National Railways Equipment Hasn’t Been Used Since Delivery

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is facing a crisis owing to the incompatibility of railway equipment received under the US$400 million Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG) deal.

[Zimbabwe Independent] The National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is facing a crisis owing to the incompatibility of railway equipment received under the US$400 million Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG) deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mining Sector to Grow 10% This Year

[New Zimbabwe] The Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (COMZ) has predicted that the country’s mining sector will grow by 10% this year, as the country targets $3.7bn from mineral exploits over the same period.

[New Zimbabwe] The Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (COMZ) has predicted that the country's mining sector will grow by 10% this year, as the country targets $3.7bn from mineral exploits over the same period.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

University of Zululand Devastated After Popular Professor Shot Dead

[News24Wire] The University of Zululand’s Dean of the faculty of arts, Professor Gregory Kamwendo, has been killed in a shooting at his home in Empangeni, leaving his colleagues devastated.

[News24Wire] The University of Zululand's Dean of the faculty of arts, Professor Gregory Kamwendo, has been killed in a shooting at his home in Empangeni, leaving his colleagues devastated.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Local Firm Gets Contract to Set Up U.S.$200 Million Lithium Project

[Zimbabwe Independent] Australian-listed Prospect Resources says it has engaged a local firm to provide construction services to set up a mining plan as the group moves to implement the first phase of its US$55 million Arcadia lithium project in Zimbabwe.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Australian-listed Prospect Resources says it has engaged a local firm to provide construction services to set up a mining plan as the group moves to implement the first phase of its US$55 million Arcadia lithium project in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Purported Recording of Pi Played in Bail Hearing of Siam Lee Murder Accused

[News24Wire] Brad Nathanson Investigations again became a focal point in the long, drawn-out bail application of the man accused of the murder of Durban North sex worker Siam Lee.

[News24Wire] Brad Nathanson Investigations again became a focal point in the long, drawn-out bail application of the man accused of the murder of Durban North sex worker Siam Lee.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Iceberg Proposal to Quell Cape Town’s Water Woes Gains Traction

[News24Wire] The authorities have said they will look at the proposal to tow an iceberg to Cape Town to bolster the city’s critically low water supplies – but first they want to see a detailed proposal of the cost of the iceberg water.

[News24Wire] The authorities have said they will look at the proposal to tow an iceberg to Cape Town to bolster the city's critically low water supplies - but first they want to see a detailed proposal of the cost of the iceberg water.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN to Honour Three Fallen Nigerian Peacekeepers

[Premium Times] Three fallen Nigerian peacekeepers will be honoured, among others, in commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, the United Nations (UN) has said.

[Premium Times] Three fallen Nigerian peacekeepers will be honoured, among others, in commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, the United Nations (UN) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria