U.S.$1,3 Million Road Rehab Project Uncertain

[The Herald] Chinhoyi Municipality’s planned 14km road rehabilitation project, which is valued at $1,3 million, hangs in the balance amid funding delays and bottlenecks caused by the new procurement regulations that require a licence for tenders above …

[The Herald] Chinhoyi Municipality's planned 14km road rehabilitation project, which is valued at $1,3 million, hangs in the balance amid funding delays and bottlenecks caused by the new procurement regulations that require a licence for tenders above set thresholds.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Closure of Fluorspar Mining Firm Spells Doom for Local Community

[Nation] When Judy Rotich completed high school in 2014, her life came to a screeching halt. She had scored a grade C, and she had no hope of proceeding with further education unless she joined college as a self-sponsored student or enrolled in a priva…

[Nation] When Judy Rotich completed high school in 2014, her life came to a screeching halt. She had scored a grade C, and she had no hope of proceeding with further education unless she joined college as a self-sponsored student or enrolled in a private college.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

CS Mohamed Orders Admission of KCSE-Leavers to Tech Schools

[Nation] Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has ordered the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) to place more than 500,000 students who sat their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination last yea…

[Nation] Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has ordered the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement Service (KUCCPS) to place more than 500,000 students who sat their Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination last year in technical institutions with immediate effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mother Praises Health Care Centre After Emergency Birth of Twins

[News24Wire] A 23-year-old mother of newborn twins from Pomeroy, on the KZN midlands, was full of praise for the medical staff at Pomeroy Community Health Centre, who came to her aid when she went into emergency labour.

[News24Wire] A 23-year-old mother of newborn twins from Pomeroy, on the KZN midlands, was full of praise for the medical staff at Pomeroy Community Health Centre, who came to her aid when she went into emergency labour.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Kenya Crash Out of Singapore Sevens

[Nation] Kenya Sevens have crashed out of the Singapore Sevens. The Kenyans lost 24-12 to South Africa in the Main Cup quarters on Sunday at the National Stadium. South Africa will now play Fiji in the semis as

[Nation] Kenya Sevens have crashed out of the Singapore Sevens. The Kenyans lost 24-12 to South Africa in the Main Cup quarters on Sunday at the National Stadium. South Africa will now play Fiji in the semis as

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

PDP, Ekweremadu, IPOD React to Explosion At Nwodo’s Residence

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Sunday attack on the country home of the Ohaneze Ndigbo National President, John Nwodo, in Ukehe, Enugu State.

[Premium Times] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the Sunday attack on the country home of the Ohaneze Ndigbo National President, John Nwodo, in Ukehe, Enugu State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Buhari and Trump Stand to Gain From State Visit

[The Conversation Africa] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit to the Obama White House three years ago was ecstatic. By contrast, his visit this week to the Trump White House will be awkward. This time around, his host is a president who has re…

[The Conversation Africa] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to the Obama White House three years ago was ecstatic. By contrast, his visit this week to the Trump White House will be awkward. This time around, his host is a president who has referred to African states as "shithole countries" and remarked that Nigerians would never want to leave the US to "go back to their huts".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Van Der Spuy Wins the Zambia Open

[News24Wire] Rourke van der Spuy admits he had to fight off nerves in the final round of the Zambia Open where he signed for three-under-par 69 to win his second Sunshine Tour title by four shots on Sunday.

[News24Wire] Rourke van der Spuy admits he had to fight off nerves in the final round of the Zambia Open where he signed for three-under-par 69 to win his second Sunshine Tour title by four shots on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

4 People Burn to Death in Fiery Collision in Bronkhorstspruit

[News24Wire] Four people succumbed to their burn wounds and another was critically injured on Saturday after the two cars they were travelling in collided head-on near Bronkhorstspruit, east of Pretoria, causing both cars to go up in flames, paramedics…

[News24Wire] Four people succumbed to their burn wounds and another was critically injured on Saturday after the two cars they were travelling in collided head-on near Bronkhorstspruit, east of Pretoria, causing both cars to go up in flames, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa