Diaspora Couple Builds Boarding School

[New Zimbabwe] Nearly a decade after losing his teaching job to a long illness, Maxwell Kambamba can now afford to smile. He has secured a job as cement mixer at a boarding school under construction in Mashonaland Central Province.

[New Zimbabwe] Nearly a decade after losing his teaching job to a long illness, Maxwell Kambamba can now afford to smile. He has secured a job as cement mixer at a boarding school under construction in Mashonaland Central Province.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Coffee Farmers Reject New Rules

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -Coffee processing factory owners in Bukomansimbi District have opposed the new rules and regulations issued by the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), saying they are not realistic.

[Monitor] Bukomansimbi -Coffee processing factory owners in Bukomansimbi District have opposed the new rules and regulations issued by the Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), saying they are not realistic.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

City Market To Get Facelift; New Four Storey Building Coming – Minister

City Market will be razed for a modern multi-floor market with a ground floor bus station to be built, says local government minister Vincent Mwale. Mwale says it will take 12 months to put up the new structure. The cost … Continued

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City Market will be razed for a modern multi-floor market with a ground floor bus station to be built, says local government minister Vincent Mwale. Mwale says it will take 12 months to put up the new structure. The cost of the new market is estimated at $20 million dollars. Mwale says the new market will accommodate 20,000 marketeers as opposed to 4,000 at the gutted one. It will be a four storey building. According to Mwale, traders will now be taken to a temporal trading area along Lumumba Road and in Soweto Market. He says the temporal structures will take 6 weeks to construct. Technicians are now working on City Market to make it accessible to traders who need to retrieve their materials. The new market will also be installed with a CCTV surveillance. Mwale also announced in parliament that government has procured 42 fire tenders with 16 already in Zambia. The post City Market To Get Facelift; New Four Storey Building Coming – Minister appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Spotlight On PDP As Supreme Court Decides Authentic Leader

[Premium Times] The battle for leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party will end on Wednesday as the Supreme Court has fixed July 12 to rule on who the true leader of the party is.

[Premium Times] The battle for leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party will end on Wednesday as the Supreme Court has fixed July 12 to rule on who the true leader of the party is.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Sending Money to Tanzania From UK ‘Most Costly in East Africa’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Sending money to Tanzania is the most expensive in the Eastern and Southern Africa, a London based consultancy organisation, Developing Markets Associates (DMA) June global report shows.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Sending money to Tanzania is the most expensive in the Eastern and Southern Africa, a London based consultancy organisation, Developing Markets Associates (DMA) June global report shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Airtel’s Initial Offering Pegged At U.S.$1,1 Million

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Airtel Tanzania is expected to raise about Sh25 billion through its planned initial public offering (IPO), The Citizen understands. However, this is way below expectations given that the company commands a 26 per cent subscript…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Airtel Tanzania is expected to raise about Sh25 billion through its planned initial public offering (IPO), The Citizen understands. However, this is way below expectations given that the company commands a 26 per cent subscription market share, just six per cent less than the market leader, Vodacom Tanzania. It was thus expected that the Airtel IPO would have been pegged at hundreds of billions of shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Mobile 360’ Telecom Conference Kicks Off in Dar

[Citizen] Vice President Samia Suluhu on Tuesday launched a-three day 2017 Mobile 360 Series Africa conference, which brings together mobile operators from different corners of the globe.

[Citizen] Vice President Samia Suluhu on Tuesday launched a-three day 2017 Mobile 360 Series Africa conference, which brings together mobile operators from different corners of the globe.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania