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Econet Wireless has proposed bundle price increases for data and SMS effective 15 October 2019

Econet bundle price for data, SMS increase: Keeping pace with rising inflation

Leading mobile network operator, Econet Wireless has announced yet another increase in bundle prices for data and SMS with effect from 15 October 2019 in what analysts...

Lower price for anti TB drug delamanid

MSF calls for new price of anti TB drug delamanid to be lowered

Doctors Without Borders (MSF) acknowledges the lower price offered to the government of South Africa for newer anti tuberculosis (TB) drug, delamanid, but calls for it...

Zimbabwe trying to hold on to the ball. Zimbabwe defeats Zambia 12-7

2019 Rugby Africa Women’s Seven Kicks Off its First Day on a High Note

The twelve participating African teams embark on their journey towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympics as the first day of the 2019 Rugby Africa Women’s Sevens kicks off in...

Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli Ncube has promised to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority for the rehabilitation of their water and sewer systems

Government to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) The government has promised to disburse ZWL$5,8 million to Kwekwe Local Authority for the rehabilitation of their water...

H.E. Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, the Foreign Minister of Turkey

Why Turkey Took the Fight to Syria

Article by H.E. Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu first published in The New York Times ANKARA, Turkey — It is dismaying that Turkey’s military operation in northeastern...

Some girls spend about four to five days without going to school because sanitary pads are beyond their reach

Sanitary wear should be affordable: YWCA

By Abigail Mzimbawakhe (Midlands Correspondent) A women’s rights advocacy organisation has urged the private and public institutions in the country to provide...

Command agriculture programme allegedly dogged by corruption

Corruption in Command Agriculture Programme: MDC

The Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has said recent announcements by the government, that it would disburse $2.8 billion for the Command Agriculture and issuing...

Police officers arrest a young woman near Hyde Park, in London, United Kingdom, on April 20, 2017. © Pete Maclaine/eyevine/Redux

The Uncounted Victims of the War on Drugs

BY MAME BOUGOUMA DIENE & SIMON WOOLLEY “Instead of war on poverty, they got a war on drugs so the police can bother me.” —Tupac Shakur It’s time for a...

Africa geographic says there is no link between elephants and loss of trees

Elephants and trees

By Africa Geographic Editorial “Elephant damage!” is now a common phrase in reaction to the sight of fallen trees, and landscapes bereft of trees. The apparent loss...

The shareholders in handshake after the signing in Paris. From left to right: Erik Knive, CEO of SN Power; Alain Ebobissé, CEO of Africa50; Hassanein Hiridjee, CEO of Axian Group and Fabrice Monnaert,Major Projects Manager, Colas.

Africa50 in partnership to develop Volobe Hydropower Project in Madagascar

Africa50, Colas, Jovena and SN Power signed a shareholders’ agreement last Friday to develop the Volobe hydropower plant in Madagascar.   The project entails the...