High Noon for Parastatal Bosses

[The Herald] Government has ordered all ministries to immediately craft turnaround strategies in line with its new thrust to retain viable State Enterprises and Parastatals (SEPs) and dissolve those that are inefficient, Chief Secretary to the Office o…

[The Herald] Government has ordered all ministries to immediately craft turnaround strategies in line with its new thrust to retain viable State Enterprises and Parastatals (SEPs) and dissolve those that are inefficient, Chief Secretary to the Office of the President and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Truce Brokered With Hout Bay Protesters – MEC

[News24Wire] A truce has been brokered in Hout Bay’s Hangberg, after days of violent protests, to allow for negotiations, Western Cape Community Safety MEC Dan Plato said on Friday.”I met this morning with the Hangberg community, community leaders and …

[News24Wire] A truce has been brokered in Hout Bay's Hangberg, after days of violent protests, to allow for negotiations, Western Cape Community Safety MEC Dan Plato said on Friday."I met this morning with the Hangberg community, community leaders and the local councillor, following my visit to the community last night," he said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Nash U-20 Tourney Begins

[The Herald] THE National Association of Secondary School Heads Under-20 football tournament takes off today in most of the country’s 10 provinces as they hold their zonal competitions.

[The Herald] THE National Association of Secondary School Heads Under-20 football tournament takes off today in most of the country's 10 provinces as they hold their zonal competitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Equipment Firm Empowers Farmers

[The Herald] AGRICON Equipment yesterday opened a training centre for farmers in Chinhoyi that will provide them with skills and knowledge on how to maximise yields using their highly mechanised equipment.

[The Herald] AGRICON Equipment yesterday opened a training centre for farmers in Chinhoyi that will provide them with skills and knowledge on how to maximise yields using their highly mechanised equipment.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

RDCs Intensify Zanu-PF Campaign

[The Herald] Zanu-PF rural district councillors have intensified efforts to mobilise at least 2,3 million votes for President Mugabe and the ruling party in next year’s harmonised elections.

[The Herald] Zanu-PF rural district councillors have intensified efforts to mobilise at least 2,3 million votes for President Mugabe and the ruling party in next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Africa’s Agric Take-Off to Make Billionaires, From ‘Poor Men’s Fields’

[The Herald] Asked where the next crop of African billionaires will come from, president of the African Development Bank, Nigerian Dr Akinwumi Adesina, without batting an eyelid, declared that they will be farmers.

[The Herald] Asked where the next crop of African billionaires will come from, president of the African Development Bank, Nigerian Dr Akinwumi Adesina, without batting an eyelid, declared that they will be farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Soccer – Suspensions Deal Dembare a Blow

[The Herald] DYNAMOS coach Lloyd Mutasa says the suspension of defender Lincoln Zvasiya and midfielder Tichaona Chipunza is a massive blow for the team ahead of the Harare Derby at Rufaro on Sunday.

[The Herald] DYNAMOS coach Lloyd Mutasa says the suspension of defender Lincoln Zvasiya and midfielder Tichaona Chipunza is a massive blow for the team ahead of the Harare Derby at Rufaro on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sustainable Health Funding Critical

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s health delivery system has been consistently financed by a mixture of funding sources ranging from Government, aid agencies and multilateral organisations, private companies, non-governmental organisations and households (throug…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's health delivery system has been consistently financed by a mixture of funding sources ranging from Government, aid agencies and multilateral organisations, private companies, non-governmental organisations and households (through out-of-pocket payments).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Mugabe Sends Off 49 Students to China

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday hosted a farewell ceremony at State House for 49 students who will be leaving for undergraduate studies in China under the Presidential Scholarship Programme.

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday hosted a farewell ceremony at State House for 49 students who will be leaving for undergraduate studies in China under the Presidential Scholarship Programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe