Govt Vows to Tackle Armyworm

[The Herald] Government has secured knapsack sprayers that will be distributed to smallholder farmers in an attempt to fight the risk which might be caused by the fall armyworm this season. This development comes after chiefs told President Mugabe when…

[The Herald] Government has secured knapsack sprayers that will be distributed to smallholder farmers in an attempt to fight the risk which might be caused by the fall armyworm this season. This development comes after chiefs told President Mugabe when he attended their annual meeting in Bulawayo last week that their subjects almost lost their crop to the pest last season. The traditional leaders also said they wanted the District Development Fund to be revamped so that it could continue to offer tillage services to co

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pay for Interface Rally Venue, Ruling Party Told

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has lashed out at the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) for demanding payment for the party to use White City Stadium on Saturday for the Youth Presidential Interface Rally. According to the latest council report, city officials are dema…

[The Herald] Zanu-PF has lashed out at the Bulawayo City Council (BCC) for demanding payment for the party to use White City Stadium on Saturday for the Youth Presidential Interface Rally. According to the latest council report, city officials are demanding payment for the use of the stadium, saying although President Mugabe will be the guest, the event was not national.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Anti-Zuma Activists Arrested After Occupying Prosecuting Authority Offices

[News24Wire] Eight activists who occupied the NPA offices in Cape Town on Wednesday, demanding that President Jacob Zuma be arrested, were themselves arrested after refusing to budge.

[News24Wire] Eight activists who occupied the NPA offices in Cape Town on Wednesday, demanding that President Jacob Zuma be arrested, were themselves arrested after refusing to budge.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Enrollment in Technical Colleges to Increase

[Malawi News Agency] Salima -Government has said the construction of new infrastructure in the national technical colleges program currently being implemented under the Higher Education for Science and Technology (HEST) project, aims at increasing inta…

[Malawi News Agency] Salima -Government has said the construction of new infrastructure in the national technical colleges program currently being implemented under the Higher Education for Science and Technology (HEST) project, aims at increasing intake and quality of training to be offered.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kenyan Banks Give Iran Wide Berth

[Nation] Kenyan banks are reluctant to have anything to do with Iranian lenders even after lifting of sanctions against the Middle East country leaving tea traders scratching their heads on how to recover their debts.

[Nation] Kenyan banks are reluctant to have anything to do with Iranian lenders even after lifting of sanctions against the Middle East country leaving tea traders scratching their heads on how to recover their debts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Central Region – Election of Area Administrators

[Shabait] Asmara -An election of administrators, managing directors as well as village coordinators of the 37 administrative areas and 13 sub zones of the Central region concluded, reports indicate.

[Shabait] Asmara -An election of administrators, managing directors as well as village coordinators of the 37 administrative areas and 13 sub zones of the Central region concluded, reports indicate.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Effort to Introduce Information Technology

[Shabait] Mendefera -A project is underway to introduce digital libraries, information technology and communications education in the different schools in the Dubarwa sub zone, the head of Education branch at the sub zone, Teacher Russom Gebrehiwet rep…

[Shabait] Mendefera -A project is underway to introduce digital libraries, information technology and communications education in the different schools in the Dubarwa sub zone, the head of Education branch at the sub zone, Teacher Russom Gebrehiwet reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Ruling Party MP Accused of Masterminding Jah Prayzah Attack

[New Zimbabwe] Fiery Norton legislator Temba Mliswa was ejected from the house together with Zanu PF MP for Harare South Shadreck Mashayamombe after the former Zanu PF allies nearly came to blows.

[New Zimbabwe] Fiery Norton legislator Temba Mliswa was ejected from the house together with Zanu PF MP for Harare South Shadreck Mashayamombe after the former Zanu PF allies nearly came to blows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe