Stock Exchange Turnover Down 15% in 2016

[Zimbabwe Independent] The value of shares that exchanged hands on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) was down 15% in 2016 to $193 912 389, despite a late rally in the last quarter of the year, latest data shows.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The value of shares that exchanged hands on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) was down 15% in 2016 to $193 912 389, despite a late rally in the last quarter of the year, latest data shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Suspect Arrested for Hijacked Vehicle in Empangeni Area

[SAPS] Today, 5 January 2017 at about 01:00 the Empangeni detectives were on duty doing raiding their wanted suspects at Macekane area outside Empangeni. The members were following up information about the whereabouts of their suspects which led them t…

[SAPS] Today, 5 January 2017 at about 01:00 the Empangeni detectives were on duty doing raiding their wanted suspects at Macekane area outside Empangeni. The members were following up information about the whereabouts of their suspects which led them to a homestead in the area. They searched the said homestead and their two wanted suspects were arrested for assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Private Sector Must Drive Agric Funding – Govt

[The Herald] Conrad Mwanawashe -Zimbabwe’s private sector has come up with a number of initiatives, including financing mechanisms, to support Government’s efforts to ensure food sufficiency in the country.

[The Herald] Conrad Mwanawashe -Zimbabwe's private sector has come up with a number of initiatives, including financing mechanisms, to support Government's efforts to ensure food sufficiency in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Suspects Arrested for Business Robbery in Khayelitsha

[SAPS] Yesterday at about 13:30, five armed suspects perpetrated a robbery at a shop in C Block, Site C, Khayelitsha and fled the scene with cash, airtime vouchers and cigarettes. Our investigation into the circumstances of the robbery resulted in the …

[SAPS] Yesterday at about 13:30, five armed suspects perpetrated a robbery at a shop in C Block, Site C, Khayelitsha and fled the scene with cash, airtime vouchers and cigarettes. Our investigation into the circumstances of the robbery resulted in the arrest of the five suspects shortly after the incident. The suspects led police to the supplier of the firearm and he was arrested for being in possession of a prohibited firearm. The six suspects, aged between 18 and 27, will appear in court on they have been charg

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Swift Arrest of Bakery Truck Robber

[SAPS] Yesterday morning, 4 January 2017, the driver of a bakery truck and his co-driver were travelling in the Esidakeni area of Ezakheni. Two men one of which was armed and wearing a balaclava came onto the roadway. The driver sensed that they were a…

[SAPS] Yesterday morning, 4 January 2017, the driver of a bakery truck and his co-driver were travelling in the Esidakeni area of Ezakheni. Two men one of which was armed and wearing a balaclava came onto the roadway. The driver sensed that they were about to be robbed and stopped the truck. They alighted from the truck while screaming for help. Their screams raised the alarm and caused the suspects to flee. A quick response from members from the Newcastle public Order Policing Unit resulted in the armed suspect

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Bus Owner Duped of U.S.$3000 in Remand Prison

[The Herald] Fungai Lupande -FIRST Class Bus Company owner, Simbarashe Gibson, was allegedly duped of $3 000 in a botched business deal with a fellow inmate at Harare Central Remand Prison.

[The Herald] Fungai Lupande -FIRST Class Bus Company owner, Simbarashe Gibson, was allegedly duped of $3 000 in a botched business deal with a fellow inmate at Harare Central Remand Prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chinese Site Publishes First Pic of ‘Zim Elephants’ in Concrete Enclosure

[News24Wire] This is the grim concrete enclosure that’s now home for some of the latest batch of elephants shipped from Zimbabwe’s beautiful Hwange National Park to a zoo in China.

[News24Wire] This is the grim concrete enclosure that's now home for some of the latest batch of elephants shipped from Zimbabwe's beautiful Hwange National Park to a zoo in China.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

RBZ Pays U.S.$72,9 Million in Incentives

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says it has to date paid $72,9 million as incentives to exporters, the bulk of which went to gold producers, tobacco farmers and diaspora remittances.

[The Herald] THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says it has to date paid $72,9 million as incentives to exporters, the bulk of which went to gold producers, tobacco farmers and diaspora remittances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Liberia Lauds Outgoing Swedish Ambassador, for Accomplishments – Bids Her Farewell

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Her Excellency, Lena Nordström for the many accomplishments during her tenure here in Liberia, especially in the areas of agriculture, education, gender, economic cooperation, security sector, SDGs and bided her farewell.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has lauded outgoing Swedish Ambassador to Liberia, Her Excellency, Lena Nordström for the many accomplishments during her tenure here in Liberia, especially in the areas of agriculture, education, gender, economic cooperation, security sector, SDGs and bided her farewell.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia