Government Backs Warriors British Brigade

[The Herald] Government has said it is committed to help in the regularisation of the citizenship of the British Brigade called up by ZIFA to represent the Warriors. The first batch of the British Brigade is expected in the country next week for two fr…

[The Herald] Government has said it is committed to help in the regularisation of the citizenship of the British Brigade called up by ZIFA to represent the Warriors. The first batch of the British Brigade is expected in the country next week for two friendly internationals against Lesotho and Namibia. Most of the players were born in the United Kingdom to Zimbabwean parents and currently hold British passports and, right now, cannot represent the Warriors in international matches like the African Cup of Nations or the

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Section of Teso Elders Want Museveni to Retire Peacefully

[Monitor] Victims of the Lords Resistance insurgency in Obalanga Sub County, in Amuria District have asked President Museveni to retire and enrol for the Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE), a programme for the elderly.

[Monitor] Victims of the Lords Resistance insurgency in Obalanga Sub County, in Amuria District have asked President Museveni to retire and enrol for the Social Assistance Grants for Empowerment (SAGE), a programme for the elderly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Pastor Arrested for Sexually Abusing Seven Girls

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Bible, it is written in the Book of Mathew 7:15 that: “Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves.”

[Monitor] Kampala -In the Bible, it is written in the Book of Mathew 7:15 that: "Watch out for false prophets. They come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ferocious wolves."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zimbabwe a Fragile State – IMF Insists

[New Zimbabwe] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has rated Zimbabwe among the world’s fragile states, saying the southern African country is struggling with severe social and political turmoil as well as deep developmental challenges.

[New Zimbabwe] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has rated Zimbabwe among the world's fragile states, saying the southern African country is struggling with severe social and political turmoil as well as deep developmental challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

When the Woman Is the Family Breadwinner

[New Times] It was a perfect marriage for Lovence Mukabalisa. She had a good paying job while her husband was a high flying senior civil servant. Everything was going as expected in her matrimonial home until events took an unexpected turn. Her husband…

[New Times] It was a perfect marriage for Lovence Mukabalisa. She had a good paying job while her husband was a high flying senior civil servant. Everything was going as expected in her matrimonial home until events took an unexpected turn. Her husband lost his job and months down the road he became a house-husband and the roles reversed as Mukabalisa had become the sole family breadwinner.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Lightning Shuts Bulawayo Airport

[The Herald] Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport in Bulawayo was temporarily closed on Tuesday night after the Traffic Control Tower was struck by lightning, resulting in a blackout which affected lighting on the runway. The closure of the airpo…

[The Herald] Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport in Bulawayo was temporarily closed on Tuesday night after the Traffic Control Tower was struck by lightning, resulting in a blackout which affected lighting on the runway. The closure of the airport affected an Air Zimbabwe plane from Harare, which aborted landing and made a U-turn back to the capital. The same plane was supposed to depart back to the capital the same night if it had landed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kawangware ‘Ongwaro’ Residents Pick Up Pieces After Chaos

[Nairobi News] Traders whose businesses were destroyed during the violence that hit Nairobi’s Kawangware in the wake of the repeat presidential election started rebuilding their structures Wednesday.

[Nairobi News] Traders whose businesses were destroyed during the violence that hit Nairobi's Kawangware in the wake of the repeat presidential election started rebuilding their structures Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya