Runaway Akombe Returns to Work at UN, But on a Condition

[Nairobi News] Former IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe returned to work at United Nations Headquarters in New York City two weeks after she resigned from the electoral agency.

[Nairobi News] Former IEBC commissioner Roselyn Akombe returned to work at United Nations Headquarters in New York City two weeks after she resigned from the electoral agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parliamentary Committee Delays Discussion on Ex Public Protector’s Recommendations

[News24Wire] The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has postponed a discussion on a review of the Executive Members Ethics Act, as prescribed in the Public Protector’s State of Capture report.

[News24Wire] The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services has postponed a discussion on a review of the Executive Members Ethics Act, as prescribed in the Public Protector's State of Capture report.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Win-Win Approach Needed On Tax Evasion

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is experiencing economic challenges that include deindustrialisation, disinvestment, unemployment and foreign currency shortages among other things that are causing serious headaches to national economic planners. Big companies ar…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is experiencing economic challenges that include deindustrialisation, disinvestment, unemployment and foreign currency shortages among other things that are causing serious headaches to national economic planners. Big companies are spending time queueing for foreign currency at the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, while others that see the wait too long, have resorted to buying the foreign currency on the unofficial market. Yes, the money is expensive and this is threatening to choke industry if monetary

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two People Arrested in Nsanje for Peddling Blood Sucking Rumors

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -Police in Nsanje have arrested two people for suspecting them to have been spreading rumours on blood sucking in the district, Malawi News Agency has established.

[Malawi News Agency] Nsanje -Police in Nsanje have arrested two people for suspecting them to have been spreading rumours on blood sucking in the district, Malawi News Agency has established.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Malawian to Launch Flames TV in the UK

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -A Malawian entrepreneur Charles Kachitsa based in Manchester in the United Kingdom (UK) is set to launch Flames Television (Flames TV) which is an attempt to put Malawi on the world map, it has been established.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -A Malawian entrepreneur Charles Kachitsa based in Manchester in the United Kingdom (UK) is set to launch Flames Television (Flames TV) which is an attempt to put Malawi on the world map, it has been established.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Harare Gets U.S.$26 Million for Roads

[The Herald] Harare City Council has received $26 million from Government’s Emergency Rehabilitation Fund to ensure that roads are repaired before the onset of the rainy season. According to recent ordinary council minutes, Acting Town Clerk Mrs Joseph…

[The Herald] Harare City Council has received $26 million from Government's Emergency Rehabilitation Fund to ensure that roads are repaired before the onset of the rainy season. According to recent ordinary council minutes, Acting Town Clerk Mrs Josephine Ncube told councillors that so far $6 million has been used in road maintenance. "The Acting Town Clerk advised that the programme was being funded by the Emergency Rehabilitation Fund and City of Harare had been awarded $26 million, and so far, $6 million had been us

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

World Bank Hails Reforms in Business Environment

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has been ranked 110th on the ease of doing business index, up from 133, World Bank Doing Business 2018 Report has revealed as Minister of Agriculture, Irrigatuon and Water Development, Jospeh Mwanamvekha has assured government will…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi has been ranked 110th on the ease of doing business index, up from 133, World Bank Doing Business 2018 Report has revealed as Minister of Agriculture, Irrigatuon and Water Development, Jospeh Mwanamvekha has assured government will sustsain the gains and push for more reforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Unruly MPs Force Parliament to Abort Sitting

[The Herald] THE National Assembly had to prematurely adjourn yesterday after some unruly Members of Parliament disrupted the smooth flow of business in the august House during debate on their welfare. Chaos reigned supreme in the chamber as MPs demand…

[The Herald] THE National Assembly had to prematurely adjourn yesterday after some unruly Members of Parliament disrupted the smooth flow of business in the august House during debate on their welfare. Chaos reigned supreme in the chamber as MPs demanded to know when their sitting allowances and Constituency Development Fund (CDF) will be disbursed. They also demanded to know who the leader of Government business in the House was, especially following the appointment of Retired Major-General Happyton Bonyongwe as the n

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Karonga Catholic Diocese Constructs Boarding Secondary School in Nthalire

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -Roman Catholic Bishop for Karonga Diocese, Martin Mtumbuka Tuesday officially opened a boarding secondary school in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Nthalire in Chitipa district constructed to the tune of ?265, 000 (…

[Malawi News Agency] Chitipa -Roman Catholic Bishop for Karonga Diocese, Martin Mtumbuka Tuesday officially opened a boarding secondary school in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Nthalire in Chitipa district constructed to the tune of ?265, 000 (over K223 million).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi