U.S.$42 Million Input Subsidy Revives Cotton Sector

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s cotton sector is going through revival following a $42 million input subsidy availed by the Government, which saw renewed interest in production from thousands of small scale farmers in major producing areas across the country.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's cotton sector is going through revival following a $42 million input subsidy availed by the Government, which saw renewed interest in production from thousands of small scale farmers in major producing areas across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fastjet Launches Additional Flights to Johannesburg and Victoria Falls

[Financial Gazette] Low cost carrier fastjet, has increased the number of flights on its routes between Harare and Johannesburg and from Harare to Victoria Falls, in response to strong passenger demand.

[Financial Gazette] Low cost carrier fastjet, has increased the number of flights on its routes between Harare and Johannesburg and from Harare to Victoria Falls, in response to strong passenger demand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Apologize for Country-Congau Rhetoric’ – Liberty Party Says UP Presidential Candidate Call ‘A Little Too Late’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Deputy Campaign Spokesperson for the opposition Liberty Party, Menipakei Dumoe says while the party welcomes the recent caution from Vice President Joseph Boakai toward his supporters against preaching the divisive Congo…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Deputy Campaign Spokesperson for the opposition Liberty Party, Menipakei Dumoe says while the party welcomes the recent caution from Vice President Joseph Boakai toward his supporters against preaching the divisive Congou-Country rhetoric, the candidate for the ruling party in the upcoming Presidential elections must go beyond the caution and lead the way in erasing divisive politics from the electoral process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

One Sided Media Reporting – Issues Affecting Public Health While Breeding Politicians

[FrontPageAfrica] The Liberian media institutions (national and local) are highly interested in reporting political happenings (total coverage) as compared to public health related issues or/ prevention messages.

[FrontPageAfrica] The Liberian media institutions (national and local) are highly interested in reporting political happenings (total coverage) as compared to public health related issues or/ prevention messages.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Jerome Korkoya’s Pronouncement – a Recipe for Fraud, Uncertainty

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Emancipation Movement of Liberia, Inc. (EMOL) says National Elections Commission (NEC) decision to allow non-listed individuals on the official voter’s roster to vote is a recipe for fraud, uncertainty, and the resurrect…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Emancipation Movement of Liberia, Inc. (EMOL) says National Elections Commission (NEC) decision to allow non-listed individuals on the official voter's roster to vote is a recipe for fraud, uncertainty, and the resurrection of conflict in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Chisanga to Start as Simbas Hunt on Uganda

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Newcastle Falcons ace Joshua Chisanga and fly half Isaac Adimo are the only changes made for the Kenya Simbas starting XV that will lock horns with visitors Uganda Rugby Cranes in the second leg of the Elgon Cup to be played at th…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Newcastle Falcons ace Joshua Chisanga and fly half Isaac Adimo are the only changes made for the Kenya Simbas starting XV that will lock horns with visitors Uganda Rugby Cranes in the second leg of the Elgon Cup to be played at the RFUEA Grounds on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Is Govt Doing Better in Revenue Collection?

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Finance Calle Schlettwein has saids the country has achieved a commendable tax-to-Gross Domestic Product (GDP) revenue collection ratio, which averaged 34.3 percent in the past three years, seen against the global averag…

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Finance Calle Schlettwein has saids the country has achieved a commendable tax-to-Gross Domestic Product (GDP) revenue collection ratio, which averaged 34.3 percent in the past three years, seen against the global average of about 16 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Airport CEO Suspended

[Namibian] The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) board has suspended chief executive Tamer El-Kallawi and head of engineering Courage Silombela, pending an investigation.

[Namibian] The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) board has suspended chief executive Tamer El-Kallawi and head of engineering Courage Silombela, pending an investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia