Mugabe Thanks Army for Chiadzwa Diamonds Atrocities

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe Tuesday tried to put behind family crisis as he led celebrations to this year’s National Defence Forces Day where urged the country’s military rank and file not to abandon national duty over poor wages.

[New Zimbabwe] President Robert Mugabe Tuesday tried to put behind family crisis as he led celebrations to this year's National Defence Forces Day where urged the country's military rank and file not to abandon national duty over poor wages.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Motshekga – ANC Is Victimising Victims of Corrupt State

[News24Wire] Former ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga has accused his party of “victimising the victims of a corrupt state” by taking disciplinary action against ANC members who voted for President Jacob Zuma to go.

[News24Wire] Former ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga has accused his party of "victimising the victims of a corrupt state" by taking disciplinary action against ANC members who voted for President Jacob Zuma to go.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Divisions Played Out in Portfolio Committee Meeting

[News24Wire] A week after some ANC MPs voted for an opposition motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, the division in the ruling party evidenced by this played itself out in a portfolio committee meeting.

[News24Wire] A week after some ANC MPs voted for an opposition motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, the division in the ruling party evidenced by this played itself out in a portfolio committee meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Commends Defence Forces

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday highly commended Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) for being equal to the task of thwarting conspiracies by Western countries, which are aimed at frustrating development in the country.

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday highly commended Zimbabwe Defence Forces (ZDF) for being equal to the task of thwarting conspiracies by Western countries, which are aimed at frustrating development in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Further Your Education Like Chiwenga, Soldiers Urged

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday urged members of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces to take a cue from their Commander, General Constantino Chiwenga, and further their education to achieve academic excellence.

[The Herald] President Mugabe yesterday urged members of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces to take a cue from their Commander, General Constantino Chiwenga, and further their education to achieve academic excellence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Conservation Approaches Must Recognise Local People’s Rights

[The Herald] Sarobidy Rakotonarivo and Neal Hockley Correspondents Until the 1980s, biodiversity conservation in the tropics focused on the “fines and fences” approach: creating protected areas from which local people were forcibly excluded.

[The Herald] Sarobidy Rakotonarivo and Neal Hockley Correspondents Until the 1980s, biodiversity conservation in the tropics focused on the "fines and fences" approach: creating protected areas from which local people were forcibly excluded.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zifa Fights Garnishee Order

[The Herald] Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) is challenging the recent court order garnishing its bank account to recover $24 000 it owes The Travel Bureau Private Limited.

[The Herald] Daniel Nemukuyu Senior Court Reporter Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) is challenging the recent court order garnishing its bank account to recover $24 000 it owes The Travel Bureau Private Limited.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Editorial Comment – Hats Off to Our Gallant Defence Forces

[The Herald] As thousands of people flocked to various venues throughout the country yesterday to mark the 37th Zimbabwe Defence Forces Day, it was clear that our uniformed forces occupy an important space in the hearts of many citizens.

[The Herald] As thousands of people flocked to various venues throughout the country yesterday to mark the 37th Zimbabwe Defence Forces Day, it was clear that our uniformed forces occupy an important space in the hearts of many citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe