Auditor General Presents 2016/17 Audit Report, Warns of Mess in Gold Sector

[Independent (Kampala)] A worrying trend of financial indiscipline in some government departments resulting in massive corruption, excessive and unaccounted-for spending are the hallmarks of an audit report by the Auditor General.

[Independent (Kampala)] A worrying trend of financial indiscipline in some government departments resulting in massive corruption, excessive and unaccounted-for spending are the hallmarks of an audit report by the Auditor General.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Heartbreaking Tale of Memory Mtukudzi

[The Herald] During Oliver Mtukudzi’s gig in Bulawayo in December, onlookers were treated to unexpected drama when the superstar was confronted by a young lady, accompanied by an older woman, as he made his way to the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair …

[The Herald] During Oliver Mtukudzi's gig in Bulawayo in December, onlookers were treated to unexpected drama when the superstar was confronted by a young lady, accompanied by an older woman, as he made his way to the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) for what was to be another remarkable performance from the superstar.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Of Ammara, ‘Atrocious’ Akiliz Video

[The Herald] It has been a tad over a fortnight since bombshell trailblazer Ammara Brown dropped the video to her anthemic track “Akiliz”. It has been a long time coming. People had waited seemingly much longer for the video to drop than Christians hav…

[The Herald] It has been a tad over a fortnight since bombshell trailblazer Ammara Brown dropped the video to her anthemic track "Akiliz". It has been a long time coming. People had waited seemingly much longer for the video to drop than Christians have been waiting for the Second Coming, but the arrival of "Akiliz" finally came round and the pundits were waiting pens in hand.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Key Issues in Bemba’s Appeal Hearing Against ICC Conviction

[Bemba Trial Website] Did former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba’s Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) militia have an organizational policy to attack civilians? And did the nature and scope of the attacks warrant their classification…

[Bemba Trial Website] Did former Congolese vice president Jean-Pierre Bemba's Movement for the Liberation of Congo (MLC) militia have an organizational policy to attack civilians? And did the nature and scope of the attacks warrant their classification as crimes against humanity? These are among the key issues that will be addressed during an oral hearing in Bemba's appeal against conviction for crimes committed 15 years ago. The hearing is scheduled to begin on January 9 and will last up to five days.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

President Visits Tsvangirai

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who is battling colon cancer, at his residence in Highlands today. President Mnangagwa was accompanied by Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Rtd). Addressing th…

[The Herald] President Emmerson Mnangagwa visited MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who is battling colon cancer, at his residence in Highlands today. President Mnangagwa was accompanied by Vice President General Constantino Chiwenga (Rtd). Addressing the media soon after the visit, the President said Mr Tsvangirai was recovering.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

I Am Not a Slay Queen, Call Me ‘Mumpreneur’ – Zari

[Observer] On December 16, Crystal Angela Newman hosted Zarina Hassan on her Sanyu FM show, Celeb Select. The 37-year-old businesswoman and socialite talked about love, parenting and yes, Hamisa Mobeto’s affair with Diamond Platinumz. The Observer tran…

[Observer] On December 16, Crystal Angela Newman hosted Zarina Hassan on her Sanyu FM show, Celeb Select. The 37-year-old businesswoman and socialite talked about love, parenting and yes, Hamisa Mobeto's affair with Diamond Platinumz. The Observer transcribed parts of the lengthy interview:

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tanzania Has Potential to Build 700,000 Biogas Digesters

[Citizen] Tanga -As the about 500,000 hectares of forest are estimated to be lost every year a university don has said that Tanzania could offset such a threat by utilising its big potential in biogas.

[Citizen] Tanga -As the about 500,000 hectares of forest are estimated to be lost every year a university don has said that Tanzania could offset such a threat by utilising its big potential in biogas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania