Bogus State House Cops Convicted

[The Herald] Three bogus police officers who mounted a fake roadblock near State House and tried to extort money from a Patriot newspaper driver after accusing him of driving through a red traffic light were yesterday con- victed.

[The Herald] Three bogus police officers who mounted a fake roadblock near State House and tried to extort money from a Patriot newspaper driver after accusing him of driving through a red traffic light were yesterday con- victed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party’s Kasukuwere Slammed for Interference

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Harare Province has told embattled party National Political Commissar Cde Saviour Kasukuwere to stop interfering with their provincial structures after he issued a statement purporting to have nullified the province’s decision to a…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF Harare Province has told embattled party National Political Commissar Cde Saviour Kasukuwere to stop interfering with their provincial structures after he issued a statement purporting to have nullified the province's decision to appoint Cde Justice Zvandasara as acting chairperson.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Project Funds Delays Cost Govt Millions

[The Herald] Delays in the completion of dam projects countrywide is costing Government at least $1,2 million per dam annually, a situation which has seen some projects being abandoned altogether, an official has said.

[The Herald] Delays in the completion of dam projects countrywide is costing Government at least $1,2 million per dam annually, a situation which has seen some projects being abandoned altogether, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Allied Bank Rot Exposed

[The Herald] The court application filed by the Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (Zaha) demanding its $1,4 million from the liquidated Allied Bank has exposed the rot at the institution.

[The Herald] The court application filed by the Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (Zaha) demanding its $1,4 million from the liquidated Allied Bank has exposed the rot at the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Reprieve for Styrofoam Manufacturers, Users

[The Herald] Government has given manufacturers of polystyrene material (kaylites) a three-month reprieve to clear their stocks, but members of the public will use them at their discretion.

[The Herald] Government has given manufacturers of polystyrene material (kaylites) a three-month reprieve to clear their stocks, but members of the public will use them at their discretion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

NIC Hears Ex-Bankers’ N9.2 Billion Suit Against NDIC, Others December 13

[Guardian] The Lagos division of the National Industrial Court has adjourned till December 13, 2017 for hearing in a suit filed by ex-bankers, who were disengaged following the 2006 banking sector restructure.

[Guardian] The Lagos division of the National Industrial Court has adjourned till December 13, 2017 for hearing in a suit filed by ex-bankers, who were disengaged following the 2006 banking sector restructure.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s Federally Collected Revenue Declines By 13.42%

[Guardian] Crude oil and non-oil income has cut Nigeria’s gross federally collected revenue in May 2017 by 13.42 per cent to N458.42 billion. Specifically, Nigeria’s crude oil earnings decreased from the N292.82 billion it recorded in February to N238….

[Guardian] Crude oil and non-oil income has cut Nigeria's gross federally collected revenue in May 2017 by 13.42 per cent to N458.42 billion. Specifically, Nigeria's crude oil earnings decreased from the N292.82 billion it recorded in February to N238.09 billion in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ipob Slams Blair Visit to El-Rufai, Says UK Instigating Ethno-Religious Violence

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has criticized recent visit by former British prime minister Tony Blair to Kaduna state governor Nasir el-Rufai, insisting the move was targeted at instigating violence against Christians and B…

[Daily Trust] Awka -The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has criticized recent visit by former British prime minister Tony Blair to Kaduna state governor Nasir el-Rufai, insisting the move was targeted at instigating violence against Christians and Biafrans in Northern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN Regrets Killing of 97 Nigerians in Bakassi, Commends Osinbajo

[Premium Times] The UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel, UNOWAS, has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for his handling of the recent conflict in Bakassi Peninsula, which affected Nigerian fishermen.

[Premium Times] The UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel, UNOWAS, has commended Acting President Yemi Osinbajo for his handling of the recent conflict in Bakassi Peninsula, which affected Nigerian fishermen.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Maputo’s Residents Can Now Use Gas, but Dropping Charcoal Is Proving Hard

[The Conversation Africa] Like many other men and women in Mozambique’s capital, Maputo, Agostinho feels optimistic about the future. After years of living in extreme poverty, he now has his own business and lives with his family in Zimpeto, a growing …

[The Conversation Africa] Like many other men and women in Mozambique's capital, Maputo, Agostinho feels optimistic about the future. After years of living in extreme poverty, he now has his own business and lives with his family in Zimpeto, a growing neighbourhood in the northern outer end of Maputo.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique