Category Archives: Business

Opposition Leader Returned to Zimbabwe Despite Court Order

Zimbabwean police took former finance minister and opposition leader Tendai Biti into custody Thursday after Zambian authorities rejected his bid for asylum and deported him, his lawyer said.

Police in Zimbabwe were looking for Biti …

Zimbabwe Opposition Politician Denied Asylum in Zambia

Zimbabwe opposition politician Tendai Biti has been denied asylum in Zambia, after authorities in Zimbabwe briefly detained him as he tried to cross the border. Earlier reports said he had been arrested.

Human Rights Watch’s …

Zimbabwe Opposition Politician Denied Asylum in Zambia

Zimbabwe opposition politician Tendai Biti has been denied asylum in Zambia, after authorities in Zimbabwe briefly detained him as he tried to cross the border. Earlier reports said he had been arrested.

Human Rights Watch’s …

BLACK RHINOS, AFRICAN PENHUIN, BROWN HYENA NO LONGER FOUND IN ANGOLA

LUANDA — The African penguin, the black rhinoceros and the brown hyena can no longer be found in Angola, according to the latest Red List of Endangered Species of Angola released here by the country’s …

Zimbabwe Victor Urges Unity; Rival Challenges Election Result

Emmerson Mnangagwa called Friday on his country to unite, a day after he was declared the narrow winner of Zimbabwe’s presidential election, while the opposition leader said the poll was a fraud and pledged to …

DEPT OF WOMEN JOINS CALL FOR END TO GBV AS SOUTH AFRICA MARKS THE START OF WOMEN’S MONTH

PRETORIA– As South Africa marked the start of Women’s Month on Wednesday, the Department of Women joined thousands of activists from across the country in a call to end Gender-Based Violence (GBV).

The Department of …

DEPT OF WOMEN JOINS CALL FOR END TO GBV AS SOUTH AFRICA MARKS THE START OF WOMEN’S MONTH

PRETORIA– As South Africa marked the start of Women’s Month on Wednesday, the Department of Women joined thousands of activists from across the country in a call to end Gender-Based Violence (GBV).

The Department of …

World Bank Warns Some Lebanon Projects Might Be Cancelled

A senior World Bank official said Tuesday that the Lebanese economy is not doing great and urged the country’s leaders to approve some $1.1 billion worth of projects put forward by the international lender, saying …

UN Struggles to Deliver Food Aid in South Sudan as Rains Cut Off Vast Areas

The U.N. World Food Program has been forced to carry out air drops of food aid across South Sudan as the rainy season makes about 70 percent of the country inaccessible, a regional head of …