War Vets Heed Army General Chiwenga’s Counsel

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Mr Christopher Mutsvangwa yesterday said his association stood guided by Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Guveya Chiwenga’s counsel that they m…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA) chairperson Mr Christopher Mutsvangwa yesterday said his association stood guided by Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Guveya Chiwenga's counsel that they must respect the leadership in Zanu-PF and Government. War veterans, Mr Mutsvangwa said, would give Gen Chiwenga's words the weight they deserve. Gen Chiwenga is the surviving most senior commander of the Second Chimurenga on the Zanla side.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wizards FC Opt for Mulanje Park As Home Ground

[Nyasa Times] With uncertainties surrounding the condition of Kamuzu Stadium, Premier Bet Wizards have opted to use Mulanje Park as their home ground in the forthcoming season.

[Nyasa Times] With uncertainties surrounding the condition of Kamuzu Stadium, Premier Bet Wizards have opted to use Mulanje Park as their home ground in the forthcoming season.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Government Minister Killed in Mogadishu

[VOA] The Somali government said it was investigating the killing Wednesday of the public works and reconstruction minister, who was shot by another government official’s bodyguards.

[VOA] The Somali government said it was investigating the killing Wednesday of the public works and reconstruction minister, who was shot by another government official's bodyguards.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt Urged to Address Challenges Facing Women in Mining

[Oil in Uganda] Members of Parliament and human rights activists have asked government to enforce the laws in the mining sector to protect the right of women in the sector. The MPs and other stakeholders said women in the minerals sector face a lot of …

[Oil in Uganda] Members of Parliament and human rights activists have asked government to enforce the laws in the mining sector to protect the right of women in the sector. The MPs and other stakeholders said women in the minerals sector face a lot of challenges, which need to be addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mapeza Takes Charge – Coach Back in Afcon Trenches

[The Herald] EXACTLY seven years after Norman Mapeza guided the Warriors in their opening 2012 Nations Cup qualifier against Liberia, life will come full circle for the gaffer when he, once again, takes charge of his country’s first 2019 AFCON qualifyi…

[The Herald] EXACTLY seven years after Norman Mapeza guided the Warriors in their opening 2012 Nations Cup qualifier against Liberia, life will come full circle for the gaffer when he, once again, takes charge of his country's first 2019 AFCON qualifying battle against the same West African opponents next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zivhu Offers Sex Workers Lifeline

[The Herald] More than 100 commercial sex workers in Hopley, Harare, yesterday got a lifeline when philanthropist and Chivi Rural District Council chairperson Dr Killer Zivhu pledged to assist them to start several income- generating projects.

[The Herald] More than 100 commercial sex workers in Hopley, Harare, yesterday got a lifeline when philanthropist and Chivi Rural District Council chairperson Dr Killer Zivhu pledged to assist them to start several income- generating projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Nigeria Customs Revenue Fell N216 Billion Short of 2016 Target – Hameed Ali

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Hameed Ali, on Wednesday said the agency’s revenue for 2016 fell short of its target by N 216.5 billion.

[Premium Times] The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, Hameed Ali, on Wednesday said the agency's revenue for 2016 fell short of its target by N 216.5 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Constitutionality of EFCC Act Subjecting President’s Appointment to Senate Confirmation

[Vanguard] Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, is a renowned constitutional lawyer and a leader of The Patriots. In this decisive essay, he examined the constitutionality of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Act 2004, subjecting the President…

[Vanguard] Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN, is a renowned constitutional lawyer and a leader of The Patriots. In this decisive essay, he examined the constitutionality of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Act 2004, subjecting the President's appointment of members of the Commission to Senate confirmation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria