KZN Storm Declared a Provincial Disaster

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal provincial cabinet has officially declared Tuesday’s storm a provincial disaster, following the devastating impact the heavy rains had on several districts across the province.

[News24Wire] The KwaZulu-Natal provincial cabinet has officially declared Tuesday's storm a provincial disaster, following the devastating impact the heavy rains had on several districts across the province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Public Protector Inquiry – Committee Chair Distances Himself From Decision

[News24Wire] The chairperson of the portfolio committee on justice and correctional services has distanced himself from the decision to hold an inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

[News24Wire] The chairperson of the portfolio committee on justice and correctional services has distanced himself from the decision to hold an inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Wanderers Cry Foul Over Tight Fixtures

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Be Forward Wanderers Team Manager, Steven Madeira, has bemoaned the fixtures his club has been given describing them as the most “uneven” he has seen in 20 years.

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Be Forward Wanderers Team Manager, Steven Madeira, has bemoaned the fixtures his club has been given describing them as the most "uneven" he has seen in 20 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Freezes New Permits for Donkey Abattoirs to Protect Animals

[East African] The Kenyan government has temporarily banned the licensing of new donkey abattoirs following revelations that the animals face extinction due to the high demand for their products mainly by China.

[East African] The Kenyan government has temporarily banned the licensing of new donkey abattoirs following revelations that the animals face extinction due to the high demand for their products mainly by China.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

IT Firms to Get Share of Zuckerberg-Backed U.S.$39 Million Fund

[Nation] Zuckerberg-backed start-up, Andela, has raised Sh4.1 billion to boost IT talent in three African countries including Kenya through South Africa-based CRE Ventures.

[Nation] Zuckerberg-backed start-up, Andela, has raised Sh4.1 billion to boost IT talent in three African countries including Kenya through South Africa-based CRE Ventures.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzania Signs Oil Exploration Deal With Uganda

[East African] Tanzania has entered into an agreement with Uganda to help in the search for oil in the Eyasi Wembere Basin and Lake Tanganyika. The two countries already have a crude pipeline deal.

[East African] Tanzania has entered into an agreement with Uganda to help in the search for oil in the Eyasi Wembere Basin and Lake Tanganyika. The two countries already have a crude pipeline deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Free Health Screening for Tsumeb Residents

[New Era] Omuthiya -Residents of Tsumeb received free health screening services that would allow residents with medical conditions they might not know about to seek medical attention without delay. The Ministry of Youth, Sport and National Services (MY…

[New Era] Omuthiya -Residents of Tsumeb received free health screening services that would allow residents with medical conditions they might not know about to seek medical attention without delay. The Ministry of Youth, Sport and National Services (MYSNS) organised the event in conjunction with Tsumeb Youth Forum.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Air Namibia Would-Be Fraudsters Get N$50 000 Bail

[New Era] Windhoek -Two men arrested over a failed bid to divert N$1.1 million from Air Namibia’s bank account into their own accounts were granted bail when they appeared in the Windhoek Magistrate’s Court yesterday.

[New Era] Windhoek -Two men arrested over a failed bid to divert N$1.1 million from Air Namibia's bank account into their own accounts were granted bail when they appeared in the Windhoek Magistrate's Court yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia