Hockey – Inline Hockey Cup At the Dome On Monday

[New Era] Swakopmund -Namibia’s popular holiday resort, Swakopmund is to play hosts to the eagerly awaited Africa Cup Inline Hockey tourney, which gets underway at The Dome on Monday.

[New Era] Swakopmund -Namibia's popular holiday resort, Swakopmund is to play hosts to the eagerly awaited Africa Cup Inline Hockey tourney, which gets underway at The Dome on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Reading Crisis – Focus On the Root Cause, Not the Peripherals

[The Conversation Africa] Nearly a quarter of a century into democracy, four presidents and several curricular revisions later, South Africa has made little headway in its reading crisis.

[The Conversation Africa] Nearly a quarter of a century into democracy, four presidents and several curricular revisions later, South Africa has made little headway in its reading crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Addis Ababa Shouldn’t Criminalise Children Who Beg On Its Streets

[The Conversation Africa] Over half of Ethiopia’s 100 million inhabitants are Orthodox Christians and a third practice Islam. Begging, in the form of almsgiving, is supported by the religious teachings of Christianity and Islam and is very common in th…

[The Conversation Africa] Over half of Ethiopia's 100 million inhabitants are Orthodox Christians and a third practice Islam. Begging, in the form of almsgiving, is supported by the religious teachings of Christianity and Islam and is very common in the capital, Addis Ababa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Growing Western Cape Protests Show Citizens Expect Greater Accountability

[The Conversation Africa] The Western Cape, the second wealthiest province in South Africa after Gauteng, is the only one governed by the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA). The party won control of the province in 2009, under the leadership of its th…

[The Conversation Africa] The Western Cape, the second wealthiest province in South Africa after Gauteng, is the only one governed by the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA). The party won control of the province in 2009, under the leadership of its then leader Helen Zille. It has been in charge of the City of Cape Town since 2006.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Namibia, China Sign Inter-Parliamentary Accord

[New Era] Windhoek -The Speaker of the National Assembly, Professor Peter Katjavivi has reiterated his call for strengthened parliamentary cooperation between Namibia and the Asian economic powerhouse of China.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Speaker of the National Assembly, Professor Peter Katjavivi has reiterated his call for strengthened parliamentary cooperation between Namibia and the Asian economic powerhouse of China.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Corrupt Practices Concern Kamanjab Councillor

[New Era] Kamanjab -Engenesia Tjiretje-Ensingue, Kamanjab Constituency Councillor, on Wednesday informed a constituency development committee meeting there are too many “corrupt” practices at the village.

[New Era] Kamanjab -Engenesia Tjiretje-Ensingue, Kamanjab Constituency Councillor, on Wednesday informed a constituency development committee meeting there are too many "corrupt" practices at the village.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Award Winning Artist Speaks On Compassion for the Needy and His Music Journey

[New Era] Windhoek -New Era sat with multi-awarding winning artist, N.I.A who this year scooped the best gospel award for the song ‘I give my life to you,’ featuring Monique English, at the Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs).

[New Era] Windhoek -New Era sat with multi-awarding winning artist, N.I.A who this year scooped the best gospel award for the song 'I give my life to you,' featuring Monique English, at the Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

The Art of Catching Fog

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Growing up on Mount Boutmezguida in southwest Morocco on the edge of the Sahara desert, Khadija Ghouate never imagined that the fog enveloping the nearby peaks would change her life.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Growing up on Mount Boutmezguida in southwest Morocco on the edge of the Sahara desert, Khadija Ghouate never imagined that the fog enveloping the nearby peaks would change her life.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Rainstorm Kills 2, Leaves Over 100 Homeless

[The Herald] Two children were killed, while more than 100 families were left homeless in Masvingo Province on Tuesday after a rainstorm left a trail of destruction and damaged property worth thousands of dollars.

[The Herald] Two children were killed, while more than 100 families were left homeless in Masvingo Province on Tuesday after a rainstorm left a trail of destruction and damaged property worth thousands of dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe