Are Police Chief Perpetrators of Electoral Fraud?

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has singled out the Zimbabwe Republic Police as the major perpetrators of electoral fraud in the just ended by-election in Mwenezi East.

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has singled out the Zimbabwe Republic Police as the major perpetrators of electoral fraud in the just ended by-election in Mwenezi East.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sport as a Means of Protest – Civil Responsibility or Crossing an Unnecessary Line?

[Daily Maverick] During the annual Two Oceans marathon runners were encouraged to wear black armbands to make a “statement against corruption”. The response to the campaign was mixed. Athletics South Africa reportedly threatened runners and race organi…

[Daily Maverick] During the annual Two Oceans marathon runners were encouraged to wear black armbands to make a "statement against corruption". The response to the campaign was mixed. Athletics South Africa reportedly threatened runners and race organisers with sanctions while others believe sport and politics should not mix. It's a nice thought in principal, but the reality is far more complicated. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Two Shootings in Vicinity of Cape Town Clubs Within Three Hours

[News24Wire] A man was shot dead in a parking lot near a popular Athlone club in the early hours of Monday, just three hours after two others were wounded inside an upmarket Camps Bay club.

[News24Wire] A man was shot dead in a parking lot near a popular Athlone club in the early hours of Monday, just three hours after two others were wounded inside an upmarket Camps Bay club.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Exclusive – Chanchangi Airlines, Nigeria Industrial Court Officials in Alleged Plot to Deny Ex-Pilot’s Dues

[Premium Times] The troubled indigenous airline, Chanchangi, and top officials of the National Industrial Court are at the centre of an alleged conspiracy to deny a retired pilot, Eric Adegbite, 67, his due benefits, several years after serving the com…

[Premium Times] The troubled indigenous airline, Chanchangi, and top officials of the National Industrial Court are at the centre of an alleged conspiracy to deny a retired pilot, Eric Adegbite, 67, his due benefits, several years after serving the company.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Varsity Cup Dream Team 2017 Announced

[News24Wire] Following the final of the 2017 Varsity Cup at the Tuks Stadium on Monday night, Varsity Cup founding member Francois Pienaar announced the 23-man Dream Team to face the Junior Springboks on Tuesday, April 25 at the Danie Craven Stadium in…

[News24Wire] Following the final of the 2017 Varsity Cup at the Tuks Stadium on Monday night, Varsity Cup founding member Francois Pienaar announced the 23-man Dream Team to face the Junior Springboks on Tuesday, April 25 at the Danie Craven Stadium in Stellenbosch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

On Land Issues, ANC Lacks Clarity and Determination

[Daily Maverick] In the current rhetoric of radical economic transformation, land has become a central populist rallying cry. President Jacob Zuma publicly contradicted his parliamentary caucus, reproaching them for not supporting last month’s EFF parl…

[Daily Maverick] In the current rhetoric of radical economic transformation, land has become a central populist rallying cry. President Jacob Zuma publicly contradicted his parliamentary caucus, reproaching them for not supporting last month's EFF parliamentary motion on expropriation without compensation. Then the matter went to the ANC national executive committee (NEC), which decided on a special meeting on land to settle divergent views. But questions must be raised about the governing ANC's track record on land restit

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Golden Arrows’ Phiri Extends Contract

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE international Danny Phiri’s future at South African Premiership club Golden Arrows has been secured after the club exercised the prerogative they had of the first option over the player.

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE international Danny Phiri's future at South African Premiership club Golden Arrows has been secured after the club exercised the prerogative they had of the first option over the player.

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Central Bank Must Ensure Tobacco Farmers Get Cash

[The Herald] Obert Chifamba -I understand a recent demonstration was over banks’ refusal to allow them cash withdrawals of up to $1 000 as proclaimed by a tripartite agreement involving Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), Tobacco Industry and Marketing Boa…

[The Herald] Obert Chifamba -I understand a recent demonstration was over banks' refusal to allow them cash withdrawals of up to $1 000 as proclaimed by a tripartite agreement involving Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ), Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) and the Zimbabwe Tobacco Association (ZTA), which authorised withdrawals of $1 000 for initial sales and $500 for subsequent ones.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

First Lady Evictees Seek SADC Intervention – Report

[News24Wire] More than 100 families, who are being evicted from their farm homes by Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe, have urged the Southern African Development Community to intervene, a report on Monday said.

[News24Wire] More than 100 families, who are being evicted from their farm homes by Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, have urged the Southern African Development Community to intervene, a report on Monday said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe