Musician Mai Patai Resurfaces From Hibernation

[The Herald] Do you still remember the hit “Mazambara” that rocked the local music scene in the early 2000s? The song is off Voice of Prophecy’s 2002 album titled “Rumbidzwai” and Mai Respina Patai did lead vocals with her distinctive sharp voice.

[The Herald] Do you still remember the hit "Mazambara" that rocked the local music scene in the early 2000s? The song is off Voice of Prophecy's 2002 album titled "Rumbidzwai" and Mai Respina Patai did lead vocals with her distinctive sharp voice.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

China Provides U.S.$6 Million to WFP Ethiopia

[Ethiopian Herald] The government of China has provided, Tuesday, six million USD financial supports targeted to provide timely food assistance to drought-hit Ethiopians and refugee communities Ethiopia has been hosting at various sites.

[Ethiopian Herald] The government of China has provided, Tuesday, six million USD financial supports targeted to provide timely food assistance to drought-hit Ethiopians and refugee communities Ethiopia has been hosting at various sites.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Work Round the Clock At GERD Site

[Ethiopian Herald] “It is an awe-inspiring experience to visit the construction site of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) at least for two reasons- you observe the commitment of the Engineers and workers with dropped jaws, and amble imagining …

[Ethiopian Herald] "It is an awe-inspiring experience to visit the construction site of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) at least for two reasons- you observe the commitment of the Engineers and workers with dropped jaws, and amble imagining that this place will form a huge water body in just few years."

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Govt Tackles Fuel Prices, Liquidity

[The Herald] Government is set to introduce a raft of measures to rationalise fuel prices while fighting against cash challenges through ongoing engagements with several countries, Special Advisor to the Presidency Ambassador Christopher Mutsvangwa has…

[The Herald] Government is set to introduce a raft of measures to rationalise fuel prices while fighting against cash challenges through ongoing engagements with several countries, Special Advisor to the Presidency Ambassador Christopher Mutsvangwa has said.

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Freight Transport Services Surge As Cost, Time Drop

[Ethiopian Herald] Huge outlay on transportation infrastructure, modes and services is contributing to competitiveness of the manufacturing sector, Ethio-Djibouti Railway, for instance, cuts freight transport time to less than 10 hours from previous se…

[Ethiopian Herald] Huge outlay on transportation infrastructure, modes and services is contributing to competitiveness of the manufacturing sector, Ethio-Djibouti Railway, for instance, cuts freight transport time to less than 10 hours from previous several days.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Dynamos Target Flying Start

[The Herald] Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa has challenged his charges to put their heads on the block and shrug off their slow starters’ tag as they target a flying start to the 2018 Premiership season against Chicken Inn at Barbourfields tomorrow.

[The Herald] Dynamos coach Lloyd Mutasa has challenged his charges to put their heads on the block and shrug off their slow starters' tag as they target a flying start to the 2018 Premiership season against Chicken Inn at Barbourfields tomorrow.

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Commonwealth Warms Up to Local Academics

[The Herald] Commonwealth Academies of Science has accepted Zimbabwe’s contribution to a consensus statement on climate change that is expected to be submitted for presentation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (GHOGM) in London next month.

[The Herald] Commonwealth Academies of Science has accepted Zimbabwe's contribution to a consensus statement on climate change that is expected to be submitted for presentation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (GHOGM) in London next month.

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IMF’s Prescriptions for Nigeria

[Daily Trust] In its 2018 Article IV Consultation Report which was released last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched an advisory on Nigeria which it based on its evaluation of the recent status of the country’s economy. Perhaps the mos…

[Daily Trust] In its 2018 Article IV Consultation Report which was released last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) launched an advisory on Nigeria which it based on its evaluation of the recent status of the country's economy. Perhaps the most significant take of the report on the Nigerian economy is the submission that whatever reforms that the government had launched and could have returned the economy from the last recession failed to impact on the non-oil real sectors of the economy such as agriculture and

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria