Tobacco Exports Reach U.S.$615 Million

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has so far exported 135 million kilogrammes of semi processed flue-cured tobacco worth $615 million to various countries, with China being the top buyer. Statistics released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) show …

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has so far exported 135 million kilogrammes of semi processed flue-cured tobacco worth $615 million to various countries, with China being the top buyer. Statistics released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) show a decrease in prices compared to last year, which registered 125 million kilogrammes worth $683 million.TIMB statistics show that China, South Africa, Belgium, Indonesia and United Arab Emirates are among the top buyers of the flue-cured tobacco that is being bought at an

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mob Out Mete Instant Justice

[Namibian] MORE than 1000 residents of Johan Pandeni Consistuency in Okuryangava came out to deliver mob justice after hearing of a case of suspected kidnapping this morning.

[Namibian] MORE than 1000 residents of Johan Pandeni Consistuency in Okuryangava came out to deliver mob justice after hearing of a case of suspected kidnapping this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Communities Shun Child Marriage Research

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare is experiencing challenges in compiling data on child marriage, singling out non-compliance from the target communities.

[New Era] Ongwediva -The Ministry of Gender Equality and Child Welfare is experiencing challenges in compiling data on child marriage, singling out non-compliance from the target communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

The ‘Healing Haven’ for Vulnerable Women

[New Times] Located in Kabeza, a city suburb, it has for many years served as a safe haven for vulnerable women. It is a place that gives these women a second chance to heal from the physical and psychological wounds of gender based violence.

[New Times] Located in Kabeza, a city suburb, it has for many years served as a safe haven for vulnerable women. It is a place that gives these women a second chance to heal from the physical and psychological wounds of gender based violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Eritrean Refugees Protest Political Repression, Religious Persecution

[Ethiopian Herald] Exiled Eritrean political communities and refugees living in Ethiopia staged a rally to protest the harsh political repression and religious persecution in their homeland.

[Ethiopian Herald] Exiled Eritrean political communities and refugees living in Ethiopia staged a rally to protest the harsh political repression and religious persecution in their homeland.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nation to Host 7th International Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Conference

[Ethiopian Herald] The Seventh Annual International Conference on Pulses Oilseeds and Spices slated to be held here in Addis from November 22-23, 2017 with a theme “Africa: The Future Pulses and Oilseeds Supply”.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Seventh Annual International Conference on Pulses Oilseeds and Spices slated to be held here in Addis from November 22-23, 2017 with a theme "Africa: The Future Pulses and Oilseeds Supply".

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

U.S.$15 Million Diamond Plant Expected to Run This Year

[The Herald] Ishemunyoro Chingwere Business Reporter The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company is set to miss its annual target of 2 million carats after delays to the installation of its $15 million, 450-tonnes-per-hour conglomerate processing plant. …

[The Herald] Ishemunyoro Chingwere Business Reporter The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company is set to miss its annual target of 2 million carats after delays to the installation of its $15 million, 450-tonnes-per-hour conglomerate processing plant. The plant, which was due to take off in August, has been deferred by delays in supply, Zimra clearances, foreign currency constraints to pay suppliers as well as the shortage of appropriate steel in the country for civil works. However, the installation is now back on the

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

M’hamed Khadad Affirms to Radio of Algeria ‘SADR Will Be At the EU-AU Summit’

[SPS] Algiers (Algeria) -The Saharawi coordinator with MINURSO, M’hamed Khadad, told Algeria’s National Radio that the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) will be present at the EU-AU Summit, which will take place on November 29 and 30 in the Ivori…

[SPS] Algiers (Algeria) -The Saharawi coordinator with MINURSO, M'hamed Khadad, told Algeria's National Radio that the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) will be present at the EU-AU Summit, which will take place on November 29 and 30 in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Latest Building and Vehicle Data Points to a Prolonged Recession

[Namibia Economist] The latest Namibian vehicle sales statistics show a contraction by 5.4% to 1 100 units in October 2017, while there was a slight increase in building plans approved by the City of Windhoek (101.1% compared to a 52.5% in September.)

[Namibia Economist] The latest Namibian vehicle sales statistics show a contraction by 5.4% to 1 100 units in October 2017, while there was a slight increase in building plans approved by the City of Windhoek (101.1% compared to a 52.5% in September.)

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia