Plant Trees, Secure Bumper Yields – Malawians Challenged

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Malawi could rest assured of food security if more trees were planted and economic land use employed coupled with investment in irrigated farming.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Malawi could rest assured of food security if more trees were planted and economic land use employed coupled with investment in irrigated farming.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Counterfeit Factory Closed Down in Durban

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal -Members of the Hawks Counterfeit Team have closed down a counterfeit factory in the Durban CBD. Members received a complaint from Nike brand holder about street vendors who were selling their brand in the street.

[SAPS] KwaZulu-Natal -Members of the Hawks Counterfeit Team have closed down a counterfeit factory in the Durban CBD. Members received a complaint from Nike brand holder about street vendors who were selling their brand in the street.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Behind the God-Swapping in the Indian Community

[The Conversation Africa] The first group of Indian indentured labourers arrived in South Africa in 1860. The majority settled in Natal because they were originally requested by local farmers. Like India, Natal was a British colony. Most of them were H…

[The Conversation Africa] The first group of Indian indentured labourers arrived in South Africa in 1860. The majority settled in Natal because they were originally requested by local farmers. Like India, Natal was a British colony. Most of them were Hindus, although not exclusively so. The 19th century immigration of Indian labourers brought two types of immigrants - "indentured" workers and "passenger" Indians. The latter group came at their own expense. They were largely traders and over time became an economic force to reckon w

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Vice President Mnangagwa ‘Admits’ Govt’s Failure to Fix Economy

[Financial Gazette] Victoria Falls -Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday admitted that the cash-strapped government is now finding difficult to fix the frail economy, the Financial Gazette can report.

[Financial Gazette] Victoria Falls -Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday admitted that the cash-strapped government is now finding difficult to fix the frail economy, the Financial Gazette can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anti-Corruption Commission Arrests Harare Mayor

[Financial Gazette] The High Court has ruled against Local Government and National Housing Minister, Saviour Kasukuwere’s suspension of Harare mayor, Bernard Manyenyeni, over his alleged refusal to comply with a directive for an audit of Harare City Co…

[Financial Gazette] The High Court has ruled against Local Government and National Housing Minister, Saviour Kasukuwere's suspension of Harare mayor, Bernard Manyenyeni, over his alleged refusal to comply with a directive for an audit of Harare City Council-owned businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Faces $30 Billion Bill for Land Expropriated From White Farmers

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe’s cash-strapped government could face a US$30 billion bill for compensation of land expropriated from white farmers under the country’s controversial land redistribution exercise that saw the country plunge from being a reg…

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe's cash-strapped government could face a US$30 billion bill for compensation of land expropriated from white farmers under the country's controversial land redistribution exercise that saw the country plunge from being a regional breadbasket to a basket case, the Financial Gazette can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe