White Rhinos Flown to Botswana to Help Save Species

[Deutsche Welle] Twelve of a group of 100 white rhinos have left South Africa on a plane to Botswana to protect them from poachers. A spokesman for the Rhinos Without Borders group said the animals coped well with their 15-hour trip.

[Deutsche Welle] Twelve of a group of 100 white rhinos have left South Africa on a plane to Botswana to protect them from poachers. A spokesman for the Rhinos Without Borders group said the animals coped well with their 15-hour trip.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Cooperation On the Nile – Cornerstone of Win-Win Approach

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is constructing one of the biggest dams in the world over the Nile, a major north-flowing river. The Nile’s drainage basin, which is 6,853 km long, covers eleven countries in north-eastern Africa. Egypt, which is highly depe…

[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is constructing one of the biggest dams in the world over the Nile, a major north-flowing river. The Nile's drainage basin, which is 6,853 km long, covers eleven countries in north-eastern Africa. Egypt, which is highly dependent on the Nile waters has been repeatedly opposing the project arguing the dam would result in reduction of water and negatively affect its irrigation schemes. There are ongoing dialogues among riparian countries to come up with an accord on the fair exploitation of the Nile

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Teachers, Parents Condemn Condom Distribution Plan for Schools

[Times of Zambia] THE Basic Education Teachers of Zambia (BETUZ) and some concerned parents have roundly condemned the planned distribution of condoms in secondary schools.

[Times of Zambia] THE Basic Education Teachers of Zambia (BETUZ) and some concerned parents have roundly condemned the planned distribution of condoms in secondary schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Opposition Party to Discipline Provincial Leader Over Colonialism Tweets

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance’s Federal Legal Commission (FLC) has recommended that disciplinary action be taken against the Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, following her controversial tweet on colonialism, party leader Mmusi Maimane announce…

[News24Wire] The Democratic Alliance's Federal Legal Commission (FLC) has recommended that disciplinary action be taken against the Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, following her controversial tweet on colonialism, party leader Mmusi Maimane announced on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Grief As Bodies of Kenyan Aid Workers Killed in South Sudan Arrive Home

[Nation] There were emotional scenes at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Saturday as family and friends received bodies of the Kenyan aid workers killed in South Sudan a week ago.

[Nation] There were emotional scenes at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport on Saturday as family and friends received bodies of the Kenyan aid workers killed in South Sudan a week ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Sudan Opens New Aid Corridor to South Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On 26 March, the Sudanese government announced the opening of a new corridor for humanitarian assistance from central Sudan to northern South Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On 26 March, the Sudanese government announced the opening of a new corridor for humanitarian assistance from central Sudan to northern South Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan