360 Cops Suspended

[The Herald] Nearly 360 police officers were suspended from duty last year for various acts of misconduct, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Obedingwa Mguni has said. He said this in the National Assembly last week while responding to questions from legi…

[The Herald] Nearly 360 police officers were suspended from duty last year for various acts of misconduct, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Obedingwa Mguni has said. He said this in the National Assembly last week while responding to questions from legislators. "When the police officers are trained and deployed on the ground, some are doing other things that are not according to the police policy as a force, which they need to be disciplined on," said Deputy Minister Mguni.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Notes Moody’s Credit Rating

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government says it has noted Moody’s decision to downgrade South Africa’ long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings to ‘Baa3’ from ‘Baa2’.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Government says it has noted Moody's decision to downgrade South Africa' long-term foreign and local currency debt ratings to 'Baa3' from 'Baa2'.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Sipho Masondo Wins the 2017 Nat Nakasa Award

[SANEF] Sipho Masondo, City Press’ investigative reporter, was last night honoured with the annual Nat Nakasa Award for his courageous reporting on corruption and other shenanigans at the Department of Water Affairs.

[SANEF] Sipho Masondo, City Press' investigative reporter, was last night honoured with the annual Nat Nakasa Award for his courageous reporting on corruption and other shenanigans at the Department of Water Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

HIV-Positive Rapist Jailed 12 Years

[The Herald] An HIV-positive man who sodomised a 17-year-old boy after luring him into his tuckshop was sentenced to 15 years in jail by a Chitungwiza magistrate last week. Prosecutor Mr Loveti Muringwa told the court that cases of sodomy were on the i…

[The Herald] An HIV-positive man who sodomised a 17-year-old boy after luring him into his tuckshop was sentenced to 15 years in jail by a Chitungwiza magistrate last week. Prosecutor Mr Loveti Muringwa told the court that cases of sodomy were on the increase in Chitungwiza. Maxwell Chisvo (28) pleaded not guilty to aggravated indecent assault before magistrate Ms Estere Chivasa on Wednesday, but was convicted due to overwhelming evidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zimtrade, SAZ Sign 2nd MOU

[The Herald] Trade promotion body ZimTrade and the Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ) on Thursday signed a second Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that focuses on increasing the level of the quality of products that the country exports as part of…

[The Herald] Trade promotion body ZimTrade and the Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ) on Thursday signed a second Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that focuses on increasing the level of the quality of products that the country exports as part of initiatives the Government is pursuing to improve the ease of doing business.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cargo Tracker Cuts Smuggling, Fraud

[The Herald] Entry into cargo in transit declined by 62 percent since Government introduced the electronic cargo tracking system in a bid to curb smuggling and transit fraud of goods at border posts. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Ch…

[The Herald] Entry into cargo in transit declined by 62 percent since Government introduced the electronic cargo tracking system in a bid to curb smuggling and transit fraud of goods at border posts. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa officially commissioned the country's first anti-smuggling, transit fraud detection and curbing electronic system on May 15, 2017 in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Makolanders Stun Olympic Ladies in Mombasa

[Nation] Mombasa Olympic Ladies FC on Saturday lost 3-1 to visiting Makolanders Ladies in a Football Kenya Federation women’s Premier League match at Mbaraki Sports Club.

[Nation] Mombasa Olympic Ladies FC on Saturday lost 3-1 to visiting Makolanders Ladies in a Football Kenya Federation women's Premier League match at Mbaraki Sports Club.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Princess Zahra Launches Modern Lab

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Princess Zahra Aga Khan on Friday launched the new state-of-the-art medical laboratory and a low-cost inpatient unit at the Aga Khan Hospital here.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Princess Zahra Aga Khan on Friday launched the new state-of-the-art medical laboratory and a low-cost inpatient unit at the Aga Khan Hospital here.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania