Nine Journalists Honoured With African Zimeo Excellence in Media Awards

[Monitor] A total of nine journalists have been honoured with awards at the third edition of the African Media Initiative ZIMEO Excellence in Media in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

[Monitor] A total of nine journalists have been honoured with awards at the third edition of the African Media Initiative ZIMEO Excellence in Media in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Electricity Transmission Firm Warns of Falling-Tree Power Cuts

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC), has told its consumers to brace for rolling power outages, mainly driven by the perennial challenges that come with the rainy season. During the rainy season, the elec…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC), has told its consumers to brace for rolling power outages, mainly driven by the perennial challenges that come with the rainy season. During the rainy season, the electricity infrastructure - particularly cables and poles - is affected usually by falling trees.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Gives Helping Hand On Trafficking

[The Herald] The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has pledged to continue supporting the country in fighting human trafficking. This came out last week during the data collection training and rollout of Trafficking in Persons Taskforces…

[The Herald] The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) has pledged to continue supporting the country in fighting human trafficking. This came out last week during the data collection training and rollout of Trafficking in Persons Taskforces workshop which was held in the capital. UNODC has pledged to support the fight against human trafficking in Zimbabwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Explain Why They Blocked Bobi Wine’s Kiryandongo Music Show

[Monitor] Kampala -Police blocked Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine from holding music concert in Kiryandongo District on grounds that he did not notify them.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police blocked Kyadondo East MP, Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine from holding music concert in Kiryandongo District on grounds that he did not notify them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ethiopian Orthodox Church Calls for Lalibela to Be Saved

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Orthodox church is calling the concerned bodies to save rock-hewn churches of Lalibela. The church is now working stressful with the concerned governmental offices to protect the churches from the expecting accident.

[Ethiopian Herald] The Ethiopian Orthodox church is calling the concerned bodies to save rock-hewn churches of Lalibela. The church is now working stressful with the concerned governmental offices to protect the churches from the expecting accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Khoza Readying to Challenge the Big 3 in 2019 Elections

[News24Wire] Former African National Congress MP Dr Makhosi Khoza says plans are afoot for her to head a merger of various local political parties to contest the 2019 general elections nationally.

[News24Wire] Former African National Congress MP Dr Makhosi Khoza says plans are afoot for her to head a merger of various local political parties to contest the 2019 general elections nationally.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Education Dept ‘Was Warned of Sinking Toilets 10 Years Ago’

[News24Wire] The Department of Basic Education was warned about “sinking toilets” at Mahlodumela Primary School as early as 2004 – ten years before five-year-old Michael Komape fell into a pit toilet and drowned.

[News24Wire] The Department of Basic Education was warned about "sinking toilets" at Mahlodumela Primary School as early as 2004 - ten years before five-year-old Michael Komape fell into a pit toilet and drowned.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Defence Force Union to Lay Criminal Charges Against Brian Molefe

[News24Wire] The South African National Defence Union (Sandu) on Monday said it would this week file criminal charges against former Eskom boss Brian Molefe following his appointment as an honorary colonel of the South African National Defence Force (S…

[News24Wire] The South African National Defence Union (Sandu) on Monday said it would this week file criminal charges against former Eskom boss Brian Molefe following his appointment as an honorary colonel of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa