Health Sector Needs New Players, Rules

[The Herald] We want to commend Government for reacting promptly to end a potentially disastrous industrial action by nurses at public health institutions, who, despite their sector falling under the essential services cluster, still downed tools in vi…

[The Herald] We want to commend Government for reacting promptly to end a potentially disastrous industrial action by nurses at public health institutions, who, despite their sector falling under the essential services cluster, still downed tools in violation of their professional ethics.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Innovative Digital Solutions at Trade Fair

[The Herald] Local Internet Access Provider and telecommunications giant, Powertel Communications, has set up a sterling display of its role as a catalyst and enabler of innovative digital solutions at the running ZITF 2018 exhibition showcase.

[The Herald] Local Internet Access Provider and telecommunications giant, Powertel Communications, has set up a sterling display of its role as a catalyst and enabler of innovative digital solutions at the running ZITF 2018 exhibition showcase.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Leader Khupe Draws First Blood

[The Herald] There are likely to be two presidential candidates under the MDC-T name on the ballot paper in this year’s harmonised elections after the High Court yesterday ruled an application by Mr Nelson Chamisa seeking to bar his rival Dr Thokozani …

[The Herald] There are likely to be two presidential candidates under the MDC-T name on the ballot paper in this year's harmonised elections after the High Court yesterday ruled an application by Mr Nelson Chamisa seeking to bar his rival Dr Thokozani Khupe's faction from using the MDC-T name and logo was not urgent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anglo American Platinum’s Local Unit Output Rises 9%

[The Herald] Platinum group metals (PGMs) production at Anglo American Platinum’s local unit, Unki, jumped 9 percent to 45 800 ounces in the first quarter of 2018, on the back of an increase in tonnes milled. Platinum and palladium production rose by 9…

[The Herald] Platinum group metals (PGMs) production at Anglo American Platinum's local unit, Unki, jumped 9 percent to 45 800 ounces in the first quarter of 2018, on the back of an increase in tonnes milled. Platinum and palladium production rose by 9 percent to 20 600 and 17 800 ounces, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Leader Chamisa Loses Legitimacy Battle

[The Herald] MDC-T president Dr Thokozani Khupe compounded Mr Nelson Chamisa’s legitimacy woes when she held a successful congress in Bulawayo last Saturday, which elected her leader of the opposition outfit, a senior party official said yesterday. The…

[The Herald] MDC-T president Dr Thokozani Khupe compounded Mr Nelson Chamisa's legitimacy woes when she held a successful congress in Bulawayo last Saturday, which elected her leader of the opposition outfit, a senior party official said yesterday. The remarks come as Dr Khupe is in the process of recalling from Parliament MDC-T officials aligned to Mr Chamisa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Lady Attends PhD Ethics Research Workshop

[The Herald] First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa was among Midlands State University (MSU) PhD students who attended a research ethics workshop in Gweru yesterday. The workshop was facilitated by Professor Paul Ndebele, a director at the Medical Research Coun…

[The Herald] First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa was among Midlands State University (MSU) PhD students who attended a research ethics workshop in Gweru yesterday. The workshop was facilitated by Professor Paul Ndebele, a director at the Medical Research Council of Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Criminalising Road Rage

[The Herald] Many people are frankly hurt when subjected to unnecessarily strong language and unprintable obscenities on the road. It’s not easy when the road is your driver! To support those road users, a number of issues have to be considered in this…

[The Herald] Many people are frankly hurt when subjected to unnecessarily strong language and unprintable obscenities on the road. It's not easy when the road is your driver! To support those road users, a number of issues have to be considered in this instalment. Safe travel - the expectation of any road user - is a cause which must unite the kombi crew, passengers and other road users in a shared bond of good language and respect for traffic laws and regulations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What’s Holding Malawi Back in Its Fight Against Malaria

[The Conversation Africa] Malaria is a major health problem in Malawi. Each year millions of cases are recorded – most are pregnant women and children under the age of five.

[The Conversation Africa] Malaria is a major health problem in Malawi. Each year millions of cases are recorded - most are pregnant women and children under the age of five.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Boko Haram – 320 Borno Chiefs, Others Trained On Traditional Justice System

[Premium Times] About 320 local chiefs and traditional record keepers have been trained by the British Council’s Managing Conflict in North-east Nigeria (MCN) office in Borno State on the use of traditional justice system (TJS) in dispute resolution.

[Premium Times] About 320 local chiefs and traditional record keepers have been trained by the British Council's Managing Conflict in North-east Nigeria (MCN) office in Borno State on the use of traditional justice system (TJS) in dispute resolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria