Municipality Faces Resistance From Vendors

[The Herald] Chitungwiza Municipality’s efforts to regularise the operations of vendors operating within its jurisdiction are facing stiff resistance, particularly from vendors in Makoni. Two weeks ago, the local authority issued an ultimatum to illega…

[The Herald] Chitungwiza Municipality's efforts to regularise the operations of vendors operating within its jurisdiction are facing stiff resistance, particularly from vendors in Makoni. Two weeks ago, the local authority issued an ultimatum to illegal vendors to register by last Friday. The municipality's acting public relations officer Mr Aaron Mhonyera told The Herald that 1 559 vendors had been captured in their database.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Typhoid Outbreak Hits Harare

[The Herald] Seventeen cases of typhoid have been confirmed at Matapi Flats in Mbare and authorities have since set up a 24-hour clinic to manage patients. The city’s director for health services, Dr Prosper Chonzi, told ZBC News yesterday that 12 pati…

[The Herald] Seventeen cases of typhoid have been confirmed at Matapi Flats in Mbare and authorities have since set up a 24-hour clinic to manage patients. The city's director for health services, Dr Prosper Chonzi, told ZBC News yesterday that 12 patients have since been transferred to Beatrice Road Infectious Diseases Hospitals (BRIDH). "So far, we have confirmed 17 cases of typhoid," said Dr Chonzi.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Spends Less As Foreign Grants Reduce

[Observer] Grants from donors to government dropped in August, partly contributing to a drop in public expenditure during the month, a state of the economy assessment has shown.

[Observer] Grants from donors to government dropped in August, partly contributing to a drop in public expenditure during the month, a state of the economy assessment has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kaweesi Murder Suspect Abuses Nakawa Magistrate

[Observer] One of eight people who were yesterday committed to the High court for trial in the Andrew Felix Kaweesi murder case lost his cool and insulted Nakawa grade one magistrate, Noah Sajjabi.

[Observer] One of eight people who were yesterday committed to the High court for trial in the Andrew Felix Kaweesi murder case lost his cool and insulted Nakawa grade one magistrate, Noah Sajjabi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit Amendment Is ‘Unconstitutional’

[Observer] I have read Senior Counsel Peter Mulira’s thought-provoking article titled Constitution should not be tampered with by politicians in Daily Monitor of October 17, 2017.

[Observer] I have read Senior Counsel Peter Mulira's thought-provoking article titled Constitution should not be tampered with by politicians in Daily Monitor of October 17, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dropped NSSF Boss Runs to Museveni

[Observer] In a last-ditch bid to save her job and name, Geraldine Ssali Busuulwa, the outgoing deputy managing director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), has sought the intervention of President Museveni.

[Observer] In a last-ditch bid to save her job and name, Geraldine Ssali Busuulwa, the outgoing deputy managing director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), has sought the intervention of President Museveni.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Corruption Cost U.S.$6 Million in Three Months

[AIM] Maputo -Acts of corruption cost the Mozambican state 370 million meticais (about six million US dollars) over the past three months, according to Cristovao Mondlane, spokesperson of the Central Office for the Fight against Corruption (GCCC).

[AIM] Maputo -Acts of corruption cost the Mozambican state 370 million meticais (about six million US dollars) over the past three months, according to Cristovao Mondlane, spokesperson of the Central Office for the Fight against Corruption (GCCC).

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique