Police Fail to Trace Vehicle Petrol Bombers

[Nyasa Times] Opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) publicist Jessie Kabwila has accused the ruling Democratic Progressive Party(DPP) operatives of petrol bombing her Fortuner vehicle, saying this is the very reason why the police are failing to trace…

[Nyasa Times] Opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) publicist Jessie Kabwila has accused the ruling Democratic Progressive Party(DPP) operatives of petrol bombing her Fortuner vehicle, saying this is the very reason why the police are failing to trace those behind it five months after the car was torced.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Call to Jail Fake Seed Traders

[The Herald] Government and stakeholders in the agriculture industry are advocating for a custodial sentence for fake seed traders to curb the illegal activity. This comes after seed houses and farmers have continuously complained about the availabilit…

[The Herald] Government and stakeholders in the agriculture industry are advocating for a custodial sentence for fake seed traders to curb the illegal activity. This comes after seed houses and farmers have continuously complained about the availability of fake seed on the market.In response to questions from farmers last week during the Constitution advocacy meeting in Bindura, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Mrs Virginia Mabhiza said Government would intervene.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cops Block Heavily Armed Robbers

[New Era] Windhoek -Four armed robbers were found in possession of two AK-47 rifles while attempting to rob a club in Hakahana informal settlement yesterday morning. The robbers were also in possession of two pistols.

[New Era] Windhoek -Four armed robbers were found in possession of two AK-47 rifles while attempting to rob a club in Hakahana informal settlement yesterday morning. The robbers were also in possession of two pistols.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Opposition Politician Blames Citizens for Being Timid, Passive

[Nyasa Times] Firebrand Peoples Party (PP) vice president Kamlepo Kalua has blamed Malawians themselves for the raw deal and poor public services they get from the government, saying they fail to rise up and use lawful means to protest.

[Nyasa Times] Firebrand Peoples Party (PP) vice president Kamlepo Kalua has blamed Malawians themselves for the raw deal and poor public services they get from the government, saying they fail to rise up and use lawful means to protest.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Oromia Bank Shows a Marginal Growth

[Addis Fortune] Oromia International Bank (OIB) registered a record profit of 248 million Br during the recently ended fiscal year. This profit is 12pc higher than profits in the 2014/15 fiscal year.

[Addis Fortune] Oromia International Bank (OIB) registered a record profit of 248 million Br during the recently ended fiscal year. This profit is 12pc higher than profits in the 2014/15 fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Oromo Culture Is Something to Embrace

[Addis Fortune] UNESCO has finally decided to recognize the rich Oromo Gaada system, which is one of the world’s unique societal organizational systems, and as such a treasure with intangible global heritage value. I cannot and will not claim to have a…

[Addis Fortune] UNESCO has finally decided to recognize the rich Oromo Gaada system, which is one of the world's unique societal organizational systems, and as such a treasure with intangible global heritage value. I cannot and will not claim to have adequate authority to call myself a historian on this subject but I am a great observer of the system.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Journalist Under Fire Over Rwanda Genocide Convict Story

[Nyasa Times] A renowned business tycoon and preacher Bishop Abraham Simama has cursed Nyasa Times correspondent in Lilongwe, Mundango Nyirenda, over a report he filed that he is sacrificing over K50 million to protect the arrested Rwandan genocide sus…

[Nyasa Times] A renowned business tycoon and preacher Bishop Abraham Simama has cursed Nyasa Times correspondent in Lilongwe, Mundango Nyirenda, over a report he filed that he is sacrificing over K50 million to protect the arrested Rwandan genocide suspect Vincent Murekezi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

World Bank Pridicts Economic Growth Will Continue

[Addis Fortune] In its fifth economic update for Ethiopia, the World Bank reported that the country’s growth will remain relatively steady in the coming years. The country has been growing at an average of 11pc over the past decade.

[Addis Fortune] In its fifth economic update for Ethiopia, the World Bank reported that the country's growth will remain relatively steady in the coming years. The country has been growing at an average of 11pc over the past decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia