Govt Warns Cotton Merchants

[The Herald] PRIVATE cotton merchants found dabbling in side marketing in the forthcoming season will face the full wrath of the law. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made said the Government was deeply concerned…

[The Herald] PRIVATE cotton merchants found dabbling in side marketing in the forthcoming season will face the full wrath of the law. Agriculture, Mechanisation and Irrigation Development Minister Dr Joseph Made said the Government was deeply concerned over "poor funding" of the crop by the errant merchants and largely blamed them for the decline of investment in the cotton industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

State of Roads Concern

[Botswana Daily News] Lentsweletau -Government is aware of the need to improve the state of roads across the country, but the challenge is lack of funds, says President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

[Botswana Daily News] Lentsweletau -Government is aware of the need to improve the state of roads across the country, but the challenge is lack of funds, says President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Salesman Dips Into Cash Till

[The Herald] A Harare man was arraigned before the courts accused of duping his employer of hardware worth $61 000 after misrepresenting that he had invoiced the sales, yet he had converted the money to his own use.

[The Herald] A Harare man was arraigned before the courts accused of duping his employer of hardware worth $61 000 after misrepresenting that he had invoiced the sales, yet he had converted the money to his own use.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government to Scrap Taxes On Hotels

[Monitor] Kampala -Government is finalising arrangements to have taxes on hotels in the country either scrapped or reduced so as to enable entrepreneurs invest in the business to attract more tourists, Minister of Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu has said.

[Monitor] Kampala -Government is finalising arrangements to have taxes on hotels in the country either scrapped or reduced so as to enable entrepreneurs invest in the business to attract more tourists, Minister of Tourism Ephraim Kamuntu has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Unam Move Clear After Comeback Win

[Namibian] UNAM pulled off a brilliant comeback win against Wanderers on Saturday, to maintain their unbeaten status and stretch their lead to eight points at the top of the Rugby Premier League log.

[Namibian] UNAM pulled off a brilliant comeback win against Wanderers on Saturday, to maintain their unbeaten status and stretch their lead to eight points at the top of the Rugby Premier League log.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Come Election Time Mugabe Will Be So Senile He May Vote for Opposition’

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora said come 2018 President Robert Mugabe, who will be 94 then, will be so old he could be assisted to vote for Morgan Tsvangirai without noticing it.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T secretary general Douglas Mwonzora said come 2018 President Robert Mugabe, who will be 94 then, will be so old he could be assisted to vote for Morgan Tsvangirai without noticing it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Celebrate Women Everyday – High Commissioner of India Shukla

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -High Commissioner of India to Botswana, Dr Ketan Shukla says women should be celebrated every day because they play a big role in the society.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -High Commissioner of India to Botswana, Dr Ketan Shukla says women should be celebrated every day because they play a big role in the society.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

SA Communist Party Leaders to Meet Over Reshuffle

[News24Wire] The SA Communist Party’s central committee would meet on Monday to discuss its call that President Jacob Zuma resign, and a call by the Cape Metro chapter that SACP-aligned ministers follow suit, newly installed Minister of Sport, Thulas N…

[News24Wire] The SA Communist Party's central committee would meet on Monday to discuss its call that President Jacob Zuma resign, and a call by the Cape Metro chapter that SACP-aligned ministers follow suit, newly installed Minister of Sport, Thulas Nxesi, said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

One Dead As Police Teargas, Brutalize Locals

[Zambia Reports] Zambia Police yesterday brutally beat hundreds of Kanyama residents who attempted to turn up for the UPND rally in Lusaka, the capital city of Zambia. One person died in the fracas.

[Zambia Reports] Zambia Police yesterday brutally beat hundreds of Kanyama residents who attempted to turn up for the UPND rally in Lusaka, the capital city of Zambia. One person died in the fracas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia