Zaire – Ophthalmologic Centre Holds Surgical Interventions Session

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -A cataracts surgical interventions session will take place on 09-13 October in the Ophthalmologic Centre of the Baptist Evangelic Church of Angola (IEBA) in Mbanza Kongo City, northern Zaire Province, the physician Miguel Vinda in…

[ANGOP] Mbanza Kongo -A cataracts surgical interventions session will take place on 09-13 October in the Ophthalmologic Centre of the Baptist Evangelic Church of Angola (IEBA) in Mbanza Kongo City, northern Zaire Province, the physician Miguel Vinda informed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Recreational Park to Be Set Up At St. Felix

[Government of Mauritius] A Memorandum of Understanding for the setting up of a recreational park at St Felix public beach was signed yesterday by the Employees Welfare Fund (EWF), the District Council of Savanne and the Beach Authority in Port Louis.

[Government of Mauritius] A Memorandum of Understanding for the setting up of a recreational park at St Felix public beach was signed yesterday by the Employees Welfare Fund (EWF), the District Council of Savanne and the Beach Authority in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Oryx Property Portfolio Records 5.5 Percent Growth

[Namibia Economist] The property portfolio of Oryx Properties Limited is now valued at N$2.435 billion which shows a growth of 5.5% from the N$2.326 billion recorded during the 2016 financial year.

[Namibia Economist] The property portfolio of Oryx Properties Limited is now valued at N$2.435 billion which shows a growth of 5.5% from the N$2.326 billion recorded during the 2016 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Torturous Life of Minority

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Shamed in public, denied shelter by many and disowned by her parents, life for one young lady in Blantyre cannot get harder than this.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Shamed in public, denied shelter by many and disowned by her parents, life for one young lady in Blantyre cannot get harder than this.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Parliament Wants Answers On R14 Million Student Payment

[SAnews.gov.za] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training chairperson, Connie September, says the committee deserves to be taken into confidence about the erroneous payment of R14 million to a student at Walter Sisulu University (WSU).

[SAnews.gov.za] The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training chairperson, Connie September, says the committee deserves to be taken into confidence about the erroneous payment of R14 million to a student at Walter Sisulu University (WSU).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Over R650 Million Redirected to Metros Infrastructure Development

[SAnews.gov.za] In response to rapid urbanisation, the forum of Minister and MECs of Human Settlements (MINMEC) has taken a decision to redirect over R650 million Urban Settlements Development Grant (USDG) to the country’s five metropolitan municipalit…

[SAnews.gov.za] In response to rapid urbanisation, the forum of Minister and MECs of Human Settlements (MINMEC) has taken a decision to redirect over R650 million Urban Settlements Development Grant (USDG) to the country's five metropolitan municipalities.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Does Marikana Really Have 60,000 People?

[GroundUp] On Wednesday, the Western Cape High Court ordered the City of Cape Town to purchase the land on which the Marikana informal settlement is located. In GroundUp reports of this case we usually wrote that 60,000 people live in Marikana. That nu…

[GroundUp] On Wednesday, the Western Cape High Court ordered the City of Cape Town to purchase the land on which the Marikana informal settlement is located. In GroundUp reports of this case we usually wrote that 60,000 people live in Marikana. That number is from the court papers. But a sceptical reader has questioned it, so we tried to do our own estimate.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa