Mugabe Wheelchair Jokes Anger Minister

[Zimbabwe Standard] A ZBC report that was quickly pulled off air last week stating that President Robert Mugabe had been handed a “mobile chair” as one of his birthday presents caused a frenzy on social media.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A ZBC report that was quickly pulled off air last week stating that President Robert Mugabe had been handed a "mobile chair" as one of his birthday presents caused a frenzy on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Economic Recovery Plans – the Road Ahead

[This Day] The federal government finally launched the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan 2017-2020 in Abuja last Wednesday, raising expectations of economic recovery, if fully implemented. Omololu Ogunmade writes

[This Day] The federal government finally launched the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan 2017-2020 in Abuja last Wednesday, raising expectations of economic recovery, if fully implemented. Omololu Ogunmade writes

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seven Tanzanians Get EAC Secretariat Jobs

[Daily News] THE East African Community (EAC) Council of Ministers which met at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, from March 30th to April 4th, this year, has appointed 31 East Africans to various positions at the EAC Secretariat in which seven are Tanza…

[Daily News] THE East African Community (EAC) Council of Ministers which met at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, from March 30th to April 4th, this year, has appointed 31 East Africans to various positions at the EAC Secretariat in which seven are Tanzanians.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Ups Anti-Corruption Fight

[Daily News] THE government will amend the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Act and whistle blowers legislation to cement its endeavour to root out corruption in the country.

[Daily News] THE government will amend the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Act and whistle blowers legislation to cement its endeavour to root out corruption in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

After Attacks, UN Senior Official in South Sudan Urges Protection of Aid Workers and Civilians

[UN News] Following recent attacks on civilians and aid workers in South Sudan, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country today called on the Government and the opposition to protect civilians and ensure the safety and security of hum…

[UN News] Following recent attacks on civilians and aid workers in South Sudan, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country today called on the Government and the opposition to protect civilians and ensure the safety and security of humanitarians.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

State Moves to End Paediatric HIV

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leaving her marriage was the least of Talent Shoko’s considerations after discovering that she and her husband Marko were HIV-positive and her husband acknowledges that his wife was their source of strength in their journey living w…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leaving her marriage was the least of Talent Shoko's considerations after discovering that she and her husband Marko were HIV-positive and her husband acknowledges that his wife was their source of strength in their journey living with HIV.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tea With the Queen – Mugabe’s Brexit Chance

[New Zimbabwe] Tourism minister Walter Mzembi – currently travelling the world as he campaigns to become the next secretary general of the United Nations’ World Tourism Organisation – has been talking up the possibility of a meeting between the UK and …

[New Zimbabwe] Tourism minister Walter Mzembi - currently travelling the world as he campaigns to become the next secretary general of the United Nations' World Tourism Organisation - has been talking up the possibility of a meeting between the UK and Zimbabwe at heads of state level.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe