AirZim CEO Fired

[Financial Gazette] AIR Zimbabwe (AirZim) chief executive officer (CEO), Ripton Muzenda has been fired from the airline on charges of incompetence after refusing to implement a $2,4 million retrenchment programme as directed by government and the airli…

[Financial Gazette] AIR Zimbabwe (AirZim) chief executive officer (CEO), Ripton Muzenda has been fired from the airline on charges of incompetence after refusing to implement a $2,4 million retrenchment programme as directed by government and the airline's board.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scramble to Save Sanitary Wear Firm

[Financial Gazette] EXECUTIVES at one of the country’s largest sanitary pad producers, which could close within a week without emergency intervention, were last week making frantic efforts to press the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to fa…

[Financial Gazette] EXECUTIVES at one of the country's largest sanitary pad producers, which could close within a week without emergency intervention, were last week making frantic efforts to press the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to facilitate the release of foreign currency for raw material imports.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

2nd National Conference On Natural Resources Announced

[ANGOP] Luanda -A national conference on Angola’s natural resources will be held from 20-30 November this year in Luanda aimed at consolidating dialogue among civil society associations, religious organisations, the Government and the private sector.

[ANGOP] Luanda -A national conference on Angola's natural resources will be held from 20-30 November this year in Luanda aimed at consolidating dialogue among civil society associations, religious organisations, the Government and the private sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

President João Lourenço Leaves for South Africa

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, left in the beginning of this Thursday afternoon for South Africa, in fulfillment of his first official presidential trip abroad since he was sworn in last September 26.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, left in the beginning of this Thursday afternoon for South Africa, in fulfillment of his first official presidential trip abroad since he was sworn in last September 26.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gender and Social Protection Top ICRA Conference Agenda

[ANGOP] Luanda -Matters relating to gender and the role of social educators in the protection of vulnerable communities will dominate the two-day National Conference on Social Education, to be promoted by the Religious Sciences Institute of Angola ICRA).

[ANGOP] Luanda -Matters relating to gender and the role of social educators in the protection of vulnerable communities will dominate the two-day National Conference on Social Education, to be promoted by the Religious Sciences Institute of Angola ICRA).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

After Mugabe, All Eyes Are On Museveni – How Long Can He Cling to Power?

[The Conversation Africa] On 21 November, Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe resigned as president under intense pressure from the military, his own party, and mass protests. The news was celebrated on the streets of Harare and also by pro-democracy ac…

[The Conversation Africa] On 21 November, Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe resigned as president under intense pressure from the military, his own party, and mass protests. The news was celebrated on the streets of Harare and also by pro-democracy activists across the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Catoca Seeks World Diamond Market Lead

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The Angolan diamond prospecting and exploration firm Sociedade Mineira de Catoca is planning to reach a production of eight million karat until December this year, thus gaining the world’s production lead.elin

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The Angolan diamond prospecting and exploration firm Sociedade Mineira de Catoca is planning to reach a production of eight million karat until December this year, thus gaining the world's production lead.elin

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Striking Doctors Won’t Go to Heaven – Priest

[Monitor] Lira -A Catholic priest in Lira District has asked medical practitioners currently striking over salary discrepancy countrywide to call off the strike or they forget going to Heaven.

[Monitor] Lira -A Catholic priest in Lira District has asked medical practitioners currently striking over salary discrepancy countrywide to call off the strike or they forget going to Heaven.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda