Political Will Needed to Act On Auditor-General’s Report

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE latest audit findings by Auditor-General Mildred Chiri paint a picture of a shambolic state of financial management and flagrant disregard for corporate governance principles in state enterprises and parastatals (SEPs).

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE latest audit findings by Auditor-General Mildred Chiri paint a picture of a shambolic state of financial management and flagrant disregard for corporate governance principles in state enterprises and parastatals (SEPs).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Long-Term Economic Planning Important

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zambia recently published its Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP) for the period 2017 to 2021, the successor to the Revised Sixth National Development Plan (RSNDP) following its expiry last year.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zambia recently published its Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP) for the period 2017 to 2021, the successor to the Revised Sixth National Development Plan (RSNDP) following its expiry last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mugabe Powerless to Stop Roadblocks – Opposition

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has called for an inquiry into why the government has failed to reduce the number of roadblocks in the country as indicated by Home Affairs Minister, Ignatius Chombo and his deputy, Obedingw…

[New Zimbabwe] The opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) has called for an inquiry into why the government has failed to reduce the number of roadblocks in the country as indicated by Home Affairs Minister, Ignatius Chombo and his deputy, Obedingwa Mguni.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Catholic Group Condemns Burning of Police Units During Demos

[Nyasa Times] Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) has condemned the practice of destroying or setting a blaze police units whenever there are demonstrations or riots.

[Nyasa Times] Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP) has condemned the practice of destroying or setting a blaze police units whenever there are demonstrations or riots.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mali Study Finds Simple Malaria Intervention Boosts Students’ Performance

[VOA] New research suggests that the ability of children in Africa to perform well in school could be dramatically improved through the provision of basic malaria education and treatment.

[VOA] New research suggests that the ability of children in Africa to perform well in school could be dramatically improved through the provision of basic malaria education and treatment.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Fair Competition Commission Confiscates Goods Worth Sh19 Billion in One Year

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Fair Competition Commission (FCC) confiscated fake and sub-standard goods worth a total of Sh18.67 billion during the entire 2016 calendar year, the Parliament has heard.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Fair Competition Commission (FCC) confiscated fake and sub-standard goods worth a total of Sh18.67 billion during the entire 2016 calendar year, the Parliament has heard.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Reluctant to Sign UN Torture Convention

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe government, which has in the past drawn criticism for its high human rights violations, has been accused of being out of step because of its lack of enthusiasm in signing the United Nations’ Convention Against Torture (CAT).

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe government, which has in the past drawn criticism for its high human rights violations, has been accused of being out of step because of its lack of enthusiasm in signing the United Nations' Convention Against Torture (CAT).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘90% Roads in Bad State’

[The Herald] Over 90 percent of the country’s close to 100 000km of road network are in bad state with an estimated $5,5 billion required for maintenance and rehabilitation, a Road Conditions and Inventory Report has revealed.

[The Herald] Over 90 percent of the country's close to 100 000km of road network are in bad state with an estimated $5,5 billion required for maintenance and rehabilitation, a Road Conditions and Inventory Report has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

There Is Nothing to Learn From Morocco On Regional Integration

[Citizen] I would like to respond to the opinion piece penned by your columnist, Mr Deus Kibamba, in the June 28, 2017 edition of The Citizen under the headline “Morocco offers lessons for regional integration in Africa”, which dwelt on the conflict be…

[Citizen] I would like to respond to the opinion piece penned by your columnist, Mr Deus Kibamba, in the June 28, 2017 edition of The Citizen under the headline "Morocco offers lessons for regional integration in Africa", which dwelt on the conflict between the Saharawi Republic and the Kingdom of Morocco and the north African region (Maghreb).

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco