Poor Zimbabwe homes bear brunt of rising commodity prices

Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO)

Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) from DANAI MWARUMBA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – RECORD high food and other commodity prices are impacting on access to food among poor households as the 2018-19 lean season intensifies in Zimbabwe. Since early October, commodity prices have been increasing following the new tax and currency measures More...

by | Published 2 weeks ago
New APO Group Chief Executive Officer, Lionel Reina (50)
By On Monday, December 3rd, 2018
0 Comments

Reina appointed new APO Group CEO

New APO Group Chief Executive Officer, Lionel Reina (50) by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – APO Group, the media relations consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East, has More...

Global System for Mobile Communications
By On Friday, November 30th, 2018
0 Comments

Policy reforms to grow Nigeria’s digital economy

Global System for Mobile Communications from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – MODERSNISING regulation and policy reform will boost Nigeria’s digital economy and accelerate internet access for More...

ZISCO Steel company
By On Thursday, November 29th, 2018
0 Comments

Buyanga backs Zimbabwe parastatal reforms

ZISCO Steel company by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG – SOUTH African-based businessman, Frank Buyanga, has welcomed moves by the Zimbabwe government to reform parastatals, saying this would curb corruption, More...

Food crisis
By On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Millions face food crisis in Southern Africa

Food crisis from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – MORE than 9,6 million people are food insecure in the Southern African region following droughts mostly in Malawi and Zimbabwe. The situation More...

Angola President João Lourenço
By On Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
0 Comments

Lavishness dents Laurenco’s drive to rid Angola of luxury

Angola President João Lourenço from PEDRO AGOSTO in Luanda, Angola LUANDA – AHEAD of his just-concluded trip to former colonial  master Portugal, Angola President, Joao Laurenco, vehemently shot down assertions More...

John Craig Managing Director, Lily Moreira, photo by CAJ News
By On Monday, November 26th, 2018
0 Comments

John Craig outlines regional expansion plans

John Craig Managing Director, Lily Moreira, photo by CAJ News by MTHULISI SIBANDA in Pretoria PRETORIA, (CAJ News) – JOHN Craig, the South African-based retailer of men’s clothing, has unveiled ambitious More...

Lake Chad, photo by CAJ News Africa, Chad
By On Monday, November 26th, 2018
0 Comments

UN cops a blast ahead of climate talks

Lake Chad, photo by CAJ News Africa, Chad KATOWICE – A SHRINKING lake, a growing coal program, snowstorms in the US and dithering in Canberra are just a few of the headaches for a United Nations summit on More...

EFF CIC Julius Malema and party leadership
By On Friday, November 23rd, 2018
0 Comments

When a land-grab goes wrong

EFF CIC Julius Malema and party leadership from SAID ABOUBAKER in Djibouti, Djibouti  DJIBOUTI – A COURT case in Hong Kong could have implications for South Africa’s land-reform program as Dubai seeks More...

Mobile money
By On Friday, November 23rd, 2018
0 Comments

Major telcos partner to drive Africa digital payments

Mobile money by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – TWO of Africa’s largest mobile operators and mobile money providers have partnered to enable interoperable payments across the continent. Orange and MTN Groups, More...