Mugabe Fights Farm Eviction

[The Herald] Former president Robert Mugabe, who was kicked-out of a mineral rich farm in Mazowe early this year, is not letting go and is fighting to regain the farm after the High Court granted him an order for his case to be heard on an urgent basis.

[The Herald] Former president Robert Mugabe, who was kicked-out of a mineral rich farm in Mazowe early this year, is not letting go and is fighting to regain the farm after the High Court granted him an order for his case to be heard on an urgent basis.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Give Mnangagwa Enough Time to Deliver, Says Outgoing U.S. Envoy

[New Zimbabwe] The out-going US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas Jr says President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government needs enough time to deal with political and socio-economic challenges affecting the country.

[New Zimbabwe] The out-going US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Harry K. Thomas Jr says President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government needs enough time to deal with political and socio-economic challenges affecting the country.

Opposition Chair Moyo Ditches Party

[The Herald] MDC-T national chairman Mr Lovemore Moyo yesterday quit both his position and the party citing, among other issues, what he called the unconstitutional power grab by leader Mr Nelson Chamisa. Mr Moyo, an ally of one of the party’s vice pre…

[The Herald] MDC-T national chairman Mr Lovemore Moyo yesterday quit both his position and the party citing, among other issues, what he called the unconstitutional power grab by leader Mr Nelson Chamisa. Mr Moyo, an ally of one of the party's vice presidents Dr Thokozani Khupe, also cited violence that is rocking the party, tribalism and sexism as part of his resignation from the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Magufuli Dissolved NHC Board, Sacked Mchechu

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The chairperson of the Board of Directors of the National Housing Corporation (NHC), Ms Blandina Nyoni, and the entire board were dismissed because they failed to oversee and stop gross misconducts by the management of the Stat…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The chairperson of the Board of Directors of the National Housing Corporation (NHC), Ms Blandina Nyoni, and the entire board were dismissed because they failed to oversee and stop gross misconducts by the management of the State-run real estate agency, The Citizen has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MP Mhone Joins Chess Tournament

[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament for Nkhata Bay Central, Raphael Mhone, has joined one of the Malawi’s great female chess players, Susan Musa Namangale together with renowned Malawian writer and newspaper columnist Stanley Onjezani Kenani, to co-spon…

[Nyasa Times] Member of Parliament for Nkhata Bay Central, Raphael Mhone, has joined one of the Malawi's great female chess players, Susan Musa Namangale together with renowned Malawian writer and newspaper columnist Stanley Onjezani Kenani, to co-sponsor a special tournament for youths to be held in Mzuzu in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

When the Maasai Met the Maori – Kenya Seeks to End Geothermal Land Conflicts

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Olkaria -As the semi-nomadic Maasai of Kenya’s Great Rift Valley prepare to lose more land to a geothermal plant, they hope to win a better deal this time, after meeting the Maori in New Zealand.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Olkaria -As the semi-nomadic Maasai of Kenya's Great Rift Valley prepare to lose more land to a geothermal plant, they hope to win a better deal this time, after meeting the Maori in New Zealand.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Persons On ‘Externalisation’ List Can Still Be Prosecuted

[Zimbabwe Independent] It is submitted that other than just the above-discussed legislative provisions, this declaration presumably signed by those on the list at the time of their various transactions, would constitute another legal basis upon which t…

[Zimbabwe Independent] It is submitted that other than just the above-discussed legislative provisions, this declaration presumably signed by those on the list at the time of their various transactions, would constitute another legal basis upon which they can be charged for contravention of the Exchange Control Act. The Act further provides in Section 5(3) that, a person convicted of an offence in terms of the Act shall be liable to such fine or imprisonment for such period as the court deems fit or to both fine and imprisonment

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Looters to Have Day in Court, Says Finance Minister Chinamasa

[The Herald] All companies and individuals that were recently named by Government for allegedly externalising funds and assets were contacted by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to explain their transactions, but failed and will soon have their day i…

[The Herald] All companies and individuals that were recently named by Government for allegedly externalising funds and assets were contacted by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to explain their transactions, but failed and will soon have their day in court, a Cabinet minister has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe