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November 2, 2017 2:56 PM Namibia's economy to grow faster in 2017 as mining bounces back

WINDHOEK, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Namibia’s economy will grow at 1.6 percent this year and by double that in 2018 as the mining sector emerges from years of contraction and the impact of recent severe drought eases, the finance minister said on Thursday. “Growth will be led by recovery in the primary industries, particularly mining and agriculture,” Finance 385

November 2, 2017 8:32 AM Revealed: Ireland's 2019 Rugby World Cup schedule confirmed

8: Pool B - South Africa v Repechage winner, Kobe Misaki Stadium, 1115. 12: Pool A - Ireland v Play-off winner, Hakatanomori Stadium, Fukuoka, 1145. 13: Pool B - Africa 1 v Repechage winner, Kamaishi Memorial Stadium, 0415. 19: Quarter-final (winner Pool C v runner-up Pool D), Oita Stadium, 0815. 19: Quarter-final (winner Pool B v runner-up Pool A), Tokyo 367

November 1, 2017 7:50 PM Black Death Plague: Where is the Black Death now? Will it spread to the West?

Where is the Black Death plague now? The deadly disease is currently contained on the African island of Madagascar, though the World Heath Organisation (WHO) has warned it could soon spread to other nations. The WHO has released a list of nine at-risk nations, highlighting where the plague is likely to invade next. The countries include South Africa 269

October 31, 2017 12:13 AM MDC-T plunged into chaos

Mr Tsvangirai, who is battling cancer of the colon, returned home from South Africa on October 13 after spending almost a month receiving treatment in the neighbouring country. After his return, Mr Tsvangirai cancelled a meeting of the party’s national standing committee that he was scheduled to chair in Harare on October 16 with insiders raising fears 102

October 30, 2017 1:57 PM Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai's Health Woes Cast Doubt On Anti-Mugabe Coalition

A picture of Morgan Tsvangirai, Welshman Ncube and Tendai Biti holding hands after addressing a joint rally for the first time in over a decade seemed to re-energise those pushing for an end to President Robert Mugabe's 37-year long rule. The rally at the iconic Zimbabwe Grounds in Harare raised hopes that the splintered opposition had finally seen the light 35

October 30, 2017 6:52 AM Zimbabwe: Nkosana Moyo Says Mugabe As Unwell As Tsvangirai, in the U.S. Both Wouldn't Be Allowed to Contest

Former Industry and International Trade Minister Nkosana Moyo Friday dismissed President Robert Mugabe and Morgan Tsvangirai as unsuitable for the 2018 Presidential race because of their poor state of health. Moyo, who has declared his bid to challenge for presidency in 2018, was speaking to a group of Harare youths who had invited him to address them on his election 36

October 28, 2017 8:22 PM Health collapse: Is Mugabe to blame, really?

ON October 22, 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it had removed Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador following outrage and concerns raised by his appointment just two days before. A Guardian article cited WHO member states and activists “who noted that Zimbabwe’s health care system, like many of its public 92

October 28, 2017 7:32 PM WHO CHAOS: How The West Has Punished Mugabe

By Frederic Mousseau |On October 22, 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it had removed Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador following outrage and concerns raised by his appointment just two days before. A Guardian article cited WHO member states and activists “who noted that Zimbabwe’s health care system 44

October 28, 2017 8:01 AM Zim's Tsvangirai back in SA for medical treatment

Harare – Zimbabwe's opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai is reportedly back in South Africa for medical attention, just a few weeks after his last trip. Tsvangirai announced last year that he had been diagnosed with colon cancer and that he had begun chemotherapy. A report by eNCA said that Tsvangirai had not been seen in public since he returned to Zimbabwe 102

October 28, 2017 6:09 AM Zimbabwe: Who Is Really Responsible for Collapse of Zimbabwe's Health Services?

Oakland — On October 22, 2017, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it had removed Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador following outrage and concerns raised by his appointment just two days before. A Guardian article cited WHO member states and activists "who noted that Zimbabwe's health care system, like many of its public 32