Nation Must Get It Right On Doing Business Reforms

[The Herald] As Zimbabwe continues to implement measures and policies that will promote the inflow of investment into the economy, it has become imperative that Government accelerates reforms to the ease of doing business as this has been a drawback in…

[The Herald] As Zimbabwe continues to implement measures and policies that will promote the inflow of investment into the economy, it has become imperative that Government accelerates reforms to the ease of doing business as this has been a drawback in achieving that goal. Not only has the country been persistently ranked poorly on the Global Competitiveness Report, but on the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business report and the Global Corruption Index as well, just to mention a few.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Burkina Faso By Far Exceeds Its Objectives for Its Development Plan

[AMA] The President, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, and the government of Burkina Faso, managed to mobilise almost 28 billion euros (18,500 billion CFA francs) within the framework of the conference of partners for the financing of the National Economic and Social Development Plan.

[AMA] The President, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré, and the government of Burkina Faso, managed to mobilise almost 28 billion euros (18,500 billion CFA francs) within the framework of the conference of partners for the financing of the National Economic and Social Development Plan.

source: AllAfrica News: Burkina Faso

Tribute to a Forgotten Football Playing Political Activist

[New Era] Death has robbed Namibia of one of its most recognizable shot-stoppers in the shape of former Black Africa’ Football Club lanky goalkeeper Naftalie Cakes Naobeb.

[New Era] Death has robbed Namibia of one of its most recognizable shot-stoppers in the shape of former Black Africa' Football Club lanky goalkeeper Naftalie Cakes Naobeb.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Raw Materials Supply and Livestock Update

[The Herald] Low maize stocks are available from traders. Acquiring maize from South Africa is a rigorous process with the National Biotechnology Authority and is posing serious logistical challenges. All imports are being supervised to prevent disease…

[The Herald] Low maize stocks are available from traders. Acquiring maize from South Africa is a rigorous process with the National Biotechnology Authority and is posing serious logistical challenges. All imports are being supervised to prevent diseased maize being imported.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Construction Industry Owes in Tax Arrears

[New Era] Windhoek -Finance minister Calle Schlettwein has assured the private sector that government will pay for services rendered but said the deadline of December 15, set by the Construction Industries Federation goes against the “consultative spir…

[New Era] Windhoek -Finance minister Calle Schlettwein has assured the private sector that government will pay for services rendered but said the deadline of December 15, set by the Construction Industries Federation goes against the "consultative spirit" in which government has engaged the federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

President Buhari Agrees to New Date for Daughter Zahra’s Wedding

[Daily Trust] The postponed wedding ceremony of President Muhammad Buhari’s daughter Zahra to oil tycoon, Ahmed Indimi, has been re-scheduled for December 16, 2016, a close family source has confirmed

[Daily Trust] The postponed wedding ceremony of President Muhammad Buhari's daughter Zahra to oil tycoon, Ahmed Indimi, has been re-scheduled for December 16, 2016, a close family source has confirmed

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NGO Releases Extrajudicial Killings Report

[VOA] A nongovernmental organization is accusing Kenyan security forces of making dozens of people disappear since 2012. Its report focuses on Kenya’s coastal communities, where there is a large Muslim population.

[VOA] A nongovernmental organization is accusing Kenyan security forces of making dozens of people disappear since 2012. Its report focuses on Kenya's coastal communities, where there is a large Muslim population.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Got ‘Too Close to the Action’ At SABC, Says Former Board Member

[News24Wire] Communications Minister Faith Muthambi acted unlawfully when she amended the SABC board’s memorandum of incorporation (MOI), former board member Krish Naidoo has testified.

[News24Wire] Communications Minister Faith Muthambi acted unlawfully when she amended the SABC board's memorandum of incorporation (MOI), former board member Krish Naidoo has testified.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Castle of Good Hope Commemoration a Chance to Rewrite Colonial History – Zuma

[News24Wire] The 350th commemoration of the founding of the “bastion of colonialism”, the Castle of Good Hope, is an opportunity to rewrite colonial history, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

[News24Wire] The 350th commemoration of the founding of the "bastion of colonialism", the Castle of Good Hope, is an opportunity to rewrite colonial history, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa