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President Tsvangirai Spends Day in Chitungwiza [press release]

President Morgan Tsvangirai spent the whole day in Chitungwiza today interacting with residents and assessing the state of the MDC-led council’s delivery of services to the residents of this town of over a million people. The President was accompanied by Chitungwiza mayor Phillip Mutoti, councilors and MPs from the area. The MDC leader began his […]

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DA Calls for Answers On Minister Mokonyane's By-Passing of Local Engineers [press release]

The DA has requested the Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation, Mr Mlungisi Johnson, to summon Minister Nomvula Mokonyane to the next Portfolio Committee meeting to explain why she has by-passed unemployed South African engineers for employment contracts with her Department. This follows the Minister’s decision to contract 34 Cuban Engineers to […]

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MTN Uganda gets new chief marketing officer (Daily Monitor (Uganda))

KAMPALA. Ms Mapula Bodibe, has been appointed as the new chief marketing officer of MTN Uganda replacing Ernst Fonternel, who left in July.According to a press statement released on Tuesday, Ms Bodibe started her marketing career in 2000 as customer marketing representative at Unilever South Africa before joining MTN South Africa in 2005 as a […]

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Dubai schools chain selects Nairobi base (Business Daily (Kenya))

A Dubai-based chain of international schools, GEMS Education, has designated Kenya as its headquarters for Africa operations.The education network which runs the local elite school GEMS Cambridge International, has also announced expansion plans to neighbouring countries.”Kenya will be the headquarters for GEMS Africa office,” said regional director for Africa Suhayl Esmailjee at a Press briefing […]

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Rohr Named Burkina Faso Coach

German trainer Gernot Rohr has been named coach of the Burkina Faso national football team. He replaces Belgian Paul Put, who parted ways with ‘Les Etalons’ after the Orange Africa Cup of Nations Equatorial Guinae 2015, where the Burkinabes, losing finalists at the previous edition crashed out at the group phase. A statement Federation Burkinabe […]

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Lungu, Zuma Confer

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said Zambia is committed to enhancing bilateral relations with South Africa. Mr Lungu was happy with the growing bilateral cooperation with South Africa and other countries in the region. The Head of State was speaking here after holding closed door talks with his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma. “We discussed a […]