Parliament Approves Another Loan Bill

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Parliament has passed yet another Loan Authorisation Bill, this time Bill Number 33 of 2016, which authorises government to borrow K50.25 billion from the International Development Association (IDA).

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Parliament has passed yet another Loan Authorisation Bill, this time Bill Number 33 of 2016, which authorises government to borrow K50.25 billion from the International Development Association (IDA).

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Munyonga Re-Elected Anti-Doping Boss

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -EXPERIENCED Zimbabwe Olympic Committee medical commissioner Nicholas Munyonga has received a major vote of confidence from the Africa Zone VI Regional Anti-doping Organisation, which has re-elected him to chair the board fo…

[The Herald] Petros Kausiyo -EXPERIENCED Zimbabwe Olympic Committee medical commissioner Nicholas Munyonga has received a major vote of confidence from the Africa Zone VI Regional Anti-doping Organisation, which has re-elected him to chair the board for the next four years.The Warriors team doctor has over the last few years seen his international profile grow in leaps and in the last week, Munyonga was handed the mandate of leading Southern Africa's battle against doping.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Five Charged for Housing Fraud

[The Herald] Five Harare men have appeared in court on charges of selling non-existent housing stands. Abel Mironga, Arthur Chideme, Kelvin Museti, Stephen Mashingaidze and Life Majungura appeared before magistrate Mrs Gamuchirai Siwardi last week faci…

[The Herald] Five Harare men have appeared in court on charges of selling non-existent housing stands. Abel Mironga, Arthur Chideme, Kelvin Museti, Stephen Mashingaidze and Life Majungura appeared before magistrate Mrs Gamuchirai Siwardi last week facing fraud charges. They allegedly defrauded Frank Masuka of $7 690.It is the State's case that sometime in October, Mironga approached Masuka claiming to be the chief executive officer of a property firm Sancrestar and said they were selling stands countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gospel Musician-Cum-Politician Musakwa Freed

[The Herald] Gospel musician-cum-politician Elias Musakwa who allegedly threatened to shoot his neighbour after being reported to the police for making noise, was yesterday set free by a Harare magistrate. Musakwa through his lawyer Mr Victuals Mapepa …

[The Herald] Gospel musician-cum-politician Elias Musakwa who allegedly threatened to shoot his neighbour after being reported to the police for making noise, was yesterday set free by a Harare magistrate. Musakwa through his lawyer Mr Victuals Mapepa of Zinyengere, Rupapa Legal Practitioners, successfully applied for refusal of further remand following the State's foot-dragging in commencing trial. In his ruling magistrate Mr Arnold Maburo ruled that the State's house was in a shambles.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IFP Increasing Support Base in Provinces Outside KwaZulu-Natal

[IFP] Following its incredible performance during August 3 municipal elections, where it has secured several crucial municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal and increased its support in other provinces, the Inkatha Freedom Party is already gearing up for the n…

[IFP] Following its incredible performance during August 3 municipal elections, where it has secured several crucial municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal and increased its support in other provinces, the Inkatha Freedom Party is already gearing up for the national elections in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Could Have Been Handled Better’ – Makhura On Deaths of Psychiatric Patients

[News24Wire] Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Tuesday assured the families of psychiatric patients, who had died while in the care of the provincial health system, that justice would prevail.

[News24Wire] Gauteng Premier David Makhura on Tuesday assured the families of psychiatric patients, who had died while in the care of the provincial health system, that justice would prevail.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Former Member of Lord’s Resistance Army Faces ICC Trial

[Deutsche Welle] The “ferocious” commander was kidnapped as a 14-year-old and forced to fight for Joseph Kony. But prosecutors say he became a brutal leader – and a murderer and rapist.

[Deutsche Welle] The "ferocious" commander was kidnapped as a 14-year-old and forced to fight for Joseph Kony. But prosecutors say he became a brutal leader - and a murderer and rapist.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda