China Urges Govt to Respect Property Rights

[Zimbabwe Independent] CHINA this week urged the Zimbabwean government to respect property rights, address concerns over policy inconsistency and clarify its indigenisation policy to attract much-needed investment into the country.

[Zimbabwe Independent] CHINA this week urged the Zimbabwean government to respect property rights, address concerns over policy inconsistency and clarify its indigenisation policy to attract much-needed investment into the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SABC Inquiry – Ben Ngubane Defends Hlaudi, Attacks Chapter 9 Institutions

[Daily Maverick] If there were two individuals who stood behind Hlaudi Motsoeneng and his rise to almost absolute power at the SABC they were former board chairs Ben Ngubane and Ellen Tshabalala.

[Daily Maverick] If there were two individuals who stood behind Hlaudi Motsoeneng and his rise to almost absolute power at the SABC they were former board chairs Ben Ngubane and Ellen Tshabalala.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Death Threat to Newspaper Editor

[Swazi Media] The editor of one of Swaziland’s independent newspapers and a senior reporter have received death threats because of a story they are working on involving the kingdom’s security forces.

[Swazi Media] The editor of one of Swaziland's independent newspapers and a senior reporter have received death threats because of a story they are working on involving the kingdom's security forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

New Twist to Chief Justice Vacancy

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN a new twist to the race to appoint the country’s Chief Justice (CJ), the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has hit back at High Court judge Justice Charles Hungwe’s interdict throwing out the commission’s decision to hold inte…

[Zimbabwe Independent] IN a new twist to the race to appoint the country's Chief Justice (CJ), the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) has hit back at High Court judge Justice Charles Hungwe's interdict throwing out the commission's decision to hold interviews for the soon-to-be vacant post arguing that the interviews were constitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Grace’s Diamond Saga, the Rule of Law in Zim

[Zimbabwe Independent] The biggest, yet most under-reported story of the festive season has to be the scandal surrounding a US$1,35 million diamond ring bought by President Robert Mugabe’s wife, Grace, and the illegal seizure and occupation of properti…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The biggest, yet most under-reported story of the festive season has to be the scandal surrounding a US$1,35 million diamond ring bought by President Robert Mugabe's wife, Grace, and the illegal seizure and occupation of properties belonging to a Lebanese dealer.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Flood Alert On Some Rivers, but Umbeluzi Remains Low

[AIM] Maputo -Although several major Mozambican rivers are at or approaching flood alert level, in the far south the Umbeluzi river, on which Maputo depends for its water supply, remains dangerously low.

[AIM] Maputo -Although several major Mozambican rivers are at or approaching flood alert level, in the far south the Umbeluzi river, on which Maputo depends for its water supply, remains dangerously low.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Judge Lectures #FeesMustFall Activist

[News24Wire] Judge Ratha Mokgoatlheng had some words of advice for former Wits SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini during a high court sitting on Friday morning.

[News24Wire] Judge Ratha Mokgoatlheng had some words of advice for former Wits SRC president and Fees Must Fall activist Mcebo Dlamini during a high court sitting on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Jubilee’s Agenda Is to Cripple Civil Societies

[Nation] On December 4, 2016, a local newspaper editorialised on human rights violations in the North Rift stating that although “962 deaths border on an atrocity, the response of NGOs has been uncharacteristically muted.

[Nation] On December 4, 2016, a local newspaper editorialised on human rights violations in the North Rift stating that although "962 deaths border on an atrocity, the response of NGOs has been uncharacteristically muted.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

What Are the Options After PLE?

[Monitor] A candidate, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) results, is considered to have passed Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) if he or she attains Grades 1 to 4.

[Monitor] A candidate, according to Uganda National Examinations Board (Uneb) results, is considered to have passed Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) if he or she attains Grades 1 to 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lawyers Tackle First Lady Over Diamond Ring Scandal

[Zimbabwe Independent] LAWYERS representing Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed insist that First Lady Grace Mugabe invaded their client’s private property and is now using “rogue elements in the Zimbabwe Republic Police” to shield herself over a US$1,35 …

[Zimbabwe Independent] LAWYERS representing Lebanese businessman Jamal Ahmed insist that First Lady Grace Mugabe invaded their client's private property and is now using "rogue elements in the Zimbabwe Republic Police" to shield herself over a US$1,35 million diamond ring scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe