Journalist Zigara Laid to Rest

[The Herald] Zimpapers correspondent and 98.4 FM Midlands presenter Lovemore Zigara who died in a car accident on Saturday, was buried yesterday at Mutasa Cemetery in Gweru.

[The Herald] Zimpapers correspondent and 98.4 FM Midlands presenter Lovemore Zigara who died in a car accident on Saturday, was buried yesterday at Mutasa Cemetery in Gweru.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Is Anti-Corruption Body Probing Katjavivi Over Missing Funds?

[Namibian] Anti-Corruption Commission director general Paulus Noa yesterday said the investigation into misappropriated funds of the Workers Revolutionary Party will not look into allegations against National Assembly Speaker Peter Katjavivi.

[Namibian] Anti-Corruption Commission director general Paulus Noa yesterday said the investigation into misappropriated funds of the Workers Revolutionary Party will not look into allegations against National Assembly Speaker Peter Katjavivi.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Sugu’ to Sue Basata Over ‘Leaked Song’ Ban

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi, popularly known as MC Sugu is planning to sue the National Arts Council popularly known by its Kiswahili acronym as Basata over the body’s recent ban of his rap song.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Mbeya Urban MP Joseph Mbilinyi, popularly known as MC Sugu is planning to sue the National Arts Council popularly known by its Kiswahili acronym as Basata over the body's recent ban of his rap song.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kasese Grapples With Copper Pollution

[Observer] It is about 36 years since the mining of copper at Kilembe Mines in Kasese district ended. But up to now residents still suffer the consequences of pollution.

[Observer] It is about 36 years since the mining of copper at Kilembe Mines in Kasese district ended. But up to now residents still suffer the consequences of pollution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Telecoms Regulator Slashes Mobile Data Charges

[The Herald] THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has reduced local mobile data and Internet charges after concluding a cost modelling exercise for telecommunication network services in the country covering mobile…

[The Herald] THE Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) has reduced local mobile data and Internet charges after concluding a cost modelling exercise for telecommunication network services in the country covering mobile, fixed and Internet access networks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Jere to Become New PSL Boss

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere is set to officially become the next Premier Soccer League chairman after the Harare businessman emerged as the only candidate for the position ahead of the top-flight body’s elections next month. Jere, who…

[The Herald] CAPS United president Farai Jere is set to officially become the next Premier Soccer League chairman after the Harare businessman emerged as the only candidate for the position ahead of the top-flight body's elections next month. Jere, who initially had ambitions to lead ZIFA before changing his mind in 2015 and throwing his weight behind Philip Chiyangwa, was the only candidate vying for the position to lead the PSL at the close of nominations on June 15.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe