Mafunga Speaks On AUSC Games

[The Herald] The seventh edition of the African Union Sports Council Region Five Under-20 Youth Games may be over now but chef de mission for Team Zimbabwe in Angola, Chiedza Mafunga reckons there are some lessons that can be drawn from the event for f…

[The Herald] The seventh edition of the African Union Sports Council Region Five Under-20 Youth Games may be over now but chef de mission for Team Zimbabwe in Angola, Chiedza Mafunga reckons there are some lessons that can be drawn from the event for future competitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Officer Injured in Isipingo While Responding to Business Robbery

[SAPS] It is alleged yesterday, 21 December 2016, at approximately 14:00, the members of the Durban K9 Unit responded rapid to a business robbery in progress at Rana Road, Isipingo. Upon arrival at the scene, the members came under fire from the group …

[SAPS] It is alleged yesterday, 21 December 2016, at approximately 14:00, the members of the Durban K9 Unit responded rapid to a business robbery in progress at Rana Road, Isipingo. Upon arrival at the scene, the members came under fire from the group of suspects who were exiting the premises. The members returned fire fatally wounding one of the suspects. The other suspects managed to avert the arrest by fleeing the scene on foot. A 28-year-old police officer stationed at the Durban K9 unit sustained gunshot wou

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Another Nigerian Billionaire Jets in for Potential Investments

[The Herald] Nigerian billionaire Dr Cosmas Maduka jetted into the country yesterday for a church service, but says his eyes are not closed to possible investment opportunities in Zimbabwe.

[The Herald] Nigerian billionaire Dr Cosmas Maduka jetted into the country yesterday for a church service, but says his eyes are not closed to possible investment opportunities in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Getbucks Extends to New Frontiers

[The Herald] Banking and financial services group GetBucks Financial Services Limited, will introduce a new savings account for the small to medium enterprises sector as it expands into the unbanked and encourage a culture of savings. Managing director…

[The Herald] Banking and financial services group GetBucks Financial Services Limited, will introduce a new savings account for the small to medium enterprises sector as it expands into the unbanked and encourage a culture of savings. Managing director Mercy Murevesi told The Herald Business that this was in line with financial services' thrust to tap into the growing SME sector and drive its financial inclusion strategy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Private Sector Will Flourish Under My Govt – President-Elect

[Ghana Govt.] The President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disclosed that his administration will focus on creating the needed atmosphere for the private sector to flourish.

[Ghana Govt.] The President-elect, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has disclosed that his administration will focus on creating the needed atmosphere for the private sector to flourish.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

No Party Is Too Small for 2018 Coalition – Prof Ncube

[The Herald] MDC-N leader Professor Welshman Ncube has called for a grand coalition that is inclusive of all opposition political parties regardless of their status, to challenge President Mugabe in the 2018 harmonised elections.

[The Herald] MDC-N leader Professor Welshman Ncube has called for a grand coalition that is inclusive of all opposition political parties regardless of their status, to challenge President Mugabe in the 2018 harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Jacob Zuma Saddened By Passing of SANDF Soldier in the DRC

[SA Govt] The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, President Jacob Zuma, has expressed deep sadness and extended his heartfelt condolences to the family of South African soldier, Rifleman Moalosi Mokhothu who fell on Monday, 19 December 2016, during…

[SA Govt] The Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, President Jacob Zuma, has expressed deep sadness and extended his heartfelt condolences to the family of South African soldier, Rifleman Moalosi Mokhothu who fell on Monday, 19 December 2016, during a gunfight with rebels in North Kivu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Enough Blood for Festive Season – NBSZ

[The Herald] The National Blood Service of Zimbabwe (NBSZ) says it has enough blood in stock to cope with increased demand associated with road accidents during the festive season.

[The Herald] The National Blood Service of Zimbabwe (NBSZ) says it has enough blood in stock to cope with increased demand associated with road accidents during the festive season.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Novelist Ahmed Naji Released Pending Court Decision On Appeal

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Novelist Ahmed Naji was released from Bulaq police station on Thursday a few days after an Egyptian court suspended his prison sentence on charges of publishing “sexually explicit” excerpts from his novel, lawyer Mokhtar Mounir s…

[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -Novelist Ahmed Naji was released from Bulaq police station on Thursday a few days after an Egyptian court suspended his prison sentence on charges of publishing "sexually explicit" excerpts from his novel, lawyer Mokhtar Mounir said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt