Delta Buys Zambia’s National Breweries

[The Source] Listed beverages manufacturer Delta Corporation, (Delta), says it is set to acquire a controlling stake in Lusaka Stock Exchange-listed sorghum beer company, National Breweries Plc (NatBrew), from its parent firm, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/N…

[The Source] Listed beverages manufacturer Delta Corporation, (Delta), says it is set to acquire a controlling stake in Lusaka Stock Exchange-listed sorghum beer company, National Breweries Plc (NatBrew), from its parent firm, Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (AB InBev).Company secretary Alex Makamure said while the acquisition was still subject to regulatory approvals, the board was optimistic of prospects.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Suspected Angolan Drug Mule’s Trial Postponed

[New Era] Windhoek -The trial of Angolan national Joao Huyeye, who is accused of attempting to smuggle drugs worth close to half a million Namibian dollars in his digestive system was placed on hold to wait for the designated magistrate.

[New Era] Windhoek -The trial of Angolan national Joao Huyeye, who is accused of attempting to smuggle drugs worth close to half a million Namibian dollars in his digestive system was placed on hold to wait for the designated magistrate.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Cape Town’s Water Outages May Cause Solar Geyser ‘Explosions’ – Engineer

[News24Wire] Water outages to preselected suburbs by the City of Cape Town could lead to solar water geysers “exploding”, an electrical and electronic engineer warned on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Water outages to preselected suburbs by the City of Cape Town could lead to solar water geysers "exploding", an electrical and electronic engineer warned on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt to Ban Diesel 500

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe, which banned the use of diesel 500 in 2007, is set to phase out use of diesel 500 (D500) next year as the country migrates to cleaner fuel, the regulatory authority has said.

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe, which banned the use of diesel 500 in 2007, is set to phase out use of diesel 500 (D500) next year as the country migrates to cleaner fuel, the regulatory authority has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Barclays Employees to Get 15% Shareholding

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has approved the transfer of 15% shareholding in Barclays Bank Zimbabwe to an employee share ownership scheme as the take-over of one of the country’s iconic banking institutions concludes.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has approved the transfer of 15% shareholding in Barclays Bank Zimbabwe to an employee share ownership scheme as the take-over of one of the country's iconic banking institutions concludes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

It’s Jah Prayzah’s Big Day

[The Herald] Have you ever heard the word “paraskevidekatriaphobia”? Never mind trying to pronounce it. It is a strange word indeed and it is found in the world of superstition, referring to the fear associated with Friday the 13th in some Western beli…

[The Herald] Have you ever heard the word "paraskevidekatriaphobia"? Never mind trying to pronounce it. It is a strange word indeed and it is found in the world of superstition, referring to the fear associated with Friday the 13th in some Western beliefs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Standard Bank in Girl Child Mentorship Initiative

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Standard Bank Malawi on Wednesday took a total of 120 school-going young girls through a mentorship exercise as a way of motivating the girl child to stay and work hard in school.

[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Standard Bank Malawi on Wednesday took a total of 120 school-going young girls through a mentorship exercise as a way of motivating the girl child to stay and work hard in school.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi