Police Boss Chihuri Challenges Top Cops

[The Herald] Police Commissioner-General Dr Augustine Chihuri has challenged senior officers to consider investing part of the proceeds from the Commissioner-General’s Funfair to ensure a steady and reliable income to cater for orphaned and disadvantag…

[The Herald] Police Commissioner-General Dr Augustine Chihuri has challenged senior officers to consider investing part of the proceeds from the Commissioner-General's Funfair to ensure a steady and reliable income to cater for orphaned and disadvantaged children. Comm-Gen Chihuri was speaking at the handover of various prizes that included 10 vehicles to winners of the raffle conducted during the funfair on Saturday at the Morris Depot Grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Frugality for Fiscal Liberals to Fetch Development

[Addis Fortune] As many of the theories of economic growth and development state, saving is a significant determinant of economic growth. Sustainability depends on a country’s ability to save and invest in productive enterprises. It is also an essentia…

[Addis Fortune] As many of the theories of economic growth and development state, saving is a significant determinant of economic growth. Sustainability depends on a country's ability to save and invest in productive enterprises. It is also an essential foundation for domestic financial resource mobilisation and, by financing development, accelerates growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Mugabe’s Cabinet Reshuffle – an Exercise of Power

[Daily Maverick] Following comments by Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe that it was time to review the performance of his cabinet ministers, a cabinet reshuffle was announced by the Chief Secretary in the President and Cabinet, Misheck Sibanda, on Mo…

[Daily Maverick] Following comments by Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe that it was time to review the performance of his cabinet ministers, a cabinet reshuffle was announced by the Chief Secretary in the President and Cabinet, Misheck Sibanda, on Monday. And while the reshuffle did not go all out to end Emmerson Mnangagwa's political career, it has weakened him. By SALLY NYAKANYANGA.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Media Content Creation Akin to Issue Deviation

[Addis Fortune] The number of FM radio stations and TV channels in Ethiopia transmitted via the satellite has increased in recent years. For outsiders who are unfamiliar with the media’s contents, they may think that abundance has brought diversity. Ho…

[Addis Fortune] The number of FM radio stations and TV channels in Ethiopia transmitted via the satellite has increased in recent years. For outsiders who are unfamiliar with the media's contents, they may think that abundance has brought diversity. However, the reality on the ground is different. The program formats of most entertainment outlets are more or less similar. The content that the media houses offer to their audience remains to be almost a copy of the other.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Oldies Swagger, Newbies Stutter

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian music has always been a case of individual excellence more than institutional effort. From the Ethiopian music’s king of kings, the late Tilahun Gesesse, to the crown prince, Teddy Afro, there have been individual artists who …

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian music has always been a case of individual excellence more than institutional effort. From the Ethiopian music's king of kings, the late Tilahun Gesesse, to the crown prince, Teddy Afro, there have been individual artists who outshined their generations without having the necessary education or institutional backing.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethio Telecom Manoeuver Upsets Mobile Market

[Addis Fortune] Unlike the old days, Danawit Alemseged was idle for a long time on Wednesday morning, in her four square metres mobile apparatus retail shop, located behind Betelhem Plaza, Megenagna along Equatorial Guinea street.

[Addis Fortune] Unlike the old days, Danawit Alemseged was idle for a long time on Wednesday morning, in her four square metres mobile apparatus retail shop, located behind Betelhem Plaza, Megenagna along Equatorial Guinea street.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

I Will Resist Pressure to Depose Olubadan, Says Ajimobi

[Guardian] Abuja -Oyo State Governor, Abiola Aj?imobi has vowed to resist pressure to depose the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji.The governor made the pledge yesterday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, after a meeting with President Muhamm…

[Guardian] Abuja -Oyo State Governor, Abiola Aj?imobi has vowed to resist pressure to depose the Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji.The governor made the pledge yesterday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, after a meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria