Inflation Now Under Control, Says Central Bank Governor

[AIM] Maputo -Inflation has been brought under control and the exchange rate of the Mozambican currency, the metical, has stabilised, declared the governor of the Bank of Mozambique, Rogerio Zandamela, on Wednesday.

[AIM] Maputo -Inflation has been brought under control and the exchange rate of the Mozambican currency, the metical, has stabilised, declared the governor of the Bank of Mozambique, Rogerio Zandamela, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

APC Senator Backs Obasanjo, Asks Buhari to Bow Out

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari should heed the admonition of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, drop his re-election bid, and allow a new leader with ‘fresh and progressive ideas’ to take charge, the senator representing Kaduna Central, S…

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari should heed the admonition of former President, Olusegun Obasanjo, drop his re-election bid, and allow a new leader with 'fresh and progressive ideas' to take charge, the senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Elections Earlier Than July – Mnangagwa

[263Chat] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed that the highly anticipated 2018 harmonized elections will be held before the July mark, a move that is likely to catch opposition parties flatfooted.

[263Chat] President Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed that the highly anticipated 2018 harmonized elections will be held before the July mark, a move that is likely to catch opposition parties flatfooted.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Immunity for Mugabes – Mnangagwa

[The Source] Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the country’s former ruler Robert Mugabe and his family are not immune from prosecution, dispelling reports that the former first family had been granted immunity.

[The Source] Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the country's former ruler Robert Mugabe and his family are not immune from prosecution, dispelling reports that the former first family had been granted immunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Like the Nazis, the State Capture Culprits Have Left a Paper Trail for All to See

[Daily Maverick] State Capture relies on the guise of legality to establish the infrastructure of enriching a politically connected few. And so there is a plethora of board minutes, ministerial letters or electronic communications few thought would eve…

[Daily Maverick] State Capture relies on the guise of legality to establish the infrastructure of enriching a politically connected few. And so there is a plethora of board minutes, ministerial letters or electronic communications few thought would ever see the light of day in relation to dodgy dealings at State-owned Entities (SoEs). The parliamentary inquiry into Eskom State Capture since last year has seen those in charge of governance, finances and procurement explain away such documents amid claims of amnesia and a de

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Zambia – Reform in a Time of Cholera

[Daily Maverick] Zambia has failed to deliver on the needs, let alone the expectations, of its citizens. Unless something changes dramatically, the cholera crisis and other outbreaks will become commonplace.

[Daily Maverick] Zambia has failed to deliver on the needs, let alone the expectations, of its citizens. Unless something changes dramatically, the cholera crisis and other outbreaks will become commonplace.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Observers Confirm Delays in Opening Nampula Polling Stations

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican election observers have confirmed that most polling stations for Wednesday’s mayoral by-election in the northern city of Nampula did not open on time at 07.00.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican election observers have confirmed that most polling stations for Wednesday's mayoral by-election in the northern city of Nampula did not open on time at 07.00.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Hashtags and New Websites Are Not Going to Stave Off #dayzero

[Daily Maverick] The answer to confronting the water crisis, climate change and the failure of the City of Cape Town, the Western Cape Government and the Department of Water and Sanitation will not be resolved by hashtags or town hall meetings.

[Daily Maverick] The answer to confronting the water crisis, climate change and the failure of the City of Cape Town, the Western Cape Government and the Department of Water and Sanitation will not be resolved by hashtags or town hall meetings.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Monk-E’ Yergeau Coming for Uganda’s 11th Hip-Hop for Society Event

[Independent (Kampala)] Canadian graffiti artists and rapper David ‘Monk-E’ Yergeau will make a guest appearance at Uganda’s 11th annual Hiphop for Society event at Nsambya on Sunday January 28.

[Independent (Kampala)] Canadian graffiti artists and rapper David 'Monk-E' Yergeau will make a guest appearance at Uganda's 11th annual Hiphop for Society event at Nsambya on Sunday January 28.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda