Junior Bok Lineup Named for Griquas Clash

[News24Wire] Chean Roux has named a new-look team for the Junior Springboks’ second warm-up match, against the Griquas in Kimberley on Wednesday, as he looks to give all the players in the squad a chance to prove their worth.

[News24Wire] Chean Roux has named a new-look team for the Junior Springboks' second warm-up match, against the Griquas in Kimberley on Wednesday, as he looks to give all the players in the squad a chance to prove their worth.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trans Ethiopia Win Ethiopian Cycling Tour

[Ethiopian Herald] Trans Ethiopia Sport Club wins the current Ethiopian cycling tour that has been organized in connection with the 6th year anniversary of the commencement of the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) and clinched the trophy of the tou…

[Ethiopian Herald] Trans Ethiopia Sport Club wins the current Ethiopian cycling tour that has been organized in connection with the 6th year anniversary of the commencement of the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) and clinched the trophy of the tournament standing first.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ashebir Assumes Olympic Committee Presidency

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Basketball Federation Chief Dr. Ashebir Wolde-Giorgis has been elected Ethiopian Olympic Committee President (EOC), ending Birhane Kedane-Mariam’s long years reign.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Basketball Federation Chief Dr. Ashebir Wolde-Giorgis has been elected Ethiopian Olympic Committee President (EOC), ending Birhane Kedane-Mariam's long years reign.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

GERD Uplifts Ethiopians’ Spirit

[Ethiopian Herald] It has been six years since the construction of The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the eighth largest dam in the world has started. Some 57 per cent of the construction has already been completed so far. The construction of …

[Ethiopian Herald] It has been six years since the construction of The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the eighth largest dam in the world has started. Some 57 per cent of the construction has already been completed so far. The construction of this unique and symbolic project is well in progress and is going on with more tenacity and vigour. The workers are doing their job very seriously day in and day out with more persistence and dynamism.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Did Fracking in Botswana Cause Johannesburg to Tremble?

[Daily Maverick] There’s not enough information to answer that scientifically but one thing that is certain is that to produce gas from coal seams you need to pump out a lot of water that they sit in to let the gas “desorb”. This produced water is usua…

[Daily Maverick] There's not enough information to answer that scientifically but one thing that is certain is that to produce gas from coal seams you need to pump out a lot of water that they sit in to let the gas "desorb". This produced water is usually pumped back into the ground, somewhere nearby and very deep down which has been shown to change the basal pressure underground. And the potential consequences of that? Earthquakes. By JEFFREY BARBEE.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Labour Federation Calls on Zuma to Go

[Daily Maverick] Cosatu’s Central Executive Committee no longer believes that Jacob Zuma is the right man to lead the government or the country, and has officially called for the president to step down. By SIMON ALLISON.

[Daily Maverick] Cosatu's Central Executive Committee no longer believes that Jacob Zuma is the right man to lead the government or the country, and has officially called for the president to step down. By SIMON ALLISON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa