Public Disruptions and Intimidation of Journalists – It All Seems So Familiar

[Daily Maverick] The EFF’s behaviour has come to resemble a public degrading ritual so reminiscent of fascist behaviour, followed by sanctimony, fake regret and drawing on senses of victimhood. By ISMAIL LAGARDIEN.

[Daily Maverick] The EFF's behaviour has come to resemble a public degrading ritual so reminiscent of fascist behaviour, followed by sanctimony, fake regret and drawing on senses of victimhood. By ISMAIL LAGARDIEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zimbabwe in Top 4 Investor Targeted States – Poll

[The Herald] Investor confidence towards Zimbabwe has grown positively under the administration of President Mnangagwa, a recent poll by respected US consultancy firm Frontier Strategy Group has revealed. Zimbabwe, the consultancy firm said, had jumped…

[The Herald] Investor confidence towards Zimbabwe has grown positively under the administration of President Mnangagwa, a recent poll by respected US consultancy firm Frontier Strategy Group has revealed. Zimbabwe, the consultancy firm said, had jumped to fourth on the list of countries in Southern Africa where Africa-focused leaders of multinational firms see the best opportunities whereas under the Mugabe administration, Zimbabwe did not feature at all as an investment destination.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dad in the Dock for Allegedly Raping Own Daughter

[The Herald] A Gokwe man has been arrested for allegedly raping his seven-year-old daughter he was temporarily sharing a bedroom with after he moved out of the main bedroom wife following a misunderstanding with his wife. The suspect, who could not be …

[The Herald] A Gokwe man has been arrested for allegedly raping his seven-year-old daughter he was temporarily sharing a bedroom with after he moved out of the main bedroom wife following a misunderstanding with his wife. The suspect, who could not be named to protect the minor, was on Tuesday arraigned before Gokwe magistrate Mr Phillip Maturure facing rape charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Namibia Congratulates Putin On His Victory

[New Era] Windhoek -The Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has congratulated President Vladimir Putin on winning the Russian presidential election with over 75 percent of the vote, joining China that was the first world power to congratulate …

[New Era] Windhoek -The Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah has congratulated President Vladimir Putin on winning the Russian presidential election with over 75 percent of the vote, joining China that was the first world power to congratulate him on the resounding victory, which grants him a six-year mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Now That the Dust Has Settled On the CFTA, It Is Time to Implement

[New Times] Finally, the deal is done. After years of cajoling, convincing and putting matters into perspective on the benefits to be gained by having a single market, Africa’s voice came out loud and clear; working together is more beneficial than goi…

[New Times] Finally, the deal is done. After years of cajoling, convincing and putting matters into perspective on the benefits to be gained by having a single market, Africa's voice came out loud and clear; working together is more beneficial than going it alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

We’ve Nothing to Hide, Elections Body Tells EU

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) yesterday told the European Union election exploratory team that it had nothing to hide and is open to scrutiny before, during and after the harmonised elections. The electoral body also gave the EU …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) yesterday told the European Union election exploratory team that it had nothing to hide and is open to scrutiny before, during and after the harmonised elections. The electoral body also gave the EU team a blow-by-blow account of the Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) system saying it was not living anything to chance to ensure credible elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Turkey Keen to Boost Ties

[The Herald] Turkey is keen to boost bilateral relations with Zimbabwe by striking new deals in various economic sectors, especially energy and power development, Turkey Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Hakan Kivanc has said. Speaking after meeting Energy and…

[The Herald] Turkey is keen to boost bilateral relations with Zimbabwe by striking new deals in various economic sectors, especially energy and power development, Turkey Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Hakan Kivanc has said. Speaking after meeting Energy and Power Development Minister Simon Khaya Moyo, who is also the acting Minister of Information, Media and Broadcasting Services, Ambassador Kivanc said he was exploring other possible areas of cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabs in Hifa 2018 Partnership

[New Zimbabwe] Local building society CABS is partnering the Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) for 2018 and sponsoring the event’s “Opera Gala Night’.

[New Zimbabwe] Local building society CABS is partnering the Harare International Festival of the Arts (HIFA) for 2018 and sponsoring the event's "Opera Gala Night'.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

E-Visas a Victory for Tourism and Job Creation

[DA] The DA’s campaign calling for the introduction of electronic visas to make it easier for tourists to come to South Africa has finally paid off. According to a reply to DA parliamentary question, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) confirmed that …

[DA] The DA's campaign calling for the introduction of electronic visas to make it easier for tourists to come to South Africa has finally paid off. According to a reply to DA parliamentary question, the Department of Home Affairs (DHA) confirmed that the first phase of the e-visa system will be piloted by the 31st of March 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa