2018 Polls, SADC Guidelines and the Constitution

[The Herald] To every Zimbabwean citizen who understands the electoral cycles, the thought and spirit of the Constitution, on which the conducting of elections is largely based, nothing is more important than the need to know what the Constitution says…

[The Herald] To every Zimbabwean citizen who understands the electoral cycles, the thought and spirit of the Constitution, on which the conducting of elections is largely based, nothing is more important than the need to know what the Constitution says about human rights and multiparty democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Injured’ Benson Doubtful for World Paralympic Champs

[Namibian] A niggling injury suffered in training has left ‘golden girl’ Johanna Benson fighting a race against time to be fit for next month’s International Paralympic World Championships in London.

[Namibian] A niggling injury suffered in training has left 'golden girl' Johanna Benson fighting a race against time to be fit for next month's International Paralympic World Championships in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Telecoms Regulatory Authority Evaluates Local Data Charges

[The Herald] The Postal and Telecommunications Authority of Zimbabwe is evaluating local data charges and major cost drivers amid indications the cost of data in Zimbabwe is too high.POTRAZ director general Dr Gift Machengete said in an interview that …

[The Herald] The Postal and Telecommunications Authority of Zimbabwe is evaluating local data charges and major cost drivers amid indications the cost of data in Zimbabwe is too high.POTRAZ director general Dr Gift Machengete said in an interview that the ongoing assessment was part of regular exercises by the regulator to ascertain state of the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

City Hosts Road Fund Talks

[The Herald] By 2020, road accidents are expected to be the main cause of deaths globally, while in Zimbabwe on average, five people die and 38 are injured everyday due to road carnage, the Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe has said.Addressing Manical…

[The Herald] By 2020, road accidents are expected to be the main cause of deaths globally, while in Zimbabwe on average, five people die and 38 are injured everyday due to road carnage, the Traffic Safety Council of Zimbabwe has said.Addressing Manicaland stakeholders during the ongoing countrywide consultations on the creation of a national Motor Vehicle Accident Fund recently, the director of transport management in the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development, Mr Allowance Sango, said the accelerated ra

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Farmers Lose Millions to Illegal Traders

[The Herald] A two-tier black market system has emerged outside most Grain Marketing Board (GMB) depots countrywide where grain rejected for moisture content in excess of the accepted 12,5 percent threshold ends up being sold. This has also resulted in…

[The Herald] A two-tier black market system has emerged outside most Grain Marketing Board (GMB) depots countrywide where grain rejected for moisture content in excess of the accepted 12,5 percent threshold ends up being sold. This has also resulted in grain produced under Command Agriculture and the Presidential Inputs Support Scheme being sold on the black market for a song.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition in Search for 2018 Candidates

[New Zimbabwe] THE People’s Democratic Party (PDP) is this weekend set to conduct internal elections to choose parliamentary candidates ahead of next year’s harmonised elections.

[New Zimbabwe] THE People's Democratic Party (PDP) is this weekend set to conduct internal elections to choose parliamentary candidates ahead of next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Money to Rescue SME Bank

[Namibian] The Zimbabwean co-owners of the SME Bank said they do not have money to rescue the scandal-hit bank, industrialisiton minister Immanuel Ngatjizeko said yesterday.

[Namibian] The Zimbabwean co-owners of the SME Bank said they do not have money to rescue the scandal-hit bank, industrialisiton minister Immanuel Ngatjizeko said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Fire Consumes 1,500 Palm Trees in Northern State

[Radio Dabanga] Dongola -More than 1,500 palm trees and at least six water engines have been destroyed in an extensive fire that broke out at Koka near Dongola, capital of Sudan’s Northern State on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Dongola -More than 1,500 palm trees and at least six water engines have been destroyed in an extensive fire that broke out at Koka near Dongola, capital of Sudan's Northern State on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cholera Continues to Spread Along the Nile

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Sudan’s cholera outbreak has expanded to include new areas in Kassala and El Gedaref states. Four people have died and more than 80 have been infected with cholera in New Halfa locality in Kassala state this week.

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Sudan's cholera outbreak has expanded to include new areas in Kassala and El Gedaref states. Four people have died and more than 80 have been infected with cholera in New Halfa locality in Kassala state this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan