Manyuchi Speaks On Sportsperson Award

[The Herald] AFTER being voted the Sports-person of the Year for the second time at the 2016 Annual National Sports Awards last Friday, Charles Manyuchi feels the award is a morale-booster ahead of his upcoming fight in Singapore, in March.The World Bo…

[The Herald] AFTER being voted the Sports-person of the Year for the second time at the 2016 Annual National Sports Awards last Friday, Charles Manyuchi feels the award is a morale-booster ahead of his upcoming fight in Singapore, in March.The World Boxing Council welterweight silver champion is set to defend his title against Quadratillo Abduqaxorov from Uzbekistan on March 25. Manyuchi said it was an unexpected achievement before adding that it is such recognition that motivates athletes when they represent the count

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Swindle Case Deferred

[The Herald] Mbare magistrate Mr Stanford Mambanje yesterday postponed the matter in which a city woman reportedly connived with her brother to defraud her husband of more than $12 000 in a salary scam.Bright Chiororo (40) and his sister Sinikiwe Mparu…

[The Herald] Mbare magistrate Mr Stanford Mambanje yesterday postponed the matter in which a city woman reportedly connived with her brother to defraud her husband of more than $12 000 in a salary scam.Bright Chiororo (40) and his sister Sinikiwe Mparutsa (46) are facing four counts of fraud . The complainant is Classic Super Foods, represented by its director Alvin Mparutsa, Sinikiwe's husband. Mr Mambanje remanded the pair to February 28 for trial commencement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Implosion Rocks Mujuru’s Party

[The Herald] Fresh from a drubbing by Zanu-PF in the Bikita West by-election on Saturday, ZimPF yesterday woke up to news that one of its leaders had quit the Dr Joice Mujuru-led party.Retired Colonel Claudious Makova, the ZimPf provincial co-ordinator…

[The Herald] Fresh from a drubbing by Zanu-PF in the Bikita West by-election on Saturday, ZimPF yesterday woke up to news that one of its leaders had quit the Dr Joice Mujuru-led party.Retired Colonel Claudious Makova, the ZimPf provincial co-ordinator who had reportedly assured Dr Mujuru that ZimPF would prevail, resigned from his post in a huff in the wake of his party's embarrassing defeat.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Counsel Albinos, Govt Urged

[Citizen] The government and other stakeholders have been urged to provide psychotherapy for people with albinism. Speaking to The Citizen at the weekend, participants at a four-day workshop attended by community development and social welfare officers…

[Citizen] The government and other stakeholders have been urged to provide psychotherapy for people with albinism. Speaking to The Citizen at the weekend, participants at a four-day workshop attended by community development and social welfare officers, teachers and matrons from schools accommodating students with albinism said most albinos have been living in fear of being attacked, mutelated and even killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Auditor Denies Role in Air Tanzania’s Aircraft Lease Decision

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ministry of Finance and Planning’s assistant Internal Auditor General Amin Mcharo has denied to have attended a meeting for retrospective approval of Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) aircraft lease.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ministry of Finance and Planning's assistant Internal Auditor General Amin Mcharo has denied to have attended a meeting for retrospective approval of Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) aircraft lease.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jobless Youth a Time Bomb – Regional Body

[Citizen] Kampala -Problems facing the youth in East Africa such as drug addiction, unemployment and HIV/Aids came to light yesterday during a debate on the proposed bill to establish the regional body to address their challenges.

[Citizen] Kampala -Problems facing the youth in East Africa such as drug addiction, unemployment and HIV/Aids came to light yesterday during a debate on the proposed bill to establish the regional body to address their challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

African Christian Preachers Converge on Gabon for Africa Cup of Nations

[VOA] Some fans approach football with near religious fervor, and Christian preachers in Africa have been converging on Gabon, hoping to capitalize on the excitement surrounding the Africa Cup of Nations tournament and send out a message for peace.

[VOA] Some fans approach football with near religious fervor, and Christian preachers in Africa have been converging on Gabon, hoping to capitalize on the excitement surrounding the Africa Cup of Nations tournament and send out a message for peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

Magufuli to Launch City Rapid Bus Operations

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is scheduled to launch the operations of the Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit which was financed by the World Bank through the Second Central Transport Project (CTCP2).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is scheduled to launch the operations of the Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit which was financed by the World Bank through the Second Central Transport Project (CTCP2).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kagame Assures Diplomats Peaceful Presidential Elections

[News of Rwanda] President Kagame has told members of the diplomatic corps that presidential elections slated for August 4, 2017 will be conducted in a fair, transparent and peaceful way as others had been held before in the country.

[News of Rwanda] President Kagame has told members of the diplomatic corps that presidential elections slated for August 4, 2017 will be conducted in a fair, transparent and peaceful way as others had been held before in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda