Tinubu Wants Third-Term Contestants for Lagos Political Offices to Drop Bid

[Guardian] The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has appealed to those that have spent up to three terms in political offices in Lagos State to give room for others.

[Guardian] The National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has appealed to those that have spent up to three terms in political offices in Lagos State to give room for others.

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Trade Fair Exhibitors Up 40%

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) says it has registered a 40 percent increase in exhibitor numbers on the back of growing investor confidence driven by the new dispensation’s pro-business policies. ZITF chairperson Ruth Ncube, …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) says it has registered a 40 percent increase in exhibitor numbers on the back of growing investor confidence driven by the new dispensation's pro-business policies. ZITF chairperson Ruth Ncube, yesterday said there was a massive surge in the number of exhibitors, both local and foreign, who have booked space for this year's edition of Zimbabwe's biggest trade and investment exhibition.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Worship Gala for Choral Groups Beckons

[The Herald] Local choral outfit Spirit Praise is organising a worship gala that will see several groups participating at the event to be held next month. The group has been credited for organising several functions that bring choral groups together am…

[The Herald] Local choral outfit Spirit Praise is organising a worship gala that will see several groups participating at the event to be held next month. The group has been credited for organising several functions that bring choral groups together among them the popular One Voice concert.

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Nation Ready to Embrace the World

[The Herald] As it changes its rules and outlook, I am confident that Zimbabwe can be welcomed not only into the Commonwealth, but also the wider family of nations. Last week, on the sidelines of the meeting in London of the Commonwealth heads of gover…

[The Herald] As it changes its rules and outlook, I am confident that Zimbabwe can be welcomed not only into the Commonwealth, but also the wider family of nations. Last week, on the sidelines of the meeting in London of the Commonwealth heads of government, I was invited to discuss my country Zimbabwe's return to the organisation.

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Dreamstar Launches Auditions for Students

[The Herald] Organisers of Dreamstar talent show are set to host this year’s preliminary auditions for university students this weekend at the University of Zimbabwe. The talent search show is an entertainment platform that seeks to empower local talen…

[The Herald] Organisers of Dreamstar talent show are set to host this year's preliminary auditions for university students this weekend at the University of Zimbabwe. The talent search show is an entertainment platform that seeks to empower local talented youths aged between 12 and 40, who are in the arts and culture sector to help them rise from the backstage to the official stage.

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Govt to Decide On Reporting Reforms

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is assessing proposals by industry on a new financial reporting framework. This will take into consideration the implications of bond notes and multiple currencies on financial statements. This clashes with the central bank’s po…

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is assessing proposals by industry on a new financial reporting framework. This will take into consideration the implications of bond notes and multiple currencies on financial statements. This clashes with the central bank's position that bond note's value is at par with the United States dollar.

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Power Utility Acquires U.S.$6,5 Million Transformers

[The Herald] ZESA Holdings has acquired transformers worth $6,5 million in a development that will ensure reliable supplies of electricity in the Matabeleland and Midlands Provinces. The transformers, to be installed at Chertsey and Marvel substations,…

[The Herald] ZESA Holdings has acquired transformers worth $6,5 million in a development that will ensure reliable supplies of electricity in the Matabeleland and Midlands Provinces. The transformers, to be installed at Chertsey and Marvel substations, were secured under ZimFund, a facility that pools material and financial resources through donor community to uplift the socio-economic facilities and amenities in Zimbabwe.

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Suspected Herdsmen Kill Two Catholic Priests, 17 Others

[Guardian] Suspected herdsmen yesterday attacked Ayar Mbalom community in Gwer-East Local Government Area of Benue State, killing 19 persons, including two priests of the Catholic Diocese of Makurdi.

[Guardian] Suspected herdsmen yesterday attacked Ayar Mbalom community in Gwer-East Local Government Area of Benue State, killing 19 persons, including two priests of the Catholic Diocese of Makurdi.

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Foreign Policy Geared Towards Getting Best Advantage – Minister Moyo

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE’S foreign policy is geared towards getting the best advantage so that it can be positioned as a key player on the global scene, working and cooperating with others for mutual benefit, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minist…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE'S foreign policy is geared towards getting the best advantage so that it can be positioned as a key player on the global scene, working and cooperating with others for mutual benefit, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister Lieutenant General (Retired) Dr Sibusiso Moyo has said.

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