Mugabe’s Bond Notes Law – a Legal Analysis

[Zimbabwe Standard] On October 31 2016, President Robert Mugabe gazetted Statutory Instrument 133 of 2016, which provides a legal framework for the introduction of bond notes as acceptable legal tender in Zimbabwe. SI 133 of 2016, Presidential Powers (…

[Zimbabwe Standard] On October 31 2016, President Robert Mugabe gazetted Statutory Instrument 133 of 2016, which provides a legal framework for the introduction of bond notes as acceptable legal tender in Zimbabwe. SI 133 of 2016, Presidential Powers (Temporary Measures) Amendment of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe empowers the central bank to issue out bond notes using its preferred design, form and material.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

HCC in Massive Pay Scam

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi and six other senior council workers allegedly siphoned more than $1 million through dubious allowances and perks, a government instituted audit has revealed.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Former Harare town clerk Tendai Mahachi and six other senior council workers allegedly siphoned more than $1 million through dubious allowances and perks, a government instituted audit has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Somalia Leads in Offering to Vote for Amina in AU Post

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Somalia has become the first country to publicly offer its vote to the candidature of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed for the top African Union post.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Somalia has become the first country to publicly offer its vote to the candidature of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed for the top African Union post.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Catholic Church Reaffirm Their Stand Against Abortion – ‘Every Person Is Precious’

[Nyasa Times] Chairman for the Episcopal Conference of Malawi, Archbishop Thomas Luke Msusa of Blantyre Archdiocese has condemned the Termination of Pregnancy Bill being advocated and campaigned by different quarters of the society in Malawi saying the…

[Nyasa Times] Chairman for the Episcopal Conference of Malawi, Archbishop Thomas Luke Msusa of Blantyre Archdiocese has condemned the Termination of Pregnancy Bill being advocated and campaigned by different quarters of the society in Malawi saying the Catholic Church is not in support of the idea, reaffirming respect for the sanctity of life.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Al Shabaab Fires Mortars At Amisom Base in El-Baraf

[Dalsan Radio] Al shabaab fighters have fired mortar rounds at a military base belonging to the African union mission at El-barak town in middle shabelle region of Somalia A resident who asked not be named, has told Radio Dalsan that militants with Al …

[Dalsan Radio] Al shabaab fighters have fired mortar rounds at a military base belonging to the African union mission at El-barak town in middle shabelle region of Somalia A resident who asked not be named, has told Radio Dalsan that militants with Al shabaab group attacked the AMISOM base with heavy mortar bombs on early this morning".

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Somali Refugees Arrested At Border, Kenya-Somalia

[Dalsan Radio] Some 22 Somali refugees have been arrested illegally crossing into Kenya from Uganda. Lorugum Police Station Officer Commanding Station Charles Rono said the six women accompanied by their 16 children were arrested at Lokiriama border po…

[Dalsan Radio] Some 22 Somali refugees have been arrested illegally crossing into Kenya from Uganda. Lorugum Police Station Officer Commanding Station Charles Rono said the six women accompanied by their 16 children were arrested at Lokiriama border point.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia