Govt Mulls Cheaper Solution to Recharge Drying Lake Chad

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government may be considering cheaper options to recharge Lake Chad Basin other than the initial plan of transferring water from River Congo to the Basin.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government may be considering cheaper options to recharge Lake Chad Basin other than the initial plan of transferring water from River Congo to the Basin.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Magufuli Truce With Lowassa Leaves Opposition in Disarray

[East African] There are strong indications that Tanzanian opposition leader Edward Lowassa will return to the ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi after a meeting last week with President John Magufuli at State House, Dar es Salaam.

[East African] There are strong indications that Tanzanian opposition leader Edward Lowassa will return to the ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi after a meeting last week with President John Magufuli at State House, Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Opposition to Fight Law Review

[East African] Twenty-three civil society groups have launched a campaign against the Burundi government’s plan to amend the Constitution to enable President Pierre Nkurunziza to run in the 2020 elections.

[East African] Twenty-three civil society groups have launched a campaign against the Burundi government's plan to amend the Constitution to enable President Pierre Nkurunziza to run in the 2020 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Rwanda, Uganda Disown Refugee Deal but Israel Insists One Exists

[East African] The United Nations is urging Israel to not force out African refugees on its soil after it emerged that Rwanda and Uganda had opted out of the controversial deal to have the refugees relocated.

[East African] The United Nations is urging Israel to not force out African refugees on its soil after it emerged that Rwanda and Uganda had opted out of the controversial deal to have the refugees relocated.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

DR Congo Opposition Now Wants Interim Govt Before Elections

[East African] The opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo is demanding an interim transitional government to organise elections as it increasingly becomes clear that they will not be held this year.

[East African] The opposition in the Democratic Republic of Congo is demanding an interim transitional government to organise elections as it increasingly becomes clear that they will not be held this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Govt Chalks Up $4.2 Billion Debt in Four Months

[East African] Kenya has borrowed more than $4.2 billion in the first four months of the current financial year, with a huge chunk of it going into energy, water and education sectors.

[East African] Kenya has borrowed more than $4.2 billion in the first four months of the current financial year, with a huge chunk of it going into energy, water and education sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Magafuli Mourns Kagera Carnage Victims

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has sent condolences to Kagera Regional Commissioner Salum Kijuu after road carnage claimed lives of 11 passengers, injuring six others at Nyangozi Village in Biharamulo District.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has sent condolences to Kagera Regional Commissioner Salum Kijuu after road carnage claimed lives of 11 passengers, injuring six others at Nyangozi Village in Biharamulo District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

University Warns of Penalties for Cheating in Exams

[AIM] Maputo -The Pedagogic University (UP), Mozambique’s largest institution of higher education warned on Monday that candidates who cheat during the admission examinations currently under way across the country will be excluded, not only from the UP…

[AIM] Maputo -The Pedagogic University (UP), Mozambique's largest institution of higher education warned on Monday that candidates who cheat during the admission examinations currently under way across the country will be excluded, not only from the UP, but from any public university for the next three years.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique