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January 8, 2019 8:23 AM Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi woman ends airport hotel standoff

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family at the weekend has left Bangkok airport “under the care” of the UN refugee agency, the head of Thailand’s immigration police says. Thai immigration officials had tried to return Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun, 18, to Kuwait, where her family is. But she refused to board a flight on Monday and barricaded herself 26

December 8, 2018 12:42 PM Road accidents biggest killer of young people – WHO

Road injuries are now the biggest killer of children and young adults worldwide, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). The organisation published figures that also reveal Africa has the worst rate of road traffic deaths in the world. Its report says many African and South American countries still do not have sufficient speed limit laws. But it also highlights 122

October 25, 2018 4:59 PM Tich Mataz launches ‘Africa Asia Talk Show’

Veteran radio and television personality Tichafa Matambanadzo better known as Tich Mataz has added another branch on his career. Tich Mataz who is currently in Indonesia together with controversial preacher Paul Sanyangore has exploited the opportunity and started a talk show programme titled the Africa Asia Talk Show. The talk show, according to the broadcaster 25

September 15, 2018 8:37 PM Who is Professor Mthuli Ncube?

Professor Mthuli Ncube is a financial, economics, investment, and public policy expert. He has vast experience and worked in the private sector, public sector, academia, and international financial institutions. He is a citizen of Zimbabwe. Professor Ncube divided his time between the private sector in Switzerland and academia in the United Kingdom 27

September 3, 2018 10:58 AM Yaya Toure: Olympiakos fans welcome former Manchester City player to Athens

Former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure was presented to Olympiakos fans after finalising a return to the club. Toure, who left the Greek side in 2006, was a free agent having left City this summer after eight years at the club. Olympiakos fans lit flares and mobbed the 35-year-old when he arrived, and he went on the pitch after their 5-0 win over PAS Giannina 38

July 8, 2018 3:31 AM Scott Vincent solid in Asia

Zimbabwe’s highest-ranked professional golfer Scott Vincent has been in great form since his fourth-place finish at the BMW SA Open early this year and has carried that through to the Asian Tour where he currently occupies 11th place on the tour’s Order of Merit standings. After 10 events on the Asian Tour, the Zimbabwean has collected four top-10s, an equal 73

June 28, 2018 3:08 PM DJ Stavo’s plans to dance with Bulawayo fans before Asia tour

After a successful outing in Gweru at the newly opened Pablo’z Club and VIP recently, popular DJ Stavo will be making his way to Bulawayo on Saturday for a show at Crystal Night Club. DJ Stavo will be accompanied by long time friend.DJ Ash Styles and supported by Crystal Night Club resident DJs Prince Eskhosini, Kead Wikead, Crystal Night Club and Becks 41

March 22, 2018 6:15 PM Africa agrees deal for Continental Free Trade Area

The leaders of 44 African countries have signed a deal to create one of the world’s largest free trade blocs. The agreement was signed at a summit in the Rwandan capital, Kigali. It is hoped the deal will come into force within six months, and increase prosperity for 1.2 billion Africans. But 10 countries, including Nigeria, have refused to sign the deal, and it will need to be ratified 21

January 29, 2018 11:48 AM Prophet Mawoyo takes church to Asia

A Harare-based apostle and founder of Christ in Action International, Trevor Mawoyo has opened branches of his church in China and Hong Kong. Prophet Mawoyo said he visited the two Asian countries from December 24 to January 2 where he met 10 pastors. “The branch in China is managed by Pastor Zhxieng while that in Hong Kong is led by Pastor Constant 67

November 13, 2017 2:03 AM ‘Export shelled peas to Asia’

PLAYERS in the agro-business have been urged to export shelled peas into the South-East Asian market to boost the country’s foreign currency reserves dwindle, ZimTrade has said. In its newsletter, ZimTrade said the demand for fresh garden peas in Malaysia was increasing and exporters should take advantage of that to earn the country the much-needed foreign 48