Woman, 43, Attacks ‘Hubby’, Breaks His Ribs With Shovel

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman, 43, has reportedly been sentenced to 3 months in jail after assaulting her 49-year-old estranged husband with a shovel and breaking one of his ribs.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean woman, 43, has reportedly been sentenced to 3 months in jail after assaulting her 49-year-old estranged husband with a shovel and breaking one of his ribs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

FAZ Adopts New Constitution

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Council has unanimously adopted a new constitution at this year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the New Government Complex on Saturday, March 25. The FAZ Council passed the legislation by 309 votes from … Continued

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The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Council has unanimously adopted a new constitution at this year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at the New Government Complex on Saturday, March 25. The FAZ Council passed the legislation by 309 votes from 320. A minimum of 240 votes were required for the new constitution to be passed. The new constitution becomes effective immediately after the 2017 annual general meeting The FAZ Council, cognizant of FIFA’s directive that FAZ would be suspended if a new constitution was not adopted by March 31, agreed to the text in the new constitution in a yes or no vote by show of hands. The new constitution has restructured the composition of the FAZ executive which will now be drawn from all 10 provinces. According to the new constitution, the Super Division will have 20 teams. The composition of the FAZ council will now have 130 delegates 90 of whom form the Electoral College. The post FAZ Adopts New Constitution appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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FAZ Council Expels Kazala and Siwale

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Council has expelled hitherto vice president Richard Kazala and FAZ Executive Committee Member Blackwell Siwale following a voting process at the 2017 Annual General Meeting held at the New Government Complex on Saturday, March … Continued

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The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) Council has expelled hitherto vice president Richard Kazala and FAZ Executive Committee Member Blackwell Siwale following a voting process at the 2017 Annual General Meeting held at the New Government Complex on Saturday, March 25. Their expulsion was not immediate as it came after their suspension was confirmed via a simple majority voting process in which 257 out of 278 votes were in favour of the suspension. The expulsion vote was passed by 264 votes out of 284. Kazala and Siwale have been on suspension since October 2016 when they dipped their fingers into public coffers. The duo under declared proceeds from ticket sales by K150, 000. The post FAZ Council Expels Kazala and Siwale appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Journalists Charged With Insulting Mugabe

[CPJ] New York -Zimbabwean authorities should immediately drop all charges against News Day editor Wisdom Mdzungairi and reporter Richard Chidza, and should cease threatening journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[CPJ] New York -Zimbabwean authorities should immediately drop all charges against News Day editor Wisdom Mdzungairi and reporter Richard Chidza, and should cease threatening journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Journalists in Hiding After Threats

[CPJ] Abuja -Chadian domestic intelligence officers should cease harassing and attempting to intimidate journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. At least two journalists have gone into hiding following harassment from National Secu…

[CPJ] Abuja -Chadian domestic intelligence officers should cease harassing and attempting to intimidate journalists, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. At least two journalists have gone into hiding following harassment from National Security Agency (ANS) officers in recent weeks, and another was detained and forced to apologize for his work.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Three Somaliland Journalists Detained in One Week

[CPJ] Somaliland Security Forces on February 202017, arrested Mohamed Baashe Hassan, a journalist for the independent broadcaster Star TV, in Hargeisa, the capital of the semi-autonomous region.

[CPJ] Somaliland Security Forces on February 202017, arrested Mohamed Baashe Hassan, a journalist for the independent broadcaster Star TV, in Hargeisa, the capital of the semi-autonomous region.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia