MP Confronts Finance Minister Over U.S.$300,000 Car

[New Zimbabwe] Firebrand legislator Temba Mliswa has confronted Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa demanding answers on the source of foreign currency used by the First Lady Grace Mugabe and her son to acquire an expensive house and a car from outside …

[New Zimbabwe] Firebrand legislator Temba Mliswa has confronted Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa demanding answers on the source of foreign currency used by the First Lady Grace Mugabe and her son to acquire an expensive house and a car from outside the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Six Students Still Detained in Sudan Without Charge After Khartoum Gathering

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan’s security authorities are still holding six student supporters of the United Popular Front who were arrested while addressing gatherings in Khartoum North on Wednesday September 13.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Sudan's security authorities are still holding six student supporters of the United Popular Front who were arrested while addressing gatherings in Khartoum North on Wednesday September 13.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Khwezi Speaks – ‘I Did Not Do It to Win. I Was Just Fighting for Myself’

[Bhekisisa] In a new book, Redi Tlhabi reveals the woman behind the pseudonym and the price she paid for pursuing justice after accusing Jacob Zuma of rape.

[Bhekisisa] In a new book, Redi Tlhabi reveals the woman behind the pseudonym and the price she paid for pursuing justice after accusing Jacob Zuma of rape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘I’m Not Arrogant’ – Brumskine

[New Republic] The standard-bearer of the opposition Liberty Party (LP), Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine says he is not arrogant as insinuated in the public. Over the years, the first Liberty Party partisan has been accused repeatedly of being arrogance which Liberians at home and abroad claimed has cost him the presidency on two occasions (2005 & 2006).

[New Republic] The standard-bearer of the opposition Liberty Party (LP), Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine says he is not arrogant as insinuated in the public. Over the years, the first Liberty Party partisan has been accused repeatedly of being arrogance which Liberians at home and abroad claimed has cost him the presidency on two occasions (2005 & 2006).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Janneh Commission – Over 300 Million Withdrawn From Youth Fund

[Foroyaa] Over 158 million dalasis and more than 5 million dollars was withdrawn from the account of the National Youth Development Fund at the Central Bank of The Gambia.

[Foroyaa] Over 158 million dalasis and more than 5 million dollars was withdrawn from the account of the National Youth Development Fund at the Central Bank of The Gambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Civil Organisations Welcome Police Unit Chief’s Retirement

[News24Wire] Former Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza’s retirement would hopefully put his appointment saga to a close, the Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Former Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza's retirement would hopefully put his appointment saga to a close, the Helen Suzman Foundation and Freedom Under Law said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

National Flag Carrier Buys Small Planes

[The Herald] Air Zimbabwe is expected to take delivery of six smaller aircraft next month as Government heightens efforts to revive the struggling national flag carrier, The Herald Business has learnt.

[The Herald] Air Zimbabwe is expected to take delivery of six smaller aircraft next month as Government heightens efforts to revive the struggling national flag carrier, The Herald Business has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Are We Ready to Become a Cashless Economy?

[The Herald] Evidence from agricultural markets suggests a cashless economy requires a country to have reached a certain level of development. In Zimbabwe it seems a cashless economy is being pushed by a few organisations and people trying to introduce…

[The Herald] Evidence from agricultural markets suggests a cashless economy requires a country to have reached a certain level of development. In Zimbabwe it seems a cashless economy is being pushed by a few organisations and people trying to introduce digital technology into the medium of exchange without a nuanced understanding of ordinary people's financial knowledge base.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

More Than 100 ‘Chibok Girls’ Restart Education

[VOA] More than 100 “Chibok girls” released by Boko Haram militants have begun a new phase of their lives, taking classes at the American University of Nigeria after months of rest and recovery under the care of the Nigerian government.

[VOA] More than 100 "Chibok girls" released by Boko Haram militants have begun a new phase of their lives, taking classes at the American University of Nigeria after months of rest and recovery under the care of the Nigerian government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria