No Permanent Friends or Enemies in Politics

[Zimbabwe Independent] “… the Grace and Kasukuwere drama reminds us of Mugabe’s politics of deception; the employment of cunning and duplicity in statecraft or general conduct. This should save as a warning to Zanu PF sycophants and Mugabe bootlickers.”

[Zimbabwe Independent] "... the Grace and Kasukuwere drama reminds us of Mugabe's politics of deception; the employment of cunning and duplicity in statecraft or general conduct. This should save as a warning to Zanu PF sycophants and Mugabe bootlickers."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zinara Approves Plan to Borrow U.S.$100 Million

[Zimbabwe Independent] State road fund administrator Zinara has approved plans to borrow up to US$100 million from local banks to replenish the country’s road network that has been affected by heavy rains, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] State road fund administrator Zinara has approved plans to borrow up to US$100 million from local banks to replenish the country's road network that has been affected by heavy rains, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nssa Piles Pressure On ZBFH

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE National Social Security Authority (Nssa) has written to ZB Financial Holdings (ZBFH) demanding the convening of an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) where heads are expected to roll over a series of corporate governance is…

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE National Social Security Authority (Nssa) has written to ZB Financial Holdings (ZBFH) demanding the convening of an extraordinary general meeting (EGM) where heads are expected to roll over a series of corporate governance issues rocking the group.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Slight Improvement in Tobacco Prices

[Zimbabwe Independent] A slight improvement in tobacco prices on the auction floors did little to cheer farmers this week, with growers of the golden leaf protesting the delays in payment.

[Zimbabwe Independent] A slight improvement in tobacco prices on the auction floors did little to cheer farmers this week, with growers of the golden leaf protesting the delays in payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zanu-PF Creams Off Mbada Diamonds

[Zimbabwe Independent] Government and Zanu PF got millions of United States dollars at the expense of wider communities from Mbada Diamonds’ US$35 million corporate social responsibility budget, which funded, among many others things, ruling party conferences, President Robert Mugabe’s birthday and the security establishment as well as politicians instead of key social delivery institutions such as schools and hospitals.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Government and Zanu PF got millions of United States dollars at the expense of wider communities from Mbada Diamonds' US$35 million corporate social responsibility budget, which funded, among many others things, ruling party conferences, President Robert Mugabe's birthday and the security establishment as well as politicians instead of key social delivery institutions such as schools and hospitals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

U.S. Issues Travel Alert for Kenya

[VOA] The U.S. has warned Americans living in or planning to travel to Kenya about possible outbreaks of violence before the country’s August 8 general elections.

[VOA] The U.S. has warned Americans living in or planning to travel to Kenya about possible outbreaks of violence before the country's August 8 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lamakers Sidelined

[New Republic] Lands, Mines and Energy Minister Patrick Sendolo found it so techy to explain the arrangement that led to the transfer of assets that occurred between BHP Billiton and Jonah Capitals, causing serious fury amongst lawmakers.

[New Republic] Lands, Mines and Energy Minister Patrick Sendolo found it so techy to explain the arrangement that led to the transfer of assets that occurred between BHP Billiton and Jonah Capitals, causing serious fury amongst lawmakers.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Aaul to Construct U. S.$25.3K Hall – Launches U.S.$5000 Endowment for Scholarship Soon

[LINA] The Alumni Association of the University of Liberia (AAUL) says it will shortly begin the construction of its Hall valued at US$25,366.78 on the main campus of the University of Liberia on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

[LINA] The Alumni Association of the University of Liberia (AAUL) says it will shortly begin the construction of its Hall valued at US$25,366.78 on the main campus of the University of Liberia on Capitol Hill in Monrovia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Gbarnga Lacked Down

[New Dawn] Authorities in Bong County have imposed a curfew in the county’s capital Gbarnga, after 20 prisoners allegedly broke jail and fled from the Gbarnga Central Prison Compound in daytime on Wednesday, 5 April.

[New Dawn] Authorities in Bong County have imposed a curfew in the county's capital Gbarnga, after 20 prisoners allegedly broke jail and fled from the Gbarnga Central Prison Compound in daytime on Wednesday, 5 April.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Libya’s UN-Backed Government Head Meets with U.S. Officials

[VOA] The head of the U.N.-backed Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) has met in Stuttgart, Germany with top U.S. officials, in hopes of finding a way forward for what one analyst is calling “the Obama administration’s Iraq.”

[VOA] The head of the U.N.-backed Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) has met in Stuttgart, Germany with top U.S. officials, in hopes of finding a way forward for what one analyst is calling "the Obama administration's Iraq."

source: AllAfrica News: Libya