Eskom – Molefe Returns to the Helm of the Parastatal

[Daily Maverick] Come Monday Brian Molefe will return to his position as CEO of Eskom following a dispute over his pension payout. This means that Molefe will no longer be a Member of Parliament. And while the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka M…

[Daily Maverick] Come Monday Brian Molefe will return to his position as CEO of Eskom following a dispute over his pension payout. This means that Molefe will no longer be a Member of Parliament. And while the Speaker of the National Assembly, Baleka Mbete wished him well, the ANC condemned the board of Eskom's decision to reinstate him saying it was "tone deaf to (the) public's absolute exasperation and anger at what seems to be government's lacklustre and lackadaisical approach to dealing decisively with corruption". By

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma Concludes His State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this morning returned from his successful State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania where he had positive and fruitful talks with his Tanzanian counterpart, His Excellency John Pomba Magufuli in Dar Se Salaam.

[Govt of SA] President Jacob Zuma has this morning returned from his successful State Visit to the United Republic of Tanzania where he had positive and fruitful talks with his Tanzanian counterpart, His Excellency John Pomba Magufuli in Dar Se Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania State Visit Cements Bilateral Ties

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has described his State visit to Tanzania as successful, with talks paving the way for deepened cooperation between the two southern African countries.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has described his State visit to Tanzania as successful, with talks paving the way for deepened cooperation between the two southern African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Hidden Agenda in Soe Reforms – Jooste

[New Era] Windhoek -Public Enterprises Minister Leon Jooste has dismissed suggestions that his drive to reform and restructure state-owned enterprises, which picked up high tempo in recent weeks, has any malice or hidden agendas underlying it.

[New Era] Windhoek -Public Enterprises Minister Leon Jooste has dismissed suggestions that his drive to reform and restructure state-owned enterprises, which picked up high tempo in recent weeks, has any malice or hidden agendas underlying it.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Meatco Sends Boss Rukoro On Compulsory Leave

[New Era] Windhoek -The Meatco board of directors has sent its chief executive officer, Advocate Vekuii Rukoro, on forced leave pending an investigation against him, board chairperson Martha Namundjebo-Tilahun confirmed yesterday.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Meatco board of directors has sent its chief executive officer, Advocate Vekuii Rukoro, on forced leave pending an investigation against him, board chairperson Martha Namundjebo-Tilahun confirmed yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Is Country’s Economy More Advanced Than ‘Rest of Africa?’

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe’s comments that Zimbabwe was the next most advanced country after South Africa caused a lot of debate in social media and other social circles. The president admitted that the country was facing economic c…

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe's comments that Zimbabwe was the next most advanced country after South Africa caused a lot of debate in social media and other social circles. The president admitted that the country was facing economic challenges nonetheless.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

AfDB Boosts Economic Reform With Loan

[New Era] Windhoek -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has availed more than N$3 billion to Namibia, as a loan to finance the country’s development programme this year, specifically focusing on economic governance and improving competitiveness.

[New Era] Windhoek -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has availed more than N$3 billion to Namibia, as a loan to finance the country's development programme this year, specifically focusing on economic governance and improving competitiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Golfer Who Was Given 24 Hours to Leave

[Zimbabwe Independent] John Kelley, the veteran Zimbabwean sports writer, has belatedly joined the golfing world in paying tribute to the late golfer Simon Hobday, who died in Pretoria in March aged 76.

[Zimbabwe Independent] John Kelley, the veteran Zimbabwean sports writer, has belatedly joined the golfing world in paying tribute to the late golfer Simon Hobday, who died in Pretoria in March aged 76.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Paradox of Re-Industrialisation in the Country

[Zimbabwe Independent] Just last week the President of Namibia Hage Geingob spoke passionately about industrialisation, value-addition and beneficiation and regional integration among African countries for them to develop their economies when he offici…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Just last week the President of Namibia Hage Geingob spoke passionately about industrialisation, value-addition and beneficiation and regional integration among African countries for them to develop their economies when he officially opened the damp squib Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Bulawayo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bond Notes Weaken Against U.S. Dollar

[Zimbabwe Independent] ZIMBABWE’S bond notes continued losing value to the United States unit with forex dealers in the black market discounting the local currency by as much as 15-20% this week for electronic transactions.

[Zimbabwe Independent] ZIMBABWE'S bond notes continued losing value to the United States unit with forex dealers in the black market discounting the local currency by as much as 15-20% this week for electronic transactions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe