Electoral Body’s Old Habits Dying Hard

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last Friday, the European Union head of delegation in Zimbabwe, Philippe Van Damme, took to Twitter to participate in the broad conversation on the freeness and fairness of the coming elections. His take is that electoral transparen…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Last Friday, the European Union head of delegation in Zimbabwe, Philippe Van Damme, took to Twitter to participate in the broad conversation on the freeness and fairness of the coming elections. His take is that electoral transparency can be achieved through "open communication and dialogue" with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Arts Merit Awards – Bulawayo Sets Bar High

[Zimbabwe Standard] For a long time, arts awards in Zimbabwe have not counted for much. They have just been a formality — events whose moments come and go with no tangible impact both on the fans and the artiste.

[Zimbabwe Standard] For a long time, arts awards in Zimbabwe have not counted for much. They have just been a formality -- events whose moments come and go with no tangible impact both on the fans and the artiste.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Army Satisfied With State of Preparedness On Border With DR Congo

[ANGOP] Soyo -The chief of the General Staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), army general, António Egídio de Sousa Santos, expressed his satisfaction at the state of preparedness of the troops stationed in the municipalities border regions of the northern Zaire province (Angola) with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[ANGOP] Soyo -The chief of the General Staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), army general, António Egídio de Sousa Santos, expressed his satisfaction at the state of preparedness of the troops stationed in the municipalities border regions of the northern Zaire province (Angola) with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Will Government Meet Tax Revenue Collection Targets in 2017/18?

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Revenue collection from large tax payers for the period of 10 months between July 2017 and April this year fell short of the target by a marginal 10.78 per cent.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Revenue collection from large tax payers for the period of 10 months between July 2017 and April this year fell short of the target by a marginal 10.78 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Anti-Violence Conference Soon After Nomination Court Sitting – Mnangagwa

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa said he is only going to meet leaders of the opposition political parties who will have made it through the Nomination Court.

[New Zimbabwe] President Emmerson Mnangagwa said he is only going to meet leaders of the opposition political parties who will have made it through the Nomination Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Obengfo Granted Gh¢50,000 Bail

[Ghanaian Times] Dr. Dominic Obeng-Andoh, the Chief Executive Officer of The Advanced Body Sculpt Centre, also known as Obengfo Hospital, was on Friday granted GH¢50,000 bail with two sureties by the Accra Circuit Court “10” for allegedly operating an unlicensed health facility.

[Ghanaian Times] Dr. Dominic Obeng-Andoh, the Chief Executive Officer of The Advanced Body Sculpt Centre, also known as Obengfo Hospital, was on Friday granted GH¢50,000 bail with two sureties by the Accra Circuit Court "10" for allegedly operating an unlicensed health facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana