Former Land Owner Confronts Shamuyarira’s Widow Over Seized Farm

[New Zimbabwe] DISPOSSESSED commercial farmer Ben Freeth recently took time to pay a “courtesy” call on former cabinet minister Nathan Shamuyarira’s widow during which he boldly reminded the new land owner how much she had ruined the once productive farm.

[New Zimbabwe] DISPOSSESSED commercial farmer Ben Freeth recently took time to pay a "courtesy" call on former cabinet minister Nathan Shamuyarira's widow during which he boldly reminded the new land owner how much she had ruined the once productive farm.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Businesses Make Progress On Cutting Water Pollution

[The Herald] Polluting Zimbabwean businesses have made some progress in cutting down water pollution since authorities threatened to shut down companies that failed to do so in 2014. This is according to Aaron Chigona, a director with the Environmental…

[The Herald] Polluting Zimbabwean businesses have made some progress in cutting down water pollution since authorities threatened to shut down companies that failed to do so in 2014. This is according to Aaron Chigona, a director with the Environmental Management Agency (EMA). On the whole, the challenge of pollution, in all its major forms --land, water, air and noise -- is far from over, he said. The discharge of harmful waste into water systems by companies in mining, manufacturing, oil and food, including raw sewag

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Ugandans Advised Stop Using Social Media for Gossiping

[Monitor] Ugandans have been advised to stop using social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp for gossiping and unproductive posts but use them for doing business.

[Monitor] Ugandans have been advised to stop using social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp for gossiping and unproductive posts but use them for doing business.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hundreds Miss KCSE at Dadaab Over Repatriation

[Nation] At least 165 out of 1148 candidates registered for this year’s Kenya Certificate of Secondary School (KCSE) in Dadaab refugee camp missed the examinations due to the ongoing repatriation.

[Nation] At least 165 out of 1148 candidates registered for this year's Kenya Certificate of Secondary School (KCSE) in Dadaab refugee camp missed the examinations due to the ongoing repatriation.

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Islamic Devt Bank to Invest U.S.$35 Million in Jigawa

[Leadership] Gov. Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa on Sunday said the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has concluded plans to invest about 35 million dollars to promote agriculture in the state.

[Leadership] Gov. Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa on Sunday said the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has concluded plans to invest about 35 million dollars to promote agriculture in the state.

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Trump Won’t Disrupt U.S.-Nigeria Relations – Enikanolaiye

[Leadership] The new Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sola Enikanolaiye, on Sunday assured Nigerians that Donald Trump’s presidency would not disrupt the U.S. and Nigeria’s long-existing relations.

[Leadership] The new Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sola Enikanolaiye, on Sunday assured Nigerians that Donald Trump's presidency would not disrupt the U.S. and Nigeria's long-existing relations.

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Qatar Offers Ugandans 40,000 Jobs

[Monitor] The government of the State of Qatar has offered 40,000 jobs to Ugandans beginning 2017, to participate in the 2022 World Cup preparations as well as raise the Ugandan population working there.

[Monitor] The government of the State of Qatar has offered 40,000 jobs to Ugandans beginning 2017, to participate in the 2022 World Cup preparations as well as raise the Ugandan population working there.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chimbetu Ready for Double Celebration

[The Herald] Thrills, surprises and excitement are expected when dendera musician Suluman Chimbetu ties the knot on the same day that he launches his much-awaited album “Jamboree” on Saturday. The wedding, slated for Zimbali Gardens in Greendale, is ex…

[The Herald] Thrills, surprises and excitement are expected when dendera musician Suluman Chimbetu ties the knot on the same day that he launches his much-awaited album "Jamboree" on Saturday. The wedding, slated for Zimbali Gardens in Greendale, is expected to unite him with his former band member Franco "Slomo" Dhaka as well as his cousin Tryson who are part of the bridal team.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Moyo Corruption Saga Back in Spotlight

[New Zimbabwe] EMBATTLED Higher and Tertiary Education Minister, Jonathan Moyo’s financial embezzlement saga returns to the spotlight this week when a parliamentary committee led by a party rival sits to quiz some said beneficiaries of the alleged scam.

[New Zimbabwe] EMBATTLED Higher and Tertiary Education Minister, Jonathan Moyo's financial embezzlement saga returns to the spotlight this week when a parliamentary committee led by a party rival sits to quiz some said beneficiaries of the alleged scam.

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