Zimbabwe News

Wheat a minute: Zimbabwe faces bread shortage

Zimbabwe is on the brink of running out of bread in the coming weeks as flour stocks diminish, according to media reports.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Robert Mugabe: Gone but not forgotten, as he turns 95

Robert Mugabe may no longer be president, but vestiges of his rule still remain in Zimbabwe.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Youngster Namutebi smashes Cana Zone IV 50m free record

Her new 50m free time was also a championship age group record that significantly sunk the 28.42 managed by Zimbabwe’s Paige van der Westhuizen in 2017.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 21, 2019

2 camps differ on measures to curb trafficking in ivory

One camp, led by Kenya and made up of Benin, Burkina Faso, Liberia, Niger and Togo, wants tighter controls to curb illicit killing of the mammal for tusks while the other — comprised of Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Zambia – wants looser restrictions.

The East African , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Zimbabwe scraps bond-note dollar peg, paves way for exchange rate slide

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe scrapped the peg between its quasi-currency bond note and the U.S dollar on Wednesday, its central bank governor said, potentially paving the way for its official currency exchange rate to slide sharply to match its value on the streets.

Reuters , Africa Feb 21, 2019

LIVE: Uganda Today - Thursday February 21

#UgandaToday ____________________________________ 8:55am AROUND THE CONTINENT: Inter-bank forex market in Zimbabwe Zimbabwe's central bank on Wednesday said it was introducing a new interbank foreign exchange system, effectively devaluing its quasi-currency which had been officially pegged at par with the US dollar.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 21, 2019

Entrepreneur’s first class success

Consumer demand grew and wholesalers started exporting his products to supply retail stores in Senegal, Botswana, Mauritius, Zambia, Windhoek, Namibia and Zimbabwe.

IOL , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Shujaa coach Murunga beefs up squad for Las Vegas, Vancouver 7s series

Kenya will be taking on the likes of Uganda and Zimbabwe in the qualifiers.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Shujaa ring changes: Murunga beefs up ahead of Sevens Series legs in Las Vegas and Vancouver

Kenya will be taking on the likes of Uganda and Zimbabwe in the qualifiers.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Downstream oil sector deregulation must be done carefully –Awobokun

You can see what is happening globally,whether in Zimbabwe recently or in Paris where the president is trying to institute some reforms and they have had some weeks of protest, and so Nigeria is no different.

Punch , Nigeria Feb 20, 2019