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Zimbabwe: Chitungwiza Parents Endorse Teacher Incapacitation

Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) today held a successful community with Chitungwiza parents who acknowledged that parents are incapacitated to report for...

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Nigeria: Man, Music and Life Expectancy

Death is not the opposite of life but a part of it -- Haruki Murakami, Japanese...

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South Africa: Norman Sekgapane and North West Boxing

The legacy of the first South African boxer to fight in a multiracial bout at home during the height of apartheid mirrors that...

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South Africa: Blitzboks Display Worrying Lack of Mental Toughness in Hamilton

The consequences of inconsistency were starkly punished when the Blitzboks ended a lowly 10th place at the Hamilton leg of the World Sevens...

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South Africa: Workers Want One Minimum Wage for All

A coalition of workers and worker rights groups wants the discriminatory tier system scrapped as some earn less than the national minimum wage,...

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South Africa: Musicians Working Together Can Change the World

American clarinettist and composer Angel Bat Dawid and South African drummer Asher Gamedze talk free jazz, collective collaboration and dismantling the...

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South Africa: Ferrero Workers Challenge Zero Hours Contracts

Chocolate factory workers say employment contracts without guaranteed working hours have had devastating consequences for their lives. Now, they're fighting...

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South Africa: Blitzboks Prioritise Recovery With Sydney Sevens Looming

Cape Town -The Blitzboks squad have their plans laid out as they prepare to tackle Argentina, Samoa and France in Pool B of the...

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Zimbabwe: Spitzkop’s New Kid On the Entertainment Block

Harare, just like any capital city the world over, has witnessed phenomenal growth over the years with new suburbs sprouting across the length...

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Tanzania: Tanzania and Zambia Railway Authority Still Buoyant Despite 9.7pc Fall in Freight Volumes

Dar es Salaam -Freight volume handled by the Tanzania and Zambia Railway Authority (Tazara) dropped by 9.7 percent in the second-half of the 2019...

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Angola: Endiama to Hold Accountable in Justice Tax-Evading Diamond Firms

Dundo -Diamond exploration companies that continue to dodge the payment of taxes will be held accountable criminally, the CEO of the state-owned National Diamonds...

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South Africa’s Thembi Kgatlana signs for Benfica Feminino

The 2018 African Women's Player of the Year Chrestinah 'Thembi' Kgatlana signs for Portugal's Benfica...

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Angola: Over 500 Tonnes of Coffee Harvested in Ambaca

Five hundred tonnes of mabuba coffee were harvested in the municipality of Ambaca, northern Cuanza Norte Province, during the 2019 agricultural year, representing an...

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Angola: Endiama Boss Snubs Artisanal Exploitation of Diamonds

Dundo -The artisanal exploitation of diamonds in Angola has created the illicit trafficking of dimension stones, illegal migration, tax evasion and scams, affirmed last...

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Zimbabwe: Tuku – a Legend Remembered

For the better part of last week and days to come, music lovers from across the length and breadth of the world took...

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Zimbabwe: Harare Council Workers Demand 500% Wage Jump

HARARE City Council workers are demanding a 500 percent salary increment after their bosses' earnings were raised by 300...

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East Africa: EAC Confederation Talks On in Burundi

Arusha -THE journey to an East African Community (EAC) political confederation is taking shape as experts are now engaged in consultations in...

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Liberia: Korea Ambassador Lectures UL On Possible Economy Growth Through Education

Fendall -South Korea Ambassador to Liberia, Maj. Gen. Lee In-tae says the economy of Liberia will only witness progress if more investments are made...

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Liberia: Govt Endorses New Approach to Cut Down Cost On Road Construction

Monrovia -The Ministry of Public Works and the Embassy of Sweden have endorsed the construction of polyroads in the country, saying it is an...

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Kenya: Kenya Tea Export Earnings Down By 16.4%

Nairobi -Kenya's tea export earnings dropped by 16.4 percent in 2019 contributing to Sh117 billion towards the country's...

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Kenya: Kenyatta Faults Ruling on Sh200 Billion High Grand Falls Dam Project

President Uhuru Kenyatta has waded into the tendering controversy of the Sh200 billion High Grand Falls Dam, criticising the High Court ruling that quashed...

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Zimbabwe: Cosafa Humiliates Zifa

Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) delegations led by association president Felton Kamambo suffered a humiliating snub after they were denied entry into the Cosafa...

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Zimbabwe: Upacking ‘Rudo Rwemadhombi’ Skit

Poverty has been at the centre of most family break-ups as partners in some instances are compelled to separate as they travel long...

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Zimbabwe: Tuku – the Death of the HIV Song

The late music superstar Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi could sing about anything, anywhere and at any given time. He was not your Mickey Mouse...

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Tanzania: Israeli Doctors Out to Market Dar Tourism

NATURE, culture and the interaction between human beings, wildlife and livestock in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area have extremely thrilled touring Israeli doctors and...

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Tanzania: Mega Water Project Delay Irks Deputy Minister

THE Deputy Minister for W ater Jumaa Aweso has expressed his dismay at the delayed construction of Same- Mwanga-Korogwe water supply project, saying...

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Tanzania: New Upcountry Bus Terminal in Dar Likely in June

THE construction of Mbezi Up-Country Bus Terminal in Dar es Salaam is at 53 per cent stage with its implementers assuring that the...

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Zimbabwe: Donna N Speaks On Marriage, Career

Multi-faceted creative Donna N, who recently tied the knot with her sweetheart Bobby James Odendaal, a member of a Bulawayo gospel outfit Family...

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Zimbabwe: Historic Boxing Fight for Zim

Zimbabwe is set to host a historic first World Africa Boxing Association (WABA) Supreme World Title fight pitting former three-time world champion Namibian...

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Zimbabwe: Zifa to Attend Top Continental Seminar

ZIFA'S top brass will get a chance to exchange notes on football development with about 200 representatives from across the continent when they...

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