Highlanders Thrash FC Platinum

[New Zimbabwe] BULAWAYO giants Highlanders thumped Norman Mapeza’s FC Platinum 3-0 to storm into the final of the ZNA Charity Shield in which they will meet Harare giants Caps United.

[New Zimbabwe] BULAWAYO giants Highlanders thumped Norman Mapeza's FC Platinum 3-0 to storm into the final of the ZNA Charity Shield in which they will meet Harare giants Caps United.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Open Letter to Dr Nkosana Moyo

[New Zimbabwe] IN recent weeks, various messages have been circulating on social media speculating as to whether your good self could be prevailed upon to consider running in the 2018 Presidential elections. I am writing to you to add my voice to this …

[New Zimbabwe] IN recent weeks, various messages have been circulating on social media speculating as to whether your good self could be prevailed upon to consider running in the 2018 Presidential elections. I am writing to you to add my voice to this growing chorus of long-suffering Zimbabweans, urging you to consider this audacious suggestion and run for the highest office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Taxi Owner, Driver Assaulted By Police Over U.S.$50 Bribe

[The Herald] A Harare commuter omnibus operator was hospitalised at a city health centre on Saturday night after he was allegedly assaulted by Zimbabwe Republic Police traffic officers in a dispute over a $50 bribe.

[The Herald] A Harare commuter omnibus operator was hospitalised at a city health centre on Saturday night after he was allegedly assaulted by Zimbabwe Republic Police traffic officers in a dispute over a $50 bribe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Canoe Operators Cash in On Floods

[The Herald] In southern Masvingo, districts such as Chivi, Mwenezi and Chiredzi were the worst affected by the floods that also destroyed homes, roads, bridges and power lines.

[The Herald] In southern Masvingo, districts such as Chivi, Mwenezi and Chiredzi were the worst affected by the floods that also destroyed homes, roads, bridges and power lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabinet Takes Action On Machete Murders

[The Herald] Cabinet has set up an inter-ministerial committee comprising Ministries of Home Affairs, State Security, Defence and Mines and Mining Development to deal with resurgent cases of murder using machetes as panners scramble for gold.

[The Herald] Cabinet has set up an inter-ministerial committee comprising Ministries of Home Affairs, State Security, Defence and Mines and Mining Development to deal with resurgent cases of murder using machetes as panners scramble for gold.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament Prepares for Nigerian Visit Over Xenophobia

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament will on Tuesday, 14 March 2017, receive a high level delegation from the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Nigerian Parliament has proposed the visit for the two sister legislative institutions to di…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament will on Tuesday, 14 March 2017, receive a high level delegation from the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Nigerian Parliament has proposed the visit for the two sister legislative institutions to discuss matters of mutual interest and to strengthen existing diplomatic relations between the two countries, particularly in the context of recent tensions between certain members of some communities and some foreign nationals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Net1 – Peeling Away the Layers

[Daily Maverick] Given the controversy around Net1, I decided to look at Net1 from an investment analyst’s perspective and to try to understand exactly what Net1 does and how it generates its profits. The company is a bit like an onion, every time you …

[Daily Maverick] Given the controversy around Net1, I decided to look at Net1 from an investment analyst's perspective and to try to understand exactly what Net1 does and how it generates its profits. The company is a bit like an onion, every time you peel away a layer, you uncover something else. I cry when I peel onions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trevor Noah Wins Big At Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

[News24Wire] South African funnyman Trevor Noah won big at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California, taking home the trophy for Favourite African Star.

[News24Wire] South African funnyman Trevor Noah won big at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California, taking home the trophy for Favourite African Star.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Insecurity Grows At Hands of Militias – Kutum Residents, North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Kassab -Insecurity and the number of attacks have grown at the hands of militias in Kutum locality, following a heavily guarded visit of Sudan’s Vice-President to Kutum last January.

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Kassab -Insecurity and the number of attacks have grown at the hands of militias in Kutum locality, following a heavily guarded visit of Sudan's Vice-President to Kutum last January.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Presidential Amnesty Praised in View of Peace Talks

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The African Union and political parties have continued to praise President Al Bashir’s decision to drop the death penalties or release more than 150 rebels, as a move that may bridge the gap between the warring parties in case…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The African Union and political parties have continued to praise President Al Bashir's decision to drop the death penalties or release more than 150 rebels, as a move that may bridge the gap between the warring parties in case stalled peace talks advance.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan