Chipolopolo’s Chilufya Out of Super Eagles Clash

[Zambia Reports] Austria based midfielder Enock Mwepu has joined the Zambia national team camp in Accra Ghana ahead of Saturday’s crucial Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Group B match against Nigeria.

[Zambia Reports] Austria based midfielder Enock Mwepu has joined the Zambia national team camp in Accra Ghana ahead of Saturday's crucial Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Group B match against Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Reduced Tourist Inflows Affect Nyanga Trout Hatchery Business

[The Herald] Reduced tourist inflows to Nyanga National Park and the pricing levels have affected the trout fish business at its hatchery. Trout is a fresh water species that thrives in cool climates, and at a minimum price of $9 a kilogramme, the fish…

[The Herald] Reduced tourist inflows to Nyanga National Park and the pricing levels have affected the trout fish business at its hatchery. Trout is a fresh water species that thrives in cool climates, and at a minimum price of $9 a kilogramme, the fish have potential to yield handsome returns. Trout fishing is also one of the major attractions in the vast Nyanga National Park, but this has not been so due to limited foreign tourist inflows in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ruling Party Threatens Private Media

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has warned the private media to desist from attacking the party and its leadership, saying those misinforming the public by writing falsehoods will be punished. ZANU-PF secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya-Moyo s…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has warned the private media to desist from attacking the party and its leadership, saying those misinforming the public by writing falsehoods will be punished. ZANU-PF secretary for Information and Publicity Cde Simon Khaya-Moyo said such conduct would not be tolerated.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Are Sugarcane Farmers Funding Mujuru?

[The Herald] The Commercial Sugarcane Farmers Association of Zimbabwe has been accused of funding the National People’s Party (NPP) operations, sparking outrage among subscribing members. The association’s executive is alleged to have refused calls by …

[The Herald] The Commercial Sugarcane Farmers Association of Zimbabwe has been accused of funding the National People's Party (NPP) operations, sparking outrage among subscribing members. The association's executive is alleged to have refused calls by members to replace the disgraced former Vice President Dr Joyce Mujuru as their patron when she was expelled from Zanu-PF. Chiredzi West Member of Parliament Cde Darlington Chiwa yesterday said the farmers approached him over the issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition MPs Petition Speaker Over Fire Tenders

[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Party for National Development says it has petitioned Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini to institute an inquiry in the purchase of the 42 fire tenders at US$42 million.

[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Party for National Development says it has petitioned Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini to institute an inquiry in the purchase of the 42 fire tenders at US$42 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mutharika Shies Away From a Scheduled Press Conference

[Nyasa Times] Malawi President Peter Mutharika, who has been under fire from the local media for his prolonged stay in the United States of America after attending this year’s United Nations General Assembly, cancelled his scheduled press conference wh…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi President Peter Mutharika, who has been under fire from the local media for his prolonged stay in the United States of America after attending this year's United Nations General Assembly, cancelled his scheduled press conference which was to take place at Kamuzu Palace on Tuesday to brief journalists on his trip.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Asylum Seekers Fear Being Returned to Zimbabwe

[GroundUp] A Zimbabwean man, Tonderai [not his real name], his wife and three children may soon have to leave South Africa. He has lived in South Africa for over 11 years. The Department Home Affairs has given him 30 days to appeal against its decision.

[GroundUp] A Zimbabwean man, Tonderai [not his real name], his wife and three children may soon have to leave South Africa. He has lived in South Africa for over 11 years. The Department Home Affairs has given him 30 days to appeal against its decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bobi Wine – We Are More Powerful Than We’ve Been Made to Believe

[Independent (Kampala)] In the thick of Uganda’s current political tensions, artists from across Africa and the diaspora have come to Kampala for a “Your Music Your Voice” 2017 event to collaborate and discuss their common goal of advocating for social…

[Independent (Kampala)] In the thick of Uganda's current political tensions, artists from across Africa and the diaspora have come to Kampala for a "Your Music Your Voice" 2017 event to collaborate and discuss their common goal of advocating for social justice in their respective countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Is Magufuli’s Presidency As Bad As His Critics Claim?

[Citizen] There are cries from some quarters that President John Magufuli’s presidency is wanting. Those buying into such charges quote Dr Magufuli, on different occasions, as saying that he wasn’t prepared to become president. This being the argument,…

[Citizen] There are cries from some quarters that President John Magufuli's presidency is wanting. Those buying into such charges quote Dr Magufuli, on different occasions, as saying that he wasn't prepared to become president. This being the argument, let's see if it is logical or just politicking.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania