Jumbo Trust Hosts ‘Dinner Under the Stars’

[The Herald] South Africa-based designer Thembani Mbochwa will continue with his passion to spread environmental conservation message when he joins hands with the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate as well as Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Managem…

[The Herald] South Africa-based designer Thembani Mbochwa will continue with his passion to spread environmental conservation message when he joins hands with the Ministry of Environment, Water and Climate as well as Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority for a campaign centred on elephants. Through the Afro Jumbo Trust, Mubochwa and his partners will on June 14 work with the ministry and the authority to host a fundraising dinner for the campaign to raise awareness about elephants.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Govt Addresses Concerns Raised During Conference’

[Nyasa Times] Government says it will soon address concerns raised by stakeholders during the ongoing Public Affairs Committee (PAC) 5+1 All-Inclusive Stakeholders conference in Blantyre.

[Nyasa Times] Government says it will soon address concerns raised by stakeholders during the ongoing Public Affairs Committee (PAC) 5+1 All-Inclusive Stakeholders conference in Blantyre.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Bus Accident Survivors Accuse Driver of Speeding

[The Herald] The driver of the 69-seater King Lion bus which killed 43 people mostly cross border traders and injured 31 others on Wednesday night was reportedly speeding despite pleas from passengers to exercise caution. The driver, whose name could n…

[The Herald] The driver of the 69-seater King Lion bus which killed 43 people mostly cross border traders and injured 31 others on Wednesday night was reportedly speeding despite pleas from passengers to exercise caution. The driver, whose name could not be established at the time of going to print, also died in the horror crash at the 257 km peg on the Harare-Chirundu highway.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hichilema’s Treason Trial ‘A Political Witch Hunt’ – Maimane

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has described Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema’s treason trial as “a political witch hunt by an increasingly threatened President [Edgar] Lungu”.

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has described Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema's treason trial as "a political witch hunt by an increasingly threatened President [Edgar] Lungu".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Economists Wish Govt Would Cut Taxes to Spur Growth in 2017/18

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the government is tabling its Budget on Thursday, economists think investment should be scaled up, projects duly implemented, over taxation avoided and spending increased to improve economic growth and enable the citizens to…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the government is tabling its Budget on Thursday, economists think investment should be scaled up, projects duly implemented, over taxation avoided and spending increased to improve economic growth and enable the citizens to enjoy its benefits.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania