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Mazowe villagers take Grace Mugabe head-on
Source: Mazowe villagers take Grace Mugabe head-on – NewsDay Zimbabwe March 30, 2017 Arnold Farm residents in Mazowe have approached the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) to intervene to force the police to...
[Zimbabwe Situation] 30/03/2017

 
Zimbabwe: SADC Must Act On National Crisis - Opposition
[New Zimbabwe] THE Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) must urgently intervene in crisis-hit Zimbabwe, failing which suffering locals may be forced to resort "to unlawful and unconstitutional means of redress",...
[AllAfrica] 29/03/2017

 
Tobacco sales up 33.3 percent in 2017
HARARE: Volumes of sold tobacco have surged to 33.3 percent during the first nine days of this year’s tobacco auctioning season in Zimbabwe, despite a ravaging El-Nino phenomenon in the southern Africa region last year...
[New Zimbabwe] 29/03/2017

 
Zimbabwe: Don't Allow Mugabe to Hold You Hostage, Tell Him to Go - Mujuru
[News24Wire] Former vice president Joice Mujuru has reportedly blamed Zimbabweans for "allowing President Robert Mugabe to hold them 'hostage'", as the southern African country's economic situation continued to...
[AllAfrica] 28/03/2017

PDP: Act on Zim or xenophobia spikes
THE Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) must urgently intervene in crisis-hit Zimbabwe, failing which suffering locals may be forced to resort “to unlawful and unconstitutional means of redress”, an...
[New Zimbabwe] 28/03/2017

Southern Africa: Burundi Keeps Knocking At SADC's Door
[ISS] The Southern African Development Community (SADC) may not seem such an exclusive club to many of its own citizens. After all, a few of its members - Swaziland and Zimbabwe spring to mind - systematically violate...
[AllAfrica] 27/03/2017

Nigeria: How Nigeria Committed South Africa to Ending Xenophobia
[This Day] Alex Enumah writes that with the recent establishment of the Early Warning Unit by both the Nigerian and South African Governments, end is now in sight for xenophobia in Southern African country
[AllAfrica] 27/03/2017

Eritrea: Asmara Art Deco Exhibition in Cape Town
[Shabait] Asmara -Asmara Art Deco Exhibition was recently staged in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Mr. Saleh Omar, the Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and the Southern African region opened the exhibition...
[AllAfrica] 25/03/2017

SADC national dialogue call welcomed
. . . as bloc engages parties ahead of elections Billy Ntaote A SOUTHERN African Development Community (SADC) summit resolution to hold a multi-stakeholder national dialogue in Lesotho before the 3 June 2017 elections...
[Lesotho Times] 25/03/2017

Asmara Art Deco Exhibition in CapeTown
Asmara Art Deco Exhibition was recently staged in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Mr. Saleh Omar, the Eritrean Ambassador to South Africa and the Southern African region opened the exhibition featuring photo and...
[Shabait] 25/03/2017

Corrupt Chinese fugitive repatriated from Zimbabwe
A retired Chinese tax official has been returned from Zimbabwe to China less than four months after he fled a corruption probe and hid in the southern African country. It is Jiangsu Province’s fastest repatriation of a...
[Zimbabwe News] 24/03/2017

SADC tackles donor dependency syndrome
Recently in Ezulwini, Swaziland THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has never ‘owned’ its regional programmes, activities and projects thereby compromising their sustainability. This is so chiefly...
[The Patriot] 23/03/2017

Potential for African economic integration
By Dr Tafataona Mahoso JUST as Africa could not have achieved political independence without understanding global politics, it cannot achieve the economic integration (discussed at the 2009 Common Market for Eastern and...
[The Patriot] 23/03/2017

Zimbabwe cricketers to tour Scotland
IN a bid to fill their barren international calendar Zimbabwe have arranged to visit Scotland for two ODIs at the Grange in Edinburgh this June. Zimbabwe have struggled to find nations willing to either host them or...
[New Zimbabwe] 23/03/2017

Mugabe takes swipe at SA
Mugabe takes swipe at SA
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has taken a swipe at South Africa for what he says is Pretoria's failure to open up free trade in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region.il...
[Bulawayo24] 21/03/2017

 
Sadc moots import tax
The Southern African Development Community (Sadc) is considering introducing tax on imports from outside the regional body, in a move aimed at raising funds for the bloc’s programmes, Finance and Economic Development...
[Nehanda Radio] 21/03/2017

Southern Africa: SADC to Set Up Fund for Natural Disasters
[AIM] Mbabane -The extraordinary summit of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) held in Swaziland on Saturday decided to set up a regional fund to deal with natural disasters, such as droughts, cyclones,...
[AllAfrica] 20/03/2017

Southern Africa: SADC Summit Roars Into Life, Calls for Unity
[Daily News] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) Extraordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government kicked off in Mbabane, Swaziland yesterday, with the SADC Chairman, King Mswati III of Swaziland...
[AllAfrica] 20/03/2017

Plotting the fall of the armyworm
Plotting the fall of the armyworm
Biowatch is at the forefront of the fight against the fall armyworm, which is threatening food security in southern Africa.
[IOL] 20/03/2017

 
SADC to set up fund for natural disasters
Mbabane (AIM) – The extraordinary summit of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) held in Swaziland on Saturday decided to set up a regional fund to deal with natural disasters, such as droughts, cyclones,...
[The Zimbabwean] 19/03/2017

ZIFA crumbles while Chiyangwa is busy fighting CAF battles
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) presidential elections have come and gone, and the winds of change have blown across the continent.For the first time in 60 years, southern Africa will be controlling the...
[My Zimbabwe News] 19/03/2017

SADC reiterates His Majesty the king’s stance on Lesotho
His Majesty’s call for Basotho to decide on how to regain their political stability has been reiterated by the Southern African Development Community during the Extra-Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government...
[Swazi Observer] 19/03/2017

King impresses SADC
Member states of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have expressed appreciation to His Majesty King Mswati III for the good leadership he has displayed since he assumed the Chairmanship of region.
[Swazi Observer] 19/03/2017

SADC summit closes
The one day extra ordinary Southern Africa Development Community -SADC Heads of state summit has closed in Swaziland. ZNBC’s Katwishi Bwalya reports that the leaders met to discuss matters affecting the region....
[ZNBC] 18/03/2017

[Video] "Many Southern African countries are very proud of Eritrea" - Prof. Iqbal Jhazbhay
By Eritrea Embassy Media Prof. Iqbal Jhazbhay, Former South Africa Ambassador to Eritrea, explores the steadfastness of the people and Government of Eritrea, the role of the Eritrean Diaspora, the rich natural resources,...
[Madote] 18/03/2017

REGIONAL LEADERS JET IN FOR EXTRAORDINARY SADC SUMMIT
Heads of States and Governments arrived in the country yesterday for the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Extraordinary Summit that will take place at Mandvulo Grand Hall today.
[Swazi Observer] 18/03/2017

Mugabe marriage both political and personal
MATOPO HILLS: President Robert Mugabe plucked her from the secretarial pool decades ago to become his wife. Now Grace Mugabe is stirring speculation that she wants to succeed her 93-year-old husband as leader. The power...
[New Zimbabwe] 18/03/2017

Zimbabwe: Flood Victims - 'Surprised' Mugabe Denies 'Biscuit Donation' Reports
[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly denied claims that he donated biscuits and children's snacks to flood victims in the southern African country.
[AllAfrica] 17/03/2017

Mugabe denies donating biscuits, children’s snacks to flood victims
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly denied claims that he donated biscuits and children’s snacks to flood victims in the southern African country. Reports this week indicated that Mugabe had come under...
[Face Of Malawi] 17/03/2017

The inside guide to African drought
Drought is affecting more than 39 million people in 17 countries in East and Southern Africa. Here’s your rough guide.
[IRIN] 17/03/2017

Honda’s popular Ballade upgraded
Honda’s popular Ballade upgraded Honda Motor Southern Africa has announced a series of updates to its popular Ballade sedan. The changes have been designed to add further appeal to the successful model range....
[Republikein] 16/03/2017

Fear of food crisis over pest invasion
Scientists warn that parts of southern Africa already hit by record droughts now face another potential food crisis.
[East Africa News Post] 16/03/2017

Zimbabwe: Govt Hopes Tobacco Will Revive Battered Economy
[VOA] Zimbabwe has opened its 2017 tobacco-selling season with hopes the "golden leaf" will change the economic fortunes of the southern African nation. Officials say the tobacco yield has been increasing after a...
[AllAfrica] 16/03/2017

Zimbabwe mines output threatened by foreign payment delays
Zimbabwe mines output threatened by foreign payment delays
Zimbabwe's mining output is under threat because banks are delaying processing foreign payments by up to three months due to a shortage of dollars, the southern African country's mining chamber warned on Monday.
[Africa Report] 14/03/2017

 
SADC ministers fast-track Industrialisation Strategy Action Plan
The Southern African Development Community (SADC)ministerial task force onregional integration is working around the clock to finalise the SADC Industrialisation Strategy Action Plan before the Heads of Statemeeting on...
[Swazi Observer] 12/03/2017

East African online payment platform expands to Southern Africa
The Direct Pay Online Group, (DPO Group), East African online payment service provider announced today that it is acquiring 100% of the equity in Virtual Card Service (“VCS”) in Botswana and Namibia. This will be...
[IT News Africa] 09/03/2017

Zambia: Citizens Seeking Food Aid Killed in Stampede
[Al Jazeera] At least eight people were killed in a stampede as thousands of Zambians, who have been affected by a humanitarian crisis caused by a prolonged and severe drought in southern Africa, scrambled for food...
[AllAfrica] 07/03/2017

Angola: Police Dogs Maul Protesters
[CAJ News] Luanda -SCORES have been severely injured as Angolan police unleash crackdowns on protestors demanding credible elections set for the Southern African country in August.
[AllAfrica] 06/03/2017

African Development Bank supports Zimbabwe’s State enterprise reforms with USD 4.061 million
— Harare, Zimbabwe, March 2, 2017 – On February 28, 2017, Bank Group Director General (DG), Southern Africa Regional Development and Business Delivery Office, Tonia Kandiero, and Zimbabwe’s Finance and Economic...
[Africa Herald Express] 03/03/2017

Southern Africa: Burundi, Comoros Apply for Membership to SADC
[East African] Burundi could join Tanzania as a member of the Southern African Development Community, a move that complicates the direction the East Africa Community takes for the remaining phases of integration.
[AllAfrica] 03/03/2017

Zimbabwe: Mugabe 'Won't Surrender Power to Anyone, Not Even to His Wife Grace'
[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is intent on becoming the southern African country's life president, critics say, following his remarks during his recent 93rd birthday celebrations.
[AllAfrica] 01/03/2017

New security from Palo Alto Networks available through Westcon-Comstor
Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa is providing reseller partners the opportunity to provide end-user customers advanced security features, at scale, following the announcement from vendor partner Palo Alto Networks that it...
[IT News Africa] 27/02/2017

Nigeria: Xenophobic Attacks - Group Asks SADC to Sanction South Africa
[Premium Times] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent an open letter to King Mswati III of Swaziland, and Chairperson, Southern African Development Community, SADC, urging him to "convene...
[AllAfrica] 27/02/2017

SACU Executive Secretary explains varying receipts
Following the 2017/2018 budget speech delivered by the minister of finance, the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) has encouraged the country to embrace industrialisation to increase revenue.
[Swazi Observer] 26/02/2017

Lozitha meeting to decide burundi, comoros sadc membership
The country will once again be a hive of activity next month as His Majesty King Mswati III will welcome heads of states to take part in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Extra-Ordinary Summit on March...
[Swazi Observer] 25/02/2017

Fairfax gets foothold in Africa
• ACQUIRES ZURICH, NOW CALLED BRYTE INSURANCE • ALL POLICIES AND AGGREEMENTS UNDER ZURICH REMAIN IN PLACE Acquisition of Zurich Southern Africa by Canadian based Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited in 2016 saw both...
[The Voice] 24/02/2017

El Niño may return in spring, warns SAWS
El Niño may return in spring, warns SAWS
An El Niño weather pattern, which brought a scorching drought to southern Africa, could return in spring, the South African Weather Service has said.
[IOL] 24/02/2017

 
SAS MD Desan Naidoo appointed VP for Africa
SAS, an analytics software and services company, has appointed Desan Naidoo as vice president of the Africa region, effective January 2017. Naidoo has been managing director of Southern Africa since April 2013 and was...
[IT News Africa] 23/02/2017

Westcon-Comstor to provide a real view of the “customer experience” at Cisco Connect 2017
Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa’s Comstor division will be providing customers attending this year’s Cisco Connect event a unique view of how customer experiences can be better delivered in an ever digitally...
[IT News Africa] 21/02/2017

Zimbabwe: Nation Worried About SADC, AU Endorsements - Tsvangirai
[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai said Wednesday Zimbabweans are worried about the role of the Southern African Development Cooperation (SADC) and Africa Union (AU) ahead of fresh elections next year.
[AllAfrica] 17/02/2017



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