Copa Coca-Cola Making a Difference

[The Herald] The year 2011 marked a new chapter in the running of the Copa Coca-Cola football tournament in Zimbabwe as the organisers of the event spread their wings to sponsor the girls competition that has also become popular within the school system.

[The Herald] The year 2011 marked a new chapter in the running of the Copa Coca-Cola football tournament in Zimbabwe as the organisers of the event spread their wings to sponsor the girls competition that has also become popular within the school system.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

All Confidence No Substance – Exciting Journey to Defeat

[The Herald] Nelson Chamisa has admirable determination and ambition. He pilfered the crown of a political outfit that was at the crossroads because the then leader was simply exhausted and tired, much as he did not want to let go of what he believed w…

[The Herald] Nelson Chamisa has admirable determination and ambition. He pilfered the crown of a political outfit that was at the crossroads because the then leader was simply exhausted and tired, much as he did not want to let go of what he believed was a party whose leadership he was entitled to even extra-constitutionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dhlakama Starts Reign With a Point

[The Herald] Chapungu’s new coach Rodwell Dhlakama started his reign by helping the airmen to a point against former champions Chicken Inn in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Ascot yesterday.

[The Herald] Chapungu's new coach Rodwell Dhlakama started his reign by helping the airmen to a point against former champions Chicken Inn in a Castle Lager Premier Soccer League match at Ascot yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ngezi Flex Muscles

[The Herald] Leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars demonstrated their clout at the National Sports Stadium yesterday when they found a way to beat CAPS United for the first time in the league and steered three-points clear of the chasing pack in this year’s Cas…

[The Herald] Leaders Ngezi Platinum Stars demonstrated their clout at the National Sports Stadium yesterday when they found a way to beat CAPS United for the first time in the league and steered three-points clear of the chasing pack in this year's Castle Lager Premiership race.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Continuous Assessment Shelved

[The Herald] Government on Friday reiterated that it had shelved the continuous assessment regime for Ordinary Level and Advanced Level pupils that was meant to start this year amid reports that some schools had refused to register candidates who wante…

[The Herald] Government on Friday reiterated that it had shelved the continuous assessment regime for Ordinary Level and Advanced Level pupils that was meant to start this year amid reports that some schools had refused to register candidates who wanted to resit for their examinations this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soldiers Threaten to Destroy Tent Housing Striking Hwange Women

[New Zimbabwe] Soldiers from 1.2 Infantry Battalion reportedly threatened to destroy the tent that was being used by striking women who are camped at the Hwange Colliery Company premises, chairperson of the group, Claris Ngoma told a press conference i…

[New Zimbabwe] Soldiers from 1.2 Infantry Battalion reportedly threatened to destroy the tent that was being used by striking women who are camped at the Hwange Colliery Company premises, chairperson of the group, Claris Ngoma told a press conference in Harare recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scramble for Zamco-Rescued Firms

[The Herald] There is a flurry of investors angling for shareholding in companies whose debts were taken over by the Zimbabwe Asset Management Company (Zamco), a special purpose vehicle created by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe to rescue debt ridden loca…

[The Herald] There is a flurry of investors angling for shareholding in companies whose debts were taken over by the Zimbabwe Asset Management Company (Zamco), a special purpose vehicle created by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe to rescue debt ridden local entities and to hive off non-performing loans that were threatening the stability of the financial services sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Social Investors See the Light On Clean Energy for the Poor

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Lisbon/Barcelona -After learning that three babies died in a government hospital in the Sierra Leone city of Bo last November when a power cut switched off machinery keeping them alive, London-based energy adviser Michael L…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Lisbon/Barcelona -After learning that three babies died in a government hospital in the Sierra Leone city of Bo last November when a power cut switched off machinery keeping them alive, London-based energy adviser Michael Liebreich decided to act.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

New Masculinities – Meet Transgender Men Fighting Sexism

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kampala -Shawn, a young transgender man, was sitting in a public minibus in the Ugandan capital, when an old schoolmate boarded and started loudly calling him by his former female name, astounding other passengers in the co…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kampala -Shawn, a young transgender man, was sitting in a public minibus in the Ugandan capital, when an old schoolmate boarded and started loudly calling him by his former female name, astounding other passengers in the conservative east African nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda