Mnangagwa Appeals for Sanctions Removal

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has appealed to countries that imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe to remove them as his administration had opened a new page economically and politically. In a statement published by the New York Times, which he also posted …

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa has appealed to countries that imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe to remove them as his administration had opened a new page economically and politically. In a statement published by the New York Times, which he also posted on his Facebook page, President Mnangagwa said those insisting on the illegal embargo were living in the past.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buying Off Elites to Stop Fighting Won’t Work. Here’s What Might

[African Arguments] Offering warring elites rewards to lay down arms hasn’t worked. The profits of conflict must be removed and the focus shifted to the ground level.

[African Arguments] Offering warring elites rewards to lay down arms hasn't worked. The profits of conflict must be removed and the focus shifted to the ground level.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

What Led to World’s Worst Listeriosis Outbreak in South Africa

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has had the biggest listeriosis outbreak in the world that resulted in more than 180 deaths to date. The Conversation Africa’s health editor Candice Bailey spoke to Prof Lise Korsten about the challenges around fo…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has had the biggest listeriosis outbreak in the world that resulted in more than 180 deaths to date. The Conversation Africa's health editor Candice Bailey spoke to Prof Lise Korsten about the challenges around food safety in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Meatco CEO Committed to Stabilising Meat Industry

[New Era] Windhoek -Meatco is committed to promoting and coordinating the interests of all livestock producers in Namibia and strives towards stabilising the country’s meat industry in the national interest, and in line with the One Vision envisaged by…

[New Era] Windhoek -Meatco is committed to promoting and coordinating the interests of all livestock producers in Namibia and strives towards stabilising the country's meat industry in the national interest, and in line with the One Vision envisaged by the Meat Board of Namibia.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Few Takers for Refuse Collection Job

[The Herald] Gweru City Council has refloated a tender for private refuse contractors, amid revelations that only one person had successfully responded to council’s initial advertisement.

[The Herald] Gweru City Council has refloated a tender for private refuse contractors, amid revelations that only one person had successfully responded to council's initial advertisement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

50/50 Celebration Cash Drive Starts

[Swazi Media] A drive to raise cash to pay for the 50/50 celebrations to mark the anniversary Swaziland’s independence from Great Britain and the autocratic King Mswati III’s birthday is underway in the kingdom.

[Swazi Media] A drive to raise cash to pay for the 50/50 celebrations to mark the anniversary Swaziland's independence from Great Britain and the autocratic King Mswati III's birthday is underway in the kingdom.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

Red Cross Providing Relief to Thousands of Ethiopians Displaced Following Deadly Army Assault in Moyale

[Addis Standard] The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) said it “has received at least 2,000 Ethiopian asylum seekers in Moyale town following their displacement from Ethiopia.”

[Addis Standard] The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) said it "has received at least 2,000 Ethiopian asylum seekers in Moyale town following their displacement from Ethiopia."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Premier Tobacco Fails to Pay Workers

[The Herald] Debt-stricken and financially troubled Premier Tobacco Auction Floors has not paid workers for nearly two and half years, raising questions about its financial capacity to purchase tobacco this season.

[The Herald] Debt-stricken and financially troubled Premier Tobacco Auction Floors has not paid workers for nearly two and half years, raising questions about its financial capacity to purchase tobacco this season.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

More Is Needed to Stem Illicit Arms

[SudaNow] The government is citing a positive outcome of the ongoing campaign to collect illicit arms from the hands of citizens in the Western regions of Darfur and Kordofan.

[SudaNow] The government is citing a positive outcome of the ongoing campaign to collect illicit arms from the hands of citizens in the Western regions of Darfur and Kordofan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan