Foreign Minister Moyo to Facilitate Diaspora Investments

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo said his mandate has a heavy economic bias and he intends to pursue “comprehensive economic diplomacy” with a focus on exploring new investment frontiers and partnerships.

[New Zimbabwe] Newly appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo said his mandate has a heavy economic bias and he intends to pursue "comprehensive economic diplomacy" with a focus on exploring new investment frontiers and partnerships.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Media Context, Timing of Opposition’s Appeal to Trump

[The Herald] On June 29 2009, former Cabinet Ministers from the Morgan Tsvangirai-led faction of the MDC, in an unprecedented move, announced their boycott of Cabinet. Then Deputy Prime Minister Thokozani Khupe told a Press conference the purpose of th…

[The Herald] On June 29 2009, former Cabinet Ministers from the Morgan Tsvangirai-led faction of the MDC, in an unprecedented move, announced their boycott of Cabinet. Then Deputy Prime Minister Thokozani Khupe told a Press conference the purpose of the indefinite boycott was to force a paradigm shift within the ruling Zanu-PF. The boycott then turned out to be purely a media stunt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

CUF Dismisses Reports On Lipumba’s Sickness

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CUF faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has dismissed reports circulating on social media that Prof Lipumba is seriously sick.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CUF faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has dismissed reports circulating on social media that Prof Lipumba is seriously sick.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Asks for 2-Week Postponement in U.S.$10.7m Vehicles Debt Case

[Observer] After years of delay the Government of Liberia (GOL) yesterday at the Commercial Court conceded that it owes Prestige and Alliance Motors the amount of US$10.7 million for vehicles and spare parts.

[Observer] After years of delay the Government of Liberia (GOL) yesterday at the Commercial Court conceded that it owes Prestige and Alliance Motors the amount of US$10.7 million for vehicles and spare parts.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UL Mass Communication Department – the Impact It Makes in Academia

[Observer] The education nightmare of our country leaves a lot of people with uncertainty as to how capable learning institutions are to teach the right lessons that will equip students to perform better. In post-conflict Liberia where everything is do…

[Observer] The education nightmare of our country leaves a lot of people with uncertainty as to how capable learning institutions are to teach the right lessons that will equip students to perform better. In post-conflict Liberia where everything is done under the principle of "As usual," no serious student with the desire to learn properly can have much hope entering any institution as malpractices including grades for sale, sex for grades, administrative manipulations, favoritism and other social vices continue to

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Liberty Party Dumps Boakai’

[NEWS] It appears that the marriage that was between Liberty Party and Unity Party during the legal process against the National Elections Commission (NEC) relative to irregularities and fraud in the October 10 polls has fallen apart, with top executiv…

[NEWS] It appears that the marriage that was between Liberty Party and Unity Party during the legal process against the National Elections Commission (NEC) relative to irregularities and fraud in the October 10 polls has fallen apart, with top executives of the party endorsing Ambassador George M. Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) in the run-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Soccer – Amajita Into COSAFA U20 Champs Final Against Lesotho

[Sascoc] South Africa coach Thabo Senong has said his Amajita charges will go back to the drawing board and plan for the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships final against neighbours Lesotho in Kitwe on Saturday.

[Sascoc] South Africa coach Thabo Senong has said his Amajita charges will go back to the drawing board and plan for the 2017 Mopani Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships final against neighbours Lesotho in Kitwe on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Will Korkoya Go?

[Observer] For two days running, a group of protesters, predominantly women, led by renowned Liberian songstress Miatta Fahnbulleh, have gathered near the headquarters of the National Election Elections Commission (NEC) demanding the resignation of its…

[Observer] For two days running, a group of protesters, predominantly women, led by renowned Liberian songstress Miatta Fahnbulleh, have gathered near the headquarters of the National Election Elections Commission (NEC) demanding the resignation of its chairman, Jerome George Korkoya, ahead of the proposed December 26 runoff election.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt in the Right Direction, Says IMF

[The Source] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the softening of the Indigenization and Economic Empowerment Act is a step in the right direction and feels the 2018 budget is a good starting point in addressing excessive government expenditure.

[The Source] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the softening of the Indigenization and Economic Empowerment Act is a step in the right direction and feels the 2018 budget is a good starting point in addressing excessive government expenditure.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe