“Victoria Falls is a must-visit destination” – Robert Bell

By Luckmore Safuli Entrepreneur and United States of America Ambassador of music and arts, Roberts ‘Kool’ Bell has expressed optimism about the positive prospects of the country’s tourism capital, Victoria…

Ivory Coast, Ghana push cocoa industry to boost premium payments

Ivory Coast and Ghana asked cocoa and chocolate companies last week to pay more in premiums to support farmers’ wages, the head of Ivory Coast’s industry regulator told Reuters on…

WATCH: ANC gives Magashule 48 hours to apologise for suspension letter to Ramaphosa

ARVE Error: Mode: lazyload not available (ARVE Pro not active?), switching to normal mode The African National Congress (ANC) has given its suspended Secretary-General, Ace Magashule, 48 hours to apologise…

US$260 million Kazungula Bridge set to boost tourism within the region

By Luckmore Safuli THE tourism industry is optimistic that the launch of the 260 million United States dollar Kazungula Bridge will boost tourism in the region and enhance the attractiveness…

Madagascar begins Covid vaccination programme

The island nation of Madagascar has launched its Covid-19 vaccination programme after receiving Astra Zeneca vaccines last week. The country recently registered for the global vaccination initiative Covax. Health Minister…

Cameroonian transgender women convicted of ‘attempted homosexuality’

A court in Cameroon sentenced two transgender women on Tuesday to five years in prison for “attempted homosexuality” and other offences after they were arrested for the clothes they wore…

Rwanda’s economy to recover this year, more spending seen -official

Rwanda’s economy is expected to grow 5.1% this year after contracting 3.4% in 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior finance ministry official said on Wednesday. Tushabe…

IMF approves financing plan of debt relief to Sudan

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) executive board approved on Monday a financing plan to help mobilise resources needed for the fund to cover its share of debt relief to Sudan.…

South Africa’s ANC threatens to further discipline suspended Magashule

SOUTH Africa’s ruling African National Congress will further discipline top official Ace Magashule if he does not apologise for trying to retaliate against President Cyril Ramaphosa for his suspension, the…

President Mnangagwa to attend Museveni inauguration this Wednesday

By ZBC Reporter ALL is set for the inauguration of Ugandan President- Elect Yoweri Museveni after winning the Presidential election held in January this year. The swearing in ceremony is…