Govt Sets Tribunal to Probe Suspended Councillors

[The Herald] Government has appointed top lawyer Advocate Thabani Mpofu to chair a three-member tribunal set up to probe three Harare councillors over allegations of cheating in a $31 million tender. Councillors Urayayi Mangwiro, Paula Macharangwanda a…

[The Herald] Government has appointed top lawyer Advocate Thabani Mpofu to chair a three-member tribunal set up to probe three Harare councillors over allegations of cheating in a $31 million tender. Councillors Urayayi Mangwiro, Paula Macharangwanda and Wilton Janjazi were suspended in June this year by Local Government, Rural Development and National Housing Minister Saviour Kasukuwere over a series of misconduct charges involving cheating in a tender. Minister Kasukuwere appointed Adv Mpofu chairman of the tribunal

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Poultry Producers Import Hatching Eggs From Europe

[The Herald] Poultry producers could be forced to import hatching eggs from Europe on the back of local and regional shortages that were triggered by the outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza virus commonly known as bird flu.

[The Herald] Poultry producers could be forced to import hatching eggs from Europe on the back of local and regional shortages that were triggered by the outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza virus commonly known as bird flu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Moves to Make Prisons Self-Reliant

[New Times] The Ministry of Justice is considering sustainable strategies to build self-reliance in prisons financing, by increasing internally generated income at correctional facilities.

[New Times] The Ministry of Justice is considering sustainable strategies to build self-reliance in prisons financing, by increasing internally generated income at correctional facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Mount Kenya University, Rwandair Partner to Promote Aviation Industry

[New Times] Mount Kenya University Rwanda recently entered a memorandum of understanding with RwandAir in a bid to strengthen the field of academic training and research.

[New Times] Mount Kenya University Rwanda recently entered a memorandum of understanding with RwandAir in a bid to strengthen the field of academic training and research.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Archaeologists Discover Ancient King’s Artifact

[New Times] A team of archaeologists are excavating a place believed to have been palace for former Rwandan kings in Karongi District in search of artifact that can help tell the country’s history.

[New Times] A team of archaeologists are excavating a place believed to have been palace for former Rwandan kings in Karongi District in search of artifact that can help tell the country's history.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Minibus Accident Survivors Share Their Stories

[Citizen] Bukumbi -Sophia Biambina, 32, a resident of Nyampande Village in Sengerema District lost two children after a minibus they were travelling in on Monday developed mechanical problems before plunging into Lake Victoria at Igongo Ferry in Misung…

[Citizen] Bukumbi -Sophia Biambina, 32, a resident of Nyampande Village in Sengerema District lost two children after a minibus they were travelling in on Monday developed mechanical problems before plunging into Lake Victoria at Igongo Ferry in Misungwi District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senate to Convene Meeting on Management of Public Funds

[New Times] The Senate has decided to organise a high-level meeting that will bring together leaders in the central government and other stakeholders to discuss poor management of public funds.

[New Times] The Senate has decided to organise a high-level meeting that will bring together leaders in the central government and other stakeholders to discuss poor management of public funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda