Mineral Exports Exceed U.S.$1 Billion Mark

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s total mineral export earnings in the first half of the year have exceeded the $1 billion mark as Government and miners move to grow the sector from a $2 billion to a $3 billion a year export sector, delegates attending the 22nd …

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's total mineral export earnings in the first half of the year have exceeded the $1 billion mark as Government and miners move to grow the sector from a $2 billion to a $3 billion a year export sector, delegates attending the 22nd edition of the Mining, Engineering and Transport Expo (Mine Entra) have been told.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

CBN Replies Senate, Says Not Selling Dollars to Anyone At N200 Rate

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN on Friday reacted to claims by the Senate that it is selling dollars to some businesses at an unofficial rate of N200.

[Premium Times] The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN on Friday reacted to claims by the Senate that it is selling dollars to some businesses at an unofficial rate of N200.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cecil the Lion’s Cub Xanda Killed by Trophy Hunter

[News24Wire] The death of another iconic lion at the hands of a trophy hunter in Zimbabwe is a “devastating loss” that adds to pressures already threatening the species, a leading conservationist has said.

[News24Wire] The death of another iconic lion at the hands of a trophy hunter in Zimbabwe is a "devastating loss" that adds to pressures already threatening the species, a leading conservationist has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Speaker Threatened With Court Action If Secret Ballot Rejected

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters says it has already prepared legal papers to interdict National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete should she refuse to allow a secret ballot for the August 8 motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters says it has already prepared legal papers to interdict National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete should she refuse to allow a secret ballot for the August 8 motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Actor Wins Brand New Car in Jumia Competition

[Nation] Mombasa-based actor Dan Kinyanjui, better known as Dan Sonko, has emerged the winner of the grand prize of a brand new Renault Kwid car, in the Jumia five year celebration competition.

[Nation] Mombasa-based actor Dan Kinyanjui, better known as Dan Sonko, has emerged the winner of the grand prize of a brand new Renault Kwid car, in the Jumia five year celebration competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Maddox to Headline Vintage Auto Show

[Observer] Renowned Ugandan reggae maestro, Maddox Sematimba, is set to be the headline act at this year’s Vintage and Classic auto show slated for July 29 at Sheraton Kampala hotel.

[Observer] Renowned Ugandan reggae maestro, Maddox Sematimba, is set to be the headline act at this year's Vintage and Classic auto show slated for July 29 at Sheraton Kampala hotel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda