Daily Archives: March 9, 2014

East Africa: Zambia Gets Comesa, SADC Investment Offers

ZAMBIA has received offers to invest in five Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries, which have opened their economies to Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs).

The offers

Mozambique: Guebuza Lays First Stone for New Prison Complex

Maputo — Mozambican President Armando Guebuza on Friday laid the first stone for the construction of a new prison complex at Moamba, about 60 kilometres northwest of Maputo.

The complex, which will be the first

Malawi: Nation Debates on Presidential Running Mates

Blantyre — Malawi has held the first-ever broadcast political debate among the running mates to the presidential candidates in the May 20 election.

Organized by the privately-owned Zodiak Broadcasting Station, the debate comprised running mates

Women’s dept shows support for PinkDrive

Pretoria: The Minister of Women, Children and People with Disabilities is expected to attend the PinkDrive – Cape Argus Pick ‘n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour, to raise awareness about breast cancer.

Launched in 2009, PinkDrive …

Remains of former MK members handed over to families

Pretoria: The remains of five former Umkhonto we Sizwe members, who were killed in various battles against the then South African Defence Force between 1978 and 1988, were handed over to their families in East …