Rising Trend – Married Women Circumcised with Husband’s Consent

[Monitor] Kampala -Faced with the new law against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), traditionalists have now shifted to circumcising married women with the consent of their husbands.

[Monitor] Kampala -Faced with the new law against Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), traditionalists have now shifted to circumcising married women with the consent of their husbands.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Nyusi Reveals Peace Talks Nearing Conclusion

[AIM] The process of achieving an “effective peace” in Mozambique is nearing its conclusion, declared President Filipe Nyusi on 12 January. Speaking at a ceremony in Maputo with members of the police, President Nyusi warned that the current stage is st…

[AIM] The process of achieving an "effective peace" in Mozambique is nearing its conclusion, declared President Filipe Nyusi on 12 January. Speaking at a ceremony in Maputo with members of the police, President Nyusi warned that the current stage is still delicate and demands "special attention", so that it produces results favourable to all Mozambicans.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Top Athlete Obiri’s Tribute to Journalists

[Nation] Hardly are journalists appreciated on such grand occasions, but world 5,000 metres champion Hellen Obiri on Wednesday night departed from the norm and paid tribute to Kenya’s sports media for going the extra mile to tell the athlete’s story.

[Nation] Hardly are journalists appreciated on such grand occasions, but world 5,000 metres champion Hellen Obiri on Wednesday night departed from the norm and paid tribute to Kenya's sports media for going the extra mile to tell the athlete's story.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CHAN 2018 – Three Players Nigeria Must Stop to Beat Libya

[Premium Times] The Knights of Libya know that a point leads them closer to the round of 16 – but a point will make Nigeria’s Super Eagles desperate in their last group match against Equatorial Guinea.

[Premium Times] The Knights of Libya know that a point leads them closer to the round of 16 - but a point will make Nigeria's Super Eagles desperate in their last group match against Equatorial Guinea.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Jacques – Tribute to an Absolute Legend

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN THE end, the outpouring of tribute was abundantly deserved for a wonderful sportsman, a fierce but dignified competitor, a patriot and above all — a God-fearing man of high moral integrity.

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN THE end, the outpouring of tribute was abundantly deserved for a wonderful sportsman, a fierce but dignified competitor, a patriot and above all -- a God-fearing man of high moral integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Financial Mess Rocks Zim Police

[Zimbabwe Independent] A financial scandal running into millions of dollars has erupted within the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP), prompting government to carry out nationwide audits into police affairs, after it emerged that some senior commanders of …

[Zimbabwe Independent] A financial scandal running into millions of dollars has erupted within the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP), prompting government to carry out nationwide audits into police affairs, after it emerged that some senior commanders of the force had directed unsanctioned salary deductions, among other irregularities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Minister Ensures Reinforcement of Social Integration Policies

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The Minister of Social Action, Family and Women Promotion, Victória da Conceição, Thursday announced in Ondjiva, the strengthening of the most vulnerable social integration policies of the population with the implementation of the program of municipalization of social services.

[ANGOP] Ondjiva -The Minister of Social Action, Family and Women Promotion, Victória da Conceição, Thursday announced in Ondjiva, the strengthening of the most vulnerable social integration policies of the population with the implementation of the program of municipalization of social services.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Baby Drowned to Death in Pond in Ucuma

[ANGOP] Ucuma -A one-month-old baby Thursday, drowned to death in a pond in Benfica ward, Ucuma municipality in central Huambo province, after escaping from his mother’s back.

[ANGOP] Ucuma -A one-month-old baby Thursday, drowned to death in a pond in Benfica ward, Ucuma municipality in central Huambo province, after escaping from his mother's back.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘Free Elections a Pipedream’

[Zimbabwe Independent] CONCERNS have been raised about Zimbabwe’s capacity to ensure free and fair elections after President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced this week that polls will be held earlier than previously anticipated, in four to five months’ time.

[Zimbabwe Independent] CONCERNS have been raised about Zimbabwe's capacity to ensure free and fair elections after President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced this week that polls will be held earlier than previously anticipated, in four to five months' time.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe