Stock Exchange Should Put Its House in Order

[Financial Gazette] THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) should put its house in order to restore public and investor confidence in the integrity of capital markets in Zimbabwe. This call comes in the wake of the recent debacle over the Econet US$130 mill…

[Financial Gazette] THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) should put its house in order to restore public and investor confidence in the integrity of capital markets in Zimbabwe. This call comes in the wake of the recent debacle over the Econet US$130 million rights issue and other issuer debacles that have preceded it where the ZSE has simply bungled. The image of the ZSE is "in tatters" and needs urgent mending.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sudan Journalists – 58 Press Freedom Violations in Q4

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -In a report published yesterday, the Sudanese Journalists Network marked an increase in violations of press freedoms amounting to 58 cases in the fourth quarter of the last year. The report pointed out that the most prominent …

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -In a report published yesterday, the Sudanese Journalists Network marked an increase in violations of press freedoms amounting to 58 cases in the fourth quarter of the last year. The report pointed out that the most prominent violations were arrests, detentions, summons, prosecutions, and confiscation of newspapers.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Health, Water Crisis Spreads Disease in Darfur Camps

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Tawila -The camps for the displaced in Kass locality in South Darfur and Tawila in North Darfur are experiencing a severe shortage of health and water services, which is leading to a deterioration in the environment.

[Radio Dabanga] Kass / Tawila -The camps for the displaced in Kass locality in South Darfur and Tawila in North Darfur are experiencing a severe shortage of health and water services, which is leading to a deterioration in the environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Gold Prospector Wounded in South Darfur Robbery

[Radio Dabanga] Um Leona -A group of gold prospectors were surrounded by gunmen and robbed of their valuables in South Darfur on Sunday. One of them who resisted the robbers was shot and critically wounded.

[Radio Dabanga] Um Leona -A group of gold prospectors were surrounded by gunmen and robbed of their valuables in South Darfur on Sunday. One of them who resisted the robbers was shot and critically wounded.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNICEF Appeals for U.S.$110 Million for Children in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan office of the United Nations International Children’s Fund (Unicef), on Wednesday launched an appeal to raise $110 million to meet humanitarian needs for children in Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Sudan office of the United Nations International Children's Fund (Unicef), on Wednesday launched an appeal to raise $110 million to meet humanitarian needs for children in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Government Incurs U.S.$1 Billion Carry-Over Expenses

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT has huge carry-over expenditure demands from 2016, including US$180 million in outstanding bonuses for civil servants, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa revealed during an indaba for civil servants held last month.

[Financial Gazette] GOVERNMENT has huge carry-over expenditure demands from 2016, including US$180 million in outstanding bonuses for civil servants, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa revealed during an indaba for civil servants held last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Social Security Authority to Buy Diamond Firm Shares

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is proceeding with plans to buy out minorities in Zimbabwe’s largest short term insurer, NicozDiamond, in which it last year increased its shareholding to 44.9 percent, the Financial Gazette’s Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

[Financial Gazette] THE National Social Security Authority (NSSA) is proceeding with plans to buy out minorities in Zimbabwe's largest short term insurer, NicozDiamond, in which it last year increased its shareholding to 44.9 percent, the Financial Gazette's Companies & Markets (C&M) can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

British Urges Action to Prevent Somalia Famine

[Shabelle] Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn’t taken to address the threat of famine, Britain’s envoy for the Horn of Africa warned Wednesday.

[Shabelle] Hundreds of thousands of people in Somalia may die or be near death in May if immediate action isn't taken to address the threat of famine, Britain's envoy for the Horn of Africa warned Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Junior Chipolopolo Face Amajita Test

[Times of Zambia] SOUTH Africa coach Thabo Senong anticipates a tough match against Zambia when the two Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) contenders clash in a friendly match today at Nkoloma Stadium.

[Times of Zambia] SOUTH Africa coach Thabo Senong anticipates a tough match against Zambia when the two Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) contenders clash in a friendly match today at Nkoloma Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa