‘We Fight With Each Other Over Water’: Rivers Run Dry in Mozambique

[Guardian Network] In the absence of basic sanitation, life in rural Mozambique during the dry season involves a relentless cycle of arduous journeys to collect water unfit for drinking. The struggle for survival, which affects young and old alike, put…

[Guardian Network] In the absence of basic sanitation, life in rural Mozambique during the dry season involves a relentless cycle of arduous journeys to collect water unfit for drinking. The struggle for survival, which affects young and old alike, puts those affected at risk of disease and leaves little time for anything else

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Thousands Face Hunger in Southern Districts – Report

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Agricultural Development Division (BLADD) says 32 935 hectares of crops in the divison has been severely hit by the prolonged dry spell; rendering over 129 852 families vulnerable to food insecurity.

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Agricultural Development Division (BLADD) says 32 935 hectares of crops in the divison has been severely hit by the prolonged dry spell; rendering over 129 852 families vulnerable to food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Urged to Prioritise Women On Tenders

[Namibian] The Swapo Party Women’s Council (SPWC) plans to compel government to prioritise women when allocating tenders for development projects, fishing quotas as well as housing and mining ventures.

[Namibian] The Swapo Party Women's Council (SPWC) plans to compel government to prioritise women when allocating tenders for development projects, fishing quotas as well as housing and mining ventures.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Oshakati Maternity Ward Gets a Theatre

[New Era] Oshakati -A new operating theatre at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital maternity ward will reduce complications for both delivering mothers and their unborn children.

[New Era] Oshakati -A new operating theatre at the Oshakati Intermediate Hospital maternity ward will reduce complications for both delivering mothers and their unborn children.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

FC Platinum Bashed in Angola

[New Zimbabwe] FC Platinum’s dream to make a mark in their African Champions league adventure was all but buried at the 11 November Stadium in Angola Sunday after they were handed one of their heaviest defeat of the campaign.

[New Zimbabwe] FC Platinum's dream to make a mark in their African Champions league adventure was all but buried at the 11 November Stadium in Angola Sunday after they were handed one of their heaviest defeat of the campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Elections Body Favours Main Opposition, Ruling Party – Rival Parties

[New Zimbabwe] Some local political parties have accused leading rivals, Zanu PF and the MDC -T, of sideling them when engaging with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on polling processes in the country.

[New Zimbabwe] Some local political parties have accused leading rivals, Zanu PF and the MDC -T, of sideling them when engaging with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on polling processes in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe