Reconstruction of Alaska Smelting Plant Begins

[The Herald] Reconstruction of the Alaska Smelting Plant has started nearly two decades after the facility owned by the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation, stopped operations. Alaska was shut down at the turn of the millennium following the closur…

[The Herald] Reconstruction of the Alaska Smelting Plant has started nearly two decades after the facility owned by the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation, stopped operations. Alaska was shut down at the turn of the millennium following the closure of Mhangura Copper Mines-also owned by the ZMDC, which provided concentrate for the smelter.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pastor Chris’ Church Fails To Pay U.S.$55,000 Rent

[The Herald] Christ Embassy Church, which was recently evicted from its Marondera assembly premises over rental arrears, has now been taken to the High Court by its ex-landlord, who is claiming payment of an outstanding debt to the tune of $55 000.

[The Herald] Christ Embassy Church, which was recently evicted from its Marondera assembly premises over rental arrears, has now been taken to the High Court by its ex-landlord, who is claiming payment of an outstanding debt to the tune of $55 000.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Rough Ride for FKF Chief Mwendwa

[Nation] The withdrawal of Kenya’s hosting rights for next year’s Africa Nations Championship (Chan) is the latest in a stretching list of gaffes highlighting Football Kenya Federation’s 16-month tenure in office.

[Nation] The withdrawal of Kenya's hosting rights for next year's Africa Nations Championship (Chan) is the latest in a stretching list of gaffes highlighting Football Kenya Federation's 16-month tenure in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Keep Off Safaricom and IEBC, DP Ruto Tells Raila Odinga

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has told National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga to keep off private companies and stop using Safaricom as a scapegoat to sabotage the repeat election.

[Nation] Deputy President William Ruto has told National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga to keep off private companies and stop using Safaricom as a scapegoat to sabotage the repeat election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Vodacom to Give Sh28.5bn in Dividends

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Shareholders with Vodacom Tanzania will pocket up to Sh28.53 billion in the telecommunication firm’s first dividend payout, the company said on Wednesday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Shareholders with Vodacom Tanzania will pocket up to Sh28.53 billion in the telecommunication firm's first dividend payout, the company said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Is Mugabe Using His Wife As His ‘Unofficial Walking Aid?’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe “appears to be using his wife Grace as his unofficial walking aide as age catches up with the 93-year-old veteran ruler,” News Day said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe "appears to be using his wife Grace as his unofficial walking aide as age catches up with the 93-year-old veteran ruler," News Day said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Polls Body Reschedules Meeting With Parties

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A consultative meeting between representatives of presidential candidates in the October 26 fresh presidential election and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) was adjourned late Wednesday afternoon after th…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A consultative meeting between representatives of presidential candidates in the October 26 fresh presidential election and the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) was adjourned late Wednesday afternoon after the Opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) raised queries over a pending amendment to the Elections Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Positive Outlook Pushes TCC Share Prices Up

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Positive outlook expressed in the Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) financial statement for the year ended December 2016 is pushing the company share price up.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Positive outlook expressed in the Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) financial statement for the year ended December 2016 is pushing the company share price up.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania