Celebrities Pay Tribute to Late Ras Kimono

[Leadership] Reactions have continued to trail the untimely death of iconic Nigerian reggae musician, Ekeleke Elumelu, aka Ras Kimono known for his debut album “Under Pressure,” which was a big hit in the music scene in 1989.

[Leadership] Reactions have continued to trail the untimely death of iconic Nigerian reggae musician, Ekeleke Elumelu, aka Ras Kimono known for his debut album "Under Pressure," which was a big hit in the music scene in 1989.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ugandan Leader Calls for Banning Hoodies, Requiring Tracking of Vehicles

[VOA] Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni on Monday called for banning hooded jackets and requiring tracking devices on all motorized vehicles, following Friday’s murder of a legislator.

[VOA] Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni on Monday called for banning hooded jackets and requiring tracking devices on all motorized vehicles, following Friday's murder of a legislator.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Victims of June 12 Struggle Demand Compensation

[Guardian] Victims of the political struggle during the June 12, 1993 presidential election, which was subsequently annulled, are demanding compensation from the Federal Government.

[Guardian] Victims of the political struggle during the June 12, 1993 presidential election, which was subsequently annulled, are demanding compensation from the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rising Confidence Drives Hotel Occupancy Levels

[The Herald] Occupancy rates for Zimbabwean hotels have risen significantly since beginning of the year on the back of growing confidence in Zimbabwe after President Mnangagwa was sworn into office in November last year. This comes amid growing number …

[The Herald] Occupancy rates for Zimbabwean hotels have risen significantly since beginning of the year on the back of growing confidence in Zimbabwe after President Mnangagwa was sworn into office in November last year. This comes amid growing number of foreign investors stampeding for a "front row seat" to explore opportunities in various sectors of Zimbabwe's economy, encouraged by President Mnangagwa's "Zimbabwe is open for business" mantra since his administration took over the reins late last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Amakhosi Cultural Centre Owes Bulawayo Council U.S.$100,000

[New Zimbabwe] Arts legend Cont Mhlanga has pleaded with the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) to be exempted from paying rates for his renowned Amakhosi Cultural Centre after running a bill of more than $100,000.

[New Zimbabwe] Arts legend Cont Mhlanga has pleaded with the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) to be exempted from paying rates for his renowned Amakhosi Cultural Centre after running a bill of more than $100,000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pressure Mounts As MPs Seek Release of Development Funds

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -While implementation of the 2017/18 budget is on the home stretch, pressure is mounting for the government to release the funds for development projects in full before the end of this month.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -While implementation of the 2017/18 budget is on the home stretch, pressure is mounting for the government to release the funds for development projects in full before the end of this month.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Moyo Headlines Property Forum

[The Herald] Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister, July Moyo is expected to headline the ZimReal Property Investment Conference, which roars to life in Harare tomorrow.

[The Herald] Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister, July Moyo is expected to headline the ZimReal Property Investment Conference, which roars to life in Harare tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe