Non-Traditional Approach Needed in Corruption Fight

[The Herald] On November 23, 2017, The Herald Political Editor and columnist Tichaona Zindoga identified five critical areas that needed to be addressed in the “post-Mugabe era”. Among others he pointed out, “mending the economy and tackling issues suc…

[The Herald] On November 23, 2017, The Herald Political Editor and columnist Tichaona Zindoga identified five critical areas that needed to be addressed in the "post-Mugabe era". Among others he pointed out, "mending the economy and tackling issues such as corruption".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tariff Commission Condemns Rampant Price Distortions

[The Herald] The Competition and Tariff Commission (CTC) says it will investigate businesses that drive excessive pricing of commodities and threatened to take legal action on perpetrators. Zimbabwe has recently experienced unjustified price increases …

[The Herald] The Competition and Tariff Commission (CTC) says it will investigate businesses that drive excessive pricing of commodities and threatened to take legal action on perpetrators. Zimbabwe has recently experienced unjustified price increases on numerous basic commodities, some as high as 100 percent, resulting in widespread public outcry on concerns of erosion of consumer spending.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Digital Money Must Be Cheap, Efficient

[The Herald] The banking sector plans to import another 50 000 point-of-sale machines in the next 100 days and along with NetOne’s major campaign to break Econet’s near monopoly on mobile money, there should within a few months be adequate capacity to …

[The Herald] The banking sector plans to import another 50 000 point-of-sale machines in the next 100 days and along with NetOne's major campaign to break Econet's near monopoly on mobile money, there should within a few months be adequate capacity to take the cashless economy rural.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Luapula Tourism Sector to Create More Jobs

[Times of Zambia] THE tourism industry in Luapula province will create thousands jobs for the local people this year because of the planned extensive promotion, Luapula Minister Nickson Chilangwa has said.

[Times of Zambia] THE tourism industry in Luapula province will create thousands jobs for the local people this year because of the planned extensive promotion, Luapula Minister Nickson Chilangwa has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ramaphosa Victory Good for Southern Africa

[New Era] I recall Cyril Ramaphosa during his days as a progressive union leader of the National Union of Mineworkers and later as Secretary General of the ANC. It was during this time that Ramaphosa showed astute brilliance and it is of little surpris…

[New Era] I recall Cyril Ramaphosa during his days as a progressive union leader of the National Union of Mineworkers and later as Secretary General of the ANC. It was during this time that Ramaphosa showed astute brilliance and it is of little surprise to see him ascend to the presidency of the ANC. He is extremely calculating and shows little emotions but behind the scenes he is devastatingly effective.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Big Guns for Mansa Chess Tourney

[Times of Zambia] FIVE International Masters (IMs) led by national champion Andrew Kayonde have confirmed participation in the battle of brains at Luapula Chess League Association (LCLA) Mukubulo Open tournament which will act as phase two of the natio…

[Times of Zambia] FIVE International Masters (IMs) led by national champion Andrew Kayonde have confirmed participation in the battle of brains at Luapula Chess League Association (LCLA) Mukubulo Open tournament which will act as phase two of the national team selection trials.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Be Patient With Us – Sable

[Times of Zambia] SABLE Transport and Construction Company has urged Chipata residents to remain patient as modalities are being finalised to complete the tarring of some township roads.

[Times of Zambia] SABLE Transport and Construction Company has urged Chipata residents to remain patient as modalities are being finalised to complete the tarring of some township roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Minister Bathabile Dlamini Opens Support Centre for Matriculants

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini has opened the Department’s Gender Based Violence Command Centre (GBVCC) to matriculants who may be anxious about their examination results. The matric class of 2017 will receive the…

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini has opened the Department's Gender Based Violence Command Centre (GBVCC) to matriculants who may be anxious about their examination results. The matric class of 2017 will receive their results on January 5, 2018, and reports of depression and suicide tend to be on the increase during this time.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa