What Goes Around, Comes Around – Blade Nzimande and Political Karma

[Daily Maverick] It came as no surprise that the axe finally fell on Blade Nzimande. He has made factionalism the culture of the SACP and infected both the ANC and Cosatu with the same, destroying the lives, livelihoods and families of many loyal SACP,…

[Daily Maverick] It came as no surprise that the axe finally fell on Blade Nzimande. He has made factionalism the culture of the SACP and infected both the ANC and Cosatu with the same, destroying the lives, livelihoods and families of many loyal SACP, Cosatu and ANC members. It was inevitable that he would fall by the same means.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Harare City in Another Chibuku Final

[The Herald] Martin Vengesayi’s solitary strike made the difference as Harare City laboured to their third Chibuku Super Cup final appearance after edging hosts Bulawayo City at Barbourfields yesterday.

[The Herald] Martin Vengesayi's solitary strike made the difference as Harare City laboured to their third Chibuku Super Cup final appearance after edging hosts Bulawayo City at Barbourfields yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Poor Batting Hand West Indies Advantage

[The Herald] After a wonderful bowling display on the opening day, Zimbabwe went on to put up a pathetic show with the bat to hand the advantage back to the West Indies on Day Two of the first cricket Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday.

[The Herald] After a wonderful bowling display on the opening day, Zimbabwe went on to put up a pathetic show with the bat to hand the advantage back to the West Indies on Day Two of the first cricket Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tanzania’s First Mortgage Finance Company Starts Operations

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s first Housing Finance Company Limited – 1st Housing Finance (Tanzania) Limited – has commenced operations with its paid-up capital currently standing at Sh21.8 billion.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's first Housing Finance Company Limited - 1st Housing Finance (Tanzania) Limited - has commenced operations with its paid-up capital currently standing at Sh21.8 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kilimanjaro Farmers Embrace Vanilla

[Citizen] Moshi -More and more farmers in Kilimanjaro region are embracing cultivation of vanilla, thanks to high producer price compared to coffee, the traditional cash crop in the region.

[Citizen] Moshi -More and more farmers in Kilimanjaro region are embracing cultivation of vanilla, thanks to high producer price compared to coffee, the traditional cash crop in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

BEE – a Conduit for Cabals, Clans, Cliques, Coteries and Crooks?

[Daily Maverick] Not surprisingly, some have cynically referred to BEE as “Black Elite Enrichment” or “Black Elite Entitlement” – a policy devoid of merit and ability was destined to flop at multiple levels, and ultimately in failing to deliver to the …

[Daily Maverick] Not surprisingly, some have cynically referred to BEE as "Black Elite Enrichment" or "Black Elite Entitlement" - a policy devoid of merit and ability was destined to flop at multiple levels, and ultimately in failing to deliver to the poor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Rhino Conservation Approach

[The Herald] Against a background where it has been losing approximately 3 394 rhinos annually to poaching, with one rhino being killed every eight hours, South Africa has taken the lead in a new rhino conservation approach that no one can stop now and…

[The Herald] Against a background where it has been losing approximately 3 394 rhinos annually to poaching, with one rhino being killed every eight hours, South Africa has taken the lead in a new rhino conservation approach that no one can stop now and in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe