Credible Poll Drives Economic Growth

[Nation] The country is deeply split along two major political formations, the Jubilee Party and the National Super Alliance (Nasa), which continue to do battle on the national electoral front, with serious ramifications for the citizens.

[Nation] The country is deeply split along two major political formations, the Jubilee Party and the National Super Alliance (Nasa), which continue to do battle on the national electoral front, with serious ramifications for the citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Adopt New Excise Duty Regime – Beverages Manufacturer

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s largest beverages manufacturer Delta Corporation has proposed that Government adopts a new excise duty regime on alcoholic beverages premised on absolute alcohol content as opposed to the type of alcoholic beverage, ahead of the…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's largest beverages manufacturer Delta Corporation has proposed that Government adopts a new excise duty regime on alcoholic beverages premised on absolute alcohol content as opposed to the type of alcoholic beverage, ahead of the 2018 National Budget In its 2018 National Budget Submission to the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development seen by The Herald Business, Delta said the move is expected to allow the company to reduce retail prices to competitive levels, rejuvenate volumes which are n

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenya Sevens Trip to Safland Uncertain

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Sevens pre-season has been dealt with a major blow after reports indicate the team might fail to compete at Safland Sevens tournament in Namibia on November 11-12.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Sevens pre-season has been dealt with a major blow after reports indicate the team might fail to compete at Safland Sevens tournament in Namibia on November 11-12.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Village Health Workers Save Lives

[The Herald] Sanele Siziba (32) is a widow who fends for her family through selling vegetables and fruits from her garden in Shamva, about 90km north of the capital, Harare. Her vending business has enabled her to provide basic needs such as food, clot…

[The Herald] Sanele Siziba (32) is a widow who fends for her family through selling vegetables and fruits from her garden in Shamva, about 90km north of the capital, Harare. Her vending business has enabled her to provide basic needs such as food, clothing and shelter for her family, following her husband's death. To her, quantity and not quality is what matters about the intake of food.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ngove Damn Reaches Its Lowest Water Level

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Ngove damn,unveiled in August 2012 in Caála municipality 186 km south Huambo city, capital of central Huambo province, reached its lowest level of water this year since it was inaugurated.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The Ngove damn,unveiled in August 2012 in Caála municipality 186 km south Huambo city, capital of central Huambo province, reached its lowest level of water this year since it was inaugurated.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Harare Signs Deals for Construction Projects

[The Herald] Harare City Council has signed deals with leading financial institutions that will lead to the rolling out of major construction works covering housing, road, terminuses and industrial buildings under its ambitious urban renewal programme….

[The Herald] Harare City Council has signed deals with leading financial institutions that will lead to the rolling out of major construction works covering housing, road, terminuses and industrial buildings under its ambitious urban renewal programme. The plan also involves construction of vending markets as council battles to contain illegal selling activities in the city. Already council has signed deals with, CBZ Holdings for the construction of a model multiple - floor market that will house traders of various goo

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Flag Jacket MP Loses Case

[The Herald] MDC-T legislator Trevor Saruwaka’s bid to enforce his right to freedom of conscience and religion by wearing a jacket bearing colours of the national flag has been shattered after the High Court in Harare threw out his application. Mr Saru…

[The Herald] MDC-T legislator Trevor Saruwaka's bid to enforce his right to freedom of conscience and religion by wearing a jacket bearing colours of the national flag has been shattered after the High Court in Harare threw out his application. Mr Saruwaka, a Member of Parliament for Mutasa Central, caused a scene when he entered the National Assembly wearing the jacket last year. In a judgment delivered last week, Justice Lavender Makoni found no merit in Mr Saruwaka's application and dismissed it with costs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Disrupting Illicit Financial Flows in Congo

[Atlantic Council] On Thursday, October 19, the Atlantic Council’s Africa Center, in collaboration with The Sentry at the Enough Project, hosted a discussion on illicit financial flows in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), occasioned by the re…

[Atlantic Council] On Thursday, October 19, the Atlantic Council's Africa Center, in collaboration with The Sentry at the Enough Project, hosted a discussion on illicit financial flows in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), occasioned by the release of the group's new report.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Veteran Nationalist Muvuti Declared National Hero

[The Herald] Veteran nationalist and former Zimbabwe Newspapers Group board member Cde Don Kwaedza Muvuti, who died on Wednesday last week at a Harare hospital, has been declared a national hero. Cde Muvuti (84), who was also a Zanu-PF National Consult…

[The Herald] Veteran nationalist and former Zimbabwe Newspapers Group board member Cde Don Kwaedza Muvuti, who died on Wednesday last week at a Harare hospital, has been declared a national hero. Cde Muvuti (84), who was also a Zanu-PF National Consultative Assembly member, was unanimously declared a national hero during an Extraordinary Politburo meeting held at State House yesterday.The Politburo's decision was announced at Cde Muvuti's home in St Martins by Zanu-PF Secretary for Administration Cde Ignatius Chombo, w

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Swapo MP Calls for End to Open Defecation

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Member of Parliament, who is also international relations deputy minister, Maureen Hinda has called for an end to open defecation, saying it is essential to human development.

[New Era] Windhoek -Swapo Member of Parliament, who is also international relations deputy minister, Maureen Hinda has called for an end to open defecation, saying it is essential to human development.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia