Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Frustrating Mbeki – Chamisa

[Zimbabwe Standard] OPPOSITION MDC leader Nelson Chamisa yesterday said former South African president Thabo Mbeki’s initiative to bring Zimbabwe’s political protagonists to the discussion table has hit a brickwall because President Emmerson Mnangagwa is not interested in talks with the opposition.

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Tanzania: Why the World Bank’s Project Feedback Loops Tools Matter

[The Exchange] In order for Tanzania to acquire a highly equitable and sustainable economic growth incorporation of informed decisions is inevitable, hence, the latter are the new currencies of the 21-century development (particularly in the African landscape) which demand seamless tools to analyze, and yet–the World Bank, has just the set right direction to that.

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Zimbabwe: Army Uniforms for Ruling Party Members Saga Deepens

[Zimbabwe Standard] A Harare man who disclosed in court that he was issued with military uniform at the Zanu PF headquarters, which he used to terrorise residents during the January protests, has revealed the identity of an army official who allegedly gave him the camouflage.

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Zimbabwe: Death of Cotton Farming Spells Doom for ‘White Gold’ Zone

[Zimbabwe Standard] In his prime, Mattress Maribha would carry wads of cash to a local shopping centre, which earned him the moniker “Maputumaputu” from fellow villagers in the Goredema area under Chief Chireya in Gokwe North district.

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