Articles tagged 'comesa'

Zimbabwe, Comesa exports decline 2 August 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe's exports to the Common Market for East and Southern Africa (Comesa) last year declined to $83 million from $86 million in 2016. Zimbabwe's top exports are sugar, which constitutes 15 percent of the exports, fish at eight percent and tobacco four percent. In 2017, 69 perce...
Comesa deploys observer mission for Zim elections 25 July 2018 HARARE - The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) has deployed a short-term election observer mission for next Monday's harmonised elections. The advance party of the Comesa delegation arrived in Harare on Saturday. Ambassador Ashraf Gamal Rashed, a member of the Comesa Comm...
Comesa calls for women empowerment 30 June 2018 HARARE - The Common Markets for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) says there is need for Zimbabwe to implement policies that empower women. The regional bloc's director for gender and social services Beatrice Hamusonde this week said the recent launch of the long-awaited Women Microfinance ...
Comesa engages Cosafa over Hayatou 23 May 2017 HARARE - A number of leading presidents from the Cosafa region will meet with a delegation from the Comesa Competition Commission which is investigation former Caf boss Issa Hayatou in Harare today. South African Football Association head Danny Jordaan, Namibia's Frans Mbidi and Zambia's Andre...
They want to rig: Tsvangirai 26 July 2013 HARARE - Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai yesterday raised alarm over the prospect of electoral fraud with observer missions from the African Union (AU) and Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa). Luke Tamborinyoka, Tsvangirai's spokesperson, told reporters after a meeting with...
Zimbabwean earns second Comesa term 27 November 2012 HARARE - The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) has re-elected Zimbabwean Sindiso Ngwenya as its secretary-general for a second and final term. Ngwenya was retained by heads of state of Comesa a regional body covering 20 countries with a population of 430 million people and a ...