First Lady Donates 3 000 Chicks

[The Herald] First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has donated 3 000 day-old chicks to women in Masvingo as part of an empowerment programme. All the 26 constituencies across Masvingo received about 128 chicks under the first batch of the chicken farming project.

[The Herald] First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa has donated 3 000 day-old chicks to women in Masvingo as part of an empowerment programme. All the 26 constituencies across Masvingo received about 128 chicks under the first batch of the chicken farming project.

Masisi Calls for All to Pull Up Socks

[Botswana Daily News] Lobu Farm -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi, has implored all stakeholders to explore the plan to resuscitate Lobu farm in all its manifestations for greater achievements.

[Botswana Daily News] Lobu Farm -Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi, has implored all stakeholders to explore the plan to resuscitate Lobu farm in all its manifestations for greater achievements.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Why Treating Water Scarcity As a Security Issue Is a Bad Idea

[The Conversation Africa] Helen Zille, the Premier of the Western Cape in South Africa, has made two startling claims about the water crisis in the province. She says there will be anarchy when the taps run dry, and that normal policing will be inadequ…

[The Conversation Africa] Helen Zille, the Premier of the Western Cape in South Africa, has made two startling claims about the water crisis in the province. She says there will be anarchy when the taps run dry, and that normal policing will be inadequate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Few Questions for Thuli Madonsela

[Daily Maverick] It is not known whether the former Public Protector considered any comparative law when formulating her remedial action in the State of Capture report. The report is silent on this topic. Had she done so, she may have hesitated in acti…

[Daily Maverick] It is not known whether the former Public Protector considered any comparative law when formulating her remedial action in the State of Capture report. The report is silent on this topic. Had she done so, she may have hesitated in acting as she did after pondering the Privy Council decision in Rajah Ratnagopal v Attorney General, Ceylon, delivered on 30 June 1969.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Have Death Squads Not Been Brought to Book?

[Maka] Nearly two years ago, rumors began circulating in the Angolan capital, Luanda, that police officers working for the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) were routinely rounding up suspected petty criminals and killing them.

[Maka] Nearly two years ago, rumors began circulating in the Angolan capital, Luanda, that police officers working for the Criminal Investigation Service (SIC) were routinely rounding up suspected petty criminals and killing them.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

‘khama Achieved a Lot Economically’

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Kenneth Matambo says government achieved various economic successes including reduction in unemployment and poverty levels and decline in average inflation rate under Pres…

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Kenneth Matambo says government achieved various economic successes including reduction in unemployment and poverty levels and decline in average inflation rate under President Lieutenant General Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

State Enterprises Performance Mixed Bag

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -State-owned enterprises (SOEs) exist to support government’s development efforts hence their performance is critical in achieving government’s broad development objectives of boosting economic growth.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -State-owned enterprises (SOEs) exist to support government’s development efforts hence their performance is critical in achieving government’s broad development objectives of boosting economic growth.