‘We Are Relying On KZN Govt for Protection’ – Foreign Shop Owners

[News24Wire] Foreign shop owners in suburbs north of Durban have said they will rely on the KwaZulu-Natal government for protection should local businessmen attack their shops on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Foreign shop owners in suburbs north of Durban have said they will rely on the KwaZulu-Natal government for protection should local businessmen attack their shops on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

We Won’t Be Intimidated By U.S. Threats to Withdraw Aid – Deputy Minister

[News24Wire] South Africa will not be intimidated by the US’s recent threats to cut aid to countries that vote against them at the United Nations, said International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers.

[News24Wire] South Africa will not be intimidated by the US's recent threats to cut aid to countries that vote against them at the United Nations, said International Relations and Cooperation Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UK Extends U.S.$100 Million Loan to Zim As Ties Improve

[The Herald] The United Kingdom and the Standard Chartered Bank have partnered to lend Zimbabwean companies in the private sector US$100 million in a move described by Government as a sign of confidence in its policies aimed at transforming the economy…

[The Herald] The United Kingdom and the Standard Chartered Bank have partnered to lend Zimbabwean companies in the private sector US$100 million in a move described by Government as a sign of confidence in its policies aimed at transforming the economy into a middle income by 2030. Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya confirmed the development saying the facility would go a long way in improving the firms' competitiveness.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zanu-PF ‘Chuffed’ As Ex-DJ Eric Knight Joins UK Structures

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER ZBC presenter Eric Knight recently joined Zanu PF’s structures in the United Kingdom, the ruling party confirmed this week, adding that “don’t be surprised to see him deployed publicly soon”.

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER ZBC presenter Eric Knight recently joined Zanu PF's structures in the United Kingdom, the ruling party confirmed this week, adding that "don't be surprised to see him deployed publicly soon".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Politician Acie Lumumba Cleared of U.S.$8,000 Thievery

[New Zimbabwe] SOCIALITE William Mutumanje, popularly known as Acie Lumumba, walked out of court a free man Wednesday after a Harare court ruled that he did not steal $8,000 from a colleague as alleged.

[New Zimbabwe] SOCIALITE William Mutumanje, popularly known as Acie Lumumba, walked out of court a free man Wednesday after a Harare court ruled that he did not steal $8,000 from a colleague as alleged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ten-Man Gor Held By USM Alger in Confed Tie

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Ten-man Gor Mahia was held to a barren draw by Algerian side USM Alger in a Group D CAF Confederation Cup tie staged at a soggy Moi Sports Centre Kasarani on Wednesday night.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Ten-man Gor Mahia was held to a barren draw by Algerian side USM Alger in a Group D CAF Confederation Cup tie staged at a soggy Moi Sports Centre Kasarani on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Algeria

Shiite Leader El-Zakzaky’s Whereabouts Unknown

[Vanguard] Abuja -The members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, have said the whereabouts of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zainab, is yet to be ascertained.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The members of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, have said the whereabouts of their leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, and his wife, Zainab, is yet to be ascertained.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria