Fertiliser Firms to Get Revolving Fund

[The Herald] Government through the National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is set to create a revolving fund for local fertiliser manufacturers, which will enable consistent supply of the key agriculture input. Public Service, Labour and Social Welf…

[The Herald] Government through the National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is set to create a revolving fund for local fertiliser manufacturers, which will enable consistent supply of the key agriculture input. Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Minister Prisca Mupfumira told The Herald Business that Government through NSSA would continue funding fertiliser companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Baringo Appeals for Aid and Medics as Malaria Death Toll Raises to 20

[Capital FM] Death toll of Malaria in Tiaty Sub-County has risen to 20 as the Baringo County Governor Stanley Kiptis appeals for urgent relief food and medics to the area.

[Capital FM] Death toll of Malaria in Tiaty Sub-County has risen to 20 as the Baringo County Governor Stanley Kiptis appeals for urgent relief food and medics to the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FCT Police Task Residents, Foreign Nationals On Security

[This Day] Abuja -As Nigerians prepare for the 2017 yuletide season, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command yesterday, urged Abuja residents and foreign nationals residing in the nation’s capital to be security conscious.

[This Day] Abuja -As Nigerians prepare for the 2017 yuletide season, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command yesterday, urged Abuja residents and foreign nationals residing in the nation's capital to be security conscious.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party’s Ngwenya Intensifies Campaign With Football Bonanza

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) aspirant in the forthcoming Lilongwe City South East Constituency by-elections, Reuben Ngwenya over the weekend launched the football bonanza as one way of wooing voters ahead of the October 17 polls.

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) aspirant in the forthcoming Lilongwe City South East Constituency by-elections, Reuben Ngwenya over the weekend launched the football bonanza as one way of wooing voters ahead of the October 17 polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Niger Make History in Kochi

[CAF] History was made in Kochi on Saturday evening as Niger made a winning debut in a FIFA competition with a 1-0 victory over Korea DPR in Group D at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. Salim Abdourahmane was the hero with the only goal of the match.

[CAF] History was made in Kochi on Saturday evening as Niger made a winning debut in a FIFA competition with a 1-0 victory over Korea DPR in Group D at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. Salim Abdourahmane was the hero with the only goal of the match.

source: AllAfrica News: Niger

Iran Find Extra Gear to Beat Guinea

[CAF] Allahyar Sayyad’s hammered long-range opener was the pick of four second-half goals in Goa, as Iran moved to the top of the table after the opening matchday in Group C at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.

[CAF] Allahyar Sayyad's hammered long-range opener was the pick of four second-half goals in Goa, as Iran moved to the top of the table after the opening matchday in Group C at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Guinea

Fire Consumes 60 000 Hectares of Pastures, Vegetation

[The Herald] Over 60 000 hectares of pastures and vegetation have been destroyed by veld fires in Mashonaland East Province since the beginning of the 2017 fire season. In a speech read on his behalf by the director of affairs in his office, Mr Muchemw…

[The Herald] Over 60 000 hectares of pastures and vegetation have been destroyed by veld fires in Mashonaland East Province since the beginning of the 2017 fire season. In a speech read on his behalf by the director of affairs in his office, Mr Muchemwa Mugwisi, in a meeting with the National Ministerial Committee on fire last week, Minister of State for Mashonaland East Provincial Affairs Retired Brigadier-General Ambrose Mutinhiri said veld fires had become a perennial environmental challenge.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Youth League Questions Barclays Deal

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Youth League continues to question the acquisition of Barclays Zimbabwe by a foreign firm, saying this is not in the best economic interests of the country. Reiterating the same point he made at the Youth League national assemb…

[The Herald] The Zanu-PF Youth League continues to question the acquisition of Barclays Zimbabwe by a foreign firm, saying this is not in the best economic interests of the country. Reiterating the same point he made at the Youth League national assembly in the capital on Saturday, the wing's secretary Cde Kudzanai Chipanga told The Herald yesterday that the country was doing itself a major disservice by handing over such an asset to a foreign company. He questioned the conspiracy of silence surrounding the deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe