Opposition Party Founder Attends National Day of Prayer

[Zambia Reports] Opposition Political Parties that speak strongly on abuse of public resources should not be perceived as enemies of progress, National Democratic Congress Founder Mwenya Musenge has charged.

[Zambia Reports] Opposition Political Parties that speak strongly on abuse of public resources should not be perceived as enemies of progress, National Democratic Congress Founder Mwenya Musenge has charged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Dealing With the Economy Needs Caution

[The Herald] The economy recently experienced rampant price increases that resulted in a blame game among key stakeholders. Being neither politically aligned nor interested in any sector of the economy save for my passion for this great country, I am a…

[The Herald] The economy recently experienced rampant price increases that resulted in a blame game among key stakeholders. Being neither politically aligned nor interested in any sector of the economy save for my passion for this great country, I am a qualified to engage in this matter, through this article. Before we look at where we are, it is important to understand where we are coming from. The adoption of the multiple currency regime saw Government fiscal space severely constrained. As a result, Government has fa

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SEC to Commence Forensic Audit On Oando

[Vanguard] The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Wednesday, disclosed that a forensic audit into the affairs of Oando Plc will be carried out, even as it directed Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, to suspend the shares of the company from trading.

[Vanguard] The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Wednesday, disclosed that a forensic audit into the affairs of Oando Plc will be carried out, even as it directed Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, to suspend the shares of the company from trading.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mandela Wasn’t Perfect, but He Was No Sellout

[New Zimbabwe] ‘I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and a free society in which all persons will live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an idea…

[New Zimbabwe] 'I have fought against white domination, and I have fought against black domination. I have cherished the ideal of a democratic and a free society in which all persons will live together in harmony with equal opportunities. It is an ideal which I hope to live for, and see realized. But my Lord, if needs be, it is an ideal for which I am prepared to die,' said Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, a former political prisoner who would go on to become a global hero.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Monkey Pox – Army Not Dispensing Vaccines – Govt

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, exonerated the military from allegations of vaccination and injection of monkey pox virus on citizens in the South-East and South-South regions of the country.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government, yesterday, exonerated the military from allegations of vaccination and injection of monkey pox virus on citizens in the South-East and South-South regions of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Four Killed During Protests Against Gnassingbé

[allAfrica] Four people were killed on Wednesday, October 18, in Lomé and Sokodé, the two largest cities in Togo. For the past two months, the opposition has organized marches against President Faure Gnassingbé’s regime. Despite the banning of demonstrating during the week, 14 opposition parties decided to march in the capital. In some neighborhoods, barricades had been set up by groups of young people who were then teargassed.

[allAfrica] Four people were killed on Wednesday, October 18, in Lomé and Sokodé, the two largest cities in Togo. For the past two months, the opposition has organized marches against President Faure Gnassingbé's regime. Despite the banning of demonstrating during the week, 14 opposition parties decided to march in the capital. In some neighborhoods, barricades had been set up by groups of young people who were then teargassed.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

‘Govt Could Default Treasury Bills Payment’

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Budget Office has warned that the Government could default on its Treasury Bills payment obligations on maturity, a development it fears could leave most local commercial banks, which hold the bulk of the TBs stock heavil…

[The Herald] The Parliamentary Budget Office has warned that the Government could default on its Treasury Bills payment obligations on maturity, a development it fears could leave most local commercial banks, which hold the bulk of the TBs stock heavily exposed. The Government has been heavily relying on domestic markets to finance budget deficit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Teachers Meet Central Bank Boss Over Cash Shortages

[New Zimbabwe] The Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has met central bank governor John Mangudya, demanding that he addresses cash shortages that have left Zimbabweans, including teachers, losing productive hours on bank queues.

[New Zimbabwe] The Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has met central bank governor John Mangudya, demanding that he addresses cash shortages that have left Zimbabweans, including teachers, losing productive hours on bank queues.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IBB, Jonathan in Closed-Door Meeting

[Leadership] Abuja -Immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met behind closed doors with former military president, General Ibrahim Banbangida, at his uphill residence in Minna.

[Leadership] Abuja -Immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan yesterday met behind closed doors with former military president, General Ibrahim Banbangida, at his uphill residence in Minna.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria