Pensions Commission Descend On Delinquent Insurers

[The Herald] The Insurance and Pensions Commission has threatened to take punitive action against life insurance companies that have not complied with the industry regulator’s prescribed minimum investment thresholds in certain asset classes. This come…

[The Herald] The Insurance and Pensions Commission has threatened to take punitive action against life insurance companies that have not complied with the industry regulator's prescribed minimum investment thresholds in certain asset classes. This comes as IPEC, in its second quarter report for 2017, said four life companies, including Econet Life and Zimnat Life, were yet to comply with prescribed asset ratio of 7,5 percent. The regulator also said two re-insurance companies namely Grand Re and Zep Re, were not fully

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Beauty Pegeant Search Underway

[Nyasa Times] Regional editions of Miss Malawi come to a close weekend at Sunbird Mount Soche in Blantyre where girls will battle to represent the Southern Region in the national finals after successful scouting missions in the Central and Northern reg…

[Nyasa Times] Regional editions of Miss Malawi come to a close weekend at Sunbird Mount Soche in Blantyre where girls will battle to represent the Southern Region in the national finals after successful scouting missions in the Central and Northern regions, organisers have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chiyangwa in Cairo

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa was in Cairo, Egypt, yesterday for a maiden and yet crucial meeting of the African Cup of Nations organising committee that has stepped up its act ahead of the 2019 tournament scheduled for Cameroon. Chiyang…

[The Herald] ZIFA president Philip Chiyangwa was in Cairo, Egypt, yesterday for a maiden and yet crucial meeting of the African Cup of Nations organising committee that has stepped up its act ahead of the 2019 tournament scheduled for Cameroon. Chiyangwa, who is also the COSAFA president, is one of the two vice presidents of the influential committee headed by Nigeria's Amaju Pinnick. The ZIFA boss confirmed the committee has resolved to engage a group of professional consultants, who will tour Cameroon to assess the W

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Angola – Head of State Works in Huambo Province

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, on Wednesday morning left for the central Huambo Province, where he is to officially open the 2017/2018 National Agricultural Campaign, a ceremony that is to take place in Cachiungo Municipality.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan Head of State, João Lourenço, on Wednesday morning left for the central Huambo Province, where he is to officially open the 2017/2018 National Agricultural Campaign, a ceremony that is to take place in Cachiungo Municipality.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Engagement of Wellcash Debt Collectors Raises Eyebrows

[The Herald] A motion moved last week by Matabeleland South Proportional Representative MP Mrs Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga (MDC) on the virtual presence of Wellcash Debt Collectors in most local authorities and parastatals, among other state enterp…

[The Herald] A motion moved last week by Matabeleland South Proportional Representative MP Mrs Priscilla Misihairabwi-Mushonga (MDC) on the virtual presence of Wellcash Debt Collectors in most local authorities and parastatals, among other state enterprises, cannot just be taken as casual talk. Mr Speaker Sir, while it is true that there might be controversy on some of the issues raised by Mrs Misihairabwi-Mushonga's motion, particularly the allegation of unfair regional representation, it was on the virtual presence o

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Midlands Voter Registration Starts On High Note

[The Herald] The voter registration blitz started on a high note in the Midlands province yesterday, with the exercise being carried out in Gokwe north and south in preparation for spreading it to the whole province. Zimbabwe Electoral Commission’s Mid…

[The Herald] The voter registration blitz started on a high note in the Midlands province yesterday, with the exercise being carried out in Gokwe north and south in preparation for spreading it to the whole province. Zimbabwe Electoral Commission's Midlands provincial officer Mrs Dorcas Mpofu said the biometric voter registration exercise was going on smoothly in Gokwe north and south where they began the blitz yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Catholic Nuns Under-Go Financial Management Training

[Nyasa Times] Catholic nuns drawn from various congregations within Malawi and others from Kenya and Zimbabwe are undergoing a month long financial management training being held at Association of Women Religious Institutes in Malawi (AWRIM) Secretaria…

[Nyasa Times] Catholic nuns drawn from various congregations within Malawi and others from Kenya and Zimbabwe are undergoing a month long financial management training being held at Association of Women Religious Institutes in Malawi (AWRIM) Secretariat in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Calls for Serious Agric Preps

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday urged Zimbabweans to prepare for the forthcoming agricultural season with “serious” determination and ensure another successful summer cropping year. The Zanu-PF President and First Secretary made the call during…

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday urged Zimbabweans to prepare for the forthcoming agricultural season with "serious" determination and ensure another successful summer cropping year. The Zanu-PF President and First Secretary made the call during his opening remarks at the revolutionary party's 312th Politburo meeting in Harare.

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Cyber Security Is No Trivial Matter

[The Herald] The reshuffled Cabinet ushered in a new portfolio called the Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. President Mugabe assigned former Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa to head this new ministry. Minister Chinamasa has…

[The Herald] The reshuffled Cabinet ushered in a new portfolio called the Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. President Mugabe assigned former Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa to head this new ministry. Minister Chinamasa has also previously held the Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs portfolio before.

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Egyptian Envoy Visits Media Houses

[Nyasa Times] Egyptian Ambassador to Malawi, Maher El- Adawy, has embarked o n a tour to the country’s media houses, which has seen him visiting newsrooms at Times Group at Ginnery Corner in Blantyre and official Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Lilongwe.

[Nyasa Times] Egyptian Ambassador to Malawi, Maher El- Adawy, has embarked o n a tour to the country's media houses, which has seen him visiting newsrooms at Times Group at Ginnery Corner in Blantyre and official Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Lilongwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi