Unpacking Cabinet’s Grain Marketing Board Riot Act

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week cabinet read the riot act on the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) after reports that some of its officials ill-treated farmers and refused to accept small grains.

[Zimbabwe Independent] This week cabinet read the riot act on the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) after reports that some of its officials ill-treated farmers and refused to accept small grains.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Our Greatest Weakness Lies in Giving Up Easily

[Zimbabwe Independent] Amos Maungwa was among thousands of Zimbabweans who made the great trek to South Africa after 2000 at the height of the country’s economic crisis which was characterised by runaway inflation.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Amos Maungwa was among thousands of Zimbabweans who made the great trek to South Africa after 2000 at the height of the country's economic crisis which was characterised by runaway inflation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Make the 99-Year Lease Bankable’

[Zimbabwe Independent] Now in its second year running, there has been wide-ranging debate on whether the Command Agriculture scheme introduced last year by government has been a success given the attendant problems surrounding the programme which inclu…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Now in its second year running, there has been wide-ranging debate on whether the Command Agriculture scheme introduced last year by government has been a success given the attendant problems surrounding the programme which include the erratic supply of inputs. Last week, the Zimbabwe Independent Business Reporter Tinashe Kairiza (TK) spoke to Zimbabwe Farmers' Union executive director Paul Zakariya (PZ) on the impact of Command Agriculture on national maize output, the expectations of farmers ahead of nex

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rugby – Notshe Set to Raise WP Half-Century

[News24Wire] Loose forward Sikhumbuzo Notshe will earn his 50th cap for Western Province when he comes off the bench in their Currie Cup encounter against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Loose forward Sikhumbuzo Notshe will earn his 50th cap for Western Province when he comes off the bench in their Currie Cup encounter against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Geingob to Address House of Lords in London

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has been invited to deliver remarks at the House of Lords – the upper house of the parliament of the United Kingdom – as part of the BURJ CEO Business Summit on 10 October in London.

[New Era] Windhoek -President Hage Geingob has been invited to deliver remarks at the House of Lords - the upper house of the parliament of the United Kingdom - as part of the BURJ CEO Business Summit on 10 October in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Journalists Launch Investigative Website

[Zimbabwe Independent] A network of local journalists has launched a new independent investigative journalism website, ZimFerrets, with the support of Media Institute of Southern Africa (Misa) Zimbabwe and Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (O…

[Zimbabwe Independent] A network of local journalists has launched a new independent investigative journalism website, ZimFerrets, with the support of Media Institute of Southern Africa (Misa) Zimbabwe and Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa (Osisa).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe