Zimbabwe Is Jumping From Frying Pan to Fire!

[Observer] Desperate times, indeed, call for desperate measures. With the confusion in Harare continuing to unfold, Zimbabweans have been caught between a rock and a hard place.

[Observer] Desperate times, indeed, call for desperate measures. With the confusion in Harare continuing to unfold, Zimbabweans have been caught between a rock and a hard place.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Introduces Fishing Titles

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Tuesday approved a set of regulations on fishing rights and licensing, introducing, for the first time, a title that grants fishing rights.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Tuesday approved a set of regulations on fishing rights and licensing, introducing, for the first time, a title that grants fishing rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Museveni Attacks MPs, Calls Them Parasites

[Observer] As the debate on presidential age limits rages, President Museveni has denounced some ruling party MPs opposed to amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution as “parasites”.

[Observer] As the debate on presidential age limits rages, President Museveni has denounced some ruling party MPs opposed to amendment of Article 102(b) of the Constitution as "parasites".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mozambique Proposes Resuming Hunting of Hippos

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique is in favour of resuming limited sports hunting of hippopotamus, and intends to take this proposal to the next meeting of the Standing Committee of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species), due to be held…

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique is in favour of resuming limited sports hunting of hippopotamus, and intends to take this proposal to the next meeting of the Standing Committee of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species), due to be held in Geneva next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Assembly Passes Bill On Taxes On Luxury Goods

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday passed a government bill altering taxes on luxury and superfluous products, and on those detrimental to human health or to the environment, but all opposition deputies …

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Wednesday passed a government bill altering taxes on luxury and superfluous products, and on those detrimental to human health or to the environment, but all opposition deputies voted against.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Chairperson of Economic Development Board Appointed

[Government of Mauritius] The Economic Development Board (EDB) which has been set up following the EDB Act which was passed in the National Assembly in July this year to promote investment has as Chairperson Mr Joseph Charles Cartier who has been appoi…

[Government of Mauritius] The Economic Development Board (EDB) which has been set up following the EDB Act which was passed in the National Assembly in July this year to promote investment has as Chairperson Mr Joseph Charles Cartier who has been appointed on 20 November 2017 by the President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, upon consultation with the Leader of Opposition, Mr Xavier Duval.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Produce Kaweesi Suspects in Court

[Monitor] Government and its security forces must be role models in upholding the rule of law. Government put in place a new Constitution in 1995 to restore or consolidate constitutional order in the country. It is therefore disappointing that the very…

[Monitor] Government and its security forces must be role models in upholding the rule of law. Government put in place a new Constitution in 1995 to restore or consolidate constitutional order in the country. It is therefore disappointing that the very government, which prides itself in having brought rule of law, is the same party undermining this constitutional order and rendering it a futility.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Salary Review Without Downsizing Government Is a Waste of Time

[Monitor] The agitation for better pay by public servants, most recently doctors, has promoted government to set up a salary review commission. The government has made many to believe that the report by this commission will provide the ultimate solutio…

[Monitor] The agitation for better pay by public servants, most recently doctors, has promoted government to set up a salary review commission. The government has made many to believe that the report by this commission will provide the ultimate solution to the unending demand for better remuneration from public servants and also ensure equity

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda