‘CECAFA to Help Azam Spread Wings’

[Daily News] AFTER a successful stint in the country, Azam Television is looking forward to spread its wings throughout the continent after winning rights to broadcast the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, which kicks off this Sunday in Kenya.

[Daily News] AFTER a successful stint in the country, Azam Television is looking forward to spread its wings throughout the continent after winning rights to broadcast the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup, which kicks off this Sunday in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Miners to Negotiate Wage Rise

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Chamber of Mines and the Associated Mine Workers’ Union of Zimbabwe (Amwuz) are set to meet on Thursday next week to discuss the wage increment for next year, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Chamber of Mines and the Associated Mine Workers' Union of Zimbabwe (Amwuz) are set to meet on Thursday next week to discuss the wage increment for next year, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Football Body Awarded MTN Tax Free Deal

[Zambia Reports] The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) signed the MTN league and national team sponsorship contract valued at over $4.5 million and exempted the South African telecommunication giant from paying Value Added Tax (VAT).

[Zambia Reports] The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) signed the MTN league and national team sponsorship contract valued at over $4.5 million and exempted the South African telecommunication giant from paying Value Added Tax (VAT).

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Oshakati Dismisses Open Market Demonstrators’ Claims

[New Era] Oshakati -Oshakati Town Council has refuted claims levelled against it by angry demonstrators from the Oshakati Open Market, who protested this week against high rentals, dismissing the claims as devoid of any truth.

[New Era] Oshakati -Oshakati Town Council has refuted claims levelled against it by angry demonstrators from the Oshakati Open Market, who protested this week against high rentals, dismissing the claims as devoid of any truth.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Calls for Media Reforms Get Louder

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been urged by media practitioners and activists to prioritise the implementation of long overdue media reforms, the safety and security of journalists while conducting their duties, as well as the…

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been urged by media practitioners and activists to prioritise the implementation of long overdue media reforms, the safety and security of journalists while conducting their duties, as well as the implementation of recommendations of the government-sanctioned Independent Media Panel of Inquiry (Impi) report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tractor Assembly Plant Planned for Brakwater

[New Era] Windhoek -A business delegation from Tabliz in northern Iran yesterday confirmed that a N$150 million tractor assembly plant will be established at Brakwater, on the outskirts of Windhoek.

[New Era] Windhoek -A business delegation from Tabliz in northern Iran yesterday confirmed that a N$150 million tractor assembly plant will be established at Brakwater, on the outskirts of Windhoek.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Joburg’s Agripreneurs Dig for Green Gold On Skyscraper Rooftops

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Johannesburg -The soaring “Chamber of Mines” building in central Johannesburg, a hub for South Africa’s mining industry, is a symbol of a bygone era when pioneers began flocking here in the late 19th century to dig for gold.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Johannesburg -The soaring "Chamber of Mines" building in central Johannesburg, a hub for South Africa's mining industry, is a symbol of a bygone era when pioneers began flocking here in the late 19th century to dig for gold.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa