus Clinton Swartbooi announced his resignation from the party yesterday, saying his recall from parliament is a huge weight lifted off his shoulders. "If I could take out my heart and show you the extent of freedom I feel, and if you could be shown the pictures of how peacefully I sleep after I had been recalled, you will be surprised about my deep sense of happiness," he said to a packed Commando Hall in Katutura.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

amaBhungane Considering Legal Action Against BLF

[News24Wire] amaBhungane has denied claims by Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama that a white man attacked him during its “Inside the #GuptaLeaks” town hall event in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, on Thursday evening.

[News24Wire] amaBhungane has denied claims by Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama that a white man attacked him during its "Inside the #GuptaLeaks" town hall event in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, on Thursday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Veteran Journalist Zawanda Laid to Rest

[Malawi News Agency] Kasungu -Thousands and thousands of people from all walks of life Thursdays escorted the remains of Joy Media Group Station Manager and veteran Journalist Lloyd Zawanda to his final resting place at Gideon Village, Traditional Auth…

[Malawi News Agency] Kasungu -Thousands and thousands of people from all walks of life Thursdays escorted the remains of Joy Media Group Station Manager and veteran Journalist Lloyd Zawanda to his final resting place at Gideon Village, Traditional Authority Chilowamatambe in Kasungu district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Hope As Maths Expert Adopts Struggling Township School

[SAnews.gov.za] When all grade 12 learners at Sizimisele Technical High School were registered to write mathematics for the first time, the school’s pass rate dropped by just over 50%.

[SAnews.gov.za] When all grade 12 learners at Sizimisele Technical High School were registered to write mathematics for the first time, the school's pass rate dropped by just over 50%.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘High Poverty Levels Worsening Women Status’

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Dr. Jean Kalilani said on Wednesday that high poverty rate among women is worsening the country’s economic status.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Dr. Jean Kalilani said on Wednesday that high poverty rate among women is worsening the country's economic status.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Local Project Shortlisted for Africa Architecture Award

[Namibia Economist] A project titled ‘Architecture of Crisis: Windhoek Community boreholes’ from Elao Martin from the University of Science and Technology made the cut for the inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, which recently announced 20 shortliste…

[Namibia Economist] A project titled 'Architecture of Crisis: Windhoek Community boreholes' from Elao Martin from the University of Science and Technology made the cut for the inaugural Africa Architecture Awards, which recently announced 20 shortlisted projects out of an unprecedented 307 entered projects situated in 32 African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia