Zim Introduces Cotton Hybrid Seeds

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has introduced cotton hybrid seeds with potential to improve yields by as much as 45 percent when compared with the traditional varieties, an official has said. Hybrid seeds require less water and have a higher yield potential com…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe has introduced cotton hybrid seeds with potential to improve yields by as much as 45 percent when compared with the traditional varieties, an official has said. Hybrid seeds require less water and have a higher yield potential compared to non-hybrid varieties.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Warriors, Chipolopolo Match Off As Venue Booked for Wedding

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has called off an international match featuring the Warriors against neighbours Zambia and a legends match that was set to feature local legends against their South African counterparts.

[New Zimbabwe] THE Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has called off an international match featuring the Warriors against neighbours Zambia and a legends match that was set to feature local legends against their South African counterparts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Unicef Red Flag Over Zim’s Poorly Funded Health Sector

[New Zimbabwe] A top United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) official has lamented the Zimbabwe government’s half-hearted approach to health care as shown by the country’s budget allocations which favour security ministries as opposed to health.

[New Zimbabwe] A top United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) official has lamented the Zimbabwe government's half-hearted approach to health care as shown by the country's budget allocations which favour security ministries as opposed to health.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean President Reiterates Unwavering Support to Saharawi People’s Right to Independence

[SPS] Harare -Zimbabwean President ,Emmerson Mnangagwa, reiterated his country’s unwavering support and solidarity with the struggle and right of the Saharawi people to independence, emphasizing the promotion and consolidation of relations between Zimb…

[SPS] Harare -Zimbabwean President ,Emmerson Mnangagwa, reiterated his country's unwavering support and solidarity with the struggle and right of the Saharawi people to independence, emphasizing the promotion and consolidation of relations between Zimbabwe and the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Western Sahara

Blackout Hit Zim Banks Hard

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE banking sector lost an estimated $70 million after many internet-dependent transactions could not be processed because of the recent data blackout which lasted six hours.

[Zimbabwe Standard] THE banking sector lost an estimated $70 million after many internet-dependent transactions could not be processed because of the recent data blackout which lasted six hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mokonyane Rubbishes Claims of Rigging, ANC Vote Delay

[News24Wire] Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane has rubbished allegations that she delayed the release of the election results at the ANC conference in her capacity as ANC head of elections.

[News24Wire] Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane has rubbished allegations that she delayed the release of the election results at the ANC conference in her capacity as ANC head of elections.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Fugitive’ Dutch Arms Dealer Linked to Liberian War to Hear If He’ll Be Freed On Bail

[News24Wire] A Dutch arms dealer, convicted of selling firearms to former Liberian president Charles Taylor and who was arrested in Cape Town nearly two weeks ago, is expected to hear on Tuesday whether he will be freed from custody.

[News24Wire] A Dutch arms dealer, convicted of selling firearms to former Liberian president Charles Taylor and who was arrested in Cape Town nearly two weeks ago, is expected to hear on Tuesday whether he will be freed from custody.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Opposition Leader Could Face Death for Swearing-in – Attorney-General

[Nation] Attorney-General Githu Muigai has warned Nasa leader Raila Odinga that he faces the death penalty should he be sworn in as “people’s president”, and at the same time chided top lawyers in the opposition for misleading the former Prime Minister…

[Nation] Attorney-General Githu Muigai has warned Nasa leader Raila Odinga that he faces the death penalty should he be sworn in as "people's president", and at the same time chided top lawyers in the opposition for misleading the former Prime Minister to take an "illegal" oath.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya