China Powers Uganda to Close Energy Deficit

[Focac] Kayunga -As River Nile, the longest in the world, snakes through central Uganda, Chinese engineers and their local counterparts are constructing a multi-million U.S. dollar power plant on its bank in the remote Kayunga district.

[Focac] Kayunga -As River Nile, the longest in the world, snakes through central Uganda, Chinese engineers and their local counterparts are constructing a multi-million U.S. dollar power plant on its bank in the remote Kayunga district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Venue Change for 1st SA ‘A’ 4-Day Match V India ‘A’

[News24Wire] The first four-day match between South Africa ‘A’ and India ‘A’ from August 12-15 has been moved from Willowmoore Park to the Tuks Oval in Pretoria.

[News24Wire] The first four-day match between South Africa 'A' and India 'A' from August 12-15 has been moved from Willowmoore Park to the Tuks Oval in Pretoria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Chinese Digital Television Firm Slashes Decoder Prices in Zambia

[Focac] Lusaka -Chinese pay-to-view television provider on Wednesday announced a cut in the prices of its decoders in Zambia to help local people benefit from a digital migration program.

[Focac] Lusaka -Chinese pay-to-view television provider on Wednesday announced a cut in the prices of its decoders in Zambia to help local people benefit from a digital migration program.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Gavin Varejes Announced As Honorary Vice-Patron to Lifesaving SA

[News24Wire] Working to save lives and prevent unnecessary deaths from drowning: Gavin Varejes , President of The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation SA, has been made an honorary vice-patron of Lifesaving South Africa.

[News24Wire] Working to save lives and prevent unnecessary deaths from drowning: Gavin Varejes , President of The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation SA, has been made an honorary vice-patron of Lifesaving South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

China’s Ceramic Craftsmanship Takes Root in Egypt

[Focac] Cairo -China’s ceramic craftsmanship has aroused strong interests of Egyptian counterparts as they are learning ceramic arts techniques with heart and soul in a workshop in Cairo.

[Focac] Cairo -China's ceramic craftsmanship has aroused strong interests of Egyptian counterparts as they are learning ceramic arts techniques with heart and soul in a workshop in Cairo.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

The General, the Poverty Funds and the Naked Women

[Observer] The effectiveness of development aid has been the subject of intense debate ever since Dambisa Moyo, in 2009, launched her explosive book ‘Dead Aid’ that described such a suffocating, paralyzing system of corruption and patronage that the co…

[Observer] The effectiveness of development aid has been the subject of intense debate ever since Dambisa Moyo, in 2009, launched her explosive book 'Dead Aid' that described such a suffocating, paralyzing system of corruption and patronage that the conclusion, that Africa would be better off without it, seemed inescapable.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda