Mujuru Party Demise Weakens Opposition

[Financial Gazette] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has been vindicated. Having foretold the disintegration of former vice president Joice Mujuru’s Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) during celebrations to mark his 92nd birthday at the Great Zimbabwe Monument in Masv…

[Financial Gazette] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has been vindicated. Having foretold the disintegration of former vice president Joice Mujuru's Zimbabwe People First (ZPF) during celebrations to mark his 92nd birthday at the Great Zimbabwe Monument in Masvingo last year, the ZANU-PF leader will undoubtedly have something to chuckle about while celebrating his 93rd birthday in Matabeleland South later on this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lungu Heads to North Western Province

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu will head to North Western province on a two working visit today as he continues to appraise himself with development across the country.

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu will head to North Western province on a two working visit today as he continues to appraise himself with development across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

American Humour Versus Nation’s Foreign Reputation

[Financial Gazette] THE American comedy show, Saturday Night Live (SNL) has been having a decent go at President Donald Trump. In its latest edition, it had a section in which it parodied his phone calls to the Australian Prime Minister, Michael Turnbu…

[Financial Gazette] THE American comedy show, Saturday Night Live (SNL) has been having a decent go at President Donald Trump. In its latest edition, it had a section in which it parodied his phone calls to the Australian Prime Minister, Michael Turnbull, Mexican President Enrique Piena Neto and German Chancellor, Angela Merkel.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mutua Receives More Defectors, Reads Mischief in Mounting IEBC Cases

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Maendeleo Chap Chap leader Alfred Mutua has raised alarm over what he terms as machinations to derail the electoral process ahead of the August General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Maendeleo Chap Chap leader Alfred Mutua has raised alarm over what he terms as machinations to derail the electoral process ahead of the August General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fears Rise Over South African Firearms Being Smuggled Into Warzones

[News24Wire] Extreme weapons from the SA National Defence Force (SANDF), including a machine gun that rips apart its targets, have been stolen and in some cases apparently smuggled out of South Africa for use in warzones.

[News24Wire] Extreme weapons from the SA National Defence Force (SANDF), including a machine gun that rips apart its targets, have been stolen and in some cases apparently smuggled out of South Africa for use in warzones.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Give Competition Tribunal Space to Adjudicate Bank Collusion Case

[DA] The DA notes the Competition Commission’s referral to the Competition Tribunal of a collusion case against 17 banks. The matter concerns price fixing and market allocation in the trading of foreign currency pairs involving the Rand.

[DA] The DA notes the Competition Commission's referral to the Competition Tribunal of a collusion case against 17 banks. The matter concerns price fixing and market allocation in the trading of foreign currency pairs involving the Rand.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Obiri, Birgen Chase Indoor Tour Millions in Birmingham

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic 5000m silver medalist Helen Obiri, Silas Kiplagat and Bethwel Birgen will be seeking to clinch this season’s World Indoor Tour titles as well as wild card entries to the IAAF World Indoor Championships when the final tour …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Olympic 5000m silver medalist Helen Obiri, Silas Kiplagat and Bethwel Birgen will be seeking to clinch this season's World Indoor Tour titles as well as wild card entries to the IAAF World Indoor Championships when the final tour goes down on Saturday in Birmingham.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya