Zambezi Schools ‘Crippled’ By Free Education

[Namibian] SOME school principals in the Zambezi region say the government’s free education concept was introduced hastily without due consideration to the current financial implications.

[Namibian] SOME school principals in the Zambezi region say the government's free education concept was introduced hastily without due consideration to the current financial implications.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Rosa Returns to the Kenyan Music Scene

[Nation] Rosalie Akinyi, who goes by the artiste name Rosa, is undergoing a transformation in the type of music she does. After four years in the industry trying out different sounds, she has now settled into the Kenyan pop genre, that has a lot of dan…

[Nation] Rosalie Akinyi, who goes by the artiste name Rosa, is undergoing a transformation in the type of music she does. After four years in the industry trying out different sounds, she has now settled into the Kenyan pop genre, that has a lot of dancehall inspiration in it. The 23-year-old has been signed to Flag42 after going through three producers in the year she debuted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Prince Johnson to Support the Opposition

[Observer] A source close to Nimba County Senator Prince Y. Johnson (PYJ), standard bearer of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), has now confirmed that the controversial senator will not abandon the Ganta Declaration, whose intent is …

[Observer] A source close to Nimba County Senator Prince Y. Johnson (PYJ), standard bearer of the Movement for Democracy and Reconstruction (MDR), has now confirmed that the controversial senator will not abandon the Ganta Declaration, whose intent is to support a united opposition bid to unseat the ruling Unity Party (UP).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

ODM Legislators Threaten to Push for Coast Secession If IEBC Holds October 26 Polls

[Nation] Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi and six Coast Opposition legislators have said they will push for secession of the Coast region if the electoral agency insists on holding the October 26 election without reforms.

[Nation] Kilifi Governor Amason Kingi and six Coast Opposition legislators have said they will push for secession of the Coast region if the electoral agency insists on holding the October 26 election without reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Jacob Zuma Hosts President Macky Sall for a State Visit to South Africa

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 24 October 2017, host the President of the Republic of Senegal, His Excellency President Macky Sall for a State Visit to South Africa in Cape Town.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma will on Tuesday, 24 October 2017, host the President of the Republic of Senegal, His Excellency President Macky Sall for a State Visit to South Africa in Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Lesotho – Chief Justice’s Continued Sub-Lease of Judge’s Mansion in High-End Maseru Suburb Under Scrutiny

[Daily Maverick] A sub-lease under which Lesotho’s Chief Justice, Nthomeng Majara, occupied a lavish Maseru mansion belonging to High Court judge Teboho Moiloa continues to be in force despite a draft government audit report that condemned the arrangem…

[Daily Maverick] A sub-lease under which Lesotho's Chief Justice, Nthomeng Majara, occupied a lavish Maseru mansion belonging to High Court judge Teboho Moiloa continues to be in force despite a draft government audit report that condemned the arrangement six months ago. By Billy Ntaote for MNN CENTRE for INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Sudan, Mauritania Sign Memo of Understanding in Higher Education and Scientific Sesearch

[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudanese and Mauritanian Ministries of Higher Education and Scientific Research, signed Thursday, the memo of understanding and the executive program in the field of higher education between the two ministries, in the conclusion of …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Sudanese and Mauritanian Ministries of Higher Education and Scientific Research, signed Thursday, the memo of understanding and the executive program in the field of higher education between the two ministries, in the conclusion of the four days visit of Dr. Sedi Walad Salim the Mauritanian Minister of Higher Education.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

With Wide Arab Participation.. Meeting of Higher Advisory Committee for Standardization Launched in Khartoum

[SNA] Khartoum -The Higher Advisory Committee for Standardization held its 49 th meeting, Thursday, in Khartoum, under the auspices of the Industrial and Mining Arab Organization, hosted by the Sudanese standardization and Meteorology Authority, and ch…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Higher Advisory Committee for Standardization held its 49 th meeting, Thursday, in Khartoum, under the auspices of the Industrial and Mining Arab Organization, hosted by the Sudanese standardization and Meteorology Authority, and chaired by Dr. Awad Mohamed Ahmed Sakarab.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Investment State Minister Underlines Private Relationship With Saudi Arabia

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister of the Ministry of Investment, Osama Faisal, affirmed the importance of economic and trade relations between Sudan and Saudi Arabia, calling for their promotion for benefiting from the potential of the two countries t…

[SNA] Khartoum -The State Minister of the Ministry of Investment, Osama Faisal, affirmed the importance of economic and trade relations between Sudan and Saudi Arabia, calling for their promotion for benefiting from the potential of the two countries to serve the welfare of the two peoples.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cultural Cooperation Between Sudan, S. Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The Federal Minister of Culture, al-Tayeb Hassan Badawi, during his meeting at his office with, Mrs. Nadia Arb, the Minister of Culture, Youth, and sports of the State of South Sudan, asserted the unity of the peoples of the two countri…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Federal Minister of Culture, al-Tayeb Hassan Badawi, during his meeting at his office with, Mrs. Nadia Arb, the Minister of Culture, Youth, and sports of the State of South Sudan, asserted the unity of the peoples of the two countries, which represent one people in two countries, with the great similarity and common destiny that unite them.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan