West Pokot Governor Beats Rivals in Jubilee Poll

[Nation] The West Pokot Governor Simon Kachapin will face off with Senator John Lonyangapuo in the August gubernatorial elections after he was declared the winner in the Jubilee primaries held on Wednesday.

[Nation] The West Pokot Governor Simon Kachapin will face off with Senator John Lonyangapuo in the August gubernatorial elections after he was declared the winner in the Jubilee primaries held on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Electronic Transfers Dominate Business

[The Herald] Bulawayo -The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says the ratio of cash to deposits in banks has come down from a high of 43,5 percent in 2009 to just under 5 percent, with electronic transfers picking up the huge difference as most retailers now ge…

[The Herald] Bulawayo -The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe says the ratio of cash to deposits in banks has come down from a high of 43,5 percent in 2009 to just under 5 percent, with electronic transfers picking up the huge difference as most retailers now get most of their payments by swipe card and banking App transfers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court Sentences Man to 3 Years for Theft

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Midima Senior Resident Magistrate Court on Wednesday sentenced Trust Masanza, 27, to 3 years imprisonment for breaking into a building and committing a felony.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Midima Senior Resident Magistrate Court on Wednesday sentenced Trust Masanza, 27, to 3 years imprisonment for breaking into a building and committing a felony.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Civil Servants Bonus Payments Begin

[The Herald] Civil Servants will be paid their 2016 annual bonuses starting today, as Government continues to stagger the payments until all civil service sectors are covered.Speaking at the Zimbabwe Teachers Association (ZIMTA) 36th annual conference,…

[The Herald] Civil Servants will be paid their 2016 annual bonuses starting today, as Government continues to stagger the payments until all civil service sectors are covered.Speaking at the Zimbabwe Teachers Association (ZIMTA) 36th annual conference, Public Service, Labour and Social Welfare Deputy Minister Tapiwanashe Matangaidze said Government regretted the delay in payment of bonuses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Aiteo Group Splashes N2.5 Billion On Nigerian Football

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s foremost energy solutions company, Aiteo Group, on Wednesday signed a 5-Year partnership agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation, which has conferred on the company the title of Official Optimum Partner of the NFF.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's foremost energy solutions company, Aiteo Group, on Wednesday signed a 5-Year partnership agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation, which has conferred on the company the title of Official Optimum Partner of the NFF.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S.$31,000 Theft Accused Cop Arrested

[New Zimbabwe] A FUGITIVE police officer who allegedly stole $31,000 from a Zambian national in connivance with two workmates has been arrested after being on the run for nearly a month.

[New Zimbabwe] A FUGITIVE police officer who allegedly stole $31,000 from a Zambian national in connivance with two workmates has been arrested after being on the run for nearly a month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Vendors Benefit From Tobacco Farmers

[The Herald] The tobacco marketing season is characterised by a lot of activities outside the selling of the golden leaf. Most of the activities are beneficial to the economy whilst others are illicit.

[The Herald] The tobacco marketing season is characterised by a lot of activities outside the selling of the golden leaf. Most of the activities are beneficial to the economy whilst others are illicit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Speaks On South African Police Minister Mbalula Utterances

[The Herald] Government yesterday urged South Africa to follow diplomatic channels if there were issues that need attention, saying the two countries enjoyed very cordial relations.

[The Herald] Government yesterday urged South Africa to follow diplomatic channels if there were issues that need attention, saying the two countries enjoyed very cordial relations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe