Is Judicial Independence A Myth?

[Financial Gazette] PERHAPS, not many statements have undermined the country’s standing on the global stage in terms of the rule of law as much as the ZANU-PF government’s comments in 2002 that it would defy court judgments that it does not like.

[Financial Gazette] PERHAPS, not many statements have undermined the country's standing on the global stage in terms of the rule of law as much as the ZANU-PF government's comments in 2002 that it would defy court judgments that it does not like.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mujuru Is Weak – Kasukuwere

[Financial Gazette] LOCAL Government Minister and ZANU-PF’s national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere (SK) faces a barrage of criticism from within and without his party over the instability in the ruling party, controversy over the allocation o…

[Financial Gazette] LOCAL Government Minister and ZANU-PF's national political commissar, Saviour Kasukuwere (SK) faces a barrage of criticism from within and without his party over the instability in the ruling party, controversy over the allocation of residential land and his alleged meddling in the business of all urban councils. As ZANU-PF's chief campaigner, he is also facing a tricky by-election in Bikita West. Financial Gazette correspondent, Njabulo Ncube (NN), caught up with him to get his views on these and other is

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Capacity Building – a Crucial Element in Suicide Prevention Among Youth

[Government of Mauritius] The importance of capacity building in empowering key stakeholders on youth suicide prevention, suicide risk management and support was the main focus of the message of the Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Fa…

[Government of Mauritius] The importance of capacity building in empowering key stakeholders on youth suicide prevention, suicide risk management and support was the main focus of the message of the Minister of Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare, and Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity and Reform Institutions, Mrs Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawoo, this morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Refractory Plant Revival Gathers Pace

[The Herald] Tinashe Makichi -Government has short-listed investors for its wholly owned Kwekwe refractory plant after receiving 19 bidders for the project, Mines and Mining Development Permanent Secretary Prof Francis Gudyanga said.

[The Herald] Tinashe Makichi -Government has short-listed investors for its wholly owned Kwekwe refractory plant after receiving 19 bidders for the project, Mines and Mining Development Permanent Secretary Prof Francis Gudyanga said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Touch Rugby in Memory of Wekesa Set for Sunday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Cup side Homeboyz RFC will hold a touch rugby tournament January 22 at the Jamhuri Showground in memory of prop forward Andrew Wekesa who died on Sunday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya Cup side Homeboyz RFC will hold a touch rugby tournament January 22 at the Jamhuri Showground in memory of prop forward Andrew Wekesa who died on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Council, Police Pounce On Vendors

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Harare City Council in conjunction with the Zimbabwe Republic Police yesterday confiscated food items and pushcarts from illegal vendors as they carried out a blitz meant to control the spread of typhoid.

[The Herald] Innocent Ruwende -Harare City Council in conjunction with the Zimbabwe Republic Police yesterday confiscated food items and pushcarts from illegal vendors as they carried out a blitz meant to control the spread of typhoid.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Budget Cut Hits Drought Efforts

[New Era] Windhoek -The Omaheke Regional Council has reduced the number of beneficiaries of drought relief food by 32 percent from 24 022 to 16 328, citing limited financial resources available for the drought relief food programme.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Omaheke Regional Council has reduced the number of beneficiaries of drought relief food by 32 percent from 24 022 to 16 328, citing limited financial resources available for the drought relief food programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia