Why Parliament Should Reject the 2017 Budget

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN SEPTEMBER 2016, Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa called for a drastic change of course in his midterm budget review. He stated that we must reduce the cost of employment, get the economy growing and radically change our spen…

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN SEPTEMBER 2016, Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa called for a drastic change of course in his midterm budget review. He stated that we must reduce the cost of employment, get the economy growing and radically change our spending priorities away from consumption towards production.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chinese Team Jets in for Friendly

[Nyasa Times] Guangzhou R&F Football Club from China, the Malawi national team opponents in Saturday’s friendly to mark the opening of newly-built Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on Thursday arrived in the country through Kamuzu international airport (KIA).

[Nyasa Times] Guangzhou R&F Football Club from China, the Malawi national team opponents in Saturday's friendly to mark the opening of newly-built Bingu National Stadium in Lilongwe on Thursday arrived in the country through Kamuzu international airport (KIA).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

British Envoy Visits Former President Muluzi

[Nyasa Times] New British High Commissioner Holly Tett on Wednesday paid a courtesy call to former president Bakili Muluzi who governed Malawi from 1994 to 2004 and also toured private news organisations Times Group and Nation Publications Limited.

[Nyasa Times] New British High Commissioner Holly Tett on Wednesday paid a courtesy call to former president Bakili Muluzi who governed Malawi from 1994 to 2004 and also toured private news organisations Times Group and Nation Publications Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘You Belong to Joseph Kony’

[African Arguments] Testimony from a former child soldier of the Lord’s Resistance Army highlights the moral and human complexity of Ongwen’s case at the ICC.

[African Arguments] Testimony from a former child soldier of the Lord's Resistance Army highlights the moral and human complexity of Ongwen's case at the ICC.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kiyonga New Ambassador to China

[Independent (Kampala)] President Yoweri Museveni has made changes in the foreign service, with former defence minister Crispus Kiyonga being appointed ambassador to Beijing, China.

[Independent (Kampala)] President Yoweri Museveni has made changes in the foreign service, with former defence minister Crispus Kiyonga being appointed ambassador to Beijing, China.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Floods Hit Harare

[The Herald] Paidamoyo Chipunza -ands and Rural Resettlement Minister Dr Douglas Mombeshora and many others from his neighbourhood in Borrowdale Brooke, Harare, yesterday woke up to massive destruction and flooded homes.

[The Herald] Paidamoyo Chipunza -ands and Rural Resettlement Minister Dr Douglas Mombeshora and many others from his neighbourhood in Borrowdale Brooke, Harare, yesterday woke up to massive destruction and flooded homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What’s Next For Failed Warriors Coach Pasuwa?

[The Herald] HARARE CITY are targeting a major coup as they have set their sights on Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa to take over as their head coach this season. Pasuwa quit the Warriors this week, but his employers ZIFA have turned down that move.He i…

[The Herald] HARARE CITY are targeting a major coup as they have set their sights on Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa to take over as their head coach this season. Pasuwa quit the Warriors this week, but his employers ZIFA have turned down that move.He is set to meet ZIFA next week. Pasuwa has developed good working relations with Harare City interim coach Mkhupali Masuku and goalkeepers coach Richard Tswatswa who are both members of his backroom staff in the national team.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe