Over U.S.$40 Million Lost As Govt Fails to Fund Overseas Travel Shows

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE has lost over $40 million dollars from tourists coming from Nordic countries, following the cancellation of 30 marketing shows owing to government’s bankruptcy, a report by parliament has revealed.

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWE has lost over $40 million dollars from tourists coming from Nordic countries, following the cancellation of 30 marketing shows owing to government's bankruptcy, a report by parliament has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

News Editor Mazara Sues Businessman Chivayo for U.S.$500,000

[The Herald] Sunday Mail Features and Opinions Editor Garikai Mazara has filed a $500 000 lawsuit against businessman Wicknell Chivayo over alleged defamatory WhatsApp massages. In a claim filed in the High Court yesterday, Mazara is demanding $500 000…

[The Herald] Sunday Mail Features and Opinions Editor Garikai Mazara has filed a $500 000 lawsuit against businessman Wicknell Chivayo over alleged defamatory WhatsApp massages. In a claim filed in the High Court yesterday, Mazara is demanding $500 000 damages for injuria and interests. The respondent has 10 days to respond to the summons. Chivayo allegedly hurled insults and obscenities at Mazara. He allegedly said: "Urimbwa yemunhu unofa uchishupika. (You are a dog and you will die poor)."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

CNOOC Makes Formal Bid for Tullow Shares

[Observer] Chinese firm Cnooc has made official contact with Tullow Oil about its interest to acquire half of the stake that the UK firm agreed to sell to France’s Total E&P earlier this year.

[Observer] Chinese firm Cnooc has made official contact with Tullow Oil about its interest to acquire half of the stake that the UK firm agreed to sell to France's Total E&P earlier this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Draws Egypt’s El Masry in Confederation Cup

[Observer] KCCA FC were drawn against Egypt’s El-Masry in the Caf Confederation Cup (CCC) round-of-32 draw conducted in Cairo yesterday. KCCA hosts the first leg match on the weekend of April 7 to 9.

[Observer] KCCA FC were drawn against Egypt's El-Masry in the Caf Confederation Cup (CCC) round-of-32 draw conducted in Cairo yesterday. KCCA hosts the first leg match on the weekend of April 7 to 9.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Retired Judge Sues Over Land

[Observer] Former deputy chief justice Seth Manyindo has sued Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) for allegedly grabbing and gazetting his land as a forest reserve.

[Observer] Former deputy chief justice Seth Manyindo has sued Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) for allegedly grabbing and gazetting his land as a forest reserve.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Boxing Federation Back Boxing Champion Manyuchi

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE Boxing Federation president Jim Mpalale believes Charles Manyuchi’s successes is an inspiration to upcoming boxers who dream of turning professional. Manyuchi will this Saturday face Qudratillo Abduqaxorov at the OCBC Arena in the…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE Boxing Federation president Jim Mpalale believes Charles Manyuchi's successes is an inspiration to upcoming boxers who dream of turning professional. Manyuchi will this Saturday face Qudratillo Abduqaxorov at the OCBC Arena in the World Boxing Council welterweight silver title fight, where he is hoping to defend his belt. Mpalale praised Manyuchi for the strides he has made as a professional boxer and is hopeful another success story will be written this Saturday in Singapore.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

United Nations Agency Vouches for Hospital Deliveries in Busoga

[Observer] To reduce cases of women dying just because they dared to get pregnant, the UNFPA and its partners are using a voucher system to get mothers deliver in hospital free of charge, writes ABUBAKER MAYEMBA.

[Observer] To reduce cases of women dying just because they dared to get pregnant, the UNFPA and its partners are using a voucher system to get mothers deliver in hospital free of charge, writes ABUBAKER MAYEMBA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda