Goodall Announces Budget Cuts

[Nyasa Times] Finance, Economic Planning and Development Minister Goodall Gondwe on Friday announced that government has made unprecedented cut to the national budget for K30 billion from the K1.3 trillion 2017/18 National Budget amid falling revenue a…

[Nyasa Times] Finance, Economic Planning and Development Minister Goodall Gondwe on Friday announced that government has made unprecedented cut to the national budget for K30 billion from the K1.3 trillion 2017/18 National Budget amid falling revenue and a retreating donor community.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chombo Faces Fresh Charges

[The Herald] Former Finance and Economic Development Minister Ignatius Chombo yesterday appeared at the Harare Magistrates’ Court facing fresh charges of criminal abuse of office. Chombo — who at the material time that the offence was allegedly commit…

[The Herald] Former Finance and Economic Development Minister Ignatius Chombo yesterday appeared at the Harare Magistrates' Court facing fresh charges of criminal abuse of office. Chombo -- who at the material time that the offence was allegedly committed was Minister of Local Government, Rural and Urban Development -- reportedly withdrew Chargan Vithal Rama's 60-year lease for stand number 554/547Chirundu Fish Farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tsvangirai’s Body Arrives, Burial Monday

[The Herald] The body of MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer in South Africa on Wednesday, is expected home today ahead of burial at his rural home at Humanikwa Village, Buhera, on Monday. In an interview from Johannesburg, Sout…

[The Herald] The body of MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai, who died of colon cancer in South Africa on Wednesday, is expected home today ahead of burial at his rural home at Humanikwa Village, Buhera, on Monday. In an interview from Johannesburg, South Africa, yesterday, Mr Tsvangirai's younger brother, Collins, said the politician's body will be flown to Harare today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Goodall Scoffs At ‘Indictment’ On Malawi Govt Borrowing – What Debt?

[Nyasa Times] Finister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has scoffed at the opposition and civil society organisations who criticise the Government for being so indebted.

[Nyasa Times] Finister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has scoffed at the opposition and civil society organisations who criticise the Government for being so indebted.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Malawi to Emerge Out of World Poorest Countries Group – Finance Minister

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is “determined” to steer the country out of a group of poorest countries in the world within the medium term, Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has said .

[Nyasa Times] Malawi government is "determined" to steer the country out of a group of poorest countries in the world within the medium term, Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has said .

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Morocco’s Net International Reserves Down 5.2 Percent

[MAP] Rabat -Morocco’s net international reserves amounted to 237.1 billion dirhams until February 9, 2018, recording a 5.2% year-on-year decrease, Morocco’s central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) said.

[MAP] Rabat -Morocco's net international reserves amounted to 237.1 billion dirhams until February 9, 2018, recording a 5.2% year-on-year decrease, Morocco's central bank (Bank Al-Maghrib) said.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Has Jah Prayzah Done One Collabo Too Many?

[The Herald] Quite a number of things seem to tear Zimbabweans apart at the seams. We have not been agreeing on a whole lot of things over the past two decades. While it may be universally acknowledged that the sky is blue, it would not be totally out …

[The Herald] Quite a number of things seem to tear Zimbabweans apart at the seams. We have not been agreeing on a whole lot of things over the past two decades. While it may be universally acknowledged that the sky is blue, it would not be totally out of the ordinary if a debate ensued in Zimbabwe and people argued on totally different corners with people throwing alternative colours including that the sky is topaz, turquoise, cadet and a whole host of other colours.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Looks Forward to New South African Leadership

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State João Lourenço Friday expressed the country’s expectation with regard to the role the new South African leadership will certainly play, under the two Governments’ efforts to strengthen and deepen bilateral relations.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan head of State João Lourenço Friday expressed the country's expectation with regard to the role the new South African leadership will certainly play, under the two Governments' efforts to strengthen and deepen bilateral relations.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Defence to Analyse More Than 2 000 Dockets in Guns-to-Gangs Case

[News24Wire] The legal representatives of two businessmen accused of playing a role in a massive case, in which firearms meant to be destroyed by police were allegedly smuggled to gangsters, face the mammoth task of having to scrutinise more than 2 000…

[News24Wire] The legal representatives of two businessmen accused of playing a role in a massive case, in which firearms meant to be destroyed by police were allegedly smuggled to gangsters, face the mammoth task of having to scrutinise more than 2 000 dockets.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa