Mzembi’s UNWTO Bid Under Threat From Seychelles

[The Herald] Former Seychelles Tourism head, Mr Alain St Ange has come under fire for violating diplomatic etiquette in his desperate bid to counter Dr Walter Mzembi as Africa and Sadc’s sole candidate for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation …

[The Herald] Former Seychelles Tourism head, Mr Alain St Ange has come under fire for violating diplomatic etiquette in his desperate bid to counter Dr Walter Mzembi as Africa and Sadc's sole candidate for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation secretary-general set for May. Dr Mzembi, who is Zimbabwe's Tourism and Hospitality Minister is currently drumming up support from other countries and regions after he was endorsed by both Sadc and the AU.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Over 1000 White Ex-Farmers Poverty Stricken, Says Opposition Politician

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Bulawayo Senator Michael Carter has ripped into the Zanu PF sponsored Land Commission Bill for allegedly being racist and impoverishing nearly a thousand former white land owners and their black workers.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Bulawayo Senator Michael Carter has ripped into the Zanu PF sponsored Land Commission Bill for allegedly being racist and impoverishing nearly a thousand former white land owners and their black workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IEBC Could Be Forced to Restart Election Preparations – Chiloba

[Nation] Preparations for the next elections could be thrown into jeopardy because of the ripple effect of the ruling annulling the award of a Sh2.5-billion tender for printing ballot papers, the chief executive of the electoral commission has said.

[Nation] Preparations for the next elections could be thrown into jeopardy because of the ripple effect of the ruling annulling the award of a Sh2.5-billion tender for printing ballot papers, the chief executive of the electoral commission has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sauti Za Busara Gala Ends With a Bang in Zanzibar

[Citizen] Zanzibar -After four days of performances, the Sauti za Busara music festival came to a climax on Sunday night with 10 performances on three different stages in and around Ngome Kongwe.

[Citizen] Zanzibar -After four days of performances, the Sauti za Busara music festival came to a climax on Sunday night with 10 performances on three different stages in and around Ngome Kongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

O’sullivan to Bring Urgent Court Application After Arrest

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O’Sullivan is expected to bring an urgent application in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday night, to be released after he was arrested earlier.

[News24Wire] Forensic investigator Paul O'Sullivan is expected to bring an urgent application in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday night, to be released after he was arrested earlier.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sports Minister Challenges Cricket’s ‘Whipping Boys’

[The Herald] Sport and Recreation Minister Makhosini Hlongwane has challenged the Zimbabwe cricket team to shrug off the whipping boys tag when they host Afghanistan in the One Day International Series starting this week. The teams clash in five One-Da…

[The Herald] Sport and Recreation Minister Makhosini Hlongwane has challenged the Zimbabwe cricket team to shrug off the whipping boys tag when they host Afghanistan in the One Day International Series starting this week. The teams clash in five One-Dayers at Harare Sports Club starting on Thursday. Interestingly, Afghanistan have dominated the meetings between the two sides ever since they started playing against the big boys.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Making Million-to-One Chances Work

[The Herald] Ronald Reagan, the film star turned president, wanted to make America supreme in space. He must have been dreaming about a kind of Star Wars or War of the Worlds. Many things seem impossible until someone tries them. As with many things th…

[The Herald] Ronald Reagan, the film star turned president, wanted to make America supreme in space. He must have been dreaming about a kind of Star Wars or War of the Worlds. Many things seem impossible until someone tries them. As with many things that we now take for granted, it all started as a speculative literature project - as Sci-Fi in comics! In the first Star Wars movie, a singer called Jeff Wayne with his War of the World's band, did an iconic song for the movie. The song predated today's digitised beats and

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Engage in Digital Currencies At Your Own Risk – BoU Warns Public

[Monitor] Kampala -The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has today warned the public that has an interest or participating in the emergence of several digital currencies, to do so at their own risk. This comes after a software company OneCoin that owns a digital cr…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has today warned the public that has an interest or participating in the emergence of several digital currencies, to do so at their own risk. This comes after a software company OneCoin that owns a digital crypto-currency opened an office at the Mukwano Arcade in Kampala, promising good returns to Ugandans that want to participate. BoU says that such digital currencies don't receive investor protection or regulatory oversight.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda