CAPS United, Highlanders in Harare Showdown

[New Zimbabwe] CAPS United, seeking to sign off the campaign in respectable position, will be hoping to bag maximum points when they host Bulawayo giants Highlanders in a rearranged Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium on Thursday.

[New Zimbabwe] CAPS United, seeking to sign off the campaign in respectable position, will be hoping to bag maximum points when they host Bulawayo giants Highlanders in a rearranged Castle Lager Premiership tie at the National Sports Stadium on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Handle Hotel Takeover Plan With Care

[Citizen] The government has announced a plan to repossess formerly privatised hotels that the new minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr Hamisi Kigwangalla, has accused of flouting the agreement for their development.

[Citizen] The government has announced a plan to repossess formerly privatised hotels that the new minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr Hamisi Kigwangalla, has accused of flouting the agreement for their development.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mysterious Disease Hits School

[The Herald] Government has sent environmental technicians and doctors to Biriiri High School in Chimanimani where 20 students have been sent home after being affected by a mysterious disease causing their legs to swell, while in anguish. Authorities a…

[The Herald] Government has sent environmental technicians and doctors to Biriiri High School in Chimanimani where 20 students have been sent home after being affected by a mysterious disease causing their legs to swell, while in anguish. Authorities at the mission school run by the United Baptist Church (UBC) told The Herald that they were now clueless on the source of the rare crisis, while some parents linked the problem to suspected Satanism.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Get U.S.$52 Million for Environment Initiatives

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is set to receive $52 million funding under the Global Environment Facility for strengthening bio-diversity and ecosystems management and climate-smart landscapes in the mid to lower Zambezi region. The Global Environment Facility…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is set to receive $52 million funding under the Global Environment Facility for strengthening bio-diversity and ecosystems management and climate-smart landscapes in the mid to lower Zambezi region. The Global Environment Facility unites 183 countries in partnership with international institutions, civil society organisations, and the private sector to address global environmental issues, while supporting national sustainable initiatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

By-Election Will Be Held in Nampula

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that a mayoral by-election will be held in the northern city of Nampula, following the assassination of mayor Mahamudo Amurane on 4 October.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government announced on Tuesday that a mayoral by-election will be held in the northern city of Nampula, following the assassination of mayor Mahamudo Amurane on 4 October.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Draughts Federation reigning champion

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Draughts Federation reigning champion Clifford Tsamba made history by becoming the first African to finish in the top 20 at the World Draughts Championships in St. Petersburg, Russia, over the weekend.

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Draughts Federation reigning champion Clifford Tsamba made history by becoming the first African to finish in the top 20 at the World Draughts Championships in St. Petersburg, Russia, over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Finance Minister Mad As Govt Firms in U.S.$270 Million Loss

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo Wednesday spoke tough about the country’s underperforming state entities which ran a combined US$270 million loss in 2016.

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo Wednesday spoke tough about the country's underperforming state entities which ran a combined US$270 million loss in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Harare Cuts Water Amid Typhoid Outbreak

[New Zimbabwe] A health disaster could be on the horizon in Harare following the announcement by the city authorities that there will be water supply interruption in the western suburbs.

[New Zimbabwe] A health disaster could be on the horizon in Harare following the announcement by the city authorities that there will be water supply interruption in the western suburbs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hwange Allay Fears

[The Herald] Hwange Colliery Company have allayed fears that they will abandon their flagship football entity in the event that the club is relegated from the Premier Soccer League to the unfashionable Division One. With five matches and 15 points to p…

[The Herald] Hwange Colliery Company have allayed fears that they will abandon their flagship football entity in the event that the club is relegated from the Premier Soccer League to the unfashionable Division One. With five matches and 15 points to play for in the 2017 season, Chipangano are deep in the relegation zone with 30 points, a rung above fellow relegation candidates Shabanie Mine, who they meet away on Week 33.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe