Govt Pays U.S.$5 Million to Gold Miners Weekly

[The Herald] Government is shelling out US$5 million towards payment for gold delivered by small-scale miners, which is weighing down the availability for physical cash for ordinary citizens, a Cabinet minister has said.

[The Herald] Government is shelling out US$5 million towards payment for gold delivered by small-scale miners, which is weighing down the availability for physical cash for ordinary citizens, a Cabinet minister has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chiefs Stranded

[The Herald] Bureaucratic bungling at the weekend resulted in several traditional leaders attending a two-day Chiefs council meeting in the capital being stranded at a local hotel after they failed to get fuel to return to their respective homes.

[The Herald] Bureaucratic bungling at the weekend resulted in several traditional leaders attending a two-day Chiefs council meeting in the capital being stranded at a local hotel after they failed to get fuel to return to their respective homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Proteas Call Up Paterson for Injured Morkel

[News24Wire] Cape Cobras fast bowler Dane Paterson has been added to the Proteas Test squad for the second Test against Bangladesh starting at Manguang Oval in Bloemfontein on Friday.

[News24Wire] Cape Cobras fast bowler Dane Paterson has been added to the Proteas Test squad for the second Test against Bangladesh starting at Manguang Oval in Bloemfontein on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Reports of South Africans Killed or Injured in Las Vegas Shooting – Dirco

[News24Wire] The department of international relations and co-operation (Dirco) says it is still trying to confirm whether any South Africans were killed or injured in the Las Vegas shooting that left at least 50 people dead and scores more injured.

[News24Wire] The department of international relations and co-operation (Dirco) says it is still trying to confirm whether any South Africans were killed or injured in the Las Vegas shooting that left at least 50 people dead and scores more injured.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Leadership Race – Eastern Cape Hands Key Victory to Ramaphosa

[Daily Maverick] It was a good weekend for supporters of the ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa after his camp scored a major victory in the Eastern Cape. It was a not-so-good weekend for the ANC as a whole, however, as the blood that was spilt on th…

[Daily Maverick] It was a good weekend for supporters of the ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa after his camp scored a major victory in the Eastern Cape. It was a not-so-good weekend for the ANC as a whole, however, as the blood that was spilt on the provincial conference floor attested. The "outside interests" blamed for this could be closer to the centre than is possible for the organisation to handle. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Avani Officially Opens After Refurbishments

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The business and social hub of Gaborone, Avani Gaborone Resort & Casino, last week officially opened its establishment following major refurbishments of the place at a cost of P79 million.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The business and social hub of Gaborone, Avani Gaborone Resort & Casino, last week officially opened its establishment following major refurbishments of the place at a cost of P79 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

LEA Appoints New CEO

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Local Enterprise Authority Board (LEA) has appointed Dr Racious Moatshe as the new chief executive officer.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Local Enterprise Authority Board (LEA) has appointed Dr Racious Moatshe as the new chief executive officer.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana