Country Among Fragile Countries, Says the IMF

[New Zimbabwe] Contrary to suggestions by President Robert Mugabe’s claim the International Monetary Fund has rated Zimbabwe among countries in fragile situations, which it says face deep development challenges as they encountered severe social and pol…

[New Zimbabwe] Contrary to suggestions by President Robert Mugabe's claim the International Monetary Fund has rated Zimbabwe among countries in fragile situations, which it says face deep development challenges as they encountered severe social and political turmoil.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt, Development Partners Unveil District Profiles

[The Herald] Government and development partners yesterday unveiled district risk profiles that provide a comprehensive district level overview focusing on infrastructure, water, food and nutrition security conditions and development indicators. Distri…

[The Herald] Government and development partners yesterday unveiled district risk profiles that provide a comprehensive district level overview focusing on infrastructure, water, food and nutrition security conditions and development indicators. District profiling is evidence-based information that assists Government and development partners to understand the manifestation of the current food security and livelihood challenges at lower levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Are You So Stupid? Angry British Overstayer Asks Magistrate

[New Zimbabwe] A British national who is on charges of overstaying Tuesday insulted a Harare magistrate Nomsa Sabarauta for allegedly treating him like a criminal when he appeared in court answering to the charge.

[New Zimbabwe] A British national who is on charges of overstaying Tuesday insulted a Harare magistrate Nomsa Sabarauta for allegedly treating him like a criminal when he appeared in court answering to the charge.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pressured Govt Gives MPs’ U.S.$5 Million, Stands

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo has bowed down to pressure by legislators to disburse their sitting allowances and allocations going towards their Constituency Development Fund (CDF).

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo has bowed down to pressure by legislators to disburse their sitting allowances and allocations going towards their Constituency Development Fund (CDF).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Income Tax Rates Underpin Proposed 2018 Budget of U.S. $586 Million

[Seychelles News Agency] The third and final phase of Seychelles’ new progressive income tax will be implemented on July 1, 2018, the Seychelles’ Minister of Finance said on Tuesday during his presentation of the 2018 budget to the National Assembly.

[Seychelles News Agency] The third and final phase of Seychelles' new progressive income tax will be implemented on July 1, 2018, the Seychelles' Minister of Finance said on Tuesday during his presentation of the 2018 budget to the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

What Difference Will Revised Penal Code Make on Abortion?

[New Times] The draft Penal Code – currently under parliament’s scrutiny- among other things proposes scraping of the requirement of a court order before procuring an abortion.

[New Times] The draft Penal Code - currently under parliament's scrutiny- among other things proposes scraping of the requirement of a court order before procuring an abortion.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Experts Devise Ways to Develop Drought, Disease-Resilient Crops

[New Times] As climate change and disease continue to affect crops worldwide and threaten food security, experts are meeting in Kigali at a crop development meeting proposing solutions to these threats through resilient varieties.

[New Times] As climate change and disease continue to affect crops worldwide and threaten food security, experts are meeting in Kigali at a crop development meeting proposing solutions to these threats through resilient varieties.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwf29 Million Earmarked for Tennis Open

[New Times] Organizing this year’s Rwanda Tennis Open will cost an estimated Rwf29 million. Rwanda Tennis Federation president, Kassim Ntageruka made the announcement during a news conference at Amahoro Stadium on Monday.

[New Times] Organizing this year's Rwanda Tennis Open will cost an estimated Rwf29 million. Rwanda Tennis Federation president, Kassim Ntageruka made the announcement during a news conference at Amahoro Stadium on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Public Cautioned Against Illegal Power Connections

[New Times] Rwanda Energy Group (REG) has cautioned the general public to always seek technical assistance on electricity connectivity or any other issues related to power from only recognised electricians to avoid preventable incidents.

[New Times] Rwanda Energy Group (REG) has cautioned the general public to always seek technical assistance on electricity connectivity or any other issues related to power from only recognised electricians to avoid preventable incidents.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Shape Up or Ship Out, Magufuli Tells Two Pharmaceutical Firms

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli has issued an emphatic warning to the management of two dormant pharmaceutical companies, ordering them to submit production strategies or else give way for capable investors.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli has issued an emphatic warning to the management of two dormant pharmaceutical companies, ordering them to submit production strategies or else give way for capable investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania