Over 136 000 Tonnes of Chrome Exported to China

[The Herald] Zimbabwe exported over 136 000 tonnes of ferrochrome to China during the first five months of 2017, according to trade statistics just released. According to data published by ferroalloynet.com, about 36 000 tonnes of local chrome were exp…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe exported over 136 000 tonnes of ferrochrome to China during the first five months of 2017, according to trade statistics just released. According to data published by ferroalloynet.com, about 36 000 tonnes of local chrome were exported to China during the month of May only.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cabinet Reshuffle Bloodbath Looms

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe’s warning yesterday he will root out internal saboteurs plotting to incite an anti-government uprising brought even closer a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle which will inevitably be driven by the ruling Zan…

[Zimbabwe Independent] President Robert Mugabe's warning yesterday he will root out internal saboteurs plotting to incite an anti-government uprising brought even closer a long-awaited cabinet reshuffle which will inevitably be driven by the ruling Zanu PF factionalism and succession dynamics, as well as capacity, performance and delivery issues, informed insiders have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Elections Body Receives 2 600 Registration Kits

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has received the remaining 2 600 biometric voter registration (BVR) kits as it prepares to launch a blitz to register voters ahead of next year’s harmonised elections.

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has received the remaining 2 600 biometric voter registration (BVR) kits as it prepares to launch a blitz to register voters ahead of next year's harmonised elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Redirect Your Thoughts’

[New Republic] As the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) commemorates its 53rd anniversary, New Republic Newspaper Publisher has cautioned media practitioners in Liberia to sit and redirect their thoughts, actions, and interactions and find a way out in reso…

[New Republic] As the Press Union of Liberia (PUL) commemorates its 53rd anniversary, New Republic Newspaper Publisher has cautioned media practitioners in Liberia to sit and redirect their thoughts, actions, and interactions and find a way out in resolving challenges facing media outlets and journalists in general.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Brumskine Support Swells

[New Republic] With just one week to the conduct of the much anticipated October 10, 2017 presidential and legislative elections, support for the standard-bearer of the Liberty Party (LP), Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine continues to swell across the co…

[New Republic] With just one week to the conduct of the much anticipated October 10, 2017 presidential and legislative elections, support for the standard-bearer of the Liberty Party (LP), Cllr. Charles Walker Brumskine continues to swell across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Representative Candidate’s Launch Signals Victory

[New Republic] Over thousands of supporters, sympathizers, and well-wishers stormed the headquarters of representative candidate Prince Toles of District number eight in Montserrado County to grace his launch, sending fear of defeat in the spines of hi…

[New Republic] Over thousands of supporters, sympathizers, and well-wishers stormed the headquarters of representative candidate Prince Toles of District number eight in Montserrado County to grace his launch, sending fear of defeat in the spines of his opponents in the race.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

VP Mnangagwa Under Fraud Probe

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Republic Police’s Criminal Investigations Department is investigating Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s role in the mismanagement and looting of Zanu PF’s business empire, leading to its collapse, in what is seen a…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Republic Police's Criminal Investigations Department is investigating Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa's role in the mismanagement and looting of Zanu PF's business empire, leading to its collapse, in what is seen as part of President Robert Mugabe's succession war.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

When Anti-Terrorism Laws Are Used to Sacrifice Free Speech

[RFI] Anti-terrorism laws are sometimes used to muzzle the media. Journalists Denis Nkwebo in Cameroon and Mohanad El Sangary in Egypt detail the challenges they and their colleagues face in trying to navigate deliberately opaque laws and not land in p…

[RFI] Anti-terrorism laws are sometimes used to muzzle the media. Journalists Denis Nkwebo in Cameroon and Mohanad El Sangary in Egypt detail the challenges they and their colleagues face in trying to navigate deliberately opaque laws and not land in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Grain Marketing Board Ordered to Open Satellite Depots

[The Herald] Cabinet has warned Grain Marketing Board (GMB) staff conniving with unlicensed grain merchants to prejudice farmers that they will face punitive action. This follows concerns raised over GMB officials who are allegedly ill-treating farmers…

[The Herald] Cabinet has warned Grain Marketing Board (GMB) staff conniving with unlicensed grain merchants to prejudice farmers that they will face punitive action. This follows concerns raised over GMB officials who are allegedly ill-treating farmers, while some depots were reportedly refusing to accept other crops, especially small grains.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We’re Not Part of New Federation, Says Farmers Union

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Farmers Union has distanced itself from the Federation of Farmers Unions (FOFU) that was launched last month. The federation is a merger of all farmers unions including Commercial Farmers Union, Zimbabwe Commercial Farmers Uni…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Farmers Union has distanced itself from the Federation of Farmers Unions (FOFU) that was launched last month. The federation is a merger of all farmers unions including Commercial Farmers Union, Zimbabwe Commercial Farmers Union and the Zimbabwe National Farmers Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe