Barclays Leaders Key to Transition – Mandiwanza

[Financial Gazette] British lender Barclays Plc last week concluded the disposal of its Zimbabwean unit to Malawi’s FMB Capital Holdings (FMBCH) after it was given the greenlight by regulatory authorities to sell 81 percent of its shares in Afcarme, th…

[Financial Gazette] British lender Barclays Plc last week concluded the disposal of its Zimbabwean unit to Malawi's FMB Capital Holdings (FMBCH) after it was given the greenlight by regulatory authorities to sell 81 percent of its shares in Afcarme, the majority shareholder of Barclays Bank Zimbabwe (BBZ). Barclays Plc will retain 19 percent shareholding in Afcarme for a period of up to three years, giving FMBCH an effective 42,7 percent shareholding in BBZ, with Barclays Plc retaining an effective 10 percent ownership. The f

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Govt Dismisses Military Involvement in Monkeypox Vaccination

[Guardian] The Federal Government has refuted insinuations that the military was vaccinating to spread the monkey pox virus nationwide. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, who made the clarification yesterday in Abuja, declared that the military was…

[Guardian] The Federal Government has refuted insinuations that the military was vaccinating to spread the monkey pox virus nationwide. The Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole, who made the clarification yesterday in Abuja, declared that the military was only carrying out a campaign to win the hearts of Nigerians through one of its numerous outreaches, even as the virus reportedly spreads to 11 states with 74 suspected cases.

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Muharukua Died On Battlefield – Geingob

[New Era] Windhoek -When the late governor of Kunene Region Angelika Muharukua died in Windhoek nearly three weeks ago, she was on an official mission to brief the government on her activities in the region and seek guidance on what was to be done furt…

[New Era] Windhoek -When the late governor of Kunene Region Angelika Muharukua died in Windhoek nearly three weeks ago, she was on an official mission to brief the government on her activities in the region and seek guidance on what was to be done further, President Hage Geingob revealed yesterday.

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Rumphi District Council Ushers in New Chair and Deputy

[Malawi News Agency] Rumphi -The newly elected chairperson for Rumphi District Council, Fedwin Chakaka Nyirenda, has pledged to work towards reducing corruption and improving transparency and accountability to spur the district’s development.

[Malawi News Agency] Rumphi -The newly elected chairperson for Rumphi District Council, Fedwin Chakaka Nyirenda, has pledged to work towards reducing corruption and improving transparency and accountability to spur the district's development.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Triton Secures Agreement for Sale of All Its Graphite

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Triton Minerals, which holds the rights to three graphite deposits in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, has announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of up to a quarter of the gr…

[AIM] London -The Australian mining company Triton Minerals, which holds the rights to three graphite deposits in the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, has announced that it has reached an agreement for the sale of up to a quarter of the graphite to be produced at its Ancuabe Graphite Project.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Local Fashion Designer Matsi Up For Fraud

[New Era] Windhoek -Local fashion designer Hambeleleni Maria Matsi, well known in social circles as ‘Hem’, has testified before court that she did not conspire to have her car burned so she can claim insurance money.

[New Era] Windhoek -Local fashion designer Hambeleleni Maria Matsi, well known in social circles as 'Hem', has testified before court that she did not conspire to have her car burned so she can claim insurance money.

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South Koreans Eye Power Projects

[Financial Gazette] A South Korean delegation is in the country doing market research on bankable power projects, with the aim of initially investing in a 100 Megawatt (MW) plant, The Financial Gazette has learnt.

[Financial Gazette] A South Korean delegation is in the country doing market research on bankable power projects, with the aim of initially investing in a 100 Megawatt (MW) plant, The Financial Gazette has learnt.

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Chief Arrested for Violence, Arson in Blood Sucking Saga

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Police in Chikwawa District have arrested Group Village Headman (GHV) Kamoto of Traditional Authority (T/A) Makhuwira for arson, inciting violence and accusing a fellow traditional leader as being part of the controversia…

[Malawi News Agency] Chikwawa -Police in Chikwawa District have arrested Group Village Headman (GHV) Kamoto of Traditional Authority (T/A) Makhuwira for arson, inciting violence and accusing a fellow traditional leader as being part of the controversial bloodsucking saga that has rocked the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi