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BOTSWANA’S PRESIDENT TO ATTEND ZIMBABWEAN COUNTERPART’S INAUGURATION

| August 10, 2018

HARARE--The Botswana government has confirmed that President Mokgweetsi Masisi will attend the inauguration of Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa set for this Sunday.

The inauguration of the new Zimbabwean leader, however, hangs in the balance after the main opposition party, the …

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Opposition Leader Returned to Zimbabwe Despite Court Order

| August 9, 2018

Zimbabwean police took former finance minister and opposition leader Tendai Biti into custody Thursday after Zambian authorities rejected his bid for asylum and deported him, his lawyer said.

Police in Zimbabwe were looking for Biti and eight other opposition figures …

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Opposition Leader Returned to Zimbabwe Despite Court Order

| August 9, 2018

Zimbabwean police took former finance minister and opposition leader Tendai Biti into custody Thursday after Zambian authorities rejected his bid for asylum and deported him, his lawyer said.

Police in Zimbabwe were looking for Biti and eight other opposition figures …

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Mozambique Finalizes Block 5 Oil Deals with Multinational Firms

| August 7, 2018

Mozambique's government on Tuesday approved contracts giving exclusive rights to energy companies to act on concessions awarded to them to explore for oil following four years of negotiations and delays that threatened to derail the projects.

Cabinet spokeswoman Ana Comoana …

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‘Lots of good news’ but much more needs to be done for the planet, says UN environment chief

| August 6, 2018

Calling 2017 the first year in human history that more electricity was generated globally from the sun, than oil, gas and coal combined, Erik Solheim, Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has told UN News that we are …

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