Boost for New Curriculum

[The Herald] In one of his famous quotable quotes, the late Tanzanian President Mwalimu Julius Nyerere said: “Education is not a way to escape poverty; it is a way of fighting it.” And true to the quote, Zimbabweans have caught the bug to help Governme…

[The Herald] In one of his famous quotable quotes, the late Tanzanian President Mwalimu Julius Nyerere said: "Education is not a way to escape poverty; it is a way of fighting it." And true to the quote, Zimbabweans have caught the bug to help Government maintain its high standard in education. Three events in the past two weeks make Mwalimu Nyerere's words come true, that is, if Zimbabweans take up the challenge to improve and maintain the standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rigging By Recommendation

[The Herald] The inimitable Nathaniel Manheru opined last week in his Saturday column that Zimbabwe faced a real prospect of a national by-election next year. That’s instead of a so-called eagerly-anticipated harmonised election. A possibility exists t…

[The Herald] The inimitable Nathaniel Manheru opined last week in his Saturday column that Zimbabwe faced a real prospect of a national by-election next year. That's instead of a so-called eagerly-anticipated harmonised election. A possibility exists that the national by-election could be a watershed event because finally Morgan Tsvangirai might meet his political demise, felled by the blow of a man his party loves to deride for his venerable age, at 94.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country On Proper Economic Track

[Daily News] Dodoma -Tanzania remains on track to reach the middle income status with a modest increase in growth per capita last year suggesting there is still a mountain to climb to reach the level, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango, has said.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Tanzania remains on track to reach the middle income status with a modest increase in growth per capita last year suggesting there is still a mountain to climb to reach the level, the Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The Motorists, Peasants’ Budget

[Daily News] Far from previous years’ pills, the 2017/2018 budget proposals that Finance and Planning Minister Philip Mpango unveiled here yesterday tasted like children’s cough syrup, especially for motorists.

[Daily News] Far from previous years' pills, the 2017/2018 budget proposals that Finance and Planning Minister Philip Mpango unveiled here yesterday tasted like children's cough syrup, especially for motorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

SA Rapper K.O. Wows Kitwe Patrons

[Times of Zambia] South African hip hop maestro Ntokozo Mdluli, popularly known by his stage name, KO, last weekend mesmerized revellers who congregated at Kitwe’s Mindolo Dam for the colourfest 2017 music gig.

[Times of Zambia] South African hip hop maestro Ntokozo Mdluli, popularly known by his stage name, KO, last weekend mesmerized revellers who congregated at Kitwe's Mindolo Dam for the colourfest 2017 music gig.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia