President Magufuli Orders Audit On Mineral Wealth

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli has directed the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct an in depth audit of the mining sector to plug out loopholes that occasion massive losses from the country’s rich mineral reserves.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli has directed the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct an in depth audit of the mining sector to plug out loopholes that occasion massive losses from the country's rich mineral reserves.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Shebeen Brawl Leaves Imbiber Dead

[The Herald] A Harare man appeared in court yesterday for allegedly killing his colleague over illicit beer known as “musombodhiya’.” Zachariah Gurwe appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Barbra Chimboza facing charges of murder and was remanded in cust…

[The Herald] A Harare man appeared in court yesterday for allegedly killing his colleague over illicit beer known as "musombodhiya'." Zachariah Gurwe appeared before Harare magistrate Ms Barbra Chimboza facing charges of murder and was remanded in custody to April 10. Prosecutor Ms Linda Gadzikwa alleged that on March 24, at Shumba shebeen in Epworth, the now deceased, Shepherd Pamame, drank Gurwe's undiluted brew.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

War Vets Hit Back At ‘Dictator’ Mugabe

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWEAN veterans of the 1970s liberation struggle have continued their public spat with President Robert Mugabe, lashing at the veteran leader for claiming only he was capable of leading the country. During an indaba held in Harar…

[CAJ News] Harare -ZIMBABWEAN veterans of the 1970s liberation struggle have continued their public spat with President Robert Mugabe, lashing at the veteran leader for claiming only he was capable of leading the country. During an indaba held in Harare, the Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans Association (ZNLWVA), reiterated their stance against the endorsement of Mugabe, whom they lashed at for manipulating the ruling Zanu-PF, lining his wife, Grace, to take over power and presiding over a corrupt administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Desmond Tutu’s Farewell Message to #AhmedKathrada

[allAfrica] Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s statement on the death of Ahmed Kathrada – leader, former political prisoner and ally of Nelson Mandela, and a hero during the struggle against apartheid:

[allAfrica] Archbishop Desmond Tutu's statement on the death of Ahmed Kathrada - leader, former political prisoner and ally of Nelson Mandela, and a hero during the struggle against apartheid:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Electoral Commisssion Bemoans Lack of Funding

[The Herald] Zvamaida Murwira -The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has implored Treasury to disburse financial resources timely for by-elections to facilitate and maintain the smooth flow of the electoral process. The electoral body argued that lac…

[The Herald] Zvamaida Murwira -The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has implored Treasury to disburse financial resources timely for by-elections to facilitate and maintain the smooth flow of the electoral process. The electoral body argued that lack of funding was compromising the quality of the electoral process. ZEC observed that the electoral body had got far less than what it would have requested in previous by-elections, but had to juggle around to enable it to continue conducting polls in a transparent and professional manner.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buchters Embrace Harders Cup

[Namibian] THE Harders Cup’s first offering was a colourful festival with an avalanche of goals, vociferous supporters and a touch of European flair.

[Namibian] THE Harders Cup's first offering was a colourful festival with an avalanche of goals, vociferous supporters and a touch of European flair.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Triumphant Stars Return From Uganda

[Nation] The triumphant ‘Team Kenya’ returned to heroic reception at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Monday from the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala where they topped the medals table.

[Nation] The triumphant 'Team Kenya' returned to heroic reception at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Monday from the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Kampala where they topped the medals table.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda