MPs Grill Kagonye Over Failure to Up Pensions

[Zimbabwe Standard] The government has failed to uphold its promise to pensioners made last year by former Public Service and Labour minister Prisca Mupfumira, who pledged that the government would raise pensioners’ stipends from $60 to $100 and then t…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The government has failed to uphold its promise to pensioners made last year by former Public Service and Labour minister Prisca Mupfumira, who pledged that the government would raise pensioners' stipends from $60 to $100 and then to $150.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Avani Upgrades Its Hotel

[New Era] Windhoek -The Avani Windhoek Hotel and Casino upgraded its facility by bringing a new grand entrance, lobby, café and hotel reception alongside Independence Avenue.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Avani Windhoek Hotel and Casino upgraded its facility by bringing a new grand entrance, lobby, café and hotel reception alongside Independence Avenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Local Film Premiere On Zambezi Magic

[Zimbabwe Standard] A Zimbabwean film commissioned by DStv’s Zambezi Magic channel will premiere on the channel on Valentine’s Day, further enhancing the country’s status as a burgeoning motion picture producing nation.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A Zimbabwean film commissioned by DStv's Zambezi Magic channel will premiere on the channel on Valentine's Day, further enhancing the country's status as a burgeoning motion picture producing nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Explainer – What You Need to Know About the Sascoc Hearings

[Daily Maverick] For years, the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) has been lolling about, maladministering willy-nilly, not even caring that the some of the best athletes in the world are embarrassed by ninja-turtle trac…

[Daily Maverick] For years, the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) has been lolling about, maladministering willy-nilly, not even caring that the some of the best athletes in the world are embarrassed by ninja-turtle tracksuits at the Olympics. Public hearings into several allegations are due to begin this week. This is what you need to know. What's the hearing all about?

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prince Tendai’s Big Dream That Could Not Be Fulfilled

[Zimbabwe Standard] The dream of the late popular musician Tendai Mupfurutsa, also known as Prince Tendai to build a clinic near his homestead at Chishumba 2 Business Centre in Hurungwe remains pie in the sky for villagers besides assurances by governm…

[Zimbabwe Standard] The dream of the late popular musician Tendai Mupfurutsa, also known as Prince Tendai to build a clinic near his homestead at Chishumba 2 Business Centre in Hurungwe remains pie in the sky for villagers besides assurances by government officials who graced the musician's funeral in December 2011.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Records Tumble At Rio Tinto Marathon

[New Era] Swakopmund -Zambian national Mathews Mutunya tumbled the old national record when he showed local competitors a clean pair of heels to clinch the annual Rio Tinto Rössing National Marathon in Swakopmund on Saturday.

[New Era] Swakopmund -Zambian national Mathews Mutunya tumbled the old national record when he showed local competitors a clean pair of heels to clinch the annual Rio Tinto Rössing National Marathon in Swakopmund on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Designers Urged to Apply for Namas 2018

[Namibian] Budding designers have been urged to submit ideas to the Namibian Annual Music Awards executive committee team with the hope of their designs making it onto the grand stage.

[Namibian] Budding designers have been urged to submit ideas to the Namibian Annual Music Awards executive committee team with the hope of their designs making it onto the grand stage.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Group Calls For Prosecution of Chinese Refusing Plastic Money

[263Chat] Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) has called on the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to order the closure of Chinese nationals’ owned shops which are not accepting “plastic money” around the country.

[263Chat] Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) has called on the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to order the closure of Chinese nationals' owned shops which are not accepting "plastic money" around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe