President Mugabe Joins UN Debate

[The Herald] President Mugabe will join other Heads of State and Government as the General Debate to the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly officially opens today. The President, who is being accompanied by Foreign Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumb…

[The Herald] President Mugabe will join other Heads of State and Government as the General Debate to the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly officially opens today. The President, who is being accompanied by Foreign Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi and Industry and Commerce Minister Mike Bimha is expected to address the UN General Assembly this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Combat Members Arrest Two Suspects and Seize Firearms and Ammunition On Cape Flats

[SAPS] Efforts by Operation Combat members to rid the streets of the Cape of illegal and prohibited firearms, is gaining momentum. Today B Shift members on patrol on Landowne Road in Phillipi East, spotted a suspicious looking male who upon seeing the …

[SAPS] Efforts by Operation Combat members to rid the streets of the Cape of illegal and prohibited firearms, is gaining momentum. Today B Shift members on patrol on Landowne Road in Phillipi East, spotted a suspicious looking male who upon seeing the police, started running. The 26-year-old was pursued and found in possession of a 6.35 mm pistol (with no serial number), a magazine and ammunition. He was arrested and charged with illegal possession of prohibited firearm and ammunition. He will appear in court soo

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Exposés About South Africa’s Deputy President Point to Ulterior Motives

[The Conversation Africa] The recent media “revelations” about South Africa’s Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s several alleged extramarital affairs are the classic approach to creating doubt about a prominent person’s integrity.

[The Conversation Africa] The recent media "revelations" about South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's several alleged extramarital affairs are the classic approach to creating doubt about a prominent person's integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Aveva, Nyange Case Handed to DPP

[Daily News] THE outcome of the trial of Simba Sports Club Chairman Evans Aveva and his Vice-Chairman Geofrey Nyange, who are facing fraud and 600m/- money laundering charges, is now in the hands of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).

[Daily News] THE outcome of the trial of Simba Sports Club Chairman Evans Aveva and his Vice-Chairman Geofrey Nyange, who are facing fraud and 600m/- money laundering charges, is now in the hands of the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mbeya Opt for DSE Listing

[Daily News] MBEYA City Council has formed a company entrusting its football team, Mbeya City to a company. The move enables Mbeya City Council to own 50 per cent of shares while the remaining 50 per cent will be owned by the shareholders.

[Daily News] MBEYA City Council has formed a company entrusting its football team, Mbeya City to a company. The move enables Mbeya City Council to own 50 per cent of shares while the remaining 50 per cent will be owned by the shareholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

EAC Eyes 30,000 Km Roads

[Daily News] EAST African Community (EAC) member states envisage upgrading their 30,000-kilometre road network to bitumen standards in the coming 33 years.

[Daily News] EAST African Community (EAC) member states envisage upgrading their 30,000-kilometre road network to bitumen standards in the coming 33 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Well-Wishers Raise U.S.$47,000 for MP’s Hospital Bill

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A total of $47,547 (Sh106 million) has been raised for the treatment of Singida East MP and Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) president Tundu Lissu, who is still admitted to a Nairobi hospital after he was shot by unidentified assai…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A total of $47,547 (Sh106 million) has been raised for the treatment of Singida East MP and Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) president Tundu Lissu, who is still admitted to a Nairobi hospital after he was shot by unidentified assailants on September 7.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Improved Fish Processing Brings Dramatic Gains for Women

[IPS] Mongu, Zambia -Fishing is the capture of aquatic organisms in marine, coastal and inland areas. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), marine and inland fisheries, together with aquaculture, provide food, nutrition and a s…

[IPS] Mongu, Zambia -Fishing is the capture of aquatic organisms in marine, coastal and inland areas. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), marine and inland fisheries, together with aquaculture, provide food, nutrition and a source of income to 820 million people around the world, from harvesting, processing, marketing and distribution. For many, it also forms part of their traditional cultural identity.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ninth Conference of the Speakers of Parliaments of the IGAD Member States Concluded in Khartoum

[SNA] Khartoum -Meetings of the 12th session of the Executive Council and Ninth Conference of the Speakers of Parliaments of the IGAD Member States were Monday concluded at the Friendship Hall.

[SNA] Khartoum -Meetings of the 12th session of the Executive Council and Ninth Conference of the Speakers of Parliaments of the IGAD Member States were Monday concluded at the Friendship Hall.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan