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Tackle root causes of migration to protect refugees and displaced people from leaving their homes

NEW YORK, UN Headquarters, United States—“African countries have a long record of keeping their borders, doors and hearts open to refugees and internally displaced people – an example not followed by everyone in the world,” said António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations. "The best way to protect refugees and displaced

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Misa responds to Minister Mutsvangwa’s Appearance before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee

On 30 May 2019, Minister of Information, Publicity, and Broadcasting Services MonicaMutsvangwa appeared before the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Information,Media, and Broadcasting Services to give oral evidence on the country’s media sector. The first major issue raised by the portfolio committee was that of the issuing ofbroadcasting licences in the absence

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Econet, Yara International launch ‘Generation Africa’ to inspire young Africans to become agri-food entrepreneurs

Offer US$100 000 ‘GoGettaz’ award to reward exceptional business ventures by young Africans in agri-food sector Johannesburg – Pan-African telecommunications, media and technology group, Econet, and global crop nutrition leader, Yara International ASA, have launched “Generation Africa”, a partnership initiative designed to inspire young African entrepreneurs to invest in the agri-food sector and take advantage of its

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Mthuli Ncube’s IMF-Backed Reforms Set To Hit Zanu-PF Loyalists The Most

Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli Ncube and the International Monetary Fund(IMF) have negotiated reforms that will hit agricultural subsidy and touch the heart of Zanu-PFpatronage structure, a British publication has said. In a long analysis of the Staff Monitored Programme (SMP) deal signed between Mthuli Ncube on behalf f the Zimbabwe Government and the IMF on the other side, Africa Confidential says

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HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGNERS TO ENDURE MORE JAIL TIME AWAITING VERDICT ON FREEDOM BID

FOUR human rights defenders (HRDs) who were arrested for allegedlyplotting to overthrow President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government willendure more jail time after a High Court Judge deferred delivery ofhis ruling on their bail application to next week. The four HRDs namely George Makoni, Tatenda Mombeyarara, GamuchiraiMukura and Frank Nyasha Mpahlo had their

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