Massive Waves Cause Havoc Along SA Coast

[News24Wire] Abnormally high waves and rough swells off the South African coast wreaked havoc for several buildings on Thursday afternoon, with some people and animals getting caught up in the flurry.

[News24Wire] Abnormally high waves and rough swells off the South African coast wreaked havoc for several buildings on Thursday afternoon, with some people and animals getting caught up in the flurry.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Court Set to Rule On Effective Date of Plastic Carrier Bag Ban

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court will this Friday rule on whether the ban on the use, manufacture and importation of plastic carrier bags which is meant to take effect on Monday, August 28 should be suspended.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The High Court will this Friday rule on whether the ban on the use, manufacture and importation of plastic carrier bags which is meant to take effect on Monday, August 28 should be suspended.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Block Hichilema’s Thanksgiving Prayers

[Zambia Reports] Religious affairs minister Reverend Godfridah Saili yesterday overruled the Zambia Police and asked Lusaka Province police commissioner Nelson Phiri to allow the church to conduct freed UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema’s thanksgiving pra…

[Zambia Reports] Religious affairs minister Reverend Godfridah Saili yesterday overruled the Zambia Police and asked Lusaka Province police commissioner Nelson Phiri to allow the church to conduct freed UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema's thanksgiving prayers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Police Reject 1000 Applications for Campaign Permits

[Zambia Reports] UPND Secretary General Steven Katuka has disclosed that the Zambia Police Service has in the recent past rejected about 1, 010 applications by the party to hold meetings countrywide.

[Zambia Reports] UPND Secretary General Steven Katuka has disclosed that the Zambia Police Service has in the recent past rejected about 1, 010 applications by the party to hold meetings countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ministers Muchinguri, Chimene Bury the Hatchet

[The Herald] Mutare -Zanu PF secretary for Transport and Social Welfare Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri and Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs Cde Mandi Chimene have buried the hatchet and blamed their previous differences on rumourmongers.

[The Herald] Mutare -Zanu PF secretary for Transport and Social Welfare Cde Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri and Minister of State for Manicaland Provincial Affairs Cde Mandi Chimene have buried the hatchet and blamed their previous differences on rumourmongers.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Over-Regulation of Agriculture Costly ‘

[Financial Gazette] Farmers are becoming increasingly frustrated with government’s multiple regulatory processes, which they say are negatively affecting their operations and threatening viability.

[Financial Gazette] Farmers are becoming increasingly frustrated with government's multiple regulatory processes, which they say are negatively affecting their operations and threatening viability.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nyanga Tourist Village Runs Out of Residential Land

[The Herald] Nyanga Tourist Village has run out of land for residential expansion, prompting the local authority to approach the National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority for more space.

[The Herald] Nyanga Tourist Village has run out of land for residential expansion, prompting the local authority to approach the National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority for more space.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

The Aid State in Liberia Is Creating a Hollow Democracy

[FrontPageAfrica] Visit Monrovia, the capital of my country Liberia, on a Thursday night and in one of its many lively bars you will witness both what is good and bad about the international development community. You’ll find aid workers at the karaoke…

[FrontPageAfrica] Visit Monrovia, the capital of my country Liberia, on a Thursday night and in one of its many lively bars you will witness both what is good and bad about the international development community. You'll find aid workers at the karaoke, blasting out the lyrics to "We Are the World" -- and reminding the locals "We are the ones who make a brighter day, so let's start giving."

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia