Minister Mulusa Stays Put Amidst Pressure to Resign

[Zambia Reports] Under fire National Planning and Development Minister Lucky Mulusa is staying put despite being asked to exercise the option of resigning by President Edgar Lungu in the aftermath of his fire tender remarks.

[Zambia Reports] Under fire National Planning and Development Minister Lucky Mulusa is staying put despite being asked to exercise the option of resigning by President Edgar Lungu in the aftermath of his fire tender remarks.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Lungu and Hichilema Need to Walk the Dialogue Path

[Zambia Reports] The political situation in Zambia is much improved in the aftermath of the release of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema on August 16 from prison on charges of treason.

[Zambia Reports] The political situation in Zambia is much improved in the aftermath of the release of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema on August 16 from prison on charges of treason.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Cassper Nyovest Headlines Ovation Fusion Festival

[Nyasa Times] Ovation Fusion Festival Malawi’s annual premier food and music festival has engaged South Africa’s prominent Hip Hop icon Caspper Nyovest who is currently making headlines around the country.

[Nyasa Times] Ovation Fusion Festival Malawi's annual premier food and music festival has engaged South Africa's prominent Hip Hop icon Caspper Nyovest who is currently making headlines around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Cane Workers Get Pay Rise

[The Herald] Workers at Tongaat Hulett Zimbabwe in Chiredzi have been presented with an early Christmas present after the High Court granted them 15 percent and 7,5 percent salary increase respectively backdated to April 2017. The High Court resolution…

[The Herald] Workers at Tongaat Hulett Zimbabwe in Chiredzi have been presented with an early Christmas present after the High Court granted them 15 percent and 7,5 percent salary increase respectively backdated to April 2017. The High Court resolution follows a two-year protracted labour dispute between the employer and workers' representatives, Zimbabwe Sugarcane Milling Industry Workers Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

DRC Citizens Repatriated Over Illegal Stay

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -At least 347 citizens from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) who lived illegally in Angola’s northern Zaire province have been expelled over the last seven days, announced the Migration and Foreigners Service (SME).

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -At least 347 citizens from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) who lived illegally in Angola's northern Zaire province have been expelled over the last seven days, announced the Migration and Foreigners Service (SME).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Two Top Cops Jailed for Theft

[The Herald] Two senior police officers who stole over $8 000 from the force’s income-generating project, Kuyedza Women’s Club, were on Monday each sentenced to an effective nine months in prison. Senior staff officer Fortunate Chirara (39) and Inspect…

[The Herald] Two senior police officers who stole over $8 000 from the force's income-generating project, Kuyedza Women's Club, were on Monday each sentenced to an effective nine months in prison. Senior staff officer Fortunate Chirara (39) and Inspector John Madhuku (41) were convicted of theft after a fully contested trial by magistrate Ms Josephine Sande.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Angola Highlights UN Role in Finding Solutions to Crisis

[ANGOP] Luanda -The role of the UN in finding solutions to minimize the effects of the economic crisis that the country faces, due to the low oil price in the international market, was highlighted today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Mirex).

[ANGOP] Luanda -The role of the UN in finding solutions to minimize the effects of the economic crisis that the country faces, due to the low oil price in the international market, was highlighted today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Mirex).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Prison Escapee Sent Back to Jail

[The Herald] A prisoner, who was allegedly assisted by a senior prison officer to escape from Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare in a bid to hide potentially incriminating information known by the prisoner, has been sent back to jail for an ef…

[The Herald] A prisoner, who was allegedly assisted by a senior prison officer to escape from Chikurubi Maximum Security Prison in Harare in a bid to hide potentially incriminating information known by the prisoner, has been sent back to jail for an effective three years. Tawanda Chikonyora (35), who was jailed for theft, only had 39 days left to serve from his four-year prison sentence.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Underdogs’ Eye Ba Upset

[Namibian] Tura Magic intend to have Black Africa spellbound at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Wednesday night and make their host’s quest to reclaim the MTC Premiership harder.

[Namibian] Tura Magic intend to have Black Africa spellbound at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Wednesday night and make their host's quest to reclaim the MTC Premiership harder.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia