Daily Archives: August 10, 2019

Muslims Go for Substitutes as Sacrificial Sheep Scarce

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – Cameroon Muslims are looking for alternatives for the sacrifice as recommended by prophet Muhammad on the day of the Eid al-Adha feast. Sheep, traditionally slaughtered, have become very scarce as a result of the Boko Haram conflict…

Zimbabwe: Pres Mnangagwa fires minister for “inappropriate behaviour” after corruption charge

HARARE, Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has fired his tourism minister, who was last month charged with corruption involving $95 million.Prisca Mupfumira is the first cabinet minister to be charged by the newly formed anti-graft agency, which sa…

Zimbabwe: Pres Mnangagwa fires minister for “inappropriate behaviour” after corruption charge

HARARE, Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has fired his tourism minister, who was last month charged with corruption involving $95 million.Prisca Mupfumira is the first cabinet minister to be charged by the newly formed anti-graft agency, which sa…

South Africa’s Eskom supplies Zimbabwe with 400 megawatts of power

HARARE, South African utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. began exports of up to 400 megawatts into Zimbabwe on Friday, easing a protracted power crisis characterized by daily outages lasting up to 18 hours.State-owned Zesa Holdings expects a combination o…

South Africa’s Eskom supplies Zimbabwe with 400 megawatts of power

HARARE, South African utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. began exports of up to 400 megawatts into Zimbabwe on Friday, easing a protracted power crisis characterized by daily outages lasting up to 18 hours.State-owned Zesa Holdings expects a combination o…