‘Ruling Party’s Chinotimba Would Make Better Minister’

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Deputy President and legislator Nelson Chamisa has said Zanu PF Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba was a better option for a ministerial post than the current crop of cabinet members who frequently dodge parliament.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T Deputy President and legislator Nelson Chamisa has said Zanu PF Buhera South MP Joseph Chinotimba was a better option for a ministerial post than the current crop of cabinet members who frequently dodge parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gold Reserves to Back Currency

[The Herald] Government is building diamond and gold reserves to back the local currency upon its re-introduction in future, Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. VP Mnangagwa refused to disclose when the local currency would be re-introduced, bu…

[The Herald] Government is building diamond and gold reserves to back the local currency upon its re-introduction in future, Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. VP Mnangagwa refused to disclose when the local currency would be re-introduced, but said it would only come back when mineral reserves reached desired levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Armed Robbers Bomb Safe At KZN Petrol Station

[News24Wire] Heavily armed suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after bombing a safe at a service station in Winklespruit, south of Durban, police said on Friday.

[News24Wire] Heavily armed suspects fled with an undisclosed amount of cash after bombing a safe at a service station in Winklespruit, south of Durban, police said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Heed President’s Call to End Corruption

[The Herald] Now that President Mugabe has spoken on corruption in the Zimbabwe Republic Police, we expect to see more action being taken against officers caught on the wrong side of the law.

[The Herald] Now that President Mugabe has spoken on corruption in the Zimbabwe Republic Police, we expect to see more action being taken against officers caught on the wrong side of the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Garnishee Order for Football Body

[The Herald] A local travel agency that is fighting to recover $24 000 from Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has been granted a garnishee order against the soccer body.

[The Herald] A local travel agency that is fighting to recover $24 000 from Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has been granted a garnishee order against the soccer body.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Economic Consultative Forum in Financial Dire Straits

[Financial Gazette] The National Economic Consultative Forum (NECF), which facilitates dialogue on critical issues between government and the private sector, is in financial dire straits after foreign donors withdrew assistance in 2010.

[Financial Gazette] The National Economic Consultative Forum (NECF), which facilitates dialogue on critical issues between government and the private sector, is in financial dire straits after foreign donors withdrew assistance in 2010.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Comical Scenes as ASA Add to World Champs Squad

[News24Wire] Following further invitations by the IAAF, Athletics South Africa (ASA) has revised its team list of athletes increasing the total number to 29 members to compete at the World Championships in London to be held between August 4-13.

[News24Wire] Following further invitations by the IAAF, Athletics South Africa (ASA) has revised its team list of athletes increasing the total number to 29 members to compete at the World Championships in London to be held between August 4-13.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mpuma Pupil Dies After Assault – Principal in Court

[News24Wire] A Mpumalanga school principal will appear in court in September for allegedly assaulting a schoolboy, possibly causing injuries that resulted in his death five months later, the National Prosecuting Authority said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] A Mpumalanga school principal will appear in court in September for allegedly assaulting a schoolboy, possibly causing injuries that resulted in his death five months later, the National Prosecuting Authority said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Musician PJ Powers to be Honoured During Green Concert

[The Herald] Afro-jazz musician, Dereck Mpofu alongside afro-fusion artistes Pah Chihera and Musa Effects will share the stage with South African music legend Penelope Jane Dunlop aka PJ Powers at this year’s green concert that will be held at Zimbabwe…

[The Herald] Afro-jazz musician, Dereck Mpofu alongside afro-fusion artistes Pah Chihera and Musa Effects will share the stage with South African music legend Penelope Jane Dunlop aka PJ Powers at this year's green concert that will be held at Zimbabwe National Parks and Wildlife Authority headquarters in Harare tonight.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Right of Reply – SARS Is Not Falling Apart, Saying So Is a Misrepresentation of the Facts

[Daily Maverick] SARS finds it necessary to address the unsubstantiated tone that “things are falling” and the alleged IT systemic glitch that resulted in disappearance of documents. By SARS spokesperson SANDILE MEMELA.

[Daily Maverick] SARS finds it necessary to address the unsubstantiated tone that "things are falling" and the alleged IT systemic glitch that resulted in disappearance of documents. By SARS spokesperson SANDILE MEMELA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa