Council Seeks to Borrow U.S.$100 Million

[The Herald] Harare City Council is seeking permission to borrow $100 million through municipal bonds to finance various service delivery initiatives, which include housing schemes, clinics and a new sewer treatment works.

[The Herald] Harare City Council is seeking permission to borrow $100 million through municipal bonds to finance various service delivery initiatives, which include housing schemes, clinics and a new sewer treatment works.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Solar Project Worth Millions

[Lesotho Times] POWER generation in Lesotho is set for a major boost after the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a US$ 695 500 (M9.1 million) grant towards the development of 20 megawatt (MW) solar Photo Voltaic (PV) plant, the first utility-sca…

[Lesotho Times] POWER generation in Lesotho is set for a major boost after the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a US$ 695 500 (M9.1 million) grant towards the development of 20 megawatt (MW) solar Photo Voltaic (PV) plant, the first utility-scale solar PV project in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Dar Golfers Sparkle

[Daily News] TANZANIA made a promising start towards winning the East African Golf Challenge trophy with seven wins and a draw, in the singles match-play tee off at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club course yesterday.

[Daily News] TANZANIA made a promising start towards winning the East African Golf Challenge trophy with seven wins and a draw, in the singles match-play tee off at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club course yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AFC Beat Tusker to Set Up Perfectly for Gor

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Samuel Ndung’u’s 83rd minute goal handed AFC Leopards a vital 1-0 win over 10-man defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League clash at the Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday, giving them a vital bounce of confidence ahead of …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Samuel Ndung'u's 83rd minute goal handed AFC Leopards a vital 1-0 win over 10-man defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League clash at the Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday, giving them a vital bounce of confidence ahead of this weekend's Mashemeji Derby.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya to Host Regional WTO Talks

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be hosting a dialogue conference on the World Trade Organization accessions for the Greater Horn of Africa on 28-30th August.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be hosting a dialogue conference on the World Trade Organization accessions for the Greater Horn of Africa on 28-30th August.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

#MugabeGate – the People v Mugabe and the Government of South Africa

[Daily Maverick] Gabriella Engels and Afriforum have filed a review application in the Pretoria High court against South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe. The ap…

[Daily Maverick] Gabriella Engels and Afriforum have filed a review application in the Pretoria High court against South Africa's Minister of International Relations and Co-operation Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe. The application seeks to set aside Nkoana-Mashabane's decision to grant diplomatic immunity to Mugabe after she allegedly went on the rampage and assaulted Engels in a Sandton hotel and later slipped out of the country to escape criminal charges. By MARIANNE THAMM.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Khama Honours Sportspersons

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will again confer Botswana Honours and Awards on a number of achievers during independence day.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama will again confer Botswana Honours and Awards on a number of achievers during independence day.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Civil Service College Organised Inclusive Leadership Workshop for Senior Public Officers

[Government of Mauritius] A one-day workshop on Inclusive Leadership for senior Public Officers was held yesterday at the Intercontinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava. The workshop was organised by the Civil Service College, Mauritius in collaboration with the Civil Service College of United Kingdom. The Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr M.C.E Boissézon, was present.

[Government of Mauritius] A one-day workshop on Inclusive Leadership for senior Public Officers was held yesterday at the Intercontinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava. The workshop was organised by the Civil Service College, Mauritius in collaboration with the Civil Service College of United Kingdom. The Minister of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Mr M.C.E Boissézon, was present.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius