Investors Renew Econet Romance

[Zimbabwe Independent] Investors and asset managers have renewed their romance with Econet shares if the sudden interest in the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is anything to go by.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Investors and asset managers have renewed their romance with Econet shares if the sudden interest in the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) is anything to go by.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mining Gets Place in Govt’s Good Book

[Financial Gazette] At the 78th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) in Victoria Falls last week, the usually combative Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, stunned captains of the mining indu…

[Financial Gazette] At the 78th annual general meeting (AGM) of the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe (CoMZ) in Victoria Falls last week, the usually combative Finance and Economic Development Minister, Patrick Chinamasa, stunned captains of the mining industry after addressing them in a conciliatory tone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Builders Abandon Nujoma’s House

[Namibian] THE construction of former President Sam Nujoma’s new house estimated to cost around N$20 million has been abandoned because the government failed to pay the builders.

[Namibian] THE construction of former President Sam Nujoma's new house estimated to cost around N$20 million has been abandoned because the government failed to pay the builders.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UP Candidate Gunning for 48 Percent Victory in Liberia’s 2017 Elections

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, Unity Party candidate for the 2017 elections, believes he sits in the driving seat to become Liberia’s next President, thanks to an endorsement from 31 lawmakers from the House of Representative…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, Unity Party candidate for the 2017 elections, believes he sits in the driving seat to become Liberia's next President, thanks to an endorsement from 31 lawmakers from the House of Representatives on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Moots Fuel Levy – Proposed Road Accident Fund Cited

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa -Government intends to introduce a fuel levy to finance a new Road Accident Fund to ensure compulsory compensation of road traffic accident victims. The fund will also cover disbursements of funds to victims on compassi…

[The Herald] Walter Nyamukondiwa -Government intends to introduce a fuel levy to finance a new Road Accident Fund to ensure compulsory compensation of road traffic accident victims. The fund will also cover disbursements of funds to victims on compassionate and medical grounds. Various options on the structure and operations of the fund are still under consideration, with focus on the South African, Namibian and Botswana models.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Vice President Boakai – ‘I Am Not Too Old to Be President’

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, currently 72, is defying all odds to prove himself strong and healthy enough to be Liberia’s next President, despite his age.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Vice President Joseph Boakai, currently 72, is defying all odds to prove himself strong and healthy enough to be Liberia's next President, despite his age.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Swedish Human Rights Groups Investigates SRC, LAC Abuses

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -It appears that the alleged human rights violations being perpetrated against locals by Liberia Agricultural Company (LAC) and Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC), in Grand Bassa and Margibi counties, respectively are not going …

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -It appears that the alleged human rights violations being perpetrated against locals by Liberia Agricultural Company (LAC) and Salala Rubber Corporation (SRC), in Grand Bassa and Margibi counties, respectively are not going unnoticed, as foreign human rights groups have begun documenting abuses at the companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Liberia Children Forum Want Lawmaker Investigated Over Rape Allegation

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -There are mounting calls for Grand Gedeh County District #2 Lawmaker Morias Waylee to be investigated by law enforcement authorities and to protect the right of the alleged rape victim.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -There are mounting calls for Grand Gedeh County District #2 Lawmaker Morias Waylee to be investigated by law enforcement authorities and to protect the right of the alleged rape victim.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

150 Have Eyesight Restored

[Namibian] Dozens of elderly people of the //Karas, Hardap and Omaheke regions were all smiles after undergoing free cataract surgery at the Keetmanshoop State Hospital over the last few days.

[Namibian] Dozens of elderly people of the //Karas, Hardap and Omaheke regions were all smiles after undergoing free cataract surgery at the Keetmanshoop State Hospital over the last few days.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia