Govt Dissolves Cottco Holdings Board

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has dissolved the Cottco Holdings board, sources privy to the development said yesterday, without providing full details of the reasons for the dissolution.The Government, which is bankrolling the contract scheme of the company …

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT has dissolved the Cottco Holdings board, sources privy to the development said yesterday, without providing full details of the reasons for the dissolution.The Government, which is bankrolling the contract scheme of the company is in the process of taking over the country's largest cotton company through a debt equity swap.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University, Huawei Ink Deal

[The Herald] Reason Razao -HUAWEI Technologies and the University of Zimbabwe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the Chinese company establishing an Information and Communications Technology talent development programme at the tert…

[The Herald] Reason Razao -HUAWEI Technologies and the University of Zimbabwe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will see the Chinese company establishing an Information and Communications Technology talent development programme at the tertiary institution.The programme will focus on up-skill and re-skilling initiatives to create world class ICT graduates and professionals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ATMs to Dispense Bond Notes and U.S. Dollars – Reports

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean banks are set to have separate ATMs for bond notes and the US dollars, reports have said, ahead of the introduction of the dreaded surrogate currency next week.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean banks are set to have separate ATMs for bond notes and the US dollars, reports have said, ahead of the introduction of the dreaded surrogate currency next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lesotho Parties Seal Deal for Govt of National Unity, Want Mosisili Out

[News24Wire] Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili’s Democratic Congress (DC) party and former prime minister Tom Thabane’s All Basotho Convention have confirmed signature of a coalition agreement for a government of national unity.

[News24Wire] Lesotho Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili's Democratic Congress (DC) party and former prime minister Tom Thabane's All Basotho Convention have confirmed signature of a coalition agreement for a government of national unity.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Bulk Water Dealers Must Honour Renewal Deadline

[The Herald] It is that time of the year when bulk water dealers across the country should once again come forward and renew their licences with the Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA).With bulk water dealing activities on the rise, especially in…

[The Herald] It is that time of the year when bulk water dealers across the country should once again come forward and renew their licences with the Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA).With bulk water dealing activities on the rise, especially in Harare and Bulawayo due to the inadequacy of municipal water, the need for strict and proper regulation also arises. The current drought also increases the need for appropriate regulation of bulk water dealers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Should Not Forget Our Heroes

[The Herald] Thirty nine years ago, on November 23, 1977, one of the most heinous crimes against humanity was committed by Ian Smith’s Rhodesian security forces when they bombarded Chimoio Camp, a vast facility housing innocent men, women and children …

[The Herald] Thirty nine years ago, on November 23, 1977, one of the most heinous crimes against humanity was committed by Ian Smith's Rhodesian security forces when they bombarded Chimoio Camp, a vast facility housing innocent men, women and children in Mozambique.Scars from the Chimoio attack remain at the pivot of the nation's conscience, without necessarily belittling the other attacks by the racist regime in Mozambique, Zambia, and here in Zimbabwe, where thousands of people -- young and old; male and female peris

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Magharibi Michezo Awards Set for Dec 17

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The 2016 edition of the annual Magharibi Michezo Awards (MMA) was launched on Friday with organizers announcing plans to train over 50 community youth coaches in the coming season.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The 2016 edition of the annual Magharibi Michezo Awards (MMA) was launched on Friday with organizers announcing plans to train over 50 community youth coaches in the coming season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Committee Reschedules Kimberley Public Hearings On Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Friday 25 November 2016 – The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has assured the people of Kimberley, in particular the Khoi and the San communities that it will return in Janu…

[Parliament of South Africa] Parliament, Friday 25 November 2016 - The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has assured the people of Kimberley, in particular the Khoi and the San communities that it will return in January 2017 to allow the Kimberley residents another opportunity to make inputs into the Traditional and Khoi-San Leadership Bill.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SAPS Calls for Public Vigilance During the Holiday Season

[SAPS] Pretoria -With the holiday season already upon us, the South African Police Service (SAPS) would, once again, remind people from wherever in the country they are, to remain vigilant. The SAPS further calls on people to be aware of their surround…

[SAPS] Pretoria -With the holiday season already upon us, the South African Police Service (SAPS) would, once again, remind people from wherever in the country they are, to remain vigilant. The SAPS further calls on people to be aware of their surroundings at all times in order to avoid becoming victims of crime, which, unfortunately, tend to spike during this time of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa