University to Tackle Water Woes

[Citizen] In the wake of poor supplies from boreholes due to unfavourable weather, the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) will soon embark on a massive water supply project.

[Citizen] In the wake of poor supplies from boreholes due to unfavourable weather, the Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) will soon embark on a massive water supply project.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UN Secretary-General Condemns Killing of Peacekeepers in Mali

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned today’s attack against a convoy of the United Nations mission in northern Mali that killed three Bangladeshi peacekeepers.

[UN News] Secretary-General António Guterres has condemned today's attack against a convoy of the United Nations mission in northern Mali that killed three Bangladeshi peacekeepers.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

PM Allays Fears Over Genocide Negotiations

[New Era] Windhoek -Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila has given assurances that negotiations between the Namibian and Germany governments on the unresolved issue of genocide were continuing and that the public at large will be informed about th…

[New Era] Windhoek -Prime Minister Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila has given assurances that negotiations between the Namibian and Germany governments on the unresolved issue of genocide were continuing and that the public at large will be informed about the outcome of the negotiations once completed.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Refugees Riot Over Food

[Monitor] Adjumani -South Sudanese refugees at Nyumanzi settlement camp on Saturday evening turned rowdy as they protested against food rationing. The refugee agencies had reportedly cut food supplies by half of what is usually given to them.

[Monitor] Adjumani -South Sudanese refugees at Nyumanzi settlement camp on Saturday evening turned rowdy as they protested against food rationing. The refugee agencies had reportedly cut food supplies by half of what is usually given to them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Plan to Deal With Human-Lion Conflict

[New Era] Windhoek -Following recent worrying incidents of human-lion conflict, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) and its partners launched a management plan to deal with such conflict in the northwestern parts of the country.

[New Era] Windhoek -Following recent worrying incidents of human-lion conflict, the Ministry of Environment and Tourism (MET) and its partners launched a management plan to deal with such conflict in the northwestern parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Lady Khama Legacy Lives On

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Lady Khama Charitable Trust (LKCT) continues to improve the lives of Batswana through donations from different companies and organisations.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -The Lady Khama Charitable Trust (LKCT) continues to improve the lives of Batswana through donations from different companies and organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

How is the Voter Registration Exercise Going?

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) last week rolled out the biometric voter registration (BVR) exercise that will see the body coming up with a new voters’ roll by the end of the year.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) last week rolled out the biometric voter registration (BVR) exercise that will see the body coming up with a new voters' roll by the end of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Cordon Off Mirerani Tanzanite Gemstone Area

[Daily News] THE Police Force has with immediate effect positioned its officers in and around Mirerani mines to control activities taking place and restrain any acts of theft of tanzanite gemstones that can only be found around that northern Tanzanian …

[Daily News] THE Police Force has with immediate effect positioned its officers in and around Mirerani mines to control activities taking place and restrain any acts of theft of tanzanite gemstones that can only be found around that northern Tanzanian area.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Former Presidential Aide Says Time Up for Museveni

[Observer] Morrison Rwakakamba, a former presidential aide (research) and vociferous supporter of the ruling NRM, has said the country risks disintegrating if Parliament amends Article 102(b) of the Constitution and removes the upper 75-year age cap fo…

[Observer] Morrison Rwakakamba, a former presidential aide (research) and vociferous supporter of the ruling NRM, has said the country risks disintegrating if Parliament amends Article 102(b) of the Constitution and removes the upper 75-year age cap for presidential candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda