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Mugabe, Mandela approached post-war periods differently

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎48 minutes ago‎
Leon Hartwell makes a comparison of South Africa's former President Nelson Mandela and President Robert Mugabe in his article, The Democrat and the Dictator: Comparing Nelson Mandela and Robert Mugabe.

Pakistan vs Zimbabwe, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, Pool B, Match 23 at ...

Cricket Country - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Elton Chigumbura's availability in the ongoing ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 game against Pakistan is under serious doubt. In the 23rd over of the game, when Zimbabwe were fielding, their skipper Elton Chigumbura got injured while tried to chase down a ...

Putin pledges to bring Nemtsov killers to justice

Xinhua - ‎51 minutes ago‎
BEIJING, Mar. 1 (Xinhuanet) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin has vowed to do everything possible to bring to justice those responsible for what he called the "vile" murder of Boris Nemtsov.

FC Platinum sail through

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎3 hours ago‎
FC Platinum returns to East Africa after progressing to the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup following a 2-1 preliminary stage return leg win over Kenya's Sofapaka at Mandava yesterday.

Lesotho awaits results after snap

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - ‎1 hour ago‎
Vote counting is under way in Lesotho, the tiny African enclave surrounded by South Africa, where voters cast ballots for a new National Assembly and prime minister in snap elections.

Windies 'will bounce back'

Nation News - ‎1 hour ago‎
PERTH - Even though he manhandled their bowling attack and took captain Jason Holder to the cleaners, South African star batsman A.B.

Succession race still wide open: Mugabe

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎3 hours ago‎
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has said the race to succeed him is wide open despite his recent appointment of two Vice–Presidents, Emmerson Mnangagwa and Phelekezela Mphoko, who were seen as clear favourites.

VP Mnangagwa contradicts Mugabe

Nehanda Radio - ‎17 hours ago‎
MUTARE - Suddenly newly-appointed Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa appeared to set himself on a collision course with President Robert Mugabe when he told western diplomats that Zimbabwe wished to re-engage with the West after more than a ...

Scott receives standing ovation from opposition

postzambia.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
DR Guy Scott's first appearance in Parliament yesterday since the session resumed on Tuesday temporarily interrupted business in the House as opposition members shouted “Yeah, yeah, welcome Your Excellency!

President Mahama reminds Ghanaians to show patriotism

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - ‎Feb 27, 2015‎
Dr Kwame Nkrumah was one president who led the crusade for patriotism through the Ghana Young Pioneer concept. President John Mahama in his State of the Nation Address did not hesitate to remind Ghanaians to show patriotism in their daily activities.

MDC-T in financial dire straits

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎2 hours ago‎
THE Morgan Tsvangirai-led MDC party's financial position remains dire as it struggles to fund its programmes, barely five months after a new leadership was elected at its October congress.

6 Weeks Countdown: BBOG To Hold 2nd Media Conference

Leadership Newspapers - ‎6 minutes ago‎
As part of its countdown activities to the six weeks target of crushing Boko Haram and possibly rescuing the Chibok girls abducted on April 14, 2014, the #BringBackOurGirls Group is set to hold the second press conference in the series to address an ...

Yemen separatists pull out of UN-backed talks

DAWN.com - ‎4 hours ago‎
ADEN: Separatists from southern Yemen suspended their participation in UN-sponsored talks on the future of the crisis-hit country as nine soldiers were wounded on Saturday in a clash with secessionist fighters.

Zimra overwhelmed by tax amnesty responses

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎3 hours ago‎
Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) commissioner general Gershem Pasi said 1 471 applications for the tax amnesty have so far been received and of these 159 have been rejected for various reasons.

Where Locally Owned Banks Have Struggled to Prosper, Let Alone Survive

AllAfrica.com - ‎14 minutes ago‎
IT WAS meant to be the stroke of genius that would open up banking in all its glamour and glitz to indigenous Zimbabweans. The liberalisation of Zimbabwe's economy and financial sector in the 1990s saw the emergence of a new wave of indigenous bankers ...

'Demonetisation will bury Zim$'

The Zimbabwe Standard - ‎3 hours ago‎
Central bank governor John Mangudya has clarified that $5 is the minimum that will be paid to each individual bank account holder as compensation for the Zimdollars people lost when the country switched to the current multi-currency regime in 2009.

Regulator challenges Meikles investments

New Zimbabwe.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
THE Securities and Exchange Commission of Zimbabwe (SECZ) has asked Meikles Limited to come clean on its foreign investments, corporate governance issues and failure to disclose the actual amount it is owed by the central bank.

Chiyangwa limo latest but certainly not the first in the world

Nehanda Radio - ‎13 hours ago‎
HARARE - The Hummer H2 Limo Transformer may be the first vehicle of its kind in Zimbabwe, but it most certainly is not the first one in the world, contrary to claims to that effect by the vehicle's importer, colourful Harare businessman, Phillip Chiyangwa.

Thomas Mapfumo's 'Dangerzone' album: A call for a better Zimbabwe and world

EIN News Zimbabwe - ‎Feb 27, 2015‎
By Takura Zhangazha Thomas Mapfumo's latest and recently released in Zimbabwe album is titled “Dangerzone'. It has been a while since he last released an album with new songs for his fans and the general public.

BreakingNews 28/2/15 - 5 Nigerians Named In List of 'Worlds Most Famous'

Nigeria Master Web - ‎9 hours ago‎
... [ Masterweb Reports: Jojo Kwebena ] - The International 'Society For The Recognition Of Famous People' has included five Nigerians in its global list of famous people, comprising influential individuals from all spheres of life.

Sri Lanka hammer England as Pakistan seek Zimbabwe boost at ICC W.Cup

Daily Mail - ‎5 minutes ago‎
Sri Lanka inflicted England's third crushing defeat by a Test nation at this World Cup with a nine-wicket win on Sunday that left their opponents' quarter-final hopes hanging by a thread as Pakistan looked to revive their bid for a place in the last eight.

Rakitic feeling better after ending goal drought

Goal.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
The midfielder was delighted to break his goal-scoring drought as Barca beat Granada on Saturday. Bet. 5$, 10$, 20$, 50$, 100$. = VIL 50$ Draw 40$ · FCB 16.2$ · WilliamHill · Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic said he felt better after a goal and an assist in ...

Batman and Robin ´a bit of fun´ - Reus

Sport LIVE - ‎1 hour ago‎
Batman and Robin brought a bit of fun back to Borussia Dortmund, attacker Marco Reus said. Borussia Dortmund attacker Marco Reus said his Batman and Robin celebration with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was to bring some much-needed fun back to his ...

World Cup 2015: Injured Brendon McCullum expected to be fit for next game

Daily News & Analysis - ‎12 minutes ago‎
Captain Brendon McCullum is expected to be fit for New Zealand's World Cup clash against Afghanistan next Sunday despite being hit on the arm in Saturday's game against Australia, coach Mike Hesson said.

Brumbies lead Aussie Super Rugby charge

SBS - ‎34 minutes ago‎
The Brumbies lead the Australian conference of the Super Rugby tournament after breaking a 10-month winning drought outside Canberra.

Methane on Mars is confirmed by NASA

The Space Reporter - ‎1 hour ago‎
The Curiosity rover's findings have been exhaustively analyzed to confirm the presence of methane on Mars. NASA has confirmed the presence of methane on Mars after careful analysis of the data collected by the Curiosity rover over a period of 605 Martian ...

Views of Americans regarding Climate Change

News Tonight Africa - ‎7 hours ago‎
A new Reuters/IPSOS poll unveiled that a majority of Americans have this thinking that it is their moral responsibility to fight climate change so that carbon emissions can be reduced.

Very Rare Black Hole May Be Missing Link In Evolution

American Live Wire - ‎5 hours ago‎
Using observational data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and the European Very Long Baseline Interferometry (VLBI) Network, the research team identified what astronomers call an “intermediate-mass black hole” (IMBH).

Study on Chronic Fatigue May Help With Diagnoses

New York Times - ‎Feb 27, 2015‎
The immune systems of people with chronic fatigue syndrome differ from those of healthy people, and patients with recent diagnoses can be distinguished from those who have had the condition for longer, researchers reported on Friday.

WHO's warning about hearing loss may not be music to your ears

South China Morning Post (subscription) - ‎8 hours ago‎
People who use personal audio players should limit their use to an hour a day and turn down the volume to prevent permanent hearing loss, the World Health Organisation said.
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