Zimbabwe military chief Chiwenga in Zanu-PF purge warning

Zimbabwe’s army chief has warned those responsible for “purging” the country’s ruling Zanu-PF party to stop, or the military will step in. The rare intervention comes just a week after President Robert Mugabe sacked his deputy Emmerson Mnangagwa. General Constantino Chiwenga, who appeared at a news conference with another 90 senior army officers, did not refer to anyone by name. […]

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World Diabetes Day today: Chilling story of how a 19-year-old diabetic patient lost her leg

Following her inability to buy diabetes medication regularly, 19-year-old Portia Antwiaah’s leg developed ulcers, and it had to be amputated. Her immediate decision then was to take her life. The story of the Junior High School graduate in the Brong Ahafo Region reflects the challenges diabetic patients face in Ghana, and as the world marks World Diabetes Day, Joy News […]

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Mission schools could be centres of indoctrination after ‘handover’ – Muntaka

The Member of Parliament for Asawase Constituency, Muntaka Mubarak, has cautioned against government’s plan to give more control of mission schools back to the religious bodies. President Nana Akufo-Addo over the weekend reiterated his government’s plan to give churches more control in the management of mission schools. Speaking at the graduation ceremony of Trinity College in Accra on Saturday, President […]

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