Parastatals Incur U.S.$270 Million Loss – Audit

[The Herald] Thirty-eight out of 93 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) audited last year incurred a combined $270 million loss as weak corporate governance practices and ineffective control mechanisms took their toll. There were indications that some line …

[The Herald] Thirty-eight out of 93 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) audited last year incurred a combined $270 million loss as weak corporate governance practices and ineffective control mechanisms took their toll. There were indications that some line ministries had not yet responded to President Mugabe's directive to provide updated status reports of State enterprises that fall under their portfolios.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Urey Warns Weah of ‘Dangerous People’ Around Him

[Observer] Benoni Urey, the standard bearer of the All Liberian Party (ALP), has warned his opposition counterpart, George Weah of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), to be careful of those around him.

[Observer] Benoni Urey, the standard bearer of the All Liberian Party (ALP), has warned his opposition counterpart, George Weah of the opposition Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC), to be careful of those around him.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Mbeki Gives Voting Process Thumbs-Up

[Capital FM] Nairobi -African Union Observers led by former South African President Thabo Mbeki have said the voting exercise is going on well despite calls to boycott poll by National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -African Union Observers led by former South African President Thabo Mbeki have said the voting exercise is going on well despite calls to boycott poll by National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Cosatu North West Is Saddened By Death of Two Mineworkers At Kopanang Shaft 9 in Orkney

[COSATU] Both workers have lost their lives and this bring the number to more than 11the worker who have lost their lives in the mining sector, including the other incidents at Tau Lekoa and Carletonville.

[COSATU] Both workers have lost their lives and this bring the number to more than 11the worker who have lost their lives in the mining sector, including the other incidents at Tau Lekoa and Carletonville.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

NUSOJ is Not an Individual Property but a Trade Union of Somali Journalists

[Dalsan Radio] NUSOJ strongly condemns in the most emphatic terms, the falsely misleading statement circulated by Omar Faruk Osman in which it is claimed that the European Union trademark court decreed admissible judicial action against the elected Sec…

[Dalsan Radio] NUSOJ strongly condemns in the most emphatic terms, the falsely misleading statement circulated by Omar Faruk Osman in which it is claimed that the European Union trademark court decreed admissible judicial action against the elected Secretary General of National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) Mohamed Ibrahim Moalimuu.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Opposition Slams Medium Term Budget Policy Statement

[COSATU] The federation had hoped against all hope that government would listen to workers, civil society and the public at large this time around and act decisively to rally the social partners behind a common programme. We had hoped that government w…

[COSATU] The federation had hoped against all hope that government would listen to workers, civil society and the public at large this time around and act decisively to rally the social partners behind a common programme. We had hoped that government would rise to the occasion by acknowledging its failings and producing a meaningful plan to arrest the collapse of the economy, the looting of the state and spur economic growth with the aim of creating decent permanent jobs for all.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa