Bulkachuwa Defends Appointment of 14 Justices to Appeal Court Bench

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, (PCA), Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, saturday disclosed that the court followed laid down procedure in the appointment of 14 justices of the court.

[This Day] Abuja -The President of the Court of Appeal, (PCA), Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa, saturday disclosed that the court followed laid down procedure in the appointment of 14 justices of the court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Biometric Voter Registration Update Number 13

[Kubatana.net] ZESN continues to observe phase four of the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) blitz and this update is based on reports received from all the 10 provinces where registration is currently taking place.

[Kubatana.net] ZESN continues to observe phase four of the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) blitz and this update is based on reports received from all the 10 provinces where registration is currently taking place.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UK to Assist Nigeria On Improving Electoral Process

[This Day] Jos -The British government has disclosed that it is interested in the credibility of the electoral process that will produce political leader in Nigeria in 2019, noting that it will contribute its quota in training the officials of the Inde…

[This Day] Jos -The British government has disclosed that it is interested in the credibility of the electoral process that will produce political leader in Nigeria in 2019, noting that it will contribute its quota in training the officials of the Independent National Electoral Commissions (INEC) to effectively discharge their duties to enhance the process.

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Election Lobby Group Trash Hungwe Remarks

[263Chat] Local elections lobby group, Election Resource Centre (ERC) has lashed out at the newly appointed Minister of State for Masvingo Province, Josiah Hungwe for his recent remarks that Zanu PF will work with the army to campaign ahead of the 2018…

[263Chat] Local elections lobby group, Election Resource Centre (ERC) has lashed out at the newly appointed Minister of State for Masvingo Province, Josiah Hungwe for his recent remarks that Zanu PF will work with the army to campaign ahead of the 2018 general elections.

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Buffaloes to Camp Abroad

[Times of Zambia] Green Buffaloes want to camp outside the country to give the players the right mental attitude to cope with the rigorous life of the CAF Confederations Cup after they were handed a nightmare draw against Egyptian side Al Masry.

[Times of Zambia] Green Buffaloes want to camp outside the country to give the players the right mental attitude to cope with the rigorous life of the CAF Confederations Cup after they were handed a nightmare draw against Egyptian side Al Masry.

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South Africa Needs Electoral Reform, but President’s Powers Need Watching

[The Conversation Africa] Within a short time, the 4000 odd delegates to South Africa’s governing African National Congress’s 54th National Conference will elect a new party leader. In turn – save death, disaster or unlikely electoral defeat – a parlia…

[The Conversation Africa] Within a short time, the 4000 odd delegates to South Africa's governing African National Congress's 54th National Conference will elect a new party leader. In turn - save death, disaster or unlikely electoral defeat - a parliament stuffed with an ANC majority will at some point elect that leader as the new President of South Africa. The expectation is that this will be Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma or Cyril Ramaphosa. But, if the ANC elects a pig, the ANC parliamentary majority will vote for the pig.

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SON Launches PAM to Check Substandard Products

[This Day] The Director-General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Osita Aboloma, has said that the agency’s newly introduced Product Authentication Mark (PAM) will raise the patronage of made-in-Nigeria products and boost the country’s ec…

[This Day] The Director-General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Osita Aboloma, has said that the agency's newly introduced Product Authentication Mark (PAM) will raise the patronage of made-in-Nigeria products and boost the country's economic diversification drive from oil to non-oil sector and check substandard products.

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Chiweshe Calls for Court System Realignment

[The Herald] Judge president George Chiweshe has called for restructuring of the entire court system to ensure that judicial officers are evenly appointed at all court levels to equip them to deal with the ever-increasing number of cases. Speaking at t…

[The Herald] Judge president George Chiweshe has called for restructuring of the entire court system to ensure that judicial officers are evenly appointed at all court levels to equip them to deal with the ever-increasing number of cases. Speaking at the swearing-in ceremony of eight new judges to the High Court bench, Justice Chiweshe said lower courts, which did the bulk of the work, remained understaffed.

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Foreign Minister Moyo to Facilitate Diaspora Investments

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo said his mandate has a heavy economic bias and he intends to pursue “comprehensive economic diplomacy” with a focus on exploring new investment frontiers and partnerships.

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo said his mandate has a heavy economic bias and he intends to pursue "comprehensive economic diplomacy" with a focus on exploring new investment frontiers and partnerships.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe