UN Avails U.S.$1,6 Million for Flood Victims

[The Herald] Praise Bvumbamera -The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) yesterday donated $1,6 million to Government to assist over 32 000 flood victims in various parts of the country. The UN fund is in addition to $8,2 million alloc…

[The Herald] Praise Bvumbamera -The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) yesterday donated $1,6 million to Government to assist over 32 000 flood victims in various parts of the country. The UN fund is in addition to $8,2 million allocated last year in response to the severe drought that affected over 4 million Zimbabweans in rural areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Basketball Team Coach Sithole Bubbles With Confidence

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE national basketball team coach Innocent Sithole believes they are in good shape to fight for a place at the AfroBasket championships as they make their last attempt this weekend in Bamako, Mali.

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE national basketball team coach Innocent Sithole believes they are in good shape to fight for a place at the AfroBasket championships as they make their last attempt this weekend in Bamako, Mali.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tobacco Impact On Lives

[The Herald] Buhle Nkomo “I am planning on buying a stand in Marondera to build my dream house and will definitely import a vehicle to ferry my farming inputs and produce this year.”

[The Herald] Buhle Nkomo "I am planning on buying a stand in Marondera to build my dream house and will definitely import a vehicle to ferry my farming inputs and produce this year."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wike to Buratai – Stop Giving Soldiers to Politicians If You Must Complain

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has urged the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai to stop complaining about his troops’ involvement in politics but should rather stop posting soldiers to politicians.

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has urged the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai to stop complaining about his troops' involvement in politics but should rather stop posting soldiers to politicians.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kenyatta, Raila Lead Presidential Hopefuls in Declaring Wealth to EACC

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM’s Raila Odinga are among eleven presidential aspirants who have submitted their self-wealth declaration forms to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta and ODM's Raila Odinga are among eleven presidential aspirants who have submitted their self-wealth declaration forms to the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Zhanda Says Donors Don’t Love Country, Just in Private Business

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWEANS should not be fooled into thinking that western donors who are operating in the country love them because the funding agencies are in reality into private business, says deputy minister of Agriculture responsible for Livestoc…

[New Zimbabwe] ZIMBABWEANS should not be fooled into thinking that western donors who are operating in the country love them because the funding agencies are in reality into private business, says deputy minister of Agriculture responsible for Livestock, Paddy Zhanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Three Men Arrested for Murders of Three Soweto Women

[News24Wire] Three men have been arrested for the murders of three women whose bodies were discovered in and around Naledi, Soweto at the weekend, Gauteng police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Three men have been arrested for the murders of three women whose bodies were discovered in and around Naledi, Soweto at the weekend, Gauteng police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stop Allocating Soldiers to Politicians, Wike Tells Army

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike yesterday called on the Chiefvof Army Staff to desist from posting ‘battalions’ of soldiers to politicians, saying it is counter-productive and a threat to national security.

[Daily Trust] Port Harcourt -Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike yesterday called on the Chiefvof Army Staff to desist from posting 'battalions' of soldiers to politicians, saying it is counter-productive and a threat to national security.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Army Arrests 126 Boko Haram Suspects in Borno IDPs Camp

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army yesterday said it had arrested about 126 suspected Boko Haram terrorists at the Internally-Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Damboa, Borno State.It said one of the suspects was with identity (ID) card of a soldier…

[Guardian] Maiduguri -The Nigerian Army yesterday said it had arrested about 126 suspected Boko Haram terrorists at the Internally-Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Damboa, Borno State.It said one of the suspects was with identity (ID) card of a soldier killed by suspected insurgents in a recent attack at Sabon-Gari community of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria