Every Generation Must Fight Its Own Demons

[New Zimbabwe] WHEN we were growing up, politics was a pastime activity for the mature and the old; a dangerous pastime so to speak. In those days, people with divergent views from the party and government did not discuss politics in the public; if the…

[New Zimbabwe] WHEN we were growing up, politics was a pastime activity for the mature and the old; a dangerous pastime so to speak. In those days, people with divergent views from the party and government did not discuss politics in the public; if they did, at least they did not dare express their honest opinions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

VP Mnangagwa Accused of Christmas ‘Coup Plot’

[New Zimbabwe] VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces charges of presiding over a dead-of-the-night coup plot at his Zvishavane ‘Village Castle’ as it emerges that what he described as a family gift-opening of Christmas presents event was in fact a po…

[New Zimbabwe] VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces charges of presiding over a dead-of-the-night coup plot at his Zvishavane 'Village Castle' as it emerges that what he described as a family gift-opening of Christmas presents event was in fact a political gathering.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Form One Students Start Reporting Amid Flouted Fee Guidelines Fears

[Nation] Students selected to join form one, for all categories of schools, are expected to start reporting on Monday as the government grapples with claims that last year’s examination was not properly marked.

[Nation] Students selected to join form one, for all categories of schools, are expected to start reporting on Monday as the government grapples with claims that last year's examination was not properly marked.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Thrust for Industrial Parks

[Daily News] Private sector players in the country have appealed to the government to amend the Special Economic Zone Act and the Tanzania Investment Act to enable the country set up modern industrial parks to attract more investments, particularly from China.

[Daily News] Private sector players in the country have appealed to the government to amend the Special Economic Zone Act and the Tanzania Investment Act to enable the country set up modern industrial parks to attract more investments, particularly from China.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Forex – Gov Bello Lauds Dangote for Promoting Tourism

[Leadership] Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has commended Dangote Industries limited for promoting tourism potentials in Nigeria and especially in Kogi State by sponsoring the state’s 6th Ebira Carnival.

[Leadership] Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has commended Dangote Industries limited for promoting tourism potentials in Nigeria and especially in Kogi State by sponsoring the state's 6th Ebira Carnival.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Importers to Spend N59 Billion More On Freight Charges Annually

[Leadership] Nigerian importers and shippers will spend a whooping N59 billion in 2017 due to the increment in freight charges on every container coming into the country by foreign shipping lines.

[Leadership] Nigerian importers and shippers will spend a whooping N59 billion in 2017 due to the increment in freight charges on every container coming into the country by foreign shipping lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Targets 60 Percent Local Refining Capacity in 2017

[Leadership] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it has commenced efforts to reduce product importation by boosting the capacity utilisation of the nation’s refineries to 60 per cent by the end of 2017.

[Leadership] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) said it has commenced efforts to reduce product importation by boosting the capacity utilisation of the nation's refineries to 60 per cent by the end of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria