ODM Supports MPs’ Salary Cut

[Nation] The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has distanced itself from statements made by some of its MPs regarding proposals for new salary structures for MPs.

[Nation] The Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) has distanced itself from statements made by some of its MPs regarding proposals for new salary structures for MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

20-Year-Old Serial Killer Sentenced to Four Life Terms

[SAPS] Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lt General Khombinkosi Jula has welcomed the sentencing of 20-year-old serial killer, Cameron Wilson at the Cape High Court today.

[SAPS] Western Cape Provincial Commissioner, Lt General Khombinkosi Jula has welcomed the sentencing of 20-year-old serial killer, Cameron Wilson at the Cape High Court today.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zuma in Mozambique for Second Bi-National Commission

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Maputo, Mozambique to co-chair the second session of the South Africa-Mozambique Bi-National Commission (BNC) with President Filipe Nyusi, the presidency has said in a statement. The BNC was scheduled fo…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Maputo, Mozambique to co-chair the second session of the South Africa-Mozambique Bi-National Commission (BNC) with President Filipe Nyusi, the presidency has said in a statement. The BNC was scheduled for Friday. "The two Heads of State will take the opportunity presented by the BNC to discuss a wide range of bilateral issues including a review of the status of the bilateral relations, the adoption of strategic interventions to further strengthen the relationship, focus

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Govt Versus Masiyiwa’s Econet – Round Two

[Financial Gazette] The Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) has declared the Econet Group’s pay television service, Kwese TV, illegal and warned the company against providing services without licence.

[Financial Gazette] The Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) has declared the Econet Group's pay television service, Kwese TV, illegal and warned the company against providing services without licence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Race for Speaker’s Post Heats Up

[Nation] The race for top leadership positions in both the National Assembly and Senate has intensified ahead of the convening of the 12th Parliament next week.

[Nation] The race for top leadership positions in both the National Assembly and Senate has intensified ahead of the convening of the 12th Parliament next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drop-Off Points for Polythene Bags as Monday Ban Looms

[Nation] Kenyans with stocks of polythene bags may declare them to the county governments, take them to supermarkets or wait for official communication on alternative drop-off points–but they must dispose of them anyway before the Monday ban.

[Nation] Kenyans with stocks of polythene bags may declare them to the county governments, take them to supermarkets or wait for official communication on alternative drop-off points--but they must dispose of them anyway before the Monday ban.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Can U.S.$400 Million Fresh Capital Revive National Railways?

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has been operating below capacity for years largely because of an obsolete railway system, lack of capitalisation and skills flight among many other reasons. The parastatal has now partnere…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has been operating below capacity for years largely because of an obsolete railway system, lack of capitalisation and skills flight among many other reasons. The parastatal has now partnered Transnet and Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG) which will invest US$400 million after winning the NRZ recapitalisation tender. Zimbabwe Independent reporter Hazel Ndebele (HN) caught up with NRZ board chair Larry Mavima (LM) to speak about the deal and the parastat

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe