‘Target Men in Advocacy Work’

[The Herald] Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda has challenged civil society organisations dealing with gender issues to target men in their advocacy work as way of achieving gender equality. He said this yesterday during a signing…

[The Herald] Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda has challenged civil society organisations dealing with gender issues to target men in their advocacy work as way of achieving gender equality. He said this yesterday during a signing ceremony of a Memorandum of Understanding between Parliament and the Zimbabwe Women's Lawyers Association.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Powerful Start for Power

[Observer] After defeating defending champions City Oilers 60-56 in the opening game of the season on Friday night, Power sent a strong message in regard to their plans for the year.

[Observer] After defeating defending champions City Oilers 60-56 in the opening game of the season on Friday night, Power sent a strong message in regard to their plans for the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Champs KCCA Plot for Club Africain

[Observer] KCCA FC could only celebrate as much during the crowning moment of their 2016/2017 Uganda Premier League (UPL) triumph last Saturday at the Phillip Omondi stadium.

[Observer] KCCA FC could only celebrate as much during the crowning moment of their 2016/2017 Uganda Premier League (UPL) triumph last Saturday at the Phillip Omondi stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Take Up Health Care Cover, Medical Aid Society Urges

[The Herald] CIMAS medical aid society says close to 92 percent of Zimbabwe’s population does not have health care insurance cover. Group chief executive Vulindlela Ndlovu attributed the high rate to a number of reasons including lack of common economi…

[The Herald] CIMAS medical aid society says close to 92 percent of Zimbabwe's population does not have health care insurance cover. Group chief executive Vulindlela Ndlovu attributed the high rate to a number of reasons including lack of common economic tariff among service providers, hostile operating environment and unfavourable service billing models.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Economic Growth At 1,3% – Report

[The Herald] THE African Development Bank has projected Zimbabwe’s economy to grow by a conservative 1,3 percent this year; lower than forecasts by Government and International Monetary Fund of between 2 percent and 3,7 percent. The AfDB projected Zimb…

[The Herald] THE African Development Bank has projected Zimbabwe's economy to grow by a conservative 1,3 percent this year; lower than forecasts by Government and International Monetary Fund of between 2 percent and 3,7 percent. The AfDB projected Zimbabwe's gross domestic product would increase by 1,3 percent in 2017 spurred mainly by agriculture, following a favourable rainy season, tourism, manufacturing, construction and financial sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Army, Police Leaders to Face Human Rights Body Over Torture

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi, and Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence boss, Col Abel Kandiho, are expected to appear at the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) offi…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, Chief of Defence Forces, Gen David Muhoozi, and Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence boss, Col Abel Kandiho, are expected to appear at the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) offices today to explain allegations of torture against suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zuma Refuses to Answer Questions On Nkandla Tax, ‘Intelligence Report’

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called “intelligence report” had anything to do with Pravin Go…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called "intelligence report" had anything to do with Pravin Gordhan's removal as finance minister.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

CAPS United President Challenges Green Machine

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere has challenged the Green Machine not to let their CAF Champions League success so far get into their heads and dilute their passion to do more in the tournament. The Green Machine host crack Algerian giants…

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere has challenged the Green Machine not to let their CAF Champions League success so far get into their heads and dilute their passion to do more in the tournament. The Green Machine host crack Algerian giants USM Alger in a Group B showdown at the National Sports Stadium tomorrow afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe