Tuku Waits 7 Years for Diplomatic Passport

[The Herald] Superstar Oliver Mtukudzi is still queuing with members of the public at International Airports despite Zimbabwe Tourism Authority announcing that he was the country’s tourism ambassador and will get a diplomatic passport seven years ago.

[The Herald] Superstar Oliver Mtukudzi is still queuing with members of the public at International Airports despite Zimbabwe Tourism Authority announcing that he was the country's tourism ambassador and will get a diplomatic passport seven years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Exports to Top Kenyan Tea Markets Drop 15%

[Nation] Tea exports to major markets in the year to October dropped 15 per cent compared with the same period last year with all the top buyers except Pakistan registering significant decrease.

[Nation] Tea exports to major markets in the year to October dropped 15 per cent compared with the same period last year with all the top buyers except Pakistan registering significant decrease.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt to Mobilise U.S.$182,4 Million for Housing

[The Herald] The Government will mobilise $182,4 million in support of several housing development strategies that are aimed at providing low cost serviced land for housing development.

[The Herald] The Government will mobilise $182,4 million in support of several housing development strategies that are aimed at providing low cost serviced land for housing development.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Liquid Telecoms Rapped for Lack of Back-Up Systems

[The Herald] Government is investigating Liquid Telecom for not having adequate back-up systems, resulting in an Internet glitch last week, which led to the disruption of social media applications. Information Communication Technology and Cyber Securit…

[The Herald] Government is investigating Liquid Telecom for not having adequate back-up systems, resulting in an Internet glitch last week, which led to the disruption of social media applications. Information Communication Technology and Cyber Security Minister Supa Mandiwanzira said TelOne was adequately prepared for the glitch, but Liquid Telecom was found wanting in terms of back-up and its disaster recovery mechanism .

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Disputes UN Claim That KDF Killed 40 Somali Civilians

[Nation] The Kenyan government is disputing allegations in a new United Nations report that its forces were responsible for 40 civilian deaths in Somalia during a 22-month period ending in mid-October.

[Nation] The Kenyan government is disputing allegations in a new United Nations report that its forces were responsible for 40 civilian deaths in Somalia during a 22-month period ending in mid-October.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Upholding Human Rights Keystone for a Better Nation

[The Herald] Zimbabwe joined the rest of the world in celebrating the International Human Rights Day last weekend at Takashinga Cricket Club under the global theme, #Standup4HumanRights. The theme aims to raise awareness of the 70th anniversary of the …

[The Herald] Zimbabwe joined the rest of the world in celebrating the International Human Rights Day last weekend at Takashinga Cricket Club under the global theme, #Standup4HumanRights. The theme aims to raise awareness of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

G7, Gulf of Guinea Nations Join Forces Against Maritime Crimes

[This Day] The G7 Friends of the Gulf of Guinea Group (G7++FOGG), Monday met in Nigeria to join forces with regional stakeholders to tackle the issues of maritime crimes bedeviling the region.

[This Day] The G7 Friends of the Gulf of Guinea Group (G7++FOGG), Monday met in Nigeria to join forces with regional stakeholders to tackle the issues of maritime crimes bedeviling the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram Threat – Luxury Bus Owners Advise Operators to Be Security Conscious

[This Day] Ahead of the Christmas and New Year celebrations, and based on the security alert by the United States Embassy and the United Kingdom, the Luxury Bus Owners Association of Nigeria has advised the bus operators to maintain high level of secur…

[This Day] Ahead of the Christmas and New Year celebrations, and based on the security alert by the United States Embassy and the United Kingdom, the Luxury Bus Owners Association of Nigeria has advised the bus operators to maintain high level of security consciousness during and after the yuletide, especially in Abuja and other states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria