Probe Into State Land Sales Set to Begin

[The Herald] The Commission of Inquiry into the sale of State Land in and around urban areas since 2005 begins work on Monday as Government moves to investigate and ascertain actors in allocations, occupation and use of the land.

[The Herald] The Commission of Inquiry into the sale of State Land in and around urban areas since 2005 begins work on Monday as Government moves to investigate and ascertain actors in allocations, occupation and use of the land.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Black Panther Star Danai Gurira On Embracing Her Zimbabwean Name

[New Zimbabwe] I didn’t know my name was Danai until I was five years old. Born in Grinnell, Iowa, to Zimbabwean academic parents, I was given a nickname, Dede, that stuck before I was cognizant enough to have a choice in the matter.

[New Zimbabwe] I didn't know my name was Danai until I was five years old. Born in Grinnell, Iowa, to Zimbabwean academic parents, I was given a nickname, Dede, that stuck before I was cognizant enough to have a choice in the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Acceptance of Naira By UK Will Aid Technology Transfer, Trade – Experts

[Vanguard] Former President of the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC), Mr Dapo Adelegan, says acceptance of payment in Nigerian currency by the British Government will enhance trade and technology transfer between both countries.

[Vanguard] Former President of the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC), Mr Dapo Adelegan, says acceptance of payment in Nigerian currency by the British Government will enhance trade and technology transfer between both countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Another JAMB Staff ‘Steals’ N23 Million, Gives Strange Defence

[Premium Times] A few days after the bizarre report that a snake ‘swallowed’ about N36 million from the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board’s vault in Benue State, another state co-ordinator of the board in Nassarawa state has come up with a rather…

[Premium Times] A few days after the bizarre report that a snake 'swallowed' about N36 million from the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board's vault in Benue State, another state co-ordinator of the board in Nassarawa state has come up with a rather strange story to back an alleged fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2 in Court Over Cancelled R28 Million North Sea Jazz Festival

[News24Wire] Two businesswomen appeared in the Durban Commercial Crimes Court on Wednesday in connection with the R28m North Sea Jazz Festival that was supposed to take place in the city in 2012.

[News24Wire] Two businesswomen appeared in the Durban Commercial Crimes Court on Wednesday in connection with the R28m North Sea Jazz Festival that was supposed to take place in the city in 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Buhari Sits On Own Committee Report, As Nigerians Suffer in Fuel Queues Nationwide

[Premium Times] As the current nationwide fuel supply crisis enters its 13th week, President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be sitting on the report of a committee he constituted to proffer lasting solutions.

[Premium Times] As the current nationwide fuel supply crisis enters its 13th week, President Muhammadu Buhari appears to be sitting on the report of a committee he constituted to proffer lasting solutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria