Category Archives: Education

BROTHERS OF LATE MOZAMBICAN OPPOSITION LEADER SAY NO NEED FOR AUTOPSY

MAPUTO– The brothers of the late leader of the Mozambican National Resistance (Renamo), Alfonso Dhlakama, who died last Thursday, Elias and Sebastiao, have declared that there is no need for an autopsy to be performed.

“There is no need for …

IMF Warns of Rising African Debt Despite Faster Economic Growth

Sub-Saharan African nations are at growing risk of debt distress because of heavy borrowing and gaping deficits, despite an overall uptick in economic growth, the International Monetary Fund said Tuesday.

The sober assessment came as African countries continue to tap …

STANDARDS INSTITUTIONS OF EAST AFRICAN NATIONS SEARCH FOR COMMON STANDARDS

DAR-ES-SALAAM– As the bureaux of standards of Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi and Tanzania work to harmonize their benchmark measures, the heads of these institutions who recently met at the East African Community (EAC) headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania, feel it is …

Comoros to Hold Referendum on Presidential Term Limits in July

MORONI, The Indian Ocean state of Comoros will hold a constitutional referendum in July on presidential term limits that could result in the next vote behind held two years ahead of schedule, its president has said.

The move could allow …

SOUTH AFRICA WARNS WORLD MAY BE “SLEEPWALKING ITS WAY INTO A GLOBAL CONFLICT”

UNITED NATIONS– The international community may be sleepwalking its way into a global conflict without understanding that there can be no victors in a future world war.

That is the view of the Special Envoy for South Africa’s candidature for …

Defence Committees conclude successful oversight to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

The Portfolio Committee on Defence and Military Veterans together with the Joint Standing Committee on Defence conducted a successful joint oversight visit to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The purpose of the oversight visit was for the two …