Govt Must Begin to Explore Other Minerals

[Ghana Star] As the debate for the government to ban all forms of small scale mining rages on, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Dr Joyce Aryee has suggested that the government considers developing other minerals for the …

[Ghana Star] As the debate for the government to ban all forms of small scale mining rages on, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Mines, Dr Joyce Aryee has suggested that the government considers developing other minerals for the youth to mine apart from gold.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

IAAF World Relays – Nigeria Loses Title in Bahamas

[Premium Times] The Nigeria 4x200m Women’s team were unable to successfully defend the title they won two years ago as they could only manage a fifth place this term at the 2017.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria 4x200m Women's team were unable to successfully defend the title they won two years ago as they could only manage a fifth place this term at the 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seized N13 Billion – Why Our Probe Panel Will Operate in Secret – VP Osinbajo

[Premium Times] The Presidential committee to investigate corruption allegations against the two suspended officials of the Buhari administration says it will conduct its work in camera.

[Premium Times] The Presidential committee to investigate corruption allegations against the two suspended officials of the Buhari administration says it will conduct its work in camera.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Commissioner’s Praises for Mugabe Evokes Outcry From Gay Community

[New Zimbabwe] A Commissioner with the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has torched as storm with local gays and lesbians after she showered praises on President Robert Mugabe for resisting the imposition of “un-cultural” practices on the countr…

[New Zimbabwe] A Commissioner with the Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) has torched as storm with local gays and lesbians after she showered praises on President Robert Mugabe for resisting the imposition of "un-cultural" practices on the country by foreigners.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Harare Residents Threaten Protests Over Fixed Water Charges

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE residents have threatened to stage protests against mayor Bernard Manyenyeni if he does not honour his pledge to implement a 2014 council resolution to scrap fixed water charges for residents who have not been receiving council wa…

[New Zimbabwe] HARARE residents have threatened to stage protests against mayor Bernard Manyenyeni if he does not honour his pledge to implement a 2014 council resolution to scrap fixed water charges for residents who have not been receiving council water.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Laptops Seized in Nelson Mandela Bay Corruption Probe Swoop

[News24Wire] Laptops were seized from three public health officials in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro, which is investigating allegedly irregular payments an invoices in the department, Mayor Athol Trollip’s chief of staff said on Saturday.

[News24Wire] Laptops were seized from three public health officials in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro, which is investigating allegedly irregular payments an invoices in the department, Mayor Athol Trollip's chief of staff said on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zesco United Pull Biggest FAZ Week 3 Result

Former champions Zesco United delivered the biggest scoreline in the FAZ Super Division Week 3 matches played yesterday to send a statement they mean business. The Ndola side defeated Nchanga Rangers 4-1 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. Lazarous Kambole and a … Continued

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Former champions Zesco United delivered the biggest scoreline in the FAZ Super Division Week 3 matches played yesterday to send a statement they mean business. The Ndola side defeated Nchanga Rangers 4-1 at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium. Lazarous Kambole and a goal each by Jackson Were and Idriss Mbombo handed Rangers a heavy beating coming on the back of a 1-0 victory over Nkana in the last round of matches. Jackson Were got Zesco ahead from the penalty spot in the 13th minute while Kambole scored in the 34th and 45th minutes with Mbombo closing the day with a goal in the 64th minute. The win pushes Zesco United into second position after having swept aside Konkola Blades 2-0 in a rescheduled week one fixture that was played on Wednesday. Elsewhere Lumwana Radiants shot to the summit of the MTN/FAZ Super Division league after having beaten hitherto leaders Choma Eagles via a 2-0 score. Goals from Hillary Bwalya and Hosea Silwimba condemned Eagles to their first defeat. Lumwana Radiants now have seven points having beaten Forest Rangers 1-0 in the opening fixture before drawing 1-all with Red Arrows in week two. (In pictures Images from the Napsa Stars versus Nkana match and Lusaka Dynamos v Buildcon) FULL WEEK THREE RESULTS: 22/04/17 Napsa Stars 0-2 Nkana Zesco United 4-1 Nchanga Rangers Nkwazi 1-1 Power Dynamos Lusaka Dynamos 0-0 Buildcon City of Lusaka 1-2 Konkola Blades Kabwe Warriors 0-1 Forest Rangers Real Nakonde 1-3 Red Arrows Lumwana Radiants 2-0 Choma Eagles SUNDAY 23/04/17 Green Buffaloes v Nakambala Zanaco v Mufulira Wanderers The post Zesco United Pull Biggest FAZ Week 3 Result appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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News In Brief: Man Reveals Motive In Shooting Son; Political Tension Dominates Events In Zambia

A compilations of events in brief In Chipata an old man has claimed he shot his differently abled son two days because he as tired to look after him, but has failed. He says it was better to cut his … Continued

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A compilations of events in brief In Chipata an old man has claimed he shot his differently abled son two days because he as tired to look after him, but has failed. He says it was better to cut his life short because there would be no one to take care of his son if he died today or tomorrow. Following a spate of fire that has gripped the country destroying property in millions of kwacha in Lusaka, Kabwe, Choma, Mongu and Livingstone, some sections of society are calling on the Head of State to declare State of Emergency. However, the opposition parties advised the government not to tamper with the freedom of Zambians. Zambia Sugar Lt has announced losses arising from slowed production triggered by loashedding and a mini drought affeting the 2016 business year. In Solwezi, the local authority in conjunction with the Ministry of Local Government has sourced $ 5 million to build a modern market, bus station and a three stars hotel. The Minister has apealled to the contractor to avoid shoddy work so that the new infrastructure can add value to the town of Solwezi. The Lusaka City Council in conjunction with Animal Welfare Society has vaccinated more than 2000 dogs. A lot of people turned around and have been briefed about an outbreak of rabbis disease transmitted after dog bites. In Ndola, the Copperbelt province has embarked on the construction of new airport with the constructor announced as “Avis International” a Chinese company has pledged to complete and the work within the time frame work. This project will create employment among youths in Ndola. The post News In Brief: Man Reveals Motive In Shooting Son; Political Tension Dominates Events In Zambia appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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