House of Reps to Endorse President Buhari’s Plan to Borrow

[Guardian] Abuja -The House of Representatives may back-pedal and endorse the plan by President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow N2. 36trillion to fund the 2017 budget deficit.

[Guardian] Abuja -The House of Representatives may back-pedal and endorse the plan by President Muhammadu Buhari to borrow N2. 36trillion to fund the 2017 budget deficit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Six Drown in Masvingo

[The Herald] Six people drowned while 14 others escaped unhurt after they were swept away by water while pushing a lorry that had developed a mechanical fault at a river in Mwenezi, Masvingo Province last Friday.

[The Herald] Six people drowned while 14 others escaped unhurt after they were swept away by water while pushing a lorry that had developed a mechanical fault at a river in Mwenezi, Masvingo Province last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers

[SALC] 17 December is celebrated as International Day on no Violence against Sex Workers. As the world remembers this day we are reminded of the challenges facing sex workers in all corners in the world. As a sex worker from Zambia reflects, “[t]he pol…

[SALC] 17 December is celebrated as International Day on no Violence against Sex Workers. As the world remembers this day we are reminded of the challenges facing sex workers in all corners in the world. As a sex worker from Zambia reflects, "[t]he police harass us, sleep with us and even put us in cells if they want us to pay them. If you have worked well they will release you, if not, you end up working for them." "They make us their sex workers while we are doing our work. They rape us and they insult us a lot

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Zifa Secure Sponsor

[The Herald] PHILIP CHIYANGWA — basking in the glory of his stunning triumph in the race for the COSAFA presidency — is set to unveil a new corporate sponsor for the Warriors’ Nations Cup campaign in Gabon next month and a flagship sponsor for ZIFA.

[The Herald] PHILIP CHIYANGWA -- basking in the glory of his stunning triumph in the race for the COSAFA presidency -- is set to unveil a new corporate sponsor for the Warriors' Nations Cup campaign in Gabon next month and a flagship sponsor for ZIFA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zimpapers Reaffirms Super Brands Dominance

[The Herald] The Herald has reaffirmed its position as Zimbabwe’s number one daily newspaper after retaining the prestigious Super Brand of the Year 2015 Award in the print media category for the seventh year running.

[The Herald] The Herald has reaffirmed its position as Zimbabwe's number one daily newspaper after retaining the prestigious Super Brand of the Year 2015 Award in the print media category for the seventh year running.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Investigative Directorate Head to Answer to Police Unit

[News24Wire] Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) head Robert McBride has been asked to hand over a warning statement to the Hawks as part of their investigation into him, Ipid spokesperson Moses Dlamini confirmed on Monday.

[News24Wire] Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) head Robert McBride has been asked to hand over a warning statement to the Hawks as part of their investigation into him, Ipid spokesperson Moses Dlamini confirmed on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa