Govt Should Have Called Bond Notes Referendum, MPs Told

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -The government should have organised a referendum before releasing bond notes in circulation, some residents of this eastern border city said Thursday.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -The government should have organised a referendum before releasing bond notes in circulation, some residents of this eastern border city said Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Prophet Bushiri’s Assistant Survive ‘Assassination Attempt’

[Nyasa Times] Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) has upped the security detail of his Public Relations Officer (PRO) Kelvin Sulugwe after an attempted attack by unknown thugs on Wednesday along Mchinji Road.

[Nyasa Times] Prophet Shepherd Bushiri of the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) has upped the security detail of his Public Relations Officer (PRO) Kelvin Sulugwe after an attempted attack by unknown thugs on Wednesday along Mchinji Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Salga Urged to Elevate State of Municipalities

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African Local Government Association (Salga) President, Parks Tau, says the body’s new leadership must learn from its predecessors to change the socio-economic landscape of municipalities.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The South African Local Government Association (Salga) President, Parks Tau, says the body's new leadership must learn from its predecessors to change the socio-economic landscape of municipalities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Matebeleland South Province Leads in TB Deaths

[The Herald] MATABELELAND South Province has the highest number of tuberculosis related deaths in the country. About 309 people, a majority of them locals based in South Africa, commonly referred to as Injiva, have died of TB between January and Septem…

[The Herald] MATABELELAND South Province has the highest number of tuberculosis related deaths in the country. About 309 people, a majority of them locals based in South Africa, commonly referred to as Injiva, have died of TB between January and September this year.Gwanda District Medical Officer Dr Andrew Felix Muza told stakeholders at the commemorations of the belated World TB Day held at Stanmore Clinic yesterday, without divulging statistics for other provinces, that Matabeleland South has the highest number of TB

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mashaba’s Johannesburg Turns 100 Days Old, and Politics Begin

[Daily Maverick] The honeymoon’s over. The ANC has gone and the opposition is in power. Johannesburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba on Thursday delivered a speech on his first 100 days in office and it’s the first serious indication of where the coalit…

[Daily Maverick] The honeymoon's over. The ANC has gone and the opposition is in power. Johannesburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba on Thursday delivered a speech on his first 100 days in office and it's the first serious indication of where the coalition government is going. Mashaba's mayorship will force the DA and voters to reflect. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa