China-Backed Kribi Port Project Leaves Locals Frustrated

[Deutsche Welle] Chinese investors want to transform the Cameroonian city of Kribi into to the largest seaport in central Africa. But after initial promises of an economic revival in the area, locals feel left out in the cold.

[Deutsche Welle] Chinese investors want to transform the Cameroonian city of Kribi into to the largest seaport in central Africa. But after initial promises of an economic revival in the area, locals feel left out in the cold.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Is ANC Bent On Radical Policies? Here’s Why the Answer Is No

[The Conversation Africa] When media cover a political party conference decision, it is best to report on the entire resolution, not just the exciting bits. This may reduce the audience but will improve accuracy.

[The Conversation Africa] When media cover a political party conference decision, it is best to report on the entire resolution, not just the exciting bits. This may reduce the audience but will improve accuracy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

French Firm Groupe ADP Wins JKIA Terminal Deal

[East African] French company Paris Aeroport, formerly Aeroports de Paris or ADP, has won a contract with Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) for design of a new passenger terminal at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

[East African] French company Paris Aeroport, formerly Aeroports de Paris or ADP, has won a contract with Kenya Airports Authority (KAA) for design of a new passenger terminal at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Soldiers Kill Two Female Suicide Bombers, Arrest Another

[Premium Times] Soldiers in Gamboru-Ngala village of Borno State on Tuesday morning averted a major disaster when they intercepted and killed two suspected female suicide bombers. The suspects were trying to invade the community with explosives strappe…

[Premium Times] Soldiers in Gamboru-Ngala village of Borno State on Tuesday morning averted a major disaster when they intercepted and killed two suspected female suicide bombers. The suspects were trying to invade the community with explosives strapped on their bodies, the army said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Superb Cloete Helps Warriors End Poor Run

[News24Wire] A thrilling career-best century by Gihahn Cloete helped the Warriors arrest a three-match losing slide with a 60-run victory over the Knights in their One-Day Cup clash at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] A thrilling career-best century by Gihahn Cloete helped the Warriors arrest a three-match losing slide with a 60-run victory over the Knights in their One-Day Cup clash at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ekiti 2018 – PDP Aspirants Move Against Fayose

[Premium Times] Ahead of the scheduled Ekiti governorship primaries in April, some aspirants in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have warned that the party stands to lose the coming governorship election if the governor, Ayo Fayose, is allowed to imp…

[Premium Times] Ahead of the scheduled Ekiti governorship primaries in April, some aspirants in the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, have warned that the party stands to lose the coming governorship election if the governor, Ayo Fayose, is allowed to impose his candidate on the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Shiites Vow to Continue Procession Despite Incessant Attacks By Nigerian Police

[Premium Times] The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has vowed to continue its demand for the release of its leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, despite the clampdown by security operatives during some of their processions.

[Premium Times] The Islamic Movement in Nigeria, IMN, has vowed to continue its demand for the release of its leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, despite the clampdown by security operatives during some of their processions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Town Loses U.S.$100 Million Due to Reduced Water Consumption

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town has lost around R1.6bn in revenue due to reduced water consumption, making a “drought charge” to fund water supply projects more urgent, said Mayor Patricia De Lille on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town has lost around R1.6bn in revenue due to reduced water consumption, making a "drought charge" to fund water supply projects more urgent, said Mayor Patricia De Lille on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa