Soyabean Imports Hit U.S. $200 Million Annually

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE is losing $200 million through soya beans imports every year and depriving the country of the much-needed foreign currency. In an interview on Tuesday, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development (Crop…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE is losing $200 million through soya beans imports every year and depriving the country of the much-needed foreign currency. In an interview on Tuesday, Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development (Cropping) Davis Marapira said Government will give 10kg of soyabean seed to each farmer under the Presidential Inputs Scheme so that the country does not lose money on imports. He said Government wants to stop importing soyabeans, hence the support for farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe ‘Used Underwear’ Journalist Released On Bail

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -A freelance journalist arrested Monday over a story claiming that First Lady Grace Mugabe donated used underwear has been freed on $200 bail by Mutare magistrate Sekai Chiwundura.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -A freelance journalist arrested Monday over a story claiming that First Lady Grace Mugabe donated used underwear has been freed on $200 bail by Mutare magistrate Sekai Chiwundura.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Carter Centre Urges Jubilee, Opposition to Cooperate With IEBC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Carter Centre Election Observation Mission is urging Jubilee Party and the National Super Alliance to cooperate with the electoral commission and reach consensus on changes necessary for the conduct of the fresh presidential e…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Carter Centre Election Observation Mission is urging Jubilee Party and the National Super Alliance to cooperate with the electoral commission and reach consensus on changes necessary for the conduct of the fresh presidential election in line with the Supreme Court orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lungu Takes Break From Attending Traditional Ceremonies

[Zambia Reports] The politics of traditional ceremonies took another dimension with President Edgar Lungu saying he not attend any more because they are proving to be highly divisive.

[Zambia Reports] The politics of traditional ceremonies took another dimension with President Edgar Lungu saying he not attend any more because they are proving to be highly divisive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

VP Mphoko’s Attack on Anti-Graft Body Inappropriate – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T has condemned vice president Phelekezela Mphoko’s the attack on the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC), describing it as inappropriate for such a highly ranked government official.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T has condemned vice president Phelekezela Mphoko's the attack on the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC), describing it as inappropriate for such a highly ranked government official.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe