Cape Town Needs a New Approach to Manage Water

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town, located in South Africa’s Western Cape, is facing one of its worst droughts in over a century. The city, and southern Africa more broadly, have been experiencing significant water shortages for the last two years th…

[The Conversation Africa] Cape Town, located in South Africa's Western Cape, is facing one of its worst droughts in over a century. The city, and southern Africa more broadly, have been experiencing significant water shortages for the last two years that were not entirely unforeseen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Why Malawi and Tanzania Should Stick to Mediation to Settle Lake Boundary Dispute

[The Conversation Africa] Kent -Tensions about rights to the lake that lies between Tanzania and Malawi have been brought to boiling point yet again. Known to Tanzanians as Lake Nyasa but as Lake Malawi to those across the border, the lake is at the ce…

[The Conversation Africa] Kent -Tensions about rights to the lake that lies between Tanzania and Malawi have been brought to boiling point yet again. Known to Tanzanians as Lake Nyasa but as Lake Malawi to those across the border, the lake is at the centre of a boundary dispute that has simmered for decades. In the latest exchanges, the foreign minister of Malawi has threatened to escalate the dispute to the International Court of Justice in The Hague.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somali Pirates Are Back. Only a Strong State Can Put an End to Their Activities

[The Conversation Africa] Melbourne -The Gulf of Aden has been vulnerable to piracy since 2008 when pirates escalated hijack and ransom attempts on merchant ships. Ransom demands skyrocketed to millions of dollars.

[The Conversation Africa] Melbourne -The Gulf of Aden has been vulnerable to piracy since 2008 when pirates escalated hijack and ransom attempts on merchant ships. Ransom demands skyrocketed to millions of dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Cooper Defies Senate

[The Capitol Times] Margibi County Senator Oscar Cooper could face reprimand from the Liberian Senate for refusing to apologize to his colleagues for allegedly uttering abusive comments in Plenary on Tuesday, June 27.

[The Capitol Times] Margibi County Senator Oscar Cooper could face reprimand from the Liberian Senate for refusing to apologize to his colleagues for allegedly uttering abusive comments in Plenary on Tuesday, June 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

The Allied Health Professionals Council Bill to Be Introduced Into the National Assembly

[Government of Mauritius] Government has agreed to introduce the Allied Health Professionals Council Bill into the National Assembly. The Bill provides for the establishment of the Allied Health Professionals Council of Mauritius.

[Government of Mauritius] Government has agreed to introduce the Allied Health Professionals Council Bill into the National Assembly. The Bill provides for the establishment of the Allied Health Professionals Council of Mauritius.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Mugabe Hands U.S.$1 Million Cheque to AU

[The Herald] Addis Ababa -President Mugabe yesterday presented a $1 million cheque in proceeds from the 2015 cattle donation he pledged towards capacitation of the African Union Foundation as he pressed the call for the AU to be self-financing.

[The Herald] Addis Ababa -President Mugabe yesterday presented a $1 million cheque in proceeds from the 2015 cattle donation he pledged towards capacitation of the African Union Foundation as he pressed the call for the AU to be self-financing.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Call for Mobile Networks in Beitbridge

[The Herald] There is need for the urgent upgrade of communication facilities in Beitbridge District as most people are relying on foreign cellular network providers, an official has said.

[The Herald] There is need for the urgent upgrade of communication facilities in Beitbridge District as most people are relying on foreign cellular network providers, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Can CAPS United Beat Algerian Giants USM Alger?

[The Herald] CAPS United, powered by one of the best attacks in the 2017 CAF Champions League, will have to do what no other club, either domestic or foreign, has managed to do in the past eight months beating Algerian giants USM Alger in their backyar…

[The Herald] CAPS United, powered by one of the best attacks in the 2017 CAF Champions League, will have to do what no other club, either domestic or foreign, has managed to do in the past eight months beating Algerian giants USM Alger in their backyard to clear the final hurdle on Sunday and qualify for the quarter-finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Cosafa Ready for Another Afcon Hosting’

[The Herald] We are delighted to be currently hosting the 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup in South Africa’s North West province and look forward to the potential of more pan-African tournaments being played in our region.

[The Herald] We are delighted to be currently hosting the 2017 COSAFA Castle Cup in South Africa's North West province and look forward to the potential of more pan-African tournaments being played in our region.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe