Police Bash, Detain Journalists

[Zimbabwe Independent] Plain-clothed police officers on Thursday afternoon brutally attacked three Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) journalists, Obey Manayiti, photojournalist, Shepherd Tozvireva and Abigail Matsikidze and driver, Raphael Phiri, accusing the…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Plain-clothed police officers on Thursday afternoon brutally attacked three Alpha Media Holdings (AMH) journalists, Obey Manayiti, photojournalist, Shepherd Tozvireva and Abigail Matsikidze and driver, Raphael Phiri, accusing them of taking pictures in the Harare central business district.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fred Matiang’i Shuts KU and JKUAT Campuses in Tanzania and Rwanda

[Nation] Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has directed Kenyatta University and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology to close their campuses in Rwanda and Tanzania.

[Nation] Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has directed Kenyatta University and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology to close their campuses in Rwanda and Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Workers Bemoan HR Committees, Approve Boards

[Zimbabwe Independent] Workers are concerned over the performance of human resources committees in their workplaces, but are happy with the board members of their companies, a survey shows.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Workers are concerned over the performance of human resources committees in their workplaces, but are happy with the board members of their companies, a survey shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Real Debt Stands At U.S.$30 Billion, Says Former VP Mumba

[Zambia Reports] Former MMD president Dr Nevers Mumba says Zambia real debt stands at US $30 billion disputing finance minister Felix Mutati’s projection which is quoted at $7.2 billion.

[Zambia Reports] Former MMD president Dr Nevers Mumba says Zambia real debt stands at US $30 billion disputing finance minister Felix Mutati's projection which is quoted at $7.2 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Building Project Held Hostage By Gangsters – Mayor

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town was forced to cancel the construction of more than 700 homes in Valhalla Park following ongoing threats from gangsters in the area, Mayor Patricia de Lille said on Thursday afternoon.Speaking during a council meeting,…

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town was forced to cancel the construction of more than 700 homes in Valhalla Park following ongoing threats from gangsters in the area, Mayor Patricia de Lille said on Thursday afternoon.Speaking during a council meeting, De Lille said gangsters are holding the housing project hostage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Capacity Utilisation Target Reviewed

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) reviewed its capacity utilisation target for the year downwards to between 50 and 60 percent from the projected 65 percent by year-end due to a shortage of foreign currency to buy critical raw…

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) reviewed its capacity utilisation target for the year downwards to between 50 and 60 percent from the projected 65 percent by year-end due to a shortage of foreign currency to buy critical raw materials.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe