SABC Bowing to Pressure From the ANC About Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

[DA] The DA is gravely concerned about an announcement by the Acting CEO of the SABC, Nomsa Philiso, suggesting that the SABC has bowed to political pressure from the ANC.

[DA] The DA is gravely concerned about an announcement by the Acting CEO of the SABC, Nomsa Philiso, suggesting that the SABC has bowed to political pressure from the ANC.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mining Sector Opaque – Finance Minister

[Zimbabwe Independent] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has hit out at mining companies in Zimbabwe, accusing them of prejudicing the country of significant income in unpaid taxes amid widespread opaqueness shrouding the sector.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has hit out at mining companies in Zimbabwe, accusing them of prejudicing the country of significant income in unpaid taxes amid widespread opaqueness shrouding the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Commonwealth Climate Finance Hub Work Session Examines Progress Report

[Government of Mauritius] A working session on the Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub (CFAH/Hub), aimed at giving an overview of the support mechanism of the CFAH as well as a progress report of the organisation’s achievements since its setting up…

[Government of Mauritius] A working session on the Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub (CFAH/Hub), aimed at giving an overview of the support mechanism of the CFAH as well as a progress report of the organisation's achievements since its setting up last year in Mauritius, was held yesterday at the Commonwealth Climate Finance Hub Office, Sterling House, Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Validation Workshop to Elaborate Fire Code for Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] The elaboration of a Fire Code for Mauritius to establish appropriate measures to be incorporated in buildings by contractors and developers has become a crucial factor in mitigating fire risks and improving the safety and wel…

[Government of Mauritius] The elaboration of a Fire Code for Mauritius to establish appropriate measures to be incorporated in buildings by contractors and developers has become a crucial factor in mitigating fire risks and improving the safety and well-being of citizens. It is the foremost duty of each and every one to adopt a fire safety culture.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

New Cancer Centre to Be Constructed in Vacoas, Announces Minister Husnoo

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will proceed with the construction of a new state-of-the-art cancer centre in Vacoas with the collaboration of the Hospital Service Consultancy Corporation (HSCC) Limited from India. …

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will proceed with the construction of a new state-of-the-art cancer centre in Vacoas with the collaboration of the Hospital Service Consultancy Corporation (HSCC) Limited from India. Under mutual government agreement between India and Mauritius, the HSCC will assist the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life as consultant. The construction of the new cancer centre is expected to start early in 2018 and will be completed in about 15 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Unpacking Cabinet’s Grain Marketing Board Riot Act

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week cabinet read the riot act on the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) after reports that some of its officials ill-treated farmers and refused to accept small grains.

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week cabinet read the riot act on the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) after reports that some of its officials ill-treated farmers and refused to accept small grains.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Our Greatest Weakness Lies in Giving Up Easily

[Zimbabwe Independent] Amos Maungwa was among thousands of Zimbabweans who made the great trek to South Africa after 2000 at the height of the country’s economic crisis which was characterised by runaway inflation.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Amos Maungwa was among thousands of Zimbabweans who made the great trek to South Africa after 2000 at the height of the country's economic crisis which was characterised by runaway inflation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Make the 99-Year Lease Bankable’

[Zimbabwe Independent] Now in its second year running, there has been wide-ranging debate on whether the Command Agriculture scheme introduced last year by government has been a success given the attendant problems surrounding the programme which inclu…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Now in its second year running, there has been wide-ranging debate on whether the Command Agriculture scheme introduced last year by government has been a success given the attendant problems surrounding the programme which include the erratic supply of inputs. Last week, the Zimbabwe Independent Business Reporter Tinashe Kairiza (TK) spoke to Zimbabwe Farmers' Union executive director Paul Zakariya (PZ) on the impact of Command Agriculture on national maize output, the expectations of farmers ahead of nex

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe