Angola Takes Over Co-ordination of SADC-Troika

[Daily News] Tanzania handed over the Southern African Development Community’s organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation (SADC-Troika) to Angola as the 37th Heads of State Summit of the regional bloc was concluded in South Africa on Saturday.

[Daily News] Tanzania handed over the Southern African Development Community's organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation (SADC-Troika) to Angola as the 37th Heads of State Summit of the regional bloc was concluded in South Africa on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Mimosa Sets Pace in Switch to Solar Power

[The Herald] At Mimosa Platinum in Zvishavane, more than 350 solar water heaters installed in staff houses three years ago generate 1,5MW of power, but the company says this has made only a small difference to its electricity bill, given the amount of …

[The Herald] At Mimosa Platinum in Zvishavane, more than 350 solar water heaters installed in staff houses three years ago generate 1,5MW of power, but the company says this has made only a small difference to its electricity bill, given the amount of power required by the mine itself. The mine uses 26 mega volt amps of grid power at maximum demand, according to company executive chairman Mr Winston Chitando. That's about three times the capacity demand for Chinhoyi town, excluding the farms, on a daily basis, or one a

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rate of Inflation Retreats to 0,14pc

[The Herald] SUBDUED demand due to cash shortages has resulted in the annual rate of inflation for the month of July 2017, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index, to retreat to 0,14 percent on the June rate of 0,31 percent, economists say. T…

[The Herald] SUBDUED demand due to cash shortages has resulted in the annual rate of inflation for the month of July 2017, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index, to retreat to 0,14 percent on the June rate of 0,31 percent, economists say. The economists, however, said the downward movement in the rate of inflation was not as "reflective realistically on the ground as costs of production remain high mainly caused by aggregate demand".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Well Said, Mr. Weah, but Why Escape Debate?

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), George Weah, last Saturday made a number of promises to the Liberian people when the party launched its campaign for the 2017 general and presidential elections. Key among his…

[Observer] The standard bearer of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), George Weah, last Saturday made a number of promises to the Liberian people when the party launched its campaign for the 2017 general and presidential elections. Key among his promises were total elimination of bad governance, inclusive government without discrimination, citizen's equal rights, and fighting corruption to the extent where there will be no reshuffling of corrupt officials. These are cardinal national issues that Liberians year

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Activist Wins Prestigious Award for Aiding Victims of Boko Haram

[VOA] Nigerian activist, Rebecca Dali has won the prestigious Sergio Vieira de Mello Foundation award for her work in re-integrating women and orphans abducted by Boko Haram militants into their home communities.

[VOA] Nigerian activist, Rebecca Dali has won the prestigious Sergio Vieira de Mello Foundation award for her work in re-integrating women and orphans abducted by Boko Haram militants into their home communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

New Electoral Violence-Free Campaign Started

[Observer] Humble Youth International (HYI), a local non-governmental organization, in collaboration with Peacebuilding Hub Liberia, yesterday began a civic awareness campaign against electoral violence during and after the upcoming October elections.

[Observer] Humble Youth International (HYI), a local non-governmental organization, in collaboration with Peacebuilding Hub Liberia, yesterday began a civic awareness campaign against electoral violence during and after the upcoming October elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Warrant of Arrest for Musakwa

[The Herald] Gospel musician Elias Musakwa has been issued with a warrant of arrest by a Harare magistrate for failing to appear in court to answer to allegations of threatening to shoot a neighbour over a dispute. Ms Barbara Mateko issued the warrant …

[The Herald] Gospel musician Elias Musakwa has been issued with a warrant of arrest by a Harare magistrate for failing to appear in court to answer to allegations of threatening to shoot a neighbour over a dispute. Ms Barbara Mateko issued the warrant last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe