Councillors Accused of Vote-Buying

[The Herald] Harare Residents’ Trust director Mr Precious Shumba has accused some sitting MDC-T councillors of vote-buying and pocketing thousands of dollars from desperate home-seekers after promising to allocate them residential stands when they assu…

[The Herald] Harare Residents' Trust director Mr Precious Shumba has accused some sitting MDC-T councillors of vote-buying and pocketing thousands of dollars from desperate home-seekers after promising to allocate them residential stands when they assumed office.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Crocodiles Attack 14-Year-Old Boy in Chikwawa

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Chikwawa communities and Officers from Chikwawa Police Station are searching for a 14-year-old boy who was attacked by crocodiles while fishing within the Shire River canals on Sunday.

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Chikwawa communities and Officers from Chikwawa Police Station are searching for a 14-year-old boy who was attacked by crocodiles while fishing within the Shire River canals on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Key Constitutional Provisions Still Not Implemented 5 Years On

[New Zimbabwe] As Zimbabwe marks five years after the adoption of the current constitution, a number of important provisions remain unimplemented, raising fears the harmonized elections set for later this year will not be free and fair, a local rights …

[New Zimbabwe] As Zimbabwe marks five years after the adoption of the current constitution, a number of important provisions remain unimplemented, raising fears the harmonized elections set for later this year will not be free and fair, a local rights lobby group has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Special Unit to Reinforce Anti-Graft Body’s Operations

[The Herald] The Special Prosecuting Unit is not meant to supersede or undermine the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission, but to reinforce its operations by ensuring a well-coordinated and comprehensive approach where all the investigating arms and pro…

[The Herald] The Special Prosecuting Unit is not meant to supersede or undermine the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission, but to reinforce its operations by ensuring a well-coordinated and comprehensive approach where all the investigating arms and prosecution elements operate in a coordinated manner.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

USAID Commits Additional U.S.$7 Million to Combat Ebola

[USAID] Today, the United States announced that the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is contributing up to $7 million at this stage to combat the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) at this stage.  This additional funding, combined with the $1 million USAID committed last week, will provide a total of up to $8 million to help prevent the spread of this deadly disease. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar made the announcement in his address before the 7

[USAID] Today, the United States announced that the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is contributing up to $7 million at this stage to combat the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) at this stage.  This additional funding, combined with the $1 million USAID committed last week, will provide a total of up to $8 million to help prevent the spread of this deadly disease. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar made the announcement in his address before the 7

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

President Mutharika Challenges MEC to Be Prudent in Financial Management

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has challenged the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to be prudent with the way it manages its finances in preparation for the 2019 tripartite elections.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has challenged the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) to be prudent with the way it manages its finances in preparation for the 2019 tripartite elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Employs 6,495 New Teachers to Fill Gaps Left By Those With Fake Certificates

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government said on Wednesday that it has employed 6,495 teachers for both secondary and primary schools to fill gaps left after sacking of those with fake certificates.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government said on Wednesday that it has employed 6,495 teachers for both secondary and primary schools to fill gaps left after sacking of those with fake certificates.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Health Body Finds 71 Fake Personnel

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -In an effort by the Health Laboratory Practitioners’ Council (HLPC) to register qualified practitioners, 71 of them have been discovered to possess fake certificates.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -In an effort by the Health Laboratory Practitioners' Council (HLPC) to register qualified practitioners, 71 of them have been discovered to possess fake certificates.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Private Sector Urged to Grab Fortified Food Opportunity

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The private sector has been urged to use business skills and opportunities they have to produce fortified food in order to eradicate stunting and malnutrition in the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The private sector has been urged to use business skills and opportunities they have to produce fortified food in order to eradicate stunting and malnutrition in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania