Lockerbie Bombing, Pan Am 103 and Their Links to Namibian Uranium

[New Era] On the 21st of December, families of the victims of the Pan Am flight 103 bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland relived the tragedy that happened 29 years ago on the 21st of December 1988, the eve of the signing of the New York Accords that provid…

[New Era] On the 21st of December, families of the victims of the Pan Am flight 103 bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland relived the tragedy that happened 29 years ago on the 21st of December 1988, the eve of the signing of the New York Accords that provided for the independence of Namibia and the withdrawal of about 50,000 troops from Angola.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Zanu-PF Party Embarks On HIV and Aids Campaign

[The Herald] The ZANU-PF leadership in Mashonaland West Province is embarking on massive HIV and AIDS awareness campaigns targeting youths in the party. Youths are being encouraged to know their status, receive counselling and access contraceptives at …

[The Herald] The ZANU-PF leadership in Mashonaland West Province is embarking on massive HIV and AIDS awareness campaigns targeting youths in the party. Youths are being encouraged to know their status, receive counselling and access contraceptives at centres close to them.

Addressing Disability Issues Needs More Than Charity

[The Herald] It is estimated that there are 1,4 million persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Zimbabwe. Despite such a significant number, PWDs continue to be an extremely marginalised group in society. PWDs thus face a myriad challenges, especially excl…

[The Herald] It is estimated that there are 1,4 million persons with disabilities (PWDs) in Zimbabwe. Despite such a significant number, PWDs continue to be an extremely marginalised group in society. PWDs thus face a myriad challenges, especially exclusion from major areas like education, employment, health, housing and political participation, only to mention but a few.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Allow Army Boxers to Go Pro – Malunga

[Times of Zambia] ORIENTAL Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) director promotions Christopher Malunga says the army’s refusal to allow boxers turning professional is killing the sport in the country.

[Times of Zambia] ORIENTAL Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) director promotions Christopher Malunga says the army's refusal to allow boxers turning professional is killing the sport in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt Says No Emerald Scavenging

[Times of Zambia] THE Government has said it cannot legalise the mining of emerald by small scale miners on restricted dumpsites in Lufwanyama District.

[Times of Zambia] THE Government has said it cannot legalise the mining of emerald by small scale miners on restricted dumpsites in Lufwanyama District.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Chienderamwano Calls It a Day

[The Herald] Three-time Mr Zimbabwe winner Champion “Mbewe” Chienderamwano has called it a day from bodybuilding and will now look to pursue personal business interests.

[The Herald] Three-time Mr Zimbabwe winner Champion "Mbewe" Chienderamwano has called it a day from bodybuilding and will now look to pursue personal business interests.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ZSE Suspends CFI Holdings

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has suspended CFI Holdings from trading its shares for the next three months demanding the company complies with certain requirements under the listing requirements. In a statement, the ZSE acting chief ex…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has suspended CFI Holdings from trading its shares for the next three months demanding the company complies with certain requirements under the listing requirements. In a statement, the ZSE acting chief executive officer Martin Matanda advised the investing public that the suspension of the agro-industrial group was with effect from January 2, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bishop Juru Collaborates With Zhakata

[The Herald] Bishop Ollah Juru has roped in Leonard Zhakata on his new album titled “Mupunga Werudo” that was released recently and launched at City Sports Bar. The album fetched $800 at an auction held during the launch and most fans enjoyed the music…

[The Herald] Bishop Ollah Juru has roped in Leonard Zhakata on his new album titled "Mupunga Werudo" that was released recently and launched at City Sports Bar. The album fetched $800 at an auction held during the launch and most fans enjoyed the musician's performance.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Garden Crocodiles Kept in Check

[Times of Zambia] THE Ministry of Tourism and Arts has deployed officers to Lusaka’s Garden Township sewerage ponds to ensure the safety of residents from crocodile attacks.

[Times of Zambia] THE Ministry of Tourism and Arts has deployed officers to Lusaka's Garden Township sewerage ponds to ensure the safety of residents from crocodile attacks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia