Revenue Authority Boss Calls for Stock Exchange Circuit Breakers

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) chairperson Willia Bonyongwe has called on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) to consider introducing circuit breakers as a way of insulating the market against potential upheaval.

[Financial Gazette] Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) chairperson Willia Bonyongwe has called on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) to consider introducing circuit breakers as a way of insulating the market against potential upheaval.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Women to Sue Hotel Over ‘Bitches’ Tag

[Nyasa Times] Three women whose identity have been concealed by Nyasa Times are planning to drag Dovic Hotel Management to court for calling them ‘bitches’, based on a bill copy which this publication has seen.

[Nyasa Times] Three women whose identity have been concealed by Nyasa Times are planning to drag Dovic Hotel Management to court for calling them 'bitches', based on a bill copy which this publication has seen.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Surviving in the Face of Disability

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -When he goes into a shop to purchase something, most shop owners and people alike misconstrue his intention. They mistake him for a beggar.

[Malawi News Agency] Mangochi -When he goes into a shop to purchase something, most shop owners and people alike misconstrue his intention. They mistake him for a beggar.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt in Drive to Contain NCDs

[The Herald] Government is making efforts to establish an Inter-Ministerial Task Force on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) because such diseases need a multi-sectoral response, President Mugabe has said. NCDs are chronic diseases that cannot be passed …

[The Herald] Government is making efforts to establish an Inter-Ministerial Task Force on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) because such diseases need a multi-sectoral response, President Mugabe has said. NCDs are chronic diseases that cannot be passed from person-to-person and include cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory and cardiovascular diseases.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Recovered N140 Billion From Revenue Leakages, Says Senate

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate yesterday said that through its probe of revenue leakages, the collection banks had remitted N140 billion to the Federal Government through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate yesterday said that through its probe of revenue leakages, the collection banks had remitted N140 billion to the Federal Government through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Tap Aids Levy for Cancer

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT will now use resources mobilised through the Aids Levy to fight the cancer scourge that continues to ravage society. It is estimated that 7 000 Zimbabweans are diagnosed of cancer every year. Speaking at World Health Organisatio…

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT will now use resources mobilised through the Aids Levy to fight the cancer scourge that continues to ravage society. It is estimated that 7 000 Zimbabweans are diagnosed of cancer every year. Speaking at World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) underway here yesterday, Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa said Zimbabwe was putting in place measures to fight NCDs like cancer and diabetes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scientific Rocks Afrimma

[Observer] The African Muzik Magazine awards (AFRIMMA) might have come to an end with splendid performances from the likes of Diamond Platinumz, Tiwa Savage and a host of other top-rated African acts, but it was Scientific’s performances that stole the…

[Observer] The African Muzik Magazine awards (AFRIMMA) might have come to an end with splendid performances from the likes of Diamond Platinumz, Tiwa Savage and a host of other top-rated African acts, but it was Scientific's performances that stole the show, an experience that will be etched on the minds of everyone at the show.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Free Breast Cancer Screening On Cards

[The Herald] The Anglican parish of St James in Warren Park, Harare, will host a free breast cancer screening day on Saturday as part of the country’s October breast cancer awareness campaign. The screening will be done during the parish’s medical outr…

[The Herald] The Anglican parish of St James in Warren Park, Harare, will host a free breast cancer screening day on Saturday as part of the country's October breast cancer awareness campaign. The screening will be done during the parish's medical outreach aimed at providing free medical treatment to Harare citizens. The medical outreach will be running under the theme "St James Warren Park responds to human need by loving service".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Drought is Good for Business

[Deutsche Welle] Africa’s drought crisis has hit Kenya and numerous schools have had to stop providing free food to their pupils. This is not only due to crop failures but also greedy profiteers.

[Deutsche Welle] Africa's drought crisis has hit Kenya and numerous schools have had to stop providing free food to their pupils. This is not only due to crop failures but also greedy profiteers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Unrest a Test for West African Leaders

[IRIN] Political violence in Togo claimed more victims this week. On Wednesday at least four people were shot dead in clashes between security forces and protestors in the West African country’s two biggest cities. On Tuesday, two soldiers and a teenag…

[IRIN] Political violence in Togo claimed more victims this week. On Wednesday at least four people were shot dead in clashes between security forces and protestors in the West African country's two biggest cities. On Tuesday, two soldiers and a teenager died. The deaths came amid unrest following the arrest of an imam with close ties to the opposition, and against a backdrop of months of anti-government protests.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo