Canoe Operators Cash in On Floods

[The Herald] In southern Masvingo, districts such as Chivi, Mwenezi and Chiredzi were the worst affected by the floods that also destroyed homes, roads, bridges and power lines.

[The Herald] In southern Masvingo, districts such as Chivi, Mwenezi and Chiredzi were the worst affected by the floods that also destroyed homes, roads, bridges and power lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabinet Takes Action On Machete Murders

[The Herald] Cabinet has set up an inter-ministerial committee comprising Ministries of Home Affairs, State Security, Defence and Mines and Mining Development to deal with resurgent cases of murder using machetes as panners scramble for gold.

[The Herald] Cabinet has set up an inter-ministerial committee comprising Ministries of Home Affairs, State Security, Defence and Mines and Mining Development to deal with resurgent cases of murder using machetes as panners scramble for gold.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament Prepares for Nigerian Visit Over Xenophobia

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament will on Tuesday, 14 March 2017, receive a high level delegation from the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Nigerian Parliament has proposed the visit for the two sister legislative institutions to di…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament will on Tuesday, 14 March 2017, receive a high level delegation from the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. The Nigerian Parliament has proposed the visit for the two sister legislative institutions to discuss matters of mutual interest and to strengthen existing diplomatic relations between the two countries, particularly in the context of recent tensions between certain members of some communities and some foreign nationals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Net1 – Peeling Away the Layers

[Daily Maverick] Given the controversy around Net1, I decided to look at Net1 from an investment analyst’s perspective and to try to understand exactly what Net1 does and how it generates its profits. The company is a bit like an onion, every time you …

[Daily Maverick] Given the controversy around Net1, I decided to look at Net1 from an investment analyst's perspective and to try to understand exactly what Net1 does and how it generates its profits. The company is a bit like an onion, every time you peel away a layer, you uncover something else. I cry when I peel onions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trevor Noah Wins Big At Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards

[News24Wire] South African funnyman Trevor Noah won big at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California, taking home the trophy for Favourite African Star.

[News24Wire] South African funnyman Trevor Noah won big at the 2017 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California, taking home the trophy for Favourite African Star.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Insecurity Grows At Hands of Militias – Kutum Residents, North Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Kassab -Insecurity and the number of attacks have grown at the hands of militias in Kutum locality, following a heavily guarded visit of Sudan’s Vice-President to Kutum last January.

[Radio Dabanga] Kutum / Kassab -Insecurity and the number of attacks have grown at the hands of militias in Kutum locality, following a heavily guarded visit of Sudan's Vice-President to Kutum last January.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Presidential Amnesty Praised in View of Peace Talks

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The African Union and political parties have continued to praise President Al Bashir’s decision to drop the death penalties or release more than 150 rebels, as a move that may bridge the gap between the warring parties in case…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The African Union and political parties have continued to praise President Al Bashir's decision to drop the death penalties or release more than 150 rebels, as a move that may bridge the gap between the warring parties in case stalled peace talks advance.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Tough-Talking Kenyatta ‘Won’t Cry for Votes’ on Coast

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday said the Jubilee government would not beg for the Coastal vote during a rally held at the Tononoka grounds in Mombasa.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta on Sunday said the Jubilee government would not beg for the Coastal vote during a rally held at the Tononoka grounds in Mombasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Search for Ct Girl Still Fruitless 3 Days After Disappearance

[News24Wire] The last two nights have been among the most difficult of his life, Mervin Jacobs said, as searches for his missing 13-year-old daughter Rene Roman continued into Sunday night.

[News24Wire] The last two nights have been among the most difficult of his life, Mervin Jacobs said, as searches for his missing 13-year-old daughter Rene Roman continued into Sunday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Church Worries Over Slow Pace of Climate Action

[The Herald] THE impacts of climate change in Zimbabwe will run deeper should authorities fail to tie-up the National Climate Policy (NCP) quick enough, a new study by the Zimbabwe Council of Churches (ZCC) has warned.

[The Herald] THE impacts of climate change in Zimbabwe will run deeper should authorities fail to tie-up the National Climate Policy (NCP) quick enough, a new study by the Zimbabwe Council of Churches (ZCC) has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe