Ahmad CAF presidential chances in tatters as Exco snubs his candidacy

CAF President Ahmad Ahmad

from AHMED MOOLA in Cairo, EgyptCAIRO – THE Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) might have provisionally suspended his ban by the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) but Ahmad Ahmad is not out of the woods yet in his bid to regain the presidency of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). He thus...

Thankfully, unlike us, Jehovah God is not human

True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKA

True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKAPAUSE for a moment. Imagine if Jehovah God was human! What would happen to all our enemies, those who make us unhappy, those we suspect of any wrongdoing, cheating, or those that we believe hate us for no reason? On a daily basis, human...

Africa to get a billion COVID-19 vaccine doses

Zimbabwean billionaire, chairman and founder of Econet Group, Mr Strive Masiyiwa

by MARCUS MUSHONGA HARARE - AFRICA is set to receive one billion doses of coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines by the end of this year. These include 700 million free doses pledged by international donors under the global COVAX finance initiative,. This would be enough to vaccinate at least 27 percent of Africa’s...

Zimplats spends $500 000 in exploration projects

Zimplats

by MARCUS MUSHONGA HARARE - ZIMPLATS, the mining leader in platinum group metals (PGMs), has spent US$0,5 million on exploration projects over the last quarter of 2020. This is out of a total of $0,9 million committed for such projects. The company disclosed the spending in a production updated for the...

MTN multimillion-dollar vaccine investment lauded

Covishield vaccine

from AKANI CHAUKE in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG – PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa hailed the exemplary role played by MTN Group after the mobile network operator donated US$25 million to procure vaccines for the continent. The financial injection would enable the procurement of 7 million vaccines. Outgoing African Union chairperson, Ramaphosa, said these...

Signs are visible Judgment Day is upon us

True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKA

True Gospel with SAVIOUS-PARKER KWINIKATHE gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ has been preached in its entirety throughout the world. I can say with certainty that no one can claim not to have heard Jehovah's good message of love, salvation, hope, faith, forgiveness and repentance, although a majority, especially the so-called Know it Alls,...

Happy Holidays from CAJ News Africa

Happy Holidays from CAJ News Africa

by TINTSWALO BALOYIJOHANNESBURG - CENTRE for African Journalists (CAJ) News Africa, Pan-Africa's largest news agency, wishes all its customers, business partners, media collaborators, allies and the continent at large, happy holidays and a prosperous New Year ahead. The curtain is coming down what has been a torturous year characterized by the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and economic turmoil.

WFP seeks $2 million to avert hunger in Zimbabwe

World Food Programme (WFP) Zimbabwe

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in HarareHARARE - THE World Food Programme (WFP) has appealed for an additional US$204 million (R3 billion) to support over four million of the most food-insecure Zimbabweans over the next six months. WFP’s appeal comes amid millions of Zimbabweans devastated by a year of drought, rising hyperinflation and the coronavirus (COVID-19).

MTN Mobile Money goes global

MTN MoMo

from TINTSWALO BALOYI in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG – SUBSCRIBERS in South Africa can now purchase airtime for recipients in other countries after MTN launched MoMo International Airtime. This applies to foreign nationals living in South Africa and South Africans with friends and families living overseas. Registered MoMo users will be able...

Chiredzi school suffers COVID-19 scare

Chiredzi

by MORRIS BISHICHIREDZI, (Lowveld Post) - PANIC has gripped the Chiredzi Primary School after a teacher tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19). All Grade four pupils and 11 other teachers she came in contact with face an anxious wait for their results. Lovemore Chisema, the Chiredzi District COVID-19 Taskforce Chairperson, confirmed...