How Cape Town Can Win Support for the Next Round of Water Cuts

[The Conversation Africa] Dams in South Africa’s Cape Town are half of what they were this time last year as the city continues to battle drought. Last year’s shortage gave the city the driest summer in 100 years. Unless Cape Town has a miraculously we…

[The Conversation Africa] Dams in South Africa's Cape Town are half of what they were this time last year as the city continues to battle drought. Last year's shortage gave the city the driest summer in 100 years. Unless Cape Town has a miraculously wet spring, the summer of 2018 seems set to achieve some unfortunate new records.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Education for the Underprivileged

[This Day] Ayodeji Rotinwa writes on one non-profit social development organisation that is working to solve the problem of over 10 million out-of-school children by taking education to their doorsteps.

[This Day] Ayodeji Rotinwa writes on one non-profit social development organisation that is working to solve the problem of over 10 million out-of-school children by taking education to their doorsteps.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Are the Elites Nigeria’s Major Problem?

[This Day] Although this argument appears unending, many analysts believe Nigeria’s staggered growth process was caused mainly by the elites and ruling class who have consistently plundered the nation’s treasury at the expense of her expected developme…

[This Day] Although this argument appears unending, many analysts believe Nigeria's staggered growth process was caused mainly by the elites and ruling class who have consistently plundered the nation's treasury at the expense of her expected development. However, others insist that a nation only gets the leadership it deserves, and that the masses are equally culpable in their apathy and in leaving the elites to run amok in the process of governance. To you, are the elites the major problem of Nigeria's development,

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Monkeypox – Edo Govt Sets Up Situation Room, Releases Emergency Hotlines

[This Day] As part of efforts to prevent the spread of Monkeypox disease to the state, the Edo State Government has released emergency hotlines to the public and established a situation room for monitoring the disease.

[This Day] As part of efforts to prevent the spread of Monkeypox disease to the state, the Edo State Government has released emergency hotlines to the public and established a situation room for monitoring the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Monkey Pox Scourge Spreads to Seven States

[Leadership] The federal government is yet to ascertain that the strange disease which broke out in Bayelsa State and has spread to seven others with a total recorded 33 cases, is actually the dreaded monkey pox.

[Leadership] The federal government is yet to ascertain that the strange disease which broke out in Bayelsa State and has spread to seven others with a total recorded 33 cases, is actually the dreaded monkey pox.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Moves to Criminalise Secret Employment in MDAs

[Leadership] Abuja -The Senate yesterday passed for second reading, a bill for an Act seeking to make it an offence, employment by Ministries, department and Agencies (MDAs) to fill existing vacant positions in federal government offices without advert…

[Leadership] Abuja -The Senate yesterday passed for second reading, a bill for an Act seeking to make it an offence, employment by Ministries, department and Agencies (MDAs) to fill existing vacant positions in federal government offices without advertising the vacancies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CBOs Announces Commencement of Flow of Financial Transfers to Sudan From Abroad

[SNA] Khartoum -The Central Bank of Sudan(SBOS) has announced beginning of flow of banking transfers to Sudan in US dollars via the Sudanese banking system in the wake of revocation of sanctions.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Central Bank of Sudan(SBOS) has announced beginning of flow of banking transfers to Sudan in US dollars via the Sudanese banking system in the wake of revocation of sanctions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan