Footballer Mutasa Quits Dynamos

[The Herald] DYNAMOS’ rebuilding exercise has suffered a big blow after two of their key players Elisha Muroiwa and Wisdom Mutasa yesterday joined the East African gravy train by agreeing terms with Tanzanian soccer side Singida United.The duo brings t…

[The Herald] DYNAMOS' rebuilding exercise has suffered a big blow after two of their key players Elisha Muroiwa and Wisdom Mutasa yesterday joined the East African gravy train by agreeing terms with Tanzanian soccer side Singida United.The duo brings to three the number of Zimbabwean players to join the newly-promoted side as they are now expected to link-up with Chicken Inn midfielder Tafadzwa Kutinyu.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rapist Soldier Jailed 12 Years

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe National Army staff sergeant has been jailed for 12 years for raping a minor. Taurai Chikwizu (37) of 2 Brigade, Craneborne, raped a friend’s daughter after paying a visit. Harare Magistrate Mr Hosea Mujaya sentenced Taurai Chik…

[The Herald] A Zimbabwe National Army staff sergeant has been jailed for 12 years for raping a minor. Taurai Chikwizu (37) of 2 Brigade, Craneborne, raped a friend's daughter after paying a visit. Harare Magistrate Mr Hosea Mujaya sentenced Taurai Chikwizu to 12 years in prison after suspending four years on condition of good behaviour. The court heard that Chikwizu visited his workmate's house. He found the complainant alone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Intensifies Fight Against Human Trafficking

[The Herald] Government has done a lot in fighting human trafficking through assisting victims and carrying out awareness campaigns, but more still needs to be done to contain the scourge. Secretary for Home Affairs Mr Melusi Matshiya made the remarks …

[The Herald] Government has done a lot in fighting human trafficking through assisting victims and carrying out awareness campaigns, but more still needs to be done to contain the scourge. Secretary for Home Affairs Mr Melusi Matshiya made the remarks during the handover of equipment and furniture to the Trafficking In Persons (TIP) secretariat by the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) in Harare on Friday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Protectionism Is a Threat to Integration?

[New Times] One of the major topics discussed at the recently-concluded G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, held on 17-18 March 2017, in Baden-Baden, Germany, was the resistance to protectionism in the modern world. Such meetings …

[New Times] One of the major topics discussed at the recently-concluded G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting, held on 17-18 March 2017, in Baden-Baden, Germany, was the resistance to protectionism in the modern world. Such meetings are typically organised for Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors from the 20 leading world powers, dubbed as G20), in which Africa is mostly represented by South Africa. However, it was concluded without agreeing on a common position that would have explicitly re

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Farm Downsizing Exercise Resumes

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has resumed the farm downsizing exercise suspended in 2015 and is prioritising pieces of land that exceed the recommended maximum size or where beneficiaries have died leaving the land not fully utilised.Speaking during Zanu-PF …

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has resumed the farm downsizing exercise suspended in 2015 and is prioritising pieces of land that exceed the recommended maximum size or where beneficiaries have died leaving the land not fully utilised.Speaking during Zanu-PF Midlands Provincial Coordinating Committee on Development, Midlands Provincial Lands Officer Ms Kudzayi Katiyo said Government had resumed the farm downsizing exercise to enable more people to benefit from the land and ensure maximum utilisation of farms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Workshop Discusses Container Mass Verification Requirements

[Government of Mauritius] The container mass verification requirements of SOLAS (International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea) were the main focus of discussions of a workshop which was held on 24 March 2017 at Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène. It was organised at the initiative of the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, in collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and the Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa.

[Government of Mauritius] The container mass verification requirements of SOLAS (International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea) were the main focus of discussions of a workshop which was held on 24 March 2017 at Cyber Tower 1 in Ebène. It was organised at the initiative of the Ministry of Ocean Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, in collaboration with the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and the Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Minister Sesungkur Chairs First Meeting Financial Services Consultative Council

[Government of Mauritius] The first meeting of the Financial Services Consultative Council (FSCC) was held on Friday 24 March at the Ministry of Financial Services, Good Governance and Institutional Reforms in Ebène. The Council was chaired by the Minister of Financial Services, Good Governance and Institutional Reforms, Mr D. Sesungkur, is in line with Government policy to give a new boost to the global financial sector of the country.

[Government of Mauritius] The first meeting of the Financial Services Consultative Council (FSCC) was held on Friday 24 March at the Ministry of Financial Services, Good Governance and Institutional Reforms in Ebène. The Council was chaired by the Minister of Financial Services, Good Governance and Institutional Reforms, Mr D. Sesungkur, is in line with Government policy to give a new boost to the global financial sector of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

How Did Grace Mugabe Fall Out With Sandi-Moyo, Mahoka?

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -The fate of Zanu-PF Women’s League national executive members Cdes Eunice Nomthandazo Moyo and Sarah Mahoka could be sealed today when the wing’s top 10 meet in Harare. Last week saw Women’s League members from the grassroots …

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -The fate of Zanu-PF Women's League national executive members Cdes Eunice Nomthandazo Moyo and Sarah Mahoka could be sealed today when the wing's top 10 meet in Harare. Last week saw Women's League members from the grassroots staging demonstrations against the pair in all the country's 10 provinces over a litany of allegations, principally that of undermining the chairperson of the wing and First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

India’s Foreign Secretary Pays Courtesy Call On Prime Minister

[Government of Mauritius] The Foreign Secretary of India, Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, on 25 March 2017 at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. During the meeting, both parties recalled t…

[Government of Mauritius] The Foreign Secretary of India, Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, paid a courtesy call on the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, on 25 March 2017 at the Treasury Building in Port Louis. During the meeting, both parties recalled that ties between Mauritius and India which are rooted in history and ancestry, are characterised by deep mutual trust and shared interests.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Sudan Works With Chad, France to Find Kidnapped Frenchman

[RFI] Sudanese security agents have launched a search for a Frenchman who was kidnapped in neighbouring Chad on Thursday. Officials in Khartoum say this follows Chadian Security Minister Ahmat Mahamat Bachir’s announcement oin Friday that the man, who …

[RFI] Sudanese security agents have launched a search for a Frenchman who was kidnapped in neighbouring Chad on Thursday. Officials in Khartoum say this follows Chadian Security Minister Ahmat Mahamat Bachir's announcement oin Friday that the man, who works for a mining company, had been taken to their country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan