Agribank Invests U.S.$2,1 Million in Irrigation Schemes

[The Herald] Agribank has invested over $2,1 million into irrigation infrastructure across the country in an effort to improve agriculture productivity and casting the food security net wider. The development is set to increase the size of irrigable la…

[The Herald] Agribank has invested over $2,1 million into irrigation infrastructure across the country in an effort to improve agriculture productivity and casting the food security net wider. The development is set to increase the size of irrigable land as the country moves to produce all crops all year round and combat against drought related hunger.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Samwu Update On Salary Payments At Mopani District Municipality

[COSATU] The South African Municipal Workers’ Union (SAMWU) is pleased to announce that the Mopani District Municipality acceded to our demand for the immediate payment of salaries for workers within the Municipality. We have since confirmed that all e…

[COSATU] The South African Municipal Workers' Union (SAMWU) is pleased to announce that the Mopani District Municipality acceded to our demand for the immediate payment of salaries for workers within the Municipality. We have since confirmed that all employees were paid their monthly salaries on the 27th October albeit 2 days late.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Judge Erred in Sentencing Pistorius, Appeal Court Hears

[News24Wire] Judge Thokozile Masipa failed to put forward substantial and compelling reasons why she deviated from a minimum sentence of 15 years when she sentenced Oscar Pistorius for Reeva Steenkamp’s murder, the Supreme Court of Appeal heard on Friday.

[News24Wire] Judge Thokozile Masipa failed to put forward substantial and compelling reasons why she deviated from a minimum sentence of 15 years when she sentenced Oscar Pistorius for Reeva Steenkamp's murder, the Supreme Court of Appeal heard on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Gospel Artist Hits the Airwaves – Trading As Shekinah

[Nyasa Times] Trading as Shekinah, Gloria Phiri Walusa has released her first gospel album entitled ‘I Worship’ that promises to delight gospel music enthusiasts as well as all those who appreciate good music.

[Nyasa Times] Trading as Shekinah, Gloria Phiri Walusa has released her first gospel album entitled 'I Worship' that promises to delight gospel music enthusiasts as well as all those who appreciate good music.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Are These the IEBC Errors That Could Cost Uhuru a Second Victory?

[Nairobi News] A conglomeration of civil society groups that monitored the October 26 repeat presidential election has faulted the electoral agency for committing errors during vote tallying.

[Nairobi News] A conglomeration of civil society groups that monitored the October 26 repeat presidential election has faulted the electoral agency for committing errors during vote tallying.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Radical Economic Transformation to Alleviate Poverty

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma says for government to completely alleviate poverty, radical economic transformation should be realised to include all citizens in economic participation.

[SAnews.gov.za] President Jacob Zuma says for government to completely alleviate poverty, radical economic transformation should be realised to include all citizens in economic participation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Morocco, Surinam Ink 2017-2021 Road Map to Foster Partnership

[MAP] Rabat -Morocco and the Republic of Surinam inked, Thursday in Rabat, five agreements, including a cooperation program over 2017-2021 that would be a road map to foster a pragmatic and tangible partnership.

[MAP] Rabat -Morocco and the Republic of Surinam inked, Thursday in Rabat, five agreements, including a cooperation program over 2017-2021 that would be a road map to foster a pragmatic and tangible partnership.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Gdeim Izik – 58 Percent of Trial’s Time Was Dedicated to Suspects, Defence, Report

[MAP] Rabat -The Gdeim Izik trial achieved equality in terms of time for debates and parties, given that 58% of the legal time was dedicated to the suspects and their defence, according to a report by the National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) issued…

[MAP] Rabat -The Gdeim Izik trial achieved equality in terms of time for debates and parties, given that 58% of the legal time was dedicated to the suspects and their defence, according to a report by the National Council for Human Rights (CNDH) issued Thursday in Rabat.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco