Use Recovered Loots for Nigeria’s World Cup Campaign, Senate Urges Buhari

[Guardian] The Senate has joined in the call for Nigeria to ensure a befitting representation of Africa at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia following the Super Eagles’ victory at the Group B of the continent’s qualifying series.

[Guardian] The Senate has joined in the call for Nigeria to ensure a befitting representation of Africa at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia following the Super Eagles' victory at the Group B of the continent's qualifying series.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Wike Vows to Prosecute Those Involved in Mgboshimini Killings

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has vowed to prosecute the perpetrators of Monday killings in Mgbuoshimini community.Members of a rival cult group masterminded the attack in which over 15 people were killed.

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has vowed to prosecute the perpetrators of Monday killings in Mgbuoshimini community.Members of a rival cult group masterminded the attack in which over 15 people were killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

People With Mental Problems to Be Understood in Burundi

[Iwacu] While the world celebrates the Mental Health day on 11 October each year, people suffering from mental disorder and delay in mental development in Burundi are still discriminated.

[Iwacu] While the world celebrates the Mental Health day on 11 October each year, people suffering from mental disorder and delay in mental development in Burundi are still discriminated.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Minister Jeff Radebe Hosts a Service Delivery Imbizo in Ntwane Village

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe will host a service delivery Imbizo in Ntwane Village, Sekhukhune District Municipality in Limpopo Province.

[Govt of SA] Minister in the Presidency for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation and Chairperson of the National Planning Commission, Jeff Radebe will host a service delivery Imbizo in Ntwane Village, Sekhukhune District Municipality in Limpopo Province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Concourt and the Avoidance Doctrine

[The Herald] In this study, a scoping view on the doctrine of avoidance is given. The article identifies five key causes of concern. It provides a legal description of the doctrine, and the approach by the Constitutional Court of Zimbabwe (the Concourt…

[The Herald] In this study, a scoping view on the doctrine of avoidance is given. The article identifies five key causes of concern. It provides a legal description of the doctrine, and the approach by the Constitutional Court of Zimbabwe (the Concourt) with respect to the interpretation, protection and enforcement of the Constitution of Zimbabwe, 2013 ('the Constitution').

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Stanchart Mulls Shutting Small Branches

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s oldest commercial bank, Standard Chartered Bank, is considering shutting down an undisclosed number of its branches in small towns as it moves to contain costs particularly as transactions have largely gone electronic, The Heral…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's oldest commercial bank, Standard Chartered Bank, is considering shutting down an undisclosed number of its branches in small towns as it moves to contain costs particularly as transactions have largely gone electronic, The Herald Business can reveal. Reliable sources said Standard Chartered Bank is targeting branches in small towns where business is low due to various reasons including waning use of the formal banking system.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Explains Cyber Security Ministry Role

[The Herald] The newly-created Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation is a protective portfolio aimed at protecting the nation from cyber threats posed by the abuse of social media, Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba has …

[The Herald] The newly-created Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation is a protective portfolio aimed at protecting the nation from cyber threats posed by the abuse of social media, Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Elections Body’s Registration Blitz Begins On Low Note

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) yesterday rolled out the voter registration blitz for the 2018 elections at most centres countrywide, with most spots recording low turnout. Some of the established centres in Harare had not opened b…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) yesterday rolled out the voter registration blitz for the 2018 elections at most centres countrywide, with most spots recording low turnout. Some of the established centres in Harare had not opened by midday, while rains had affected deployment of ZEC officials in other areas. ZEC chairperson Justice Rita Makarau yesterday said, "We have started the blitz and we are on the ground at most centres. I wasn't aware that in some areas we had not deployed and I will have t

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe