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

Revenue Board Seals Sam Egwu, Martin Elechi’s Properties

[Daily Trust] Abakaliki -The Acting Chairman, Ebonyi State Board of Internal Revenue, Dr Christian Achi yesterday said properties belonging to two former governors – Dr. Sam Egwu and Chief Martin Elechi – were sealed over tax evasion.

[Daily Trust] Abakaliki -The Acting Chairman, Ebonyi State Board of Internal Revenue, Dr Christian Achi yesterday said properties belonging to two former governors - Dr. Sam Egwu and Chief Martin Elechi - were sealed over tax evasion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How U.S. Worked With 12 Anti-Jonathan Govs – Former Governor

[Vanguard] Former Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu has revealed that US government officials invited, at least, 12 northern governors to the US to ascertain their level of commitment to removing Jonathan and not just on how to curtai…

[Vanguard] Former Governor of Niger State, Dr. Mu'azu Babangida Aliyu has revealed that US government officials invited, at least, 12 northern governors to the US to ascertain their level of commitment to removing Jonathan and not just on how to curtail the Boko Haram insurgency as suggested.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

EUCAP Somalia Organizes Seamanship and Engineering Course in Mogadishu

[Dalsan Radio] On 27 April, a ceremony was held at the Mogadishu Police Academy to inaugurate newly refurbished classroom with the support from EUCAP Somalia and to celebrate the conclusion of a Seamanship and Engineering course organized by the Missio…

[Dalsan Radio] On 27 April, a ceremony was held at the Mogadishu Police Academy to inaugurate newly refurbished classroom with the support from EUCAP Somalia and to celebrate the conclusion of a Seamanship and Engineering course organized by the Mission between 9 -24 April 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

EU Maritime Capacity Building Mission Organizes CID Training Course in Hargeisa

[Dalsan Radio] The EU Maritime Capacity Building Mission (EUCAP) organized a comprehensive Criminal Investigation Department (CID) training course in Hargeisa in cooperation with the Somaliland Police between 25th – 27th April.

[Dalsan Radio] The EU Maritime Capacity Building Mission (EUCAP) organized a comprehensive Criminal Investigation Department (CID) training course in Hargeisa in cooperation with the Somaliland Police between 25th - 27th April.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Banned Products Flood Market

[Financial Gazette] POLITICIANS and their cronies are taking advantage of an import ban on selected products meant to allow local manufacturers to recover to ship into the country the banned merchandise, which sources said were also evading duty payment.

[Financial Gazette] POLITICIANS and their cronies are taking advantage of an import ban on selected products meant to allow local manufacturers to recover to ship into the country the banned merchandise, which sources said were also evading duty payment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe