Africa Posts

Child Marriages Banned In Malawi After Rights Campaign

By Correspondent , 16 , Apr 2015


Blantyre (Malawi) - Malawian President Peter Mutharika has signed into law a ban on child marriages, parliament announced Wednesday, two months after lawmakers passed a bill raising the marrying age .. Read More →

Harmonization Delays Irk Legal Experts

By Correspondent , 15 , Apr 2015


By Takudzwa Mudzimukunze. MUTARE, Zimbabwe.- Government's failure to harmonize hundreds of pieces of legislation to match constitutional provisions means the nation's supreme law will largely remain a paper tiger, legal .. Read More →

Invest In Sustainable Energy To Fight Poverty And Food Insecurity: EU Urges Zimbabwe

By Correspondent , 15 , Apr 2015


By Donald Nyarota. MUTARE, Zimbabwe. (News Of The South)- Government is obliged to invest in renewable, sustainable energy to protect vulnerable rural communities outside the main electric grid as well .. Read More →

Civil Society Divided On Diamond Merger

By Correspondent , 15 , Apr 2015


By Donald Nyarota. MUTARE, Zimbabwe. (News of The South) - Civil society leaders are at odds over a proposed merger of diamond firms operating in Marange. While others are blaming .. Read More →

Apostolic Sect Women Get Empowered

By Correspondent , 14 , Apr 2015


BY JACQUIE MBAYIWA MAKUVATSINE. Zimbabwe. (News of The South) -Some apostolic churches are now encouraging women to be educated moving away from the traditional doctrine of most apostolic churches of .. Read More →

Nigeria Finally Sees A Change

By Correspondent , 13 , Apr 2015


By Yemisi Adegoke, in Lagos. A FEW days before the Nigerian elections took place, a photo of Murtala Muhammed International Airport started to make the rounds on social media. The .. Read More →

Museveni To Go In 2016: Muntu

By Correspondent , 12 , Apr 2015


KABALE, Uganda. - The president of the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party, Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu, has asked people in Kigezi sub-region to join their counterparts in the other .. Read More →

Banking Mogul Terence Mukupe Wins Harare East Zanu-PF Primary Election

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 12 , Apr 2015


By Takudzwa Mashumba. HARARE – (News Of The South) -Former Allied Financial Holdings (AFH)chief executive Terence Mukupe secured the Harare East parliamentary seat under the Zanu PF ticket through a .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Should Repeal Mines And Minerals Act: Civil Society Leaders

By Correspondent , 10 , Apr 2015


By Takudzwa Mudzimukunze. MUTARE- Government has an obligation to repeal an outdated legislation which fails to recognize community as well as civic stakeholders as it is negatively hampering the mining .. Read More →