Opposition Wary About Likely Extinction If Defeated in 2018

[New Zimbabwe] THE two opposition MDC parties have admitted that defeat in next year’s elections would bring dejection to their followers and likely end the careers of most politicians leading the country’s dominant opposition parties.

[New Zimbabwe] THE two opposition MDC parties have admitted that defeat in next year's elections would bring dejection to their followers and likely end the careers of most politicians leading the country's dominant opposition parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

1972 Hwange Disaster Victims Remembered

[The Herald] Preparations for the 45th commemorations of the Kamandama Mine disaster where more than 427 miners died after an explosion at Number Two Hwange Colliery in 1972 are at an advanced stage, with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa expected to o…

[The Herald] Preparations for the 45th commemorations of the Kamandama Mine disaster where more than 427 miners died after an explosion at Number Two Hwange Colliery in 1972 are at an advanced stage, with Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa expected to officiate at the event. The commemorations will be held in the mining town of Hwange on Tuesday next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Love for Bacon Lands Trio in Court

[The Herald] An undercover security guard nabbed three individuals who were shoplifting at Pick n’ Pay Supermarket in Kamfinsa, Harare. Mercy Machadu (33), Tatenda Dube (26) and Charles Mhlanga (39) stole 10 packets of bacon worth $109.The trio appeare…

[The Herald] An undercover security guard nabbed three individuals who were shoplifting at Pick n' Pay Supermarket in Kamfinsa, Harare. Mercy Machadu (33), Tatenda Dube (26) and Charles Mhlanga (39) stole 10 packets of bacon worth $109.The trio appeared before Harare magistrate Mr Eric Kadye for trial yesterday and were remanded to today. It is alleged that they concealed the packets of bacon under the armpits, inside the trousers and between the legs.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Remain United Through August Polls

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to vote wisely in the August General Election so that the country can continue on the path of prosperity and development.

[Capital FM] Nyeri -President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to vote wisely in the August General Election so that the country can continue on the path of prosperity and development.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

District Commissioner Living in Rented Home As Housing Shortage Bites

[Citizen] Morogoro -Malinyi District is still facing an acute shortage of houses for civil servants as the district commissioner rents a missionary house, it has been learnt.

[Citizen] Morogoro -Malinyi District is still facing an acute shortage of houses for civil servants as the district commissioner rents a missionary house, it has been learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cartels, Interests Almost Killed SGR Project – Official

[Nation] Cartels and interest groups nearly crippled the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), the Chairman of the Kenya Railway Corporation claimed as the country launched the first train on the new track.

[Nation] Cartels and interest groups nearly crippled the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), the Chairman of the Kenya Railway Corporation claimed as the country launched the first train on the new track.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya