Power Imports Surge 260%

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s electricity imports rose 260 percent last year as the power utility, Zesa Holdings, moved to avert shortages and cuts, which would have crippled business and industrial operations.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's electricity imports rose 260 percent last year as the power utility, Zesa Holdings, moved to avert shortages and cuts, which would have crippled business and industrial operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Seczim Launches Investor Awareness Campaign

[The Herald] The Securities Commission of Zimbabwe (SecZim) has launched an investor awareness campaign aimed at conscientising the public on the importance of investing in capital markets.

[The Herald] The Securities Commission of Zimbabwe (SecZim) has launched an investor awareness campaign aimed at conscientising the public on the importance of investing in capital markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Prisoners Have No Rights of a Free Person, Must Not Vote’

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday put paid to any hopes of taking part in the country’s elections by prisoners, insisting their incarceration meant they could not enjoy the same rights enjoyed by the rest of the population.

[New Zimbabwe] Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Wednesday put paid to any hopes of taking part in the country's elections by prisoners, insisting their incarceration meant they could not enjoy the same rights enjoyed by the rest of the population.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Mine, ZPC Share Spoils

[The Herald] How Mine failed to build on their victory over champions CAPS United as they were held to a goalless draw by ZPC Kariba in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Luveve yesterday. Coach Kelvin Kaindu said nothing worked for his men yesterday….

[The Herald] How Mine failed to build on their victory over champions CAPS United as they were held to a goalless draw by ZPC Kariba in a Castle Lager Premiership match at Luveve yesterday. Coach Kelvin Kaindu said nothing worked for his men yesterday. The home team finished the match with 10 men after Stephen Nyambabvu saw red in the 88th minute for a second bookable offence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

No Bail for Murder-Accused Opposition Trio

[The Herald] Three MDC-T activists accused of killing an officer attached to Police Reactionary Group yesterday had their bid for freedom fail after the High Court refused to grant them bail pending trial.

[The Herald] Three MDC-T activists accused of killing an officer attached to Police Reactionary Group yesterday had their bid for freedom fail after the High Court refused to grant them bail pending trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government Spokesperson Returns Cow After Uproar

[Monitor] Mukono -Mr Ofwono Opondo, the government spokesman who had received an in-calf cow under the Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme, has returned it following protests by some Mukono District councillors.

[Monitor] Mukono -Mr Ofwono Opondo, the government spokesman who had received an in-calf cow under the Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme, has returned it following protests by some Mukono District councillors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

TelOne Introduces ‘Alert Me’ Service

[The Herald] TelOne has introduced “Alert Me” service for all their broadband customers, where customers will now be able to receive updates on their data balance and get reminders for recharging.

[The Herald] TelOne has introduced "Alert Me" service for all their broadband customers, where customers will now be able to receive updates on their data balance and get reminders for recharging.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Raila Odinga Camps in William Ruto’s Uasin Gishu Backyard

[Nation] The National Super Alliance on Wednesday took its campaigns to Deputy President William Ruto’s Uasin Gishu backyard with calls to voters in the perceived Jubilee Party stronghold to endorse Raila Odinga’s presidential bid on August 8 for impro…

[Nation] The National Super Alliance on Wednesday took its campaigns to Deputy President William Ruto's Uasin Gishu backyard with calls to voters in the perceived Jubilee Party stronghold to endorse Raila Odinga's presidential bid on August 8 for improved livelihood.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru Loses Bid to Stop Gag

[Nation] Former Devolution and Planning Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru on Wednesday lost a bid to stop a gag against her on commenting on the Sh1.6 billion National Youth Service scandal.

[Nation] Former Devolution and Planning Cabinet Secretary Anne Waiguru on Wednesday lost a bid to stop a gag against her on commenting on the Sh1.6 billion National Youth Service scandal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya