The Life and Times of Brian Molefe, Member of Parliament

[News24Wire] While the Twittersphere and newsrooms were aflutter on Friday morning with the news that Brian Molefe had been reinstated as Eskom’s CEO and that he had tendered his resignation as ANC MP, parliament’s Old Assembly wing where the ANC MPs o…

[News24Wire] While the Twittersphere and newsrooms were aflutter on Friday morning with the news that Brian Molefe had been reinstated as Eskom's CEO and that he had tendered his resignation as ANC MP, parliament's Old Assembly wing where the ANC MPs offices are situated, was eerily quiet after a busy week. Hardly a MP was in sight, with just a few staffers in their offices.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Accuses Zanu-PF of Looting U.S. Dollars From Reserve Bank

[New Zimbabwe] The Government must repay the public money it robbed from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to restore sanity in the financial sector, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded.

[New Zimbabwe] The Government must repay the public money it robbed from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to restore sanity in the financial sector, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has demanded.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lawyers Demand a Stop to Mbada Looting of Marange Diamonds

[Zimbabwe Independent] Grandwell Holdings lawyers on Wednesday wrote to the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) demanding the state-run diamond miner’s immediate withdrawal from the Mbada Diamonds concession in Marange.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Grandwell Holdings lawyers on Wednesday wrote to the Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) demanding the state-run diamond miner's immediate withdrawal from the Mbada Diamonds concession in Marange.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Condemns Law Council Over Lawyer Enrolment

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala has criticised the Law Council for refusing for two years to respond to an application by a lawyer who had sought a certificate of enrolment to practise his profession.

[Monitor] Kampala -The High Court in Kampala has criticised the Law Council for refusing for two years to respond to an application by a lawyer who had sought a certificate of enrolment to practise his profession.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Spends Shs470 Million to Treat Mbabazi Wife

[Monitor] Government spends Shs470m to treat Jaqueline Mbabazi, the wife to former Prime Minister, Mr Amama Mbabazi who contested and lost in the February 2016 presidential elections.

[Monitor] Government spends Shs470m to treat Jaqueline Mbabazi, the wife to former Prime Minister, Mr Amama Mbabazi who contested and lost in the February 2016 presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Torture Mayor Over Kaweesi Killing

[Monitor] Kampala/Kamwenge -On March 22, 2017, the Inspector General of Police Kale Kayihura arrived at State Lodge Nakasero in the company of three police officers; Nickson Agasirwe, Moses Kasiba and Ahmed Ssemujju, better known by the pseudonym Minaana.

[Monitor] Kampala/Kamwenge -On March 22, 2017, the Inspector General of Police Kale Kayihura arrived at State Lodge Nakasero in the company of three police officers; Nickson Agasirwe, Moses Kasiba and Ahmed Ssemujju, better known by the pseudonym Minaana.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

You Are Incompetent, Security Minister Tells Police

[Monitor] Soroti/Mbale -Security minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde has criticised the police for what he described as “lacking command and control skills in crime detection and prevention” before recommending a refresher course for police commanders and …

[Monitor] Soroti/Mbale -Security minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde has criticised the police for what he described as "lacking command and control skills in crime detection and prevention" before recommending a refresher course for police commanders and senior officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Africans Doesn’t Have Access to Affordable Phone Calls?

[Monitor] When four countries in East Africa, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and South Sudan made the decision to create a “One Network Area (ONA)” for phone calls, this drastically brought down the cost of making calls.

[Monitor] When four countries in East Africa, Kenya, Rwanda, Uganda and South Sudan made the decision to create a "One Network Area (ONA)" for phone calls, this drastically brought down the cost of making calls.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Continent Urged to Push for Bridging of Gender Digital Divide

[New Times] First Lady Jeannette Kagame and other representatives of governments and international organisations who attended the now-concluded Transform Africa Summit have expressed the need for strategic interventions to bridge the gender digital div…

[New Times] First Lady Jeannette Kagame and other representatives of governments and international organisations who attended the now-concluded Transform Africa Summit have expressed the need for strategic interventions to bridge the gender digital divide.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Zanaco, Zesco Get Down To Continental Duty

Zambian envoys in CAF competitions will do duty today with Zanaco taking on Egyptian giants Al Ahly away in Alexandria while Zesco United will face Smouha at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. The bankers are representing Zambia in the CAF Champions … Continued

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Zambian envoys in CAF competitions will do duty today with Zanaco taking on Egyptian giants Al Ahly away in Alexandria while Zesco United will face Smouha at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. The bankers are representing Zambia in the CAF Champions League while Zesco is flying the Zambian flag in the Confederation Cup. Both teams are campaigning in the group stage of their respective competitions. The Zesco United match will go on despite other matches being postponed to Sunday due to the national mourning in honour of the widower of former vice president Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe who will be buried today. Zesco United will hope to start strong in the CAF challenge in their opening fixture having done the country proud in last year’s CAF Champions League where they reached the semi finals. The bankers are in Group D where they grouped Wydad Casablanca, Coton Sport and Al Ahly while Zesco United is in Group C, where they will battle Angola’s Recreativo do Libolo, Sudanese side Al-Hilal Al-Ubayyid and Egypt’s Smouha. The Zesco match kicksoff at 15:00 hours while Zanaco will play at 19:00 hours. The post Zanaco, Zesco Get Down To Continental Duty appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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