Opposition Pick War With Judge Chitabo Over Petition Hearing

[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Party for National Development has shifted the fight from the petition hearing to judge hearing the matter who they want removed from adjudicating on the case.

[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Party for National Development has shifted the fight from the petition hearing to judge hearing the matter who they want removed from adjudicating on the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

NAFDAC Appeals As NBC Declares Fanta, Sprite Safe

[Vanguard] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of action of the judgement against it by the Igbosere High Court, ordering the Agency to compel the Nigerian Bottlin…

[Vanguard] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of action of the judgement against it by the Igbosere High Court, ordering the Agency to compel the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, Plc, to carry a mandatory warning on its Fanta and Sprite products, stating that the contents should not be taken with Vitamin C in order to avoid poisoning.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Letter: Zambians And Juju: We’re Pretenders

Zambians just keep quiet about juju; don’t we all use it? Example, don’t we have people who say when such a player scores first then no one can score? Didn’t we all say Herve Renard’s white shirt was our lucky … Continued

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Zambians just keep quiet about juju; don’t we all use it? Example, don’t we have people who say when such a player scores first then no one can score? Didn’t we all say Herve Renard’s white shirt was our lucky charm for us to win 2012 AfCON? Haven’t we seen teams scale walls when entering mu pitch? Other teams even enter with the back facing the pitch? Just shut up and continue with congo dust, mwana apeluke and nsunko ala! Dr. GM The post Letter: Zambians And Juju: We’re Pretenders appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Kambwili Becoming an Opposition Voice Within The Ruling Party?

[Zambia Reports] Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has been in the headlines again courting controversy. The motor mouthed Kambwili is not one to easily shy away from confrontational politics.

[Zambia Reports] Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has been in the headlines again courting controversy. The motor mouthed Kambwili is not one to easily shy away from confrontational politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

District Destroys 25 Acres of Marijuana

[Daily News] KOROGWE District Commissioner, Robert Gabriel, has led security organs in the district in a special two-day operation of searching for narcotic drugs and bhang growing farms, where they destroyed and burnt more than twenty five hectares of…

[Daily News] KOROGWE District Commissioner, Robert Gabriel, has led security organs in the district in a special two-day operation of searching for narcotic drugs and bhang growing farms, where they destroyed and burnt more than twenty five hectares of bhang at Nembwibwi village in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Use Language They Understand

[Financial Gazette] CONSUMERS are holding the shorter end of the stick once more with reports indicating that prices of most basic commodities have gone up by varying percentages, making life increasingly unbearable for the poor.

[Financial Gazette] CONSUMERS are holding the shorter end of the stick once more with reports indicating that prices of most basic commodities have gone up by varying percentages, making life increasingly unbearable for the poor.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anti-Malaria Drug Resistant Parasite Invades Continent

[Financial Gazette] A MALARIA strain that is partially resistant to the anti-malaria drug, artemisinin has been detected in a Chinese patient, who had travelled from Equatorial Guinea to China.

[Financial Gazette] A MALARIA strain that is partially resistant to the anti-malaria drug, artemisinin has been detected in a Chinese patient, who had travelled from Equatorial Guinea to China.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Devaluing By Stealth

[Financial Gazette] SINCE the end of 2015, the country has seen its cash crisis escalate to the point today when banks cannot pay out clients more than a small proportion of what is in their accounts. In a “normal” economy this would automatically resu…

[Financial Gazette] SINCE the end of 2015, the country has seen its cash crisis escalate to the point today when banks cannot pay out clients more than a small proportion of what is in their accounts. In a "normal" economy this would automatically result in the bank declaring insolvency and closing its doors. Here, the banks just carry on as if it's business as normal. Extraordinary, but Zimbabwe is always doing that and it makes understanding what exactly is going on very complex and difficult to grasp.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tax Collection Agency Intensifies SMEs Crackdown

[Financial Gazette] THE country’s tax collection agency, the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has threatened to punish small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) who will fail to register for value added tax (VAT), as it escalates its desperate bid to…

[Financial Gazette] THE country's tax collection agency, the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has threatened to punish small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) who will fail to register for value added tax (VAT), as it escalates its desperate bid to boost revenue to fund a cash-strapped government.

source: AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea