Diaspora Has Surpassed 3 Million, Govt Claims

[New Zimbabwe] The government says Zimbabwe’s Diaspora population has surpassed three million but efforts continue to establish the exact figure as part of efforts to maximise remittances.

[New Zimbabwe] The government says Zimbabwe's Diaspora population has surpassed three million but efforts continue to establish the exact figure as part of efforts to maximise remittances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Seeks to Restrict Political Commentary on Social Media Ahead of Elections

[CPJ] Kenyan authorities should ensure that proposed social media guidelines do not prevent journalists from reporting critically or close the space for public debate ahead of general elections due to take place August 8, the Committee to Protect Journ…

[CPJ] Kenyan authorities should ensure that proposed social media guidelines do not prevent journalists from reporting critically or close the space for public debate ahead of general elections due to take place August 8, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Group to Assist Govt On Diaspora Remittances

[The Herald] The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) is committed to supporting Government in Diaspora engagement to ensure effective participation of Zimbabweans living outside the country in national development. Speaking at a workshop for…

[The Herald] The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) is committed to supporting Government in Diaspora engagement to ensure effective participation of Zimbabweans living outside the country in national development. Speaking at a workshop for the development of the National Diaspora Engagement Action Plan, IOM chief of mission Ms Lily Sanya said Diaspora engagement was a process which required a sustained effort, especially to support Diaspora investment, entrepreneurship endeavours, social remittances and kn

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ANC Policy Papers Point to a Party in a Panic About Losing Power

[The Conversation Africa] The documents released ahead of the upcoming policy conference of South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) expose a panicking party that sees enemies everywhere. While previous policy conferences addressed real…

[The Conversation Africa] The documents released ahead of the upcoming policy conference of South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) expose a panicking party that sees enemies everywhere. While previous policy conferences addressed real policy issues, all energies are now focused on retaining state power as the leadership faces damning claims of capture by a kleptocratic elite.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

State Enters Nolle in Presidential Aide Chanda Contempt Case

[Zambia Reports] The state has entered a nolle prosequi in a case in which state house press aide Amos Chanda and Daily Nation proprietor Richard Sakala were cited for contempt of court.

[Zambia Reports] The state has entered a nolle prosequi in a case in which state house press aide Amos Chanda and Daily Nation proprietor Richard Sakala were cited for contempt of court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Four Poultry Aviaries Start Operating in Cuimba

[ANGOP] Cuimba -Four poultry aviaries with the capacity to create 150,000 birds, 1.000 chickens and produce 10 million eggs per year are expected to start operating at Cuimba agro-industrial farm in northern Zaire province next September.

[ANGOP] Cuimba -Four poultry aviaries with the capacity to create 150,000 birds, 1.000 chickens and produce 10 million eggs per year are expected to start operating at Cuimba agro-industrial farm in northern Zaire province next September.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola