All Set for Football Legend Shaya Prayer Day

[The Herald] Minister of Sport and Recreation Makhosini Hlongwane is expected to be the guest of honour tomorrow when the football fraternity and the Glen Norah community come together to pray for football legend George Shaya.

[The Herald] Minister of Sport and Recreation Makhosini Hlongwane is expected to be the guest of honour tomorrow when the football fraternity and the Glen Norah community come together to pray for football legend George Shaya.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Outlook Bleak Despite Projected Growth

[Zimbabwe Independent] The presentation by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa on July 20 was unique in that it was not a mid-term fiscal policy review, but rather a review of the 2016 fiscal year, combined with the outlook for 2017.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The presentation by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa on July 20 was unique in that it was not a mid-term fiscal policy review, but rather a review of the 2016 fiscal year, combined with the outlook for 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Morocco Deports Spanish Journalists

[CPJ] New York -Moroccan authorities should lift any restriction on the ability of journalists José Luis Navazo and Fernando Sanz to enter the country and should allow journalists to report freely on matters of public interest, including protests, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

[CPJ] New York -Moroccan authorities should lift any restriction on the ability of journalists José Luis Navazo and Fernando Sanz to enter the country and should allow journalists to report freely on matters of public interest, including protests, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

‘Ruling Party’s Chinotimba Would Make Better Minister’

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Deputy President and legislator Nelson Chamisa has said Zanu PF Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba was a better option for a ministerial post than the current crop of cabinet members who frequently dodge parliament.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Deputy President and legislator Nelson Chamisa has said Zanu PF Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba was a better option for a ministerial post than the current crop of cabinet members who frequently dodge parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gold Reserves to Back Currency

[The Herald] Government is building diamond and gold reserves to back the local currency upon its re-introduction in future, Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. VP Mnangagwa refused to disclose when the local currency would be re-introduced, bu…

[The Herald] Government is building diamond and gold reserves to back the local currency upon its re-introduction in future, Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. VP Mnangagwa refused to disclose when the local currency would be re-introduced, but said it would only come back when mineral reserves reached desired levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Armed Robbers Bomb Safe At KZN Petrol Station

[News24Wire] Heavily armed suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after bombing a safe at a service station in Winklespruit, south of Durban, police said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Heavily armed suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after bombing a safe at a service station in Winklespruit, south of Durban, police said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Heed President’s Call to End Corruption

[The Herald] Now that President Mugabe has spoken on corruption in the Zimbabwe Republic Police, we expect to see more action being taken against officers caught on the wrong side of the law.

[The Herald] Now that President Mugabe has spoken on corruption in the Zimbabwe Republic Police, we expect to see more action being taken against officers caught on the wrong side of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Garnishee Order for Football Body

[The Herald] A local travel agency that is fighting to recover $24 000 from Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has been granted a garnishee order against the soccer body.

[The Herald] A local travel agency that is fighting to recover $24 000 from Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has been granted a garnishee order against the soccer body.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Economic Consultative Forum in Financial Dire Straits

[Financial Gazette] The National Economic Consultative Forum (NECF), which facilitates dialogue on critical issues between government and the private sector, is in financial dire straits after foreign donors withdrew assistance in 2010.

[Financial Gazette] The National Economic Consultative Forum (NECF), which facilitates dialogue on critical issues between government and the private sector, is in financial dire straits after foreign donors withdrew assistance in 2010.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Comical Scenes as ASA Add to World Champs Squad

[News24Wire] Following further invitations by the IAAF, Athletics South Africa (ASA) has revised its team list of athletes increasing the total number to 29 members to compete at the World Championships in London to be held between August 4-13.

[News24Wire] Following further invitations by the IAAF, Athletics South Africa (ASA) has revised its team list of athletes increasing the total number to 29 members to compete at the World Championships in London to be held between August 4-13.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa