U.S.$5 Million Kitty, Stands for MPs

[The Herald] Government has set aside $5 million from which Members of Parliament will access the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Legislators will also get residential stands in areas of their choice, Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob…

[The Herald] Government has set aside $5 million from which Members of Parliament will access the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Legislators will also get residential stands in areas of their choice, Speaker of the National Assembly Advocate Jacob Mudenda has said. Through the $5 million fund, each MP will get at least $24 000 for the development of his or her constituency. The residential stands are part of a negotiated package agreed at the beginning of the Eighth Parliament of Zimbabwe in 2013."It has been agre

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Over 1,000 Antipersonnel Mines Destroyed in Nine Months

[ANGOP] Menongue -At least 1,093 antipersonnel mines have been destroyed in the municipalities of Menongue and Cuito Cuanavale, south-east Cuando Cubango province, Angop has learnt.

[ANGOP] Menongue -At least 1,093 antipersonnel mines have been destroyed in the municipalities of Menongue and Cuito Cuanavale, south-east Cuando Cubango province, Angop has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Minister Stresses Church’s Role in Raising Moral Among Society

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan minister of Culture Carolina Cerqueira and the leader of the Kimbanguist Church, Kisolokele Kiangani Paul, have discussed the church’s commitment to raising the moral among the society and its contribution to education process o…

[ANGOP] Luanda -Angolan minister of Culture Carolina Cerqueira and the leader of the Kimbanguist Church, Kisolokele Kiangani Paul, have discussed the church's commitment to raising the moral among the society and its contribution to education process of the new generations.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Vendors Vow Police Revenge, Give Mugabe Two Weeks

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has got only two weeks to make a public statement on police brutality while ZRP officers must know that vendors might revenge if they continue beating them up, a leader of street traders has said.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe has got only two weeks to make a public statement on police brutality while ZRP officers must know that vendors might revenge if they continue beating them up, a leader of street traders has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country Among Fragile Countries, Says the IMF

[New Zimbabwe] Contrary to suggestions by President Robert Mugabe’s claim the International Monetary Fund has rated Zimbabwe among countries in fragile situations, which it says face deep development challenges as they encountered severe social and pol…

[New Zimbabwe] Contrary to suggestions by President Robert Mugabe's claim the International Monetary Fund has rated Zimbabwe among countries in fragile situations, which it says face deep development challenges as they encountered severe social and political turmoil.

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Govt, Development Partners Unveil District Profiles

[The Herald] Government and development partners yesterday unveiled district risk profiles that provide a comprehensive district level overview focusing on infrastructure, water, food and nutrition security conditions and development indicators. Distri…

[The Herald] Government and development partners yesterday unveiled district risk profiles that provide a comprehensive district level overview focusing on infrastructure, water, food and nutrition security conditions and development indicators. District profiling is evidence-based information that assists Government and development partners to understand the manifestation of the current food security and livelihood challenges at lower levels.

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Why Are You So Stupid? Angry British Overstayer Asks Magistrate

[New Zimbabwe] A British national who is on charges of overstaying Tuesday insulted a Harare magistrate Nomsa Sabarauta for allegedly treating him like a criminal when he appeared in court answering to the charge.

[New Zimbabwe] A British national who is on charges of overstaying Tuesday insulted a Harare magistrate Nomsa Sabarauta for allegedly treating him like a criminal when he appeared in court answering to the charge.

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Pressured Govt Gives MPs’ U.S.$5 Million, Stands

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo has bowed down to pressure by legislators to disburse their sitting allowances and allocations going towards their Constituency Development Fund (CDF).

[New Zimbabwe] Finance Minister Ignatius Chombo has bowed down to pressure by legislators to disburse their sitting allowances and allocations going towards their Constituency Development Fund (CDF).

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