South Africa Minister Pays Beitbridge Border Post Surprise Visit

[The Herald] South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Mr Malusi Gigaba yesterday made a surprise visit to Beitbridge Border Post following reports of dereliction of duty by immigration officers at the port of entry. Mr Gigaba was accompanied by some senior…

[The Herald] South Africa's Home Affairs Minister Mr Malusi Gigaba yesterday made a surprise visit to Beitbridge Border Post following reports of dereliction of duty by immigration officers at the port of entry. Mr Gigaba was accompanied by some senior officials from his ministry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace Mugabe House Arrest Play Rocks Masvingo

[New Zimbabwe] A play which retraces events that culminated in the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe following a military intervention codenamed Operation Restore Legacy has taken Masvingo by storm.

[New Zimbabwe] A play which retraces events that culminated in the resignation of former President Robert Mugabe following a military intervention codenamed Operation Restore Legacy has taken Masvingo by storm.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Raila Odinga Makes Another Dubious Deal

[ISS] The handshake between Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his arch-rival Raila Odinga on the steps of Harambee House – the office of the president – on 9 March has baffled even some of Odinga’s own political allies, let alone observers. After a l…

[ISS] The handshake between Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and his arch-rival Raila Odinga on the steps of Harambee House - the office of the president - on 9 March has baffled even some of Odinga's own political allies, let alone observers. After a long and bitter dispute - dating back to the judicially nullified first presidential elections on 8 August last year, and beyond - the two announced they had made up, were now 'brothers' and would work together to unify a divided nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ramaphosa Makes Noises About Backing Small Business. About Time.

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s new president, Cyril Rampahosa, is promising to free up and propel the country’s small business sector and its natural partner entrepreneurship, a long overdue move that could help the country realise strong eco…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s new president, Cyril Rampahosa, is promising to free up and propel the country’s small business sector and its natural partner entrepreneurship, a long overdue move that could help the country realise strong economic growth.

Electoral Body Commissioners, Staff Undergo Training

[MEC Malawi] Malawi Electoral Commission with financial assistance of European Union Democratic Governance Programme (EU DGP) has organized a three-day training workshop on public finance management for its Commissioners and staff.

[MEC Malawi] Malawi Electoral Commission with financial assistance of European Union Democratic Governance Programme (EU DGP) has organized a three-day training workshop on public finance management for its Commissioners and staff.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Local Designer, Model to Showcase At Global Super Model in Zambia

[Nyasa Times] Malawi well known designer, Chantel Flora Mwamondwe will be showcasing her exquisite designs at this year’s Global Super Model to take place in Zambia from 27 April to 5th May 2018.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi well known designer, Chantel Flora Mwamondwe will be showcasing her exquisite designs at this year's Global Super Model to take place in Zambia from 27 April to 5th May 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Economy is Among the Victims of the Conflict

[Deutsche Welle] Juba -As the armed conflict rages on, South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir is looking for ways to revive the economy. The solution he came up with was to replace the finance minister. But will that help?

[Deutsche Welle] Juba -As the armed conflict rages on, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir is looking for ways to revive the economy. The solution he came up with was to replace the finance minister. But will that help?

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Mugabe Fights Farm Eviction

[The Herald] Former president Robert Mugabe, who was kicked-out of a mineral rich farm in Mazowe early this year, is not letting go and is fighting to regain the farm after the High Court granted him an order for his case to be heard on an urgent basis.

[The Herald] Former president Robert Mugabe, who was kicked-out of a mineral rich farm in Mazowe early this year, is not letting go and is fighting to regain the farm after the High Court granted him an order for his case to be heard on an urgent basis.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Give Mnangagwa Enough Time to Deliver, Says Outgoing U.S. Envoy

[New Zimbabwe] The out-going US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas Jr says President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government needs enough time to deal with political and socio-economic challenges affecting the country.

[New Zimbabwe] The out-going US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas Jr says President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government needs enough time to deal with political and socio-economic challenges affecting the country.