The Ugly, Beauty of 2017 Pageants

[The Herald] As we celebrate New Year today, it is always good to look back at the year gone by and revisit some of its highlights. In the arts sector, pageants are among events that bring people from all walks of life together. Beauty pageants were he…

[The Herald] As we celebrate New Year today, it is always good to look back at the year gone by and revisit some of its highlights. In the arts sector, pageants are among events that bring people from all walks of life together. Beauty pageants were held throughout the country highlighting the good looks and talents of their contestants.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sudanese MPs ‘Will Protest 2018 Budget in Parliament’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -An alliance of Sudanese Members of Parliament voiced threats to start a sit-in in parliament after a majority of 44 MPs approved the draft budget for 2018 on Sunday. The budget has so far been criticised by Sudanese financial …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -An alliance of Sudanese Members of Parliament voiced threats to start a sit-in in parliament after a majority of 44 MPs approved the draft budget for 2018 on Sunday. The budget has so far been criticised by Sudanese financial experts and opposition.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Zimunya Goads Ex-Players to Action

[The Herald] Veteran football administrator Francis Zimunya was yesterday back to his familiar rhetoric — that of claiming that only former players had the capacity to help lift the Warriors back into the top 100 on the FIFA rankings.

[The Herald] Veteran football administrator Francis Zimunya was yesterday back to his familiar rhetoric -- that of claiming that only former players had the capacity to help lift the Warriors back into the top 100 on the FIFA rankings.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Parallel Market Driving Price Increases’

[The Herald] Most businesses that produce or import basic products are struggling to obtain foreign currency under the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe priority list, forcing importers to resort to parallel markets, where they get it at steep premiums, now dri…

[The Herald] Most businesses that produce or import basic products are struggling to obtain foreign currency under the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe priority list, forcing importers to resort to parallel markets, where they get it at steep premiums, now driving the spate of price increases.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Factors Which Allegedly Fueled ‘Underworld’ Murders Detailed in Court

[News24Wire] A spat which started out over demands for VIP seating at a nightclub and an altercation between two men led to two killings linked to underworld activities.

[News24Wire] A spat which started out over demands for VIP seating at a nightclub and an altercation between two men led to two killings linked to underworld activities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Tours Montrose Studios

[The Herald] PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday toured the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) Montrose Studios in Bulawayo and said he was impressed with the progress made towards digitisation. The broadcasting station is at an advanced stage …

[The Herald] PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa yesterday toured the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC) Montrose Studios in Bulawayo and said he was impressed with the progress made towards digitisation. The broadcasting station is at an advanced stage of being upgraded as part of the digitisation programme to achieve universal television and radio coverage. President Mnangagwa toured Montrose Studios with senior Government officials and Broadcasting Authority of Zimbabwe (BAZ) officials after attending the National Tha

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Kill Two in Tete Shoot-Out

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Monday morning shot dead two of three armed robbers who were attempting to kill the owner of a shop in Mutarara district, in the western province of Tete.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican police on Monday morning shot dead two of three armed robbers who were attempting to kill the owner of a shop in Mutarara district, in the western province of Tete.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique