U.S. Fails to Locate Continent’s Question, Again

[The Herald] The election of United States president Donald Trump was greeted with cautious pragmatism by a majority of African states, since he had failed to enunciate his Africa policy while campaigning. Six months on, we are beginning to understand …

[The Herald] The election of United States president Donald Trump was greeted with cautious pragmatism by a majority of African states, since he had failed to enunciate his Africa policy while campaigning. Six months on, we are beginning to understand how the Trump administration views Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Challenges Await ZIFF’s 20th Edition

[Daily News] Many questions went through Fabrizio Colombo’s mind, before the actual opening of this year’s Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), earlier this month. He was used to feeling some kind of pressure, at this juncture in previous episo…

[Daily News] Many questions went through Fabrizio Colombo's mind, before the actual opening of this year's Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF), earlier this month. He was used to feeling some kind of pressure, at this juncture in previous episodes, when he held the position of Assistant Festival Director.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Has Paid U.S.$134 Million to Evicted White Farmers – Report

[New Zimbabwe] Government has so far paid $134 million in compensation to white farmers who lost their properties during the land grab programme, said Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa.

[New Zimbabwe] Government has so far paid $134 million in compensation to white farmers who lost their properties during the land grab programme, said Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Victims of Anti-Regime Riots Remembered

[Nyasa Times] Civil Society organisations on Thursday led commemorations of July 20 massacre when 20 people were mercilessly gunned down in anti-government protests of the previous Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) regime under late president Bingu wa…

[Nyasa Times] Civil Society organisations on Thursday led commemorations of July 20 massacre when 20 people were mercilessly gunned down in anti-government protests of the previous Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) regime under late president Bingu wa Mutharika six years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Freeze On Wages Stays, Mugabe’s Office to Decide Way Forward

[New Zimbabwe] Civil servants will have to wait for an unspecified period before they get a salary increase from the cash strapped government which is working on a remuneration framework being coordinated by the Office of the President and Cabinet.

[New Zimbabwe] Civil servants will have to wait for an unspecified period before they get a salary increase from the cash strapped government which is working on a remuneration framework being coordinated by the Office of the President and Cabinet.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Don’t Shelve Ideas for Another Day, Alibaba Founder Says

[Nation] Jack Ma, e-commerce magnate and owner of Alibaba Group Holding, a company that facilitates trade via the Web had a resounding message when he spoke at the University of Nairobi students on Thursday: “Stop procrastinating on business ideas!”

[Nation] Jack Ma, e-commerce magnate and owner of Alibaba Group Holding, a company that facilitates trade via the Web had a resounding message when he spoke at the University of Nairobi students on Thursday: "Stop procrastinating on business ideas!"

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Opposition’s Dabengwa Bemoans Tsvangirai ‘Dictatorship’

[The Herald] Prospects of a coalition of opposition parties that was being touted as a tonic to unseat Zanu-PF in next year’s elections are fading amid revelations by ZAPU president Dr Dumiso Dabengwa yesterday that MDC-T was negotiating in bad faith.

[The Herald] Prospects of a coalition of opposition parties that was being touted as a tonic to unseat Zanu-PF in next year's elections are fading amid revelations by ZAPU president Dr Dumiso Dabengwa yesterday that MDC-T was negotiating in bad faith.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Local Musicians in Unionism Conference

[Nyasa Times] In a quest to familiarize musicians with how works of their union, the Musicians union of Malawi (MUM) is holding a two-day conference for its central chapter in Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] In a quest to familiarize musicians with how works of their union, the Musicians union of Malawi (MUM) is holding a two-day conference for its central chapter in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi