Rate of Inflation Retreats to 0,14pc

[The Herald] SUBDUED demand due to cash shortages has resulted in the annual rate of inflation for the month of July 2017, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index, to retreat to 0,14 percent on the June rate of 0,31 percent, economists say. T…

[The Herald] SUBDUED demand due to cash shortages has resulted in the annual rate of inflation for the month of July 2017, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index, to retreat to 0,14 percent on the June rate of 0,31 percent, economists say. The economists, however, said the downward movement in the rate of inflation was not as "reflective realistically on the ground as costs of production remain high mainly caused by aggregate demand".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Well Said, Mr. Weah, but Why Escape Debate?

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), George Weah, last Saturday made a number of promises to the Liberian people when the party launched its campaign for the 2017 general and presidential elections. Key among his…

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), George Weah, last Saturday made a number of promises to the Liberian people when the party launched its campaign for the 2017 general and presidential elections. Key among his promises were total elimination of bad governance, inclusive government without discrimination, citizen's equal rights, and fighting corruption to the extent where there will be no reshuffling of corrupt officials. These are cardinal national issues that Liberians year

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Activist Wins Prestigious Award for Aiding Victims of Boko Haram

[VOA] Nigerian activist, Rebecca Dali has won the prestigious Sergio Vieira de Mello Foundation award for her work in re-integrating women and orphans abducted by Boko Haram militants into their home communities.

[VOA] Nigerian activist, Rebecca Dali has won the prestigious Sergio Vieira de Mello Foundation award for her work in re-integrating women and orphans abducted by Boko Haram militants into their home communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Electoral Violence-Free Campaign Started

[Observer] Humble Youth International (HYI), a local non-governmental organization, in collaboration with Peacebuilding Hub Liberia, yesterday began a civic awareness campaign against electoral violence during and after the upcoming October elections.

[Observer] Humble Youth International (HYI), a local non-governmental organization, in collaboration with Peacebuilding Hub Liberia, yesterday began a civic awareness campaign against electoral violence during and after the upcoming October elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Warrant of Arrest for Musakwa

[The Herald] Gospel musician Elias Musakwa has been issued with a warrant of arrest by a Harare magistrate for failing to appear in court to answer to allegations of threatening to shoot a neighbour over a dispute. Ms Barbara Mateko issued the warrant …

[The Herald] Gospel musician Elias Musakwa has been issued with a warrant of arrest by a Harare magistrate for failing to appear in court to answer to allegations of threatening to shoot a neighbour over a dispute. Ms Barbara Mateko issued the warrant last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Big Relief to Farmers After Fertiliser Prices Come Down 40 pc

[Daily News] Farmers now have reason to smile all the way to their fertiliser stockists following government moves to reduce its prices between 15 and 40 per cent – and the next farming season early September will almost coincide with the arrival of ne…

[Daily News] Farmers now have reason to smile all the way to their fertiliser stockists following government moves to reduce its prices between 15 and 40 per cent - and the next farming season early September will almost coincide with the arrival of new fertilizser imports under the new bulk procurement system, codenamed BPS.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania