Moyo’s Initiative Too Elitist – Minister Murwira

[New Zimbabwe] Higher and Tertiary Education minister Amon Murwira told parliament this Monday that the STEM initiative, a brainchild of his predecessor Jonathan Moyo, was fraught with irregularities which required forensic review.

[New Zimbabwe] Higher and Tertiary Education minister Amon Murwira told parliament this Monday that the STEM initiative, a brainchild of his predecessor Jonathan Moyo, was fraught with irregularities which required forensic review.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

MPs Happy With Govt Action On Illegal Fishing

[Daily News] Dodoma -LAWMAKERS have welcomed the government decision to curb illegal fishing but warned against measures that appear targeted at small-scale operators. Contributing to a report from the Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Livestock …

[Daily News] Dodoma -LAWMAKERS have welcomed the government decision to curb illegal fishing but warned against measures that appear targeted at small-scale operators. Contributing to a report from the Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Water tabled in the National Assembly yesterday, MPs expressed discomfort over recent actions taken by the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries against small fishers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Seeks Investors for Varsity Infrastructure

[The Herald] Government is seeking investors to fund the building of state-of-the-art infrastructure at Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences, an official has said. Speaking during a tour of the university recently, Minister of Higher and Ter…

[The Herald] Government is seeking investors to fund the building of state-of-the-art infrastructure at Manicaland State University of Applied Sciences, an official has said. Speaking during a tour of the university recently, Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Professor Amon Murwira said Government wanted to promote the flow of investment in the knowledge-based industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President’s Visit Excites Mashonaland Central Province

[The Herald] Mashonaland Central Province has completed the setting up of an A1 resettlement model structure in a record 21 days, while Vadzidzi VaJesu WeChishanu Wimbo Church have managed to complete the construction of a new boarding school despite f…

[The Herald] Mashonaland Central Province has completed the setting up of an A1 resettlement model structure in a record 21 days, while Vadzidzi VaJesu WeChishanu Wimbo Church have managed to complete the construction of a new boarding school despite frantic efforts by the G40 cabal to derail the project.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Writers Push Governments to Repeal the Laws On Criminal Libel

[East African] Global association of writers, PEN International, which has been campaigning against the retention of criminal defamation laws in Africa, is pressuring the governments of Uganda, South Africa, Sierra Leone and Zambia to repeal their laws…

[East African] Global association of writers, PEN International, which has been campaigning against the retention of criminal defamation laws in Africa, is pressuring the governments of Uganda, South Africa, Sierra Leone and Zambia to repeal their laws to expand the democratic space.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia