Remote Villages Fight Malaria Through Community Health

[MalariaMustDie] Njediko -Nigeria has more cases and deaths from Malaria than any other country in the world. It’s entire 177 million population is at risk from the disease. But in remote villages, training members of the community to deliver essential…

[MalariaMustDie] Njediko -Nigeria has more cases and deaths from Malaria than any other country in the world. It's entire 177 million population is at risk from the disease. But in remote villages, training members of the community to deliver essential healthcare is beginning to save lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two News Reporters to Battle For MP Seat

[New Zimbabwe] Two ZBC senior reporters have declared their interest in representing Zanu PF in rural Mt Darwin South constituency in Mashonaland Central province in this year’s general election expected in few months.

[New Zimbabwe] Two ZBC senior reporters have declared their interest in representing Zanu PF in rural Mt Darwin South constituency in Mashonaland Central province in this year's general election expected in few months.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kalaba, Kambwili Making ‘Wild Outbursts’ – Chisopa

[Times of Zambia] Patriotic Front (PF) Mkushi South Member of Parliament Davies Chisopa has described as ‘wild outbursts’ the allegations of corruption made by former ministers Chishimba Kambwili and Harry Kalaba.

[Times of Zambia] Patriotic Front (PF) Mkushi South Member of Parliament Davies Chisopa has described as 'wild outbursts' the allegations of corruption made by former ministers Chishimba Kambwili and Harry Kalaba.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Bank Wins U.S.$6 Million Lawsuit

[The Herald] Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe has been awarded $6 million after successfully suing a construction company for failure to honour an overdraft facility arrangement.

[The Herald] Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe has been awarded $6 million after successfully suing a construction company for failure to honour an overdraft facility arrangement.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

IFAD Extends U.S.$52 Million Loan to Govt

[New Zimbabwe] The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has extended a $52 million loan to government towards the Small Holder Irrigation Scheme (SIRP) programme.

[New Zimbabwe] The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has extended a $52 million loan to government towards the Small Holder Irrigation Scheme (SIRP) programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Uproot Sick Lusaka’

[Times of Zambia] The Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) has proposed the uprooting of Lusaka owing to extensive contamination of the underground water system that supplies millions of its residents.

[Times of Zambia] The Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) has proposed the uprooting of Lusaka owing to extensive contamination of the underground water system that supplies millions of its residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

President Mnangagwa Is Gender Sensitive

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa last week appointed High Court Judge justice Priscilla Chigumba as the new Zimbabwe Electoral Commission chairwoman. The appointment comes hard on the heels of other appointments of women in key positions.

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa last week appointed High Court Judge justice Priscilla Chigumba as the new Zimbabwe Electoral Commission chairwoman. The appointment comes hard on the heels of other appointments of women in key positions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Over 5 Million Register to Vote

[The Herald] The Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) national blitz recorded 73 percent success and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is now preparing for a de-duplication exercise to weed out multiple registrations ahead of harmonised elections t…

[The Herald] The Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) national blitz recorded 73 percent success and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) is now preparing for a de-duplication exercise to weed out multiple registrations ahead of harmonised elections this year.Weeding out multiple registrants will see the electoral body coming up with a credible voters' roll. The national blitz closes tomorrow, but registration will continue at 63 ZEC static centres countrywide, until 12 days after the nomination court sits. ZEC deputy

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Businessman Wants Minister Mandiwanzira Charged

[New Zimbabwe] A Harare businessman Tuesday demanded that Information Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira should be arrested for damaging his property after he refused to bribe him (Supa) for winning a contract.

[New Zimbabwe] A Harare businessman Tuesday demanded that Information Communication Technology (ICT) minister Supa Mandiwanzira should be arrested for damaging his property after he refused to bribe him (Supa) for winning a contract.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe