Govt Invests U.S.$46 Million in Digitisation

[The Herald] Government has invested $46 million in the ZimDigital project that will see 80 percent of the country receiving radio and television transmission signals upon completion. Transmedia chief executive Mrs Florence Sigudu Matambo told guests a…

[The Herald] Government has invested $46 million in the ZimDigital project that will see 80 percent of the country receiving radio and television transmission signals upon completion. Transmedia chief executive Mrs Florence Sigudu Matambo told guests attending the inaugural celebrations of International Day for Universal Access to Information in Harare last Friday that Zimbabwe had also complied with the International Telecommunications Union digitisation deadline.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

City Businessman in U.S.$300 000 Fraud

[The Herald] A Harare businessman allegedly took advantage of his partner’s illness and forged an affidavit claiming that he had died and fraudulently transferred his gold claim shares worth $300 000 into his own company. Webster Katiyo (43), the direc…

[The Herald] A Harare businessman allegedly took advantage of his partner's illness and forged an affidavit claiming that he had died and fraudulently transferred his gold claim shares worth $300 000 into his own company. Webster Katiyo (43), the director of TZHE C Private Limited, entered into a joint venture with Christopher and Jessica Mhondiwa and became partners jointly owning Fombe 16 gold claim.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chibhabha’s 99th Nightmare

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE’S top order batsman Chamu Chibhabha was keen to beat his highest individual score of 99 as he played his 99th ODI match yesterday. Unfortunately, it could not happen and in the fifth over he was trapped lbw by Nuwan Kulasekara. “O…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE'S top order batsman Chamu Chibhabha was keen to beat his highest individual score of 99 as he played his 99th ODI match yesterday. Unfortunately, it could not happen and in the fifth over he was trapped lbw by Nuwan Kulasekara. "Obviously it would have been nice to get a 100, but it hasn't happened yet and I'll keep working hard towards that", he said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

League Take Dispute to Court of Arbitration

[The Herald] PREMIERSHIP clubs have gone ahead with their threat to take their dispute with ZIFA over relegation to the Court of Arbitration for Sport with the elite league filing their appeal with the Switzerland-based body. Lawyers representing the P…

[The Herald] PREMIERSHIP clubs have gone ahead with their threat to take their dispute with ZIFA over relegation to the Court of Arbitration for Sport with the elite league filing their appeal with the Switzerland-based body. Lawyers representing the Premier Soccer League Coghlan Welsh and Guest yesterday wrote to ZIFA notifying them that they had taken their dispute with the domestic soccer mother body to CAS whom they believe should conduct the arbitration in their row.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Genocide Suspects Mugimba, Iyamuremye Appear Before Court

[New Times] Two genocide suspects, Jean Baptiste Mugimba and Jean Claude Iyamuremye, who were recently extradited from The Netherlands, yesterday, appeared before Nyarugunga Primary Court for mention of their case.

[New Times] Two genocide suspects, Jean Baptiste Mugimba and Jean Claude Iyamuremye, who were recently extradited from The Netherlands, yesterday, appeared before Nyarugunga Primary Court for mention of their case.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Etincelles Storm Top Four, Ruremesha Salutes Players

[New Times] Etincelles head coach Emmanuel Ruremesha has saluted his players after thumping Pipiniere 3-1 in the national football league on Sunday at Umuganda Stadium to storm the top four in the table.

[New Times] Etincelles head coach Emmanuel Ruremesha has saluted his players after thumping Pipiniere 3-1 in the national football league on Sunday at Umuganda Stadium to storm the top four in the table.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

German Aristocrat for Miss Tourism Zim

[The Herald] Tafadzwa Zimoyo -German princess Corinna Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein is expected in Zimbabwe this Thursday ahead of Miss Tourism Zimbabwe 2016 scheduled to take place on Friday at Rainbow Towers. The princess will fly in with her team together wi…

[The Herald] Tafadzwa Zimoyo -German princess Corinna Zu Sayn-Wittgenstein is expected in Zimbabwe this Thursday ahead of Miss Tourism Zimbabwe 2016 scheduled to take place on Friday at Rainbow Towers. The princess will fly in with her team together with other dignitaries across Africa to be part of this highly prestigious event. Media personnel for the philanthropist, Salamander Davoudi said the princess was not new to Zimbabwean soil as she has visited on various occasions on business.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Centum Ups Its Stake in Almasi Beverages to 53.8%

[Capital FM] Kenya -Centum Investments has increased its stake in Almasi Beverages to 53.8 per cent from 49.3 per cent during the rights issue by the beverage firm in the third quarter of 2016.

[Capital FM] Kenya -Centum Investments has increased its stake in Almasi Beverages to 53.8 per cent from 49.3 per cent during the rights issue by the beverage firm in the third quarter of 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Engineer Dr. Dorothy Okello Sparkles in Male-Dominated Profession

[Independent (Kampala)] In 1992 Dorothy Kabagaju Okello set a record as the first woman to attain a First class degree in a male dominated course – Electrical Engineering – from Makerere University in Kampala. And in May this year, Eng Okello still def…

[Independent (Kampala)] In 1992 Dorothy Kabagaju Okello set a record as the first woman to attain a First class degree in a male dominated course - Electrical Engineering - from Makerere University in Kampala. And in May this year, Eng Okello still defied the odds to become the first female president of the Uganda Institute of Professional Engineers Association. She beat two male contestants to the position.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda