Wife to Testify in Ruling Party Politician Member’s Rape Case

[New Zimbabwe] ONE of the two wives of a Zanu PF central committee member will testify Wednesday after the court indicated that she had to appear to give her side of the story in a case in which her husband is facing allegations of raping his sister-in…

[New Zimbabwe] ONE of the two wives of a Zanu PF central committee member will testify Wednesday after the court indicated that she had to appear to give her side of the story in a case in which her husband is facing allegations of raping his sister-in-law.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

CAPS United Coach Chitembwe Says Unfazed By Zamalek

[The Herald] CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe is unfazed by the prospects of meeting five-time CAF Champions League winners Zamalek in their backyard on Friday night and believes he has a team that can stand toe-to-toe with the giants.

[The Herald] CAPS United coach Lloyd Chitembwe is unfazed by the prospects of meeting five-time CAF Champions League winners Zamalek in their backyard on Friday night and believes he has a team that can stand toe-to-toe with the giants.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Firm Gets U.S.$1 Million AfDB Funding for Solar Project

[The Herald] Zimbabwean independent power producer, Oxygen Energy Private Limited, has secured an external grant of nearly $1 million for development of a 20 megawatt solar project on rooftops for buildings owned by Old Mutual.

[The Herald] Zimbabwean independent power producer, Oxygen Energy Private Limited, has secured an external grant of nearly $1 million for development of a 20 megawatt solar project on rooftops for buildings owned by Old Mutual.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

More Than 50 Arrested in Eldorado Park and Kliptown

[News24Wire] Gauteng police said on Tuesday evening that more than 50 people have been arrested after violence erupted in Eldorado Park and Kliptown over the last two days.

[News24Wire] Gauteng police said on Tuesday evening that more than 50 people have been arrested after violence erupted in Eldorado Park and Kliptown over the last two days.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Vally Explains Why He Requested Zuma’s Reshuffle Records

[Daily Maverick] Why did Judge Bashier Vally order President Jacob Zuma to provide the record and reasons for replacing former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas? Zuma supporters claim the judge violated the separation of powe…

[Daily Maverick] Why did Judge Bashier Vally order President Jacob Zuma to provide the record and reasons for replacing former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas? Zuma supporters claim the judge violated the separation of powers or is corrupt. The judgment says the president doesn't enjoy "royal prerogative". By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Businesses Are Not Taking Political Risk Cover As Kenya, Rwanda Vote

[East African] As Kenya and Rwanda go to the polls in August, there is an air of optimism among investors in the region that the elections will be largely peaceful, with very few taking up political risk and violence insurance covers.

[East African] As Kenya and Rwanda go to the polls in August, there is an air of optimism among investors in the region that the elections will be largely peaceful, with very few taking up political risk and violence insurance covers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

High-Level Team Starts Inquiry Into Land Issues

[East African] Justice Catherine Bamugemereire has the onerous task of probing and providing answers for one of Uganda’s most intricate issues — land. After months of waiting, the judge unveiled her seven-member Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday, to …

[East African] Justice Catherine Bamugemereire has the onerous task of probing and providing answers for one of Uganda's most intricate issues -- land. After months of waiting, the judge unveiled her seven-member Commission of Inquiry on Wednesday, to look into land matters.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda