Digitilisation of Gacaca Archives to Be Completed By June 2018

[New Times] Work is being fast-tracked to ensure that the ongoing scanning and digitalisation of 63 million copies of Gacaca courts’s archives are completed in June next year.

[New Times] Work is being fast-tracked to ensure that the ongoing scanning and digitalisation of 63 million copies of Gacaca courts's archives are completed in June next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Obsession With Growth Won’t Help South Africa’s Economic Recovery

[The Conversation Africa] Faced with a growing economic crisis, South Africa’s new Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has come up with a 14 point plan to turn the country’s economic fortunes around. Sibonelo Radebe asked Mohammad Amir Anwar to assess the…

[The Conversation Africa] Faced with a growing economic crisis, South Africa's new Finance Minister, Malusi Gigaba, has come up with a 14 point plan to turn the country's economic fortunes around. Sibonelo Radebe asked Mohammad Amir Anwar to assess the plan.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

How Smart Meters Can Save Water in Drought Ridden Cape Town

[The Conversation Africa] The water crisis in South Africa’s Western Cape is cause for grave concern. Authorities are desperately trying to find new water sources, due to consumption not reducing to sustainable targets. In Cape Town and surrounds, user…

[The Conversation Africa] The water crisis in South Africa's Western Cape is cause for grave concern. Authorities are desperately trying to find new water sources, due to consumption not reducing to sustainable targets. In Cape Town and surrounds, users are limited to 87 litres per user per day. Dam levels are hovering around 34%, with around 10% of that not usable. In 2016, the dams were at 60%, and a few years ago at 100% and over at the same time of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zaha Unveils Novel Savings Scheme

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (ZAHA) has implored Zimbabweans to adopt a culture of saving money with the goal of acquiring residential stands and eventually building their own houses.Speaking after touring the Galloway hous…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Amalgamated Housing Association (ZAHA) has implored Zimbabweans to adopt a culture of saving money with the goal of acquiring residential stands and eventually building their own houses.Speaking after touring the Galloway housing project in Norton yesterday, ZAHA director-general Dr Killer Zivhu said they were introducing a programme called "My dollar my stand, my dollar my house", in which people could pool their resources together for the purpose.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kadoma Paper Mill Angling for More Exports

[The Herald] Business Reporters Art Corporation’s paper manufacturing unit, Kadoma Paper Mills (KPM) is angling for more exports into the region to improve from the current 140 tonnes a month, a company official has said.

[The Herald] Business Reporters Art Corporation's paper manufacturing unit, Kadoma Paper Mills (KPM) is angling for more exports into the region to improve from the current 140 tonnes a month, a company official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Exit From Recession Nice If Felt By Ordinary Nigerians, Says Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the real impact of the country exiting recession will be better felt when ordinary Nigerians experience a change in their living conditions.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said that the real impact of the country exiting recession will be better felt when ordinary Nigerians experience a change in their living conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mavedzenge – Loss of a True Public Servant

[The Herald] Ian Scoones Correspondent BLASIO Zivengwa Mavedzenge (better known simply as BZ) has tragically died following a car crash near Mashava. Another terrible loss in the global carnage of road traffic accidents, which claim 1,3 million people …

[The Herald] Ian Scoones Correspondent BLASIO Zivengwa Mavedzenge (better known simply as BZ) has tragically died following a car crash near Mashava. Another terrible loss in the global carnage of road traffic accidents, which claim 1,3 million people each year. And, after Sam Moyo, another brilliant person from our Zimbabwe land research community, robbed from us too early due to others' reckless driving.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Econet Unveils Youth Empowerment Initiative

[The Herald] Business Reporter Zimbabwe’s largest mobile network operator Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (Econet) yesterday unveiled a youth empowerment initiative, Elevate Virtual Agent Programme (Evap), which is expected to create 25 000 jobs in the first …

[The Herald] Business Reporter Zimbabwe's largest mobile network operator Econet Wireless Zimbabwe (Econet) yesterday unveiled a youth empowerment initiative, Elevate Virtual Agent Programme (Evap), which is expected to create 25 000 jobs in the first year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Child Abuse Costs Woman

[The Herald] Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter A HARARE woman has been sentenced to an effective one-and-a-half years in prison for deliberately injuring her brother-in-law’s two-year-old daughter after she forced her to hold a hot sweet potato.

[The Herald] Sheillah Mapani Herald Reporter A HARARE woman has been sentenced to an effective one-and-a-half years in prison for deliberately injuring her brother-in-law's two-year-old daughter after she forced her to hold a hot sweet potato.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe