Nigerians Know Who Is a ‘Motor Park’ Personality Between You and I, Obiano Replies Okorocha

[This Day] Awka -Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has replied his Imo State counterpart, Rochas Okorocha’s claim that he is “an aggressive governor who could have done better as a militant than as a governor,” saying the claim was laughable.

[This Day] Awka -Anambra State Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, has replied his Imo State counterpart, Rochas Okorocha's claim that he is "an aggressive governor who could have done better as a militant than as a governor," saying the claim was laughable.

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Fish Farming Gets Boost

[The Herald] Government has launched a stocking and restocking programme on Zimbabwean dams to boost fish production (aquaculture) countrywide to enhance national food security and nutrition, while generating economic opportunities for communities.The …

[The Herald] Government has launched a stocking and restocking programme on Zimbabwean dams to boost fish production (aquaculture) countrywide to enhance national food security and nutrition, while generating economic opportunities for communities.The stocking and restocking programme, which is in line with the economic blueprint, Zim-Asset's, Food Security and Nutrition Cluster, will also help alleviate poverty across the country.

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Ruling Party Politician Implicated in Fuel Scam

[The Herald] Zanu-PF legislator for Harare East Cde Terrence Mukupe has been mentioned in the fuel scam involving four tankers that entered the country with 140 000 litres of diesel purportedly in transit to the Democratic Republic of Congo, whose cont…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF legislator for Harare East Cde Terrence Mukupe has been mentioned in the fuel scam involving four tankers that entered the country with 140 000 litres of diesel purportedly in transit to the Democratic Republic of Congo, whose contents were emptied in Chitungwiza and replaced with water.The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority did not charge excise duty for the fuel at Forbes Border Post after being duped the cargo was destined for the DRC. This prejudiced the State of $55 650.

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Pair in the Dock for Duping Farmers

[The Herald] Farmers in and around Harare lost livestock valued at over $30 000 to two suspected fraudsters who persuaded them to give them their animals on credit, but never paid back. Sithabile Chakanyuka (60) and Samuel Marowa (69) have 30 other pen…

[The Herald] Farmers in and around Harare lost livestock valued at over $30 000 to two suspected fraudsters who persuaded them to give them their animals on credit, but never paid back. Sithabile Chakanyuka (60) and Samuel Marowa (69) have 30 other pending cases of a similar nature still to be brought to court.They allegedly committed the offences in Mazowe, Harare, Beatrice and Nyabira. Chakanyuka and Marowa posed as representatives of Prisca Investments and Arabella Investments, two non-existent companies.

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#ThisFlag Movement Leader Mawarire Arrested

[The Herald] CONTROVERSIAL pastor Evan Mawarire, who made a dubious name for himself by mobilising people to illegally demonstrate against Government under his #This Flag movement, has been arrested.Mawarire was arrested at Harare International Airport…

[The Herald] CONTROVERSIAL pastor Evan Mawarire, who made a dubious name for himself by mobilising people to illegally demonstrate against Government under his #This Flag movement, has been arrested.Mawarire was arrested at Harare International Airport yesterday afternoon. It was not clear by last night where the controversial clergyman was coming from when he was arrested on landing.

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Sundowns Gambled On Billiat Exit

[The Herald] KHAMA BILLIAT’S latest failure to move to Europe appears to have surprised even his club, Mamelodi Sundowns, who had resigned themselves to losing their talisman and even prepared for life without the Zimbabwe international forward.The 26-…

[The Herald] KHAMA BILLIAT'S latest failure to move to Europe appears to have surprised even his club, Mamelodi Sundowns, who had resigned themselves to losing their talisman and even prepared for life without the Zimbabwe international forward.The 26-year-old Warriors' star seemed set to finally make his dream move to Europe after making an impression at the 2017 Nations Cup finals to justify why he was named as the best on-field footballer, plying his trade on the continent last year, by the Confederation of African

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Five UN Officials Killed By Bandits in Cameroon

[This Day] Yola -Suspected bandits from the Republic of Cameroun have killed five officials of the International Boundary Committee set up by the United Nations to resolve the border dispute between Nigeria and Cameroun.

[This Day] Yola -Suspected bandits from the Republic of Cameroun have killed five officials of the International Boundary Committee set up by the United Nations to resolve the border dispute between Nigeria and Cameroun.

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Some Women Have Found Expression in Their Own Writings – – Betty Abah, Writer/Activist

[Vanguard] Betty Abah, is a Nigerian writer, women and child rights activist, and Executive Director of CEE-HOPE, a child/girls’ rights and development NGO. Abah has authored five books including the award-wining Go Tell Our King (poetry), Sound of Bro…

[Vanguard] Betty Abah, is a Nigerian writer, women and child rights activist, and Executive Director of CEE-HOPE, a child/girls' rights and development NGO. Abah has authored five books including the award-wining Go Tell Our King (poetry), Sound of Broken Chains and Mother of Multitudes, the Biography of Ebele Eko. Speaking to Woman's Own, she shares her ideas. Excerpt...

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Soldier Sentenced to Seven Years for Manslaughter

[This Day] A Special Military Court Martial sitting in Maiduguri has sentenced a soldier, Private Hassan Adamu, deployed for the counter-insurgency operations in North-east to a seven years jail term for manslaughter.

[This Day] A Special Military Court Martial sitting in Maiduguri has sentenced a soldier, Private Hassan Adamu, deployed for the counter-insurgency operations in North-east to a seven years jail term for manslaughter.

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