Shoprite Eye Kenya’s Retail Market

[Independent (Kampala)] South Africa’s retail chain, Shoprite Holdings, plans to take advantage of disarray in Kenya’s grocery sector to open its first stores in the major East African market this year.

[Independent (Kampala)] South Africa's retail chain, Shoprite Holdings, plans to take advantage of disarray in Kenya's grocery sector to open its first stores in the major East African market this year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Road to CFTA – African Ministers Adopt Free Trade Agreement

[New Times] Ministers in charge of trade from across the African continent over the weekend approved the draft African Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) agreement ahead of its signing later this month by heads of state.

[New Times] Ministers in charge of trade from across the African continent over the weekend approved the draft African Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) agreement ahead of its signing later this month by heads of state.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Gives in to Doctor’s Demands

[Zimbabwe Standard] Health minister David Parirenyatwa yesterday said the impasse between government and striking doctors, who are demanding improved conditions of service, has been resolved.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Health minister David Parirenyatwa yesterday said the impasse between government and striking doctors, who are demanding improved conditions of service, has been resolved.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Physical Fitness Way to Go

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng says it is important that Batswana in general are physically and mentally fit to carry out their national duties with agility.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development, Thapelo Olopeng says it is important that Batswana in general are physically and mentally fit to carry out their national duties with agility.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Kazungula Bridge Project Firms Up

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama and his Zambian as well as Zimbabwean counterparts, Messrs Edgar Lungu and Emmerson Mnangagwa respectively met on March 10 in Kasane to appreciate progress on Kazungula Bridge p…

[Botswana Daily News] Kasane -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama and his Zambian as well as Zimbabwean counterparts, Messrs Edgar Lungu and Emmerson Mnangagwa respectively met on March 10 in Kasane to appreciate progress on Kazungula Bridge project.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

From Cow Dung to Electricity – Lives Change for Chiredzi Villagers

[The Herald] For Enock Mangezi cow dung was just another form of manure and floor polish. But a new biogas digester at the home of this 46-year old resident of Pahlela, a village in Zimbabwe’s south eastern Chiredzi district, is starting to put a price…

[The Herald] For Enock Mangezi cow dung was just another form of manure and floor polish. But a new biogas digester at the home of this 46-year old resident of Pahlela, a village in Zimbabwe's south eastern Chiredzi district, is starting to put a price on the waste matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Namibian Parly Speaker Gives Govt Thumbs-Up

[The Herald] Namibian Speaker of Parliament Professor Peter Katjavivi yesterday gave a thumbs-up to the new administration of President Mnangagwa, saying transition was executed in a peaceful way.

[The Herald] Namibian Speaker of Parliament Professor Peter Katjavivi yesterday gave a thumbs-up to the new administration of President Mnangagwa, saying transition was executed in a peaceful way.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Botswana Oil Reaches Out to Rural Areas

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Botswana Oil Limited (BOL), a company wholly owned by government, will introduce rural area energy centres (RAECs) to mitigate the challenge of access to fuel in remote areas that are not serviced by the market.

[Botswana Daily News] Serowe -Botswana Oil Limited (BOL), a company wholly owned by government, will introduce rural area energy centres (RAECs) to mitigate the challenge of access to fuel in remote areas that are not serviced by the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Minister to Tackle Border Chaos

[The Herald] Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira has vowed to eliminate all challenges faced by local and foreign tourists at the country’s points of entry.

[The Herald] Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira has vowed to eliminate all challenges faced by local and foreign tourists at the country's points of entry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe