African Poets Pay Homage to Tsvangirai Through E-Collection

[New Zimbabwe] Poets from across Africa have come up with an e-poetry collection in honour of the late MDC-T President Morgan Tsvangirai who died last month after a long battle with colon cancer.

[New Zimbabwe] Poets from across Africa have come up with an e-poetry collection in honour of the late MDC-T President Morgan Tsvangirai who died last month after a long battle with colon cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Copper Boom Is Back, Will Zambia Benefit?

[Daily Maverick] Today, the prices of copper and cobalt, the minerals in which Zambia has the largest stake, have risen at an unprecedented high rate of $7,000 and $80,000 per tonne respectively. This increase in price of these two minerals is a great …

[Daily Maverick] Today, the prices of copper and cobalt, the minerals in which Zambia has the largest stake, have risen at an unprecedented high rate of $7,000 and $80,000 per tonne respectively. This increase in price of these two minerals is a great opportunity for the economy of Zambia. The big question, therefore, is whether Zambia is prepared to draw maximum benefits from the new boom? By CLAUDE KABEMBA and EDWARD LANGE.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Kamwendo, Kanyenda Make Up At Nomads

[Nyasa Times] Former Be Forward Wanderers long serving player Joseph Kamwendo has returned to Lali Lubani Road after reconciling with veteran striker Esau Kanyenda.

[Nyasa Times] Former Be Forward Wanderers long serving player Joseph Kamwendo has returned to Lali Lubani Road after reconciling with veteran striker Esau Kanyenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kerosene Cheapest in Kebbi in February 2018 – NBS

[Premium Times] The average price per litre paid by consumers for household kerosene decreased by 0.10 per cent to N288.57 in February 2018 from the average price of N288.85 recorded in January 2018, the National Bureau of Statistics has said.

[Premium Times] The average price per litre paid by consumers for household kerosene decreased by 0.10 per cent to N288.57 in February 2018 from the average price of N288.85 recorded in January 2018, the National Bureau of Statistics has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Long Shadow of the Arms Deal – the Murders of Dulcie September, Anton Lubowski and Chris Hani, Part 2

[Daily Maverick] For the past 30 years, veteran investigative journalist EVELYN GROENINK has doggedly tried to piece together why ANC Paris representative, Dulcie September, was assassinated on 29 March 1988 as she unlocked the ANC’s offices at 28, Rue…

[Daily Maverick] For the past 30 years, veteran investigative journalist EVELYN GROENINK has doggedly tried to piece together why ANC Paris representative, Dulcie September, was assassinated on 29 March 1988 as she unlocked the ANC's offices at 28, Rue des Petites-Ecuries. September, who was 52 at the time, was shot five times from behind with a .22 calibre silenced rifle. Why was this principled cadre murdered? Who were the killers and did she uncover a shadowy international arms-dealing matrix that would, years later, ha

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

50 Oil, Gas Experts Storm Lagos for Conference

[Guardian] Over 50 leading oil and gas experts will gather in Lagos on March 20 and 21 to brainstorm on the challenges and opportunities in the volatile sector.The event is the 2nd Lawyers in Oil & Gas Conference holding at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos.

[Guardian] Over 50 leading oil and gas experts will gather in Lagos on March 20 and 21 to brainstorm on the challenges and opportunities in the volatile sector.The event is the 2nd Lawyers in Oil & Gas Conference holding at Eko Hotel & Suites, Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Google to Ban Bitcoin, Other Cryptocurrencies Adverts

[Premium Times] Google, reputed to be the world’s largest digital advertising platform, on Tuesday announced plans to review its advertising policy as it affects certain financial services, including Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, from June this y…

[Premium Times] Google, reputed to be the world's largest digital advertising platform, on Tuesday announced plans to review its advertising policy as it affects certain financial services, including Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, from June this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Trade Unions Boss Suspended Over Anti-Corruption Demonstration

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) have suspended one of the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) Vice Presidents over a demonstration against corruption at the parastatal including the awarding of…

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) have suspended one of the Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) Vice Presidents over a demonstration against corruption at the parastatal including the awarding of a tender to Wicknell Chivhayo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe