‘Battles’ Over Priorities in Our National Budget Are Misplaced

[Observer] At this time of the year, in the corridors of the executive, parliament and the technocrats, last touches are being put to the national budget for the financial year 2017/2018.

[Observer] At this time of the year, in the corridors of the executive, parliament and the technocrats, last touches are being put to the national budget for the financial year 2017/2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Community Based Support for Martyrs’ Families

[Shabait] Keren -The head of the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare branch in the Anseba region, Mr. Girmai Bokretsion indicated that effort is being exerted to develop community based support for the families of martyrs.

[Shabait] Keren -The head of the Ministry of Labor and Human Welfare branch in the Anseba region, Mr. Girmai Bokretsion indicated that effort is being exerted to develop community based support for the families of martyrs.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

In-Form Express Await KCCA Lads

[Observer] Express FC have not played a single game in two weeks, which makes them fresher than KCCA FC, who have played three matches in the last seven days. The two city rivals clash today at Wankulukuku stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] Express FC have not played a single game in two weeks, which makes them fresher than KCCA FC, who have played three matches in the last seven days. The two city rivals clash today at Wankulukuku stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Snake Blamed For Deadly Minibus Crash

[Nation] The driver of a matatu that collided with a lorry at Malili on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway, killing eight people, was avoiding running over a snake, one of the accident victims has revealed.

[Nation] The driver of a matatu that collided with a lorry at Malili on the Nairobi-Mombasa highway, killing eight people, was avoiding running over a snake, one of the accident victims has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Whither U.S.$3 Billion Highway Project?

[Financial Gazette] IN July last year, Transport and Infrastructure Development Minister, Jorum Gumbo, was reassuring in his update on the dualisation of the Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu highway.

[Financial Gazette] IN July last year, Transport and Infrastructure Development Minister, Jorum Gumbo, was reassuring in his update on the dualisation of the Beitbridge-Harare-Chirundu highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Workers’ Day Loses Lustre

[Financial Gazette] TOWARDS the close of a weekly meeting at a factory based in Mutare’s Greenmarket Industrial Area, a manager recently informed workers that they should not turn up for work on May 1 because it would be a workers’ day holiday.

[Financial Gazette] TOWARDS the close of a weekly meeting at a factory based in Mutare's Greenmarket Industrial Area, a manager recently informed workers that they should not turn up for work on May 1 because it would be a workers' day holiday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Economic Recovery Imperatives

[Zimbabwe Independent] Professor Erik Reinert in his book titled How Rich Countries Got Rich and Why Poor Countries Stay Poor argued it will only be when an economy adopts strategies to deliberately industrialise through manufacturing that it can begin…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Professor Erik Reinert in his book titled How Rich Countries Got Rich and Why Poor Countries Stay Poor argued it will only be when an economy adopts strategies to deliberately industrialise through manufacturing that it can begin to achieve increasing marginal returns to create employment and sustainable higher incomes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Trade Fair Exhibitions Impress Vice Presidents Mphoko, Mnangagwa

[The Herald] Pamela Shumba -VICE Presidents Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday toured stands at Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) and said they were impressed with the quality of exhibitions. Visiting Namibian President Hage Gei…

[The Herald] Pamela Shumba -VICE Presidents Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko yesterday toured stands at Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) and said they were impressed with the quality of exhibitions. Visiting Namibian President Hage Geingob is set to officially open ZITF today. VP Mnangagwa, who is in charge of the Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs portfolio, was accompanied by his wife and MP for Chirumanzu Zibagwe constituency Cde Auxilia Mnangagwa, Secretary Virginia Mabhiza, Minister of State in his office

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe